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Country music artist Clint Black to perform in Tifton

TIFTON, Ga. (WTXL) - Country music artist Clint Black will perform live in concert in Tifton on May 4. He will perform at the John Hunt Auditorium at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center, according to Six String Southern Productions. Tickets will go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. and will be available

WTXL.COM - 2018-01-15 16:26:00

Flu prompts Tift hospital to announce visitor restrictions

TIFTON, GA (WALB) - Tift Regional Health System announced Monday that due to the large number of viral illnesses such as flu, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and a variety of other diseases, the hospital wants patients to call their primary care provider for flu and simple gastrointestinal symptoms befo

WTXL.COM - 2018-01-15 18:31:00

Colquitt Regional warns of increased flu activity

MOULTRIE, Ga. - As flu season climbs to its peak, physicians at Colquitt Regional Medical Center are reminding Georgians that it's not too late to get your influenza vaccine. Jared Cardwell, M.D., a board certified hospitalist, noted that Colquitt Regional has recently experienced an influx of pati

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2018-01-15 23:44:00

SLIDESHOW: Parade caps off MLK Day celebration

MOULTRIE, Ga. - The weather warmed into the low 50s by the time Tuesday's parade began, but it was still a small crowd around the Colquitt County Courthouse Square to watch the procession pass by. The parade, which lasted about 30 minutes, was the final event of local celebrations of the Martin Luth

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2018-01-15 20:18:00

UPDATE: Church plans shelter in the coming cold

MOULTRIE, Ga. - Today's high is expected to reach into the low 60s in Moultrie, but watch out: Sub-freezing temperatures tonight will lead into a frigid day on Wednesday. Wednesday's high is expected to be only 38, according to www.weather.com, and the low is forecast to be 24. That's almost a copy

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2018-01-16 16:25:00

Counterfeit money reported at two stores

MOULTRIE, Ga. - Two Moultrie businesses reported on the same day having customers try to pass counterfeit currency. Both of the incidents occurred on Wednesday, according to the Moultrie Police Department. Suzie Q's, 135 U.S. Hwy. 319 S., reported Wednesday that a male customer tried to pay for gaso

MOULTRIE OBSERVER - 2018-01-15 23:10:00

Groundbreaking kicks off 2nd downtown project

MOULTRIE, Ga. - A ceremony Friday marked the beginning of the second project in a planned redevelopment of downtown Moultrie. Dignitaries gathered near the parking lot on Second Street at East Central Avenue at 10 a.m. Friday for a symbolic groundbreaking. "Until now the site contained unsightly old

MOULTRIE OBSERVER

Moultrie holds annual MLK Day Parade

MOULTRIE, Ga. (WTXL) - Folks in Moultrie enjoyed the nice cool weather as they held their annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade. This year, the theme of Monday's parade was Promoting Unity in the Community. The NAACP Colquitt County Branch puts this event on every year with help from the City of

WTXL.COM - 2018-01-16 06:07:00

Family practice to hold free flu shot clinic in Frederick

Menocal Family Practice in Frederick will hold a free pediatric flu clinic every Saturday through the months of January and February, starting on Jan. 20. The clinic is a way for the practice to use around 400 excess flu vaccines received through the Maryland Vaccines for Children program, according

FREDERICK NEWS-POST - 2018-01-15 22:15:00

Executive shares Frederick County accomplishments

FREDERICK, Md. - County Executive Jan Gardner in early December presented an annual report for 2017 on the accomplishments of Frederick County government, emphasizing that the county was energized by innovation throughout the year with cutting-edge initiatives and many economic accomplishments. They

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2018-01-15 23:15:00

Preservation matters: Frederick's segregated past

Each week, Preservation Matters attempts to cover a historic preservation topic or an aspect of the city's history in approximately 500 words. In most cases, this is just enough space to scratch the surface of places with much larger and more complex histories. The history of segregation and discrim

FREDERICK NEWS-POST - 2018-01-15 04:30:00

Annual fishing expo brings hundreds to Frederick Fairgrounds

FREDERICK, Md. - Saltwater fishing season hasn't started quite yet, but that didn't stop hundreds of people from going out to the annual Fredrick County, Maryland fishing expo. The Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association, or MSSA, hosted the 9th Annual Saltwater Fishing Expo at the Frederick Fai

LOCALDVM.COM

Prepare For Slick Spots, Winter Weather Advisory Starts at 4 p.m.

BALTIMORE (WJZ) - Starting Tuesday afternoon, a winter weather advisory will be in effect for Carroll, Frederick, Northern Baltimore, and Northwest Harford Counties. The advisory will start at 4 p.m. and will end Wednesday morning at 7 a.m.. Officials from the National Weather Service say to be prep

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-16 05:52:51

New virtual reality takes over Adventure Park USA

NEW MARKET, Md. - A new virtual game is taking over at Adventure Park USA in Frederick County, Maryland. "It was kind of like a whole new world like everything was coming at you and it was so much fun, just laughing," said one gamer, Jackson Anders. The game, called "Hologate", is the newest attra

LOCALDVM.COM - 2018-01-16 04:19:02

Lots to do at the library

Hello, neighbors! The following programs are taking place at the Boonsboro Library, 401 Potomac St.: The ABC (Afternoon Book Club) meets at 3 p.m. today. The book for discussion this month is "Norwegian by Night" by Derek Miller. Trivia night for adults and teens begins at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Adu

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2018-01-16 04:45:00

Historic Barbara Fritchie House sold to local man who plans to offer it on AirBnb

FREDERICK, Md. - A historic site in downtown Frederick, Maryland has just been sold to a local who has big plans for the landmark. The Barbara Fritchie house, owned by Fritchie during the Civil War, has just been sold to Bryan Chaney who plans to offer up the home online on AirBnB. The home is a for

LOCALDVM.COM - 2018-01-15 00:49:21

Franklin Woman's Club holds Tricky Tray Basket Auction in March

The Franklin Woman's Club is hosting its 25th annual Tricky Tray Basket Auction on Friday, March 16, 2018 at Franklin High School, located at 500 Elizabeth Ave. in Somerset. Doors open at 6 p.m. and prize drawings begin at 7:30. The proceeds will benefit the Scholarship Award given to several quali

NJ.COM - 2018-01-16 19:16:01

Attorney Janet Lucas joins Laddey, Clark & Ryan, LLP

SPARTA - The Sparta law firm of Laddey, Clark & Ryan, LLP is pleased to announce that Janet Lucas, Esq. has joined the firm as Of Counsel concentrating on education law and victims' rights and representation. "I am thrilled to work with the wonderful group of attorneys at Laddey, Clark & Ryan," Luca

SPARTAINDEPENDENT.COM - 2018-01-16 22:45:00

Group holds annual MLK Day of Service

Newton - Pass It Along marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day with its annual MLK Day of Service on Monday, January 15, 2018, at the Pass It Along Youth Center in Newton. The day brought together teens from Pass It Along's Leadership programs, including Service Corps and goLEAD. The teens created First

SPARTAINDEPENDENT.COM - 2018-01-16 21:49:00

Local students honor MLK by giving back

Each year on the third Monday in January, the nation takes a collective pause from its usual routine to celebrate and reflect upon the life and achievements of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In 1957, King stood before a gathered audiences in Montgomery, Ala., and spoke the following

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2018-01-16 08:01:00