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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 ...



Education conference to return to Moultrie  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The South Georgia MTSS (Multi-Tiered System of Supports) will return to Moultrie on May 29, 2019 for the second year in a row and will be ...



HBO films CCHS E-Sports team | Ga Fl News  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 ...



CCHS Serenaders 'sing in' the holidays | Lifestyles  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 ...



Community marketing team announces winners of hashtag contest  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – The Moultrie-Colquitt County Chamber of Commerce's community marketing team, comprised of various business, education, city, and county ...



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.



SRTC commencement ceremony honors more than 500 graduates  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — On Dec. 13, Southern Regional Technical College held its winter commencement ceremony at the Colquitt County High School gymnasium.



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 ...



GEAR hosts White Christmas event  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Students at GEAR recently enjoyed a White Christmas celebration. Students collected canned goods for the Colquitt County Food Bank and ...



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.



Kahleah Anderson crowned homecoming queen  Moultrie Observer

Colquitt County High School crowned Kahleah Anderson as its 2018 homecoming queen Friday night during the Packers football game. From left are CCHS ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



CCHS band steadily improving | Local News  Moultrie Observer

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



Quality control coach leaves Vols for job at Akron  247Sports

Tennessee is losing a quality control coach to an on-field assistant coaching role at Akron.



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.



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 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 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 ...



Stadium Arms Race: Propst pushes better facilities | Local News  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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



CCHS band gets ready for competition season  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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Tennessee's top 10 recruiting stories of 2018  247Sports

GoVols247 takes a look back at some of Tennessee's biggest recruiting stories of 2018.



Annual Market Hog Show results  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 celebrates girls, women in sports | Local News  Moultrie Observer

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



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 ...



Colquitt County impressive in winning state finals rematch with North Gwinnett  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Ty Leggett scored five touchdowns with nearly 200 total yards. Jay Ward intercepted two passes in helping his defensive teammates hold North Gwinnett to just ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Colquitt County FFA wins 3 state championships  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 ...



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 ...



Colquitt Regional presents healthcare scholarships | Local News  Moultrie Observer

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



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 ...



CCHS Drama Dept. to present  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 ...



FBLA competes at regional level | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Members of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) from Colquitt County High School and C. A. Gray Jr. High School attended the FBLA ...



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 ...



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 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.



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 ...



Crime reports for Dec. 11, 2018  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, ...



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 ...



Student wins full-ride scholarship to welding school  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — One Colquit County High School student's life was forever changed Friday when he won a full ride scholarship valued at over $17000 to ...



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 Packer volleyball debuts in August | Ga Fl News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – About 220 young ladies initially showed interest in the arrival of competitive volleyball in the Colquitt County school system.



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 ...



Colquitt County native publishes novel about search for missing pilot  Moultrie Observer

BLAIRSVILLE, Ga. — A Colquitt County native now living in Blairsville, Ga., has published his first book.



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 ...



Balloon release honors deceased classmate | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Friends and family of Jesse Hendrixson watch balloons released in his memory as they climb into the sky Wednesday evening.



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.



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.



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 ...



Uplifting the community, one story at a time  Moultrie Observer

Moultrie Scene has always delighted in uplifting the successes of people in our community, but this issue goes above and beyond in that regard.



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 ...



Former Diving Tiger receiving state honor Saturday | Sports  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – Former Moss Farms diver Lane Bassham Winchester will be inducted in the Georgia Aquatic Hall of Fame Saturday at the Atlanta Athletic Club.



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 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 ...



A little mystery, a little country, rock and roll, and even opera  Moultrie Observer

The Colquitt County Arts Center is excited to announce several upcoming events and performances that you will not want to miss. Go ahead and get your ...



Dual enrollment: Ninth graders get ready for college  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga.—Rising tenth graders from C.A. Gray Junior High are getting ready to transition to college life by testing early to qualify for college credit ...



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 ...



Driver flees wreck, charged with DUI  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — A Savannah man who wrecked a car Wednesday afternoon on a Moultrie roadway was arrested on drunk-driving and other charges.



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.



