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  • Thomasville woman celebrates 100th Birthday

    Thomasville woman celebrates 100th Birthday

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-04-20 21:57:34 GMT
    A Thomasville woman is celebrating her 100th birthday. Irene Manning celebrates her 100th Birthday today. Friends and family threw her a birthday party at Cherokee Lake in Thomasville. Her grandson saysMore >>
    A Thomasville woman is celebrating her 100th birthday. Irene Manning celebrates her 100th Birthday today. Friends and family threw her a birthday party at Cherokee Lake in Thomasville. Her grandson saysMore >>
  • Easter Bunny visits hospitalized children

    Easter Bunny visits hospitalized children

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-20 21:52:00 GMT
    The Easter Bunny made an appearance at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital today.   The Dougherty County Police Department partnered with the Easter Bunny Foundation to deliver stuffed Easter Bunnies to childrenMore >>
    The Easter Bunny made an appearance at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital today.   The Dougherty County Police Department partnered with the Easter Bunny Foundation to deliver stuffed Easter Bunnies to childrenMore >>
  • Storm clean up is underway at wildlife rehabilitation center

    Storm clean up is underway at wildlife rehabilitation center

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-04-20 21:46:45 GMT
    Storm Clean up is underway at a wildlife rehabilitation center in Thomasville.   Sierra Dorpinghouse is all geared up and ready to help with clean up after Friday's storm damaged several animal cagesMore >>
    Storm Clean up is underway at a wildlife rehabilitation center in Thomasville.   Sierra Dorpinghouse is all geared up and ready to help with clean up after Friday's storm damaged several animal cagesMore >>
  • Register to vote through new phone app

    Register to vote through new phone app

    Sunday, April 20 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-04-20 21:37:30 GMT
    The May primaries are just around the corner and tomorrow is the last day you can register to vote. If you don't have time to go to the government center downtown, anyone with a valid driver's licenseMore >>
    The May primaries are just around the corner and tomorrow is the last day you can register to vote.More >>
  • ATC celebrates Arbor Day Monday

    ATC Celebrates Arbor Day Monday

    Sunday, April 20 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-04-20 20:00:13 GMT
    Albany Technical College, a Tree Campus USA, will celebrate Arbor Day on Monday, on the grounds north of the Nathaniel Cross Health Care Technology Building, by planting a tree. George Paul, EnvironmentalMore >>
    Albany Technical College, a Tree Campus USA, will celebrate Arbor Day on Monday, on the grounds north of the Nathaniel Cross Health Care Technology Building, by planting a tree.More >>
  • Smack down on Cancer at the State Theater

    Smack down on Cancer at the State Theater

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:54:50 GMT
    Wrestlers from all over Georgia and Florida were in town for the Smack Down on Cancer Event at the state theater. More >>
    Wrestlers from all over Georgia and Florida were in town for the Smack Down on Cancer Event at the state theater. More >>
  • Worth Co. announces road closures

    Worth Co. announces road closures

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-04-20 02:07:40 GMT
    Worth County 911 says parts of Medders Rd is closed. From highway 313 to Meadowwood Rd. because of problems with a pipe. Other road closures include the dirt portion of Thomas Rd. near the creek. PortersMore >>
    Worth County 911 says parts of Medders Rd is closed. From highway 313 to Meadowwood Rd. because of problems with a pipe.  More >>
  • Americus student honored in statewide design contest

    Americus student honored in statewide design contest

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-04-19 23:59:05 GMT
    Indira Zelaya, a fourth grader from Sarah Cobb Elementary School in Americus, was honored in Atlanta recently for her artwork supporting Georgia's manufacturing industry.  She was nominated by South GeorgiaMore >>
    Indira Zelaya, a fourth grader from Sarah Cobb Elementary School in Americus, was honored in Atlanta recently for her artwork supporting Georgia's manufacturing industry.  She was nominated by South Georgia Technical College.More >>
  • Swimming pool destroyed after storm

    Swimming pool destroyed after storm

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-04-19 23:32:11 GMT
    An Albany man arrived home to find his pool completely destroyed. He's not sure what happened, but the wall caved in and the concrete cracked. He says he's had the siding redone several times.More >>
    An Albany man arrived home to find his pool completely destroyed. He's not sure what happened, but the wall caved in and the concrete cracked. More >>
  • Manhole overflowing at Lenox Dr. and W. Oglethrope

