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  • Douglas PD responds to shooting behind Zaxby's

    Douglas PD responds to shooting behind Zaxby's

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 9:27 PM EDT2017-03-30 01:27:17 GMT
    The Douglas Police Department has responded to a shooting in a home behind the Zaxby's on South Madison Street. (Source: Viewer)The Douglas Police Department has responded to a shooting in a home behind the Zaxby's on South Madison Street. (Source: Viewer)

    The Douglas Police Department has responded to a shooting in a home behind the Zaxby's on South Madison Street.

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    The Douglas Police Department has responded to a shooting in a home behind the Zaxby's on South Madison Street.

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  • Message in a bottle found, returned decades later

    Message in a bottle found, returned decades later

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 11:39 PM EDT2017-03-30 03:39:33 GMT
    The message was dropped into a lake around twenty years ago (Source:WALB)The message was dropped into a lake around twenty years ago (Source:WALB)

    A South Georgia man received the surprise of a lifetime when a message in a bottle he wrote around twenty years ago made its way back to him. 

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    A South Georgia man received the surprise of a lifetime when a message in a bottle he wrote around twenty years ago made its way back to him. 

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  • Fitzgerald lottery winner killer hears his sentence

    Fitzgerald lottery winner killer hears his sentence

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 4:13 PM EDT2017-03-29 20:13:16 GMT
    Wayan Malik Jordan was found guilty on all 14 charges he faced Friday afternoon. (Source: WALB)Wayan Malik Jordan was found guilty on all 14 charges he faced Friday afternoon. (Source: WALB)

    Wayan Malik Jordan was sentenced to life in prison, with the possibility of parole, plus 25 years. 

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    Wayan Malik Jordan was sentenced to life in prison, with the possibility of parole, plus 25 years. 

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  • Deputies recover hundreds of stolen items

    Deputies recover hundreds of stolen items

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 5:08 PM EDT2017-03-29 21:08:45 GMT
    Deputies are sorting through hundreds of stolen items that were recovered at a Lowndes County home Tuesday night. (Source: WALB)Deputies are sorting through hundreds of stolen items that were recovered at a Lowndes County home Tuesday night. (Source: WALB)

    Deputies are sorting through hundreds of stolen items that were recovered at a Lowndes County home Tuesday night. According to the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office, Richard Kent II barricaded himself inside his home Tuesday night off highway 41.  http://www.walb.com/story/35017452/man-arrested-after-barricading-himself-in-lowndes-co-home Once deputies were able to get in the home they found rifles, pistols, electronics, and many other items.  Sheriff Ashley Paulk says he ...

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    Deputies are sorting through hundreds of stolen items that were recovered at a Lowndes County home Tuesday night. According to the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office, Richard Kent II barricaded himself inside his home Tuesday night off highway 41.  http://www.walb.com/story/35017452/man-arrested-after-barricading-himself-in-lowndes-co-home Once deputies were able to get in the home they found rifles, pistols, electronics, and many other items.  Sheriff Ashley Paulk says he ...

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  • GSP troopers warn of dangerous intersection

    GSP troopers warn of dangerous intersection

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 6:42 PM EDT2017-03-29 22:42:16 GMT
    This was the scene of the crash this morning. (Source: WALB)This was the scene of the crash this morning. (Source: WALB)

    Georgia State Patrol troopers are warning drivers to take caution at a dangerous intersection.  This comes after a Worth County crash left a passenger in critical condition. 

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    Georgia State Patrol troopers are warning drivers to take caution at a dangerous intersection.  This comes after a Worth County crash left a passenger in critical condition. 

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  • Valdosta agents confiscate rolling 'drug warehouse'

    Valdosta agents confiscate rolling 'drug warehouse'

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 2:26 PM EDT2017-03-29 18:26:09 GMT
    Daniel Demore (Source: Lowndes Co. Sheriff)Daniel Demore (Source: Lowndes Co. Sheriff)

    Valdosta Police Narcotics Agents stopped a vehicle traveling in the 800 block of South Saint Augustine Road.  The driver identified himself as 50 year old John Demore, but he turned out to be 42 year old Daniel Demore.  

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    Valdosta Police Narcotics Agents stopped a vehicle traveling in the 800 block of South Saint Augustine Road.  The driver identified himself as 50 year old John Demore, but he turned out to be 42 year old Daniel Demore.  

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  • Coffee Co. jailer arrested in drug sting

    Coffee Co. jailer arrested in drug sting

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 1:00 PM EDT2017-03-29 17:00:20 GMT
    Cory Brent Harrelson (Source: Coffee Co. Sheriff)Cory Brent Harrelson (Source: Coffee Co. Sheriff)

    A former jailer in the Coffee County Sheriff's Office has lost his job and his freedom, after a drug sting that happened Tuesday in Douglas. 

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    A former jailer in the Coffee County Sheriff's Office has lost his job and his freedom, after a drug sting that happened Tuesday in Douglas. 

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  • Help wanted to grant birthday wish of KY teen battling cancer

    Help wanted to grant birthday wish of KY teen battling cancer

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 12:25 PM EDT2017-03-29 16:25:06 GMT
    Aaron Stamper (Source: WLEX-TV)Aaron Stamper (Source: WLEX-TV)

    An Estill County teenager who's battling cancer has a unique wish for his 16th birthday his family hopes to grant: he's asking for a mailbox full of birthday cards.

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    An Estill County teenager who's battling cancer has a unique wish for his 16th birthday his family hopes to grant: he's asking for a mailbox full of birthday cards.

