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  • Rose Show Festival has major impact on Thomasville

    Rose Show Festival has major impact on Thomasville

    Saturday, April 28 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-04-28 13:54:32 GMT
    The Rose Show Festival brings thousands to Thomasville for the big three-day event. (Source: WALB)The Rose Show Festival brings thousands to Thomasville for the big three-day event. (Source: WALB)
    The Rose Show Festival brings thousands to Thomasville for the big three-day event. (Source: WALB)The Rose Show Festival brings thousands to Thomasville for the big three-day event. (Source: WALB)

    On Friday, people said they traveled several hours to Thomasville specifically for the 97th Annual Rose Show Festival.

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    On Friday, people said they traveled several hours to Thomasville specifically for the 97th Annual Rose Show Festival.

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  • Jack Hadley Black History Museum honors native heroes

    Jack Hadley Black History Museum honors native heroes

    Thursday, April 26 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-04-27 03:33:09 GMT
    The Jack Hadley Black History Museum honors hundreds of Thomasville natives, like the first black doctor, pilot and principal. (Source: WALB)The Jack Hadley Black History Museum honors hundreds of Thomasville natives, like the first black doctor, pilot and principal. (Source: WALB)
    The Jack Hadley Black History Museum honors hundreds of Thomasville natives, like the first black doctor, pilot and principal. (Source: WALB)The Jack Hadley Black History Museum honors hundreds of Thomasville natives, like the first black doctor, pilot and principal. (Source: WALB)

    The Jack Hadley Black History Museum honors hundreds of Thomasville natives, like the first black doctor, pilot and principal.

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    The Jack Hadley Black History Museum honors hundreds of Thomasville natives, like the first black doctor, pilot and principal.

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  • Historic Thomasville architecture unveiled

    Historic Thomasville architecture unveiled

    Thursday, April 26 2018 11:21 PM EDT2018-04-27 03:21:47 GMT
    Thomasville has a rich architectural legacy. (Source: WALB)Thomasville has a rich architectural legacy. (Source: WALB)
    Thomasville has a rich architectural legacy. (Source: WALB)Thomasville has a rich architectural legacy. (Source: WALB)

    WALB got a chance to get a firsthand look at some of the historical wonders that tell stories of past times that today's generation can not. Standing tall and strong through wars, depressions and segregation, Landmark Preserve guided us through Thomasville's rich architectural legacy.

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    WALB got a chance to get a firsthand look at some of the historical wonders that tell stories of past times that today's generation can not. Standing tall and strong through wars, depressions and segregation, Landmark Preserve guided us through Thomasville's rich architectural legacy.

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  • Store owners prepare for thousands of visitors during Thomasville Rose Show

    Store owners prepare for thousands of visitors during Thomasville Rose Show

    Thursday, April 26 2018 4:09 PM EDT2018-04-26 20:09:54 GMT
    Stores in Downtown Thomasville are preparing for the thousands of people that are expected to be in town over the next three days. (Source: WALB)Stores in Downtown Thomasville are preparing for the thousands of people that are expected to be in town over the next three days. (Source: WALB)
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    Stores in Downtown Thomasville are preparing for the thousands of people that are expected to be in town over the next three days. The 97th annual Rose Show and Festival is expected to bring 30,000 people into downtown Thomasville throughout the weekend.

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    Stores in Downtown Thomasville are preparing for the thousands of people that are expected to be in town over the next three days. The 97th annual Rose Show and Festival is expected to bring 30,000 people into downtown Thomasville throughout the weekend.

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  • Adopt a shelter pet at Bark in the Park

    Adopt a shelter pet at Bark in the Park

    Thursday, April 26 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-04-26 19:42:11 GMT
    The Thomasville - Thomas County Humane Society is taking part in the Rose Show and Festival. (Source: WALB)The Thomasville - Thomas County Humane Society is taking part in the Rose Show and Festival. (Source: WALB)
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    The Thomasville - Thomas County Humane Society is taking part in the Rose Show and Festival.

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    The Thomasville - Thomas County Humane Society is taking part in the Rose Show and Festival.

