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Newscenter 10 Archives, August, 2002

Thursday 8/1/2002
Bears sighted in Berrien County
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Bookbags welcome again at middle school View

Bulldogs picked to finish 2nd in SEC East View

Can wasps help find diseased crops? View
DNA doubts may free Albany man View
Lee All-Stars make state finals View
Lowndes High holds band camp View
Meth lab bust, four arrested View
Mushroom safety View
New nervous parents View
Patriots ready to get defensive View
Pineview Chief Arrested View
Tax free weekend View
Tobacco farmers bypass auctions View
Waves washed out in Columbus View

Friday 8/2/2002
Conserving water
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Dead baby found in freezer View

Final school preparations View
Indians have something to prove in '02 View
Lanier county holds immunization fair View
More charges on Valdosta rape suspect View
NC zoo helps threatened birds View
New school safety and security measures View
Preacher wants School Board seat View
Shop sales-tax free View
Valdosta police make another cocaine seizure View
Where in the World is this turpentine still? View 

Saturday 8/3/2002
A wreck on I-75 kills one woman
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Area stores are selling out fast View
Free supplies makes kids and parents happy View
Kids explore Albany View
Waves take three of four from 'Stixx View 

Sunday 8/4/2002
Lee All-Stars headed to big dance
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Twelve year old dies in accident View
Watch out for school buses View

Monday 8/5/2002
ABAC breaks ground on pedestrian mall
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ASU starts 100th school year View
Big money spent on search for DCP Chief View
Body found in Bainbridge View
Burglar gets caught at officer's home View
Daughter kidnapped View
First-day celebration at Magnolia Elementary View
GMC sees increase in enrollment View
Kid show host arrested for molestation View
Lead investigator gets DUI View
Leesburg advances to legion title game View
Lowndes begins a new era View
Man killed on south Georgia train track View

Stone opens Headquarters View

Tax holiday a great success View

The new 'Joyful Noise' View

Tobacco auctions fading away? View

Two new schools in Dougherty County View

Two-hundred students get backpacks View

Womens' weight and the pill View

Tuesday 8/6/2002
Albany police have a night out
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Accused rapist runs for re-election View
Adel gets new city park View
Albany officials drive city cars for now View
'Cats gamble pays off View

City gets tough on stores selling alcohol View

GMC sees increase in enrollment View

Guardsman charged with molestation View

Jackets lose starting tackle View

Kidnapper is still on the run View

Lee County Farmers' Market coming View

Lowndes county gets ready for back to school View

Moody Air Force airman receives top honor View

New lie detection technology in place View

Police officers armed with suckers View

Son wants city to honor dad View

Teenager opens for legend View

Vandals hit Thomasville View

Waves winning ways continue at home View

Where are all the men in blue? View


Wednesday 8/7/2002
A gas leak closes Schley Elementary View

A trip to Procter and Gamble View
Admissions at Phoebe Putney up View
Are Dougherty County taxes going up? View
Athletes- Undetected Health Dangers View

C. B. King Federal Courthouse opens View

Carl Isaacs' death sentence upheld in court View

Couple raises Clydesdale horses View

Ken Hodges named District Attorney of the Year View

Lee County Connector construction underway View

Officers shoot fleeing suspect View

Packers going offensive this season View

Redbone voters go to old polling place one more time View

Reward to find bank robbers View

Will officer remain in his position? View


Thursday 8/8/2002

Banners brighten up church View

Blue Devils are on the way up View
Cable customers will have changes soon View
Election postponed over discrimination claims View
Emergency plan averts potential school tragedy View

Kids look forward to tomorrow View
Low water in North Georgia could affect South Georgia View
Lowndes High School gets life saving device View
Man arrested for Thomasville vandalism View
Moody Airman honored View
Richland water woes View
Southland braces for West Nile attack View
Students get a different spin on school lunches View
Valdosta gets assistance from GEMA View
Valdosta seeks public input on Troup Street changes View
Valdosta teen tried for murder View
Waves shut down by Georgia native View
Waves split twinbill View

Friday 8/9/2002
Jordanians visit Albany View

Lee Co. flood homes will not go to waste View

Lee County parents battle traffic on first day View
Old cables start grass fire on Gillionville View
Peanuts do curb hunger View
Police force dwindles to lone officer View
Rams are California bound View
Smoke does hurt pets View
South Georgians say use force in Mid East View
Still waiting on peanut rules View
VSU holds sales tax holiday a week late View
Where in the World is Rock? View
Wild Adventures gets new radar equipment View

Saturday 8/10/2002
Area bank robbed  View
Bikers are changing an old image View
Church builds new pavilion View
Tigers lose freshman prospect View


Sunday
8/11/2002
School gets new hi-tech facility View
Habitat founder leads Men's Day celebration View
Drainage problems are draining lives View


Monday 8/12/2002
ASA cuts flights View
Cairo woman dies in accident View
Citizens demand paving View
Commission candidate speaks out View
Free smoke detectors in Americus View
Georgia joins initiates Levi's Call View
Help for residents with water woes View
House districts divide Worth County View
Kids do have places to go after school View
Lee Co. Middle School faces plumbing problems first day View
Rams want return to glory days View
School reopens after gas leak View
Students are facing tougher consequences View
Stutterers get help from new device
Valdosta man fatally stabbed while driving View
Voting goes high-tech View
Will you see a tax increase? View
Waves close out homestand with another loss View