    Manhole overflowing at Lenox Dr. and W. Oglethrope

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-04-19 23:24:01 GMT
    Be careful if your traveling near the intersection of Lennox Drive and West Oglethrope Ave. A manhole is overflowing releasing nearly 25 gallons of water a minute. City officials says the undergroundMore >>
    Be careful if your traveling near the intersection of Lennox Drive and West Oglethrope Ave. A manhole is overflowing releasing nearly 25 gallons of water a minute. 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • '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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • Bank robbery suspect denied bond

    Bank robbery suspect denied bond

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:39:51 GMT
    A suspected bank robber remains in the Coffee County Jail on a probation violation warrant as the FBI and Douglas Police continue to work on charges.   We know investigators confiscated a shotgun whenMore >>
    A suspected bank robber remains in the Coffee County Jail, after he was officially charged with bank robbery, and denied bond in court.
    More >>
  • APD renews public outreach with 'java'

    APD renews public outreach with 'java'

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:34 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:34:56 GMT
    Friday morning, APD officers provided an opportunity to get to know your neighborhood law enforcers as folks got their daily cup of 'Joe,' under the Golden Arches. The Albany Police Department joinedMore >>
    Friday morning, APD officers provided an opportunity to get to know your neighborhood law enforcers as folks got their daily cup of 'Joe,' under the Golden Arches.More >>
  • Ledo Road wreck victim identified

    Ledo Road wreck victim identified

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:23 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:23:30 GMT
    A collision on Ledo Road, near hasMore >>
    A collision on Ledo Road has killed 69-year-old Pamela Johnson, near Chili's and Walmart. It happened around 1:00 Thursday afternoon. Officials said three vehicles were involved in the crash.More >>
  • Kutcher's peanut ponder picture makes London news

    Kutcher's peanut ponder picture makes London news

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:22 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:22:08 GMT
    Ashton Kutcher, one of the world's top TV stars, stopped to ponder Georgia's official Peanut Statue in Ashburn. His selfie, showing himself and his fiancé, Mila Kunis, appreciating the structure, hasMore >>
    Ashton Kutcher, one of the world's top TV stars, stopped to ponder Georgia's official Peanut Statue in Ashburn. His selfie, showing himself and his fiancé, Mila Kunis, appreciating the structure, has circled the globe.More >>
  • Former Albany CNA gets federal prison for tax scheme

    Former Albany CNA gets federal prison for tax scheme

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:11 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:11:25 GMT
    Kimberly Banks, Donalene Mosley and Arneshia Austin were sentenced Thursday in Albany to serve 192 months, 37 months and 21 months in prison, respectively, for crimes relating to filing fraudulent incomeMore >>
    Kimberly Banks, Donalene Mosley and Arneshia Austin were sentenced Thursday in Albany to serve 192 months, 37 months and 21 months in prison, respectively, for crimes relating to filing fraudulent tax returns using names stolen from nursing homes.More >>
  • Heavy rains will be pushed by gusty winds

    Heavy rains will be pushed by gusty winds

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:31 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:31:58 GMT
    As rain heads to the Dougherty County area, flooding could follow. This is the second time in the span of 2 weeks that residents will have to brace themselves from being flushed out. Many homeownersMore >>
    Forecasters say high winds and heavy rains are expected across much of Georgia, with wind gusts up to 35 mph. An advisory, which will be in effect from 1 p.m. Friday to 2 a.m. Saturday, covers much of central and north Georgia, from Rome, to Americus, and Vidalia.More >>
  • Darton reaching out to alums

    Darton reaching out to alums

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:16:44 GMT
    Darton is hoping to reach out some of its 40,000 alums.More >>
    Darton is hoping to reach out some of its 40,000 alums.More >>
  • Looming rain to impact commutes, crops

    Looming rain to impact commutes, crops

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:07:53 GMT
    The National Weather Service has issued Aerial Flood warnings in more than 25 south Georgia counties.More >>
    The National Weather Service has issued Aerial Flood warnings in more than 25 south Georgia counties.More >>
  • 'Person of interest' in custody after Fitzgerald stabbing

    'Person of interest' in custody after Fitzgerald stabbing

    Thursday, April 17 2014 10:39 PM EDT2014-04-18 02:39:19 GMT
    The Fitzgerald Police Chief says no charges have been filed yet.More >>
    The Fitzgerald Police Chief says no charges have been filed yet.More >>
  • Senior pranksters taught valuable lesson

