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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Runoff election Tuesday
Colquitt County voters can weigh in today on candidates who will seek statewide office -- including retiring U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss’ seat -- and in two local District 5 runoff elections.
Sharp-eyed neighbor helps police nab burglary suspects
Deputies arrested two burglary suspects on Friday when an alert neighbor provided a description of a truck that was stopped in the area a short time later.
Group names ABAC a Best Value School
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College has been designated a Best Value School by University Research & Review (UR&R). ABAC is the only college in the state to receive this distinction.
Prosecutor hopes to clear 3 murder cases by year's end
Four murder suspects could be tried this year, including a pair of men accused of spraying bullets into a group of people who were gathered around a fire for warmth on a chilly Sunday evening.
Woman reports being attacked with hoe
A Colquitt County woman was fortunate to escape serious injury on Thursday when a man who asked her for a ride to get more beer attacked her when she refused.
- Summer feeding continues at First Methodist Church
- School board completes state-mandated training
- MADD event honors victims of drunk driving
Scammers claim to represent Serenity House
A Colquitt County domestic violence shelter is warning that people collecting money, purportedly to aid victims of abuse, are running a scam.
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