Thursday, June 20 2013 12:09 AM EDT2013-06-20 04:09:02 GMT
The Albany Water Gas and light commission is preparing customers for a change that starts soon for those who pay with debit or credit cards. WG&L leaders say the utility is paying $20,000 dollars a monthMore >>
The Albany Water Gas and light commission is preparing customers for a change that starts soon for those who pay with debit or credit cards.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:41 PM EDT2013-06-20 03:41:18 GMT
An Albany man who was born when Woodrow Wilson was president celebrated his birthday today. Century Pines Assisted Living Center threw a party for resident Charles Walker who turned 101 today. Walker wasMore >>
An Albany man who was born when Woodrow Wilson was president celebrated his birthday today.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:34 PM EDT2013-06-20 03:34:54 GMT
For years, the area right across the street from the RiverQuarium has been rundown, but that's changing. A couple of businesses are thriving there. The new art park is open, and a sidewalk improvementMore >>
For years, the area right across the street from the RiverQuarium has been rundown, but that's changing.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:20 PM EDT2013-06-20 03:20:33 GMT
Downtown Albany leaders are looking for ways to make sure the Flint Riverquarium remains an important part of downtown for years to come. Tonight, The Albany Dougherty Inner City Authority board began discussionsMore >>
Downtown Albany leaders are looking for ways to make sure the Flint Riverquarium remains an important part of downtown for years to come.More >>
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 >>
June 23, 2005
Coffee County- The house at 209 Beasly Lane in Pridgen is now the scene of a crime. Deputies and GBI agents went to the house as a part of a missing person's investigation, but when they got there they didn't find the man they were looking for. They found a body.
"Some agents from the Region 4 GBI office and the Coffee County Sheriff's office came out this morning as a result of a check on a search they were doing. A body was located inside the residence," says special agent in charge Jeff Evans.
Agents say the body appears to have been there for some time. Coffee County sheriff Rob Smith says his deputies had been to the house about three weeks ago for a welfare check on the man that lives there, 32 year old Zaran Claude Watts. Watts wasn't there, the doors were locked, and deputies had no reason to believe anything was wrong inside the house. Still Watts is missing.
When asked whether family members thought Watts could be out of town, or if it was unusual for him to leave without notifying anyone, Evans said," can't comment. Not going to comment."
Officials confirmed that family members reported Watts' disappearance two months ago. He was last seen in Coffee County.
Agents also say there were no signs of forced entry to the home, but whose body was found inside the home, and how that person died are questions they have no answers to right now.
The body will be taken to the GBI crime lab in Moultrie for an autopsy. Officials say they hope to have it identified by Friday morning.