May 9, 2007
Berrien County - There's good news for the firefighters and foresters who have been battling a wildfire in Berrien County since Monday.
Firefighters have it 95 percent contained.
They are continuing to run it into the pond off 10 Mile Bay Road and surrounding it with fire breaks.
So far it's scorched about 500 acres between Nashville and Alapaha.
Firefighters thought they had it contained shortly after it started April 1st, but it re-ignited Monday. They think they'll have it out by Thursday.
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.