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Ethics council says Rush Propst case in 'due process stage'  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – The Georgia Professional Standards Commission has concluded its investigation into former Colquitt County High School head football coach ...



Who's News for June 22, 2019 | Lifestyles  Moultrie Observer

Thomas University. Honors Lists. THOMASVILLE, Ga. — Three Moultrians were among the undergraduate students recognized at Thomas University during ...



MHS Class of 1955 present scholarships | Lifestyles  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Miranda Peyton Henry, left, and Mary Grace McCoy, right, two of Colquitt County High School's 2019 Honor Graduates, have received ...



Three girls charged after fight at CCHS | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — A Thursday morning fight in the Colquitt County High School cafeteria resulted in the arrests of three teen-age girls.



Recent fights at Colquitt County High catch community's attention  WCTV

Arguments that start over social media are ending at Colquitt County High School, according to school resource officers. Now, city leaders are calling for an end ...



Deputy blames school fight on social media drama  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Sniping between girls on social media erupted Friday into a melee at Colquitt County High School involving 10 students, with video of the ...



Colquitt County school board hires Justin Rogers as new head football coach  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The wait is over for the Packer faithful. The Colquitt County Board of Education has hired a new head football coach.



String of fights at CCHS draws concern from councilman  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Just minutes after a video of a fight at Colquitt County High School was posted online, a Moultrie city councilman and pastor called for “strong ...



CCHS honors top students | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County High School held two Honors Night events Thursday, May 2, to recognize top students among seniors and underclassmen.



Colquitt County High School sponsors blood drive | Local News  Moultrie Observer

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



52 days to Kickoff: T.J. Smith  247Sports

The Razorbacks take on the Portland State Vikings in 52 days to kick off their 2019 season at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville. T.J. Smith ...



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.



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.



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 ...



Congratulations, Class of 2019! | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — As the morning temperatures rose, Mack Tharpe Stadium filled up with joyful families and friends Saturday.



CCHS musical 'Tarzan' this weekend | Lifestyles  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County High School Choral Department and Tempo Club will present Disney's “Tarzan The Musical.” Performances will be at 8 p.m. ...



Colquitt County bands shine at competition | Ga Fl News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – Colquitt County director of bands Liz Savage believes that once one creates quality, quantity will follow. After strong performances at the ...



Propst suspended by school system | Ga Fl News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE – In a surprise move Tuesday, Superintendent of Schools Doug Howell placed Colquitt County High head football coach Rush Propst on ...



VIDEO: Police train for active shooter | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — When gunshots sounded on Tuesday at a Colquitt County school campus during a police training drill some of the neighbors did what ...



Former Packers suggest Knotts for head coach | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – It has been almost two weeks since former Colquitt County High School head football coach Rush Propst was relieved of his coaching duties.



CCHS choir to sing at the Vatican | Local News  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.



Bookkeeper wins award from Colquitt County Schools | Ga Fl News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County School System honored a bookkeeper in the Support Services department with the annual BRAVO Award on Thursday.



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 ...



Howell: No fighting will be tolerated at schools  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. —As students returned from spring break this week, parents remained concerned about a pair of fights at Colquitt County High School the last ...



Active shooter training Tuesday at C.A. Gray Junior High School  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Residents in Northwest Moultrie may hear the occasional bang of gunshots and see large numbers of officers Tuesday as police conduct ...



Colquitt County graduation rate dips | Ga Fl News  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 ...



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 ...



High School Football Coach Rush Propst Fired For Allegedly Giving Pills To Players, Among Other Things  Deadspin

Colquitt County (Georgia) High School football coach Rush Propst has been fired after 11 successful seasons, following an investigation which determined that ...



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.



Three boys arrested after fight at CCHS | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Three Colquitt County High School students were arrested on Wednesday after deputies broke up a fight in the campus courtyard.



Packers rule the day at Florida State camps  Moultrie Observer

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – According to reports from the Tallahassee Democrat, Colquitt County High had a major impact in the 7 on 7 “Border Wars” Camp held at ...



Education conference to return to Moultrie | Ga Fl News  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 ...



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.



Propst investigation cites pill incidents, dishonesty, insubordination | Ga Fl News  Moultrie Observer

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



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 ...



CCHS band steadily improving | Local News  Moultrie Observer

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



Colquitt Co. HS student arrested for threatening to shoot up preschool  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.



Georgia's highest-paid high school football coach stayed employed despite a decade of abuse, misconduct allegations  FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

First Coast News has obtained records that show Coach Rush Propst's problems began a decade before he was fired, from the moment he set foot on campus.



CCHS graduation rate dips | Local News  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 ...



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 ...



Sheriff, school officials to discuss fights | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Recent fights at Colquitt County High School have caught the attention of the community, including elected officials who are determined to ...



Colquitt County FFA'er is national champion | Ga Fl News  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 ...



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 ...



New UGA scholarship for Colquitt County graduates  UGA Today

An idea fostered during a 50th high school reunion is now a permanent legacy that will benefit future generations in south Georgia's Colquitt County. It was at the ...



Robotics team heading to state in first year  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County High School in the past year has launched two new programs that pit Packers against other schools in high-tech ...



Seniors return to Norman Park Elementary | Lifestyles  Moultrie Observer

NORMAN PARK, Ga. — Graduating Colquitt County High School students who attended Norman Park returned home for the annual Senior Recognition ...



