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 >>
July 21, 2004
Albany-- A new school board member will replace the current Dougherty County School Board Chairman. Dougherty County Democratic party chairman James Bush upset incumbent C. W. Grant by just 65 votes.
Bush says he wants to help the school board get a fresh start. "I plan to work with everybody. I want to be my own person, look at the issues and support our young people."
Grant says he understands if the voters want new representation, and he will not ask for a recount. "If the electorates in District 5 decide they would like to have someone else to represent them as they have done so, that's fine with me. That's democracy, that's what America is all about."
C. W. Grant served a term and a half on the school board. He replaced Robert Cross who died in office.
Dougherty County decided to keep the school board member who represents the entire county tonight. Richard Anson won by more than 1700 votes over Henry Brown.
Anson says that tells him a lot about what voters are thinking. "It tells me they're keyed in on the issues and reasonably satisfied with my job performance and once again, I want to thank the voters and my supporters."
This will be Richard Anson's third term on the board.