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Colquitt County High School sponsors blood drive  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County High School's Health Occupation Students of America chapter held a blood drive Thursday at the school.



Colquitt County head football coach placed on administrative leave  WCTV

Colquitt County High School head football coach Rush Propst has been suspended with pay pending an investigation, according to Superintendent Doug ...



Moultrie's women leaders: Three stories of service | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — March is Women's history month — a month designated to reflect the highlights and contributions of women to events in history and in ...



High school football coach Rush Propst fired by Colquitt County  247Sports

The Colquitt County Board of Education announced Thursday that Colquitt County High School (Moultrie, Ga.) football coach Rush Propst had been relieved of ...



CCHS choir to sing at the Vatican  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – When Travis Kern was setting up a trip to Italy for the Colquitt County High A Cappella Choir, he asked the tour guide to see if there.



Legendary high school football coach Rush Propst suspended for 'personnel issues'  USA TODAY High School Sports

Rush Propst, the legendary high school football coach immortalized in the former MTV series Two a Days, has been suspended from his role as the head ...



Legendary high school football coach Rush Propst fired after investigation into 'personnel issues'  USA TODAY High School Sports

Propst, made famous by MTV's Two-a-Days, was fired by Super 25 contender Colquitt County (Ga.) High School at a board meeting Thursday.



Propst investigation cites pill incidents, dishonesty, insubordination  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – An investigation by Colquitt County School Superintendent Doug Howell determined Rush Propst violated five standards of the Georgia Code ...



Concerned citizens address school board following mass shooting threat  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — More than a week after a Moultrie teenager was arrested in connection with a threat of a mass shooting, concerned parents and county ...



Friends from Class of '61 endow UGA scholarship for Colquitt County grads  Moultrie Observer

ATHENS, Ga. — An idea fostered during a 50th high school reunion is now a permanent legacy that will benefit future generations in south Georgia's Colquitt ...



Bus driver reports attack on student  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — A Colquitt County student was arrested on Wednesday after a bus driver reported seeing him slap and spit on another student while the ...



Three charged in assault at Packer Park  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Three teen-agers arrested Thursday remain in jail on assault charges in a Feb. 27 attack after hours at the Colquitt County High School ...



The case against high school football coaching legend Rush Propst leaked, and it's extensive  USA TODAY High School Sports

Rush Propst may have had the benefit of MTV Two-a-Days and seven state titles, but he had at four major violations to defend against, too.



Moultrie Coach Propst Suspended  ValdostaToday.com

Colquitt High School Packers head football coach Rush Propst has been suspended with pay pending an internal investigation into personnel issues.



UPDATE: Propst says investigation "totally false" and "misleading half-truths"  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – Former Colquitt County head football coach Rush Propst made his first public response to his recent ouster by releasing a statement late ...



CCHS Choir to Perform at Vatican  ValdostaToday.com

The Colquitt Co. High School a capella choir will be performing at the Vatican during their summer trip to Italy on June 3, 2019.



Investigation cites pills, back taxes, insubordination against Propst  Times-Enterprise

MOULTRIE, Ga. — An investigation by Colquitt County School Superintendent Doug Howell determined Rush Propst violated five standards of the Georgia ...



Elementary school student found with fake gun on school bus  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Students in Colquitt County got another scare Thursday when a student from Odom Elementary School was found in possession of a gun that ...



FCCLA'ers to compete at state competition  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The following members of the Colquitt County High School FCCLA competed at FCCLA Region competition on Feb. 9 and won region: Lana ...



Moultrie STAR student, teacher honored at region luncheon  Moultrie Observer

THOMASVILLE, Ga. — Colquitt County High School senior Eli Whitaker and teacher Bryan Baker were recently recognized as the school system's STAR student ...



Colquitt County schools to close for championship game; superintendent cites lack of bus drivers  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County School System has announced the closing of schools Dec. 12 and 13 due to the 7A State Championship Football Game.



Colquitt County graduation rate dips  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Georgia's high school graduation rate rose in 2018, while Colquitt County's rate slipped. Combined, the two changes mean the county's rate ...



Police say Colquitt County teen threatened to shoot up preschool  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. -- A Moultrie teen-ager has been jailed after police connected him to the phone used at to make an online threat to stage a mass shooting at a.



Schools to close for championship game; Howell cites lack of bus drivers  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County School System has announced the closing of schools Dec. 12 and 13 due to the 7A State Championship Football Game.



