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Ravi Mikel Givens was arrested Tuesday and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. He is being held in the Dougherty County jail. Givens, who played ball at Westover and StetsonMore >>
Agents say that police responded to the apartment because of a burglar alarm. Officers found the back door broken open and went inside. That's where they detected a strong odor of marijuana, and saw pot in plain view.More >>
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Moultrie Technical College unveiled its new $9.5 million, 46,000 square-foot Health Sciences Building Wednesday. The brand new structure is located at the school's Veterans Parkway Campus (VPC) in Moultrie. RepresentativesMore >>
Moultrie Technical College unveiled its new $9.5 million, 46,000 square-foot Health Sciences Building Wednesday. The brand new structure is located at the school's Veterans Parkway Campus in Moultrie.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 6:46 PM EDT2013-06-19 22:46:04 GMT
Albany Humane Society officials say it's one of the worst cases of animal neglect they have seen. Tonight a veterinarian and Humane Society workers are trying to nurse a one-year old lab mix back toMore >>
Albany Humane Society officials and a veterinarian are nursing a dog back to health, after she was nearly starved to death.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 6:45 PM EDT2013-06-19 22:45:45 GMT
Work is underway on a big empty retail space in Albany to bring in a new business and a spirit of celebration. Party City will open a store at 2709 Dawson Road, near the Albany Mall this August. EconomicMore >>
Work is underway on a big empty retail space in Albany to bring in a new business and a spirit of celebration.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 6:41 PM EDT2013-06-19 22:41:48 GMT
An Albany prosthetist is coming to the rescue to help a Moultrie man who lost his arm to rare flesh eating bacteria. We introduced you to Michael Hobgood last night. His arm was amputated less than twoMore >>
An Albany prosthetist is coming to the rescue to help a Moultrie man who lost his arm to rare flesh eating bacteria.More >>
ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Relatives of suspended Albany FireFighter Rod Jolivette say they still support him and believe he is the target of a "witch hunt."
Roy and Elvie Hicks are Jolivette's Aunt and Uncle. Jolivette got in trouble in April for calling an on-duty fire crew to clean up their flooded home.
Fire Chief James Carswell fired Jolivette, but City Manager Alfred Lott overturned that decision and demoted him from Assistant Fire Chief to Lieutenant. Saturday Jolivette was arrested by the Chattahoochee Sheriff's Office for impersonating a police officer during a traffic stop.
The Hicks say Jolivette is an honest man, and don't believe he has done anything wrong.
Roy Hicks said "I didn't think anything was illegal about it or anything. I just thought they were coming over to give us a hand, because he said this is what we do. We are firemen, we help people."
Elvie Hicks said "Rod has moved up the ladder, and now he is at the top, and they want to bring him down."
Jolivette is currently suspended with pay after his weekend arrest. The Hicks say they want people in the community to know they believe he is innocent of any wrongdoing.