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WALB News 10 Archives, October, 2009



 Thursday 10/1/2009

11 year old shoots at home invader

AFD mourns loss of one of its own

Albany man indicted for child rape

Albany man pistol whipped during carjacking

Businesses donate materials to cross country meet

Candidate to withdraw from commission race

Chehaw to host state BMX Championship

DCSS Board looks at system overview

Dougherty school chief search isn't urgent

Drug unit serves series of raids in Albany

Fatal motorcycle crash in South Dougherty

Fishing lure theft was an inside job

Meerkats arrive at Chehaw

Milledgeville Guardsman dies in Afghanistan

NW Library branch holds grand opening

PCA sets up fund for those sickened in Salmonella Outbreak

Peanut company worker killed on job

Scammers arm themselves with your website

Scammers use the want ads

Schools make progress

Search continues for Leary suspect

Should school buses have seat belts?

Smokers kick their bad habit

Thomasville wants to lower taxes

Top Georgia court rejects coal plant appeal

TU has big plans in store for campus

Turnovers hand Valdosta State another road loss

Valdosta fights breast cancer

Valdosta woman charged in hit and run

Wildcats face deadline to join new arena league

Woman makes call for medical help

Zenon makes another run at player of week honors



Friday 10/2/2009
ADDU stages Albany drug sweep

APD officer charged with child molestation

Arrests made in Church Armed Robbery

Clean up the rivers Saturday in Valdosta

D.O.T. announces Slappey Blvd. lane closings

Docs make house calls over health care reform

Food for Thought - Restaurant Inspections Sept. 24 - Sept. 30, 2009

Hahira's a buzz this weekend

Hundreds of drag racers compete in Cecil

Judge rules against Bobby Jenkins in Randolph Superintendent case

Many cotton farmers are behind schedule

MCLB assists United Way

Pets living longer

Police arrest young crime victim

Popular Albany attractions team up

Shredathon free help to fight identity theft

State pecan crop worth $50 to $100 million

Students' memorial gets community support

The United Way kicks off 'Day of Caring'

Three arrested in Albany drug raids

Thronateeska, RiverQuarium announce partnership

Truck driver charged after fatal wreck

Weekend events boost Albany's economy



 Saturday 10/3/2009

APD officer charged with child molestation

Bikers observe cancer awareness

International festival attracts crowds downtown

Jim Marshall talks to citizens at town hall

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month



 Sunday 10/4/2009

Albany State improves to 5-0

Ever thought of becoming a Certified Trainer?

Hundreds compete at Westover Cross Country Invite

Man shot after an argument

Simple steps to prevent a deadly fire

Tax holiday ends on energy efficient appliances




 Monday 10/5/2009

Bystander shot at a Valdosta bar

Consolidation listening session scheduled

Cordele children burned in fire

Crowds gather for domestic violence vigil in Moultrie

Dollar general robbed

Food Bank gets produce from local growers

H1-N1 vaccine still very scarce

Jobseekers turn to seasonal work to get by

New Details: Randolph school board ruling

Nuisance properties identified

Pair charged in beer heist

Power failure affects traffic lights

Rep. Kingston calls for quick action

South Ga. family killed in car accident

South Georgian's body found in Florida

Tift County men killed in car crash

Tree takes out the lights in west Albany

Valdosta Police search for convenience store robber

Valdosta Tech receives Work Ready grant

What's in your mailbox?

Worth County woman wants to pay it forward




 Tuesday 10/6/2009

$ 12,000 ring stolen from Tifton jewelry store

Albany family wants answers into tasing death

Albany man dies after taser incident

Albany State not looking at high super regional ranking

Aquarium whales temporarily shipped out

Body found could be Berrien County man

City develops small business program

City leaders want to light the night

Colquitt County named Colony Bank team of the week

Commissioner wants more checks and balances

Dining out for a good cause

Flu vaccine arrives

H1N1 vaccines begin in southwest Georgia

Judge again rules against Georgia in water fight

Lake Park man charged with murdering toddler

Law enforcement agencies brush up on forensics skills

Lee County opens 1-AAAA tournament with two wins

Lowndes still in 1-AAAAA winner's bracket

Luke Bryan frenzy hits Lee County

Mitchell EMC makes a difference at area food banks

New downtown Albany restaurant to open mid-October

New video helps train Ga. law officers

Pilgrim's Pride plant may re-open

Push to rid Albany of blight

Randolph school board set to meet Wednesday

Retailer makes special delivery to elementary school

Roy Barnes stops in Douglas

Should we vote on if we should vote?

