Participants in Thomas University’s Educational Talent Search and GEAR UP programs had the opportunity to learn about a variety of topics through a combination of online and in-person activities during TU’s Pre-College Programs Summer Camp with the theme “A Summer of Learning and Earning.”
TIFTON — Erin Pearce, a junior agricultural education major at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, is one of 18 students nationwide selected as a National Teach Ag Ambassador for the 2021-22 year.
THOMASVILLE — The Marguerite Neel Williams Boys & Girls Club will receive a grant of more than $321,000 from the Governor's Emergency Education Relief fund.
Recognizing the increasing importance of the field of supply chain management, Thomas University will begin offering a bachelor’s degree in the subject this fall. Classes will be taught entirely online in eight-week sessions to meet the needs of working professionals.
The 2021 Georgia 4-H State Horse Show, hosted by Georgia 4-H, was held at the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter in Perry June 8-12. Overall, 157 youth participated in the competition.
This fall Thomas University will begin offering several new degrees. One of them will be the Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Systems Management. Housed within TU’s School of Professional Studies, the degree includes completely online classes designed to fit the schedules of students b…
VALDOSTA, GA — Valdosta State University is proud to announce the members of its graduating class of Spring 2021, including the following area residents:
MACON/ATLANTA, Ga. — Mercer University conferred bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees to more than 2,200 students at five commencements held in May in Macon and Atlanta.
TROY, AL -- Catherine Mulford of Thomasville, Georgia, has completed IMPACT new student orientation and enrolled at Troy University for the Fall 2021 semester at the Troy Campus.
TALLAHASSEE, FL-- Over 1,200 students were named to the Spring 2021 President’s List at Tallahassee Community College. Students must earn a 4.0 grade point average to receive the President’s List recognition.
TALLAHASSEE, FL -- Over 1,350 students were named to the Spring 2021 Dean’s List at Tallahassee Community College. Students must earn a 3.50 grade point average to receive the Dean’s List recognition.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Hallie Turner, daughter of Ty and Carla Turner from Thomasville, has just completed a six-week internship in Washington, D.C. with U.S. Representative Austin Scott (R-Tifton). Turner is a broadcast journalism major at the University of Georgia.
When Thomas University’s Magnolia Pavilion and Courtyard opened for students last fall, the area provided a great location for students gather and enjoy outdoor time together. Recently, Walton Grimsley, a member of Boy Scout Troop 306, made the pavilion even more welcoming with the addition …
Members of the Lambda Xi Omega book club recently made a generous donation to the Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Foundation in memory of their late friend and Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority sister Udella Spicer. The $400 gift will benefit the library at SRTC-Moultrie in honor of Ms. …
The Thomas County School System received more than $33,000 in grant funding to feed kids during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. More than $15,000 was awarded in the fall for packing items (foil bags, individual bags and tapers, to-go boxes for meals going to the classroom), and $17,750 was…
THOMASVILLE — The Thomasville City Schools Board of Education, in a 4-3 vote Tuesday night, has chosen Dr. Raymond Bryant as the next superintendent.
VALDOSTA — Lauren A. Corley of Cairo, recently presented “Making an Effort: Evaluating USA Gymnastics’ Corporate Social Responsibility Following Negligence and Scandal” during Valdosta State University’s 2021 Prosper Tsikata Graduate Colloquium.
TIFTON—A new partnership between Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College and Georgia Southern University ensures ABAC graduates a direct route to furthering their careers in public health.
ATLANTA, GA -- The following students earned the distinction of Faculty Honors for Spring 2021 at the Georgia Institute of Technology. This designation is awarded to undergraduate students who have earned a 4.0 academic average for the semester.
MACON — Mercer University recently announced the President’s List and Dean’s List for the spring 2021 semester. Inclusion on these lists requires students to meet rigorous GPA standards specific to the college or school within the University.
The Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Foundation recently received a generous donation from the Georgia Power Foundation. On Wednesday, June 9, Georgia Power’s Tifton Area Manager and SRTC Board Chair Lynn Lovett presented SRTC President Jim Glass with a $10,000 donation to the Fou…
Stephanie Garcia Lopez is the recipient of the 2021 DAR Scholarship, valued at $1,000. She is an honor graduate of Pelham High School and plans to enter Valdosta State University this fall. She will pursue a degree qualifying her to be a speech language pathologist, teaching and working with…
KENNESAW, GA -- Kennesaw State University recently named students to the President’s List in recognition of their academic excellence for the Spring 2021 semester.