News Colquitt Co. HS student arrested for threatening to shoot up preschool 8:45 AM, Feb  WTXL ABC 27

MOULTRIE, GA (WTXL) - A 16-year-old student at Colquitt County High School has been arrested after threatening to carry out a shooting spree at a preschool.



Kahleah Anderson crowned homecoming queen | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County High School crowned Kahleah Anderson as its 2018 homecoming queen Friday night during the Packers football game.



Doerun educator wins Teacher of the Year award  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — A third grade teacher in her 12th year of teaching will represent the Colquitt County School System as its Teacher of the Year.



Eli Whitaker named STAR Student at CCHS | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — A student who took every Latin class Colquitt County High School offers was named STAR Student Thursday at the weekly meeting of the ...



New charter school plans to start classes in July 2019  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — During last week's Colquitt County Board of Education meeting the board approved Coastal Plains Charter High School as the next school in ...



Colquitt County FFA'er is national champion  Moultrie Observer

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Colquitt County High School FFA proudly sent 16 members and three advisors to represent the chapter at the 91st annual FFA National ...



CCHS band steadily improving | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County High School band has transitioned into incorporating eight graders.



Schools set open house dates  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Open House schedule for Colquitt County Schools for the 2018-2019 School Year has been set.



Colquitt County Sports Hall of Fame series: Amy Paine Hines  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – It isn't rare for high school athletes to participate in – and excel in – two sports. But it is somewhat rare, however, when those two sports are.



Colquitt record eight wrestlers going to GHSA 7A finals  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – A Colquitt County High school record eight wrestlers are on their way to the GHSA 7A traditional championships that begin today at the Macon ...



A new look for CCHS marching band  Moultrie Observer

NORMAN PARK, Ga. — The Colquitt County High School band has been working all summer to prepare for the upcoming season.



Schools announce new pre-K director, assistant principal  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County School System announced the filling of two more leadership positions about two weeks before classes begin.



Colquitt County Sports Hall of Fame Series: Brian Knighton, the epitome of a scholar-athlete  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – Brian Knighton holds the Colquitt County High football team's record for the longest run from scrimmage, 98 yards.



Colquitt County School System names 12 to leadership positions  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County School System recently announced the following administrative promotions. “We are excited to have the experience and ...



School board names new CCHS principal  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Clifford “Jamie” Dixon has been named Colquitt County High School principal and will take the reins on July 1, 2018. Dixon replaces retiring ...



Saturday roundup: Trinity opens with loss in Georgia; Normandy gets first shutout in a decade  STLtoday.com

An error-prone first half doomed Trinity to a 42-14 loss against the Colquitt County Packers in a highly anticipated game at Mack Tharpe Stadium in Moultrie, Ga.



Calendar for Sept. 26, 2018 | Lifestyles  Moultrie Observer

Church Homecoming. Pine View Baptist Church, 2049 Funston-Sale City Road, will hold homecoming at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 7. The pastor is Harris ...



Colquitt County Sports Hall of Fame series: Despite lopsided finals loss, 1963 Packers bonded  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – It had been 26 years since a Packers football team played for a state championship when the buses from Moultrie pulled up at Avondale's “Death ...



HBO films CCHS E-Sports team  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County E-Sports team continues to attract attention from all over, as they have been selected to be a part of HBO's Vice News ...



Law enforcement trains at Colquitt County High School for active shooter incident  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — In one of those “prepare for the worst and hope for the best” scenarios, law enforcement officers trained to take out bad guys for the second ...



CCHS band gets ready for competition season | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — As Colquitt County High football players are getting ready for homecoming Friday and the start of region games Oct. 12, their colleagues in ...



Historic group names Colquitt County Arts Center building to Places in Peril list  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — You probably missed it — no one made a big deal about it — but the building that houses the Colquitt County Arts Center marked its 90th.



Stadium Arms Race: Propst pushes better facilities  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – Not long after he took over the Colquitt County football program in 2008, head coach Rush Propst encouraged the community to spend more ...



Leadership Colquitt County seeks 2018-19 applicants  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce's Workforce Development Committee is now accepting applications for youth and adults ...



Annual Market Hog Show results | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Annual Colquitt County Market Hog Show was held Dec. 4 at the Colquitt County Agriculture Complex. 4-H and FFA members from ...



CCHS nursing assistant students receive pins  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — On May 23 the Healthcare Science Department at Colquitt County High School held a pinning ceremony for 21 Certified Nursing Assistant ...



CCHS HONORS NIGHT: Funderburk, Mitchell named top seniors  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County High School presented a wide variety of awards to seniors at its Honors Night on May 3.



