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 >>
September 17, 2003
(Charlotte, North Carolina-AP) -- As North Carolina residents are urged to make final preparations for Hurricane Isabel, home improvement stores are seeing a rush to their shelves.
A regional president for The Home Depot, Tom Taylor, says Kitty Hawk was extremely busy before today. He says people have been driving inland to get supplies such as plywood, generators and chainsaws.
Taylor says stores have been busy from Wilmington north to Richmond and Virginia Beach.
Meanwhile, officials at Lowe's set up a command post in Wilkesboro, where a team of about 15 employees is dispatching supplies to areas where the demand is highest. The team can track hundreds of truckloads of goods.
Lowe's vice president Greg Forester says there's customer demand from Wilmington up to the Maryland-Delaware area. About 100 Lowe's stores are affected by the increased demand for emergency supplies, and Lowe's estimates it's sold 10,000 generators in the past nine days.