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Sumter County Board of Commissioners passes numerous approvals at its July Work Session

AMERICUS – At its monthly work session on Tuesday, July 12, the Sumter County Board of Commissioners unanimously ...

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Area Beat Report July 7 to July 13

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Daniels, Daquarius Jonae (Bonded Out), 25, Theft By Taking – Misdemeanor ...

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Former UGA star, NFL vet Leonard Pope to distribute food boxes to kids at Beautiful Minds Clubhouse

From Staff Reports   AMERICUS – Americus native, former UGA standout and NFL veteran Leonard Pope will be ...

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Americus agrees to remain at current rate for LOST collection

Sumter County and its municipalities met on July 11, 2022, to further negotiate the amount of Local Options ...

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Area Beat Report July 11

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Allen, Rodrequicge Latreyveon (In Jail), 21, Probation Violation Brown, Jakyrah Nicole ...

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Area Beat Report July 8 to July 11

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary •Barnette, David Lawrence (In Jail), 31, City Bench Warrant Capps. Anthony ...

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Area Beat Report July 7

Americus PD Media Incident Reports 7/7 123 Linnie St. at 2:41 p.m., Simple Assault 609G Eastview Circle at ...

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Meyers takes first place in Best in Show at SGTC Car Show

From Staff Reports AMERICUS – Larry Meyers took first place in the Best in Show Car category as ...

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Area Beat Report July 6

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Plunkett,Joseph Kevin (In Jail), 56, Criminal Trespass Sims, Tony Fitzgerald (Bonded ...

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Area Beat Report July 5 to July 6

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Asgbasi, Emmanuel Okwy (Bonded Out), 63, Failure to Appear Seymore, Joshuah ...

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Area Beat Report July 1 to July 5

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Baisden, Nyesha Jeny (In Jail), 28, Illegal possession of controlled substance/DUI-Alcohol/Marijuana ...

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Area Beat Report June 28 and June 30

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Serrano, Lavonne Michelle (Charges Dismissed), 41, Probation Violation Vierya, Benjamin Carlos ...

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SGTC Horticulture Students Attend the GGIA Trade show

From Staff Reports   DULUTH, GA – South Georgia Technical College Horticulture students Jordan Jones and Charles Collins ...

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SGTC WIOA nursing graduate returns to say “Thank you”

From Staff Reports   AMERICUS – South Georgia Technical College and the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) ...

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South Georgia Tech and DeVry University to Offer Graduates a Seamless Transfer Pathway

From Staff Reports   AMERICUS – South Georgia Technical College (SGTC) is helping its graduates continue their education ...

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SGTC’s Kimberly Sadecky takes bronze medal at National SkillsUSA

From Staff Reports   ATLANTA – South Georgia Technical College’s Kimberly Sadecky of Montezuma took third place and ...

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Area Beat Report June 28

Americus PD Media Arrest Summary Johnson, Ida Lee, 41, Disorderly Conduct Serrano, Lavonne Mitchell, 43, Warrant Executed Westbrook, ...

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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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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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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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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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