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  • Major road project takes a step forward

    Major road project takes a step forward

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:02:45 GMT
    Lee County Commissioners are close to approving a route for a major road project that will connect the east and west parts of the county. Tuesday night, they heard from Georgia Tech engineers who studiedMore >>
    Lee County residents will soon have the chance to give their opinions on a major road project.More >>
  • City leaders approve new rules for model airplanes

    City leaders approve new rules for model airplanes

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:59:14 GMT
    Albany city commissioners approve new rules for model airplanes.      Following complaints from some people who live near Hilsman Park a citizen's advisory committee spent months studying the issue andMore >>
    Albany city commissioners approve new rules for model airplanes.      Following complaints from some people who live near Hilsman Park a citizen's advisory committee spent months studying the issue andMore >>
  • Voters hear from candidates at forum

    Voters hear from candidates at forum

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:56:54 GMT
    Voters heard from more than a dozen political candidates at a forum Tuesday night hosted by the Albany Civil Rights Institute. People running in Dougherty County Commission, Dougherty County School BoardMore >>
    Days before early voting opens, candidates for several races in Dougherty County get together to try earn voters' support.More >>
  • Albany marathon volunteers hold appreciation party

    Albany marathon volunteers hold appreciation party

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:53:18 GMT
    Volunteers who made the 2014 Albany Marathon a success got some recognition tonight. Organizers held their first volunteer appreciation party at the Art Park. Volunteers were encouraged to wear their pinkMore >>
    Volunteers who made the 2014 Albany Marathon a success got some recognition tonight. Organizers held their first volunteer appreciation party at the Art Park. Volunteers were encouraged to wear their pinkMore >>
  • Fullerton kicks-off campaign rally

    Fullerton kicks-off campaign rally

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:47 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:47:25 GMT
    State Representative Carol Fullerton held a campaign rally at the Flint Riverquarium this evening. She says if she's re-elected she'll work to secure money for a fine arts center at Albany State and funding forMore >>
    State Representative Carol Fullerton held a campaign rally at the Flint Riverquarium this evening. She says if she's re-elected she'll work to secure money for a fine arts center at Albany State and funding forMore >>
  • Albany could see a new grocery store

    Albany could see a new grocery store

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:34:34 GMT
    A new grocery chain could be coming to Albany. City commissioners approved a rezoning request at the southeast intersection of Gillionville Road and Westover Boulevard. Developers say the 41,000 squareMore >>
    A new grocery chain could be coming to Albany. City commissioners approved a rezoning request at the southeast intersection of Gillionville Road and Westover Boulevard. Developers say the 41,000 squareMore >>
  • City leaders need community feedback on parking regulations

    City leaders need community feedback on parking regulations

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:29 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:29:48 GMT
    You can still park your car on your front lawn in Albany at least for now. City commissioners postponed a vote that could ban the practice in some neighborhoods. They say they need more feedback from theMore >>
    You can still park your car on your front lawn in Albany at least for now. City commissioners postponed a vote that could ban the practice in some neighborhoods. They say they need more feedback from theMore >>
  • Water still over roads in Mitchell Co.

    Water still over roads in Mitchell Co.

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-04-22 23:19:26 GMT
    Mitchell County still has one road closed from the weekend rain. One part of Martin Luther King Junior Road is closed because water is covering the road. County officials say this paved road is in a lowMore >>
    One part of Martin Luther King Junior Road in Mitchell County is still closed because of water covering the road.More >>
  • Messages from earth

    Messages from earth

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:58:08 GMT
    An exhibit at the Albany Museum of Art shows the damage oil spills have done to our environment. The exhibit from artist Jon Lin is called "Messages From Earth." He built these oil drums and threw themMore >>
    An exhibit at the Albany Museum of Art shows the damage oil spills have done to our environment. The exhibit from artist Jon Lin is called "Messages From Earth.More >>
  • Luncheon discusses Alzheimer's disease advancements

