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Area Beat Report June 27

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Dodson, Shalisa Lamonica (In Jail), 35, Financial Transaction-Card Fraud/Theft By Taking-Misdemeanor/Probation ...

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Sumter Cycling to host First Saturday Ride on July 2

From Staff Reports     AMERICUS – Sumter Cycling will be hosting its First Saturday Ride this Saturday, ...

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SGTC POST-Certified Law Enforcement Academy takes 11 weeks to complete

From Staff Reports   AMERICUS – South Georgia Technical College will be offering an 11-week Peace Officers Standards ...

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Nadeen Green and Ned Cone establish scholarship at South Georgia Tech

From Staff Reports   AMERICUS – Nadeen Green and Ned Cone of Atlanta have established a new scholarship ...

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Area Beat Report June 17 to June 27

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Arnett, James Edwards (In Jail), 63, Aggravated Assault Averett, Robert (In ...

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Sumter County BOC votes to unanimously approve FY 2022-23 Budget

AMERICUS – At a special called meeting of the Sumter County Board of Commissioners (BOC) on Monday, June ...

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South Georgia Technical College holds High School Equivalency graduation ceremony

From Staff Reports   AMERICUS – South Georgia Technical College held its 2022 Summer High School Equivalency graduation ...

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Sumter County Board of Commissioners discusses FY 2022-23 Budget at its June regular meeting

AMERICUS – At its monthly regular meeting on Tuesday, June 21 at the Sumter County Courthouse, the Sumter ...

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Grandmother and granddaughter enroll in SGTC Culinary Arts program

From Staff Reports   AMERICUS – Nearly 45 years of life experiences separate Alice Bridges and her granddaughter, ...

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Furlow Charter School Hires Elisa A. Falcó as Principal

Americus, GA – Furlow Charter School (FCS) is excited to announce Elisa A. Falcó as Principal for the ...

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Area Beat Report June 17 to June 20

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Bradley Deandrian Shavon (Sentenced), 28, Sentenced to five days Dice, Corey ...

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County Board of Commissioners approves agreement between Sumter County and Gold Star EMS, LLC for emergency ambulance services

AMERICUS – At its monthly work session on Tuesday, June 14, the Sumter County Board of Commissioners (BOC) ...

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Area Beat Report June 15

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Bell, Aaron Bernard (In Jail), 26, Bench Warrant Jordan, Dewain Malik ...

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Basketball action in Dwight Harris summer league continues to heat up

AMERICUS – While the temperature outside continues to heat up, the action inside the Ninth Grade Academy gymnasium ...

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SGTC Graduate returns to speak to Cosmetology students

From Staff Reports   AMERICUS – South Georgia Technical College (SGTC) graduate Janice Goodin visited with SGTC Cosmetology ...

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Kynslee Collins to Take Part in Envision’s National Youth Leadership Forum: Pathways to STEM

Staff Reports AMERICUS, GA – This summer, Kynslee Collins of Americus will join outstanding elementary school students from across ...

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Sumter County High School class of 2022 Valedictorian invited to State Capitol

Staff Reports Each year the Governor of Georgia, Governor Brian P. Kemp, invites the graduating class top scholars ...

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New projects for GSW Athletics kick off thanks to fundraising success

By Chelsea Collins   AMERICUS – Construction and renovation is underway on multiple capital improvement projects for the ...

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GSW Youth Summer Camp Schedule

From Staff Reports AMERICUS – The Georgia Southwestern State University Department of Athletics has a summer full of ...

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Blood Drive to be held June 21 at South Georgia Technical College

From Staff Reports   AMERICUS – The American Red Cross will conduct a blood drive on Tuesday, June ...