October 15, 2005
Albany- It was a celebration in the streets of downtown Albany. People were dancing on Board Avenue to the sounds of Willie Moody at the Broad Street Blues and Music Festival.
Hundreds came out to enjoy the music of Little Brown Peack, J Blues Band, and Satallite Papa.
"It's fun just to see people come down and seeing how downtown's been revitalized and coming just to, it's all positive and a lot of fun," said Bo Henry, Event organizer.
"It's great, great music, great food, we're having a good time, the bands are great," said Karen and Chip Keith of Albany.
The music started at five and ran through midnight.
A jury convicted a Crisp County man on two counts of child molestation Friday. The jury came back with a guilty verdict for Hermenegildo Virgil Friday.
The holiday season has arrived and Dougherty County leaders want people to be more safe than ever.
Saturday morning, a few extra paws joined runners at the Marine Corps Logistics Base in Albany. Racers and supporters alike showed their passion for supporting veterans this morning.
Troopers with the Georgia state patrol responded to a fatal crash in Coffee County around 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Three people are behind bars in the Dougherty County Jail for their part in a shooting at Albany State University.