Rush Propst Fired By Colquitt County High School  Patch.com

Rush Propst Fired By Colquitt County High School - Hoover, AL - Former Hoover football coach Rush Propst was fired this week by the Georgia High school he ...



Canning plant to open May 15 | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The canning plant located at the old Colquitt County High School will open on May 15 with operating hours from 7 a.m. to noon. The plant ...



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 ...



Schools to continue in free meal program for 2019-20  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County School Nutrition Department has participated in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for Free Meal Reimbursement ...



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.



Police train for active shooter | Ga Fl News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — When gunshots sounded on Tuesday at a Colquitt County school campus during a police training drill some of the neighbors did what ...



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.



Colquitt County 42, Trinity 14 | High School Football  STLtoday.com

The Trinity Titans play before a full house during a football game against Colquitt County High School on Saturday, August 25, 2018, at Mack Tharpe Stadium in ...



School board names new CCHS principal | Local News  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 ...



Schools set open house dates | Local News  Moultrie Observer

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



Rush Propst statement reiterates that allegations against him are false  Moultrie Observer

Former Colquitt County coach Rush Propst issued a statement Friday afternoon about the investigation that led the Colquitt County Board of Education to relieve ...



Colquitt County football coach Propst suspended for ‘personnel issues’  The Capital Sports Report

Colquitt County High School Packers head coach Rush Propst has been suspended. The school is calling it 'personnel matters.'



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.



Three charged in assault at Packer Park | Ga Fl News  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 ...



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.



FFA celebrates 50th anniversary of women's inclusion | Local News  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 ...



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 eSports team gets VSU's attention | Local News  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 ...



Partial demolition of old CCHS continues | Local News  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 ...



Crime Reports for April 30, 2019 | Local News  Moultrie Observer

Arrests. Moultrie Police. • Enoch Squires, 92, 273 Seminole Drive, was charged Friday with DUI. • Osmal Fernando Lopez, 21, of Thomasville, was charged ...



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.



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 ...



CCHS HONORS NIGHT: Community helps students through scholarships  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The faculty, staff, and administration of Colquitt County High School encourage their students to pursue post-secondary education. This view ...



Leadership Colquitt County seeks 2018-19 applicants | Local News  Moultrie Observer

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



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 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.



Crime reports for April 23, 2019 | Local News  Moultrie Observer

Arrests. Moultrie Police. • Fermin Rico-Crespo, 43, 3450 Avon Road, Atlanta, was charged Tuesday with driving without headlights when required and driving ...



Proclamations celebrate FBLA, FFA weeks | Local News  Moultrie Observer

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



Colquitt County schools to offer virtual classes | Local News  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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Observer wins awards in news, ad contests | Local News  Moultrie Observer

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. — The Georgia Press Association honored the winners of the 2019 Freedom of Information Award and the 2019 Better Newspaper ...



School, health officials watch temps as heat wave expected  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Forecasters say the high temperatures will climb heading through the weekend, but Colquitt County High School officials don't expect them to ...



Tax Commissioner's Office closing at noon for computer upgrade  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County Tax Commissioner's Office will close at noon today to prepare for a computer upgrade that will take place over this ...



CCHS nursing assistant students receive pins | Local News  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 ...



Former astronaut to keynote Boys and Girls Club Founders Banquet  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The doors of the Moultrie-Colquitt County Boys and Girls Club opened up in 2009, a year after the economic recession, and after ten years ...



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 ...



CCHS dominates welding contest | Local News  Moultrie Observer

Colquitt County High School hosted a welding competition Feb. 10. Fifty-four students from eight area high schools competed. The competition was sponsored ...



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 ...



CCHS Serenaders: A Christmas tradition | Local News  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 ...



Plant sales set for March 21-22 | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Colquitt County's FFA and horticulture classes are selling plants 8 a.m.-5 p.m. March 21 and 22 at the Colquitt County High School ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Congratulations, Class of 2017! | Local News  Moultrie Observer

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



VIDEO ADDED: Abby Billings named CCHS Homecoming Queen  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Abby Billings, right, reacts as Colquitt County High School Principal Stephanie Terrell, left, announces she is the 2017 Homecoming Queen ...



Attorneys still fighting to prevent Peacock's statements from being used in trial  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Attorneys in a capital murder case continued wrangling on Tuesday over part of a statement given to police in the days following the 2016 ...



Federated Guild presents scholarships | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Moultrie Federated Guild presented academic scholarships at the 71st Spring Celebration. Receiving Non-Traditional Scholarships are ...



Suspect in stabbing has long criminal history | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — A Colquitt County man jailed on charges of killing his grandfather has a lengthy criminal history in the area, including assault, kidnapping and ...



Fred's closing Moultrie store | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Multiple media outlets are reporting that Fred's will close 104 stores across the nation by the end of June. The store in Moultrie will be one of.



Peacock trial date could be set next month  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The judge overseeing a Colquitt County death penalty case indicated that a trial date could be set soon.



Community salutes the fallen on Memorial Day | Local News  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — The Colquitt County High School Junior ROTC Color Guard brings in the flags at the beginning of this morning's Memorial Day observance at ...



Colquitt Regional receives 10th 'A' for patient safety  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – Colquitt Regional Medical Center was awarded another 'A' from The Leapfrog Group for their spring 2019 Hospital Safety Grade — the ...



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