MOULTRIE — Marcus Holloway, right, poses with country music star Keith Urban while at Holloway’s audition for American Idol. Thursday’s show (8 p.m. on Fox, which is Channel 4 on Mediacom and 5 on CNS) will include portions of the American Idol auditions held in Atlanta, which is where Holloway made his pitch to get on the televised music competition. Whether viewers will see him or not will depend on the producers, but they’ll find out that night whether he goes on to Hollywood to continue his dream of becoming a major music star.
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Colquitt County's newest Extension agent, Jeremy Kichler
Jeremy Kichler joined the Colquitt County office of the UGA Extension Service in March after 10 years in Macon County.
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Jeremy Kichler, Colquitt County's Extension agent, answers questions that have come up recently in his work for the Extension Service. This week's topic is advance planning strategies for feeding cattle herds next winter.
USDA sets date for soybean request for referendum
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced that it will offer soybean producers the opportunity to request a referendum on the Soybean Promotion and Research Order, as authorized under the Soybean Promotion, Research, and Consumer Information Act.
Industrial laundry employs 13, plans growth to 40-plus
On Thursday, Colquitt County development officials celebrated “a textbook example of using existing industry to create new jobs.”
High school to provide free meals next year
Next year, Colquitt County High School will join the program allowing all students to receive free meals.
St. Mark's Anglican Church brews up a fund-raising plan
St. Mark’s Anglican Church has found a way to combine a love of coffee with a love of helping others: St. Mark’s Blend, a new coffee brand being offered by the church, located at 609 S. Main Street in Moultrie.
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