Special Olympians bowl for a goal




 Wednesday 10/7/2009

ADICA members continue to move forward

Albany Police need you in the citizen's academy

America on the Move promotes healthy activity

An Albany woman remains jailed in Florida couple's murder

ARC says blood need still critical

Asian/Mexican lunch recognizes those cultures

Berrien Co. man now charged with murder

Census committee urges So. Georgians to report

Children learn how to Stop, Drop, and Roll

Decatur Co. Mother accidentally kills toddler

Former Echols investigator charged

H1N1 nasal spray given in SW Georgia

Lady Rams one win away from second 1-AAA softball title

Lake Park death focuses attention on child abuse

Lee County 7th grader best young writer in the state

Losing weight is a struggle for millions

Lowndes and Valdosta ready for showdown

Many child abusers have no connection

MARS associates volunteer to help young people thrive

Med students could spend longer rotation in Albany

Mega Millions jackpot leaps to $145 million

Randolph board appoints new chairman

Straw poll for citizens to vote on consolidation

Three children recovering from weekend fire

Tifton enforces daytime curfew

Two Valdostans make magazine's "40 Under 40" list

Wanted Albany man surrenders



 Thursday 10/8/2009

AT&T jobs on iPhones

ATM thieves headed south?

Blazers look to spoil Henderson's conference title hopes

Candidate gets incumbent's endorsement

Carlton Construction Academy opens

DCP will have Tasers

Dougherty RB Knowles takes player of the week

Final Ashburn car crash survivor dies

Georgia revenue top states agenda

Health officials commission website for flu info

High School Football Scores 10/2

Historic flight landmark honors Carter

Jones County ends Lee County's region title streak

Lowe's and RSVP team up to help others

Lowndes Co. man killed in wreck

Marine base raises domestic violence awareness

Mitchell Co. man enters guilty plea in fatal crash

No charges against Bainbridge officer

People take a walk on the wild side

Raffle helps finish Leesburg Animal Shelter

Southwest Georgia American Cancer Society jobs safe

Steam Locomotive about to get back on track

Thieves steal Damascus Welcome Sign

Tifton and Tift County discuss joining governments

Tifton-Tift County talk consolidation

Tornadoes and Trojans playing for more than pride

Two plead guilty to armed robberies in Mitchell Co.

U. S. 19 lanes opened

Utilities are being moved on Gillionville Rd.

Valdosta participates in National Fire Prevention Week

Valdosta poster will be displayed on billboard

Ward's tumor is gone!




 Friday 10/9/2009

Albany lawyer named as Top 40 Under 40

Are ya feeling lucky?

BRAG rolls into Tift Co.

