Georgia's two U. S. senators sent messages to President Obama Thursday asking for federal help for Georgia areas devastated by tornadoes.
After Governor Nathan Deal declared a state of emergency in 16 Georgia counties he contacted Senators Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson about an emergency declaration from the federal government.
Chambliss said he quickly asked the President for resources to help Georgia.
"What that will do is not only allow GEMA to come in, but FEMA will come in and provide some resources to those counties," Chambliss said.
At least 14 people were killed by the fierce storms in Georgia.
A good Samaritan quickly jumped into action to help victims involved in a car crash Friday evening in Albany.
Parents in Valdosta react to hearing of a possible school bus driver strike that could take place in days to come, for several reasons.
Law Enforcement officers from across Georgia packed Stewart County Middle School's gym for the first time.
The Veterans Memorial Stadium at Thomasville High School is expected to get an upgrade soon.
Extra security was on campus Friday at Willie J. Williams middle school in Colquitt County after a written threat prompted an investigation and eventually the arrest of a student.