January 27, 2008
Columbus -- An Albany business owner is in the Muscogee County Jail after authorities say he was arrested on drug charges in Columbus.
George Andrew Barfield was arrested Saturday by the Metro Narcotics Task Force and charged with conspiracy and trafficking cocaine.
Authorities there say Barfield has some outstanding warrants in Dougherty County so he'll be transported back here as soon as Monday.
Barfield is the owner of Barfield Rentals and Construction in Albany.
Albany's police chief responded to concerns about the nonstop gunfire happening in one South Albany neighborhood.
Phoebe Putney Hospital recently upgraded a device that will give patients with irregular heartbeats more surgical options.
NASCAR is at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend, but with rain in the forecast, it is stirring up a debate between the track and the drivers.
The Worth County's Best Friends Humane Society's biggest fundraiser of the year is just around the corner and tickets are selling out fast.
Spring pollens have made an early appearance this year in Southwest Georgia.