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Lady Panthers’ season comes to an end with loss at Central (Macon)

From Staff Reports   MACON – The Sumter County Lady Panthers’ season came to an end Friday, as ...

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Panthers’ season comes to an end with loss to Southwest Macon

AMERICUS –The Sumter County Panthers (SCHS) were hoping to continue their magical run through the playoffs with a ...

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The CEO of The Auditory-Verbal Center Addresses Kiwanis

Debbie Brilling, CEO of the Auditory-Verbal Center, addressed the weekly meeting of Kiwanis at the Georgia Southwestern Campus. ...

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Complaint Lodged Against City Council Member

A complaint was made against Americus Council Member Daryl Dowdell by Clifford Morgan regarding an incident on 01/18/2024. ...

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Sumter County tennis teams earn split at Crisp County

From Staff Reports   CORDELE – The Sumter County boys and girls tennis teams traveled over to Cordele ...

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GSW upsets #10 North Georgia

From Staff Reports   AMERICUS – The Georgia Southwestern State University men’s basketball team (GSW) overcame an eight-point ...

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Lady Jets Defeat Georgia Highlands 101-63

By Pat Peacock   AMERICUS – The South Georgia Technical College Lady Jets jumped out to an early ...

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Lady Panthers get by Thomson in first round of state playoffs

AMERICUS – At the end of the third quarter, the Sumter County Lady Panthers (SCHS) had a 35-28 ...

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Panthers edge out Laney in first round of state playoffs

AMERICUS – The Sumter County Panthers (SCHS) were able to make enough plays down the stretch to edge ...

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Sumter County tennis teams earn sweep of Furlow Charter

AMERICUS – Both the Sumter County boys’ and girls’ tennis teams (SCHS) were able to earns wins over ...

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Southland’s Fisher Britt signs fishing scholarship with Montevallo University

AMERICUS – Another local high school athlete has realized his dream to compete at the next level. Southland ...

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Lady Raiders’ season comes to an end at Terrell Academy

DAWSON, GA – The Southland Academy Lady Raiders (SAR) had their season come to an end Tuesday night, ...

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Desoto Women’s Civic Club

The Desoto Women’s club is 52 years old, marking over a century of service and support to its ...

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Lady Jets take GCAA win over Albany Tech

By Su Ann Bird   AMERICUS – Seventy-one free throws were shot in the South Georgia Technical College Lady ...

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Area Beat Report February 19, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Perez-Mochilum, Antonio (In Jail), 33, Sentenced to serve 72 hours w/ ...

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School Board Hears from Architect Greg Smith

Exemplary Students were as follows: For Pre-K, Dorien Oliver, for Kindergarten, John Horn, for first grade, Aurielle Bridges, ...

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The Kiwanis Club met on the Georgia South Western Campus. International president Katrina Baranko gave the address. She ...

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Commissioners Meeting: Auditing the Auditors

The Sumter County Board of Commissioners met on February the 13th. EMA director Nigel Poole addressed the Board, ...

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School Board hears Middle School Roof and Cannery Updates

Kimothy Hadley presented information on the fall afterschool WIN program, giving the third grade as an example. “Third ...

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Daughters of The American Revolution Award Posthumous Medal of Honor

The Daughters of the American Revolution met in the old Carnegie building to posthumously award the DAR Medal ...