Sunday, May 19 2013 10:19 AM EDT2013-05-19 14:19:32 GMT
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana. Deputies responded to a complaint at Jose Sanchez's house on Highway 129 North Friday. AuthoritiesMore >>
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana.
Saturday, May 18 2013 11:42 PM EDT2013-05-19 03:42:03 GMT
Hundreds of people came out to Lake Blackshear Saturday to support law enforcement and the Crisp County Sheriff. It was the first annual pigs in the park event, put on by the Georgia Narcotics Officer'sMore >>
Hundreds of people came out to Lake Blackshear Saturday to support law enforcement and the Crisp County Sheriff.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 9:47 PM EDT2013-05-19 01:47:12 GMT
Thomasville Police are looking for two men who attempted to rob a store, scaring customers and clerks. Police say they responded to the Dollar General on West Jackson Street around 9:15pm Friday. EmployeesMore >>
Thomasville Police are looking for two men who attempted to rob a store, scaring customers and clerks.
Saturday, May 18 2013 6:59 PM EDT2013-05-18 22:59:02 GMT
Dougherty County police are searching for a motorist who hit a pedestrian and then fled the scene. Authorities say it happened around 11pm Friday near the 3900 block of Radium Springs Road. PoliceMore >>
Dougherty County police are searching for a motorist who hit a pedestrian and then fled the scene. More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 6:58 PM EDT2013-05-18 22:58:50 GMT
It's graduation time for high schools in Dougherty County and students are ready to embark on their next journey. 230 graduates received their high school diplomas from Westover Comprehensive High SchoolMore >>
230 graduates received their high school diplomas from Westover Comprehensive High School this Saturday morning.More >>
April 28, 2006
Atlanta -- Here is how statewide races in Georgia will look.
Democrats Cathy Cox of Bainbridge and Mark Taylor of Albany have a third challenger in their primary, 78 year old Mac Marley of Stockbridge.
Governor Sonny Perdue has a challenger in the Republican primary, 38-year- old Ray McBerry of Norcross.
Seven people are running for Lieutenant Governor, five Democrats and two Republicans. Ten people are running for Secretary of State, including former legislator Walter Ray of Douglas.
In the Georgia Senate, Democratic Valdosta Senator Tim Golden will face a challenge in November. Former Lowndes County Commission Chairman Norman Bennett is running as a Republican.
There are two primary races for a state house seat in Americus. Representative Mike Cheokas is being challenged by former Americus mayor Bill McGowan in the Democratic primary.
Republicans Gerald Smith and Ginger Starlin will compete for the Republican nomination. The winners of those two primaries face off in November.
Defeated lawmaker Lawrence Roberts of Albany is making a run for his old house seat. He's challenging the woman who beat him, Freddie Powell Sims. They are both Democrats.
State Representative Richard Royal of Camilla, who for the first time qualified to run as a Republican, will have a Democratic challenger in November. He is 26-year old Corey Wimberly, also of Camilla.