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13 WMAZ Macon
Fort Valley coffee shop brews up business with pecansA family in Fort Valley who has been in the pecan business for decades is now v
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 15 hours ago
A family in Fort Valley who has been in the pecan business for decades is now venturing out to the world of coffee. The Cleveland Pecan farm has been in the family for 50 years and back in 2009, they started to produce organic pecans. They are... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Police surprise woman with special needs for birthdayto police, but she had no idea she would celebrate her birthday with those she
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
to police, but she had no idea she would celebrate her birthday with those she admired so much. McLeroy, 29, lives in Fort Valley, Georgia with her father. She has special needs that have delayed her cognitive development. She told her father... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Fort Valley State Hires New Women's Basketball CoachThe Fort Valley State Wildcats have found their new coach to lead the women's b
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
The Fort Valley State Wildcats have found their new coach to lead the women's basketball squad this year... The Fort Valley State Director of Athletics announced Le'Coe Willingham as the new Lady Wildcats basketball Coach.. She comes from Tennessee... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Former Peach Co. hospital site to be redeveloped into hotel, entertainment complexis estimated to be cost $14-15 million and will turn the unoccupied Peach Regio
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
is estimated to be cost $14-15 million and will turn the unoccupied Peach Regional Medical Center on Blue Bird Boulevard in Fort Valley into a hotel, convention center, and entertainment complex. Fort Valley Mayor Barbara Williams says there are... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Georgia Crush Allows Adults to Chase After Football Dreamsfor Marcus. He graduated from Southwest in 2005, where he played quarterback fo
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 7 days ago
for Marcus. He graduated from Southwest in 2005, where he played quarterback for the Patriots, then he played two years at Fort Valley State before transferring to Shaw University in North Carolina. It's a game he's played his whole life, but when... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Drowning a leading cause of death in childrenwater accident. The East Macon Community Center offers swim lessons, but they h
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 7 days ago
water accident. The East Macon Community Center offers swim lessons, but they have been so popular they are all booked up. Fort Valley State University's sorority, Sigma Gamma Rho, is also hosting a free swim clinic Saturday July 15, 2017 starting... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Tuskegee's Thompson named Preseason DPOY & more at SIAC Media Daythe East division, Albany State emerges as the preseason favorite with six firs
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 days ago
the East division, Albany State emerges as the preseason favorite with six first-place votes and 65 points. Fort Valley State earned 55 points followed by Benedict, Clark Atlanta and Morehouse. The 2017 SIAC Media Day was held at... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Person killed in Warner Robins wreck identifiedThe person killed in a Warner Robins accident Monday night has been identified.
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 9 days ago
The person killed in a Warner Robins accident Monday night has been identified. She is Pamela Mobley Banks, 50, of Fort Valley, according to a Warner Robins police news release. Banks, who was driving a 2013 Smart Car, was rear ended while driving... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Unseasonable Winter Weather Takes A Bite Out Of Georgia's Peach Croppeaches, and Southern peaches in general, are having a really tough year. Mark
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
peaches, and Southern peaches in general, are having a really tough year. Mark Sanchez is the CEO of Lane Packing in Fort Valley, Ga. It's one of the big growers in the four county area smack in the middle of Georgia where peaches come from.... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Fort Valley State University gets accreditation warningFORT VALLEY, GA.-- - Fort Valley State University has received an accreditation
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 20 days ago
FORT VALLEY, GA.-- - Fort Valley State University has received an accreditation warning after a review from a college association. "This school is like the heartbeat of this town. Take Fort Valley State away then what is Fort Valley?” says senior... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Four-star wide receiver Kearis Jackson has Florida State in his top eightreleased his top eight schools on Wednesday and Florida State made the cut. Th
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 21 days ago
released his top eight schools on Wednesday and Florida State made the cut. The Peach County high school product from Fort Valley, Georgia, listed Michigan, UGA, Florida, Ohio State, Auburn, Alabama, LSU and FSU as his top choices in no... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Fort Valley State University receives accreditation warningFort Valley State University received an accreditation warning following a revi
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 22 days ago
Fort Valley State University received an accreditation warning following a review from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. According to a statement from the SACSCOC, the University was placed on warning after the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Fort Valley State University president to step downFORT VALLEY, Ga. (AP) — The president of Fort Valley State University is steppi
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 22 days ago
FORT VALLEY, Ga. (AP) — The president of Fort Valley State University is stepping down after two years in the post. Ivelaw Lloyd Griffith announced he would leave office June 30. Moody's Investor Service last year reduced the university's bond... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Beat the Freeze: Braves’ promotional race off and runningSportsCenter. “If someone told me last summer I’d be here where I am now, I wo
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
SportsCenter. “If someone told me last summer I’d be here where I am now, I wouldn’t believe them,” said Talton, from Fort Valley, Ga. “My phone has been blowing up every second. It doesn’t stay charged.” Talton, 26, ran at Iowa Wesleyan,... Read more
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TSN
Braves' 'Beat the Freeze' promotion a hitSportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wo
TSN / Posted 23 days ago
SportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wouldn't believe them," said Talton, from Fort Valley, Georgia. "My phone has been blowing up every second. It doesn't stay charged." Talton, 26, ran at Iowa... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Beat the Freeze: Braves' promotional race off and runningSportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wo
Stamford Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
SportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wouldn't believe them," said Talton, from Fort Valley, Georgia. "My phone has been blowing up every second. It doesn't stay charged." Talton, 26, ran at Iowa... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Beat the Freeze: Braves' promotional race off and runningSportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wo
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 days ago
SportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wouldn't believe them," said Talton, from Fort Valley, Georgia. "My phone has been blowing up every second. It doesn't stay charged." Talton, 26, ran at Iowa... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Beat the Freeze: Braves' promotional race off and runningSportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wo
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 23 days ago
SportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wouldn't believe them," said Talton, from Fort Valley, Georgia. "My phone has been blowing up every second. It doesn't stay charged." Talton, 26, ran at Iowa... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Beat the Freeze: Braves' promotional race off and runningSportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wo
Greenwich Time / Posted 23 days ago
SportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wouldn't believe them," said Talton, from Fort Valley, Georgia. "My phone has been blowing up every second. It doesn't stay charged." Talton, 26, ran at Iowa... Read more
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The News-Times
Beat the Freeze: Braves' promotional race off and runningSportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wo
The News-Times / Posted 23 days ago
SportsCenter. "If someone told me last summer I'd be here where I am now, I wouldn't believe them," said Talton, from Fort Valley, Georgia. "My phone has been blowing up every second. It doesn't stay charged." Talton, 26, ran at Iowa... Read more
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ajc.com
Darlington School’s Tijai Whatley commits to Georgia TechState, Kansas, North Carolina and Wake Forest. Whatley was one of two 2018 rec
ajc.com / Posted 27 days ago
State, Kansas, North Carolina and Wake Forest. Whatley was one of two 2018 recruits to commit to Georgia Tech on Thursday. Fort Valley linebacker JaQuez Jackson recommitted to Tech after he withdrew his commitment on June 10. Whatley received his... Read more
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ajc.com
Hall of Famer’s $10K football stolen from school buildingFairmont High School in Griffin, which later merged with Griffin High School.
ajc.com / Posted 27 days ago
Fairmont High School in Griffin, which later merged with Griffin High School. Wright went on to play college football at Fort Valley State University before the Dallas Cowboys picked him in the seventh round of the 1967 NFL Draft. He played for... Read more

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