Thursday, May 23 2013 5:19 PM EDT2013-05-23 21:19:44 GMT
One south Georgia law enforcement agency recently received much needed financial help for a mandatory upgrade. The Thomasville Police department got an $8,000 grant from the Governor's Office of HighwayMore >>
The Thomasville Police department got an $8,000 grant from the Governor's Office of Highway Safety.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 5:13 PM EDT2013-05-23 21:13:37 GMT
Army Specialist Ciara Smith surprised her son Devin Lewis and her mother Carla Williams today at Devin's Kindergarten graduation at Harper Elementary School in Thomasville. Smith just returned from herMore >>
Army Specialist Ciara Smith surprised her son Devin Lewis and her mother Carla Williams today at Devin's Kindergarten graduation at Harper Elementary School in Thomasville.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 5:06 PM EDT2013-05-23 21:06:59 GMT
A south Georgia soldier is enjoying her first night with her family in months. She returned to Quitman today after a 10-month deployment in Afghanistan. And she surprised her son and her mother at herMore >>
A south Georgia soldier is enjoying her first night with her family in months.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 5:04 PM EDT2013-05-23 21:04:16 GMT
All non-essential employees at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany have been sent home for the day due to a sudden drop in water pressure. Base officials say the water is either running extremely low orMore >>
The command is still investigating the cause of this specific leak and will provide up-to-date information to the public as well as its workforce as to the causes and preventative measures that will take place in the future.More >>
April 8, 2003
Albany -- National and International business leaders will tour Albany Friday when the state's Red Carpet Tour returns to Southwest Georgia for the first time in 7 years.
Southwest Georgia economic development officials were making last minute plans for hosting the Red Carpet tour's four hour visit to Albany.
38 business and industry heads from 16 states and 3 foreign nations will take part in the 44th Annual Tour of Georgia. The hope is the business leaders will be impressed enough to bring their industry to Southwest Georgia.
Television personality and naturalist Jim Fowler, who helped design the Parks at Chehaw, will be one of the speakers on the tour. Fowler said "How we treat the Earth affects our human welfare and our quality of life. And our national security. It's very important, and I'm very glad to see the businessmen of Georgia coming down and having exposure to a place like Chehaw Park."
More than 700 volunters will help greet The Red Carpet Tour visitors. They will be wined and dined at the Municipal Auditorium and Chehaw.
Lt. Governor Mark Taylor will be one of the hosts of the Red Carpet Tour visitors.