    Luncheon discusses Alzheimer's disease advancements

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:51:24 GMT
    A crowd lunched and listened to the principal investigator of Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's disease research talk about the advancements being made in detecting the disease.More >>
    A crowd lunched and listened to the principal investigator of Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's disease research talk about the advancements being made in detecting the disease.More >>
  • Albany church's Easter flowers stolen

    Albany church's Easter flowers stolen

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:50:51 GMT
    A South Albany church says they are praying for the person who stole their Easter plants from the front and side of their sanctuary. Christ Harvest Tabernacle Baptist Church officials say they just plantedMore >>
    Someone stole a South Albany church's Easter flowers the day before Easter.More >>
  • South Georgia school districts receive new performance results

    South Georgia school districts receive new performance results

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:13:37 GMT
    New numbers are now out, showing how well Valdosta and other surrounding school districts are performing. Valdosta's performance scores dropped for elementary, middle, and high school from 2012 toMore >>
    New numbers are now out, showing how well Valdosta and other surrounding school districts are performing.More >>
  • Free Autism class for law enforcers this week

    Free Autism class for law enforcers this week

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:12:34 GMT
    Law enforcers have a chance to take a free class to learn more about Autism at Albany Technical College. EMS Instructor Bryan Barnes is hosting the class this Friday and has about 20 spots opened. More >>
    Law enforcers have a chance to take a free class to learn more about Autism at Albany Technical College. EMS Instructor Bryan Barnes is hosting the class this Friday and has about 20 spots opened. More >>
  • Drunk & Distracted Driving on display

    Drunk & Distracted Driving on display

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:01:36 GMT
    Sgt. Daniel Lindsay, Moultrie Police Department, speaks with students at the 2nd "My Brother's Keeper" hosted by the Kappa Sigma Fraternity at ABAC TuesdaySgt. Daniel Lindsay, Moultrie Police Department, speaks with students at the 2nd "My Brother's Keeper" hosted by the Kappa Sigma Fraternity at ABAC Tuesday
    Some Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College students get a realistic lesson on the dangers of distracted and drunk driving.  ABAC police, Tift County Sheriff's Deputies, and Moultrie Police say eye openingMore >>
    Some Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College students get a realistic lesson on the dangers of distracted and drunk driving.  ABAC police, Tift County Sheriff's Deputies, and Moultrie Police say eye opening demonstrations save lives.More >>
  • Dozens arrested during citywide road checks around Ashburn

    Dozens arrested during citywide road checks around Ashburn

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:54:13 GMT
    Dozens of people were taken into custody around Ashburn over the Easter weekend during citywide road checks.  The Ashburn Police Department asked Turner County Deputies and Georgia State Troopers to helpMore >>
    Dozens of people were taken into custody around Ashburn over the Easter weekend during citywide road checks.More >>
  • Police search for 'Betty Boop' person of interest in forgery case

    Police search for 'Betty Boop' person of interest in forgery case

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:52:05 GMT
    Investigators say she was seen at an SB&T Bank driving a newer model Chevrolet Impala.More >>
    Investigators say she was seen at an SB&T Bank driving a newer model Chevrolet Impala.More >>
  • Adel man pleads in dog fighting case

    Adel man pleads in dog fighting case

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:49:46 GMT
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Four of the 14 people arrested in a multi-state dog fighting investigation have filed court papers saying they want to plead guilty.   Lawrence Watford of Adel, Ga., WilliamMore >>
    Lawrence Watford of Adel, Ga., William Oneil Edwards of Elba, Ala., and DeMontt Allen of Houston, Texas, filed papers in federal court in Montgomery late last week and early this week saying they want to change their pleas to guilty.More >>
  • Trash is transformed into art

    Trash is transformed into art

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:44:05 GMT
    An Albany woman turns items most of us toss in the trash into works of art. We thought Earth Day was the perfect time to show you her unique way of recycling, sure to make you smile. Christine BazemoreMore >>
    An Albany woman turns items most of us toss in the trash into works of art. We thought Earth Day was the perfect time to show you her unique way of recycling, sure to make you smile.More >>
  • What you need to know: Michaels security breach