D. A. insists suspects stay in jail

Focus group looks to improve looks of downtown Albany

Food for Thought - Restaurant Inspections October 1 - 8, 2009

Gopher tortoises can be adopted at Reed Bingham

Governor candidate campaigns in south Georgia

Inmates still get contraband

KADB wants you to use trailer

Mammograms down in tough economy

Masked gunmen rob Bainbridge store

One month, four armed robberies, no arrests

Parents still shying away from H1N1 nasal spray vaccine

Pounds fall off Vaught

President Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize

Saving our Sons stands up to gangs

Time is running out on $8,000 home buyer incentive

True lifesavers honored for their work

Winnersville Classic brings community spirit




 Saturday 10/10/2009

Albany State wins again

Indian dancing expands ASU's culture

Red Cross holds Octoberfest fundraiser

Valdosta State downs Henderson State




 Sunday 10/11/2009

Early voting begins Monday

Mega Millions jackpot grows to $170 million

Souther Field Airport is now Jimmy Carter Regional

Stabbing sends man to hospital

Wildlife crews capture, clean swan



 Monday 10/12/2009

Albany city leaders focus on downtown

Aquarium wants to carry its weight

ASU faculty to participate in USG's Executive Leadership Institute

ASU to host Prince Hall Shriners Diabetes Classic

Bainbridge woman dies in Sunday night crash

Berrien Co. holds 3rd Annual Firefighter Games

Cameras scan, but no one sees

Chehaw makes a new start

City utility workers chase suspected robbers

D. A. hopes for more money

Despite high illiteracy rate, books are being read

Dougherty County woman charged with arson

Driver ed money is diverted

Drug Unit chief loses daughter in wreck

East Albany store "drive through" break in

Election process begins

Farming ranked as most dangerous job

Fatal Lowndes semi crash snarls I-75 traffic

Fiery semi crash kills man in Lowndes Co.

H1-N1 shot vaccine could be in southwest GA this week

High School Football Scores 10/9

Name released of man killed in I-75 wreck

Pelham family survives terrifying weekend

Supreme Court denies taxpayer appeal

Teen arrested after chase



 Tuesday 10/13/2009

10/12 GISA Softball Play-off Scores

APD officer suspended

Bank robber gets 11 years in federal prison

Boy scouts fundraiser draws thousands

Committal hearing for accused gangsters

Community enjoys live music at lunch

Cord Howard honored by ACC

Early voting begins in Lowndes County

Fight against hunger taken to Lee Co.

Fire victims to be laid to rest in Albany

H1N1 nasal spray given to more at risk groups

Health District opens H1N1 nasal-spray vaccine to more groups

Keown raises $100,000 only six weeks in

Lee Co. man to serve 14 years for child porn

Lewis honored by GSC

Man in Cook County Jail after I-75 drug bust

Men charged with gang murder appear in court

Military exceeds annual recruitment goal

Part of Senah to be auctioned

People still dress up for Halloween during recession

Peppermint Pops gets sweet donation

Police investigate armed robbery at Krystal

Seminoles lose Piurowski for season

Stubbs talks health care

Teachers sue for bonuses promised under law

Terrell Academy back to final four

Tifton church marked with gang signs and satanic graffiti

Tomberlin let go at Valdosta



 Wednesday 10/14/2009

Albany preacher indicted for church arson

Beating on Corn Avenue reported to Police

City says Wildcats out of indoor football running

Department of Corrections signs deal with Terrell Co.

Family suffering unimaginable tragedy

Few H1N1 nasal spray vaccines administered

Film critical of Phoebe shown in Albany

Football penalty inspires T-shirt

Girl's death raises urgency of H1N1 vaccine

Golf tournament raises money for local charities

Governor Kicks-Off "Raise Me Up" Campaign for Foster Care

Knights ready for Raiders in region opener

Leaders discuss domestic violence dangers

Lee County sweeps into second round

Luncheon teaches small business owners skills

Mega Millions jackpot grows again

Miller and Seminole to face off in "family feud"

Moultrie man cut by machete

Overnight Pelham Stabbing

Perdue issues water warning

PSC: Prepare for winter heating season

Rams bracing for the unexpected at Clark Atlanta

Randolph Southern named Colony Bank team of the week

Ready for the clock to hit midnight

Second Riverfront Run approaches

Woman stabbed multiple times in Pelham

You're on DCP's camera



 Thursday 10/15/2009

Albany man finds stolen truck in scrap yard

Albany man shot when answers door

Albany Tech holds job fair

Another indictment comes from Richardson death

Be watchful of snakes

Blazer QB expected to play Saturday after arrest this week

Blazers looking for first road win

Boy said to have floated off in balloon found

Dollar Square owner surrenders after indictment

Downtown indictments may clear 'stench'

