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Recreation Department teams to play in Super Bowl this Saturday

Two Seminole County Recreation Department teams are headed to the Super Bowl this Saturday, November 23 in Blakley. The Recreation Department’s 11- and 12-year old A-Team will play Eufaula’s team for the Super Bowl title this Saturday in Blakely at 7 p.m.  The seven- and eight-year old B-Team will play Early County’s team for the…

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Heisman High School Scholarship awarded to Macy Williams

The Heisman High School Scholarship is awarded to our nation’s most esteemed high school Seniors by recognizing and rewarding outstanding scholar-athletes who understand that the most important victories not only happen on the field, but in their schools and communities.  These young leaders set the example and make a game-changing difference every day, paving the…

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Operation Peacekeeper targets SWGA gang members

Twenty offenders in custody Federal, state and local agencies took 20 offenders into custody during Operation Peacekeeper, a three-day effort to capture offenders involved in shootings, homicides and other violent crimes, announced Charles “Charlie” Peeler, the U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia. One of the twenty arrested was Donalsonville’s Saderick Williams, who was…

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Dallas Burke selected School System Teacher of the Year

The Seminole County School System has selected Dr. Dallas Burke as its System Teacher of the Year for the 2019-20 school term. The Seminole County Middle/High School band teacher and director of the Green Machine Marching Band was previously selected as the middle/high school teacher of the year. Randi New, Seminole County Elementary School fifth…

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Thanksgiving Benefit Parade is this Saturday

Local minister and evangelist Selina Elijah encourages the entire community to come out and celebrate all that we are thankful for and participate in the upcoming Thanksgiving Benefit Parade to be held Saturday, November 23. Parade lineup will be in front of the Seminole Training School and the parade will begin at 10:00 a.m. Elijah…

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First Port City Bank celebrates 45th anniversary

Stop by the downtown Donalsonville branch on Friday, November 22 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for prizes and refreshments First Port City Bank (FPCB), Bainbridge, voted “Best Bank” in Decatur County will celebrate its 45th anniversary. Community members and customers are encouraged to stop by any of our First Port City Bank branches on…

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Veterans Day parade, ceremony is Monday, November 11th

The annual Seminole County Veterans Day Parade is set to return at 9:40 a.m. Monday, November 11th in downtown Donalsonville. Hurricane Michael’s devastation last Fall caused the parade’s cancellation, but this year, rain or shine “We are having a parade!” All veterans, officers, enlisted military personnel and family member(s) of servicemen and women currently deployed…

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Brooks re-elected to City Council; Stark wins Iron City seat

Pictured here – Donalsonville City Councilperson Travis Brooks wins re-election and Anne Odom Stark wins Iron City Council seat    Councilman Travis Brooks re-elected; Anne Odom Stark wins Iron City seat Vote totals in Tuesday’s General Special Election in Seminole County were dismal, due in part to only two contested races on the ballot.  Incumbent Travis Brooks…

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Dallas Burke, Randi New selected Teachers of the Year

Pictured here are Seminole County Middle/High School Principal Kent Richardson, Assistant Principals Tommy Tabb and Mary Albrittion stand with SCMHS Teacher of the Year Dallas Burke; also pictured are Seminole County Elementary School (SCES) Principal Renea Pierce and Assistant Principal Truette Johnson stand with SCES Teacher of the Year Randi New The Seminole County School System has…

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