    What you need to know: Michaels security breach

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:22:18 GMT
    Officials say customers who used credit or debit cards at the Albany Michael's store between May 8, 2013 and July 29, 2013 are at risk.More >>
    Officials say customers who used credit or debit cards at the Albany Michael's store between May 8, 2013 and July 29, 2013 are at risk.More >>
  • Camilla block party restrictions stir complaints

    Camilla block party restrictions stir complaints

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:14:13 GMT
    The party's grown so much that the city is stepping in to make sure attendees are safe. Goodson Road is one of the main streets where the annual block party is held. Police say this area is usually jammedMore >>
    The party's grown so much that the city is stepping in to make sure attendees are safe. Goodson Road is one of the main streets where the annual block party is held. Police say this area is usually jammed packed with people.More >>
  • Sycamore man accused of molestation

    Sycamore man accused of molestation

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:28:48 GMT
    The Turner County Sheriff says a Sycamore man accused of molesting a 12-year-old girl could spend the rest of his life behind bars.   29-year-old Cody Ray was charged with three counts of statutory rapeMore >>
    29-year-old Cody Ray was charged with three counts of statutory rape and three counts of aggravated child molestation on April 11th.More >>
  • Beware of internet rental scams

    Beware of Internet Rental Scams

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:19 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:19:42 GMT
    An Albany man discovered his home listed for rent on Craigslist, but he didn't put it there.  Dougherty County Sheriff's Investigators say this is a growing scam that could have dozens, even hundredsMore >>
    An Albany man discovered his home listed for rent on Craigslist, but he didn't put it there.  Dougherty County Sheriff's Investigators say this is a growing scam that could have dozens, even hundreds of victims.
    More >>
  • Meigs mayor controversy isn't over

    Meigs mayor controversy isn't over

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:04 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:04:41 GMT
    There's an ongoing controversy in Meigs involving the mayor and the city manager.  The mayor was arrested this weekend and has bonded out of jail, but the battles appear far from over.   Relatives ofMore >>
    There's an ongoing controversy in Meigs involving the mayor and the city manager.  The mayor was arrested this weekend and has bonded out of jail, but the battles appear far from over.More >>
  • Wiregrass career fair packed with hopeful job seekers

    Wiregrass career fair packed with hopeful job seekers

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:51:23 GMT
    The 2014 Career Expo at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College happens today, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.More >>
    With 41 businesses and six colleges in attendance, the career fair was packed with job seekers. Jameshia Bartee graduated from Wiregrass in December with a Phlebotomy degree, but so far hasn't had any luck landing a job.More >>
  • Apartment fire displaces one in Albany

    Apartment fire displaces one in Albany

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:36 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:36:52 GMT
    Fire officials say an elderly man was cooking and left grease unattended on a stove. It happened early Tuesday afternoon at Gardens Too Apartments near the 1200 block of Whispering Pines. FirefightersMore >>
    Fire officials say an elderly man was cooking and left grease unattended on a stove. It happened early Tuesday afternoon at Gardens Too Apartments near the 1200 block of Whispering Pines. FirefightersMore >>
  • Strickland is one step away

    Strickland is one step away

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:55 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:55:35 GMT
    Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission interim president Justin Strickland is one step away from having the job permanently. The EDC's presidential search committee voted to recommend StricklandMore >>
    Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission interim president Justin Strickland is one step away from having the job permanently.More >>
  • Douglas-Coffee Drug Unit arrests one; seizes cocaine, meth

    Douglas-Coffee Drug Unit arrests one; seizes cocaine, meth

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:14 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:14:05 GMT
    Detectives found 49 grams of cocaine, ½ ounce of methamphetamine, over ¼ pound of marijuana, what was believed to be ground-up Xanax packaged in cellophane, and digital scales.More >>
    Detectives found 49 grams of cocaine, ½ ounce of methamphetamine, over ¼ pound of marijuana, what was believed to be ground-up Xanax packaged in cellophane, and digital scales.More >>
  • Nearly 12,000 access Ga.'s new online voter system

    Nearly 12,000 access Ga.'s new online voter system

    State officials say nearly 12,000 people have taken advantage of Georgia's new online voter system, either registering for the upcoming May 20 primary or updating their information.More >>
    State officials say nearly 12,000 people have taken advantage of Georgia's new online voter system, either registering for the upcoming May 20 primary or updating their information.More >>
  • Escaped inmates identified

