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  • Large tree falls on man's yard

    Large tree falls on man's yard

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:59:10 GMT
    Clean up is underway after Friday's storm and one Albany man is removing a large tree that fell in front of his home.   A large oak tree is completely blocking Joey Swain's driveway off Old Dawson Road.More >>
    Clean up is underway after Friday's storm and one Albany man is removing a large tree that fell in front of his home.   A large oak tree is completely blocking Joey Swain's driveway off Old Dawson Road.More >>
  • Captain of sunken SKorean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Captain of sunken SKorean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Saturday, April 19 2014 4:22 PM EDT2014-04-19 20:22:12 GMT
    The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need. Two crew members also were taken into...More >>
    The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need. Two crew members also were taken into custody,...More >>
  • Deerfield promotes books, reading

    Deerfield promotes books, reading

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:01 AM EDT2014-04-19 15:01:02 GMT
    The English Honor Society at Deerfield-Windsor School is an official "book giver" for World Book Night, which is April 23. World Book Night is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to spreadingMore >>
    The English Honor Society at Deerfield-Windsor School is an official "book giver" for World Book Night, which is April 23.More >>
  • One Dougherty County road closed because of water

    One Dougherty County road closed because of water

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-04-19 01:40:16 GMT
    Gassert Road, South County Line Road, and Spring Flats Road have started to cover with water as rain continues to fall.More >>
    Willson Road in South Dougherty County has been closed because of water over the roadway.More >>
  • Albany business owner offers $1000 to track down thieves

    Albany business owner offers $1000 to track down thieves

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:31:38 GMT
    An Albany business owner is asking for help to find the men who stole thousand dollars and lawn equipment last week.   Kevin Loubier says cameras recorded three masked men breaking into Southern MobileMore >>
    An Albany business owner is asking for help to find the men who stole thousand dollars and lawn equipment last week.   Kevin Loubier says cameras recorded three masked men breaking into Southern MobileMore >>
  • Community supports teen with muscular dystrophy, throws party

    Community supports teen with muscular dystrophy, throws party

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:50 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:50:17 GMT
    A community is coming together to host a party for a Worth County teen who is fighting for his life.More >>
    A community is coming together to host a party for a Worth County teen who is fighting for his life.More >>
  • NAACP holds rib dinner

    NAACP holds rib dinner

    Saturday, April 19 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-04-19 22:30:16 GMT
    The Albany-Dougherty County NAACP is giving back to the community through food.   They sold $6 rib plates to the public at their headquarters on North Magnolia Street. The NAACP's Vice President and DoughertyMore >>
    The Albany-Dougherty County NAACP is giving back to the community through food.   They sold $6 rib plates to the public at their headquarters on North Magnolia Street. The NAACP's Vice President and DoughertyMore >>
  • Churches organize Easter parade

    Churches organize Easter parade

    Saturday, April 19 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-04-19 22:19:55 GMT
    Several Southwest Georgia churches didn't let the rain stop them from celebrating Easter.   The Evangelical Faith Vision Ministries organized the "Parade for Righteousness" today along Pine Avenue. TheMore >>
    Several Southwest Georgia churches didn't let the rain stop them from celebrating Easter.   The Evangelical Faith Vision Ministries organized the "Parade for Righteousness" today along Pine Avenue. TheMore >>
  • ASU holds visitation day

    ASU holds visitation day

    Saturday, April 19 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-04-19 22:13:23 GMT
    High school students from all across Georgia got a closer look at what it would be like to attend college at Albany State University.   More than 250 Students and their parents were in town for ASU's visitationMore >>
    High school students from all across Georgia got a closer look at what it would be like to attend college at Albany State University.   More than 250 Students and their parents were in town for ASU's visitationMore >>
  • Church opens their doors to the homeless

    Church opens their doors to the homeless

    Saturday, April 19 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-04-19 22:06:31 GMT
    Helping out the homeless is one of the goals of the "My Brother's Keeper" outreach program.Members of the Rhema Word Cathedral opened their doors and provided the homeless with free health screenings,More >>
    Helping out the homeless is one of the goals of the "My Brother's Keeper" outreach program.Members of the Rhema Word Cathedral opened their doors and provided the homeless with free health screenings,More >>
  • Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

    Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:52:46 GMT
    A sudden lurch in a creeping landslide in the northwest Wyoming resort town of Jackson split a house in two and forced workers to abandon efforts to stabilize the hillside.More >>
    No one can say precisely when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it's going to take a piece of Jackson with it.More >>
  • Your Week in Viral Videos: Dyed eggs and dead technology

    Your Week in Viral Videos: Dyed eggs and dead technology

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:41:28 GMT
    (RNN) – Easter is Sunday, and you’ve probably dyed a few eggs or know someone who has.Make sure you remember where you hid them, because you don’t want to come across them in July and have an unfortunate smell to deal with.Eggs will get their annual day in the sun Monday at the White House Easter Egg Roll, which is being protested by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.PETA doesn’t have a problem with rolling eggs, but it does have a problem with those eggs coming from chickens, so, i...More >>
    (RNN) – Easter is Sunday, and you’ve probably dyed a few eggs or know someone who has.Make sure you remember where you hid them, because you don’t want to come across them in July and have an unfortunate smell to deal with.Eggs will get their annual day in the sun Monday at the White House Easter Egg Roll, which is being protested by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.PETA doesn’t have a problem with rolling eggs, but it does have a problem with those eggs coming from chickens, so, i...More >>
  • Holy fire ceremony draws thousands in Jerusalem

    Holy fire ceremony draws thousands in Jerusalem

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:38:21 GMT
    The dark hall inside Christianity's holiest shrine was illuminated with the flames from thousands of candles on Saturday as worshippers participated in the holy fire ceremony, a momentous spiritual event in...More >>
    The dark hall inside Christianity's holiest shrine was illuminated with the flames from thousands of candles on Saturday as worshippers participated in the holy fire ceremony, a momentous spiritual event in Orthodox...More >>
  • At barricades, Ukraine insurgents await Easter

    At barricades, Ukraine insurgents await Easter

    Saturday, April 19 2014 3:22 PM EDT2014-04-19 19:22:02 GMT
    Russia's foreign ministry on Saturday promised it would offer strong assistance to Ukraine to overcome its crisis, but emphasized that the ultimate responsibility for reducing tensions lies with Ukrainians...More >>
    Pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine on Saturday prepared to celebrate Orthodox Easter at barricades outside government offices seized in nearly a dozen cities, despite an international agreement to disarm and free the...More >>
  • Everest avalanche a reminder of risks Sherpas face

    Everest avalanche a reminder of risks Sherpas face

    Saturday, April 19 2014 3:16 PM EDT2014-04-19 19:16:19 GMT
    The rescuers moved quickly, just minutes after the first block of ice tore loose from Mount Everest and started an avalanche that roared down the mountain, ripping through teams of guides hauling gear.More >>
    The rescuers moved quickly, just minutes after the first block of ice tore loose from Mount Everest and started an avalanche that roared down the mountain, ripping through teams of guides hauling gear.More >>
  • 13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche

    13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche

    Saturday, April 19 2014 1:12 PM EDT2014-04-19 17:12:13 GMT
    Rescuers were digging through piles of snow and ice Saturday for four Sherpa guides buried on Mount Everest when an avalanche swept down the slopes and killed 12 other Nepalese guides in the deadliest disaster on...More >>
    Search teams recovered a 13th body Saturday from the snow and ice covering a dangerous climbing pass on Mount Everest, where an avalanche a day earlier swept over a group of Sherpa guides in the deadliest disaster on the...More >>
  • Confusion, anger as sunken ferry's relatives wait

    Confusion, anger as sunken ferry's relatives wait

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:20 PM EDT2014-04-19 16:20:08 GMT
    The informal briefing by a South Korean coast guard rescuer started calmly enough. He stood on a stage in front of relatives of those missing from a sunken ferry, explaining how divers trying to find their loved...More >>
    The informal briefing by a South Korean coast guard rescuer started calmly enough. He stood on a stage in front of relatives of those missing from a sunken ferry, explaining how divers trying to find their loved ones are...More >>
  • Your Week in Pop Culture: 5 questions the 'Scandal' finale didn't answer

