May 23, 2008 Albany -- Albany police picked up a man carrying rifle near a northwest Albany restaurant Friday.
Police say a patrol officer noticed the suspicious man with a long object in a garbage bag. It turned out 55-year-old Robert Lee Demps Junior had a rifle in the bag.
He was charged with carrying a concealed weapon and taken to jail. Police are still investigating just what Demps may have been up to.
We're just over a week away from the annual Albany Christmas parade, and this year organizers need your help.
The Festival of Christmas Trees began Friday in Sycamore. Their goal is to spread holiday cheer by giving back to the community.
Local businesses spent Friday preparing for their busiest shopping day of the year -- Small Business Saturday.
With the holiday season upon us, it's important to think about your furry friends too.
People formed a line around the Best Buy in Valdosta just to get inside so they could take advantage of the sweet deals.