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SGTC Board members support SGTC Jets Booster Club Sparky Reeves Golf Classic

By Su Ann Bird   AMERICUS – South Georgia Technical College Board of Directors member Michael Coley was ...

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South Georgia Technical College Student Government Association meets, plans activities

By Su Ann Bird   AMERICUS – The South Georgia Technical College Student Government Association (SGA) recently held ...

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Sumter County Football Staff Member Tests Positive for COVID-19

From the Sumter County High School Athletic Department   AMERICUS – Sumter County Schools and the Sumter County ...

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Academic performance declines and voting gets complicated

Nichole Buchanan, the General Manager of the Americus Times Recorder, indicated with over 1800 votes counted, Dr. Rene ...

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GSW voted #1 “Best Place to Work” in Sumter County

By Chelsea Collins, GSW Director of Marketing and Communications   AMERICUS – Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) was ...

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State Experts Convene for Albany Food Workshop

ALBANY, GA- The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center is bringing food experts to Southwest Georgia for ...

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GSW Celebrates 115th Birthday

By Chelsea Collins, GSW’s Director of Marketing and Communications   AMERICUS – Georgia Southwestern State University is celebrating ...

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Attention Service Academy Candidates! Nomination deadline fast approaching

Attention Service Academy Candidates! West Point Annapolis Air Force Academy Coast Guard Academy Merchant Marine Academy If you ...

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Ian Roberts honored with council appointment

Staff Reports Sumter County High School senior Ian Roberts has been selected to serve as a member of ...

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Furlow Governing Board updates pandemic plan

The Furlow Governing Board held their monthly meeting September 21 at 6:00 p.m. with all eight board members ...

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Board of Education voting indicates opposing views

The Sumter County Board of Education (BOE) met for their regular meeting on September 9, 2021. Before the ...

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Sumter County BOE votes on interim superintendent and face coverings

The Sumter County Board of Education (BOE) voted to name Walter Knighton as Interim Superintendent for Sumter County ...

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Board of Education hears options on a superintendent search

The Sumter County Board of Education (BOE) set the agenda for September’s voting meeting on Monday, September 7, ...

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In-Person learning return plan for Sumter County Schools

Release from Sumter County Schools dated: 9/1/21 Attention Sumter County High School Students and Parents Students will return ...

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Furlow Charter School’s middle and high school scholars to utilize distance learning

Furlow Charter School’s (FCS) middle and high schools will be utilizing distance learning until August 31, 2021. FCS ...

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Sumter County BOE votes on COVID related protocol

The Sumter County Board of Education (BOE) has unanimously voted to require face coverings/masks for all students, staff, ...

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Sumter County Board of Education to take up the discussion of face coverings and virtual learning options

The Sumter County Board of Education will hold a called meeting, Thursday, August 19, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. ...

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Furlow Charter School Governing Board reduces graduation requirements

Furlow Charter School’s Governing Board held their monthly meeting Wednesday, August 17th with six of the seven board ...

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Sumter County Schools to close Pre-K through 8th grade

Press Release We are closely monitoring the daily and weekly changes that accompany the scientific and medical recommendations ...

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Furlow Governing Board approves phased pandemic plan

The Furlow Charter School Governing Board held a called meeting Thursday, August 12 at 5:30 p.m. to discuss ...

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Dr. Choates renders resignation and BOE votes on mandating mask use

Sumter County Board of Education (BOE) held their regular voting meeting on 8.12.21. After hearing from a parent ...

BREAKING NEWS

Dr. Torrance Choates will not seek contract renewal

Dr. Torrance Choates, Superintendent of Sumter County Schools (SCS) has announced he will not be seeking another contract ...

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Board of Education questions back to school plan

The Sumter County Board of Education met for their work session on Monday, 8.9.21. Initial business included receiving ...

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A letter from Dr. Kristin Collier on the new school year

Dear Administration, Teachers, Parents and Students: I am writing this letter as a medical professional here in Sumter ...

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Sumter County Schools: Join the celebration!

It was a celebration of something new. It was an invitation to be a living and breathing piece ...

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Board of Education accepts Choates’ recommendation on use of masks

The Sumter County Board of Education (BOE) held a called meeting today, 8.3.21, to take action regarding the ...

DEVELOPING NEWS

Sumter County Board of Education votes to continue virtual learning into 2021-22

The Sumter County Board of Education (BOE) held a called meeting on Monday, July 26, 2021. The meeting ...

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Southland Summer Camp

Recently, Southland campers attended the Woodworking Shop camp and completed several woodworking projects during the week—start to finish! Not ...

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