    Your Week in Pop Culture: 5 questions the 'Scandal' finale didn't answer

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:00 PM EDT2014-04-19 16:00:10 GMT
    Five questions left after the Season 3 finale of 'Scandal', kids interacting with a Sony Walkman will make you feel old and more this week in pop culture.More >>
    Five questions left after the season 3 finale of Scandal, kids interacting with a Sony Walkman will make you feel old and more this week in pop culture.More >>
  • Remember to guard your pets against rabies

    Remember to guard your pets against rabies

    Saturday, April 19 2014 9:14 AM EDT2014-04-19 13:14:14 GMT
    A Fitzgerald veterinarian is sending a reminder to protect your cats and dogs against rabies.A state law requires pets to be vaccinated against rabies starting at 3 months old. Doctor Dwain Smith willMore >>
    A Fitzgerald veterinarian is sending a reminder to protect your cats and dogs against the deadly disease of rabies.
    More >>
  • Obama: Easter a time to reflect on hope, renewal

    Obama: Easter a time to reflect on hope, renewal

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:53 AM EDT2014-04-19 11:53:40 GMT
    President Barack Obama is encouraging Americans to draw strength and inspiration from the Easter and Passover holidays.More >>
    President Barack Obama is encouraging Americans to draw strength and inspiration from the Easter and Passover holidays.More >>
  • Sub search for missing jet to be finished in week

    Sub search for missing jet to be finished in week

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:11 AM EDT2014-04-19 11:11:39 GMT
    The search coordination center says an underwater robotic submarine is expected to finish searching a narrowed down area of the Indian Ocean seabed for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane within the next week,...More >>
    A robotic submarine looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is expected to finish searching a patch of the Indian Ocean seabed within a week after so far coming up empty, and the search area may be expanded after...More >>
  • Social media helps woman find her birth mother

    Social media helps woman find her birth mother

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:00 AM EDT2014-04-19 11:00:19 GMT
    An Iowa woman looked to strangers to help her find her birth mom. And just three days later, she found what she was looking for.More >>
    An Iowa woman looked to strangers to help her find her birth mom. And just three days later, she found what she was looking for.More >>
  • Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Saturday, April 19 2014 2:45 AM EDT2014-04-19 06:45:14 GMT
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...More >>
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...More >>
  • Flooding hits South Georgia roads

    Flooding hits South Georgia roads

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:03 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:03:42 GMT
    Dougherty County officials have put up signs warning drivers and are urging people to not drive on three roads Friday night.More >>
    Dougherty County officials have put up signs warning drivers and are urging people to not drive on three roads Friday night.More >>
  • Albany Little Public Library opens

    Albany Little Public Library opens

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:57:11 GMT
    The smallest library in Albany opened Friday.More >>
    The smallest library in Albany opened Friday.More >>
  • Albany PD warns of car break-ins

    Albany PD warns of car break-ins

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:53:09 GMT
    The Albany Police Department wants the community to be on alert following more thefts of valuables out of cars.More >>
    The Albany Police Department wants the community to be on alert following more thefts of valuables out of cars.More >>
  • Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

    Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:32 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:32:34 GMT
    An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to ascend the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine more missing, officials said.More >>
    Rescuers were searching through piles of snow and ice on the slopes of Mount Everest on Saturday for four Sherpa guides who were buried by an avalanche that killed 12 other Nepalese guides in the deadliest disaster on the...More >>
  • Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane

    Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:11:37 GMT
    Six weeks into the extensive search for the lost Malaysia Airlines plane without so much as a piece of debris yet found, several Chinese relatives met Friday to pray for spouses who never came home, while begging...More >>
    A robotic submarine has finished its sixth trip to the bottom of the Indian Ocean in the hunt for wreckage from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, six weeks after the aircraft mysteriously disappeared, the search...More >>
  • Captain of sunken S. Korean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Captain of sunken S. Korean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:51:26 GMT
    Rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of ferry passengers still missing Friday and feared dead, as fresh questions emerged about whether quicker action by the captain of the doomed ship could have saved lives.More >>
    The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need - three of whom were seen lifeless in the...More >>
  • SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

    SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:01:21 GMT
    SpaceX returned to the launch pad Friday in hopes of finally delivering supplies to the International Space Station, but stormy weather threatened to interfere.More >>
    A SpaceX supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Friday, setting the stage for an Easter morning delivery and urgent spacewalking repairs later in the week.More >>
  • Rose show and festival set to bloom soon

    Rose show and festival set to bloom soon

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:44:01 GMT
    It takes a lot of roses to fill the floats for the upcoming rose parade and that means a lot of flowers. More >>
    It takes a lot of roses to fill the floats for the upcoming rose parade and that means a lot of flowers. More >>
  • Judge revokes Donelly's bond

    Judge revokes Donelly's bond

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:19:40 GMT
    Judge Willie Lockette has agreed to a D. A. request to revoke the bond of the man accused of stealing thousands of dollars from the Carmike Cinemas.   The order, signed by Judge Lockette this morning,More >>
    Judge Willie Lockette has agreed to a D. A. request to revoke the bond of the man accused of stealing thousands of dollars from the Carmike Cinemas.More >>
  • Educational leaders visit MCLB

    Educational leaders visit MCLB

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:54:12 GMT
    Dougherty County educational leaders got a first hand look at the operations at the Marine Corps Logisitics Base Friday. This tour is believed to be the start in building a strong relationship to improveMore >>
    Dougherty County educational leaders got a first hand look at the operations at the Marine Corps Logisitics Base Friday. This tour is believed to be the start in building a strong relationship to improve education in Albany.More >>
  • Moultrie Spring Fling forges ahead

    Moultrie Spring Fling forges ahead

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:48:26 GMT
    The rain isn't putting a damper on Moultrie's Spring Fling and Backyard Barbeque festival.   This year the festival will be bigger, and features new activities.   The Colquitt County arts center has partneredMore >>
    The rain isn't putting a damper on Moultrie's Spring Fling and Backyard Barbeque festival.   This year the festival will be bigger, and features new activities.More >>
  • GA Secretary of State helps Valwood students register to vote

    GA Secretary of State helps Valwood students register to vote

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:41:35 GMT
    Seniors at Valwood High School in Hahira are now registered to vote, thanks to a new online voter registration program. Georgia Secretary of State, Brian Kemp, was at the high school Friday morning toMore >>
    Seniors at Valwood High School in Hahira are now registered to vote, thanks to a new online voter registration program. Georgia Secretary of State, Brian Kemp, was at the high school Friday morning to walk the students through the program.More >>
  • Water creeps up on Moultrie Road

    Water creeps up on Moultrie Road

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:34:37 GMT
    Dougherty County Public Works says they are seeing rainwater rising so much that it is threatening some spots along Moultrie Road. They are placing cones in these areas. They expect to pump away theMore >>
    Dougherty County Public Works says they are seeing rainwater rising so much that it is threatening some spots along Moultrie Road.More >>
  • VSU opens new Health Sciences Building

    VSU opens new Health Sciences Building

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:34:33 GMT
    Valdosta State University's new, 150,000 sq ft. Health Sciences Building is now officially open. University officials, along with Georgia's Attorney General and Secretary of State, were on hand forMore >>
    University officials, along with Georgia's Attorney General and Secretary of State, were on hand for the ribbon cutting Friday morning.More >>
  • We need the rain to stop soon

    We need the rain to stop soon

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:29:32 GMT
    The main concern of this Good Friday storm system has been area flooding from the beginning. but the good news is we aren't seeing threatening water levels quite yet. And a lot of effort has gone intoMore >>
    The main concern of this Good Friday storm system has been area flooding from the beginning. but the good news is we aren't seeing threatening water levels quite yet. And a lot of effort has gone into preparing for the constant rain.More >>
  • Valdosta residents react to latest round of manhole overflows

    Valdosta residents react to latest round of manhole overflows

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:26:17 GMT
    The back yard of two homes in the 600 block of Scott Drive may have looked like they had a fountain in it, but it wasn't a fountain. It was an overflowing manhole, leaking a mixture of raw sewage and rainMore >>
    The back yard of two homes in the 600 block of Scott Drive may have looked like they had a fountain in it, but it wasn't a fountain. It was an overflowing manhole, leaking a mixture of raw sewage and rain water into the back yards.More >>
  • Rantankerous: Is drafting a QB early really a good idea?

