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Area Beat Report April 15, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Greene, Javonta Keshawn (In Jail), 23, Child molestation/Statutory Rape Lawson, Samuel ...

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Sisters Act Out

The Sisters Act was held at The Clarence Jordan Center on April 12th, 7 p.m. The act helped ...

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Sumter County Humane Society Minutes

Minutes by Blue Argo January 29, 2024, 5:15 p.m. Minutes, Board of Directors Meeting Members Present: Blue Argo, ...

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Aprende a hablar inglés gratis en Americus

Comunicado de Prensa por Bethany Greeley. Los residentes del condado de Sumter que no hablan inglés pueden asistir ...

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GSW student groups roll up their sleeves make a difference on Spring Break

GSW Press Release: AMERICUS, GA (March 28, 2024) – Two student groups from Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) ...

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Sumter County Board of Education retreat scheduled

The Sumter County Board of Education will hold a retreat on Monday, March 25, 2024, at 5:30 pm. ...

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Golden Gourmet OSHA Report on Accident Leading to Tony Lee Stafford’s Death

More details have surfaced as to why Golden Gourmet did not report the workplace accident to OSHA that ...

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The Downtown Development Authority Discusses Parking Problems

The Downtown Development Authority met on March 12th. Mainstreet Director Qaijuan Willis gave the finance report, with current ...

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Area Beat Report March 5, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Arnold, John Edward (Bonded Out), 53, Speeding/Driving while license suspended or ...

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Principle Elisa Falco addressed those gathered on Rosalynn Carter. “I admired her work throughout my life and consider ...

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Area Beat Report March 1 through 3, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Braye, Laquintin Lavez (In Jail), 22, conspiracy to commit a felony ...

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Area Beat Report February 29, 20204

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Braye, Laquintin Lavez (In Jail), 32, Conspiracy to commit a felony ...

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Area Beat Report February 28, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Burnam, Ronald James (In Jail), 39, Hold for Macon County Hubbard, ...

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Trinity Poague Makes $75,000 Bond

Trinity Poague, former member of the Jimmy Carter Leadership program and Georgia Southwestern student, was bonded out on ...

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Commissioner’s Meeting Hears of Elected Officials with Unrecorded Account Activity

The Sumter County Board of Commissioners met February 20th. The following 5-year employees were recognized: James Littlefield, Jr, ...

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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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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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Scoops Ice Cream

Scoops Ice Cream is set to open on 122 North Jackson Street no later than the 29th, with ...

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Area Beat Report February 14, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Brown, David Lyndale (In Jail), 44, Probation Violation Harris, Algemean Antonia ...

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Area Beat Report February 8, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Beal, Kenytra Kenerea (In Jail), 24, Simple Battery Davis , Timothy ...

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First Friday Americus to Host 7th Annual Chili Crawl Cook-off Downtown

PRESS RELEASE Americus Main StreetJennifer English, Program Coordinator Americus, Ga., January 30, 2024 — On Friday, February 2, ...

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Martin Luther King Jr. Service Held at Friendship Baptist Church

A service for Martin Luther King Jr. Day was held at Friendship Baptist Church. Several sororities and fraternities ...

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Area Beat Report January 18, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Boone, Raquan Jamal (In Jail), 23, Theft By Taking/Simple Battery/Driving while ...

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The January 16th Board of Commissioners meeting held the yearly vote for Chair and Vice chair. Commissioner Jessie ...

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Mayor LE “Boze Godwin” Resigns

The Plains City Council met on January the 18th. The City Council heard an update from the Baldwin ...

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Phoebe Celebrates MLK Day

Press Release From Phoebe Albany, Ga. – Phoebe Putney Health System commemorated the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday ...

Retiring County Administrator Rayetta Volley Poses with Commissioners. Photo Credit Nigel Poole.

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County Administrator Rayetta Volley’s Retirement Party Held in Court Room A

Dozens from across the County gathered in courtroom A to give a warm farewell to retiring County Administrator ...

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County Commissioners Hear Public Transportation Funds Match and Proposal for Two-Party Check System for Financial Accountability

In addition to the recognition presented to Dr. Shirley Latimore and the vote on the Board of Elections, ...

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