Saturday, May 25 2013 11:37 PM EDT2013-05-26 03:37:45 GMT
Albany Panther's first ever beer fest just wrapped up tonight. For 25 bucks beer lovers sampled more than 20 types of beer at the Civic Center and there was plenty of entertainment. Musical acts, suchMore >>
Albany Panther's held their first ever beer fest Saturday night. More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 11:33 PM EDT2013-05-26 03:33:38 GMT
Albany Police held a gospel concert to raise money for their annual community picnic event. Musical artists from around south Georgia performed at the Albany Municipal Auditorium Saturday afternoon.More >>
Albany Police held a gospel concert to raise money for their annual community picnic event.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 10:30 PM EDT2013-05-26 02:30:39 GMT
A Turner County man is now in custody after he had a standoff with deputies for about two hours Saturday evening. Sheriff Andy Hester says deputies were called to the home of Ricky Nelson on CoverdaleMore >>
A man had a standoff with Turner County deputies for about two hours Saturday evening.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 6:27 PM EDT2013-05-25 22:27:57 GMT
Supporters of a 6-year-old Albany boy battling a serious brain disorder are coming together once more to help with his medical bills. This time, with a Vegas style event. This may seem like a regularMore >>
Supporters of a 6-year-old Albany boy battling a serious brain disorder are coming together once more to help with his medical bills. This time, with a Vegas style event.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 4:52 PM EDT2013-05-25 20:52:02 GMT
A woman is recovering after her SUV was struck by another vehicle, flipping it several times. It happened around 3:15pm Saturday, near the 1500 block of U.S. Highway 19. Officials say John Earley wasMore >>
A woman is recovering after her SUV was struck by another vehicle, flipping it several times.More >>
ALBANY, GA (WALB) - A senior officer attached to the Marine Corps Logistics Command retired today after 31-years of service.
Colonel Ludovic Baudoin d'Ajoux the director of the Logistics Capabilities Center was retired from active duty by Commanding Major General Willie Williams.
Colonel Bo as he's called around the base served in different commanding capacities in Italy, The United States, and Iraq. During the Colonel's four years at MCLB Albany, Major General Williams says he's been dependable and truly committed to his country. Colonel Bo says the people here in Albany made an impact on him.
"I could call on him right now and her would respond just as he did as an active duty marine, I could call on him next month I could call on him a year from now and I'm confident I would get the same response," said MAJGEN Willie Williams, Commanding General MCLB.
"The preponderance of the people here are civilian and they're actually making a big impact on the war fighter out there they work together a sa close knit organization that have close friendship ties and their love for the Marine Corps," said COL Ludovic M. Baudoin d'Ajoux.
President Obama thanked Col Bo for his service in a letter read at today's retirement ceremony along with a letter from the Commandant of the Marine Corps.