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Area Beat Report April 16, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Johnson, Jeffrey Jamar (In Jail), 39, Failure to Appear for finger ...

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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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Area Beat Report April 11, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Christensen, Timothy Craig (Bonded Out), 53, Possession of Marijuana/Tampering with evidence ...

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Loran Smith’s Masters Column: Masters for Friday

AUGUSTA – Even in inclement weather, there was a reverent gathering on Thursday under the Big Oak which ...

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Area Beat Report April 8, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Burton, Freddie Lee (In Jail), 57, Probation Violation Dean, Ann Denise ...

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Loran Smith’s Sports Column: Sports and Reminiscing

One of my pastimes is reminiscing which seems to be gathering steam as I count my birthdays.   ...

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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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Area Beat Report Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Durham, Dekoven Juvon (In Jail), 30, Marijuana Possession less than an ...

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Schley County High School STAR Student and STAR Teacher

Carson Westbrook has been selected as Schley County’s STAR Student, and he has selected Keith Skipper as his ...

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Area Beat Report November 29, 2023

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Fields, Rico Cheyenn (In Jail), 26, Probation Violation Hayes, Quincy Juboris ...

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Planet Fitness comes to Americus

Club Manager Dominique Flowers gave a tour of the new Planet Fitness Gym on 1610 East Forsyth Street ...

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Area Beat Report October 31, 2023

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Cranford, Billy (In Jail), 34, Possession of a Schedule II Controlled ...

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Area Beat Report October 19, 2023

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Hicks, Zion O’Neal (In Jail), 22, Aggravated Assault/Discharging firearms on or ...

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Art Gallery Opening Highlight of Overcast First Friday

The Americus-Sumter County Arts Council opened a gallery downtown on September 1st. President of the council, Karen Kinnamon, ...

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Area Beat Report August 21, 2023

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Arrest Summary Brown, Trayvious Rashed (In Jail), 22, Theft By Taking – Felony ...

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Media Advisory and Press Release

On Saturday, August 5, at approximately 9:35 a.m., officers from the Americus Police Department were dispatched to the ...

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Sumter Pink Walk scheduled for October 21

From Staff Reports     AMERICUS – Everyone is welcomed to participate in Phoebe Sumter Medical Center’s upcoming ...

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Area Beat Report May 26 through 29, 2023

Sumter County Sheriff’s Office Media Incident Reports 5/26 1504 US Hwy 280 W at 5:48 a.m., Alarm Activation ...

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Aldridge and Josey-Durham both medal at 2A State Meet

POWDER SPRINGS, GA – Sumter County senior Eriel Aldridge and junior Caleb Josey-Durham each earned medals at the ...

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Medal of Honor Soldier Accounted For From Korea

WASHINGTON   – The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Army Cpl. Luther H. Story, 19, of ...

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Hurricanes fall to USC Aiken in series finale

From Staff Reports   AIKEN, SC. –The Georgia Southwestern State University baseball team (GSW) fell to USC Aiken ...

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Retraction in story entitled: “Wildcats get pounded by Calvary Christian”

In this story, it was said that Schley County relief pitcher Ashton Raybon came on in relief of ...

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Sanchez’s walk off single secures Hurricanes’ series sweep of USC Beaufort

AMERICUS – Having taken the first two games of a three-game series at home against USC Beaufort (USCB) ...

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Retraction of GSW “Elite Eight” Story

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At the Capitol: Week of February 27

Submitted by Georgia Public Policy Foundation We are in the heart of the legislative session, with only 13 ...

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Americus City Council has its say on the recent shootings

Tracy K. Hall   Because of inclement weather the agenda setting meeting was canceled and the City of ...

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Sumter County Schools’ employees receive $1000 in hazard pay, Ignite CCA transportation needs go undiscussed

  Tracy K. Hall The Sumter County Board of Education (BOE) met for their regular meeting on 12.08.22. ...

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Bobby Lee Kirk: December 8 2022

Mr. Bobby Lee Kirk age 79, passed away Thursday, December 8, 2022 at his home. Funeral services will ...

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