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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 - 2017-11-22 02:31:00

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 - 2017-11-22 02:33:00

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

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


Omega woman dies in one-car crash

OMEGA - An Omega woman was killed in a single-car accident on Sunday afternoon when she was thrown from the overturning vehicle. Phyllis Pritchett, 54, was driving east on Moultrie-Lenox Road at about 3:54 p.m. when the accident occurred, according to the Georgia State Patrol. Pritchett's 2005 Chevr


GBI: Decatur Co. man arrested after fatal shooting, victim identified

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced Tuesday an arrest had been made in connection with a murder investigation in Decatur County. On Monday evening the GBI Thomasville Field Office was requested to assist the Decatur County Sheriff's Office regarding a murder investigation in the 1000 block


Soldier's body set to return to Cairo

CAIRO, Ga. (WTXL) - The body of a soldier from Cairo who died during training at Fort Bragg, North Carolina was flown into Atlanta Wednesday. 29-year-old Robert Thornton died last Tuesday after he collapsed during physical training. Thornton was a sergeant, assigned to the 528th sustainment brigade

WTXL.COM - 2017-11-22 21:41:00

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

Pig Floyd at Englewood Event Center

Musical tributes to legendary English rock band Pink Floyd are nothing new, but Pig Floyd is both newer and closer to the area than most, having formed at the beginning of this year and hailing from Fort Myers. The eight-piece band performs music from classic albums such as "The Wall," "Dark Side of


Top 10 Florida bluegrass festivals and events

When winter forces outdoor music festivals up north into hibernation, entertainers head south. Some of the top acts in bluegrass music will be playing in Florida this fall, winter and spring. Here are the Top 10 bluegrass festivals and events in the Sunshine State: Sertoma Thanksgiving Bluegrass Fes

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2017-11-23 07:01:00

Man dies in crash near Venice, FHP reports

SARASOTA COUNTY -- A man died in a single-vehicle crash early Tuesday, the Florida Highway Patrol reports. According to the FHP, Jason Swearingin, 29, of Louisville, Kentucky, was driving a Subaru SUV north on Englewood Road/State Road 776 from Adams Road near Venice at about 2 a.m. The SUV failed t


Patchy a.m. fog, isolated p.m. rain await SWFL travelers

Sunset over Lake Farrell, Broadmoor Park, Rotonda West (Photo via Marsha Welch) FORT MYERS, Fla. Patchy fog will spread during the morning, meteorologist Matt Devitt said. But that will give way to sun and isolated rain as the high temperature hits 83.Sunset over Lake Farrell, Broadmoor Park, Rotond

WINKNEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 10:40:40

US sanctions Venice couple for false claims on nutritional supplements

The Federal Trade Commission has cracked down on three Venice companies and their owners for selling dietary supplements that promised to treat everything from common colds to AIDS. The companies and owners Anna McLean and Robert McLean settled FTC false advertising charges filed in federal court th

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 18:41:04

Lobeck: Venice to lift limits on developers

"Keep Venice Venice": Control growth strictly, to preserve our special quality of life. That's the message city planners heard from Venetians over months of early public input on "updating" the Venice Comprehensive Plan. Yet, city planners ran in the opposite direction. They drafted a new Comprehens

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 22:02:44

Key Chorale celebrates 'Christmas with Dale Warland'

Sarasota chorus Key Chorale celebrates the holiday season in the concert "Christmas with Dale Warland," conducted by the Grammy-nominated Warland. The repertoire will includes carols such as "Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming" and "Tomorrow Shall be My Dancing Day," contemporary pieces like "Serenity" an


A call for a more livable economy

Response to 'Catching Our Drift' series expresses concern and hope. Barbara Peters Smith Staff Writer @barbarapsmith When Kirk Bradley started his Sarasota County pool maintenance service in 2004, he made an unusual decision: to pay his workers a salary instead of an hourly rate, at a level high en

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 00:29:00

Dublin named Ohio's safest city

The City of Dublin has been named the safest city in Ohio, according to SafeHome. SafeHome is a professional review site dedicated to making communities safer. "Dublin continues to be an extremely safe city thanks to the professionalism and hard work of our Police Department, but more importantly be

WBNS 10TV COLUMBUS - 2017-11-21 23:05:51

Dublin: Female student says boy struck her at game

A Dublin Coffman High School student's report of assault at a football game ended in arrest for a male student. The student reported the incident to Dublin police at 8 a.m. Nov. 7 and said that during a game at the high school, 6780 Coffman Road, she was assaulted in the north end of the bleachers.


Suspects identified in deadly shooting near Hilliard

Police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened in west Columbus on Tuesday night. (WSYX/WTTE) Columbus Police have identified the suspects in the deadly shooting near Hilliard Tuesday evening. Police said 20-year-old Mackenzie A. Litteral and 23-year-old Shane Michael Daley of London, Ohio

WSYX ABC6 - 2017-11-22 05:47:22

Plane Carrying 11 Crew And Passengers Crashes In Philippine Sea, Navy Says

The Navy says a propeller-driven C-2 Greyhound carrying 11 crew and passengers has crashed in the Philippine Sea southeast of Okinawa, Japan. "Personnel recovery" is underway, the Navy says. In a brief statement, the U.S. 7th Fleet said the C-2, a twin-engine airplane used to ferry personnel to and

WCBE.ORG - 2017-11-22 08:47:48