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 >>
Agents say that police responded to the apartment because of a burglar alarm. Officers found the back door broken open and went inside. That's where they detected a strong odor of marijuana, and saw pot in plain view.More >>
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 >>
November 20, 2003 Tifton- Stacey Beckham spends most of her time these days with 19-month-old Chase.
She knows it's time well spent. Like many women, Stacey once faced the difficulties of infertility.
"When we were going through it, there was really nothing as far as support services," Beckham said. "You were pretty much limited to being on-line and finding people in chat rooms and that sort of thing."
So she helped the Tift Regional Medical Center begin the fertility support group for men and women. The group meets at the hospital on the last Thursday of each month at 6p.m.
"You can see the connections and the second people are walking in they're asking, how did this go for you and how are you doing," she said.
The group gives people a place to be surrounded by others who understand, because infertility is emotionally devastating and sometimes, financially draining. Everyone here brings a different story and a different perspective to the table. There are even those who've chosen adoption.
"We spent years trying to have a child and the fact is my husband and I are still infertile," said Lisa Lacy, a group member. "The odds are very slim that I will ever actually give birth to a child."
A trip here may not lead to answers, but it will make a hard road easier to travel.
"A lot of family members even don't know that their family members, daughters and sisters are going through this type of thing so you've go to have some sort of release," Beckham said. "And so this is that place for them."
Now, Stacey has the Chase of her life in front of her. But she'll never forget the days when she wondered if he would ever run into her life at all.