Tuesday
8/13/2002
Bishop visits Dougherty High View
Cougars reload for '02 View
Flag protesters line Moultrie City Hall View
Jordan visitors get "Key to the City" View
Kent powers Giants to victory View
Lee County loses heartbreaker View
Lee National avoids elimination View
Moultrie Road/State Route 133 widening View
New afforable housing for East Central Albany View
One Georgia grant brings jobs to SWGA View
Primary Ballots View
Race for District 4 Dougherty County Commission View
Valdosta schools receive safety certification View

Volunteers help Veterans to clinic ViewVoodoo Curse View


Wednesday 8/14/2002

15 counties in SWGA do not have 911 View
911 report brings policy changes View
Ben Hill family says legal battle tarnished reputation View
'Cats experience growing pains View
Citizens demand paving View
Closing the health gap View
Commission Chairman candidate touts healing skill View
Government Complex nears completion View
Lee All-Stars eliminated from Dixie Youth Series View
Leesburg men sentenced for dealing drugs View
Lowndes County considers new park View
Lowndes sees decrease in mosquitoes View
Rams heading to Windy City this season View
Red Cross honors volunteers View
Student threatened with knife View

Syrupmakers taking nothing for granted View
Tablets get rid of mosquitoes View
VSU receives multi-million dollar donation View
Waves not intimidated by Kannapolis View
Wells go dry again View
Worker shocked, now recovering View

Thursday 8/15/2002
11th State Senate race gets closer View
Albany prepares for a major disaster View
Bush has new endorser View
Counties approved for mitigation funding View
Dorsey gets life sentence View
Dorsey one of many former officers behind bars View
Firefighters inspect a chemical spill View
Fist fight turns deadly, man arrested View
Local races may be delayed by court suit View
Man convicted of Armed Robbery View
More healthcare in Worth County View
Perdue stumps in Albany View
South Georgia Sheriff remembers Derwin Brown View
United Way begins campaign View
White wants to unseat Meyer von Bremen View
Will Rogers tribute and exhibit View

Friday 8/16/2002

Another tough schedule awaits Georgia basketball team View
An area attorney says justice must be served View
Bedding factory brings 100 new jobs to Albany View
Citizens demand paving View
City of Excellence banners unfurled View
Damage from Thursday storm View
Gambling machines destroyed View

Georgia House race one of state's most spirited View
Help for farmers in drought? View
"One-Georgia" funding brings more jobs to Lake Park View

School Board candidates want more for South Albany View
The safest way to school View
Valdosta police search for deceased man's family View
Valdosta teen killed in car accident View
VSU's Education Department receives funding View

Saturday 8/17/2002

Area youth get a boost in self-esteem View
Bikers are taking the ride of a lifetime View
Kids are learning what to do in emergencies View
Meyer von Bremen goes door to door View
Rural area in Georgia are getting 911 service View

Sunday 8/18/2002
Students say moving in is tough
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Tax holiday is a major success View

 

Monday 8/19/2002
A beer for your health View
Baby in freezer, still waiting for autopsy View
Back to back homers lift Braves View
Car accident takes two lives View
Dougherty schools need improvement View
High school cafeteria workers are shaping up View
Lowndes Sheriff's Department receives grant View
Not again! View

Old Federal Courthouse up for auction View
On the right track View
Pot farm spotted from air View
Restoring Albany's history View
'Skeeter-eater fish are free View
State of Darton Address View
Summer graduation excites graduates View
Tax Anticipation Notes View
Turner County gets transit system View
Waves make it five straight View
What you need to know before you vote View
Will Valdosta continue SPLOST? View

Tuesday 8/20/2002
10 Albany stores punished for selling alcohol to minors View
12-year-old girl commits suicide View
Albany residents say no to higher taxes View
Baby is killed View
Campaigner insulted by candidate comment View
Chambliss returns to vote View
City stays out of DC Police and Sheriff consolidation View
Congressional and business leaders to visit Albany View
District 135 race ends in victory for incumbent View
Fields is back, for good View
Harris making Raiders believers View
Knights have title hopes View
Local races draw voters View
Long time rivals face rebuilding View

Loosier loses court battle View
Mistake on Turner ballots View
Professor released after jury deadlock View
Sinyard and Bush square off View
The fate of Radium Springs Casino View
VSU students seek textbook tax exemption View

Waves return to their error-prone ways View

Wednesday 8/21/2002
Assistant police chief is qualified View
ASU President loses out on Florida position View
Bush wants a vote recount View
Chambliss joins battle with Cleland View
Children disappear at Coffee County school View
District 135 race ends in victory for incumbent View
District 137 Republican nomination to be decided in run-off View
Dougherty County Commission runoff View
Dougherty School Board run-off set View
Fire hydrants gushing water View
It's a prison jumpsuit for 'pajama robber' View
Lee couple goes to polls the "old fashioned" way View
Lee County residents want road paved View
Lopez's farewell tour will end in Mobile View
Lowndes County sees disappointing voter turnout View
NAACP voter tour bus in Albany View
Perdue sets sights on governor's mansion View
Professor released after jury deadlock View
September 11th Remembrance View
Waves end road trip on losing note View

