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    It's already back to school time for some south Georgia students. Classes start tomorrow in Worth County.On Monday afternoon, all the schools held open houses for parents and students.At Worth County elementary, families got to met the teachers and get acquainted with the school.The Principal says the staff is ready, and parents told us they appreciated the open house."We are just going to keep going strong with things that we have done in the past, we had a very successful school year last y...More >>
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Valdosta - The State School Superintendent is taking a look at education in South Georgia.

Kathy Cox's border tour stopped in Lowndes County Wednesday. She's visiting schools along Georgia's borders to make sure their voice is included at the state capital.

Cox says she's impressed with the quality of education this area is providing, and she'll continue working to make sure we get the funding needed for educational improvements. "I think there's a quality school system here that's supported by the community and the university and its a winning combination for these kids," said Cox.

Cox visited Lowndes County and Valdosta City schools Wednesday.

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