December 28, 2007
Lake Park - Investigators seized more than 20 pounds of marijuana in Echols County and arrested two suspects.
Benito Reyes of Jennings, Florida and Crystal Avery of Lake Park are charged with trafficking marijuana.
Valdosta Police received a tip that a package full of drugs was on its way from Texas to Lake Park.
Reyes accepted the package Wednesday and was arrested by Echols and Lowndes County deputies and the South Georgia Drug Task force.
Avery was arrested a day later.
Saturday marks exactly six months since a third round of deadly tornadoes plowed through South Georgia, killing 16 people.
Loved ones of a murder victim begged for answers Sunday night at a candlelight vigil and balloon release in her honor.
A couple dozen people tried their hand at an exercise with a higher difficulty level out on the water at Chehaw Sunday.
Albany pups helped their owners create a special memory Sunday at The Clay Spot.
Lee County High School hosted a ribbon cutting to officially unveil the project that was years in the making.