    Escaped inmates caught

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-04-22 16:05:45 GMT
    Two escaped inmates who got away from the Early County Jail have been caught.
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    Sheriff William Price confirmed the two escapees that got away from the jail in Blakely were captured within two hours of the incident.
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  • Mall shooting victim dies; suspect found dead

    Mall shooting victim dies; suspect found dead

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:52 AM EDT2014-04-22 13:52:19 GMT
    MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - Two people are now dead after a shooting yesterday at a suburban Atlanta mall. Police were searching for a suspect after witnesses say a woman was shot in the eye at Cumberland MallMore >>
    Two people are now dead after a shooting yesterday at a suburban Atlanta mall. Police were searching for a suspect after witnesses say a woman was shot in the eye at Cumberland Mall northwest of Atlanta. The woman died this morning and the suspect was found dead as well.More >>
  • Albany Special Olympian slated for 2014 USA Games

    Albany Special Olympian slated for 2014 USA Games

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:02 AM EDT2014-04-22 13:02:54 GMT
    Special Olympian, Tyechia Luster, has been selected to represent "Team Georgia" in the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games in New Jersey, June 14-21.   Nearly 3,500 athletes will compete in 16 Olympic-styleMore >>
    Tyechia Luster has been selected to represent "Team Georgia" in the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games in New Jersey, June 14-21, with 3,500 other athletes.More >>
  • Students hold marijuana legalization debate

    Students hold marijuana legalization debate

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:48 AM EDT2014-04-22 12:48:38 GMT
    Today, criminal justice students at ASU will have the chance to debate a hot topic that has been making headlines recently, marijuana legalization. It has been a very popular discussion lately and theMore >>
    Today, criminal justice students at ASU will have the chance to debate a hot topic that has been making headlines recently, marijuana legalization.More >>
  • Minister honored for work to prevent crime

    Minister honored for work to prevent crime

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:46 AM EDT2014-04-22 04:46:44 GMT
    The Dougherty County Bar Association presented its Liberty Bell Award to Bishop Fredrick Williams Monday.More >>
    The Dougherty County Bar Association presented its Liberty Bell Award to Bishop Fredrick Williams Monday.More >>
  • Church members injured in van crash

    Church members injured in van crash

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:00 AM EDT2014-04-22 04:00:50 GMT
    Six members of an east Albany church are recovering from non life-threatening injuries after a car slammed into their church van. The van was stopped at 1309 Clark Avenue waiting to turn left into NuMore >>
    An east Albany church van carrying 12 people was involved in a crash late Monday afternoon.More >>
  • Have gas prices reached their 2014 peak?

    Have gas prices reached their 2014 peak?

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:54:38 GMT
    After two and a half months of steady and steep increases, gas prices may be leveling off. According to Triple-A, Monday's average in Georgia was slightly below $3.648 a gallon, down from $3.65 on Sunday. LastMore >>
    Gas prices are dropping slightly in Georgia. Will that trend continue?More >>
  • Big tree falls on two houses

    Big tree falls on two houses

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:47 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:47:25 GMT
    Monday night, residents at two south Albany homes were still waiting for their landlords to remove a big tree. About 6:00 Friday night, following a day of heavy rain, the huge oak tree on Sunset DriveMore >>
    Two halves of a large Albany oak tree fell in different directions on neighboring properties.More >>
  • ASU retirees honored

    ASU retirees honored

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:12:11 GMT
    Albany State University honors workers who are ending long careers at the school.        Seven retiring workers were the guests of honor at a recognition ceremony in the Student Center Ballroom this afternoon.  TheyMore >>
    Albany State University honors workers who are ending long careers at the school.        Seven retiring workers were the guests of honor at a recognition ceremony in the Student Center Ballroom this afternoon.  TheyMore >>
  • Runner says Boston Marathon had excellent security

