February 25, 2007
Sylvester - - A Thomasville family is richer tonight after winning thousands in the Georgia Lottery.
The $30,000 winning Fat Cat ticket was sold at the EZ Corner Convenience store in Sylvester.
Larry Laster, a truck driver, was riding through Sylvester when he made a stop to play the instant game.
Now other customers who frequently shop here say they're waiting on their big break.
"I be around here all the time. You think it will happen to you? I'm hoping so. If you don't play, you can't win," says customer Willie B. Jackson.
Laster says he plans to buy a new car and pay off some bills.
Albany police need your help identifying this woman.
Valdosta Police and Paramedics responded to the 1500 block of Baytree Road just after 5:00 Wednesday afternoon, when a woman told 911 that a man attacked her with a knife.
Angel Thacker Freundschuh, 37, of Lee County, was sentenced to 12 months and a day in prison for perjury by U. S. District Court Judge Leslie J. Abrams in Albany, Wednesday.
Worth County Fire Rescue crews were called to the 500 block of Jewell Crowe Road for a structure fire, about 2:30 Wednesday afternoon.
As part of DNA week on Today in Georgia, WALB's Cade Fowler reveals his genetic findings and some tips on how to track down your ancestors.