    Rantankerous: Is drafting a QB early really a good idea?

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:18:40 GMT
    The sparks really start flying about the 15-minute mark when George says those two magic words: "Johnny Manziel."More >>
    The sparks really start flying about the 15-minute mark when George says those two magic words: "Johnny Manziel."More >>
  • 'Person of interest' released in stabbing investigation

    'Person of interest' released in stabbing investigation

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:17 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:17:47 GMT
    Fitzgerald Police say a person of interest has been released after questioning in the stabbing case of 30 year old Samantha Wheeles.More >>
    Fitzgerald Police say a person of interest has been released after questioning in the stabbing case of 30 year old Samantha Wheeles.More >>
  • GSP urges caution as rain continues to fall

    GSP urges caution as rain continues to fall

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:02:57 GMT
    Water can cover roads without warning, and crews are urging drivers to use caution. Georgia State Patrol urges drivers to drive under the speed limit while torrential rain is falling.More >>
    Water can cover roads without warning, and crews are urging drivers to use caution. Georgia State Patrol urges drivers to drive under the speed limit while torrential rain is falling.More >>
  • Professional and amateur artists join hands in Sylvester exhibit

    Professional and amateur artists join hands in Sylvester exhibit

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:39 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:39:06 GMT
    Some South Georgia artists will showcase paintings, poetry and other art works in Sylvester Friday evening.  The City is hosting its People, Place and Purpose art gala for the first time in celebrationMore >>
    Some South Georgia artists will showcase paintings, poetry and other art works in Sylvester Friday evening.More >>
  • National Mayhaw Festival canceled

    National Mayhaw Festival canceled

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:38 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:38:39 GMT
    The 31st annual National Mayhaw Festival will not happen this weekend, due to weather concerns.More >>
    The 31st annual National Mayhaw Festival will not happen this weekend, due to weather concerns.More >>
  • Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine

    Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:21 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:21:39 GMT
    Pro-Russian militiamen who control government buildings in eastern Ukraine are showing no sign of relenting despite a deal between Moscow and Kiev.More >>
    Pro-Russian insurgents defiantly refused Friday to surrender their weapons or give up government buildings in eastern Ukraine, despite a diplomatic accord reached in Geneva and overtures from the government in Kiev.More >>
  • Electric tradition: Friday marks National Lineman Day

    Electric tradition: Friday marks National Lineman Day

    Friday, April 18 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-04-18 18:51:44 GMT
    Lineman say it's a tough job and not everyone can do it. The work is 365 days year, under extreme weather conditions and long hours.More >>
    Lineman say it's a tough job and not everyone can do it. The work is 365 days year, under extreme weather conditions and long hours.More >>
  • Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital

    Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital

    Friday, April 18 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:51:28 GMT
    A powerful earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday. The U.S. Geological Survey calculated its magnitude at 7.5 and said it was centered near the Pacific resort of Acapulco, where many Mexicans are...More >>
    A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties.More >>
  • As Warthogs wind down, what's ahead for Moody?

    As Warthogs wind down, what's ahead for Moody?