    Runner says Boston Marathon had excellent security

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:52 PM EDT2014-04-22 02:52:30 GMT
    A Tift County teacher says he felt safe running today's Boston Marathon after last year's bombing.       Tift County High marketing teacher Mike Beeman ran his 37th Boston Marathon today. He says he beatMore >>
    A Tift County teacher says he felt safe running today's Boston Marathon after last year's bombing.       Tift County High marketing teacher Mike Beeman ran his 37th Boston Marathon today. He says he beatMore >>
  • Woman's dream vacation is a scam

    Woman's dream vacation is a scam

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:48 PM EDT2014-04-22 02:48:20 GMT
    A scam alert about con artists who convince you you've won a free vacation.      A Colquitt County woman got a call from someone telling her she won a trip to the Bahamas and two free tickets to DisneyMore >>
    A scam alert about con artists who convince you you've won a free vacation.      A Colquitt County woman got a call from someone telling her she won a trip to the Bahamas and two free tickets to DisneyMore >>
  • Clean up begins after rain damages strawberries

    Clean up begins after rain damages strawberries

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-04-22 02:42:19 GMT
    Our recent heavy rain couldn't come at a worse time for South Georgia strawberry growers. It was the first day of clean up at Ochlockonee Ridge Farms after Friday's torrential rains which damaged nearlyMore >>
    Our recent heavy rain couldn't come at a worse time for South Georgia strawberry growers. It was the first day of clean up at Ochlockonee Ridge Farms after Friday's torrential rains which damaged nearlyMore >>
  • Bainbridge works to make Downtown even better

    Bainbridge works to make Downtown even better

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:18 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:18:00 GMT
    Things have been booming in Bainbridge lately and they've got a new master plan in place to continue the growth process.   Couples are enjoying the scenery of Willis Park in the heart of downtown BainbridgeMore >>
    Things have been booming in Bainbridge lately, and they've got a new master plan in place to continue the growth process.   More >>
  • Rose show and festival nearing kick off time

    Rose show and festival nearing kick off time

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:14 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:14:31 GMT
    Preparations for this week's Thomasville Rose Show and Festival are in full swing, roads are already being blocked off.More >>
    Preparations for this week's Thomasville Rose Show and Festival are in full swing, roads are already being blocked off.More >>
  • Standing water a breading ground for mosquitoes

    Standing water a breading ground for mosquitoes

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:02:14 GMT
    Heavy rain left a lot of standing water around town, creating a breeding ground for mosquitoes. Doughier County workers aren't spraying yet. They've only received about eight complaints so far. TheyMore >>
    Heavy rain left a lot of standing water around town, creating a breeding ground for mosquitoes. Doughier County workers aren't spraying yet. They've only received about eight complaints so far.More >>
  • Wet fields stop farmers from tending to crops

    Wet fields stop farmers from tending to crops

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:50:33 GMT
    Many farmers are itching to get into their fields, but those fields are just too wet and muddy right now. More >>
    Many farmers are itching to get into their fields, but those fields are just too wet and muddy right now. More >>
  • Lee Co. paramedics prepare for firefighter test

    Lee Co. paramedics prepare for firefighter test

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:27:44 GMT
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    Lee County paramedics are getting ready to test to become certified firefighters. The cross-training paramedics reviewed information Monday for their state exam next week. Officials say once they pass,More >>
    Lee County paramedics are getting ready to test to become certified firefighters.More >>
  • Lee Co. in need of new fire engines

    Lee Co. in need of new fire engines

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:24:00 GMT
    Firefighters need the right equipment to put out fires and save lives. That's why Lee County officials are urging commissioners to include a new engine in this years budget. This is one of five fireMore >>
    Firefighters need the right equipment to put out fires and save lives. That's why Lee County officials are urging commissioners to include a new engine in this years budget.More >>
  • Lawn companies say heavy rain now brings spike in business

    Lawn companies say heavy rain now brings spike in business

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:06:11 GMT
    Storms hitting southwest Georgia dumped almost three and a half inches of rain in parts of Dougherty County Friday. More rain in the forecast could continue our trend of an extremely wet spring. SomeMore >>
    Storms hitting southwest Georgia dumped almost three and a half inches of rain in parts of Dougherty County Friday. More rain in the forecast could continue our trend of an extremely wet spring.More >>
  • Burglars target city's fleet headquarters