CCHS shows off new facility | Local News  Moultrie Observer

NORMAN PARK, Ga. — Colquitt County High School held an open house Sunday at its new multipurpose facility.



CCHS eSports team gets VSU's attention  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — What seemed like a regular practice for the players of the Colquitt County eSports team last week turned out to be something more. During ...



Colquitt County students perform in honor bands  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Students from Colquitt County High School and C.A. Gray Junior High recently participated in the Georgia Music Educators Association ...



Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce holds kickoff event for 2018-2019 Leadership Colquitt County  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Leadership Colquitt County Class of 2018-2019 recently held its kickoff event at the Southwest Georgia Community Action Council Event ...



Packers coach Kirkland to be inducted into Georgia Dugout Club Hall of Fame  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – Jerry Croft, who had Tony Kirkland as an assistant on his baseball staffs at Colquitt County High for 11 seasons, has his opinion on why the current ...



Packers broadcast booth named for Durwood Dominy  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Durwood Dominy has been the voice of Packer football for over 30 years and during his time he has seen victory and defeat. One thing that ...



Proclamations celebrate FBLA, FFA weeks  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Moultrie Mayor Bill McIntosh recently signed proclamations in honor of local technical education groups.



Young writers honored | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Three Colquitt County students were recognized as regional winners of the 2018 Young Georgia Authors writing competition.



Valentine king and queen | Lifestyles  Moultrie Observer

Colquitt County High School Health Occupational Students of America hosted the Valentine party for Pruitt Health at Sunrise.



Colquitt County Sheriff's Office answering call for school safety  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga.—While individuals around the nation are calling for gun control to decrease the likelihood of school shootings, others are calling for an increase ...



HALL OF FAME: Matt Parker outstanding behind center or on the mound  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – When Matt Parker finished his Colquitt County athletic career in the spring of 1996, he was in the enviable position of deciding whether to pursue a ...



Colquitt Regional presents healthcare scholarships  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt Regional Medical Foundation recently hosted its second annual Scholarship Luncheon to award five scholarships and the first ...



Partial demolition of old CCHS continues  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Demolition of part of the old Colquitt County High School began before school let out in May, and it's continuing on schedule to be finished in ...



Jon Michael Ryce to hold book signing Saturday  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County native Jon Michael Ryce will hold a book signing for the release of his first publication, a book of poems titled “These Words.



ROTC cadets have successful summer at training programs  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Cadets with the Marine Corps Junior ROTC program at Colquitt County High School spent parts of their summer at camps that teach ...



Crime reports for Dec. 11, 2018 | Local News  Moultrie Observer

Arrests. Sheriff's Office. • Aaron Lee Rowe, 29, 1767 Highway 133 N., was charged Saturday with simple battery (family violence). • Allen Michael Robeson, 24, ...



CCHS celebrates girls, women in sports  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Sue Youngblood, Colquitt County High School cheerleading coach, spoke at the celebratory National Girls and Women in Sports Day early ...



BRAVO! School system honors Odom Elementary School custodian  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County Schools on Tuesday recognized employees who are not teachers, but whose contributions are necessary for the important ...



Construction under way at Colquitt County High School  Moultrie Observer

Editor's Note: This is one of a series of stories over the next several days looking back at significant progress in Moultrie and Colquitt County during 2016.



Southwest Georgia Bank announces promotions | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Southwest Georgia Financial Corporation (NYSE American: SGB), the parent company of Southwest Georgia Bank, announced the ...



FFA celebrates 50th anniversary of women's inclusion  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — FFA (Future Farmers of America) has been a part of American tradition and heritage for more than 90 years. Today FFA is among the largest ...



CCHS Drama Dept. to present 'Peter/Wendy' | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County High School Drama Department invites the community to the Withers Auditorium on Friday, April 20, and Saturday, April ...



ABAC on the Square gets new name, new director  Moultrie Observer

TIFTON, Ga. — Jena Willis believes exciting times are ahead for students enrolled in classes at the Moultrie location of Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.



Colquitt County schools to offer virtual classes  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County Schools will take another step into the 21st century this fall when it opens the VirtuPack Learning Center, allowing middle ...



Cheer & Toy Shop brings holiday joy to children  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — As the holiday season approaches, the Children's Cheer and Toy Shop is preparing for its annual toy giveaway for the children of Colquitt ...



Colquitt County FFA wins 3 state championships | Ga Fl News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County High FFA Chapter sent two teams and one individual to the FFA State CDE Day at Fort Valley State University last ...



