Saturday, May 18 2013 11:42 PM EDT2013-05-19 03:42:57 GMT
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana. Deputies responded to a complaint at Jose Sanchez's house on Highway 129 North Friday. AuthoritiesMore >>
A Lowndes County man is behind bars after deputies uncovered nearly half a million dollars of marijuana.
Saturday, May 18 2013 11:42 PM EDT2013-05-19 03:42:03 GMT
Hundreds of people came out to Lake Blackshear Saturday to support law enforcement and the Crisp County Sheriff. It was the first annual pigs in the park event, put on by the Georgia Narcotics Officer'sMore >>
Hundreds of people came out to Lake Blackshear Saturday to support law enforcement and the Crisp County Sheriff.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 9:47 PM EDT2013-05-19 01:47:12 GMT
Thomasville Police are looking for two men who attempted to rob a store, scaring customers and clerks. Police say they responded to the Dollar General on West Jackson Street around 9:15pm Friday. EmployeesMore >>
Thomasville Police are looking for two men who attempted to rob a store, scaring customers and clerks.
Saturday, May 18 2013 6:59 PM EDT2013-05-18 22:59:02 GMT
Dougherty County police are searching for a motorist who hit a pedestrian and then fled the scene. Authorities say it happened around 11pm Friday near the 3900 block of Radium Springs Road. PoliceMore >>
Dougherty County police are searching for a motorist who hit a pedestrian and then fled the scene. More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 6:58 PM EDT2013-05-18 22:58:50 GMT
It's graduation time for high schools in Dougherty County and students are ready to embark on their next journey. 230 graduates received their high school diplomas from Westover Comprehensive High SchoolMore >>
230 graduates received their high school diplomas from Westover Comprehensive High School this Saturday morning.More >>
Late last night, President Obama announced that Osama Bin Laden had been killed in a fire fight with Navy Seals. They were sent for him as part of a CIA operation that had been underway for some time.
U-S officials have said that his remains were treated in accordance to Islamic tradition, requiring a body to be buried within twenty-four hours.
One official has been quoted saying that he was buried at sea. Since the announcement, people have been talking about the news non-stop.
After ten years, and millions of dollars The US has captured and killed Osama Bin Laden. People are saying this moment brings closure to everyone affected by 9/11.
The news of his death leaked on twitter, before the official announcement. Once the President gave the official word. Social media networks blew up with lots of reaction.
"If he's guilty, he's going to pay the price," said Kenji Harris.
Most people we talk to here in Albany seemed very happy about this. "I'm happy and the whole DOD family should be. Maybe the prices on fuel will go down," said Thomas Burn.
But Conspiracy theorists have come out saying, they need proof all this is true. "Osama has groomed others to take his place. Is that really him? Sadam Hussein had body doubles," said Margo Mitchell.
According to the Associated Press, law enforcement agencies around the U.S. are on alert. They're preparing for possible retaliation from the news of Bin Laden's death. " Well there's always going to be bad people in the world. One less is better than several," said Shania Lee.