Wednesday, June 19 2013 6:51 PM EDT2013-06-19 22:51:07 GMT
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 >>
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Wednesday, June 19 2013 6:49 PM EDT2013-06-19 22:49:38 GMT
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 >>
TIFTON, GA (WALB) - A day after police issued murder warrants against a man wanted in a deadly Tifton shooting, the suspect surrendered to police.
Sheddrick Frager,who's accused of gunning down a Florida man in broad daylight outside the Ramada Limited Thursday, agreed to cooperate with police and turn himself in after a joint effort between the community and several enforcement agencies.
Guests and employees at Days Inn are relieved murder suspect Sheddrick Frager is behind bars after Tifton Police Charged him with the murder of 33-year old Joe Sylhomme of North Lauderdale, Florida.
Erica Webb works at the Days Inn right next to the Ramada. They're under the same parent company.
"I'm so glad they caught him," Webb said. "Business was slow that day because people saw the crime scene tape and police officers, but things are back to normal now."
Tifton Police Detective Lee Dunston says Frager came forward after close friends and family encouraged him to. The joint effort between the community, Crisp County and Turner County Sheriff's Offices allowed police to serve a warrant on Frager.
Police booked Frager in the Tift County Jail. It gives everyone in the community a little peace of mind. The motive of the shooting is unknown at this time.
Police have sent evidence to the crime lab in Moultrie for further investigation.