    Friday, April 18 2014 1:17 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:17:58 GMT
    The United States Air Force's long-serving tank-buster, the A-10 Warthog, has been around for decades. It showed its effectiveness against armored vehicle in the Gulf wars, and it's one of the main armamentsMore >>
    The United States Air Force's long-serving tank-buster, the A-10 Warthog, has been around for decades, but its days are numbered.  The likelihood of America doing battle with foes who have army tanks is dwindling to near zero.More >>
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  • Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

    Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:52:44 GMT
    A sudden lurch in a creeping landslide in the northwest Wyoming resort town of Jackson split a house in two and forced workers to abandon efforts to stabilize the hillside.More >>
    No one can say precisely when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it's going to take a piece of Jackson with it.More >>
  • Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet

    Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:12:10 GMT
    Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and...More >>
    Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and not too...More >>
  • Body found by highway is missing Massachusetts boy

    Body found by highway is missing Massachusetts boy

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:02:12 GMT
    The body of a small boy apparently cast off the side of a highway in Massachusetts has been confirmed as a missing 5-year-old.More >>
    The body of a small boy apparently cast off the side of a highway has been confirmed as a missing 5-year-old, authorities said Saturday.More >>
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  • Holy fire ceremony draws thousands in Jerusalem

    Holy fire ceremony draws thousands in Jerusalem

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:12:03 GMT
    The dark hall inside Christianity's holiest shrine was illuminated with the flames from thousands of candles on Saturday as worshippers participated in the holy fire ceremony, a momentous spiritual event in...More >>
    The dark hall inside Christianity's holiest shrine was illuminated with the flames from thousands of candles on Saturday as worshippers participated in the holy fire ceremony, a momentous spiritual event in Orthodox...More >>
  • Pope seeks to bring faith to "ends of the Earth"

    Pope seeks to bring faith to "ends of the Earth"

    Saturday, April 19 2014 5:02 PM EDT2014-04-19 21:02:06 GMT
    Pope Francis has presided over an Easter Vigil in St. Peter's Basilica in which he will baptize 10 people.More >>
    Pope Francis baptized 10 people Saturday and urged them to bring their faith "to the ends of the Earth" as he presided over an Easter Vigil in St. Peter's Basilica.More >>
  • Captain of sunken SKorean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Captain of sunken SKorean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Saturday, April 19 2014 4:22 PM EDT2014-04-19 20:22:16 GMT
    The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need. Two crew members also were taken into...More >>
    The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need. Two crew members also were taken into custody,...More >>

STATEWIDE NEWS

Warnings

flood
Lee County, GA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...THE FLOOD
WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE KINCHAFOONEE CREEK NEAR 11 E OF DAWSON AT PINEWOOD RD IN LEE
COUNTY.
* UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 4:45 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.7 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE TO
RISE TO NEAR 15.6 FEET BY MONDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL
FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY BEFORE MIDNIGHT.
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...PRIVATE DWELLING ON THE RIGHT BANK NEAR THE
BRIDGE WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD. SEVERAL HOMES ALONG THE LOWER
KINCHAFOONEE ROAD AREA WILL EXPERIENCE SIGNIFICANT FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3184 8434 3174 8426 3162 8420 3162 8415 3180 8419 3192 8434


$$

Lowndes County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER ABOVE VALDOSTA (SKIPPER BRIDGE RD).
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:30 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 16.5 FEET BY
AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
MONDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING BEGINS. LANGDALE PARK FLOODS.


&&

LAT...LON 3103 8330 3084 8346 3079 8335 3100 8319


$$

Miller County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE SPRING CREEK NEAR IRON CITY (CR 16).
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 2:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.8 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE LATE TONIGHT AND CREST NEAR
16 FEET. THE RIVER IS THEN EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD
STAGE ON SUNDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...SPRING CREEK BEGINS TO OVERFLOW LOW LYING
AREAS.

&&

LAT...LON 3114 8474 3115 8471 3109 8469 3082 8475 3082 8481


$$

Terrell County, GA

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE KINCHAFOONEE CREEK NEAR PRESTON (SR 41).
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 5:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 7.3 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW. THE
RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW LATE MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...LOW LYING AREAS AND RIVER ACCESS ROADS WILL
FLOOD.

&&

LAT...LON 3217 8462 3204 8456 3184 8434 3192 8434 3205 8450 3217 8457


$$

Thomas County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE OCHLOCKONEE RIVER NEAR THOMASVILLE (US 84).
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:45 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE
TO RISE TO NEAR 15.3 FEET BY TOMORROW MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY MONDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...THIS IS CONSIDERED INITIAL FLOOD STAGE.
RIVER ACCESS ROADS AND LOWLANDS ALONG THE RIVER WILL BE FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3104 8396 3091 8406 3069 8432 3068 8422 3092 8394 3104 8388


$$

Webster County, GA

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE KINCHAFOONEE CREEK NEAR PRESTON (SR 41).
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 5:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 7.3 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW. THE
RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW LATE MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...LOW LYING AREAS AND RIVER ACCESS ROADS WILL
FLOOD.

