February 16, 2007
Albany -- A suspect in a seven month old Dawson murder case is arrested Friday morning in Albany.
Thirty-two year old Charlie "Buck" Lawson was picked up on Robinson Avenue in South Albany by Dougherty County Sheriff's Deputies and A.D.D.U. Drug agents.
Lawson is charged with murder and armed robbery. Dawson Police Investigators say he took part in the July 13, 2006 shooting of Anthony Cooper at a Dawson Motel.
He is being held at the Terrell County Jail.
The Bainbridge Public Safety Department brought two firetrucks to the Oscar Jackson Outdoor camp for kids.
The Dougherty County School System will host a three-day orientation for teachers new to the system starting on Thursday.
Health officials are reminding parents to get their children vaccinated before the new school year.
Dougherty County Officials said that on Wednesday they had dozens of homeowners signing up for root ball help as the deadline approaches.
A new addition to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Phoebe Putney Hospital will help give newborns a more healthy start to life.