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.”

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THOMASVILLE — The size of Thomasville City Schools’ system helped draw Raymond Bryant Jr. to the Rose City.

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.

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…

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 1,350 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.

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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.

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. …

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.

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.

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THOMASVILLE — The Thomasville City Schools Board of Education is set to adopt its budget for the coming fiscal year.

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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. 

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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.

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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.

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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…

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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…

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, …

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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. 

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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…

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 — Thomasville City School board members will hold two public hearings on the proposed fiscal year 2022 budget. 

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THOMASVILLE — Four years of high school culminated Saturday morning for more than 250 Thomas County Central High School seniors.

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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. 

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