&&

LAT...LON 3217 8462 3204 8456 3184 8434 3192 8434 3205 8450 3217 8457


$$

Echols County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE ALAPAHA RIVER AT STATENVILLE.
* UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:30 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 26.4 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 24.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 26.8 FEET BY
TOMORROW MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE WEDNESDAY
BEFORE MIDNIGHT.
* IMPACT...AT 25.0 FEET...BOAT LAUNCH AND PARK AREA NEXT TO BRIDGE
AFFECTED.
* IMPACT...AT 24.0 FEET...APPROXIMATELY 10 STRUCTURES/RESIDENCES MAY
BECOME ISOLATED BY RISING WATERS NEAR THE COUNTY ROAD 150 BRIDGE IN
HAMILTON COUNTY, FLORIDA. SOME HOMES ALONG THE RIVER JUST NORTH OF
STATENVILLE BECOME ISOLATED.



&&


FLD OBSERVED 7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME SUN MON TUE WED THU

ALAPAHA
STATENVILLE 24 26.4 SAT 10 AM 26.8 26.4 25.7 24.7 23.6


&&


LAT...LON 3074 8306 3069 8307 3062 8307 3062 8303 3071 8303 3074 8302



$$

Brooks County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER ABOVE VALDOSTA (SKIPPER BRIDGE RD).
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:30 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 16.5 FEET BY
AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
MONDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING BEGINS. LANGDALE PARK FLOODS.


&&

LAT...LON 3103 8330 3084 8346 3079 8335 3100 8319


$$

Grady County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE OCHLOCKONEE RIVER NEAR THOMASVILLE (US 84).
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:45 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE
TO RISE TO NEAR 15.3 FEET BY TOMORROW MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY MONDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...THIS IS CONSIDERED INITIAL FLOOD STAGE.
RIVER ACCESS ROADS AND LOWLANDS ALONG THE RIVER WILL BE FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3104 8396 3091 8406 3069 8432 3068 8422 3092 8394 3104 8388


$$

Decatur County, GA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...THE FLOOD
WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE FLINT RIVER AT BAINBRIDGE (US 27).
* FROM MONDAY EVENING TO LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING
IS CANCELLED.
* AT 1:45 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 22.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY MONDAY BEFORE MIDNIGHT AND
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 25.8 FEET BY TUESDAY EVENING. THE RIVER
WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY BEFORE MIDNIGHT.
* IMPACTS...AT 25.0 FEET...MINOR LOWLAND FLOODING BEGINS.

&&

LAT...LON 3108 8454 3093 8459 3083 8471 3077 8467 3092 8453 3108 8449


$$

Dooly County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE TURKEY CREEK NEAR BYROMVILLE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 445 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.6 FEET...AND FALLING.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING...AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST TO
CONTINUE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10 FEET.
* BETWEEN 10 AND 11 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OCCURS IN THE WOODLAND AREAS
UPSTREAM AND DOWNSTREAM FROM THE GAGE ON GEORGIA HIGHWAY 90 AND
PORTIONS OF CREEK ACCESS ROADS FLOOD.

&&

LAT...LON 3229 8385 3225 8380 3218 8387 3210 8391
3210 8398 3220 8394

$$

Seminole County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE SPRING CREEK NEAR IRON CITY (CR 16).
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 2:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.8 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE TO FLOOD STAGE LATE TONIGHT AND CREST NEAR
16 FEET. THE RIVER IS THEN EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD
STAGE ON SUNDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...SPRING CREEK BEGINS TO OVERFLOW LOW LYING
AREAS.

&&

LAT...LON 3114 8474 3115 8471 3109 8469 3082 8475 3082 8481


$$

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