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  • JustAmere Farm presents its National Barrel Racing Association show

    JustAmere Farm’s National Barrel Racing Association Show will take place Saturday, July, 12, 2014; exhibitions start at 4 p.m.

    July 10, 2014

  • IMG_6740 5x7.jpg Rarely sighted Limpkin in Adel excites birders

    Reed Bingham State Park, Adel, Ga. is often known for having a wide variety of wildlife including bird watching throughout the park.

    July 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Film Review Deliver U_Stew.jpg ‘Deliver us from’ ... monotony

    Horror films based on or inspired by a true story are rarely good. They take real-life situations and kill them with the usual Hollywood antics: over-use of special effect, stereotypical horror concepts and overblown religious concepts. Producers should deliver us from the monotony.

    July 10, 2014 2 Photos

  • 070814-East Moore Murder001.jpg Woman shot to death

    The estranged husband of a woman found shot to death near an intersection Tuesday morning has been arrested and charged with her murder.

    July 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • 140708_governorshono#10DF7D.jpg Gov. Deal visits VSU

    or more than 30 years, Valdosta State University has hosted the annual Governor’s Honors Program. It has become tradition for the governor to visit the campus and address the students during the program.

    July 9, 2014 2 Photos

  • 140708 - Hiring Mood#704127.JPG Hiring Moody’s Heroes

    The Georgia Department of Labor hosted 25 to 30 employers Tuesday for the Operation Moody Transition Workshop. This event explained to employers the benefits of hiring former Moody Air Force Base airmen.

    July 9, 2014 2 Photos

  • Ga. governor pushes trials of marijuana derivative

    Georgia’s governor is pushing clinical trials for a marijuana-derived drug that proponents say could help treat severe seizure disorders among children, an unlikely election-year move for a Republican in a conservative part of the country that is just beginning to warm up to medical marijuana in narrow circumstances.

    July 9, 2014

  • Commission taps SPLOST VII funds for paving dirt roads

    The Lowndes County Commission unanimously voted Tuesday to spend $205,025 of Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax funds on surveying, engineering, and paving of Zipperer, Boring Pond, and Coppage roads.

    July 9, 2014

  • Little Actors Theatre aims for Disney

    Little Actors Theatre has presented children’s shows for more than a decade. In the coming months, the youth-based theatre organization will be raising funds to perform in a place built for children of all ages.

    July 9, 2014

  • Valdosta tops shrinking city list

    Data released by Bloomberg Rankings named Valdosta as the fastest-shrinking city in the United States.

    July 9, 2014

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