 

Thursday 8/22/2002
Albany unemployment falls
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Cleland campaign tour stops in Albany View
Congressional Luncheon View
Congressmen on terrorism View
Drafting class project one of best in state View
Farm water use may be measured View
Historic Tifton building demolished View
Lowndes buses bursting at the seams View

Lowndes United Way kicks off new year View

Missing children spotted View

NAACP voter tour bus visits Albany View
Republicans rally in South Georgia View
Valdosta Police looking for robbery suspects View
VSU opens new student recreational center View
VSU students seek textbook tax exemption View
Wildlife observation deck just outside city limits View

 

Friday 8/23/2002

Commission Chair recount results View

Cook County inmate dies after sentencing View

Every vote DOES count View
Food for Thought View
Liquor referendum fails in Dooly County View
Lowndes United Way celebrates "Day of Caring" View

Preparing for terrorism, disaster View

Principals required to teach View

Waves split twinbill View

West Nile in South Georgia View

Where in the world is the CDC? View

 

Saturday 8/24/2002

Friday Night High School Football Scoreboard View

Parents bring their babies together for reunion View

Transplant survivors become mentors View

Waves lose it in the 9th View

Young gymnasts do flips to celebrate View


Sunday 8/25/2002

Augusta comeback falls short View

Beauty queen heads to Illinois View

Chambliss comes to Albany View

Dougherty star heading to Maine View

Two Americus boys found dead View

You may be paying for in property taxes View


Monday 8/26/2002
Property tax increase angers some residents View
Bug Spray sales up View
Bulldogs and Jackets boast talented backfields View
Day Care Center's beef up emergency plans View
Deadline for signs looming View
EMS getting new ambulances View
Georgia's county jails reach record breaking population View
Making pools safe for children View
Man dies, crushed by truck View
Migrant worker stabbed to death View
Murder charges dropped View
New career center brings more jobs to Valdosta View
Peanut virus could be worse than last year View
Six Sale City officials resign View
Step brothers drown in neighbor's pool View
The name on the new Government Complex View
The rising cost of unwanted pets View
You may be paying higher property taxes View


Tuesday 8/28/2002

ABAC Athletes have new home View
10 Country: On the campaign trail View
Body found in Lee County View
Cancer van helps with "hidden costs" of treatments View
'Canes eye three-peat View
Civic Center Finances View
Click it or ticket View
District 137 Candidates spar over campaigns View
Dougherty County Police promotions View
Eagles start over while Hornets hope to carry on View
Franco leads Braves past Pirates View
Furniture repossessed View

Government Complex may be named for employee View

Illegal dump found View
Masked robber hits same store twice View
MCLB investigates computer security breech View
Millage Meeting View
Phoebe Putney Grants View
South Georgia church goes up in flames View
South Georgia inmate dies View
South Georgia Medical Center receives Telly Award View
Valdosta School Board revises bus conduct code View
Waves are now officially out of playoff picture View

Wednesday 8/28/2002
An interesting twist to a Habitat House View
Business owner shot in robbery View
Catch the Reading Wave View
Changing face of energy for WG&L View
Former Albany Cop sentenced View
Former Lady Ram head to Europe View
Georgia's SAT scores are 50th in nation View
Hospital receives funding for E.R. improvements View
Keep your identity safe View
Man found guilty of rape View
Man stabbed to death, police can't identify body View
Oxendine to suspend Albritten license View
Robert Cross cafeteria ready View
Seatbelt violation connected with robbery View
South Georgia mayor arrested on fraud charges View
Valwood opens new school View
Waves bats wake from nap View


Thursday 8/29/2002
Albany High wins opener View
Arson tipster rewarded View
Drunk driver hits and kills walker View
Falcons finish perfect preseason View
Family awarded millions of dollars View
Former Lady Ram heads to Europe View
Georgia, Florida officers kick off "Hands Across the Border" View

Murder in Tifton View
Old Federal Courthouse up for sale View
Pecan crop smaller this year View
South Georgia fans say a strike won't end their love View
State School Board Chair disappointed over low SAT's View
Two Dougherty County Schools score high View
Two train cars derail behind neighborhood View
Waves close out home season on winning note View
Wild Adventures holds "Mayor's Invitational" View 

Friday 8/30/2002
Area baseball card sellers say cards are selling View
ASU Rams kick off football weekend View
Dougherty SAT scores lag behind state View

Fireman indicted for molestation View
High School Football Scoreboard View
High School pep rallies View
Kids tackle words by the million View
Mixed crowd on roads for holiday weekend View
NFL Star speaks to Albany church View
Old train depot has new meaning View
Students get ready to read tons of books View

Traffic accident claims two lives View

Saturday
8/31/2002
Families enjoy Chehaw View
Father accused of abusing daughter View
Weaver still on campaign trail View


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