Canes baseball ready to return to Peach Belt Conference tournament

The Georgia Southwestern baseball team has had a quick turn around this season.And have found themselves in a position to extend their season.

GSW Lady Canes basketball welcomes new head coach

South Georgia Baseball set to charge in playoffs

  Panthers Boys Tennis is set to make history

  ASU baseball just 5 games away from SIAC tournament

  Terrell Academy Baseball clinches third straight region title

  Bulldogs getting ready to defend bragging rights

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  ASU golf takes third straight SIAC title

  Bearcats send two more to the next level

  Justin Rogers ready for the road ahead with the Packers

Canes playing for Caiden Foster

  Blazers set to make history

  Jamal Lewis headed to Andrew College

ASU Track and Field gets set to take on SIAC Championship

The ASU Golden Rams are getting ready to take off in this weeks conference championships.The Rams are hoping their success from this year will show on the big stage this weekend.

Lee County looks for sweep to lead to 2 seed

The Lee County Trojans are getting ready for a three game showdown with the Valdosta Wildcats, to see who will take home the 2 seed.The Trojans are already promised post season play, but are now focused on how easy that road to the title will be.

  Colquitt Co. Packers get new head football coach, according to reports

After Colquitt County Packer Head Football Coach Rush Propst was fired a month ago for “personnel issues,” the team now has a new leader.

  Rams host 2019 spring game

The last time the Rams took the field here at High Mills Stadium was back in October for their homecoming game against Clark Atlanta, where they later would find a 36-3 victory, and win number 5 in a row.

Will Wade meets with LSU, NCAA officials

  Atlanta Falcons host youth football camp

Thomasville City Schools ends IV therapy for football players

Virginia holds off Texas Tech in overtime for first NCAA national championship

Lady Knights look for region and state title repeat

Rams getting ready for SIAC championship race

  Former Colquitt Co. Packers head coach issues statement after being fired

For the first time since March 14, when the Colquitt County Board of Education (BOE) voted unanimously to fire the Packers Head Football Coach Rush Propst, he has issued a statement to WALB.

Rams just a week away from spring game

The ASU Rams are just a week away from their 2019 spring game.As the time draws near, the anticipation grows.

Bobby Cox hospitalized after suffering possible stroke, reports say

Hall of Fame manager Bobby Cox was taken to the hospital Tuesday after suffering a possible stroke, according to multiple reports.

  Lee County ready for region schedule stretch

The Lee County Trojans are holding a three year run with the region title.But the Trojans are now preparing for a long region battle schedule ahead of them.

  Haven Brady’s road to glory story

The Brady name has come up quite a bit these past few weeks.But it’s because he continues to defy odds, and put South Georgia on the map. Since the age of 6, Haven Brady Jr. has been drawn to the ring.

  Rams prepare for SIAC conference tournament

The beautiful Stonebridge golf course has been the home for the ASU golf team for the past three years since the merger of Darton and ASU.Where the Rams are getting ready for the SIAC tournament on April 15th.

Rams soccer gets ready for playoff run

While the Rams baseball team looks to keep things rolling on the diamond, the Rams soccer teams looking to do the same on the field.Worth County might have their hands full during playoffs this season.

Worth County looking to add to win streak

Many people view the number 13 as unlucky.But for the Worth County Rams, they view it as just another number, to add to their amazing win streak.

  Haven Brady jr. brings home second place at nationals

Haven Brady continues to prove that’s he’s one of the best boxers, not just in the state of Georgia, but in the nation.As he comes back from nationals, with a medal to prove it.

  Harold Allen running for April Phillips

Harold Allen has done a lot over the last year.He’s a man of many hats, and his latest has been marathons.

  Americus holds 15th Spring Special Olympics

Americus has been the proud home for the Area 11 Special Olympics for over 15 years.This event brings together all of the community.

Valdosta Wildcats Baseball searching for first region title since 2012

It’s been since 2012 since the Valdosta Wildcats Baseball team was able to clinch the region title.But at the rate they’re going, that could change.

The national champs take the field for spring practice

After winning the 2018 national championship, the Valdosta State Blazers have been anxiously waiting for the chance to take the field again.Well Thursday, they got that chance.

Skateboarding and surfing proposed to the International Olympics Committee for 2024 Games

Other proposed sports for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris include sport climbing and breakdancing.

  Spence Massey follows in fathers footsteps and heads to Georgia Tech

Spence Massey was a huge part of the Tiftarea football team.Helping the Panthers find their first undefeated regular season and now he’s taking his talents to Georgia Tech.

