REED BINGHAM STATE PARK — The Valdosta Kennel Club will hold its first dog agility trials 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 16 and 17 at Reed Bingham State Park, located on Highway 37 at the Colquitt-Cook county line. The course will include jumps, tunnels and weave poles. Each handler and dog will be judged on their accuracy and speed during the competition. Park visitors are invited to watch, and Friends of Reed Bingham will be cooking lunch each day. A $5 per vehicle park pass is required. For more information, visit www.gastateparks.org or call 229-896-3551.
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Colquitt County officers on Wednesday chased down a man wanted on probation charges who also was booked on a drug charge.
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State troopers from the Thomasville Post of the Georgia State Patrol investigated 13 traffic crashes during the month of February in Colquitt County. Sergeant First Class Tommy Peeples III said the traffic crashes resulted in no traffic deaths.
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How much does the area served by Moultrie Technical College benefit economically from spending that is either directly or indirectly related to the college?
According to Jeffrey M. Humphreys, director of the Selig Center for Economic Growth at the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business, it adds up to $26,095,668.
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