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Athens Banner-Herald
Authorities search for missing plane in south GeorgiaVALDOSTA | Georgia troopers are searching an area of south Georgia after a smal
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
VALDOSTA | Georgia troopers are searching an area of south Georgia after a small plane disappeared from radar. The Federal Aviation Administration said an alert notice was issued Monday morning after air traffic controllers lost contact with a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jaguars Insider: Trai Turner’s deal in Carolina could mean something for Brandon Lindercamera infractions. It makes Fowler’s transgressions look even more immature a
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
camera infractions. It makes Fowler’s transgressions look even more immature and dangerous. Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta is jumping on the Fred Taylor For The Hall Of Fame Train. On Aug. 12, the park will hold a “Kickoff, Blast Off Hall... Read more
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WALB Albany
Valdosta business delivers a smile to nursing home residentsEmployees of one Valdosta business went out of its way to make some residents h
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
Employees of one Valdosta business went out of its way to make some residents happy. The company Teleflora celebrated 'Make Someone Smile Week' by giving out flowers. This year was its biggest delivery so far. Teleflora gave out over 600 flowers... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Valdosta business delivers a smile to nursing home residentsEmployees of one Valdosta business went out of its way to make some residents h
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
Employees of one Valdosta business went out of its way to make some residents happy. The company Teleflora celebrated 'Make Someone Smile Week' by giving out flowers. This year was its biggest delivery so far. Teleflora gave out over 600 flowers... Read more
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WALB Albany
Arrest made in Valdosta shooting from 2 weeks agoValdosta Police Officers responded to a shooting report on the evening of July
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
Valdosta Police Officers responded to a shooting report on the evening of July 9, in the 1600 block of Fresno Street. They found a man shot in the shoulder, but did not find the shooter. An anonymous tip led them the start looking at Darius Hollis,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Strong defensive line still a UTC trademarkdefensive end. The 6-foot-2, 260-pounder had 10 tackles for loss and 5.5 sacks
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
defensive end. The 6-foot-2, 260-pounder had 10 tackles for loss and 5.5 sacks as a senior at Georgia Class AAAAAA champion Valdosta. STRENGTHS There's plenty of experience, and there's plenty of depth. Prather and Jones would be no-brainer... Read more
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WALB Albany
Students give up summer break to make some cashSix young men sorted through trash, looking for glass and plastic bottles as it
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
Six young men sorted through trash, looking for glass and plastic bottles as it traveled down the conveyor belt at Valdosta Public Works. They are all juniors and seniors participating in the Great Promise Partnership (GPP). The GPP is a grant... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Students give up summer break to make some cashSix young men sorted through trash, looking for glass and plastic bottles as it
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
Six young men sorted through trash, looking for glass and plastic bottles as it traveled down the conveyor belt at Valdosta Public Works. They are all juniors and seniors participating in the Great Promise Partnership (GPP). The GPP is a grant... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Toby Ragland shows no rust as he takes commanding lead in Jacksonville Amateurto collect all the red numbers he would need to lead the tournament over Roche,
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
to collect all the red numbers he would need to lead the tournament over Roche, a Bishop Kenny graduate and a member of the Valdosta State golf team, and Kresl, a Lakeland resident who will join the University of Central Florida team this fall. The... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Biggest amusement park on northern Gulf Coast opens tomorrowamusement park since Hurricane Katrina swamped the now-abandoned Six Flags New
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
amusement park since Hurricane Katrina swamped the now-abandoned Six Flags New Orleans in 2005. Alabama Splash Adventure, located in metro Birmingham, is about 270 miles north, and Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta, Georgia, is 300 miles... Read more
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ABC News
New Gulf Coast amusement park opening in Alabamaamusement park since Hurricane Katrina swamped the now-abandoned Six Flags New
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
amusement park since Hurricane Katrina swamped the now-abandoned Six Flags New Orleans in 2005. Alabama Splash Adventure, located in metro Birmingham, is about 270 miles north, and Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta, Georgia, is 300 miles... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
New Gulf Coast amusement park with Rollin’ Thunder Coaster opens Fridaythe now-abandoned Six Flags New Orleans in 2005. Alabama Splash Adventure, loc
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
the now-abandoned Six Flags New Orleans in 2005. Alabama Splash Adventure, located in metro Birmingham, is about 270 miles north, and Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta, Georgia, is 300 miles away. Pricing for The Park at OWA is as... Read more
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Barrow Journal
