TIFTON — Moultrie Technical College’s Economic Development Division recently nominated Tift County’s American Textile Company, a leading supplier of mattress and pillow protectors, bed pillows and mattress pads, for the 2014 Manufacturer of the Year award in the medium-size company category. The annual awards ceremony marks the culmination of Georgia Manufacturing Appreciation Week, which is co-hosted by the Technical College System of Georgia and Georgia’s Department of Economic Development, and is held in April each year. Pictured during the local plaque presentation in June, from left, are American Textile Plant Manager Rick Johnson and Distribution Manager Ron Ferrari with MTC’s Acting President Jim Glass, director of Economic Development Kelly Daniell, and Vice President of Economic Development David Evans.
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A 17-year-old Ty Ty resident has been charged in connection with the shootings Saturday in Sylvester.Continued ...
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The 2014 Tift County Lady Devils volleyball team. Summer Bennett, Chat Butts, Carolina Carter, Kaleigh Hobby, Molly Jones, Savannah Kendrick, Mariena McCullough, Dail Adaway, Vanity Golson, Alex Miller, Taylor Nimmo, Amanda Riddle, Logan Seeman, Taylor Cross, Karina Delgado, Audrey McElhaney, Madison Spivey, Julianna Cross and Olivia Thomas Assistants are Dana Fletcher and Chance Benson. Head coach is Courtney Mitchell.
Volleyball returns for 2nd season at TCHS
Volleyball has just entered its second year at Tift County High and the squad's new coach believes the team will do well.
Courtney Mitchell decided to take the position over the summer after previous coach Lori Greene left. Mitchell, in her first ever head coaching job, said "it's been a learning experience, an exciting one and I have a great group of girls."
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