September 29, 2007
Albany -- Several South Georgians took the stage Saturday night on a mission to represent the city with a crown.
Twelve young ladies competed for the Miss Albany and Miss Albany Outstanding Teen pageant.
The girls had to compete in the talent, evening, swim wear and question portions.
Kellen Cooper took the crown for Miss Albany, and Carly Mathis was crowned Miss Albany Outstanding Teen.
A former WALB intern, Marie Keefe, won first runner up for Miss Albany.
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.
Dougherty County Schools Superintendent Kenneth Dyer is preparing for his first school year in his new role.
Lee County leaders installed new public bathrooms on Jordan Road.