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Kids honor Jackie Robinson in his hometown - As Major League Baseball teams celebrated Jackie Robinson Day, children in Robinson's hometown did too. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Senior pranksters taught valuable lesson - Some high school seniors who pulled a destructive prank several months ago find out their punishment. They could have gone to jail. The prosecutor didn't think that was the best course to take. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Cairo High Holds Mock Crash [GALLERY] - Cairo High School, CYC, and SADD Club held a "Mock Crash" this morning in front of the CHS Auditorium. - Thu, 27 Mar 2014

Richard Douglas Kuhne, Tallahassee, FL - Richard D. (Dick) Kuhne was called to Heaven on April 12, 2014, in Tallahassee, Fl. He was born in Bach, Michigan, on March 17, 1935 to Mary (Lapak) and Hank... Read more » - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Kids have a Health Fair in Baconton - Over 300 Mitchell County children learned how to fight obesity with gardening  tips and information on healthy eating.  - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Man arrested for stabbing - Willie Poke told police Derrick Dorsey tried to rob him of his wallet earlier that night. - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Grady County lake construction is behind schedule - Rainy weather has delayed work on a big lake project near Cairo. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

AMA Supercross Results - 1. James Stewart, Haines City, Fla., Suzuki. - Sat, 29 Mar 2014

Westover sweeps region track titles - The Westover Patriots and Lady Patriots each staked their claim at area dominance on the track Thursday, sweeping the Region 1-AAAA track and field titles.The Patriots scored 177 points to earn their fourth - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

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Civil War reenactors bring history to life - Valley Free Press - David Choeffler from Sandwich came to the event because his great-great-grandfather was a Civil War captain in the Eastern Union army. John Martin, also of Sandwich, attended the event after visiting Confederate encampments in Kentucky and Georgia. - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Valdosta lawyers encouraged to be part of Ga. Legal Food Frenzy - WALB-TV - The Valdosta Bar Association is now updated on the upcoming Georgia Legal Food Frenzy. Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens was in Valdosta Thursday to speak to the association about the food drive. Georgia Legal Food Frenzy kicks off on April 21st. - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Wreck kills one on Ledo Road - WALB-TV - Officials are asking drivers to avoid the area. Two of the westbound lanes of Ledo Road have been blocked. Lee County deputies, Lee EMS and Fire, and the Georgia State Patrol responded. The GSP is handling the investigation. Copyright2014 WALB. - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

UCLA Celebrates Jackie Robinson Day - UCLA Athletics Official Site - Born in Cairo, Ga., on January 31, 1919, Robinson and his family and moved to Los Angeles as a youngster. After moving to southern California, the Robinson family quickly gained recognition for its fantastic athletic abilities, most notably during the ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Parole Board Promotes Stubbs to Director Over Southwest Region - ValdostaToday.com - ATLANTA, GA – The State Board of Pardons and Paroles has selected Tamara Stubbs as the agency's Southwest Regional Director. In this role, Stubbs is responsible for the operations of nine of the state's 41 parole offices including Albany, Americus ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Jackie: An American hero with SoCal roots - MLB.com - He was born in Cairo, Ga., but Jackie's mother, Mallie Robinson, took her five kids west in search of a better life when Jackie was 16 months old. The family settled in Pasadena, about a dozen miles from downtown Los Angeles, and he was soon playing ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Residence suffers 2 burglaries in 5 days - Insurance News Net (press release) - --Cleo Kelly, 300 block West Bethel Avenue, reported the theft of a television valued at $400 on Thursday. --Kinyata Simpson, of Moultrie, reported Monday that her Apple iPad Mini, valued at $370, had been stolen in early February from her aunt's ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

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