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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"Little Shop of Horrors" opens tonight at the Tift Theatre for the Performing Arts, and the show promises to be entertaining, with a cast of locals eager to take the stage.
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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.
Tifton duo to take on the world
The invasion is set to begin July 31. That is the day that not just one, but two 11-year-old Tifton golfers hit the courses at Pinehurst, N.C. Their goal? A world championship.
Josie Arant and Jensen Rainey are the ones questing for this title, the U.S. Kids Golf World Championship. Actually, they both 11 for the moment. Josie will celebrate her 12th birthday Aug. 1, the second day of the tournament.
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