Monday, May 20 2013 11:25 AM EDT2013-05-20 15:25:03 GMT
Two men, one black and one white, burst into the Petro Store at the intersection of Highway 200 and Highway 45 Sunday night, and attacked the clerk, stealing money. The victim told authorities that theMore >>
Two men, one black and one white, burst into the Petro Store at the intersection of Highway 200 and Highway 45 Sunday night, and attacked the clerk, stealing money.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 10:54 AM EDT2013-05-20 14:54:19 GMT
Information from the Georgia Lottery- ATLANTA – A Valdosta man has won a huge jackpot prize playing Fantasy 5. William Gilbert, 71, matched all five numbers from the May 16 Fantasy 5 drawing, winningMore >>
William Gilbert, 71, matched all five numbers from the May 16 Fantasy 5 drawing, winning the 484,201 jackpot prize. Barretts, 6685 Bemiss Road in Valdosta, sold the Quik Pik ticket.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 10:45 AM EDT2013-05-20 14:45:59 GMT
Thomasville Police Officers responded to Walmart in reference to a shoplifting Sunday night. Employees told police a man left the store with a shopping cart full of items without paying. The employeesMore >>
Thomasville Police Officers responded to Walmart in reference to a shoplifting Sunday night. Employees said the man pulled knife and began swing it at them. He then ran to a vehicle parked in the parking lot and attempted to leave however, but the car would not start, so he took off running.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 9:30 AM EDT2013-05-20 13:30:40 GMT
By PAMELA SAMPSON AP Business Writer BANGKOK (AP) - The price of oil fell Monday ahead of the release later this week of economic data from the U.S. and China, the world's two largest economies, andMore >>
The price of oil fell Monday ahead of the release later this week of economic data from the U.S. and China. Benchmark crude for June delivery was down 55 cents to $95.47 a barrel, but gas in East Albany was $3.42 this morning....More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 9:03 AM EDT2013-05-20 13:03:02 GMT
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana. Deputies responded to a complaint at Jose Sanchez's house on Highway 129 North Friday. AuthoritiesMore >>
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana.
Noble-- The lawyer for Tri-State Crematory operator Brent Marsh doesn't want the case heard in northwest Georgia, and may ask to bring the trial here.
Georgia's chief medical examiner says work to identify remains found at the crematory in Walker County is wrapping up. That means the criminal case against Brent Marsh will begin to move forward. And there's a chance it could move to southwest Georgia.
Brent Marsh is charged with nearly 400-felony counts related to the discarding of 340 bodies he was supposed to cremate. The remains were discovered on his property in Noble in February. So far, only 195 bodies have been positively identified, but medical examiner Dr. Kris Sperry most others will never be identified, and he expects to finish his work next month.
Walker County District Attorney Buzz Franklin says he will then take the case to a grand jury in January.
Marsh's attorney Ken Poston told Newscenter Ten he wants the trial moved away from Walker County, and he doesn't want it held near Atlanta. He will file a change of venue motion, and may ask the Judge to move the case to Albany.
Poston says the Dougherty County system proved it could handle a high-profile case from another jurisdiction when former DeKalb County sheriff Sidney Dorsey's murder trial was held here last summer.
D.A. Franklin says he would not contest a change of venue motion.