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Hahira Elementary receives Greatest Gains

HAHIRA - Hahira Elementary School recently earned an award from the Governor's Office of Student Achievement. Gov. Nathan Deal announced that 226 Georgia public schools in 54 districts will receive 2017 Highest Performing or Greatest Gains school awards, an increase of eight schools from last year,

VALDOSTA DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-23 19:00:00

HES students vie in 4H competition

HAHIRA - Hahira Elementary School fifth graders submitted research papers on topics of their choice for 4H class. Students who placed in the top three were then invited to participate in the district competition, according to a school press release. On Saturday, Nov. 11th, eight HES fifth graders

VALDOSTA DAILY TIMES

Floats gear up for city parade

VALDOSTA - Every year the Outback Riders of Valdosta build a float to run in the Greater Valdosta Community Christmas Parade. This year is no exception. Rick Folsom is a member of the Outback Riders, a group of men and women who love riding motorcycles. He said building a float is all about helping

VALDOSTA DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-24 14:00:00

Fiery crash claims young truck driver

TAYLOR COUNTY, Fla. - A Pavo man with Moultrie ties died in a single-vehicle semi-truck crash in Florida Monday night. Bailey Heard, 36, was driving the truck south on U.S. 221 just south of Boyd Road in Taylor County when he left the road and hit a metal guardrail, the Florida Highway Patrol told T

MOULTRIE OBSERVER

Bandit gang hits again: Robbery victim shot, survives

MOULTRIE, Ga. - Law enforcement's fears became reality this week when a man was seriously wounded in a home-invasion at the same house where gunmen beat a victim last month. In Sunday night's robbery, a group of gunmen burst into a 194 Green St. residence used to house farmworkers. Urban Antonio is

MOULTRIE OBSERVER

Tifton man charged with three murders

TIFTON - A Tifton man has been charged with 12 felonies, including three counts of murder, according to a report from the Tift County Sheriff's Office. Devonte Marquis Riggins, 21, was charged Nov. 21 with two counts of murder, two counts of aggravated assault, two counts of conspiracy to commit a f

TIFTON GAZETTE - 2017-11-22 22:20:00

Valdosta, Thomasville groups to present 'Messiah'

MOULTRIE, Ga. - The community performance of Handel's "Messiah" has been a Christmas tradition in Moultrie for many years, although it is not held every year. In this, one of the "off" years, two other South Georgia towns are offering their renditions of the classic. Both performances will include o

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2017-11-23 22:10:00

Sunset Technology Club collects for food bank

Colquitt County Food Bank representatives pose with Sunset Elementary School Technology Club members as they pick up food collected during the Technology Club's food drive.Sunset Elementary School MOULTRIE, Ga. - Sunset Elementary School's Technology Club recently held a food drive for the Colquitt

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2017-11-22 18:06:00

Police looking for armed robber in Spartanburg

(From: Spartanburg Police Department) SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) - Police in Spartanburg are asking for the public's help identifying a man they say robbed someone at gunpoint last week. Investigators say the man in the sketch got into a stopped car at the corner of Union Street and Saint Andrews Stre

WSPA.COM - 2017-11-23 02:54:36

Deputies: Victim transported to hospital after Spartanburg Co. s - FOX Carolina 21

Dispatchers said a shooting occurred in Spartanburg County Thursday evening. They said at least one person was hurt during the incident as well. EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to the hospital. The severity of the victim's injuries is unknown at this time. Dispatchers said it h

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-24 03:17:00

Spartanburg's Simple Simon to close off Pine Street

For more than 60 years people have been eating at Simple Simon in Spartanburg. They're known for their breakfast food, but people pop in for a bite at all hours. "Cheeseburgers - they don't have the frozen patties, they patty it out," explained customer, Stacy Davis. "It's just some of the best food

FOX CAROLINA - 2017-11-23 05:15:00

Wing & Burger Street to open near downtown Spartanburg

A new restaurant touting fresh made-to-order wings and burgers is coming to a shopping center on the city of Spartanburg's south side. Young Cha plans to open Wing & Burger Street this week in the South Church Plaza at 550 S. Church St. The shopping center is anchored by the Sav-A-Lot grocery store

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL

Miyako's opens new location in downtown Spartanburg

Miyako Sushi opened Wednesday afternoon in its new location next door to its former space on Magnolia Street in downtown Spartanburg. In fall 2015, Miyako Sushi Group bought the building next door to its restaurant, the former Magnolia Street Pawn Shop, at 118 Magnolia St. The pawn shop was demolis

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-11-22 21:50:17

Junie White wins another term as mayor of Spartanburg

Junie White (FILE) SPARTANBURG, SC (WSPA) - Incumbent Junie White has won a runoff election Tuesday and will serve another term as mayor of Spartanburg. According to the unofficial results from Spartanburg, White won with just over 57 percent of the vote. Todd Horne received almost 43 percent of t

WSPA.COM

Unofficial results: White wins third term as Spartanburg mayor

Spartanburg Mayor Junie White will serve a third term, according to unofficial results from Tuesday's runoff election. With 90 percent of precincts reporting, White had 2,457 votes, compared to 1,834 for challenger Todd Horne, according to unofficial results. Emergency, provisional and failsafe ba

SPARTANBURG HERALD-JOURNAL

Spartanburg Council approves tax credits for 2 projects

Spartanburg Co. is making way for two major economic projects that could bring in more jobs. County Council approved tax credits for the projects last night. One is called "Project Bobsled" a BMW supplier in the process of a 13 million dollar expansion. The second is the "Inland 85 logistics center"

WSPA.COM

Hit-and-run critically injured man in Queens

Police are investigating a hit-and-run that injured a pedestrian in Whitestone, Queens. A 71-year-old man was struck at the corner of Murray St. and 17th Rd. just after 7 p.m. on Thanksgiving. He was rushed to the hospital in critical condition. The vehicle fled the scene. So far, police have made n

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-24 03:23:40

Long Island Shopping Mall Guide

For those of us seeking to get a jump start on our holiday shopping, thankfully, Long Island is home to many different shopping centers. So rally up your friends and family or fly solo to these spots for some deals this holiday season. Americana Manhasset Designed by world renowned architect Peter

LONGISLANDPRESS - 2017-11-23 20:40:32

Long Island Concerts & Events November 24-26

A mix of folk, country and classical music with four-part hamonies seasoned with improvisational violin and cello. Slathered with great percussion and acoustics. Treme - Blues and Jazz Club, 553 Main St. Islip. tremeislip.com $10. 8 p.m. Nov. 24. Gary Hoey - Ho Ho Hoey Imagine if Santa and Slash ha

LONGISLANDPRESS - 2017-11-24 13:49:50

Female ex-guard who allegedly had sex with minor in Bronx detention center says assault claims are 'false'

An ex-guard at a Bronx juvenile detention center who's accused of having sex with a 15-year-old inmate has turned the tables - claiming her young accuser's claims are "false" and demanding he cough up cash, court papers reveal. Natalie Medford, 46, was accused in a lawsuit of telling a former Hori

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 20:44:07