Cordele — Some 200+ young people and adults attended a Youth Rally sponsored by the Houston Baptist Association Saturday night. The event was hosted by Wenona Baptist Church who provided a meal for attendees. Free Life Church youth team provided praise and worship music for the rally. Free Life youth pastor Bobby Bishop presented a message entitled “Sleeping with the Enemy” with the assitance of the youth team. A personal testimony was given by Mary Mann. During the invitation over a hundred in attendance came down to the altar to pray and there were multiple rededications and professions of faith.
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On Monday, April 28, the City of Cordele's Utilities Department will begin flushing fire hydrants from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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Nightclub checks leads to multiple arrests by police
Local authorities conducting an age compliance check Friday and Saturday at two local nightclubs took seven persons into custody on an assortment of charges.
Police respond to disturbances that result in injuries
Violence was involved in four incidents Cordele Police Department officers were recently called to investigate as well as another case that occurred in January.
Crisp school superintendent resigns
Crisp County Board of Education members said in a news release submitted Tuesday to news media member they regretted to announce Dr. Rhonda Hayes had submitted her resignation as superintendent of the local public school system.
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Governor Deal signs key bill at local airport
Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 213 better known as the “Flint River Drought Protection Act,” at Crisp County-Cordele Airport on Wednesday.
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