December 7, 2007
Camilla- A Camilla man is in jail, charged with trafficking marijuana after he had more than 25 pounds of marijuana shipped to his home in Camilla.
Mitchell County Investigators say they were alerted by the commercial delivery company after K-9 dogs hit on the box. The company and the Southwest Regional Drug Task Force set up a sting.
An undercover officer wearing a delivery company uniform delivered the marijuana package. When Derick Alexander signed for the box, drug agents arrested him.
They found another 20 individual one ounce and half ounce bags inside Alexander's house.
Summer is in full swing, and that means afternoon showers and thunderstorms, capable of producing deadly lightning strikes.
Albany city commissioner Bobby Coleman officially announced his candidacy for re-election.
Neighbors are overwhelmingly pleased after city leaders voted to deny the rezoning of the 2400 block of Whispering Pines Circle.
The Tifton Police Department confirms that a body was found at a home at the corner of 5th Street and Central Avenue.
We are entering the warmest time of the year here in Southwest Georgia, which happens to also be the beginning of the school year.