    Burglars target city's fleet headquarters

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:00:33 GMT
    Officers believe the burglary took place over the weekend, but this isn't the first time the headquarters has been targeted.More >>
    Officers believe the burglary took place over the weekend, but this isn't the first time the headquarters has been targeted.More >>
  • New Mom Diane Dean returns to the air

    New Mom Diane Dean returns to the air

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:37 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:37:22 GMT
    WALB News 10 anchor Diane Dean returns to the air Monday evening, three months after giving birth to her daughter. Baby Kensington Dean was born January 27th at Phoebe Putney Hospital, and Diane's beenMore >>
    WALB News 10 anchor Diane Dean returns to the air Monday evening, three months after giving birth to her daughter. Baby Kensington Dean was born January 27th at Phoebe Putney Hospital, and Diane's beenMore >>
  • New road sign promotes agri-tourism in Berrien, Lanier Counties

    New road sign promotes agri-tourism in Berrien, Lanier Counties

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:11 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:11:05 GMT
    There's a new road sign promoting tourism at the Lanier-Berrien County line on highway 37. Officials unveiled the latest "Georgia Grown Trail" marker Monday. The sign is designed to encourage peopleMore >>
    Officials unveiled the latest "Georgia Grown Trail" marker Monday. The sign is designed to encourage people to take advantage of agricultural tourism opportunities in Berrien and Lanier Counties as well as throughout South Georgia.More >>
  • Approved: SGSC to begin new Bachelor's Degree this fall

    Approved: SGSC to begin new Bachelor's Degree this fall

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:07 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:07:17 GMT
    South Georgia State College students will now be able to pursue a bachelor's degree in Biological sciences this fall. The program was recently approved by the University System of Georgia's Board of Regents. TheMore >>
    South Georgia State College students will now be able to pursue a bachelor's degree in Biological sciences this fall. The program was recently approved by the University System of Georgia's Board of Regents. TheMore >>
  • Valdosta's sewer system performed "as well as could be expected"

    Valdosta's sewer system performed "as well as could be expected"

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:04 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:04:25 GMT
    Despite more sewage leaks, Valdosta officials said the city's troubled sewer system performed as well as could be expected during Friday's heavy rain. Nine manholes overflowed when the area got aboutMore >>
    Despite more sewage leaks, Valdosta officials said the city's troubled sewer system performed as well as could be expected during Friday's heavy rain.More >>
  • Agri-tourism becoming increasingly important for South Georgia

    Agri-tourism becoming increasingly important for South Georgia

    Monday, April 21 2014 3:52 PM EDT2014-04-21 19:52:00 GMT
    Jay Shaw is a State Representative, but he also grows olives with his brother in Lanier County. He said he sees the public's desire to explore the agricultural assets that South Georgia has to offer.More >>
    As agri-tourism continues to grow in South Georgia, its economic importance, for the individual farmers and South Georgia, will continue to grow.More >>
  • Crop will be hurt by pecan scab

    Crop will be hurt by pecan scab

    Monday, April 21 2014 3:21 PM EDT2014-04-21 19:21:11 GMT
    Dougherty County extension agents say a soggy start to 2014 could create more problems for pecan growers this season.   Scab, a fungus created by excess rain and moisture, reduced pecan production toMore >>
    Scab, a fungus created by excess rain and moisture, reduced pecan production to 60 Million pounds in 2013.More >>
  • DCSS schools show slight improvement

    DCSS schools show slight improvement

    Monday, April 21 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-04-21 19:12:41 GMT
    The College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) released today shows DOugherty County Schools improved about four points over last year.The stats show minor gains and losses, and some that wereMore >>
    The College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) shows Dougherty County Schools improved about four points over last year.More >>
  • Americus Food Lion opens Wednesday