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  • Thomasville celebrates 97th annual Rose Show & Festival

    Thomasville celebrates 97th annual Rose Show & Festival

    Thursday, April 26 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-04-26 18:46:31 GMT
    The Rose Show and Festival is a celebration of Thomasville's rosy history and heritage. (Source: WALB)The Rose Show and Festival is a celebration of Thomasville's rosy history and heritage. (Source: WALB)
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    The Rose Show and Festival is a celebration of Thomasville's rosy history and heritage. It's now the 97th year the show has been held in the City of Roses.The Rose Show started in Thomasville in 1922, and vegetables, not roses, can be given credit for its beginning.

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    The Rose Show and Festival is a celebration of Thomasville's rosy history and heritage. It's now the 97th year the show has been held in the City of Roses.The Rose Show started in Thomasville in 1922, and vegetables, not roses, can be given credit for its beginning.

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  • Thomasville crews keep rose garden beautiful

    Thomasville crews keep rose garden beautiful

    Thursday, April 26 2018 2:44 PM EDT2018-04-26 18:44:16 GMT
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    When many visitors come to Thomasville, they love to stop by the beautiful rose garden. The garden is located off Covington Avenue and is maintained by the city.

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    When many visitors come to Thomasville, they love to stop by the beautiful rose garden. The garden is located off Covington Avenue and is maintained by the city.

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  • Thomasville parade to focus on volunteer work

    Thomasville parade to focus on volunteer work

    Thursday, April 26 2018 2:42 PM EDT2018-04-26 18:42:00 GMT
    The Rose Show parade is centered around that, with the theme, "Helping Hands: A Celebration of Community Volunteers." (Source: WALB)The Rose Show parade is centered around that, with the theme, "Helping Hands: A Celebration of Community Volunteers." (Source: WALB)
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    Folks in Thomasville said volunteer work is the backbone of the community. Volunteering stretches back to Thomasville's inception when local churches first provided a support network for early Thomas County settlers.

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    Folks in Thomasville said volunteer work is the backbone of the community. Volunteering stretches back to Thomasville's inception when local churches first provided a support network for early Thomas County settlers.

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  • Thomasville is a foodie's paradise

    Thomasville is a foodie's paradise

    Thursday, April 26 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-04-26 15:22:21 GMT
    A spread of Southern favorites at SASS. (Source: WTXL)A spread of Southern favorites at SASS. (Source: WTXL)

    Thomasville has turned into a go-to destination for good food!  Over the past decade, the Rose City has seen more restaurants and cafes pop up.

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    Thomasville has turned into a go-to destination for good food!  Over the past decade, the Rose City has seen more restaurants and cafes pop up.

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  • Rose Show Festival to boost Thomasville's economy

    Rose Show Festival to boost Thomasville's economy

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:44 AM EDT2018-04-26 10:44:59 GMT
    Downtown Thomasville could see a $1.4 million economic boost (Source: WALB)Downtown Thomasville could see a $1.4 million economic boost (Source: WALB)
    Downtown Thomasville could see a $1.4 million economic boost (Source: WALB)Downtown Thomasville could see a $1.4 million economic boost (Source: WALB)

    Over the next three days, the 97th Annual Thomasville Rose Show and Festival is expected to bring in over a million dollars. 

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    Over the next three days, the 97th Annual Thomasville Rose Show and Festival is expected to bring in over a million dollars. 

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  • New events blossom at the Rose Show Festival

    New events blossom at the Rose Show Festival

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-04-26 10:41:50 GMT
    Festival-goers look observe a flower competition from a previous year (Source: WALB)Festival-goers look observe a flower competition from a previous year (Source: WALB)
    Festival-goers look observe a flower competition from a previous year (Source: WALB)Festival-goers look observe a flower competition from a previous year (Source: WALB)

    Starting Thursday evening, Thomasville will welcome 30,000 people over the next three days to enjoy its 97th Annual Thomasville Rose Show Festival.

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    Starting Thursday evening, Thomasville will welcome 30,000 people over the next three days to enjoy its 97th Annual Thomasville Rose Show Festival.

