June 11, 2008
Valdosta - A Valdosta teenager is charged with sticking up a gas station.
19 year-old Keith Higgins is charged with armed robbery and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.
Police say he held up the Shell Travel Plaza on West Hill Avenue around 2:30 Wednesday morning and took money from two employees.
He was arrested when Lowndes deputies spotted him along highway 84.
Summer is in full swing, and that means afternoon showers and thunderstorms, capable of producing deadly lightning strikes.
Albany city commissioner Bobby Coleman officially announced his candidacy for re-election.
Neighbors are overwhelmingly pleased after city leaders voted to deny the rezoning of the 2400 block of Whispering Pines Circle.
The Tifton Police Department confirms that a body was found at a home at the corner of 5th Street and Central Avenue.
We are entering the warmest time of the year here in Southwest Georgia, which happens to also be the beginning of the school year.