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 >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 6:44 PM EDT2013-05-18 22:44:14 GMT
Investigators are trying to find some clues as to who took nearly two dozen cell phones from a Mitchell County School. Pictures of the Baconton Community Charter School file room show where students cellMore >>
Investigators are trying to find some clues as to who took nearly two dozen cell phones from a Mitchell County School.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 12:48 PM EDT2013-05-18 16:48:01 GMT
The family of an Albany teenager who died on Friday, isn't sure how they'll pay for her funeral. 16-year old Keyanna Lang died from a heart condition. Due to her illness the family couldn't keep lifeMore >>
The family of an Albany teenager who died on Friday, isn't sure how they'll pay for her funeral.More >>
Saturday, May 18 2013 8:00 AM EDT2013-05-18 12:00:09 GMT
In its effort to hire 10,000 new employees in May, Dollar General will host a career fair at Dollar General located at 2017 N Slappey Blvd. in Albany, Ga. on Saturday, May 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.More >>
The event is held as part of the major retailer's effort to hire 10,000 new employees in May...More >>
The family of an Albany boy who was shot and killed Friday morning is asking for the community's help to pay for his funeral.
14-year-old James Anderson was shot in the back of the head in a duplex on Mercedes Drive. 18-year old Taiun Davis is charged with his murder.
He's also charged with armed robbery and aggravated assault in the holdup of a pizza delivery man Thursday night.
17-year-old Dontavious Calloway and 19-year Torand Howard are also charged in that case. Police are still looking for 20-year old James Tanner, and 26-year old Jacqueline Calloway is charged with theft by receiving for buying a stolen pizza.
Police have not said the motive for the murder, but relatives think Anderson was killed so he wouldn't tell about the robbery.
"Yea, it had been talk that he said he would tell, cause he knew. He had heard about it, and he was going to tell. But he wasn't involved," said Brenda Howard, the Victim's Aunt.
Anderson's family is asking for help to pay his funeral expenses. You can donate to the James Anderson Fund at Suntrust Banks. The funeral will be Saturday at 1:30 at New St. Stephens Baptist Church.