Saturday, May 18 2013 8:00 AM EDT2013-05-18 12:00:09 GMT
In its effort to hire 10,000 new employees in May, Dollar General will host a career fair at Dollar General located at 2017 N Slappey Blvd. in Albany, Ga. on Saturday, May 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.More >>
The event is held as part of the major retailer's effort to hire 10,000 new employees in May...More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:59 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:59:20 GMT
The family of an Albany teenager who died on Friday, isn't sure how they'll pay for her funeral. 16-year old Keyanna Lang died from a heart condition. Due to her illness the family couldn't keep lifeMore >>
The family of an Albany teenager who died on Friday, isn't sure how they'll pay for her funeral.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:58 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:58:09 GMT
A student-led effort to help cancer survivors ended up being a big success at a Lee County School. Friday students at Twin Oaks elementary school donated the proceeds from their effort to the Cancer CoalitionMore >>
A student-led effort to help cancer survivors ended up being a big success at a Lee County School. Friday students at Twin Oaks elementary school donated the proceeds from their effort to the Cancer Coalition of Southwest Georgia.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:44 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:44:12 GMT
Furloughs for Marine Corps Logistics Base workers could start in less than two months. About 2,000 workers at the Albany base will have to take up to 11 unpaid days off in the next fiscal year that startsMore >>
Furloughs for Marine Corps Logistics Base workers could start in less than two months.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:43 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:43:28 GMT
The Rat Pack came back to Albany Friday night. Sinatra and Friends performed at Doublegate Country Club to raise money for the Albany Symphony Association. The guys who play the roles of Frank Sinatra,More >>
People danced the night away to Frank Sinatra tunes.More >>
ADEL, GA (WALB) -
Information from MADD-
Adel, GA - (WALB) - South Georgia MADD Chapter members will meet on Sunday, April 18 at 4 p.m. at Western-Sizzlin Restaurant, on 4th Street at I-75 Exit 39 in Adel.
They will discuss their new website and upcoming events. Both locating victims of DUI drivers, their families and friends is a priority.
The Mothers Against Drunk Driving South Georgia group wants to expand its' membership within their regional area:
Atkinson, Baker, Ben Hill, Berrien, Brooks, Clinch, Coffee, Colquitt, Cook, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Echols, Grady, Irwin, Lanier, Lee, Lowndes, Miller, Mitchell, Seminole, Thomas, Tift and Worth counties. It is their goal to develop at least one Community Action Site Leader for each county.
Chapter membership in MADD South Georgia is free and open to the public. Their membership is comprised of MADD Community Action Site volunteers who all share one thing in common: they are united in the passionate pursuit of putting an end to impaired driving, preventing underage drinking, and serving victims of this violent.
Persons who have been convicted of a DUI offense are welcome as long as their sentence is complete.
MADD South Georgia could be called "Many" Against Drunk Driving, but are actually known as Mothers Against Drunk Driving South Georgia. It is a group comprised of mothers, fathers, daughters, sons, friends, relatives, and neighbors who look out for each other and their community. They volunteer their time because somebody's child is going to experience the problems that come from drunk driving.
All interested persons are invited to attend the meeting or leave a message on their new website. They may also call Gary Robinson, Community Action Site Leader at 229-237-9498.