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Clay Road Closing Temporarily to Relocate Railroad Crossing

Clay Road Closing Temporarily to Relocate Railroad Crossing

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Clay Road at the intersection of East Hill Avenue is scheduled to close temporarily beginning April 10 to relocate the railroad crossing. The crossing must be moved as part of a Georgia Department of Transportation project to improve the intersection of U.S. 84/state Route 38/East Hill Avenue at Clay Road/Hollywood Street. The road […]

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Pearlman Cancer Center Receives CoC Outstanding Achievement Award

Pearlman Cancer Center Receives CoC Outstanding Achievement Award

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – The Pearlman Cancer Center at South Georgia Medical Center recently received the Commission on Cancer’s Outstanding Achievement Award. The award is designed to recognize cancer programs that strive for excellence in demonstrating compliance with CoC standards and are committed to ensuring high quality cancer care. Pearlman is one of only two hospitals in […]

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Bush Wealth Management: Still Time to Contribute to IRA

Bush Wealth Management: Still Time to Contribute to IRA

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

If you have yet to contribute to a Traditional or Roth IRA, don’t worry there’s still time. You will have until April 15th to contribute for the 2016 year. You can contribute up to $5,500, or $6,500 if you’re over the age of fifty. However, there are stipulations depending on your income. Please give Bush […]

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FEMA deadline is today for Georgia storm survivors

FEMA deadline is today for Georgia storm survivors

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

ALBANY, Ga. (WCTV) – People who suffered damage in January’s southwest Georgia tornadoes have only a few days left to register with FEMA for help. The deadline is Monday, March 27. Register by calling 1-800-621-3362 or online at DisasterAssistance.gov. FEMA reports that so far, more than $11 million in federal assistance has been provided. FEMA […]

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Judge modifies gag order in case of slain Georgia teacher

Judge modifies gag order in case of slain Georgia teacher

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

OCILLA, Ga. (WCTV) – A judge has agreed to modify a gag order barring attorneys, investigators and others from publicly discussing the case of a slain Georgia high school teacher who went missing nearly 12 years ago. Attorneys for several media organizations, including The Associated Press, had asked Superior Court Judge Melanie B. Cross to […]

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Lowndes woman in stable condition after serious crash

Lowndes woman in stable condition after serious crash

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Friday at approximately 3:18 p.m., TFC Patrick Orr #249 was dispatched to a crash on Shiloh Road approximately 100 feet south of Miller Bridge Road in Lowndes County. A white Toyota Corolla, driven by 23 year old Rebekah Anne North of Hahira was traveling north on Shiloh Road attempting to negotiate a curve. A […]

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Morning News Briefs for 3-27-17

Morning News Briefs for 3-27-17

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Rebekah Anne North age 21 of Hahira was airlifted to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital with injuries sustained in a Lowndes County vehicular crash on Shiloh Road over the weekend. According to Troopers with the Georgia State Patrol her Toyota reportedly crossed into oncoming traffic and was struck by a tractor trailer driven by Wesley Griffin age […]

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In Other News: Police Have to Intervene After a Taco Bell Runs Out of Mild Sauce

In Other News: Police Have to Intervene After a Taco Bell Runs Out of Mild Sauce

| March 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month, a woman went through the Taco Bell drive-thru in South Euclid, Ohio and asked for some mild sauce. Unfortunately, the store was totally out and only had the FIRE sauce left. And the woman was so angry that she wouldn’t move out of the drive-thru line until they either gave her a […]

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Diabetes Support Group Hosts Grocery Store Tour 

Diabetes Support Group Hosts Grocery Store Tour 

| March 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Approximately 1.1 million people in Georgia, or 14.2 percent of the adult population, have diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. Each year, an estimated 60,000 people in Georgia are diagnosed with diabetes, and the SGMC Diabetes Management Center seeks to help those diagnosed live a healthier lifestyle. “Because diabetes increases a person’s risk […]

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Social Issues in Film Series Presents ‘Audrie and Daisy’ April 3 

Social Issues in Film Series Presents ‘Audrie and Daisy’ April 3 

| March 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA — Valdosta State University’s 2016-2017 Social Issues in Film Series will present “Audrie and Daisy” at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 3, in Nevins Hall Room 1061. Admission to the screening is free of charge and open to the public. “Audrie and Daisy” documents the effects of sexual assault on the victims, families, and […]

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