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Georgia Southwestern honors the late Jamal Floyd with posthumous degree

by Chelsea Collins Director of Marketing and Communications Department of University Relations  The late Jamal Floyd of Americus ...

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Kim Fuller runs for mayor of Plains

Kim Fuller recently gave an interview on her run for mayor of Plains. Fuller has over 31 years ...

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Area Beat Report May 15, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Burton, Jarrod Lavar (Released to another jail), 46, Holding for Webster ...

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Area Beat Report May 14, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Franks, Gary Mack (In Jail), 39, False Imprisonment/Aggravated Assault/Cruelty to Children ...

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Jason Carter gives update on Jimmy Carter’s Health

Fox 5 recently reported on Jason Carter’s update on his grandfather Jimmy Carter’s health. While speaking at the ...

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Confederate Memorial Service Held at Oak Grove Cemetery

More than two dozen attended the Confederate Memorial Service held in Oak Grove Cemetery by Camp 78 on April ...

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Plains Mayoral Candidate Joey Recker Challenges Ex-Wife’s Residency and Howard responds to Coley Conflict

Latimore mentioned a complaint challenging the address of an elector. “Documents were provided by both parties, as well ...

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Dr. Michelle R. Johnston named president of GSW

The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia (USG) today named Dr. Michelle R. Johnston president ...

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Shooting Victim Airlifted

For Immediate Release No: 2024-03Date: May 14, 2024 Americus Police Department Press Release On May 14th at approximately ...

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Americus Police Department asking for information on shooting

Shooting On May 14th at approximately 3:58 PM officers of the Americus Police Department were dispatched to the ...

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Area Beat Report May 13, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Barnes, Ashley Nicole (In Jail), 39, Probation Violation Franks, Gary Mack ...

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Area Beat Report May 9, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Carter, Elijah Amarau (In Jail), 19, Giving false name, address or ...

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Americus City Manager Diadra Powell Hears Citizen Concerns April 29 th

Americus City Manager Diadra Powell held a discussion open to the public on April 29 th . Terri Crawford ...

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Board of Elections Debates Appropriateness of Facebook Graphic

The Board of Elections met at 4:30 p.m. on May 7th in the Commissioner’s meeting room. May 10th ...

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Area Beat Report May 8, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Bautista, Cesar Jar (In Jail), 25, Cruelty to Children in third ...

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Area Beat Report May 7, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Battle, Nathaniel (Bonded Out), 65, Battery/Obstructing or hindering persons trying to ...

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Dr. Neal Weaver, GSW’s 11th President, bids farewell to campus and Americus community

by Chelsea Collins Director of Marketing and Communications Department of University Relations It has been an incredible honor and ...

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Area Beat Report May 6, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Baker, William (in Jail), 53, Probation Violation Douglas, Calvin Shamon (In ...

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Area Beat Report May 3 through 6, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Angry, Tyrone Emanuel (In Jail), 50, Theft By Shoplifting/Criminal Trespass/Violation of ...

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GSW commencement on May 10, featuring keynote by State Representative Patty Stinson

CHELSEA COLLINS Director of Marketing and Communications Department of University Relations AMERICUS (April 29, 2024) — Georgia Southwestern State ...

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Development Authority Celebrates Growing Industry Community

Press Release by Sumter County Development Authority. Sumter County, GA – April 24, 2024 – Sumter Authority board ...

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Georgia Southwestern signs agreement with Henan Institute of Science and Technology

by Chelsea Collins Director of Marketing and Communications Department of University Relations AMERICUS, GA (April 25, 2024) – Georgia ...

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GSW student entrepreneurs present at second annual Hurricane Pitch competition

by Chelsea Collins Director of Marketing and Communications Department of University Relations   AMERICUS, GA (April 24, 2024) ...

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Ceramics at Georgia Southwestern

Keaton Wynn, Professor of Art History and Ceramics at Georgia Southwestern, gave a tour of the Art Department. ...

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Ethan Wolfe Interviews on run for Commissioner

Ethan Wolfe, Candidate for Commissioner of District 3, gave an interview on April 23rd.  He talked about his ...

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Commissioners Hear from Board of Assessors

The Sumter County Board of Commissioners met on April 17 th . Chairman of the Board of Assessors, ...

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City Council hears Road complaints and honors High Schoolers

The Americus City Council met on April 18 th . Commissioner Jessie Smith addressed the council during citizens ...

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Commissioner’s Meeting Honors Students and Discusses Blight Ordinance

The Sumter County Board of Commissioners discussed several other issues in addition to The Board of Tax Assessors ...

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