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  • Thomasville volunteers get honored ahead of Rose Show Festival

    Thomasville volunteers get honored ahead of Rose Show Festival

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:22:42 GMT
    Volunteers were honored Tuesday night during the Cheers for Volunteers event. (Source: WALB)Volunteers were honored Tuesday night during the Cheers for Volunteers event. (Source: WALB)
    Volunteers were honored Tuesday night during the Cheers for Volunteers event. (Source: WALB)Volunteers were honored Tuesday night during the Cheers for Volunteers event. (Source: WALB)

    Ahead of The Rose Show Festival, Hands on Thomas County is devoting the entire week to celebrating service and volunteers.

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    Ahead of The Rose Show Festival, Hands on Thomas County is devoting the entire week to celebrating service and volunteers.

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  • Who has the best window decorations ahead of Thomasville Rose Show? Cast your vote

    Who has the best window decorations ahead of Thomasville Rose Show? Cast your vote

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:15 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:15:19 GMT
    Store owners in Thomasville have decked out their windows in hopes of getting your vote. (Source: WALB)Store owners in Thomasville have decked out their windows in hopes of getting your vote. (Source: WALB)
    Store owners in Thomasville have decked out their windows in hopes of getting your vote. (Source: WALB)Store owners in Thomasville have decked out their windows in hopes of getting your vote. (Source: WALB)

    Shop owners in Thomasville are getting ready for the Annual Rose Show Festival.

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    Shop owners in Thomasville are getting ready for the Annual Rose Show Festival.

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  • Thomasville Amphitheater to celebrate anniversary during Rose Show Festival

    Thomasville Amphitheater to celebrate anniversary during Rose Show Festival

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-04-26 03:11:39 GMT
    The downtown Thomasville Amphitheater will celebrate its one year anniversary during the Rose Show Festival. (Source: WALB)The downtown Thomasville Amphitheater will celebrate its one year anniversary during the Rose Show Festival. (Source: WALB)
    The downtown Thomasville Amphitheater will celebrate its one year anniversary during the Rose Show Festival. (Source: WALB)The downtown Thomasville Amphitheater will celebrate its one year anniversary during the Rose Show Festival. (Source: WALB)

    The city of Thomasville has continued to grow as the years have passed and with that growth has come some new traditions.

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    The city of Thomasville has continued to grow as the years have passed and with that growth has come some new traditions.

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  • Crews, officers in Thomasville prepare for Rose Show Festival

    Crews, officers in Thomasville prepare for Rose Show Festival

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:01 PM EDT2018-04-25 03:01:52 GMT
    Thomasville police officers line the street in downtown Thomasville for the Annual Inspection to kick off the Rose Show Festival. (Source: WALB)Thomasville police officers line the street in downtown Thomasville for the Annual Inspection to kick off the Rose Show Festival. (Source: WALB)
    Thomasville police officers line the street in downtown Thomasville for the Annual Inspection to kick off the Rose Show Festival. (Source: WALB)Thomasville police officers line the street in downtown Thomasville for the Annual Inspection to kick off the Rose Show Festival. (Source: WALB)

    If you drive through Thomasville you may notice Public Works crews hard at work this week.

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    If you drive through Thomasville you may notice Public Works crews hard at work this week.

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  • Moultrie welcomes WALB for Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ

    Moultrie welcomes WALB for Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:10:53 GMT
    WALB broadcast live from downtown Moultrie on Friday. (Source: WALB)WALB broadcast live from downtown Moultrie on Friday. (Source: WALB)

    WALB would like to thank all of the nice people who came out to visit with us on Friday in Moultrie, where we broadcast our 5:30 p.m. newscast live.   

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    WALB would like to thank all of the nice people who came out to visit with us on Friday in Moultrie, where we broadcast our 5:30 p.m. newscast live.   

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  • Spring Fling Festival brings more people into Moultrie businesses

    Spring Fling Festival brings more people into Moultrie businesses

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-04-20 19:08:53 GMT
    Moultrie's Main Street department staff say the Spring Fling Festival brings in about 7,000 people each year. (Source: WALB)Moultrie's Main Street department staff say the Spring Fling Festival brings in about 7,000 people each year. (Source: WALB)
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    Moultrie's Main Street department staff say the Spring Fling Festival brings in about 7,000 people each year.

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    Moultrie's Main Street department staff say the Spring Fling Festival brings in about 7,000 people each year.

