Newscenter 10 Archives, August, 2003 - WALB.com, Albany News, Weather, Sports

Newscenter 10 Archives, August, 2003

 

 

 

Friday 8/1/2003
ASU student missing for 2 weeks
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Baker County sheriff turns in badge View

Cross-country soldier support View

Drive safely, school starts Monday View

Food for Thought View

Healthbeat: Stop Snoring! View

High School Football Preview Schedule View

Lake Park council votes to remove mayor View

Lee All-Stars one win away from state title View

Liquor licenses suspended View

Man drowns in creek View

Nationally, people are getting more immunizations View

New speed dating service shuts down View

Rain helps Georgia's butterfly population View

Reporting birds with potential West Nile virus View

Stop Identity Crime View

Teen struck by lightning is okay View

Valdosta pastor remembers fallen soldier View

Windows to your soul also reveal health View

Saturday 8/2/2003
A cancer survivor celebrates turning 90
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Club makes free ID cards for children View

Sunday 8/3/2003
A league of their own
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Double trouble View

Ft. Benning soldiers demonstrate jump View

Jackets ready to sting View
Stayin' alive View


Monday 8/4/2003

Back to work View

Days of rain flood South Georgia homes View

Dougherty students are back in school View

Education department delays report on school performance View

Home Remedies: What Grandma told you about getting well View

Industrial Authority opens incubator site View

Inmate made several suicide attempts View

Insect problems growing in South Georgia View

Lee All-Stars coming home View

Man accused of killing migrant worker View

National Night Out to fight crime View

New motion in Bill Scheer case View

New trial for Sydney Dorsey denied View

Police charge 8 in gambling bust View

Reward offered for missing mom and son View

Sheriff's lawyer may cost County View

Son of Morgan official denied bond View

Stuffed animals help first responders View

Too much rain floods homes and yards View

VSU assistant new ABAC hoops coach View

Wildcats begin a new era View

Tuesday 8/5/2003
10 Country: Willis’ Big Bangs
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BENS visits Moody Air Force Base View
Blazers pick to win a record fourth GSC title View
Cuthbert man drowns in pool View
Flood waters not budging much View
Help is on the way for homeless and runaway youths View
Lightning strikes Dougherty County home View
Lowndes Teacher of the Year View
Mayor hits it big in the lottery View
National Night Out seeks to fight crime View
Rain drainage problems in Dougherty County View
Rams report to camp View
Row-bot gives farmers a break View
State releases needs improvement list View
Students attend ABAC/UGA orientation View
UGA hosts Muscadine Day View
Vienna rallies to win state Legion title View
Vikings feeling comfortable View
Viral meningitis outbreak in North Georgia View
Young man killed in wreck View


Wednesday 8/6/2003
#1 Ranked Blazers hit practice field
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2003 season off to tough start for Packers View
Baby dogs View
Butterflies, Butterflies Everywhere View
DC Sheriff and Commissioners appear in court View
Defibrillator provided for Lee County Senior Center View
Dougherty Superintendent reacts to list View
Firefighters try new suits View
Jackets get passing grades View
Junk or treasure? View
Marijuana, moonshine mills busted View
Mom accuses day care worker of abuse View
Needs-Improvement Schools List View
Pinnacle West fire View
School Report View
State releases needs improvement list View
Tobacco harvesting underway in South Georgia View
Trench Warfare museum display View
Two golfers play their way into U.S. Amateur Championship View



Thursday  8/7/2003

Accused arsonist escapes View

Albany State football player dies View

ASU football player dies during workout View

Bartow Co. man first Georgian this year with West Nile View

Blue Devils hope to wing it on the ground View

Clerks attend alcohol training seminar View

Education Chief visits South Georgia View

Families of Airmen receive contributions View

Fatal rail accident investigated View

Firefighters fight flooded roads to get to house fire View

GSW coach dies at 38 View

Home Remedies: What Grandma told you about getting well View

Mom accuses day care worker of abuse View

Needs-Improvement Schools List View

Plains P. D. goes 10-7 View

Public Works tries to block flooding View

Safe driving in rainy conditions View

Some colleges have defibrillators for emergencies View

Teen develops Youth Summit at High School View

Teen drowns in flood water View

Track your lost pet View

War is a life-changing event View


Fr iday 8/8/2003

Adel home invasion View

Albany Mall's Cool School Kit View

ASU returns to practice Saturday View

Braves win 8th straight against Cardinals View

Cardiac arrest often comes without warning View

Construction worker dies on the job View

Food for Thought View

Hahira city council gets a raise View

Jackets move Bilbo to RB View

Judge rules for sheriff View

MCLB requires hands free device for cell phones View

New medical facility opens at MCLB View

Remains of WWII veteran identified View

Serial rape suspect indicted View

Speedbusters has plenty of business View

Sylvester bank robbed at gunpoint View

Trojans get physical View

Terrell Superintendent under investigation View

UGA will start season without Curry View

Volunteers need more equipment View

Young turkey hunter makes history View

  

