Wiregrass “Geek Fest” Draws 500 Students

Wiregrass Technical College hosted hundreds of south Georgia high school students for its annual Geek Fest, providing hands-on experience with programs in the Computer Science and Business fields. Students learned how video games were designed,…

LCSO: Adel Bank Robber Nabbed On I-75

Valdosta, GA- A man who police say robbed the Heritage Bank in Adel on Thursday morning was caught on I-75 by Lowndes County Sheriff's Deputies. Donald Mims was pulled over near mile marker 11 shortly before…

Second Harvest Duck Derby This Weekend

Officials at Second Harvest Food Bank say 5,000 of the rubber ducks have already been sold for this weekend's Georgia Derby Duck Race. The event begins Saturday as the ducks will make their way from Splash…

Barwick Police Chief Dies While On Duty

A Brooks County town will have to unexpectedly look for a new police chief after their top cop passed away while on duty this week. 47-year old Anthony Barfield, Sr. reportedly had trouble breathing while…

Brooks County HS Student Selected For Scholastic Honor

Quitman, GA- The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) announced that Brooks County High School student, Kyanna Jackson from Morven, GA has been selected for membership.  The society recognizes top scholars and invites only those…