TIFTON — It was two for the price of one Thursday afternoon, when a pair of Tift county Blue Devil basketball players became the last pair of athletes to sign during the school year. Nathan Thomas inked with USC-Aiken while Quay Fergerson will be going to Georgia Highlands. While singing their praises on the court, Dr. Eric Holland encouraged both to stay in school and finish their education, statements echoed by athletic director Rusty Smith, who also spoke.
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Barr wins BOE seat over Golden
Tuesday's primary runoff election proved to be a close one for the local Tift County Board of Education District 4 race between Keith Barr and Richard Golden. Barr took the overall win with 511 votes (53.23 percent). Golden garnered 449 votes (46.77 percent).Continued ...
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Brown starting Pop Warner squad
Dreams do come true, if you ask Brian Brown. Waiting for years to set up a youth football league in Tift County, he finally has his chance. He hosts a Heads Up football camp this morning and is starting up Pop Warner teams.
"It's been a dream of mine for 10 years," he said.
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