Tifton Gazette


May 7, 2014

Third graders take tour of downtown

TIFTON — Third grade students from Annie Belle Clark, Northside and G.O. Bailey primary schools toured downtown Tifton Wednesday morning as part of National Preservation Month, hosted by the Tift County Main Street Program. The event was also a thank you for all who assisted with the third grade CRCT preparation and testing. Tour sites included the Tift Theatre, Bank of America, First Community Bank, Tift County Public Library, Tifton Museum of Arts & Heritage, Tift County Administration Building, Tifton Terminal Railway Museum, Veterans Memorial Park and Fulwood Park. Tour guides included Julie Smith, City Council and Advantage Realty; Dan Sutton, The Tifton Gazette; Darien Peavey, YMCA;  Miles Drummond, Tift County Extension; MiKayla Roberson, Tift County 4-H; Tambra Griffin, Griffin's Work Ethics Program & More; Danny Wallace, Tifton-Tift County Fire Department; and J.J. Jackson, Martha Black and Lequrica Gaskins,  Tift County Main Street Program. The group shown here is at Bank of America, where they were told about the building and its daily operations, and allowed a peek into the vault.

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Jensen Rainey (left) and Josie Arant will both be participating in the U.S. Kids Golf World Championship next week in North Carolina.

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