Saturday 8/9/2003

Bearcats look to return to playoffs View

Bistro goes out of business View

Falcons squander lead View

Flood victims clean up View

Gold Wingers cruise through South Georgia View

Lemonade stand money goes to the dogs View

Mars closes in on Earth View

The road to recovery View

Traffic jam on Highway 82 View

Sunday 8/10/2003

Accused arsonist still on the run View

Baconton family tries to save home View

D-lightful! View

Young Syrupmakers look to return to winning ways View


Monday 8/11/2003

Albany teacher inspires young author View
Darton feels ASU's pain for Blanding's death View
Experienced Cougar defense looks to improve View
Gator sighting in Lee County backyard View

Getting South Georgians back in the air View
High School Football Preview Schedule (REVISED) View
It's costing more at the gas pump View
Lee All-Stars win DYB opener View
Lowndes schools start with fewer teachers and full classes View

Man pretending to be a police officer View
More people, less money View

Pit bull mauls child View

Pit bull mauls young boy, but most dogs could bite View
President Holmes gives State of ASU address View

Suntrust suspect goes to court View
Tragedy strikes SWGA school View
VSU plans for a year of progress View

Watkins heading to ABAC View

Tuesday 8/12/2003

APD under fire from Commissioner View

Argument leads brutal stabbing View

Braves trade for bullpen help View

Business re-coups after arson View

Chemical death still under investigation View

Deputy arrested and charged with battery View

Family arrested for prescription fraud View

Fire fighter on trial for child molestation View

Former Albany commissioner receives honor View

Former high school coach indicted View

Hotel shooting suspect arrested View

Jurors may decide Commission/Sheriff lawsuit View

Moody's Civil Engineering changes command View

More VA clinics for Georgia? View

Never try to move the pan during a stove fire View

Odom housing complex opens View

Real estate robber caught View

Smoother college transition for Dougherty students View

Trojans excited about returning cast View

Woman watches as her home heads for water View



Wednesday 8/13/2003

Brooks County man dies in fire View

DCP officer saves victim's life View

Farmers hope for a dry harvest View

Former APD officers speak out about force View

Historic building to be demolished View

Horses valuable commodity in Georgia View

Hotel shooting suspect identified View

Lee All-Stars win DYB opener View

Lee County plays another day at DYB World Series View

New businesses for Dawson View

Police officer shoots hand View

Prize car leaves winner walking View

Racing fans revving up over new peanut flour cake View

River Center halfway there View

Teen accused of killing puppy at school View

Teens impersonate officers View

The King's Ransom View

Tracking Alzheimers' patients View
 

Thursday 8/14/2003

10 Country: Tommy’s Sunny Gifts View

Bank restricts walk-in customers View

Banks fight counterfeit checks View

Bikers get ready for ride to the beach View

Broad Avenue to close during sidewalk construction View

City complains over tax revenue split View

Convenience store burglarized View

Day care center will not be charged with abuse View

Golfers play under moonlight for charity View

Lee All-Stars coming home View

Local Sports Scoreboard View

Miller cuts jobs in Albany View

Parents upset about school bus cutbacks View

Patriots learning on the fly View

Proposed VA clinics for Georgia View

Pulp wood worker killed on the job View

Rylander working out payment plan View

Transition home running smoothly View

Valdosta police search for robber View

VSU students move into dorms View

Wreck ties up traffic on Slappey View

 


 

Friday 8/15/2003

Acquitted fireman still suspended View

Argument over eyeglasses leads to shooting View

Braves hammer Big Unit and D'backs View

Dangerous dogs may get stricter rules View

Explosion seriously injures two; leaves school without power View

Gang members retaliate against resident View

Hurried lifestyles tempts car thieves View

Moody Airmen compete for "Big Dog" title View

Parents convicted of beating toddler View

Police seek suspect in afternoon shooting View

Power outages can happen anywhere View

Small plane accidents aren't uncommon View

South Georgia star comes back home View

Starbucks bringing in bucks for community View

Superintendent says school report misleading View

Tift schools make the grade View

Truck driver sentenced for fatal accident View



Saturday 8/16/2003

Bikers head to Panama City to fight Muscular Dystrophy View

Is Albany prepared for a blackout? View

Red Cross pleads for blood donors View



Sunday 8/17/2003
 Injury update
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Something to prove View