Colquitt County kicker leads Packers to state semis with upset of No. 20 Archer  USA TODAY High School Sports

Colquitt County couldn't score a touchdown against the vaunted defense of Archer, so Packers kicker Ryan Fitzgerald stepped up.



Elizabeth Funderburk named STAR Student  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga.—The Kiwanis Club of Moultrie honored STAR Student and STAR Teacher winners Thursday afternoon at their weekly meeting.



Band director: Outstanding camp gets 50th Regiment off to great start  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – The Colquitt County High School 50th Regiment Band's school year got started with what its director calls an outstanding camp over the ...



Colquitt County Schools announce plans for open house events Aug. 10  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Open House schedule for Colquitt County Schools for the 2017-2018 School Year has been set.



VIDEO: Here's the 60-yard free kick field goal that sparked Colquitt County's upset of No. 20 Archer in the Ga. playoffs  USA TODAY High School Sports

When traditional power Colquitt County topped then Super 25 No. 20 Archer in a Georgia AAAAAAA quarterfinal, the attention focused on Colquitt kicker Ryan ...



Colquitt Co. could add school officers  WTXL ABC 27

MOULTRIE, GA (WALB) - While some people are calling for gun control to decrease the possibility of school shootings, others are calling for an increase in the ...



Sherard Reynolds: Three-time All-American at VSU  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – After his freshman season at Valdosta State in 2005 in which he was an All-Gulf South Conference receiver, Sherard Reynolds was asked by ...



Colquitt County High School students earn Advanced Placement recognition  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The College Board has named 25 Colquitt County High School students as AP Scholars for their high performance on the 2016 Advanced ...



Colquitt County linebacker J.J. Peterson commits to Vols  USA TODAY High School Sports

J.J. Peterson, who said earlier in the week that he was planning on committing to Tennessee, followed through with that pledge on Saturday at the U.S. Army ...



Title IX: CCHS offers girls almost all sports that are available  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – The Colquitt County varsity volleyball program opened its inaugural season on Monday, Aug. 21, with Coach Lindsey Smith taking her ...



Dixon named principal in Colquitt Co.  Jackson Herald TODAY

East Jackson Comprehensive High School principal Jamie Dixon has reportedly been selected for a principal job in South Georgia. The Moultrie Observer ...



8 Colquitt County schools exceed state's expectations  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — A Moultrie elementary school that has received significant criticism in The Observer's Rants and Raves column got some good news recently ...



Marines choose Moultrie native as ceremonial bugler | Local News  Moultrie Observer

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Every Friday night during the summer, after the colors are lowered, a spotlight shines upon a lone bugler on the roof of Marine Barracks ...



VIDEO: Watch a Coffee County (Ga.) punter be consumed by a Colquitt County (Ga.) rusher, leading to a scoop-and-score  USA TODAY High School Sports

Perennial national title contender Colquitt County (Ga.) got its 2017 season underway with a scrimmage against Coffee County (Ga.) The result was a 41-17 rout ...



McKenna Fletcher wins People's Choice Award at Miss Georgia USA  Moultrie Observer

MCDONOUGH, Ga. — A Moultrie native placed among the top 16 of 47 contestants at the 2019 Miss Georgia USA and walked home with the People's Choice ...



Colquitt County ROTC students taking advantage of new opportunities  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County High School Marine Corps Junior ROTC program began offering new opportunities for its cadets and a number are ...



Despite realignment, schedule looks familiar for Colquitt County (Moultrie, Ga.)  USA TODAY High School Sports

Colquitt County (Moultrie, Ga.) has won 30 consecutive games and back-to-back 6A state championships. This season, the Packers are one of only four South ...



CCHS Serenaders: A Christmas tradition  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Ross Dekle, Moultrie region president of Southwest Georgia Bank, presents a check on behalf of the bank to the Colquitt County High School ...



A Most Painful Loss  GPB

In a recent conversation with Colquitt County Packer head football coach Rush Propst, I asked if he had gotten the painful 19-17, last play of the game loss to ...



Congratulations, Class of 2017!  Moultrie Observer

Colquitt County High School's seniors celebrated Saturday at the school's graduation ceremony on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium.



Moultrie native completes USAF basic  WALB

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS (WALB) - U.S. Air Force Airman Andrew Ramirez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio ...



Students present one-act play in competition  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County High School and C.A. Gray Junior High School students performed 'The Lottery' at the 2017 Region One-Act Play ...



JCI Contractors honored for CCHS project  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — JCI Contractors was awarded a First Place Build Georgia Award for the new Colquitt County High School project at the Associated General ...



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