Schedule conflicts keep Barrow softball team out of world serieshave to take time when they can.” Barrow had qualified for the world series by
Barrow Journal / Posted 4 days ago
have to take time when they can.” Barrow had qualified for the world series by winning the Dizzy Dean state tournament in Valdosta last month with a 4-1 record that included three wins on the final day of the tournament. The team had finished... Read more
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WALB Albany
GA House Representatives Rural Committee discusses mental health needsevery day. Since 2013, the state has opened several crisis centers, three bein
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
every day. Since 2013, the state has opened several crisis centers, three being in Region 4 in Thomasville, Albany and Valdosta. Fitzgerald said the state puts $18 million annually into those centers to expand community-based services. Some... Read more
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WALB Albany
Valdosta leader takes a stand against violence, wants helpAfter multiple shootings in the Valdosta area, Reverend J.D. Martin walked door
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
After multiple shootings in the Valdosta area, Reverend J.D. Martin walked door-to-door spreading the message to, 'Stop the violence.' Martin passed out flyers about a community meeting near Shanna Circle where the latest shooting happened in... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Goodwill debunks common donation misconceptionsfrom the donor door to the sales floor. Goodwill Southern Rivers provides assi
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
from the donor door to the sales floor. Goodwill Southern Rivers provides assistance to people up in Newnan, down to Valdosta, over to Opelika, and Phenix City. In 2016 alone, Goodwill Southern Rivers served over 20,000 people. But, many... Read more
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WALB Albany
Goodwill debunks common donation misconceptionsfrom the donor door to the sales floor. Goodwill Southern Rivers provides assi
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
from the donor door to the sales floor. Goodwill Southern Rivers provides assistance to people up in Newnan, down to Valdosta, over to Opelika, and Phenix City. In 2016 alone, Goodwill Southern Rivers served over 20,000 people. But, many... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Goodwill debunks common donation misconceptionsfrom the donor door to the sales floor. Goodwill Southern Rivers provides assi
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
from the donor door to the sales floor. Goodwill Southern Rivers provides assistance to people up in Newnan, down to Valdosta, over to Opelika, and Phenix City. In 2016 alone, Goodwill Southern Rivers served over 20,000 people. But, many... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Family of girls injured in Ferris wheel fall file lawsuitthe Greene County Fair. The ride is owned and operated by Dominic Macaroni and
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 5 days ago
the Greene County Fair. The ride is owned and operated by Dominic Macaroni and his company, Family Attractions Amusement of Valdosta, Georgia. Kayla Reynolds, left, and Briley Reynolds, right (Photo: Shared with WBIR) Both girls were taken to... Read more
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WALB Albany
Valdosta man faces multiple charges after three burglariesValdosta police said Tuesday that a man they arrested last week may be responsi
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
Valdosta police said Tuesday that a man they arrested last week may be responsible for several burglaries. Officers saw Cedell Thomas, 38, crossing VSU’s north campus On Wednesday, July 12, right after a burglary was reported in the 2500 block of... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Valdosta man faces multiple charges after three burglariesValdosta police said Tuesday that a man they arrested last week may be responsi
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
Valdosta police said Tuesday that a man they arrested last week may be responsible for several burglaries. Officers saw Cedell Thomas, 38, crossing VSU’s north campus On Wednesday, July 12, right after a burglary was reported in the 2500 block of... Read more
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WALB Albany
Valdosta hosts 'Taste of Downtown' eventOn Monday, it was time to take a timeout from dieting and get to sampling. Val
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
On Monday, it was time to take a timeout from dieting and get to sampling. Valdosta restaurants paired their favorite dishes and drinks for a Taste of Downtown. It was part of the week long celebration of food, friends and fun. The restaurants... Read more
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WALB Albany
Valdosta burglary suspect: People drugged me to do itAround 4:30 Sunday morning, a man called Lowndes County Emergency 911, saying h
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
Around 4:30 Sunday morning, a man called Lowndes County Emergency 911, saying he had a bad cut to his arm. When Valdosta Police officers and paramedics arrived on scene, Larry Thomas, 43, told them that he cut his arm on a piece of glass while he... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Valdosta burglary suspect: People drugged me to do itAround 4:30 Sunday morning, a man called Lowndes County Emergency 911, saying h
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
Around 4:30 Sunday morning, a man called Lowndes County Emergency 911, saying he had a bad cut to his arm. When Valdosta Police officers and paramedics arrived on scene, Larry Thomas, 43, told them that he cut his arm on a piece of glass while he... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Valdosta kicks off 'Taste of Downtown' eventIt's time to take a timeout from dieting and get to sampling! Valdosta restaur
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
