February 19, 2008
Telfair County -- An autopsy shows a Fitzgerald teenager drowned in the Ocmulgee River.
Investigators say 16 year old T. J. Spell's death was accidental and the result of an auto crash.
A small SUV was found submerged in the Ocmulgee in Telfair County two weeks ago.
Spell's body was found in the river last Saturday.
Spell's friends reported him missing during a weekend camping trip February 2nd.
Valdosta Police and Paramedics responded to the 1500 block of Baytree Road just after 5:00 Wednesday afternoon, when a woman told 911 that a man attacked her with a knife.
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.