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MOULTRIE, Ga. — The alcohol license of a Moultrie restaurant was pulled the morning after a deadly shooting last week. On Tuesday evening, residents spoke with Moultrie City Council both about prior problems at the location and about what some saw as a lack of due process in the revocation.


ATLANTA – Georgia reported more than 5,000 new cases of COVID-19 overnight, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health Wednesday.

VALDOSTA – The Valdosta Veteran Affairs community-based outpatient clinic now offers COVID-19 vaccines starting Wednesday, according to a statement from the North Florida/ South Georgia Veterans Health System.

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MOULTRIE, Ga. — One month after COVID-19 vaccines first arrived at Colquitt Regional Medical Center, the hospital is reporting good response, at least among health care professionals.

WASHINGTON, D.C. —  Two South Georgia men are among more than 125 people across the country who have been charged in connection with the riot at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Foster kids are often asked to transport their belongings from place to place in a trash bag. The John Benning Chapter DAR members decided to help a little bit with the self-esteem of these young people by donating luggage from their attic or storage to share with foster children.

MOULTRIE, Ga. —  One week after a deadly shooting at a Moultrie restaurant, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation reports progress in the case but still no arrests.

The Women's Federated Club, in conjunction with Southwest Georgia Bank, now part of The First Bank, will hold its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration in an online format for the first time this year.

JACKSON, Miss. — On Jan. 12, the Sanderson Farms Championship presented a $1.45 million donation to Friends of Children’s Hospital, the fundraising arm for Batson Children’s Hospital, part of Children’s of Mississippi.

ATLANTA — Colquitt County is one of more than 70 counties across the state that will receive child car seats through a Child Passenger Safety Mini-Grant from the Child Occupant Safety Project, an effort of the Injury Prevention Program of the Georgia Department of Public Health.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Austin Scott, whose district includes Colquitt County, voted against a pair of resolutions in the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday seeking the ouster of President Donald Trump.


ATLANTA – Georgia neared 655,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases Wednesday as it reported 5,685 new cases, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health.


MOULTRIE, Ga. — Moultrie groups are planning their annual Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. birthday celebrations with an eye to the coronavirus pandemic.

MOULTRIE, Ga. – As area hospitals and skilled nursing facilities reach capacity due to increased need and staff shortages, three South Georgia senior living communities – Legacy Village at Park Regency in Moultrie, Legacy Village at Plantation Manor in Thomasville, and Legacy Village of Tifton – will start accepting short-term patients in need of care after a hospital discharge.

BAINBRIDGE, Ga. — In December, the Attapulugus location of BASF Corporation donated equipment to the Electrical Systems Technology program at Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC)-Bainbridge that would have cost the college more than $40,000 if purchased new. 

THOMASVILLE, Ga. — Southern Regional Technical College President Jim Glass recently announced former state Rep. Amy Carter as special assistant to the president. 

MOULTRIE, GA. — C.A. Gray student Horace Daniels was among five students named REACH Scholars for Colquitt County on Dec. 10, but he was unable to attend the official ceremony.

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County Probate Judge Wes Lewis, right, administers the oath of office to Colquitt County Commissioners Mike Boyd of District 4 and Johnny Hardin of District 6 during Tuesday’s Colquitt County Commission meeting.

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County Chief Magistrate J.J. McMillan swears in Colquitt County Board of Education members, from left, Mary Beth Watson, Jon Schwalls, and Kevin Sumner.

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MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County Coroner Verlyn Brock identified a Sunday morning shooting victim as 25-year-old Rhoderick Moore of Moultrie.

MOULTRIE, Ga. — United Way of Colquitt County kicked off the 2021 year creating a new partnership with Save A Lot of Moultrie, which donated $7,000 to help with rental and utility assistance for those living in Colquitt County who are struggling with emergency situations during the pandemic.


MOULTRIE, Ga. — December 2019 promised 2020 would be a year of progress and excitement for 1st Lt. Leah Bagley, officer in charge of search and extraction in the 116th Medical Group, Detachment 1, Georgia Air National Guard (GA ANG), as she graduated as a nurse practitioner.

MEIGS, Ga. —  A 14-year-old driver was thrown from an ATV after colliding with a car on Highway 202 near Monroe Jackson Road.

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce recently held a virtual ribbon cutting for Lift Licensing Certification owned by Paul Everett. Lift Licensing Certification is a consulting business that offers training in forklift, boom, and scissor operation.

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Less than two years after a new computer system was installed at the Colquitt County Tax Commissioner’s Office, the state plans a technology upgrade that will limit the office’s services for almost a week, starting Wednesday.

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Moultrie-Colquitt County Drug Enforcement Team made arrests in two cases over the last several days.

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has charged a Colquitt County jailer in connection with providing contraband to inmates.

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Moultrie City Council will offer a tax rebate for elderly homeowners, paid for by federal coronavirus reimbursements.

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