January 9, 2008
Valdosta - An off duty Valdosta police officer helped catch a suspected burglar.
37 year-old Robert Moring was caught leaving a house on West Cranford Street that had been broken into.
Officer James Lide was off duty when he spotted Moring a few blocks away and helped chase him.
Moring is charged with burglary and obstruction of an officer.
Fulfilling student needs was the focus of a community meeting with Dougherty County School officials Tuesday.
Jimmy Carter was among those raising money for the Boys & Girls Club of Americus-Sumter County Tuesday.
An electrical blackout during South Georgia's high temperatures created some concern at the Moultrie-Colquitt County Humane Society Tuesday.
Albany city leaders voted to deny the rezoning of the 2400 block of Whispering Pines Circle to allow the building of a Captain D's restaurant.
Albany city commissioners voted unanimously to roll back the millage rate.