Heroes Among Us: Nick Smarr & Jody Smith

WALB and Montlick and Associates would like to recognize the Heroes Among Us. Each month, we will spotlight an active duty man or woman, a veteran, or a fallen hero whose service to our country goes beyond the battleground.

Veteran denied surgery for rare condition that causes constant pain, severe weight loss

After almost a decade of tests with the VA, the veteran sought outside care, but when he found a possible treatment, he was denied surgery twice.

Heroes Among Us: Daniel Potter

When the January 2017 storms happened, Daniel Potter spent days traveling back and forth from Fort Benning to help with recovery. Now, after Hurricane Michael, his dedication overwhelmed the community once again.

A Vietnam veteran died with no family, so other vets stepped up to remember him

The community also provided the funeral home with the proper paperwork to ensure the Marine veteran got military honors at the service.

Heroes Among Us: Dr. Dan Brewer

Dr. Dan Brewer spent nearly three and a half decades serving his country.

With evidence of Russian buildup in European foothold, US military is at the ready

With concern that Russia is upgrading its capabilities at NATO’s doorstep, the U.S. is increasingly on guard.


Chehaw enters partnership with Flint RiverQuarium and Thronateeska

  Moultrie celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Several people at the parade said it encourages them to remember Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy.