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  1. Flexibility key for Worth's CarlsonRead the original story

    Yesterday | Tifton Gazette

    ... research," Carlson said. Extension has played a starring role in Carlson's life since 1996 when he started in Irwin County as an agent in training. After two years, Carlson moved to Tift County where he served five years working with 4-H livestock ...

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  2. Ben McMahanRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Tifton Gazette

    ... Ben was born Aug. 10, 1985 in Adel to Dr. Howard C. and Janet Miller McMahan. He spent most of his life in Irwin County. He was a 2004 graduate of Irwin County High School where he played baseball and golf and wrestled. He attended Valdosta State ...

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  3. Dustin Kidd charged in Irwin school situationRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Tifton Gazette

    Dustin Kidd, a 17-year-old former student at the school, is being held at the Irwin County Detention Center following a disturbance at Irwin County High School Tuesday.

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  4. School lock down suspect identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WALB-TV Albany

    We now know the name of a teen who was arrested after police say he brought gun on the campus if Irwin County High School prompting a lock down.

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  5. Possible Facebook dispute leads to Irwin County schools lockdownRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Tifton Gazette

    What appeared to be a Facebook confrontation led to both Irwin County High School and Irwin County Elementary School being locked down for most of Tuesday.

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  6. Monday storms bring two tornadoes to Georgia and FloridaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | WFXL-TV Fox 31

    ... least two tornadoes. The National Weather Service office in Tallahassee after physically surveying locations in Irwin County, Georgia and Leon County, Florida has confirmed two tornadoes from Monday's thunderstorms. In Irwin County Georgia near the ... 1 comment

  7. Storms leave a trail of damage in Irwin CountyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | WFXL-TV Fox 31

    A path of damage has been left behind in Ocilla after severe thunderstorms rolled through Southwest Georgia Monday afternoon.

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  8. Clean up underway in Irwin Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | WALB-TV Albany

    Severe weather caused damage in Irwin County. The National Weather Service will decide Tuesday morning if there's enough evidence of a possible tornado for them to send out a survey team.

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  9. Possible tornado strikes Irwin CountyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Tifton Gazette

    A possible tornado struck Irwin County Monday afternoon. The area affected was off of Five Bridges Road in Irwin County, near the Brushy Creek Church on Poppy Road.

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  10. Tornado touches down as afternoon warnings escalateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | WALB-TV Albany

    During the tornado warnings Monday afternoon, Irwin County Deputies and Department of Transportation officials reported a tornado on the ground southwest of Ocilla.

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  11. Janice H. CarlisleRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Tifton Gazette

    ... Hudson of Ocilla and the late Othella Hudson. She lived in the area all of her life and graduated from Irwin County High School in 1963. She attended Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College and earned her Bachelor's degree in home economics and child ...

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  12. Nobles getting accustomed to Irwin redRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Tifton Gazette

    ... was always around purple and gold. But things have changed for Nobles since he became the head coach of the Irwin County Indians - he now has a penchant for red. "Being a Florida Gators fan, I jokingly told someone I can love red as long as there is ...

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  13. Rants & Raves - March 26Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Tifton Gazette

    ... and honest and they went the extra mile humbly. They came all the way from Colquitt County to nearly Irwin County line to service my septic problems. Money well spent. God bless them. Congratulations to the students participating in the SkillsUSA ...

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  14. Long County students honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | The Coastal Courier

    ... one's ears. The high school's literary team also participated in the Region 2-AA literary meet March 6 in Irwin County, bringing home three ribbons. In dramatic interpretation, Skyla Moody placed fourth in the girls' division and Christian Dasher ...

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  15. Paulk Vineyards is an Irwin County institutionRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | Tifton Gazette

    Paulk Vineyards was started by Jacob Paulk in the 1950s and continues to grow and thrive in Irwin County.

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  16. Edna Ruth AycockRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | Tifton Gazette

    ... be held at 2 p.m. today in the chapel of Lovein Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Springhill Cemetery in Irwin County. Mrs. Aycock was born Jan. 23, 1940 in Ocilla to the late Robert DeBerry and the late Mattie Spicer. She was a homemaker and ...

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  17. Spread the Word - March 7Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Tifton Gazette

    ... more information call 229-567-4008. GLADYS COMMUNITY - Little Flock Missionary Baptist Church, located between Irwin County and Berrien County line, will hold a pastoral installation service at 3 p.m. March 9 for the Rev. Richard Denning. ...

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  18. Buddy Nobles is new head Irwin County head football coachRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Tifton Gazette

    The Irwin County Board of Education approved the hiring of Buddy Nobles, an assistant at Coffee High, as the new head Irwin County High football coach.

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  19. Jefferson Davis capture site park threatened by funding catch-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia a month earlier. According to the History of Irwin County , Confederate president Jefferson Davis , along with his family and a party of escorts, held the Confederacy's last cabinet ...

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  20. Hollis Lee McEntyreRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Tifton Gazette

    Hollis Lee McEntyre, 57, of Irwin County, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at his residence.

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