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In its effort to hire 10,000 new employees in May, Dollar General will host a career fair at Dollar General located at 2017 N Slappey Blvd. in Albany, Ga. on Saturday, May 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.More >>
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Friday, May 17 2013 11:59 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:59:20 GMT
The family of an Albany teenager who died on Friday, isn't sure how they'll pay for her funeral. 16-year old Keyanna Lang died from a heart condition. Due to her illness the family couldn't keep lifeMore >>
The family of an Albany teenager who died on Friday, isn't sure how they'll pay for her funeral.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:58 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:58:09 GMT
A student-led effort to help cancer survivors ended up being a big success at a Lee County School. Friday students at Twin Oaks elementary school donated the proceeds from their effort to the Cancer CoalitionMore >>
A student-led effort to help cancer survivors ended up being a big success at a Lee County School. Friday students at Twin Oaks elementary school donated the proceeds from their effort to the Cancer Coalition of Southwest Georgia.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:44 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:44:12 GMT
Furloughs for Marine Corps Logistics Base workers could start in less than two months. About 2,000 workers at the Albany base will have to take up to 11 unpaid days off in the next fiscal year that startsMore >>
Furloughs for Marine Corps Logistics Base workers could start in less than two months.More >>
Friday, May 17 2013 11:43 PM EDT2013-05-18 03:43:28 GMT
The Rat Pack came back to Albany Friday night. Sinatra and Friends performed at Doublegate Country Club to raise money for the Albany Symphony Association. The guys who play the roles of Frank Sinatra,More >>
People danced the night away to Frank Sinatra tunes.More >>
November 28, 2005
Albany - Police are on the lookout for a masked gunman who murdered 18-year-old Damarcus Wadell around 10:45 Sunday night.
Wadell was walking to his car when someone wearing a ski mask approached him, and fired several shots. A bullet struck the victim in the head, killing him. The suspect then ran on foot towards Westwind apartments located behind K-Mart.
Around 11:10 PM, Dawson police tried to stop a car for a traffic stop. A black man wearing a black shirt got out and ran from the car. The officer then found shell casings in the vehicle, but did not find the driver. APD officers are processing both the crime scene and the vehicle found in Dawson.
Witnesses say the motive of shooting does not does not appear to be robbery, because the suspect did not take anything from the victim. Police are looking into the possibility of gang activity.
The body is at the Moultrie GBI Crime Lab.
If you have any information on the shooting, call the Albany Police Department investigative unit at 431-3288, or 431-2100.