    Senior pranksters taught valuable lesson

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:51:19 GMT
    Some high school seniors who pulled a destructive prank several months ago find out their punishment. They could have gone to jail. The prosecutor didn't think that was the best course to take.   CairoMore >>
    Some high school seniors who pulled a destructive prank several months ago find out their punishment. They could have gone to jail. The prosecutor didn't think that was the best course to take.More >>
  • International Record Day expected to draw crowd to Thomasville

    International Record Day expected to draw crowd to Thomasville

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:50:25 GMT
    Music enthusiasts can take part in an international celebration of the arts in Thomasville on Saturday.More >>
    Music enthusiasts can take part in an international celebration of the arts in Thomasville on Saturday.More >>
  • EMS encourages prom safety

    EMS encourages prom safety

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:38 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:38:53 GMT
    EMS workers handed out key chains at Thomasville high schools hoping to encourage teens to play it safe this prom weekend. They are hoping that the key chain will remind students to buckle up while enjoyingMore >>
    EMS workers handed out key chains at Thomasville high schools hoping to encourage teens to play it safe this prom weekend.More >>
  • Business raided and computer games seized again!

    Business raided and computer games seized again!

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:29 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:29:48 GMT
    GBI agents raided Paradise Business Center and seized computer games.More >>
    GBI agents raided Paradise Business Center and seized computer games.More >>
  • Man arrested for stabbing

    Man arrested for stabbing

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:14:35 GMT
    Ashburn police are investigating a stabbing Wednesday night. Police were called to the Day and Night convenience store on West Washington Avenue around 9:30. The victim, Willie Poke was found to haveMore >>
    Willie Poke told police Derrick Dorsey tried to rob him of his wallet earlier that night.More >>
  • Kids have a Health Fair in Baconton

    Kids have a Health Fair in Baconton

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:06:09 GMT
    Over 300 Mitchell County children learned how to fight obesity with gardening  tips and information on healthy eating. The North Mitchell County Elementary School hosted its second kids' health fair inMore >>
    Over 300 Mitchell County children learned how to fight obesity with gardening  tips and information on healthy eating. More >>
  • Doerun man accused of eluding police on ATV

    Doerun man accused of eluding police on ATV

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:52:33 GMT
    A Doerun man accused of trying to elude police continues to recover at a Tallahassee hospital after a short pursuit ended in a crash Sunday.  Officers said 21 year-old Brandon Michael Reynolds was drivingMore >>
    A Doerun man accused of trying to elude police continues to recover at a Tallahassee hospital after a short pursuit ended in a crash Sunday.More >>
  • Dougherty Sheriff featured tonight on 'Beyond Scared Straight'

    Dougherty Sheriff featured tonight on 'Beyond Scared Straight'

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:25:53 GMT
    The Dougherty County Sheriff's Office youth intervention program will be featured on national television for a second time tomorrow.More >>
    The Dougherty County Sheriff's Office youth intervention program will be featured on national television for a second time.More >>
  • Meth discovered in wreck investigation

    Meth discovered in wreck investigation

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:03:55 GMT
    Lee County deputies discovered an inactive meth lab, all because of a traffic crash.     27 year old Christopher Riley was arrested for DUI and motor vehicle theft after a wreck on U. S. 19 Monday.    WhileMore >>
    Deputies discovered an inactive meth lab at 52 year old Talmadge Beckhum's home, in the 300 block of Highway 32 West.    More >>
  • Have coffee with a cop

    Have coffee with a cop

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:55 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:55:25 GMT
    If you want to sit down with an Albany Police officer and talk about any issues in your neighborhood, here's  your chance. Albany Police will host their 4thCoffee with a cop Friday morning from 8:00 toMore >>
    Albany Police will host their 4thCoffee with a cop Friday morning from 8:00 to 10:00 at the McDonalds on Dawson Road.  More >>
  • South Georgians encouraged to get screened for oral cancer

    South Georgians encouraged to get screened for oral cancer

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:49 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:49:56 GMT
    Valdosta dentists are encouraging people to get regularly checked for oral cancers That's part of the reason South Georgia Medical Center is holding a free oral cancer screening event Thursday nightMore >>
    That's part of the reason South Georgia Medical Center is holding a free oral cancer screening event Thursday night at the Pearlman Cancer Center at SGMC.More >>
  • Coffee Co. schools release early Friday

