Albany Humane Society saves record number of animals

The Albany Humane Society’s goal is to become a no-kill shelter by 2025.

  Volunteers work to repair hundreds of roofs after Hurricane Michael

A group of volunteers are working to fix the roofs of homes across Dougherty County. World Vision crews have received enough donations of shingles to help hundreds of families.

  Funding government without border wall appears back on table

The White House set the tone Tuesday when press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders indicated that Trump doesn't want to shut down the government, though just last week he said he'd be "proud" to do so.
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  Report skewers VA for neglecting suicide prevention outreach

The report shows a lack of leadership from the Trump administration is directly impacting the VA’s ability to reach suicidal veterans.

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  Two district attorney’s office employees file notice to sue Sumter County

Winter weather safety for your car

South Albany residents say they are in need of grocery store

Cook Co. plane crash investigation, search for pilot underway

  Crews battle East Albany house fire

Crews responded to a call about a fire in East Albany around 9:34 p.m. on Tuesday.
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  Elon Musk unveils prototype for underground highways

Elon Musk unveiled an experimental tunnel that aims to ease traffic congestion in major cities.

  Thomasville police officers file lawsuit against the city

Driver leaves scene of Albany accident, charges possible

GBI identifies body found in Withlacoochee River

Coffee Co. prison transport struck by vehicle

  One killed in Friday Camilla crash

Former Lowndes Co. Schools employee arrested for inappropriate texts with student

Man pleads guilty to five sex offenses

“Feed The Need” event feeds over 250 people

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Report: Facebook allowed companies to access users’ private messages in special partnerships, among other abilities

A New York Times report highlighted one particularly invasive example in which Netflix, Spotify and the Royal Bank of Canada were given the ability to read, write and delete the private messages of users.

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  PLAY OF THE YEAR: Harrison blocks a FG to save Bainbridge’s season

Friendly Fire: Hot Shotz take on ASU football staff

What’s at stake for Lee County in national game

Lee County to host Geico State Champions Bowl game

Lee Co. will play on ESPNU

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Sylvester pedestrian mall construction to start soon

Don’t blow it: Invest your income tax return

Police warn of home theater system scam in SWGA

Valdosta house fire sends 4 children to the hospital

  Albany crews respond to fire at apartment complex

Several crews responded to a fire at an Albany apartment complex Monday night.
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  In bipartisan act, Senate passes criminal justice reform bill with overwhelming support

The bill, The First Step Act, is also expected to pass the House and be signed into law by President Donald Trump.

  Dougherty Co. leaders embrace after years of feuding at commission meeting

Albany police chief discusses crime solution efforts

Thomasville sees surge in drug related arrests

Thomasville city manager just weeks from starting