February 16, 2005
Albany- The Worth County Sheriff says he doesn't plan to suspend a deputy who was indicted Wednesday on a felony charge stemming from a bar fight.
A Dougherty County grand jury indicted Deputy Leonard Davis for aggravated assault.
He and Chief Deputy Bobby Sapp were in a fight in an Albany bar last November. The deputies thought someone was trying to manhandle a disabled customer, even though that man said they weren't.
Investigators say Davis cut a man with a knife. Sapp was not indicted because prosecutors say he'll accept a plea deal.
Albany's police chief responded to concerns about the nonstop gunfire happening in one South Albany neighborhood.
Phoebe Putney Hospital recently upgraded a device that will give patients with irregular heartbeats more surgical options.
NASCAR is at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend, but with rain in the forecast, it is stirring up a debate between the track and the drivers.
The Worth County's Best Friends Humane Society's biggest fundraiser of the year is just around the corner and tickets are selling out fast.
Spring pollens have made an early appearance this year in Southwest Georgia.