FBI wants Savannah bank robber

Georgia kids improving 8th grade math skills

Good news on the stock market front

Grand Jury indicts Buie

Gregory Marshall charged with BGD death

H1-N1 Flu claims three lives in Albany area

Husband, Wife have Friendly Competition in Class

Irwin man makes 32 H1N1 deaths in GA

Lowndes issues stern reminder about decals

Man steals woman's purse and car

Monroe's Randle earns Player of the Week honors

Palmyra hosts international surgeons

Police searching for suspects in convenience store theft

Precision and perfection on display

Special needs students are stars in Valdosta

There's good and bad education news in Georgia

Thieves heist rare trophy

Turkeys and ham will feed thousands this holiday

Valdosta State hoops expected to have big seasons

Victim of crime wants to be victim no more

Viewpoint: State has a big car lot

Women at work made aware of breast cancer threat




 Friday 10/16/2009

Adel hospital hosts women's wellness workshop

Band battle benefits Lily Pad

Burglars take security camera

City offers negotiations for football

Economy claims two food shops

Few get H1N1 nasal vaccine in southwest GA

Football players penalized for pointing to the heavens

Georgia Lottery increases profits for HOPE & Pre-K

Girl sits in jail, charged with murder

Historic school location still serves the public

Lopez welcomes another big field to annual Hospice tournament

Marines show how it's done at Albany civic Center

MCLB Marine retires, encourages mentorship

Nicole Brown has court appearance

Sale by drink referendum on Nashville ballot

Severe storms damage homes, down trees

Severe weather hits Sumter Co. hard

South Georgia pounded by bad weather

Sprucing up Albany

Two teens arrested in carjacking case

Ty Ty cleans up after strong wind gusts

WG&L wants your help to keep street lights burning


 Saturday 10/17/2009

Blind community gathers for picnic social

Echols county man dies in car crash

Habitat for Humanity Volunteers needed

Inmate escapes in Lowndes County

Metal bands help raise $1,000 for Lily Pad



 Sunday 10/18/2009

Albany State wins in OT

Darton men's soccer shocks Georgia Perimeter

New museum will document center's history

Valdosta State beats Harding




 Monday 10/19/2009

APD investigates robbery charge

Buie surrenders to authorities

Business manager looking to expand downtown

Chilly night ends with man dying in fire

City insurance rates climb

Clinch Memorial Hospital ranks top in state

Deputies busy with evictions

Falcons lose Williams for season

Feds set up new bond financing program

Free tuition offered to nursing faculty

Georgia forestry values noted this week

Good samaritan helps catch robber

Health care debate continues in Homerville

Lowndes escapee re-captured

Pizzeria reports theft

Prosecutors to request no bail for Don Buie

Riding Center wants smooth ride to Special Olympics

Robber makes away with cash from Albany Arby's

Scams keep law enforcers busy

Specialists prepare heating units for winter

Still no sign of Buie

Sunbelt Ag Expo kicks off Tuesday

Teen tells police he was beaten

Thieves beat man, steal car

Weekly college football awards

You only need one tool for CPR: Your hands




 Tuesday 10/20/2009

32nd Annual Sunbelt Expo is underway

ASU answers call of business owners with Continuing Ed.

ASU to sign degree plan with Andrew College

City demos old apartments

City will send $ to ADICA

Cook Middle collects donations for soldiers

DARTS seeks feedback on transportation plan

Expo welcomes a steady crowd on Tuesday

Farmers are never far from money thoughts

Fatal wreck happens in Worth County

Flint River Cleanup Scheduled

Florida women busted for check scheme

Food Banks aided by Ga. peanuts

Gas prices up again

Georgia forestry values noted this week

Heavy demand for "To God Be The Glory" T-shirts

Lady Eagles win state title

Law enforcers on target during firearm training

Lee County softball ready for return to Elite 8

Mayor Adams wanted to give homeowner's some relief

One of Albany's unsightliest eyesores is gone

SW Georgia on worst poverty list

Thronateeska gears up for Holiday season

Two killed in Ocilla crash

Two killed in Ocilla crash

Vicar of Baghdad visits Americus

Viewpoint: When is a penalty justified?

