Dougherty County crews begin to clear Hurricane Michael debris

The aftermath of Hurricane Michael has ruined cars and homes and many other places, making the cleanup challenging. Safety is key for how and where you place your storm debris.
Mediacom offers free Wi-Fi sites
Relief effort for Florida begins in Southwest GA
  Valdosta community donates needed supplies to hurricane victims
  MCLB helping after Hurricane Michael
  Bainbridge community rallies together in time of need
  Shellman receives food truck

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Reading is cool at one southwest Georgia school
Thomas County High School students made a special stop at Garrison-Pilcher Elementary Thursday morning for their 10th annual Reading Rally.
Shellman receives food truck
Randolph County is still trying to recover after Hurricane Michael.
Shellman in need after Hurricane Michael
Hurricane Michael left devastation on the town of Shellman. Mayor Paul Langford says it is going to take months to repair the damage.

  Zaxby’s raises funds for hurricane victims

Several South Georgia Zaxby’s locations teamed up with the American Red Cross disaster relief efforts Thursday night to help the victims of Hurricane Michael.

  Salvation Army gets donation from iHeartRadio

The Salvation Army received a huge donation Thursday from iHeartRadio’s “Drop of Hope” in Atlanta.
  Students at Sherwood Christian Academy serve Damascus
Recovering after Michael: Officials urge residents to aid and inform each other
Stewart Co. chase leads to officer-involved shooting in Dawson

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Flooding poses threat to Texas homes and businesses

Major flooding in parts of Texas is expected to continue over the next few days.

  Therapy dog helps students at missing WI teen’s school

A police therapy dog helped students cope with the disappearance of Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs.

SPORTS

Frenzy of football games headed to Hugh Mills Stadium

  Round 2: South Georgia high school softball results

Haven Brady Jr. gets set to represent team USA

  Player of the Week (10/17/18): Mathews Ivey steals the show

Mathews Ivey and the Eagles had themselves a day Saturday afternoon as Ivey helped lead the Eagles to victory and that’s why he’s the WALB Player of the Week.