Saturday, May 25 2013 11:37 PM EDT2013-05-26 03:37:45 GMT
Albany Panther's first ever beer fest just wrapped up tonight. For 25 bucks beer lovers sampled more than 20 types of beer at the Civic Center and there was plenty of entertainment. Musical acts, suchMore >>
Albany Panther's held their first ever beer fest Saturday night. More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 11:33 PM EDT2013-05-26 03:33:38 GMT
Albany Police held a gospel concert to raise money for their annual community picnic event. Musical artists from around south Georgia performed at the Albany Municipal Auditorium Saturday afternoon.More >>
Albany Police held a gospel concert to raise money for their annual community picnic event.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 10:30 PM EDT2013-05-26 02:30:39 GMT
A Turner County man is now in custody after he had a standoff with deputies for about two hours Saturday evening. Sheriff Andy Hester says deputies were called to the home of Ricky Nelson on CoverdaleMore >>
A man had a standoff with Turner County deputies for about two hours Saturday evening.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 6:27 PM EDT2013-05-25 22:27:57 GMT
Supporters of a 6-year-old Albany boy battling a serious brain disorder are coming together once more to help with his medical bills. This time, with a Vegas style event. This may seem like a regularMore >>
Supporters of a 6-year-old Albany boy battling a serious brain disorder are coming together once more to help with his medical bills. This time, with a Vegas style event.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 4:52 PM EDT2013-05-25 20:52:02 GMT
A woman is recovering after her SUV was struck by another vehicle, flipping it several times. It happened around 3:15pm Saturday, near the 1500 block of U.S. Highway 19. Officials say John Earley wasMore >>
A woman is recovering after her SUV was struck by another vehicle, flipping it several times.More >>
10/04/2005 News Release- South Central Drug Task Force
Fitzgerald- The South Central Drug Task Force is asking for help in locating two fugitives from Fitzgerald, Georgia.
Willie Jacob Yopp and Lorenzo Devon McLaurin have been attempting to elude capture since September 8th. Both men are wanted in connection to a drug seizure from 309 N. Thomas Street in Fitzgerald in which the SCDTF seized 120 bags of suspected powder cocaine and two firearms.
Both Yopp and McLaurin have been charged with Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute, Possession of Controlled Substances within 1000 feet of School Property, Possession of Firearms by Convicted Felon, Possession of Firearms within 1000 feet of School Property, Possession of Firearms with Altered Identification Marks, and Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime.
Yopp has also faces charges of parole and probation violation. Yopp is described as 29 yr old black male that is 6'00 in height and weighs 160 lbs.
McLaurin is described as a 33 yr old black male that is 5'10 in height and weighs 213 lbs. Anybody with information on these fugitives is asked to contact the South Central Drug Task Force at (229) 424-0000 or the Fitzgerald Police Department at (229) 426-5000.