August 09, 2005
Thomasville-- A Thomas County man is facing charges for raping a 13 year old girl with mental disabilities.
27 year old Eric Williams was arrested Monday night. Investigators say he attacked the girl in May behind an old school in Ochlocknee. They add that they're not sure whether Williams knew her.
Four years ago, Williams was accused of sodomizing a 15 year old boy who was also mentally challenged. Authorities say that case was dismissed because of a technicality.
The Smarr-Smith Foundation has teamed up with Sunbelt Ford of Americus to raise money for the foundation.
The City of Moultrie is holding a public hearing next week for residents to discuss the use of its CHIP grant.
A new ice cream shop has rolled into Thomasville. Kreamkles Rolled Ice Cream had its grand opening Thursday.
A man is in hospital after being struck by a vehicle Friday morning in Albany.
More than 100 Albany-Dougherty City and County workers are out cleaning the streets, hoping to make Albany more beautiful.