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Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference comes to Tifton

TIFTON - The Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference, put on by the Georgia Peanut Commission, was held in Tifton on Jan. 18 at the University of Georgia Conference Center. Assistant Dean for the UGA Tifton Campus Joe West said that the farm show is a way to bring farmers and researchers together. "

TIFTON GAZETTE - 2018-01-19 21:00:00

'American Pickers' coming through Ga.

MOULTRIE, Ga. - Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Georgia. They plan to film episodes of the hit series "American Pickers" throughout the region this winter. "American Pickers" is a documentary series on History that explores the fascinating world of antique "picking."

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2018-01-19 02:26:00

Column: Okay, I've got some explaining to do

MOULTRIE, Ga. - Occasionally I find it necessary to explain some words and phrasings I use in my columns. Not everyone was fortunate enough to be raised on a two-horse farm, to run barefooted in a freshly plowed field and to listen to WCKY in Cincinnati at night on an old RCA radio where the tubes w

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2018-01-19 14:47:00

UPDATE: Teacher accused of molestation resigns

MOULTRIE, Ga. - A Colquitt County educator who is accused of molesting a junior high school student voluntarily resigned after he was quickly served with termination papers by the school system. Sebrun James Holton Jr. tendered his resignation this week after his arrest on Friday by the Georgia Bure


Clerk, customer chase theft suspect

MOULTRIE, Ga. - A shoplifting suspect who hit a Moultrie retailer and then a nearby convenience store abandoned his loot from both thefts while a store clerk and customer chased him. Police were dispatched shortly before 4:30 p.m. on Friday to Murphy Oil USA, where the shoplifter had entered holding


Kirk Beacham wins state electrical event

MOULTRIE, Ga. - Kirk Beacham, junior at Colquitt County High School, was named the State EMC/FFA Agriculture Electrical Wiring winner recently. Beacham competed at the State FFA Camp in Covington, Ga., on Jan. 13 against 11 other area winners from across the state. He had earned the spot to compete

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2018-01-19 01:57:00

'Chat N' Chew' Listening Session Set For January 29

City of Douglas elected officials announced earlier this week that the first of 2018's listening sessions with constituents will be held later this month on Monday, January 29, 2018. Community members of the City of Douglas Ward 1 are invited to attend a "Chat N' Chew" Listening Session with electe

DOUGLASENTERPRISE.NET - 2018-01-19 17:31:08

Moultrie teacher arrested on child molestation charges

MOULTRIE, Ga. (WCTV) - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation says a local middle school teacher has been arrested on child molestation charges. 26-year-old Sebrun James Holton, Jr., a teacher at C.A. Gray Junior High School in Moultrie, was arrested by Colquitt County deputies on Friday. The GBI says


85 pigs seized in animal cruelty investigation in Cattaraugus County

CATTARAUGUS COUNTY, N.Y. (WKBW) - Eighty-five pigs were seized from a Cattaraugus County property Tuesday during an operation involving the sheriff's office, the SPCA and the Farm Sanctuary advocacy group. Twenty-five of the animals were so sick, they had to be transfered to the Farm Sanctuary in W

WKBW-TV - 2018-01-19 18:05:04

Cameron man arrested after allegedly biting and choking victim over two days

CAMERON, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - A 29-year-old Cameron man is facing assault and obstruction of breathing charges after it's alleged he intentionally choked and bit a victim over a two-day period. Anthony Ocasio is charged with assault in the third degree and criminal obstruction of breathing. He was sent

WETM - 2018-01-18 17:04:23

Buffalo man sentenced for two criminal cases

SMETHPORT - A Buffalo, N.Y., man was sentenced Thursday in McKean County Court for charges in two criminal cases. Dwayne A. Higgs, 37, will serve one to two years in state prison with credit for 90 days of time served and three years of probation, to be served concurrent to - or at the same time as

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

O'Donnell found guilty of rape, not guilty of kidnapping

Francis O'Donnell listens to a jury announce its verdict Friday in Cattaraugus County Court. Jurors found him guilty of rape, criminal sex act and coercion charges, but not guilty of kidnapping.Tom Dinki/Olean Times Herald LITTLE VALLEY - Francis O'Donnell was found guilty of rape and coercion, but

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-19 21:56:00

Mount Morris community on lookout after man tried to lure student into car

The Mount Morris community is on the lookout for a suspicious vehicle that the local school district says tried to lure a student from a bus stop. According to the Mount Morris Central School District, the driver of the black, four-door sedan with a yellow license plate approached the student at her

WHEC TV-10 - 2018-01-19 20:27:00

Eldred man jailed on drug allegations

An Eldred man is in McKean County on allegations of selling suboxone on two occasions last year. Scott Russell Best, 49, is charged in Foster Township with possession with the intent to deliver, a felony; criminal use of a communication facility, a third-degree felony; and possession of a controlled

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

Bradford man arraigned for alleged DUI crash into YMCA in August

A Bradford man has been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol for an accident Aug. 17 that caused major damage at the Bradford YMCA. Allen Clair Timblin, 43, of 54 S. Kendall Ave., Apt. 3, is facing charges including DUI, causing damage to property and leaving the scene and driving wit

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

Bradford man seeks to have charge dismissed

SMETHPORT - A Bradford man who was found guilty by a jury last month of exposing himself to three teens is asking that the most serious charge be dismissed. Codi L.M. Veite, 19, was convicted Dec. 13 of unlawful contact with minors-sexual offenses, a third-degree felony; indecent exposure, a first-d

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

Man shot in Trenton last summer dies, investigation ongoing

A Trenton man who was severely injured in a Trenton shooting last summer died Monday, according to the Mercer County Prosecutor's Office. An autopsy was performed Tuesday, Jan. 16, on Michael Anthony Jr., to determine the cause and manner of his death. The results are pending, the prosecutor's offic

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 20:24:15

Man arrested following afternoon shooting in Trenton

Ricky Platt A Trenton man was shot in the chest inside a city home Thursday afternoon, and a man arrested at the scene was charged with the crime, police said Friday. Police received a call at 1 p.m. Thursday reporting someone had been shot inside a home on the 300 block of Brunswick Avenue. At the

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 20:48:32

Pemberton Twp. man faces child porn charges

A Pemberton Township man is accused of possessing and distributing child pornography. Salvatore R. Cenatiempo, 65, of Genes Way, was charged Friday with three counts of endangering the welfare of a child, including two for possession of child pornography and one for distribution, according to Burlin


Police: Smash-and-grab gang strikes in South Jersey

A nationwide gang that commits smash-and-grab car burglaries is back in action in South Jersey, authorities say. Police in Bordentown Township, Voorhees and Mercer County suspect recent car burglaries and check fraud crimes they're investigating were committed by members or copycats of a roaming, Fl

COURIER-POST - 2018-01-19 22:15:40