Theater fight may have been gang initiation View

Pelham man stabbed to death View

Veterans prepare for Salute to Military Week View

Woman is stabbed outside convenience store View

Vick sidelined View

Ready for repeat View



 

Monday 8/18/2003

ABAC president speaks from rooftop View

Blackout may result in blood shortage View

Braves' Franco on DL View

Casino's fate sealed View

Continuing a tradition View

Darton expects another record enrollment View

Double stabbing in Mitchell County View

Gas prices soar in South Georgia View

German gunmaker comes to Georgia View

Love the chirping of frogs? Get it on CD View

Macon dancers charged with sex acts View

NE power outage hurts blood supply View

Saxby: Saddam capture imminent View

SWAT Team called to early morning disturbance View

Teen survives deadly crash View

Theater beefs up security View

Two Albany homes burn because of cooking fires View

Valdosta businesses salute military View

VSU's Erwin off to good start at U.S. Amateur View

Tuesday 8/19/2003

10 Country: Ed’s Resurrection Service View

1994 Flood victims talk about predictions View

2003 looks like a banner year for peanut producers View

ASU wants stadium money View

Budget cuts hit extra-curricular programs View

Business blues for downtown merchants View

Four children and driver injured in wreck View

Garden club adds blooms to Habitat house View

Local Sports Scoreboard View

More services for booming Hispanic population View

Onyx back on track View

Rams believe in Brantley View

Residents oppose property tax increase View

SAM Shortline expanding to Savannah View

Truck bombing an act of frustration View

Valdosta residents fear for their safety View

Vick's injury dampens mood in Atlanta View

Vienna AC plant to close View
VSU's Erwin off to good start at U.S. Amateur View


Wednesday 8/20/2003

Another South Ga. soldier welcomed home View

ASU classes underway View

Disabled girl left in hot school bus View

Extended bar hours in Americus? View

Firefighter shocked during blaze View

Henna tattoos getting a bad name? View

Moody Airman earns U.S. citizenship View

More Police to patrol stadium and cinema View

Moultrie golf team going to nationals View

New bar opposed by neighbors View

New team, same goal View

Running for office comes with a fee -- 75 cents View

Man dies in work related accident View

Teen survives deadly crash View

Teens caught in sex act View

Men robbed after their car is rammed View

Valdosta post office gets new name View
Warrant issued for bank robber View

 

 

Thursday 8/21/2003

Ben Hill couple busted for meth View

"No Child Left Behind" act has parents curious about the process View

Berrien Co. gets new youth center View

Bypass accident snarls traffic View

Cavaliers ready to defend state title View

Colony Bank robbery trial set for next month View

Eagles await payday View

Family expands wine business View

Former nurse accused of sexually abusing patient View

Free backpacks support kids in need View

Grady Co. man dies in wreck View

Grand jury indicts man on voluntary manslaughter View

Internet bombarded with worms View

Local Sports Scoreboard (August 21, 2003) View

Meth lab found in Brooks County View

Patriot Act defended and criticized View

Police warn of fake cop View

Pre-trial hearing for Bill Scheer View

Ramada Limited in Albany robbed View

Republicans focus on grassroot efforts View

Streamlining emergency response in South Georgia View

Thieves love Escalades View

UPDATED High School Football Preview Schedule View

Woman hit during home invasion in Northwest Albany View



Friday 8/22/2003

10 Commandments not basis of Law View

Boat wreck ends fatally View

Body identified in Valdosta View

City revitalizes neighborhood View

Day of caring View

Deputies perfect high speed driving skills View

Dougherty schools serve up the hot meals View

Faith Based program starts in Albany View

Finance company robbed at gunpoint View

Indians ready to take next step View

Moody Appreciation Fair View

Vietnam veteran awards son's Purple Heart View

Saturday 8/23/2003

Another Albany store robbed View

Childbirth class reunites View

Habitat dedicates new home View

Local Sports Scoreboard (August 23, 2003) View

Riding high View

Rebels solid up front View

 

Sunday 8/24/2003

Albany Marine dies in wreck View

Armed robber still on the loose View

Church holds services in new sanctuary View

Couple opens all-girl dorm View

Mother pleads not guilty to murder charges View

Three men arrested in drug bust View

Town celebrates soldier's homecoming View




 

