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Local News

Americus Mayor and City Council Hold Regular Monthly Meeting on June 18, 2020

By:  Tracy K. Hall Americus Mayor and City Council held their regular meeting on Thursday, 6.18.20 at 6pm. All members were present. Two guests made ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:13 pm

Columns

“Very Relieved that the Primaries are Over”, Pres. Carter Earns 1980 Delegate Majority

By:  D. Jason Berggren Note: D. Jason Berggren is an associate professor of political science at Georgia Southwestern State University. This is the seventh article ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:11 pm

Columns

Part 3: An Americus lynching: The lost counternarrative

By:  Evan Kutzler evan.kutzler@gsw.edu   Vagrant. Drunk. Killer. These images became central to the dominant white narrative in 1913 and remain so today. In 2018 ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:48 am

community

Inaugural Peacemaker Award Presented to Furlow Scholar

By:  Laura Bauer The Mattie J.T. Stepanek Foundation presented its inaugural Peace Certified School Peacemaker Award to Charles M. Cornell, Furlow Charter School Class of ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:32 am

Obituaries

Mrs. Crystal G. Carnes: June 22, 2020

Mrs. Crystal G. Carnes age 67, of Andersonville, passed away Monday, June 22, 2020 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Tuesday, June 23, 2020 3:54 pm

community

Faces of COVID-19 in Sumter County

Our Hands, Our Homecoming BY:  Tracy K. Hall I love the little ditty we learn as children about church. You’ve done it before. By simply ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Saturday, June 20, 2020 7:43 am

education

Sumter County Schools Return-to-School Survey for parents

From Sumter County Schools June 18, 2020 As we plan for the start of the 2020-2021 school year, we are considering several options with the ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Friday, June 19, 2020 11:56 am

Religion

Community prayer box is ready to accept prayers at Leslie United Methodist Church

Submitted by:  Cindy Pryor The prayer box is located  to the left of the front steps and is available for anyone who would like to ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Friday, June 19, 2020 11:50 am

Columns

Part 2: An Americus lynching. The law of Cotton Avenue.

By: Evan A. Kutzler evan.kutzler@gsw.edu   The arrests on Cotton Avenue were designed to be visible. On Wednesday, September 18, 1912, at 3 p.m., Police ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Wednesday, June 17, 2020 1:53 pm

education

Todd Vickery named Principal of Sumter County Middle School

From: Sumter County Schools Americus, Ga. — The Sumter County Board of Education has voted to hire Mr. Todd Vickery, Assistant Principal at Americus Sumter High School ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Monday, June 15, 2020 10:40 am

Public records

Notice from Sumter County Supervisor of Elections

NOTICE:  SUMTER COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS CALLED MEETING MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2020 at 1:00 PM The Sumter County Board of Elections has called for a ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Friday, June 12, 2020 3:43 pm

Obituaries

Donald Melvin Tye: April 21, 2020 and Cynthia Lou Tye: April 23, 2020

Donald Melvin Tye passed away on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, followed by his beloved wife Cynthia Lou (Finch) Tye on Thursday, April 23, 2020. Donald ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Friday, June 12, 2020 2:27 pm

Obituaries

Karyn Bates McMath Bacon: June 9, 2020

Karyn Bates McMath Bacon, age 38, passed away at home on June 9, 2020. A private family memorial service will be held Saturday, June 13 ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Friday, June 12, 2020 2:19 pm

News Main

Georgia upgrades program to allow grocery delivery

Release from Georgia DFCS ATLANTA—Georgia is now one of 36 states that allows citizens who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits to order groceries ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Thursday, June 11, 2020 8:27 am

Columns

An Americus Lynching:  Part 1: Facing South on Cotton Avenue

Evan A. Kutzler June 7, 2020 Evan.kutzler@gsw.edu   Daniel Stallings, his wife, Maggie, and his stepson, Charles, offer a fresh look at an old tragedy. ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Wednesday, June 10, 2020 6:30 pm

News Main

Release from Sumter County Emergency Management: Courthouse opening Monday June 15, 2020

From:  Sumter County Emergency Management Reopening of the Sumter County Courthouse SUMTER COUNTY, GEORGIA – The Sumter County Courthouse will be reopening with provisions on ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Monday, June 8, 2020 3:16 pm

Obituaries

Mr. Donald Pruim: June 6, 2020

Mr. Donald Pruim age 86 of Leslie, passed away Saturday, June 06, 2020 at Country Gardens Assisted Living in Butler, GA. Graveside services will be ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Monday, June 8, 2020 8:29 am

Gallery

Sumter County’s peaceful demonstration for #blacklivesmatter

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by Nichole Buchanan, Saturday, June 6, 2020 12:48 pm

community

Faces of COVID-19 in Sumter County

      Breathe, Just Breathe Tracy K. Hall Tonja Dotson grew up with a couple of cousins and a grandfather who suffered from asthma. ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Saturday, June 6, 2020 8:44 am

Obituaries

Mr. Charlie M. Daniels Jr.: June 5, 2020

Mr. Charlie M. Daniels Jr. age 82, of Americus, passed away Friday, June 5, 2020 at Phoebe Sumter Hospital. Graveside services will be held at ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Friday, June 5, 2020 1:51 pm

Obituaries

Joseph Wiley “Toby” Reid, Sr.: June 3, 2020

World War II U.S. Army Veteran Joseph Wiley “Toby” Reid, Sr. died peacefully in his sleep on June 3, 2020, at Magnolia Manor in Americus, ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Friday, June 5, 2020 1:49 pm

Obituaries

Shane Adkinson: May 31, 2020

Shane Adkinson, age 50, of Midland, passed away Sunday, May 31, 2020 at Piedmont Columbus Midtown. He was born on May 25, 1970 in Ft. ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Tuesday, June 2, 2020 11:58 am

Obituaries

Ms. Diana Ella Carr: May 23, 2020

Ms. Diana Ella Carr age 72 of Americus, passed away May 23, 2020 at her residence. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Tuesday, June 2, 2020 11:54 am

Public records

Furlow Charter School Called Meeting

Furlow Charter School will have a Called Meeting via teleconference on Monday, June 1, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. To join the meeting, the public should call the ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Monday, June 1, 2020 8:12 am

News Main

Faces of COVID-19 in Sumter County

Americus-Sumter HS Valedictorian Joyabhishek Charles shares his senior year experience amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic By Ken Gustafson For all high school seniors across the country, ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Saturday, May 30, 2020 8:24 am

Obituaries

Mrs. Sadie Gunnels Hamric

Mrs. Sadie Gunnels Hamric passed away peacefully at Bolingreen Nursing facility in Macon, GA, at the age of 93. Mrs. Gunnels Hamric was born in ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Friday, May 29, 2020 12:48 pm

Obituaries

Mrs. Rose Eugenia McClain Smith: May 27, 2020

Mrs. Rose Eugenia McClain Smith age 90 of Americus, Passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Friday, May 29, 2020 12:34 pm

Columns

Except D.C., Carter Victorious in May, “We Won All the Elections”

By:  Jason Berggren Note: D. Jason Berggren is an associate professor of political science at Georgia Southwestern State University. This is the sixth article in ... Read more

by Nichole Buchanan, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 11:44 am

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