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 >>
March 21, 2003
ALBANY - Restaurants around the country are turning their sets from basketball to bombing runs. The crowds that gather aren't cheering, but quietly they are applauding America's efforts. "We've been following it on TV and keeping up. I think so far coalition been doing pretty good job," Fred Orton said.
"I'm with President Bush all the way," Rachel Cherry said.
For some South Georgians it's a matter of patriotism, but for others it's because of worries about Iraq's weapons and it's leader's unwillingness to compromise.
"If chemical and biological warfare got in wrong hands which it is, think what it could do to us," Jerry Pemberthy said.
"People don't realize how easy it would be for them to come over and attack us, U.S. is too trusting, to forgiving of people," Connie Jarett said.
What would make Operation Iraqi Freedom a success? To that, there only seems to be one answer.
"I just hope they get him," Orton said. "Don't let him slip out this time they need to get him," Jarett said.
Debate on whether Saddam is dead or alive, will likely dominate lunchroom conversations for some time, as people continue talking and reading about the war.