TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Tift County fans long knew they had a special talent in Rashod Bateman.
TIFTON — Homecoming has arrived and the Tift County Blue Devils follow Thursday’s parade with a football game tonight at 7:30 p.m. against the Miller Grove Wolverines.
CHULA — A year after Hurricane Michael, Tiftarea Academy resumed its annual cross country meet. The Panther Prowl took place Saturday morning at the school, sending runners on a course that stretched nearly the entirety of the campus.
TIFTON — A Tift County football player who received substantial injuries in a game with Valdosta Thursday returned home Saturday from a Macon trauma center, according to athletic sources.
TIFTON – The Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Fillies softball team went to the GCAA state championship last semester, beating East Georgia and Georgia Military College in the tournament.
TIFTON - When Tift County and Bainbridge played football Friday night at Brodie Field, one went in as undefeated defending state champions. The other entered with a record of 1-4.
TIFTON — A Tift County football player who received substantial injuries in a game with Valdosta Thursday is expected to recover but is out for the rest of the season, according to athletic sources.
TIFTON — Tift County softball gets its best opportunity to make the Class AAAAAAA softball state playoffs this afternoon. All they need to do is win two out of three games from Camden County to enter as the third seed from Region 1. The games start at 4 p.m. in Kingsland. If a third game is …
Later this week we'll have a look at nicknames on Tift County's football team. Interviewed in this preview are, from left, Chrishon "Boobie" Stephens, Azaria "Stank" Smith, Stephen "Dolla Bill" Thomas and Jeffery "Ruff" Butler.
TIFTON — For the first time ever, the National Physique Committee will bring an NPC sanctioned bodybuilding competition to Tifton. The NPC is the largest and oldest amateur bodybuilding federation in the world. The Peach State Bodybuilding Championships will be held Oct. 5 at the UGA Tifton …
TIFTON — Turner County started the 2019 Region 2-A football schedule with a win last week. Tonight, they can keep themselves at the top of the conference, provided they win over Charlton County. Action will take place at Alan Hobby Field in Ashburn starting at 7:30 p.m.
TIFTON — Tift County cross country returns to Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College this Saturday morning for the 18th annual Tift Invitational. Action gets started at 8:30 a.m. with the high school girls. Boys will follow at approximately 9:15. After the varsity athletes exit, middle schoole…
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Tech's basketball team was banned from postseason play for the upcoming season and slapped Thursday with four years of probation for major recruiting violations committed by a former assistant coach and an ex-friend of head coach Josh Pastner.
TIFTON — The Fitzgerald Purple Hurricane will take it a bit easier this week. They are off Friday night, a welcome respite from five weeks of football battles, according to head coach Tucker Pruitt. Pruitt’s job is only slightly easier Friday; he and his assistants are going scouting at a fe…
CORDELE - Tift County is set to wrap up the regular season Thursday with a doubleheader at Colquitt County. Monday, they traveled to Crisp County, but fell behind early in an 11-2 loss.
After giving up a point to Camden County, Tift County clinches the first set of Saturday morning's volleyball match, 25-22. The Lady Devils unfortunately did not have the same luck in the next two sets, dropping them 25-22 and 15-12. Tift finished out the day by defeating Colquitt County and…
LILBURN — For the first half, Tift County had Parkview running back Cody Brown's number. So much so that the Blue Devils held the four-star and No. 2-ranked running back in the country to three yards on nine carries.
OCILLA - Irwin County looks to take over the No. 1 Class A public school state football ranking following a 14-0 victory over visiting Clinch County Friday night.
TIFTON — Tift County High volleyball coach Caleb Dawson is looking for a big crowd Saturday morning. His squad is set to host one its biggest events ever and the implications are huge.
TIFTON — The Tift County Blue Devils embark on their longest road trip of the regular season tonight. Their destination is the Big Orange Jungle and the Parkview Panthers at 7:30 p.m.
TIFTON - Tift County ended the home portion of its regular softball season schedule Thursday night, falling to Camden County in a doubleheader.
ATLANTA — Ronald Acuña Jr. became the second-youngest player in baseball history to hit 40 homers in a season, Freddie Freeman also drove in two runs and the Atlanta Braves clinched at least a tie for first place in the NL East with a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday.
ATLANTA (AP) — Ronald Acuña Jr. of the Atlanta Braves has become only the third player in baseball history to hit 40 homers while 21 years old or younger.
This Week's Circulars
- Share A Coke With Tift: Coca-Cola UNITED slated to build distribution center
- Tifton man arrested in connection with attempted kidnapping
- Guns, gangs among Valdosta panel topics
- Study: Tift HIV rates high
- Cancer patient fights, prepares for surgery
- Tifton man arrested in accidental shooting of one-year-old
- Small business promoter starts his own
- South Georgia Banking Company announces organizational advancements
- New homeschool program coming to Tifton
- Bateman on Biletnikoff list