Schools name 3 new assistant principals  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County School System announced three new assistant principals this week. Alicia Hiers, Ishia Dawson and Kristen Harrison will ...



JCI Contractors honored for CCHS project | Ga Fl News  Valdosta Daily Times

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



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 ...



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 ...



8 Colquitt County schools exceed state's expectations | Local News  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 ...



Back in the saddle  247Sports

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Kiel Pollard was happy to get back home for a couple of days, to celebrate the holidays, but he definitely missed being around his buddies.



Stadium Arms Race: Schools compete to update sports facilities  Valdosta Daily Times

NASHVILLE – Dirt and construction equipment fill what will be a walkway and bleachers.



3 CCHS students picked for Governor's Honors Program | Ga Fl News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Three Colquitt County High School students were selected to attend the Governor's Honors Program, a four-week residential gifted summer ...



CCHS teacher honored for AP instruction  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Dana Cook, head of the Colquitt County High School Mathematics Department, has been honored with the John Neff Award.



Wanted: More Counselors | Local News  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Erin Gaskins became a counselor because she wanted to be at the frontlines of helping young people.



Trinity Titans at East St. Louis  STLtoday.com

When: 8 p.m. Saturday. Records: Trinity 0-1; East St. Louis 0-1. Rankings: Trinity,No. 1 small school STLhighschoolsports.com, No. 1 Class 3 Missouri Media; ...



Bank helps schools expand construction plans | Ga Fl News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — With help from a local bank, the Colquitt County School System plans to accomplish more school renovations than originally planned, even ...



Colquitt County linebacker J.J. Peterson all set to choose Tennessee  USA TODAY High School Sports

SAN ANTONIO — J.J. Peterson has a few days before he announces his college choice during Saturday's U.S. Army All-American Bowl. The elite linebacker ...



Marines choose Moultrie native as ceremonial bugler  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 ...



FFA students heading to state convention  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County FFA members, from left, Mackenzie Blair, Logan Moore and Kaitlyn Hart have been selected to represent the Georgia FFA ...



Construction competition draws 150 competitors  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County hosted the South and Southwest Georgia Skills Challenge Thursday at Spence Field, but the home team didn't do especially ...



No. 19 Grayson (Ga.) ends Colquitt County's run of state titles  USA TODAY High School Sports

No. 19 Grayson (Loganville, Ga.) took out two-time defending state champion Colquitt County (Moultrie) 49-21 Friday in a state AAAAAAA quarterfinal Friday in ...



New high school to have 1 additional resource officer ... for now  Moultrie Observer

With a larger school building comes a greater need for school resource officers. Local officials agree to hire one new officer to join the two in place at the ...



Colquitt County Schools honor paraprofessional | Ga Fl News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County School System recognized a paraprofessional at R.B. Wright Elementary School as its BRAVO Employee of the Year ...



Propst is 2nd highest-paid coach in Ga.  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – The Colquitt County Packers had just ended another Friday night with a victory – their 26th straight. But as the stadium emptied, the team's ...



5 FFA'ers named state finalists | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Five Colquitt County FFA members have been named state finalists with their agricultural proficiency projects.



Hannah Goodno going from Lady Packer to ABAC soccer club  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – There is still much more room to grow in the game of soccer for 2018 Colquitt County High graduate Hannah Goodno. She gets that opportunity for ...



Tennessee LB JJ Peterson reportedly cleared by NCAA, to arrive on campus on Sunday  Saturday Down South

Tennessee freshman linebacker JJ Peterson won't be with the Vols for Saturday's season opener, but he'll reportedly be arriving on campus shortly after.



No. 2 Colquitt County completes back-to-back perfect seasons  USA TODAY High School Sports

https://twitter.com/CraigSagerJr/status/675888899818979328 No. 2 Colquitt County (Moultrie, Ga.) became the first team in the state in more than a decade to ...



Colquitt County coach Rush Propst's suspension for head-butt downgraded to reprimand  USA TODAY High School Sports

HOOVER, Ala. — Rush Propst, while preparing for the USA Football 7on7 national championship, got good news on Thursday. Propst, the coach of Colquitt ...



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