    Americus Food Lion opens Wednesday

    Monday, April 21 2014 3:04 PM EDT2014-04-21 19:04:35 GMT
    Food Lion will hold a grand opening at its store on 107 Prince St., in Americus Ga., on Wednesday, Apr. 23, at 7 a.m. to celebrate its new store. The store was formerly a Harvey's Supermarket.    "OurMore >>
    Food Lion will hold a grand opening at its store on 107 Prince St., in Americus Ga., on Wednesday, Apr. 23, at 7 a.m. to celebrate its new store. The store was formerly a Harvey's Supermarket.More >>
  • Improvements slated for Crisis Center

    Improvements slated for Crisis Center

    Monday, April 21 2014 2:38 PM EDT2014-04-21 18:38:02 GMT
    Dougherty County leaders could soon spend nearly half a Million dollars to improve safety at the county's crisis center.   The Albany Area Community Services Board accepted a Newell Construction bid toMore >>
    The Albany Area Community Services Board accepted a Newell Construction bid to reduce the risk of suicide at the Aspire Behavioral Health Center on 11th Ave.More >>
  • County library roof leaks, leaders may spend $750,000 to replace it

    County library roof leaks, leaders may spend $750,000 to replace it

    Monday, April 21 2014 1:31 PM EDT2014-04-21 17:31:24 GMT
    The Public Library Director told commissioners the Northwest Branch Library is in dire need of a roof replacement.More >>
    The Public Library Director told commissioners the Northwest Branch Library is in dire need of a roof replacement.More >>
  • Men burglarize defunct Holley School

    Men burglarize defunct Holley School

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-04-21 14:36:24 GMT
    Sylvester Police arrested two men for stealing items from a Sylvester school that closed several years ago. Lt. Ronnie Graddy of the Sylvester Police Department says that late Friday afternoon, Lt. TracyMore >>
    Lt. Ronnie Graddy of the Sylvester Police Department says that late Friday afternoon, Lt. Tracy Jones noticed a red pick-up truck backed up to the old Holley Elementary School building, on Carter Road in Sylvester.More >>
  • Americus runner back in Boston

    Americus runner back in Boston

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:06 AM EDT2014-04-21 11:06:25 GMT
    One of the thousands of runners participating in the marathon today comes from Southwest Georgia, Charlene Pennymon. She's returning to Boston to win another title but also give hope to others. @ ThisMore >>
    One of the thousands of runners participating in the marathon today comes from Southwest Georgia, Charlene Pennymon. She's returning to Boston to beat her current record but also give hope to others. More >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • Car wash to benefit woman who needs kidney transplant

    Car wash to benefit woman who needs kidney transplant

    Saturday, April 5 2014 7:05 AM EDT2014-04-05 11:05:03 GMT
    Institutional First Baptist Church is organizing a car wash to help her out with surgery expenses.More >>
    Institutional First Baptist Church is organizing a car wash to help her out with surgery expenses.More >>
  • Haralson funeral route announced

    Haralson funeral route announced

    Thursday, March 6 2014 12:32 PM EST2014-03-06 17:32:11 GMT
    The Cordele Crisp County Chamber of Commerce asks all businesses, individuals, and organizations to lower flags to half-staff until Friday at midnight, in honor of Sheriff Donnie Haralson. The Crisp CountyMore >>
    The Cordele Crisp County Chamber of Commerce asks that flags fly at half-staff until Friday at midnight, as the funeral route for Sheriff Donnie Haralson is published.More >>
  • Crisp Co. grieves for sheriff

    Crisp Co. grieves for sheriff

    Wednesday, March 5 2014 5:20 PM EST2014-03-05 22:20:34 GMT
    Hearts are heavy in Cordele and Crisp County, as people remember Sheriff Donnie Haralson, who will be remembered as a family man who worked hard to serve his community and is leaving behind a lasting legacy. "IMore >>
    Hearts are heavy in Cordele and Crisp County, as people remember Sheriff Donnie Haralson, who will be remembered as a family man who worked hard to serve his community and is leaving behind a lasting legacy.More >>
  • Crisp Co. mourns sheriff; funeral announced