Monday 8/25/2003
10 Country: Bobby’s Running Wild View

A brand new nest View

Alumni to march again View

Bus driver arrested View

Car insurance will cost you more View

Casino demolition underway View

DC Commissioners urged to oppose Patriot Act View

Deputies indicted on federal charges View

Drug Unit stays busy View

Eagles aiming higher in '03 View

Educating the community about gang violence View

Gas prices are Up, Up, and Away View

Genetic disease doesn't stop runner View

Homerville man escapes from jail View

Keeping MCLB off the closure list View

Man pleads guilty to testify against sheriff View

Power outage still forcing blood shortage View

Students learn life lessons through construction View

Theater mischief making suspects face tougher charges View

V.S.U. offers a glance at Mars View

Woman sentenced for arson View

 

Tuesday 8/26/2003

10 Country: Bobby’s Running Wild View

A furry addition comes to Chehaw Park View

Carter wants clean burning fuel for Georgia View

Cops learn "Survival Spanish" View

Couple reunites after being married over phone View

Dougherty County Sheriff defends indicted jailers View

Georgia SAT scores rank lowest in country View

Going out in style View

Gospel singer writes, records Rudolph ballad View

High school freshman injured in football scrimmage View

High speed chase ends in crash View

Indictments handed down in Catfish House arson View

Inspector general recommends higher standards for flights View

International students work harder for visas View

Pay raises may be in future for APD View

Pilots want administration to speed weapons training View

QB battle at VSU View

Quitman men charged in web porn case View

SAT statistics are misleading View

SWGA gets millions in OneGeorgia awards View

The past shapes the future for an Albany bar View

Tips on stopping neck pain View

UGA student charged in Lake Blackshear accident View

 


Wednesday 8/27/2003

Albany native ready to block the Bulldogs View

Alleged bank robber indicted View

Another arrested for leaving child in hot school bus View

Construction finally ends on Bemiss Road View

Deputy attacked by dog View

EMS team takes first place in competition View

Flu shot vaccine to be plentiful View

Former YMCA employee pleads not guilty View

Health department distributes car seats View

Local Sports Scoreboard-August 27, 2003 View

Moore ready to dive on international stage View

New school causes problems View

Pay raises may be in future for APD View

Police officer shoots armed robber View

Pre-trial hearing for suspended sheriff delayed View

Red Cross volunteers get pat on back View

Smoltz goes on disabled list View

South Georgia trio suspected in burglary ring View

South Georgians trying to get a close look at Mars View

Staying on top View

Store camera leads to arrest View

Toddler killed by yellow jackets View

Veterans monument underway View

Woman tries to beat train, and loses View


Thursday 8/28/2003

Airmen, canines welcomed home View

Cougars changing to ground attack View

Emergency communications down for more than an hour View

Goodbye to the plow and harrow View

"Hands Across the Border" pledges to protect motorists View

Notorious drug suspect arrested View

Race Rusty Wallace View

See Mars in Americus View

Softball tournament in Albany View

Soldier receives medals sixty years late View

South Georgia man remembers March on Washington View

Three armed men robbed Subway during shooting View

Tips for a safe holiday weekend on the water View



Friday 8/29/2003
ASU supporters raising money for stadium View

City of Valdosta hires firm for cable study View

City works to save MCLB View

City's emergency communications restored View

Do Not Call deadline is Sunday View

Don't fall for trendy Diet Scams View

Fire Fighters recognized View

Food for Thought View

Free day at Chehaw Park View

Labor Day travel View

Lung transplant proves healing for preteen View

Man is charged for having dangerous dog View

Mediacom warns cable thieves View

P. R. exec charged with kiddie porn View

South Georgia farmers harvesting corn View

Students rock school View

Youngster found in roadway View

Youth volunteer arrested for child molestation View

10 Country: Raleigh’s Addictive Flowers View

Saturday 8/30/2003

Blazers continue streak over Rams View

High School Football Scoreb, oard View

Local Sports Scoreboard-August 30, 2003 View

Sunday 8/31/2003

Albany soldier returns home View

ASU inducts six new members to Hall of Fame View

Flea Market Finds View

Horse injured by hit and run View

House fire leaves family homeless View

Pelham loses three businesses to fire; witnesses say it was arson View

Police investigate late night homicide View

Monday 9/1/2003
Child bitten by snake, rushed to hospital View

Families enjoy Labor day fun View

Labor Day Blood Drive Bust View

Man dies in train, truck collision View

Pelham fire damage extensive View

Water wars go to court View

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