• A woman reported Monday that someone entered the repo lot on East Second Street by cutting a hole in the north side of the lot’s fence. Once inside, the offender entered an unlocked vehicle and took a car stereo/CD player valued at $300 and a speaker box valued at $200. The report states that the offender also tried to take rims and tires from a nearby vehicle but was unsuccessful with obtaining them.
• A man reported Tuesday that someone entered his property on South Central Avenue and took one Kenwood window air conditioning unit valued at approximately $650.
TIFTON POLICE DEPT.
James Byron Ferguson, 22, 1810 Wilson Ave., was charged Tuesday with misdemeanor possession of marijuana and a safety restraint violation.
Hieu Nguyen, 37, 4616 Field Creek Drive, was charged Tuesday with possession of cocaine and driving with a suspended or revoked license.
William Paul Rhodes, 63, 170 Margaret Ave., Lenox, was charged Tuesday with DUI and an open container violation.
Stetson Teal, 17, 225 Clifton Drive, Moultrie, was charged Tuesday with misdemeanor possession of marijuana.
GEORGIA STATE PATROL
Scott Bryan Milliones, 36, 46 Albert Sumner Road, was charged Tuesday with DUI, missing or inoperative tail/tag lights, an open container violation and misdemeanor possession of marijuana.
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Tifton native hopes to be Home Free during ‘Sing-Off’
Returning Monday night for a fourth season is NBC’s a cappella singing competition, “The Sing-Off,” which will feature Tifton native Austin Brown.Continued ...
Performing with the group Home Free, 27-year-old Brown says he couldn’t ask for more or be more excited to have been given the opportunity to compete on the show.
“There’s no other platform like this for a group like Home Free,” he told The Tifton Gazette in a phone interview.
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Blue Devils beat Wolves in OT
The Tift County Blue Devils needed overtime to do it, but stayed undefeated within the state with a 65-56 victory over the Buford Wolves Saturday to move their record to 5-1. The Lady Devils (2-3) had a tough time with their opponent, falling 71-41 to Buford’s girls.
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Letter to the Editor – Visitor lauds LEOs,EMTs
On Saturday morning, I was driving my truck pulling a motorcycle trailer following the Freedom Seekers annual Toy Ride in Tifton. All of us (more than 100) were excited about the large turnout to make many underprivileged children have a joyous Christmas.
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