WALB's Most Wanted: Rico Lumpkin

Woman killed in rural Worth wreck

Worth County named Colony Bank team of the week




 Wednesday  10/21/2009

Albany State kicker earns national honor

Auto task force shocked by state of GM, Chrysler

Blazers face must win game against #1 North Alabama

Breaking the cycle of 'just getting by'

Buie to request bail next week

Corps to release some Lake Lanier water

Deerfield-Winsdor cross country teams dominate region meet

Expo exhibitors have a lot to offer

Expo organizers pleased with day 2 turnout

Family burned out of home a second time

Farmers hurry peanut harvest between rain showers

Ga. executes man who killed store manager in 1994

GPS can steer your tractor

Grow your own veggies make a come back

Judge Purdom receives special award

Judgment House alternative to Halloween horrors

Knights ready for title rematch at Westfield

Leo the swan released to the pond

Local make-up artist helps cancer survivors

Local make-up artist to help cancer survivors with makeovers

Missing Fla. girl's body may be found in Charlton, Co., GA

Palmyra Hospital wins appeal to deliver babies

Phoebe-Sumter hosts Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

Public Welcome to Hear How-to's of Escape from Poverty

RV's get inspection at Sunbelt

Shoot a deer, help a charity

Sunbelt Ag Expo goes green

Team of specialists to boost expertise in state hospitals

Teens caught stealing in Mitchell Co.

Trucker has bond hearing



Thursday 10/22/2009
32nd annual Expo points out agriculture's importance

Albany law enforcement offers Fall Community Workshop

Bid on a playhouse, and help Lily Pad

BIG PIG JIG® 2009 Schedule of Events

Bobcats run by Albany High

Charlton body is that of missing Florida child

Congress extends hate crime protections to gays

Department of Energy: Some Energy Star appliances on the fritz

Dramatic comeback earns Lee QB player of week

Email scammers target Albany woman

Exchange Club installs Freedom Shrine

Farmers need hay

Ga Democrats launch site targeting state GOP

H.E.A.T. grant comes through

Hahira students stay drug-free in a magical way

Jobless Rate rises in South Georgia

Lady Trojans fall in first round of GHSA softball finals

Large companies suck funds from local pharmacies

Leo the swan didn't make it

Mediacom opens new location

Metro Albany's September unemployment rate rises to 10.3%

Money trouble for the Randolph Co. school system

Moultrie Police cruiser shot, GBI investigates

Music Day Celebration to stop the violence

NAACP elects DuBose to 3rd term as state president

New gangs show up in Albany

New partnership for ASU

Pony nearly dies after dog attack

Record enrollment at Darton

Shanon Buie surrenders

Someone shot at a Moultrie Police officer

South Georgia's cotton farmers skip Expo to work in fields

State superintendent Kathy Cox visits Albany schools

Teacher remembers Hahira woman killed in wreck

Viewpoint: 2010 Census will be diverse

Wildcats ready to get back on the field



 Friday 10/23/2009

#1 Lions crush Valdosta State's playoff hopes

2 killed in Georgia plane crash

APD officer shot and killed 48-year-old woman

Bainbridge College hosts Economics of Education Conference

Cook High falls in semifinals

Deal raises questions about flu medicine

Fire damages Ga. chicken plant

Flu absenteeism declines in SW Georgia

Food for Thought - Restaurant Inspections Oct. 8 - 22, 2009

Graham: Buie arrest a 'witch hunt'

High School Football Scores 10/16

NEW DETAILS; GBI: 'Victim had gun and a knife'

