MAYO, Fla. — The Lafayette girls soccer team returns seven players from last year’s team to a new district, and head coach Lucie Gresham and assistant coach Autumn Raulerson are seeking a big improvement.

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VALDOSTA — An assault case Sunday resulted in an arrest, according to the Valdosta Police Department.

CAIRO — When the Jackie Robinson Boys & Girls Club first opened its doors back in 2009, it only served a few dozen children. Ten years later, the club is so large that it can barely fit everyone inside.

VALDOSTA – Dr. Richard Carvajal stood outside Pound Hall at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month and recounted one of his first activities as Valdosta State University president.

LIVE OAK, Fla. — When he sat and watched the “Ultimate Cowboy Showdown” with his family, Jared Lee was moved by parts of the show.

THOMASVILLE — Kevin Lamb said he never served in the military. Still, he wanted to find a way to honor those in the community who did.

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DALTON, Ga. — Less than a week before Veterans Day, Dalton Utilities joined the United States Army's Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) program, pledging to grant job interviews to soldiers.

TY TY – Two Ty Ty residents have been arrested as part of an ongoing drug investigation, according to a Georgia Bureau of Investigation press release.

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The Secretary of State’s office needs to be completely open and transparent about everything that went wrong with the state’s new paper ballot machines during the Tuesday trial run. The state must also be just as open and transparent about what is being done to fix the snafus. 

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ATLANTA — Arlene Charles from Jonesboro believes President Donald Trump is a fighter, and that's what she loves about him.

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ATLANTA — Lawmakers showed up at the steps of the Georgia state Capitol Friday to protest President Donald Trump's rally with black conservatives.

MAYO, Fla. — First-year coach Pedro Resendiz will bring experience to the Lafayette boys soccer program with 28 years of playing time and three years of coaching.

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MOULTRIE, Ga. — The only bid for renovations to the Moss Farms Diving Well and Southwest Memorial Pool came in dramatically higher than expected, and the Moultrie-Colquitt County Parks and Recreation Authority’s executive board met Tuesday to try to decide what to do about it.

TIFTON — Matt Wilson Elementary School recently hosted “Hotdogs and Hairdos” day on Oct. 26, according to Principal Jennifer Howell.

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DALTON, Ga. — As Park Creek School students study pottery in their art classes this year, they'll benefit from the knowledge of professional clay artist Bonnie Scoggins, who visited the school Monday and Tuesday.

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 AMERICUS, Ga. — A 23-year-old Camilla man has been charged with aggravated battery in connection with an attack that sent a Moultrie man to the hospital Halloween night.

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LIVE OAK — The Suwannee baseball team held its annual Halloween Havoc last week and raised more than $2,000 for the team.

MOULTRIE, Ga. – Overall scores and grades for Georgia schools fell in the 2018-2019 school year, causing Gov. Brian Kemp and state Superintendent Richard Woods to repeat their call to overhaul grading methods after the comparison was released last month.

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ATLANTA — President Donald Trump is calling on black conservative voters to rally behind him, and Georgia residents who fit the bill are eager to answer.

DALTON, Ga. — It was close all evening. But at the end of the night, former Dalton mayor David Pennington defeated incumbent Dennis Mock by 11 votes to reclaim the mayor's post.

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TIFTON — Tift County Sheriffs’ Office investigators arrested two men in connection to multiple complaints from the area of Highway 125 South, according to a press release from the TCSO.

CHATSWORTH, Ga. — Murray County voters gave a big thumbs up to a sales tax that will fund resurfacing of the county's streets and roads Tuesday night.

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MAYO, Fla. — The faces may change, but the expectations do not for the Lafayette High girls basketball team.

AMERICUS, Ga. — A Moultrie resident’s son was brutally beaten in a Halloween night group attack that left him unconscious and hospitalized.

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Moultrie-Colquitt County Parks and Recreation Authority has set out to collect food for the Colquitt County Food Bank, and in true recreation style, they’ve made it a competition.

DALTON, Ga. — Larry Fleming, a former sports editor of the Daily Citizen-News who was praised for his skill, work ethic and humanity, passed away on Friday at his home following a brief illness. He was 75.

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Obituaries

Mr. Archie Williams, of Live Oak, FL, passed away on November 9, 2019. D.M. Udell and Sons of Douglas M Udell Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

Mrs. Corolyn Moss, of White Springs, FL, passed away November 10, 2019. D.M. Udell and Sons of Douglas M Udell Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

Mrs. Rosa Roundtree passed away on November 7, 2019. D.M. Udell and Sons of Douglas M Udell Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.