    Crisp Co. mourns sheriff; funeral announced

    Wednesday, March 5 2014 5:19 PM EST2014-03-05 22:19:01 GMT
    Law enforcement agencies have lowered their flags to half staff following the death of Sheriff Donnie Haralson, who died Tuesday night after a decade-long fight with cancer.   Haralson was the longest-servingMore >>
    Law enforcement agencies have lowered their flags to half staff following the death of Sheriff Donnie Haralson, who died Tuesday night after a decade-long fight with cancer.More >>
  • Sheriff Donnie Haralson passes

    Sheriff Donnie Haralson passes

    Wednesday, March 5 2014 5:17 PM EST2014-03-05 22:17:28 GMT
    Crisp County Sheriff Donnie Haralson has died after a decade-long battle with cancer. Haralson began his professional career in 1977 with the Cordele Police Department as a police officer, and then eventuallyMore >>
    Beloved, long-time Crisp County Sheriff Donnie Haralson died after fighting cancer for a decade.More >>
  • Special Report: A decade without justice for Ginny Crisler

    Special Report: A decade without justice for Ginny Crisler

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 6:05 PM EST2014-02-26 23:05:09 GMT
    It's been nearly a decade since a mother of three was killed by a hit and run driver in the parking lot of a Northwest Albany shopping center. The driver has never been caught.   The family of Ginny CrislerMore >>
    It's been nearly a decade since a mother of three was killed by a hit and run driver in the parking lot of a Northwest Albany shopping center. The driver has never been caught.   The family of Ginny Crisler and the investigators who took over the case believe someone knows who that driver is, and it's past time to come forward.More >>
  • Special Report: Looking down the barrel of a gun

    Special Report: Looking down the barrel of a gun

    Thursday, February 13 2014 6:31 PM EST2014-02-13 23:31:03 GMT
    Working as a store clerk can be a very dangerous job. They never know who will walk into their store, or who will pull out a gun. Now some are taking measures to protect themselves.   Just two months ago,More >>
    Working as a store clerk can be a very dangerous job. They never know who will walk into their store, or who will pull out a gun. Now some are taking measures to protect themselves.More >>
  • Special Report: Sochi Bound

    Special Report: Sochi Bound

    Thursday, February 6 2014 3:51 PM EST2014-02-06 20:51:21 GMT
    Olympic competition is underway in Sochi.      While you may be gearing up to cheer on Team USA from your living room, a Dougherty County couple will on our athletes in person.      They are SochiMore >>
    Olympic competition is underway in Sochi.  While you may be gearing up to cheer on Team USA from your living room, a Dougherty County couple will on our athletes in person.   
    More >>
  • Special Report: Murder trails gone cold

    Special Report: When a case goes cold

    Thursday, February 6 2014 9:26 AM EST2014-02-06 14:26:07 GMT
    When a case grows cold it begs the question- will a killer ever be brought to justice? New technology is making that easier but it's often the determination of an investigator who refuses to give up onMore >>
    When a case grows cold it begs the question- will a killer ever be brought to justice? New technology is making that easier but it's often the determination of an investigator who refuses to give up on a case - no matter how difficult or how old.More >>
  • Special Report: Women Packing Heat

    Special Report: Women Packing Heat

    Monday, February 3 2014 6:05 PM EST2014-02-03 23:05:03 GMT
    Ann Ethridge keeps her gun close by, so she spends time practicing her shot. "You know a lot of things have been happening, break-ins, shootings, violence," she said.In 1997, Ethridge surprised a burglarMore >>
    One gun seller says the number of women buying guns has gone up 60 to 70 percent. The gun industry now caters to females.More >>
  • Special Report: Identity theft nightmare

    Special Report: Identity theft nightmare

    Thursday, January 30 2014 6:02 PM EST2014-01-30 23:02:06 GMT
    Cassenda Nelson says it is both a physical and mental challenge everyday to get her mail.  Since 2008 she says being a victim of identity fraud has made her and her four kids life a nightmare.   "My son,More >>
    Cassenda Nelson says it is both a physical and mental challenge everyday to get her mail.  Since 2008 she says being a victim of identity fraud has made her and her four kids life a nightmare.   "My son,More >>
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