Behind The News podcast – March 26, 2020

SPECIAL CORONAVIRUS POD:  In this week’s podcast, Len Robbins and Blake Pittman discuss: All you need to know about local and state efforts with the COVID-19 coronavirus (2:32); Public schools to be closed until April 24 (5:19); The South Georgia Coronavirus Information Page (16:10); Clinch man arrested in sexual assault of chicken (17:56); Two people injured after…

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Behind The News podcast – March 6, 2020

A SPECIAL ELECTION 2020 PODCAST.  Qualifying ended today (Friday) for local and state elective offices. In this week’s podcast, Len Robbins and Blake Pittman review and discuss all those qualifying for elective office in Clinch, Lanier, Atkinson and Echols counties (2:33). They also discuss: Clinch 8u basketball team going to state tournament (21:33); Pearson to host Tyreek…

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Update from Governor on Coronavirus in Georgia

By Beau Evans Staff Writer Capitol Beat News Service   State health officials stepped up testing for coronavirus in Georgia Thursday following confirmation earlier this week of the state’s first two cases. Gov. Brian Kemp said late Thursday afternoon that no new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed so far after two people tested positive for…

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Behind The News podcast – February 7, 2020

In this week’s Behind The News podcast, Blake Pittman and Len Robbins discuss the following topics: Another child molestation case in Clinch County (2:08); Pearson’s Tyreek Hill is a Super Bowl champ (5:08); Region basketball tournament being held this week (8:28); Officer’s firing upheld at Homerville City Council meeting (12:35); Advertising help for the Echols County…

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Behind The News podcast – January 17, 2020

In this week’s Behind The News podcast, Blake Pittman and Len Robbins discuss the following topics: Clinch County Sports Hall of Fame to induct first class (2:44); Homerville Mayor announces he’ll run for Sheriff (5:15); Substitute teacher arrested in Clinch County (5:00); City Council hears proposal about cameras in school zones (7:06); Local high school basketball…

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Ben & Blake’s Excellent Adventure podcast – January 16, 2020

It’s the first podcast of 2020. In this episode, Ben & Blake discuss: The new Star Wars movie review (19:15); new Kenobi series update (29:53); New Lucasfilms movie (35:30); Netflix Dracula series (36:15); Ben & Blake’s recommendations (40:55); Top 5 Video Games (47:41); and a look at what’s happening in regional entertainment (1:26:40). This podcast is…

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Behind The News podcast – January 2, 2020

In this week’s Behind The News podcast, Blake Pittman and Len Robbins discuss the following topics: The Year in News 2019 review (2:46) ; Clinch announces 2020 football schedule (3:30); Badcock Furniture coming to Lakeland (8:06); Future U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler visits South Georgia (10:30); Magistrate retires in Atkinson County (12:45); Area high school basketball update…

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Behind The News podcast – December 19, 2019

In this week’s Behind The News podcast, Blake Pittman and Laura Nipper discuss the following topics: Clinch Middle School girls win district basketball championship (2:12); Area basketball roundup (3:50); Homerville Police announce arrests (6:25); Letters to Santa are in this week’s papers (10:44); Georgia’s next U.S. Senator to visit Homerville (12:28); All-Region 2-A football team announced…

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Ben & Blake’s Excellent Adventure podcast – December 16, 2019

It’s Star Wars week for Ben & Blake’s Excellent Adventure podcast, as Ben & Blake discuss everything Star Wars with special guest Paul Fulton. In the podcast, items discussed include:  the Mandalorian review (11:55); Star Wars breakdown (21:51); Top 5 Star Wars moments (57:10); ; and What’s Happening in entertainment in our area (1:38:22). This podcast is sponsored by…

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Behind The News podcast – December 12, 2019

In this week’s Behind The News podcast, Len Robbins and Blake Pittman discuss the following topics: Brooks County wins appeal to go into Region 2-A next year (2:15); Georgia high school football state championship weekend preview (2:50);  Prep basketball updates (9:43); Pearson City Council meeting (14:07); Harlem Legends to perform in Homerville (17:18); Poaching arrest in…

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