TIFTON — Due to concerns about the COVID-19 outbreak, the following events have been cancelled:

• Tift County Special Olympics.

• Downtown Tifton Spring Fling.

• Calico Arts and Crafts Festival, Moultrie.

• Leroy Rogers Senior Center events, including church services, meetings and classes.

• Georgia Pecan Growers Conference.

• Community Care Day.

• Fire Ant Festival, Ashburn.

• Wild Chicken Festival, Fitzgerald.

• “The Calendar Girls” play at the Tift Theatre.

• Tift County Recreation Department events, classes, athletics, etc.

• Walk to End Alzheimer’s Kickoff Party.

• Tifton-Tift County Chamber of Commerce ribbon cuttings and meetings.

• Tifton-Tift County Public Library children and teen programs.

• Will Graham Tiftarea Celebration.

The following schools have suspended classes, events and athletics for at least the next two weeks:

• Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

• Southern Regional Technical College.

• UGA Tifton Campus.

• Tift County School System.

• Tiftarea Academy.

• Berrien County School System.

• Colquitt County School System.

• Cook County School System.

• Irwin County School System.

• Turner County School System.

• Worth County School System.

Church Services, Events, Gatherings

• First Baptist Tifton (will broadcast and livestream worship).

• Journey Church (will livestream worship).

• Northside Baptist Church (livestreaming on Facebook Live).

Updated information about COVID-19 in Georgia may be found on the Georgia Department of Public Health’s website at https://dph.georgia.gov/georgia-department-public-health-covid-19-daily-status-report.

This list will be updated as more closings and cancellations are announced.

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