It's time to take a timeout from dieting and get to sampling! Valdosta restaurants are pairing their favorite dishes and drinks for a Taste of Downtown. It's all part of a week long celebration of food, friends and fun. The restaurants that... Read more
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WALB Albany
Shot Valdosta man keeps quiet about itThe Valdosta Police Department is trying to arrest whoever shot a man this week
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
The Valdosta Police Department is trying to arrest whoever shot a man this weekend, but they aren't getting much help. About 11:30 Saturday morning, E-911 got a call that someone had been shot in the area of Shanna Circle, but the caller refused to... Read more
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WALB Albany
Valdosta kicks off 'Taste of Downtown' eventIt's time to take a timeout from dieting and get to sampling! Valdosta restaur
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
It's time to take a timeout from dieting and get to sampling! Valdosta restaurants are pairing their favorite dishes and drinks for a Taste of Downtown. It's all part of a week long celebration of food, friends and fun. The restaurants that... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Shot Valdosta man keeps quiet about itThe Valdosta Police Department is trying to arrest whoever shot a man this week
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
The Valdosta Police Department is trying to arrest whoever shot a man this weekend, but they aren't getting much help. About 11:30 Saturday morning, E-911 got a call that someone had been shot in the area of Shanna Circle, but the caller refused to... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Ending the Epidemic: Part 1 - Pill Millsincluding two physicians, with running a pill mill and selling illegal prescrip
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
including two physicians, with running a pill mill and selling illegal prescriptions out of empty clinics in Columbus and Valdosta. We talked to investigators in Columbus who are working to put pill mills and drug dealers out of business. Watch... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Gray’s Reef awash with life off Savannah’s coastMarine Fisheries Service and Center for Coastal Ocean Science, the University o
Savannah Morning News / Posted 7 days ago
Marine Fisheries Service and Center for Coastal Ocean Science, the University of Connecticut, Georgia Southern University, Valdosta State University, Louisiana State University and the National Marine Fisheries Service. “This allows us to have a... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Wondrous research ongoing at Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary off Savannah’s coastMarine Fisheries Service and Center for Coastal Ocean Science, the University o
Savannah Morning News / Posted 7 days ago
Marine Fisheries Service and Center for Coastal Ocean Science, the University of Connecticut, Georgia Southern University, Valdosta State University, Louisiana State University and the National Marine Fisheries Service. “This allows us to have a... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Jags, Warriors fare well in National 7-on-7Pool D. The Warriors started the tournament with a 40-6 thumping of Oakland, TN
Alabaster Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
Pool D. The Warriors started the tournament with a 40-6 thumping of Oakland, TN and then went on to beat Spanish Fort and Valdosta to start pool play 3-0 after day one. They came back on Friday and lost two tough games to Brunswick, 13-11, and... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Jags, Warriors fare well in National 7-on-7Pool D. The Warriors started the tournament with a 40-6 thumping of Oakland, TN
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
Pool D. The Warriors started the tournament with a 40-6 thumping of Oakland, TN and then went on to beat Spanish Fort and Valdosta to start pool play 3-0 after day one. They came back on Friday and lost two tough games to Brunswick, 13-11, and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Billy Maxwell honored at Hyde Park’s Claret Jug tournamentis one of 13 college players in the tournament, representing schools such as Fl
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
is one of 13 college players in the tournament, representing schools such as Florida, Central Florida, Flagler, Stetson and Valdosta State. There are also eight high school players in the field. Of the 71 entries that had been received by the end... Read more
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WALB Albany
Valdosta Police name suspect in June shootingValdosta detectives have identified a suspect in a shooting that happened in th
WALB Albany / Posted 9 days ago
Valdosta detectives have identified a suspect in a shooting that happened in the 1000 block of Ponderosa Drive on June 24. Detectives have obtained arrest warrants for Kenneth Diamond Fountain, 26, for Aggravated Assault, and Possession of a Firearm... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
GNTC Alum Takes Top Spot At Lakeview-Fort OglethorpeSchool System, the 46-year-old Ringgold man would later continue his education
The Chattanoogan / Posted 9 days ago
School System, the 46-year-old Ringgold man would later continue his education at Lincoln Memorial University (TN) and Valdosta State University (GA) to earn a Master’s Degree in Education and an Educational Specialist Degree, respectively. His... Read more
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WALB Albany
Moody AFB announces controlled explosionsof unexploded munitions and will result in a significant reverberation that may
WALB Albany / Posted 10 days ago
of unexploded munitions and will result in a significant reverberation that may rattle windows, and be heard throughout Valdosta and surrounding communities. Public Affairs officers can answer questions at 229-257-4146 during normal duty hours... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Moody AFB announces controlled explosionsof unexploded munitions and will result in a significant reverberation that may
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