    Coffee Co. schools release early Friday

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:44 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:44:13 GMT
    The Coffee County Schools System says that due to projections of heavy rain and a flood watch in our area on Friday afternoon, they will dismiss early on Friday, April 18.  The standard early releaseMore >>
    The Coffee County Schools System says that due to projections of heavy rain and a flood watch in our area on Friday afternoon, they will dismiss early on Friday, April 18.More >>

Warnings

flood
Lee County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE KINCHAFOONEE CREEK NEAR
11 E OF DAWSON AT PINEWOOD RD IN LEE COUNTY.
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 8:45 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.8 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
MONDAY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING BEGINS NEAR THE GAGE.
FLOODING MAY ALSO AFFECT AREAS DOWNSTREAM NEAR LEESBURG.

&&

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


$$

Lowndes County, GA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER ABOVE
VALDOSTA (SKIPPER BRIDGE RD).
* UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:30 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 17.1 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 17.5 FEET BY
MONDAY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
THURSDAY EVENING.

&&

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


$$

Miller County, GA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON...
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE SPRING CREEK NEAR
IRON CITY (CR 16).
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 7:30 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.2 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS CRESTING THIS EVENING AND WILL FALL BELOW
FLOOD STAGE LATE MONDAY 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


$$

Thomas County, GA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE OCHLOCKONEE RIVER NEAR
THOMASVILLE (US 84).
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:45 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.4 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL AND FALL BELOW FLOOD
STAGE BY THURSDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 17.0 FEET...SMALL COUNTRY ROADS USED MOSTLY TO ACCESS
HOMES WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD.

&&

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


$$

Wilcox County, GA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON...THE FLOOD
WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE OCMULGEE RIVER NEAR ABBEVILLE.
* FROM TONIGHT UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 9 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.9 FEET AND RISING.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AND CREST AROUND
12.1 FEET TONIGHT. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE THURSDAY
MORNING.
* AT 12 FEET...FLOOD STAGE IS REACHED. MINOR FLOODING OF LOWLANDS
ADJACENT TO THE RIVER BEGINS. THE WATER LEVEL REACHES THE TOP OF
THE ABBEVILLE BOAT RAMP AND ALSO BEGINS TO FLOOD THE NEARBY PARK.

&&

LAT...LON 3206 8337 3210 8332 3188 8315 3181 8299
3175 8299 3184 8320

$$

Echols County, GA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...THE FLOOD WARNING
CONTINUES FOR
THE ALAPAHA RIVER AT STATENVILLE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:30 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 26.3 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 24.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 25.8 FEET
BY TUESDAY MORNING.
* 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 MON TUE WED THU FRI

ALAPAHA
STATENVILLE 24 26.3 SUN 09 PM 26.3 25.8 25.1 24.7 24.3

&&


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



$$

Brooks County, GA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE WITHLACOOCHEE RIVER ABOVE
VALDOSTA (SKIPPER BRIDGE RD).
* UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:30 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 17.1 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 17.5 FEET BY
MONDAY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
THURSDAY EVENING.

&&

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 THURSDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:45 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.4 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL AND FALL BELOW FLOOD
STAGE BY THURSDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 17.0 FEET...SMALL COUNTRY ROADS USED MOSTLY TO ACCESS
HOMES WILL BEGIN TO FLOOD.

&&

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 8:45 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 23.8 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE MONDAY EVENING AND
CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 25.8 FEET BY TUESDAY EVENING.

&&

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


$$

Seminole County, GA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON...
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE SPRING CREEK NEAR
IRON CITY (CR 16).
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 7:30 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.2 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS CRESTING THIS EVENING AND WILL FALL BELOW
FLOOD STAGE LATE MONDAY 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


$$

Telfair County, GA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON...THE FLOOD
WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE OCMULGEE RIVER NEAR ABBEVILLE.
* FROM TONIGHT UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 9 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.9 FEET AND RISING.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12 FEET.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AND CREST AROUND
12.1 FEET TONIGHT. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE THURSDAY
MORNING.
* AT 12 FEET...FLOOD STAGE IS REACHED. MINOR FLOODING OF LOWLANDS
ADJACENT TO THE RIVER BEGINS. THE WATER LEVEL REACHES THE TOP OF
THE ABBEVILLE BOAT RAMP AND ALSO BEGINS TO FLOOD THE NEARBY PARK.

&&

LAT...LON 3206 8337 3210 8332 3188 8315 3181 8299
3175 8299 3184 8320

$$

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