Bobby Bowden, the folksy Hall of Fame coach who built Florida State into an unprecedented college football dynasty, has died. He was 91.
CHULA - Tiftarea Academy Panthers had a powerful win over Terrell Academy Eagles on Fri. Oct. 30.It was the first game back for the Panthers after mandatory quarantine and the first of three games back-to-back trying to make up for lost time.The beginning of the first quarter showed signs of…
TIFTON — The 20th Annual School of Agriculture and Natural Resources Classic golf tournament at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College will be held on Sept. 21-24 at ABAC’s Forest Lakes Golf Club.
TIFTON — When Herschel Walker was a high school senior in Johnson County, college football recruiters wanted him badly. Some even went as far as to live in Wrightsville while trying to convince him to attend their places of higher education.
NASHVILLE — Jim Barber was in second grade when the Berrien Rebelettes won their first ever state basketball title in 1970. He attended his first game and fell in love with the team and sport. The players became his heroes.
TIFTON — The Tift County Duals return this Saturday to the local high school. Ten teams are set to wrestle, even if Tift head coach Shawn Watson is not 100% sure of who the 10th team will be.
TIFTON — Youth football championships were crowned as the Thanksgiving Bowl and the Georgia Recreation and Park Association finals were held at E.B. Hamilton Park.
Tiftarea Academy won a pair of games at the Terrell Academy Tip-Off Tournament last Monday and Tuesday. Monday, the Lady Panthers won over Glenwood (Ala.), 42-37. Tuesday, the victory was by 64-45 over Crisp Academy. Tiftarea came back from 10 points down after a quarter to win the Crisp gam…
MILLEDGEVILLE —The 2019 high school football season came to an end for Tiftarea Academy Friday in the GISA Class AAA semifinals. John Milledge won to advance to the finals, 42-14.
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 Tift Shotgun Team recently participated in the Georgia Scholastic Clay Target Program State Championship at the Forest City Gun Club in Savannah. The Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) provides children from elementary grades through high school and college with the opportuni…
TIFTON — The sound of basketballs against hardwood was ubiquitous at Tift County High School this week. Participants in the Lil’ Devils hoops camp filled the floor, taking over five of the six standard goals and another that was brought in for the littlest of hands.
TIFTON — Thursday night was not a good night for Tiftarea Academy’s varsity basketball teams, as both lost to Terrell Academy. The Lady Panthers lost 31-41 while the Panthers lost 41-64.
Tift County pitcher Parke Johnson (center) declared his intention Tuesday to play baseball at Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs in a ceremony at Tifton’s United Methodist Church. Johnson thanked his friends, family and youth group for attending. Tift head coach Kyle Kirk congratulated Joh…
TIFTON — The Tift County Athletic Hall of Fame recently unveiled its Class of 2018. Among the best and brightest in Tift County athletics history are eight individual athletes, a coach, two teams and the annual service award.
BUFORD — The arena football team Atlanta Havoc is heading to the American Arena League Championship in its inaugural season, and Zack Brown has been there every step of the way.
TIFTON — The college baseball season ended in the playoffs for Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, but the Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association champions are not resting on their laurels. Head coach Brandon Reeder has been busy recruiting and reloading his roster.
CHULA — Familiar and unfamiliar faces made the trek to Tiftarea Academy Monday morning to hone their softball skills as part of a three-day camp.
TIFTON — The Tiftarea Tidal Wave started the 2018 season in style Saturday, breezing to victory in the Tidal Wave Invitational. The Tidal Wave accumulated 3,636.5 points in the event, enough to double second place Thomasville (1,781.5) Moultrie finished third at 1,211.5
This Week's Circulars
- Tift County High updates Brodie Field regulations
- Axe-throwing spot brings new 'Edge' to downtown
- Farm equipment CEO sentenced to prison
- Tift reports virus death, 60-plus new cases
- Appling stops Tift's winning streak
- ABAC president announces retirement
- City reviews water infrastructure, package stores
- Strenth homers again, this time it's inside the park as Lady Panthers win
- Blue Devils bounce back over Irwin, 16-14
- JAKES and Outdoor Adventure Day at Paradise Public Fishing Area
LENOX [mdash] Mrs. Repsie Rose Godwin James, 93, of Lenox, Georgia, while sleeping peacefully at her home went to heaven on September 14, 2021 and now lives with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She was born on June 27, 1928 in Cook County, Georgia to the late Braston Eli and Rosa Mae Rentz…
TIFTON [mdash] Mrs. Tanya Taylor, 69 of Tifton passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at Tift Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Taylor was born July 16, 1952 to the late Robert & Marian Dailey Bryson. She loved her family and she had a beautiful heart & spirit. Survivors include her husb…