Thomasville National Bank has been named Thomas County School System’s BEE Partner of the Year for 2021-2022. The Business and Education Exchange (BEE) Partner of the Year is chosen from the outstanding BEE Partners who work with Thomas County Schools to strengthen the link among schools, bu…
ATLANTA, GA -- The Georgia Institute of Technology presented degrees to approximately 4,435 undergraduate and graduate students during the Institute’s 260th Commencement exercises May 7-8, 2021, at Bobby Dodd Stadium.
THOMASVILLE — Scholars Academy seventh grader William Casper didn’t consider himself an artist. But he likes history, so when got an opportunity to win a cash prize competition by creating a piece of art about an older person’s memory of a moment in history, he became an artist.
THOMASVILLE — Warrior Way summer camps are in full swing at Brookwood School! Warrior Way offers a variety of camps for Junior Kindergarten through twelfth grade students who may be enrolled at any school. Little Warriors learned the fundamentals of football from our junior varsity and varsi…
THOMASVILLE — Pebble Hill Plantation in Thomasville announces the upcoming program, “Calls of the Wild – Frogs and Toads of Georgia,” on Saturday, June 19 from 7-8:30 p.m. The program will be presented by Phil Spivey, Wildlife Biologist with the Wildlife Conservation Section of the Georgia D…
Thomas University’s Master of Science Degree in Clinical Mental Health and Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling (CMHCRC) recently received a Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training Program for Professionals grant for $1,914,608 o…
THOMASVILLE — The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) a $10,000 grant to support adult literacy. This local grant is part of the Dollar General Literacy Foundation’s recent award of $10.5 million donation to support summer, family, …
THOMASVILLE — With time running out to get ready for her speech at the Class AA state literary meet, Ella Milliere decided to change course on what she wanted to talk about.
THOMASVILLE — On June 1, Governor Brian Kemp announced that $15 million of the Governor’s Emergency Relief fund would be distributed to Boys and Girls Clubs of Georgia between June 2021 and September 2022.
First and second grade students from Garrison-Pilcher won awards in Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Junior American Citizens annual competition. This year’s theme was “The 400th Anniversary of the Mayflower: Rise and Shine for New Opportunities in a New World.” Students were able…
Janet Owens’ Jerger Elementary Kindergarten students participated in the Daughter of the American Revolution-JAC Kindergarten Banner contest.
THOMASVILLE — Next fall, the 44 students in Brookwood School’s class of 2021 will begin their college journey in various parts of the country, from Georgia to Illinois to Texas to Colorado. This accomplished group, which includes star athletes, award-winning artists, lead ballerinas, entrepr…
THOMASVILLE — The Thomasville High School class of 2021 capped its high school careers, showing its resolve and its resilience, its top two graduates said.
For the 2021 summer semester, which began May 13, the Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Foundation awarded scholarships to 54 students totaling $45,900. These funds assist students with education-related costs such as tuition, fees, books, classroom and lab supplies, and more.
This Week's Circulars
- Body discovered in Grady County
- Multiple fraudulent unemployment cases suspected throughout Thomas County
- Politics is spoiling the Olympics
- Bryant calls Thomasville like coming home
- Thomasville community transformed into new board game
- Grady deputies remain on administrative leave after shooting
- Man shot, killed by Grady deputies identified
- Police chase ends in Thomasville
- Jail lunch worker suspected of smuggling contraband
- Housekeeper suspected in string of thefts
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Funeral services for Kevin Ernest Reichert, 54, will be held on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at 11 AM at Dawson Street Baptist Church with Rev. Lee Waller officiating. Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at the Allen & Allen Celebration of Life Center from 6-8 PM. Kevin passed aw…
Donald "Double D" Demsher, 80 of Thomasville passed away on Monday, July 26, 2021, surrounded by his family. Don was a graduate of St. Vincent College in Latrobe, Pennsylvania. Moving to Thomasville from Pittsburgh in 1968. He was a long-time member of Glen Arven Country Club, where he start…
A native of Mitchell County, Georgia, John Leonard Eubanks, 95, passed away Friday, July 23, 2021, at Archbold Medical Center in Thomasville, Georgia. He was the son of the late John Legett Eubanks and the late Mary Palmer Eubanks. Leonard was born at the family home in easter Mitchell Count…
A retired art teacher at Brookwood School, Brenda Lucas Hatcher, 78, died July 6, 2021. Service is Sunday, July 25, 2:30p.m., Berry Funeral Home. Online guestbook and complete obituary at www.berryfh.com. Berry Funeral Home, Elberton, in charge.