Nine arrested in prostitution sting

No sex offenders suspects in Fla. girl's death

Police arrest man for home improvement work fraud

Randolph board learns of their debt

Recovery center changing women's lives

Safe Communities Grant is renewed

School systems cut class days

Second Harvest teams with circus for free tickets

Shanon Buie fights extradition

Store video reveals scary Tifton robbery

Swine flu pediatric deaths in US rise to 95

Tifton sells trees to help Southwestern State

Yellow jacket hive poses danger to neighborhood



 Saturday 10/24/2009

Albany Tech students graduate

Church helps to feed area families

Funniest man in America came to Albany

GA District Attorney visits NAACP celebration

GBI: 'Victim had gun and a knife'

Lady Hornets finish 3rd in state

Monroe shuts out Westover

Riding Center has successful fundraiser

Rivers Alive clean-up to keep Flint trash free

Think Pink for Life encourages healthy living

Tuskegee hands Rams their first loss



 Sunday 10/25/2009

Car flips, sends ASU student to hospital

Moultrie family reflects on murdered relative

National home sales up, Albany sales down

Onyx the pony is dead

Spooky Halloween $$$$ for 2009




 Monday 10/26/2009

Buie denied bond

Cars used to smash into two Dougherty County stores

Chinese education dignitaries visit Albany

Coffee county man shot and killed

Community responds to pony death

Cuthbert burglars caught on surveillance video

First-time home buyer tax credit program expires soon

Former EPA official nominated to run Ga. EPD

GBI issues statement on Broxton death

Georgia DOT announces State Route 300 lane closure in Worth

High School Football Scores 10/23

Home invasion turns deadly in Coffee County

Isakson co-sponsors legislation to increase transparency

Local leaders will have H1-N1 clinic input

Man wrecks avoiding deer

Mistake helps inmate escape

More than 50 children rescued by Operation Cross Country IV

New information on fatal police shooting

No bond for Buie

Old building demolished at MCLB

Phoebe Sumter Medical Center to break ground

Preacher questions commission about black business

RiverQuarium/Thronateeska puts on Halloween event

Sex offender arrested for approaching children

Sex offender victims speak out

Stimulus grant helps Salvation Army assist the homeless

Tri-state identity fraud case ruins woman's credit

Woman survives 25 stab wounds



 Tuesday 10/27/2009

2009 Sunbelt Expo attendance drops

Albany to receive millions in federal money

Albany woman doesn't fall for scam

APD needs your help to solve Big K break-in

Candidate sets record for walking

Commissioners approve ADICA money, demolition help

D. A. gathers more records in Woods case

D.O.T. conducts Interstate Studies

Darton men not overlooking first round tourney opponent

Darton women ready for tournament

Dumping in Dixie: Group alleges environmental discrimination

Firefighters honored in Albany

Ga. congressmen set up water talks with Ala., Fla.

Gas prices go way up

Hundreds get helping hand with food

Hundreds get seasonal flu shots in their cars

Kellam investigated in Tifton

Lady Rams going pink for Alabama A&M

Lee Co. Deputy crashes cruiser on rain-slick road

New boat ramp for Lee County

Pecan thefts a huge problem in Thomas County

Pelham named Colony Bank team of the week

Reforestation begins through ARRA Grants

Retired teacher announces candidacy for school board

Sex offender laws, other measures protect students

Sex offender recently released from prison

Slain north Florida girl to be laid to rest

State sponsors teen driver website

Suspect in racial attack granted bond

Treasury allocates $2.2 billion in bonds for renewable energy

Valdosta looks to fill several board vacancies

Viewpoint: Timing and broadcasting of CG drill caused problems

West remains in Clayton Co. jail




 Wednesday 10/28/2009

93-year-old charged with battery, stalking

Advance voting goes slowly in Valdosta

Albany churches give alternatives to Halloween

Albany Tech hosts Chinese delegation

Blazers going for pride and bragging rights at West Georgia

Byne golfer gets three-peat

Champion sky diver talks about his passion

Commissioner: Don't penalize flood victims for filing claims

Darton men reach GJCAA final four

Gun violence in Moultrie raises concern

Have you bought a 'Ring of Re'?