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  • Vendors prepare for Moultrie Spring Fling

    Vendors prepare for Moultrie Spring Fling

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:59 PM EDT2018-04-20 18:59:35 GMT
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    Although barbeque is king this weekend, there is a lot more to enjoy at the Spring Fling festival.

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    Although barbeque is king this weekend, there is a lot more to enjoy at the Spring Fling festival.

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  • Humane Society to host adoption event during Spring Fling

    Humane Society to host adoption event during Spring Fling

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-04-20 18:58:27 GMT
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    The local Humane Society is taking part in the Moultrie Spring Fling this weekend. You'll see a lot of our furry friends in the festival with hopes of finding a forever home. 

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    The local Humane Society is taking part in the Moultrie Spring Fling this weekend. You'll see a lot of our furry friends in the festival with hopes of finding a forever home. 

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  • Region champion Packers poised for playoff prominence

    Region champion Packers poised for playoff prominence

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:17:00 GMT
    Colquitt County ended the regular season 15-2-1 (Source: WALB)Colquitt County ended the regular season 15-2-1 (Source: WALB)
    Colquitt County ended the regular season 15-2-1 (Source: WALB)Colquitt County ended the regular season 15-2-1 (Source: WALB)

    Colquitt County soccer clinched its 5th region championship in program history, and first since 2014. With stellar defensive play and ten seniors leading the way, 2018 is shaping up to be their year.

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    Colquitt County soccer clinched its 5th region championship in program history, and first since 2014. With stellar defensive play and ten seniors leading the way, 2018 is shaping up to be their year.

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  • Moultrie family diving well impacts lives in South GA, nationwide

    Moultrie family diving well impacts lives in South GA, nationwide

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:14 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:14:55 GMT
    Moss Farms Diving Well has been in existence for over 60 years in Moultrie. (Source: WALB)Moss Farms Diving Well has been in existence for over 60 years in Moultrie. (Source: WALB)
    Moss Farms Diving Well has been in existence for over 60 years in Moultrie. (Source: WALB)Moss Farms Diving Well has been in existence for over 60 years in Moultrie. (Source: WALB)

    A small diving well that started on a family farm in Moultrie over 60 years ago is now known as a world-renowned tourist venue.

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    A small diving well that started on a family farm in Moultrie over 60 years ago is now known as a world-renowned tourist venue.

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  • Moultrie hometown BBQ sauce gets nationwide exposure

    Moultrie hometown BBQ sauce gets nationwide exposure

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:13:19 GMT
    Joe Kem's BBQ Sauce and Catering company has two sauces and a BBQ rub in stores across South Georgia. (Source: WALB)Joe Kem's BBQ Sauce and Catering company has two sauces and a BBQ rub in stores across South Georgia. (Source: WALB)
    Joe Kem's BBQ Sauce and Catering company has two sauces and a BBQ rub in stores across South Georgia. (Source: WALB)Joe Kem's BBQ Sauce and Catering company has two sauces and a BBQ rub in stores across South Georgia. (Source: WALB)

    A national BBQ sauce was developed in Moultrie in the 70's and it began with two neighbors making a liquor exchange for a small batch of sauce. 

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    A national BBQ sauce was developed in Moultrie in the 70's and it began with two neighbors making a liquor exchange for a small batch of sauce. 

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  • YMCA brings fitness center to downtown Moultrie square

    YMCA brings fitness center to downtown Moultrie square

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:11:09 GMT
    The Moultrie YMCA has opened up a downtown location in the square of Moultrie. (Source: WALB)The Moultrie YMCA has opened up a downtown location in the square of Moultrie. (Source: WALB)
    The Moultrie YMCA has opened up a downtown location in the square of Moultrie. (Source: WALB)The Moultrie YMCA has opened up a downtown location in the square of Moultrie. (Source: WALB)

    It's not every day you find a fitness center in a downtown area in Southwest Georgia. 

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    It's not every day you find a fitness center in a downtown area in Southwest Georgia. 

