May 29, 2008
Valdosta - Valdosta State University is one step closer to appointing a new president.
They announced their top three presidential candidates.
One will replace President Ron Zaccari, who announced his retirement last year.
Those candidates are Dr. Elizabeth Stroble, the Senior Vice President at the University of Akron in Ohio.
Dr. Patrick Schloss, President of Northern State University in South Dakota..
And Dr. Thomas Keon, the dean of the college of business administration at the University of Central Florida.
The Board of Regents hopes to make the decision next month.
A jury convicted a Crisp County man on two counts of child molestation Friday. The jury came back with a guilty verdict for Hermenegildo Virgil Friday.
The holiday season has arrived and Dougherty County leaders want people to be more safe than ever.
Saturday morning, a few extra paws joined runners at the Marine Corps Logistics Base in Albany. Racers and supporters alike showed their passion for supporting veterans this morning.
Troopers with the Georgia state patrol responded to a fatal crash in Coffee County around 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Three people are behind bars in the Dougherty County Jail for their part in a shooting at Albany State University.