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  1. Big experience edge for Florida State in opener against Oklahoma StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Florida Times-Union

    Oklahoma State head coach Mike Gundy runs onto the field before the start of an NCAA college football game between Oklahoma State and Oklahoma in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.


  2. Ex-UGA football player among Chattahoochee County superintendent finalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 |

    ... degree in educational leadership from Valdosta State University in 2001. * Pollard was principal of Atkinson County High School in Pearson, Ga., before leaving in May. He perhaps is better known as Al Pollard, the starting fullback on the University ...


  3. Most Southeast Georgia schools reopening next weekRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... roads again next week as most systems in the region resume classes. Ware, Brantley, Pierce, Appling and Atkinson county schools will open Monday followed by most of the other systems within three days. McIntosh County, however, is not opening until ...


  4. Midstate college leaders support sexual assault billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Macon Telegraph

    The proposed legislation, which would require colleges to survey students about the issue of sexual assault on campus, would bring more awareness to the issue and help colleges increase prevention efforts, local campus leaders say.


  5. TomatoJam at South City Kitchen in ViningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 |

    Beginning Thursday, August 7th, and running through Saturday, August 16th, South City Kitchen Vinings will offer an exclusive tomato-centric menu in addition to the regular dinner menu so you can eat all the tomatoes or just a few.


  6. Man still loose after officer shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    A manhunt is still happening for a man who shot a Douglas Police officer after an armed robbery.


  7. Bromley Cross church hosts retro activities to mark 175th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 |

    Dressed as "Land Girls" and serving in the "tea room" are, from left, Jessica Morris, Gemma Pearson, Georgia Wood, Jenny Lay and Emma Birch CHRIST Church Walmsley, with St Andrew's Bromley Cross , hosted a series of retro activities to mark its 175th birthday.


  8. Valdosta trio arrested for burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | WFXL-TV Fox 31

    ... an investigation. The items have been recovered and officials say that they learned the items were going to Atkinson County to be sold. During the course of the investigation, they have been linked to other burglaries including ones on Knights ...


  9. Three arrested in Lowndes burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... They were all charged with first degree burglary. Investigators discovered that the items had been taken to Atkinson County where they were to be sold, but they recovered them. Investigators were also able to link the trio to other burglaries both ...


  10. Ms. Morris and Mr. Pearson to wed June 7Read the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Baxley News-Banner

    Joffre and Angela Morris of Baxley are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Allie Jocelyn, to John Edward "Eddie" Pearson, the son of John and Tina Pearson of Baxley.


  11. Police Report - 5-24-14; A man told police he received a fraudulent check.Read the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies.


  12. Hogansville police chief candidates chosenRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | LaGrange Daily News

    The final four candidates for Hogansville's police chief have been chosen and will have a chance to meet and greet with residents at a forum May 15. In an initial plan, City Manager James Woods had said the 32 applicants would be narrowed down to three, but two of the final four candidates were so close in an assessment scoring by the Georgia ... (more)


  13. Tide baseball team finishes season at .500Read the original story

    May 2, 2014 | The Coastal Courier

    The Long County High School baseball team wrapped up its season by losing to Atkinson County, 5-1, on April 23 in Ludowici.


  14. Josephine FordRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2014 | Tifton Gazette

    ... Visitation will be held from 7 until 9 p.m. today at Lovein Funeral Home. She was born March 1, 1920 in Atkinson County to the late Millard Luke and the late Tressie Rowe. She was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church. ...


  15. Tide girls win, boys loseRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | The Coastal Courier

    Playing in Pearson on Tuesday, the Long County High School girls' soccer team continued its winning ways by beating Atkinson County, 10-0.


  16. Long County sweeps Bryan County from ...Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | The Coastal Courier

    ... the Lady Tide posts a 5-4 mark. The Blue Tide sits at 3-6. Both teams are back on the field Tuesday in Atkinson County. When the schools faced each other last month in Ludowici, the Lady Tide won, 10-0, while the Blue Tide lost a heartbreaker 1-0. ...


  17. Blue Tide drop close one to Atkinson ...Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | The Coastal Courier

    The Long County High School baseball team lost a tough region game to Atkinson County, 6-5, on Tuesday in Pearson.


  18. Coaching search, cleaning out inboxRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | Bryan County News

    ... County 6-5 earlier this month. The Lady Redskins, some of whom are seen in the photo above, fell 2-1 to Atkinson County in a match last week. The girls apparently remain winless but are getting closer to pulling one out. Rome, as they say, wasn't ...


  19. An Atkinson County arrest photo of 31 year-old Brian Keith MancilRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... a hunting rifle at a woman while driving on the highway early Monday morning. He is being held in the Atkinson County jail. Deputies say 31 year-old Brian Keith Mancil was riding with 38 year-old Frederick Lee Dillingham on US 82 when they pulled in ...


  20. Long drops game to MetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | The Coastal Courier

    ... important region game. Results for that game will be in Wednesday's Courier. Tuesday, the Blue Tide takes on Atkinson County in Pearson. The Rebels are 8-5 overall and 3-4 in the region. That game begins at 5:30 p.m. Go to to ...