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  • Moultrie BBQ competitors cook for more than the competition

    Moultrie BBQ competitors cook for more than the competition

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:09 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:09:09 GMT
    The Moultrie Masonic Lodge 381 will compete in the Backyard BBQ competition and donate the winnings. (Source: WALB)The Moultrie Masonic Lodge 381 will compete in the Backyard BBQ competition and donate the winnings. (Source: WALB)
    The Moultrie Masonic Lodge 381 will compete in the bar-b-que competition and donate their winnings back to this house. (Source: WALB)The Moultrie Masonic Lodge 381 will compete in the bar-b-que competition and donate their winnings back to this house. (Source: WALB)

    Andrew Bass and Ronald Benson know that the Backyard BBQ competition draws professionals, people who barbecue all day, every day. 

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    Andrew Bass and Ronald Benson know that the Backyard BBQ competition draws professionals, people who barbecue all day, every day. 

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  • Moultrie police to increase personnel for Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ

    Moultrie police to increase personnel for Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:07 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:07:17 GMT
    The Moultrie Police Department is partnering with the Sheriff's office to assure safety during the Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ Festival. (Source: WALB)The Moultrie Police Department is partnering with the Sheriff's office to assure safety during the Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ Festival. (Source: WALB)
    The Moultrie Police Department is partnering with the Sheriff's office to assure safety during the festival. (Source: WALB)The Moultrie Police Department is partnering with the Sheriff's office to assure safety during the festival. (Source: WALB)

    Organizers of the Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ said people from all over the country come to Southwest Georgia for the event.

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    Organizers of the Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ said people from all over the country come to Southwest Georgia for the event.

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  • Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ takes over downtown Moultrie

    Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ takes over downtown Moultrie

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:05:59 GMT
    Moultrie's first community event was started by a local organization, and called it the Festival on the Square. (Source: WALB)Moultrie's first community event was started by a local organization, and called it the Festival on the Square. (Source: WALB)

    The Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ brings thousands of people to the square in downtown Moultrie each year. 

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    The Spring Fling & Backyard BBQ brings thousands of people to the square in downtown Moultrie each year. 

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  • Grand Theatre under renovations, considered a 'jewel' of the city

    Grand Theatre under renovations, considered a 'jewel' of the city

    Thursday, March 15 2018 4:00 PM EDT2018-03-15 20:00:20 GMT
    The Grand Theatre sits in the middle of Fitzgerald. (Source: WALB)The Grand Theatre sits in the middle of Fitzgerald. (Source: WALB)
    The Grand Theatre sits in the middle of Fitzgerald. (Source: WALB)The Grand Theatre sits in the middle of Fitzgerald. (Source: WALB)

    What some people refer to as the crown jewel of Fitzgerald is in the process of being renovated. The Grand Theatre is used for plays, movies, conferences and even wedding receptions.  

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    What some people refer to as the crown jewel of Fitzgerald is in the process of being renovated. The Grand Theatre is used for plays, movies, conferences and even wedding receptions.  

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  • Fitzgerald hangout spot combines good conversation, antique cars

    Fitzgerald hangout spot combines good conversation, antique cars

    Thursday, March 15 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-03-15 19:46:50 GMT
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    The Man Cave, along East Central Avenue, is where the local retired folks meet to talk about everything under the sun, and work on cars.  

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    The Man Cave, along East Central Avenue, is where the local retired folks meet to talk about everything under the sun, and work on cars.  

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  • Famed Fitzgerald Depot still an economic engine

    Famed Fitzgerald Depot still an economic engine

    Thursday, March 15 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-03-15 19:00:18 GMT
    Fitzgerald's historic Train Depot. (Source: WALB)Fitzgerald's historic Train Depot. (Source: WALB)
    Fitzgerald's historic Train Depot. (Source: WALB)Fitzgerald's historic Train Depot. (Source: WALB)

    Next time you visit Fitzgerald, taking a walk in history at the famed Train Depot is a must! 

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    Next time you visit Fitzgerald, taking a walk in history at the famed Train Depot is a must! 

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  • Fitzgerald is home to great skydiving

    Fitzgerald is home to great skydiving

    Thursday, March 15 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-03-15 18:17:49 GMT

    The annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration Boogie is looking to give people the chance to see a sky view of the Chicken Festival.

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    The annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration Boogie is looking to give people the chance to see a sky view of the Chicken Festival.