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  • Coroner confirms body found in vacant house is Aleah Beckerle

    Coroner confirms body found in vacant house is Aleah Beckerle

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 5:50 PM EDT2017-03-29 21:50:24 GMT

    Monday night, police began a death investigation after a decomposed body was found inside a vacant home on S. Bedford Ave. on the south side of Evansville.

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    Monday night, police began a death investigation after a decomposed body was found inside a vacant home on S. Bedford Ave. on the south side of Evansville.

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    Valdosta Police announce arrests in 2016 murder

    Valdosta Police announce arrests in 2016 murder

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 11:33 AM EDT2017-03-29 15:33:28 GMT

    Jalon Jackson, 20, was killed in his Toombs Street home, last October 19.  His parents soon offered a reward for information in the case.

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    Jalon Jackson, 20, was killed in his Toombs Street home, last October 19.  His parents soon offered a reward for information in the case.

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  • Update: Highway 300 wreck results in critical injury

    Update: Highway 300 wreck results in critical injury

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 12:28 PM EDT2017-03-29 16:28:32 GMT
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    At least two vehicles collided this morning in Worth County, at the intersection of Georgia High 32 and Highway 300. 

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    At least two vehicles collided this morning in Worth County, at the intersection of Georgia High 32 and Highway 300. 

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  • UPDATE: Brad issues statement about #JusticeForBradsWife vs. Cracker Barrel movement

    UPDATE: Brad issues statement about #JusticeForBradsWife vs. Cracker Barrel movement

    Friday, March 24 2017 1:06 PM EDT2017-03-24 17:06:26 GMT
    So far, Cracker Barrel has not responded to requests for comment. (Source: Eli Christman on flickr.com)So far, Cracker Barrel has not responded to requests for comment. (Source: Eli Christman on flickr.com)

    Why did Cracker Barrel fire Brad's wife? It's really no one's business, other than Brad's and his wife's, but that hasn't stopped people around the world from demanding answers after a Harrison County, IN, man publicly asked the restaurant chain why his wife Nanette was let go from her job at the Cracker Barrel in Corydon.

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    Why did Cracker Barrel fire Brad's wife? It's really no one's business, other than Brad's and his wife's, but that hasn't stopped people around the world from demanding answers after a Harrison County, IN, man publicly asked the restaurant chain why his wife Nanette was let go from her job at the Cracker Barrel in Corydon.

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  • Hodges to run for Court of Appeals

    Hodges to run for Court of Appeals

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 11:46 PM EDT2017-03-30 03:46:33 GMT
    Hodges announced his candidacy (Source:WALB)Hodges announced his candidacy (Source:WALB)

    A former Dougherty County District Attorney is running for an open seat on the Georgia Court of Appeals.

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    A former Dougherty County District Attorney is running for an open seat on the Georgia Court of Appeals. 

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  • Ag Commissioner cautions producers of Bird Flu

    Ag Commissioner cautions producers of Bird Flu

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 11:45 PM EDT2017-03-30 03:45:05 GMT
    The virus has spread to Georgia (Source:WALB)The virus has spread to Georgia (Source:WALB)

    State leaders are telling poultry producers to remain vigilant of Bird Flu, even in places it's yet to be found. 

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    State leaders are telling poultry producers to remain vigilant of Bird Flu, even in places it's yet to be found. 

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  • Storm ruined paper products burn at P & G during clean up

    Storm ruined paper products burn at P & G during clean up

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-03-29 02:12:23 GMT
    (Source: Cade Fowler)(Source: Cade Fowler)

    Tons of Procter & Gamble paper products, ruined in the January tornado, caught fire during clean up. 

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    Tons of Procter & Gamble paper products, ruined in the January tornado, caught fire during clean up. 

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  • Severe storms threaten central US; trucker dies in Oklahoma

    Severe storms threaten central US; trucker dies in Oklahoma

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 7:26 PM EDT2017-03-29 23:26:12 GMT
    Wednesday, March 29 2017 7:26 PM EDT2017-03-29 23:26:12 GMT
    Authorities say a truck driver was killed when powerful winds upended his tractor-trailer on an Oklahoma interstate, while three storm chasers died in a collision as they raced toward a tornado-warned storm in West...More >>
    Authorities say a truck driver was killed when powerful winds upended his tractor-trailer on an Oklahoma interstate, while three storm chasers died in a collision as they raced toward a tornado-warned storm in West Texas.More >>
  • April the Giraffe

    Giraffe watch: 'Progress,' no baby yet

    Giraffe watch: 'Progress,' no baby yet

    Thursday, March 30 2017 8:29 AM EDT2017-03-30 12:29:06 GMT

    April's pregnancy continues, but keepers promise we are "getting there."

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    April's pregnancy continues, but keepers promise we are "getting there."

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  • New distribution center brings jobs to Tift County

    New distribution center brings jobs to Tift County

    Monday, March 27 2017 6:39 PM EDT2017-03-27 22:39:01 GMT
    The plant will bring at least 30 jobs to the area (Source: WALB)The plant will bring at least 30 jobs to the area (Source: WALB)

    Construction is underway for a new distribution center that will create at least 30 new jobs in Tift county. 

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    Construction is underway for a new distribution center that will create at least 30 new jobs in Tift county. 

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  • Ford recalls 570K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

    Ford recalls 570K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-03-29 17:05:19 GMT
    Wednesday, March 29 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-03-29 17:05:19 GMT

    Ford is recalling more than 440,000 vehicles in North America to fix problems that can cause engine fires and doors to open unexpectedly.

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    Ford is recalling more than 440,000 vehicles in North America to fix problems that can cause engine fires and doors to open unexpectedly.

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