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Sumter County Commissioners Hear of Reduced Revenue from Utilities

The Sumter County Board of Commissioners met at the Court House on April 9th 2024. They heard a ...

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Rock Hill Park Ribbon Cutting

Council member Kelvin Pless grilled hamburgers for the community, and Commissioners’ Jessie Smith and Clay Jones mingled with ...

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First Friday Prepares for The Craft Beer and Glass Blowing Festival

Saxophone music emanated from The Spot, as kids and young adults ate Scoops Ice-cream up and down Jackson ...

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Hot Glass and Craft Beer Festival

The Hot Glass and Craft Beer Festival, one of the biggest events orchestrated by Mainstreet, was held April ...

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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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47 Minutes: A Book Review

Local author Jon D. Marsh sets a brisk pace with every event in his novella spanning 47 minutes. ...

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Sumter County Violence Prevention Youth Summit

The Sumter County Violence Prevention Youth Summit was held at the South Georgia Technical College Gym. Students from ...

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March 2024 Marriages

Quatavious Jerod married Jakira Monique Taylor on 3/15/24. Fiteau Orelus married Rosemanie Salomon on 3/15/24. Michael Jerome married ...

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Magistrate Cleveland’s Company EVinfinite files suit against Simmons Land Company

Magistrate Cleveland’s company, EVinfinite, has filed a complaint against Simmons Land Company after buying property at 200 Cotton ...

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Missing Child Letia Greene Found Deceased in Pond

Letia Greene, a 13-year-old student at Sumter Intermediate School, was found deceased at 320 Arch Helms Road. She ...

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Teen Maze Held at Ignite College and Career Academy

Betty Suggs, work-based learning system coordinator and co-director of Teen Maze talked about its importance. Suggs told how ...

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Bishop Reverend Reginald T. Jackson comes to Allen Chapel for 128th Conference

Allen Chapel held the 128th Conference of the South Georgia Association of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. It ...

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Community Action Council Discusses Energy Assistance Delays

The Community Action Council met in Auditorium B of the Flint River Energies Building in Reynolds Georgia on ...

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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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GSW President Neal Weaver takes on new presidency at university in Texas

AMERICUS, GA (March 19, 2024) – Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) President Neal Weaver, Ph.D., has been named president at ...

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The Dogwood Days Antique Show

The Dogwood Days Antique show began on the 15th at the Leslie Civics Center. The three day show ...

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Science on the Farm Held at Sumter County Fairgrounds

6th through 8th grade students poured into the Sumter County Fairgrounds for Science on the Farm on March ...

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Pi Day Celebrated at Furlow Charter School

Furlow Charter School celebrated Pi Day on March the 14th. Patti Howell teaches a variety of high school ...

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Schley County Spelling Bee

Press Release: Schley County Middle School held their annual Spelling Bee sponsored by the Americus Kiwanis Club. Every ...

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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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Election Summary Report

Unofficial and incomplete results as of March 12th, 2024. Precincts Reported 11 of 11. Registered voters: 2,298 of ...

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Coroner Clifford Walton Gives Interview on Run for Reelection

Coroner Clifford Walton spoke on March 8 about his run for reelection as Coroner. Walton expressed his appreciation ...

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Sumter County’s List of Qualified Candidates

May 21, 2024–General Primary/Nonpartisan Election Board of Education District #2Name of Candidate and Qualifying Fee PaidPatricia McClary Harris ...

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Dogwood Days Antique Show in Leslie Georgia set for 15th-17th

Dogwood Days Antique Show and Sale is coming to Leslie Georgia, 173 East Allen Street, for it’s 36th ...

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2024 Qualifying Candidate Information

Press Release:Sumter County Board of Elections and Voter Registration500 West Lamar Street • Suite 140 • Americus, GA ...

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Sample Democrat and Republican Ballots for the Presidential Primary Election

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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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Black History Month at Tooty Tots

Tooty Tot’s held their Black History Month Program at the event center at Pearly Brown Music Park. A ...

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