of unexploded munitions and will result in a significant reverberation that may rattle windows, and be heard throughout Valdosta and surrounding communities. Public Affairs officers can answer questions at 229-257-4146 during normal duty hours... Read more
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WALB Albany
Moody Air Force Base announces controlled explosionsof unexploded munitions and will result in a significant reverberation that may
WALB Albany / Posted 10 days ago
of unexploded munitions and will result in a significant reverberation that may rattle windows, and be heard throughout Valdosta and surrounding communities. Public Affairs officers can answer questions at 229-257-4146 during normal duty hours... Read more
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WALB Albany
ASU, VSU football games to be aired on ESPN3This fall, two south Georgia college football teams will be taking the field on
WALB Albany / Posted 10 days ago
This fall, two south Georgia college football teams will be taking the field on the national stage. Both Albany State and Valdosta State will play games on ESPN3 this season. The Golden Rams will battle Tuskegee in the White Water Classic on... Read more
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WALB Albany
Valdosta teen death investigated as a homicideValdosta Police are investigating the death of a teenager as a homicide. Inves
WALB Albany / Posted 10 days ago
Valdosta Police are investigating the death of a teenager as a homicide. Investigators say they found 19 year old Zachary Bulter dead Wednesday night about 7:45 at an apartment in the 1400 block of Baytree Road. Butler was taken to Macon for an... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Valdosta teen death investigated as a homicideValdosta Police are investigating the death of a teenager as a homicide. Inves
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
Valdosta Police are investigating the death of a teenager as a homicide. Investigators say they found 19 year old Zachary Bulter dead Wednesday night about 7:45 at an apartment in the 1400 block of Baytree Road. Butler was taken to Macon for an... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Will Muschamp may have been the most entertaining coach at SEC Media Daysmore vacation time with (my) wife," Muschamp said. "He might be working on his
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 10 days ago
more vacation time with (my) wife," Muschamp said. "He might be working on his basketball skills since he never beat me at Valdosta State, regardless of the story he tells." The Gamecocks will officially get down to business when they hold their... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Muschamp provides laughs with jabs at UGA, media at SEC Media Daysmore vacation time with (my) wife," Muschamp said. "He might be working on his
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 10 days ago
more vacation time with (my) wife," Muschamp said. "He might be working on his basketball skills since he never beat me at Valdosta State, regardless of the story he tells." The Gamecocks will officially get down to business when they hold their... Read more
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ajc.com
Bragbook for July 14of McDonough, Taylor Snell of Peachtree City, Karla Rodriguez of Suwanee and Lo
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
of McDonough, Taylor Snell of Peachtree City, Karla Rodriguez of Suwanee and Logan Crace of White were all recipients of Valdosta State University’s 2017-2018 Foundation Scholarship. Olivia Davis of Flowery Branch, Lauren Smith of Gainesville... Read more
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WALB Albany
Fines increased for petty crimes in ValdostaIf you commit a petty crime in the city of Valdosta, your wallet won't think it
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
If you commit a petty crime in the city of Valdosta, your wallet won't think it's so petty; You'll now have to pay a lot more in fines. Still, Valdosta has some of the lowest fines in the state. The most expensive increase is for reckless... Read more
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WALB Albany
Google Education Summit at Valdosta High SchoolSchool is in at Valdosta high, but not for your traditional students. Teachers
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
School is in at Valdosta high, but not for your traditional students. Teachers were the recipients of Wednesday's assignments. The Google Education Summit brought all the technical and mobile know-how to help advance learning. Keynote speaker Joe... Read more
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WALB Albany
Valdosta shooting suspect arrested after tipValdosta police arrested the suspect in a shooting after receiving a tip from a
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
Valdosta police arrested the suspect in a shooting after receiving a tip from a citizen around noon on Wednesday. According to VPD, officers received a tip that someone had spotted Aliza Dejun Dickey, 19, in a white Chevrolet Impala while driving... Read more
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WALB Albany
Albany restaurant holds fundraiser to send Dizzy Dean team to championshipsBar is donating 10-percent of Wednesday's revenue to help pay for the trip. Th
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
Bar is donating 10-percent of Wednesday's revenue to help pay for the trip. The players won the state championship in Valdosta earlier this year. The donation will help them pay for the 4 to 7 day stay in Mississippi for the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Would be Hahira bomber gets 10 yearsprison. Clinton Scott Bass, 34, of Hahira, was sentenced today by Senior Unite
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
prison. Clinton Scott Bass, 34, of Hahira, was sentenced today by Senior United States District Court Judge Hugh Lawson in Valdosta. Pete Peterman, III, United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, said Bass was sentenced to 120... Read more
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