Kellam booked into Dougherty jail

Lady Rams fall to A&M

Lawmakers urge governors to start water talks

Lay-a-way may help give retailers, consumers good holiday

Marine Base shows off new housing

Police investigate Moultrie shooting

Posey named Minor League Player of the Year

Salvation Army is seeing demand grow this holiday

School gets lunch money squared away

Stakes even bigger for Rams this week

Tech colleges hit record enrollment

The Salvation Army to spread Christmas cheer

This Is It makes history

Too fat to kill? Fla. man uses weight as a defense

UGA names compliance chief for athletes

Valdosta hospital gets newly renovated chapel

Van catches fire after wreck in Valdosta

Vehicles collide on GA 300

Veterans meet to discuss health care

Wet weather keeps Georgia cotton farmers out of field



Thursday 10/29/2009
Albany man recognized for life-saving work

Body found in Coffee County cotton field

Buie attorney wants trial moved

Buie's attorney files for change of venue

Coffee Co. pot, money seized

Congressman Marshall to hold Tifton town hall meeting

Convicted sex offender denied bond

Darton College gets some visitors

DOT announces Construction on I-75

Fourth quarter explosion gives Valdosta State win at West Georgia

Freedom brief for Turner Co. Inmate

Fullington stuns Randolph-Southern

Ga. Southern student to carry Olympic Torch

Gangs to be watched on Halloween

Georgia Work Ready receives ACT Award

Gunshot victim arrested in Lowndes Co.

Inmate attacks deputy during medical trip

Lady Blazers knock off Lady Rams in volleyball

Lowndes Co. Woman kidnapped and robbed at her home

Lowndes sheriff investigates kidnapping, robbery

Man guards his property, shoots pecan thief in the arms

Monroe's Whitfield takes home player of the week honors

More charges filed against sex offender

Nearly 200 Tifton workers will soon lose their jobs

New MacGregor owners like "Thieves in the Night"

Phoebe pediatric playroom gets brighter

Police probe Salt Lick break in

Police respond to Albany's main Post Office

Postmaster faces man with gun at Post Office

Radical church vision changes lives

Reed Bingham State Park hosts Fall Festival

Shaw cuts back Tifton yarn plant

Special report: Nowhere to Run

Tifton Walmart Unveils New Design

Tifton's Veazey injured in auto accident

Valdosta motel clerk robbed and pistol whipped

Viewpoint: Chinese Tire Tariff

Vigil against domestic violence

Westover, Perry go the distance in region cross country

WG&L considers pay as you go meters

WG&L employees' insurance rises

WG&L to support EDC

Woman's body found in Coffee County

Yellow Jackets hosting rematch with Westside




 Friday 10/30/2009

Albany Haverty's closing

APD makes headway in cold murder case

Arrests made, more expected in McPherson murder

Boo at the Zoo

Car used in store smash and grab found

City won't back Cutliff Grove project

Credit union employees donate to Open Arms

Fall Fest fun at St. Teresa's

Food for Thought - Restaurant Inspections Oct. 23 - 28, 2009

Ga. may adopt Halloween restrictions for offenders

Halloween traffic patrols on lookout for drunk drivers

HHS: Health insurance reform will reduce costs

High Schoolers learn about science

Hurricanes Rawls makes preseason team

Man sentenced to life in prison for child molestation

More people in Albany are buckling up

Morehouse graduate confirmed as Surgeon General

Need a job? Call the sheriff

New elderly housing project starts

OSHA issues record-breaking fines to BP

Pecan farmer stands up to thieves

Seven soldiers killed in Afghan crash

Slow down in construction zones

Someone stole $7,500 horse

State retains ‘Triple-a' bond ratings

Students arrested on drug charges

Suspects hide, but can't escape

Three arrested for kidnapping, robbery

Toddler in critical condition after he was brutally beaten

WALB viewers turn in suspects



 Saturday 10/31/2009

Albany State beats Morehouse

Another arrest made in Ricardo McPherson murder case

Bus headed to Albany overturns on I-75

Darton cross country wins region title

Darton women back in finals

Finish line out of sight for one runner

Law Enforcement focuses on Halloween safety

Soccer season ends for Darton


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