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  • Wild Chicken Festival celebrates a tradition

    Wild Chicken Festival celebrates a tradition

    Thursday, March 15 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-03-15 18:15:13 GMT

    As the city of Fitzgerald takes on another year of the Wild Chicken Festival, they say every year the community is what makes it all come together.  

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    As the city of Fitzgerald takes on another year of the Wild Chicken Festival, they say every year the community is what makes it all come together.  

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  • The Blue and Gray Museum

    The Blue and Gray Museum

    Thursday, March 15 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-03-15 15:50:19 GMT
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    Fitzgerald's history remains at the center of tourism for the city. The city was founded as a colony city of aging union veterans after the civil war, in 1895.
     

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    Fitzgerald's history remains at the center of tourism for the city. The city was founded as a colony city of aging union veterans after the civil war, in 1895.
     

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  • F.R.E.S.H. community tour makes first stop in Fitzgerald

    F.R.E.S.H. community tour makes first stop in Fitzgerald

    Thursday, March 15 2018 6:27 AM EDT2018-03-15 10:27:01 GMT
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    A community tour made its first stop in Fitzgerald Tuesday. The F.R.E.S.H. Communities tour stopped at the Summit Apartments to give the local community information about Medicare, financial resources and final expenses.

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    A community tour made its first stop in Fitzgerald Tuesday. The F.R.E.S.H. Communities tour stopped at the Summit Apartments to give the local community information about Medicare, financial resources and final expenses.

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  • American Red Cross preparedness tips ahead of flash flooding

    American Red Cross preparedness tips ahead of flash flooding

    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-05-27 04:12:40 GMT
    The American Red Cross said they are prepare before the storms hit. (Source: WALB)The American Red Cross said they are prepare before the storms hit. (Source: WALB)
    The American Red Cross said they are prepare before the storms hit. (Source: WALB)The American Red Cross said they are prepare before the storms hit. (Source: WALB)

    Here in Southwest Georgia the American Red Cross has been working the last couple of days to prepare for the storm.  The American Red Cross has been getting their relief supplies ready across the 19 county region.  

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    Here in Southwest Georgia the American Red Cross has been working the last couple of days to prepare for the storm.  The American Red Cross has been getting their relief supplies ready across the 19 county region.  

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  • Albany fraternity chapter holds blood drive for Memorial Day

    Albany fraternity chapter holds blood drive for Memorial Day

    Sunday, May 27 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-05-27 04:04:00 GMT
    Psi Delta Tau held their first blood drive in Albany Saturday. (Source: WALB)Psi Delta Tau held their first blood drive in Albany Saturday. (Source: WALB)
    Psi Delta Tau held their first blood drive in Albany Saturday. (Source: WALB)Psi Delta Tau held their first blood drive in Albany Saturday. (Source: WALB)

    With Memorial Day around the corner, one Southwest Georgia military fraternity decided to host a blood drive in honor of fallen soldiers and to give back to the community.  Psi Delta Tau Military Fraternity Incorporated held the event at a neighborhood Wal-Mart to help those in need.  

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    With Memorial Day around the corner, one Southwest Georgia military fraternity decided to host a blood drive in honor of fallen soldiers and to give back to the community.  Psi Delta Tau Military Fraternity Incorporated held the event at a neighborhood Wal-Mart to help those in need.  

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  • A huge feeding bringing hope to the community

    A huge feeding bringing hope to the community

    Saturday, May 26 2018 11:52 PM EDT2018-05-27 03:52:00 GMT
    St. James Missionary Baptist Church held their 3rd Annual Community BBQ Event on Jackson St. in Albany. (Source: WALB)St. James Missionary Baptist Church held their 3rd Annual Community BBQ Event on Jackson St. in Albany. (Source: WALB)

    The weather didn't stop one Albany church from having a nice southern barbeque.       St. James Missionary Baptist Church held their third annual 'Unity in the Community BBQ event' Saturday.  They gave away hundreds of food and clothing items. 

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    The weather didn't stop one Albany church from having a nice southern barbeque.       St. James Missionary Baptist Church held their third annual 'Unity in the Community BBQ event' Saturday.  They gave away hundreds of food and clothing items. 

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