The Rams baseball team lighting up the scoreboard

The ASU baseball has been lighting up the scoreboard these past couple of games.Racking up 50 runs, in their last four games.

  The Lady Trojans are getting set for playoffs

The Lee County Girls Soccer team has been tearing it up this season.The Lady Trojans are currently on a five game win streak and sitting in second in the region.

  Bearcats road to glory

The Bainbridge Bearcats found themselves on a mission for the city this past football season.They were only playing for a state title, but they were playing for all those who lost so much.

Lady Canes on a roll in the Peach Belt Conference

The college softball season is heating up, and the Lady Canes are putting themselves in a good spot, for a run at the conference title.Currently sitting in third place, the Lady Canes are setting themselves up for a great spot in the conference playoffs.

NFL: Pass interference now reviewable by officials

Coaches still will have two challenges per game, and in the final two minutes of a half or fourth quarter or for all of overtime, the replay official can order a review of offensive or defensive pass interference.

Haven Brady Jr. seeking first national title

Well his name has come up a lot over these past couple of years.Haven Brady continues his journey to put Albany on the map for boxing, as the champ heads to Reno.

Purple Canes searching for first state title

Even though the Indians have been waiting 22 years for a possible state title, it’s been even longer for the Fitzgerald Purple Canes.Who are searching for their first one.

Irwin County ready for region title repeat

Baseball season is now in the midst of region play.This is where the best team shines above the rest, as they look to claim the region title.

  GSW athlete honored with ‘Peach of an Athlete’ award

A Georgia Southwestern State University athlete is being honored for his work off the field.

  Dougherty County School Systems holds 19th basketball tournament

Since 2000, the Dougherty County School System has hosted the Elementary League Basketball Tournament.Giving some of the local middle schools the opportunity to prove, they’re the best around.

  Malachi Russell saves the game for Sherwood Christian

Malachi Russell is in middle school at Sherwood Christian Academy, who loves the game of soccer.He's even a big fan of Atlanta United.

Lee County sends four more to the next level

After winning their second straight state title, the Trojans have proved they have a lot of talent on their team. The Lee County Trojans have had the opportunity to sign over 16 players this season, and that number just keeps growing.

  Ricardo Lockette and Steve Largent recognized by Boys & Girls club

Because of their actions on the field, both Ricardo Lockette and Steve Largent have been inducted into hall of fame’s.But today, they were inducted into another hall of fame, from the place where it all started.

Worth County Baseball on a roll

The Worth County Rams baseball team has been on a roll this season.Although it’s still early in the season, the Rams are beginning, to make a statement.

Albany residents want Monroe High interim basketball coach to stay

A number of residents said they want Keith Hayes, interim coach, to stay in that role.

Former Olympian speaks at Albany State University

An Olympian and track star known for her long jump returned to the Good Life City Wednesday evening for a second time.

  A life on the water

Parker Guy is one of the many kids around the state of Georgia who believe fishing is so much more then just a hobby.He’s one of the few that have had the opportunity to turn his passion, into success.

ASU Softball’s undefeated SIAC streak comes to an end

The ASU Softball team hasn't lost a game since 2017.A streak that has been going strong for quite a while.

Rams start SIAC play off with a four game sweep

The ASU Rams baseball team took home the 2018 SIAC title last year.And by the way they’ve started the conference, looks like they may be a repeat.

  Rams take the field for first day of spring ball

The grass is cut and there’s a fresh coat of paint on the practice field, so it has to be the start of spring training for the Rams.It’s crazy to think that football season is already around the corner, but I doubt many people are complaining.

Propst: Despite requests, never interviewed in ‘shrouded in secrecy’ investigation

GPSC officials told WALB the case is an open case, so there isn’t much information that can be released at this time.

Patriots owner Robert Kraft offered a plea deal in prostitution case - with a catch

Prosecutors offered Kraft, along with others a plea deal, but they must concede they would've been found guilty.

  New details in Propst firing

Monday, WALB gained more information into what led up to the firing of Head Football Coach Rush Propst.

Americus-Sumter holds community day for basketball

Since the hiring of Michael Hoffpauir back in 2014, the Americus-Sumter Panthers basketball team has seen some of their best seasons in school history.After reaching the state finals this past season, the community wanted to show their love for their team.

  Gordy Gruhl named Westwood Athletic Director

Since taking the head coaching job at Westwood this past season, coach Gordy Gruhl has helped lead the Wildcats basketball team. But now he will have the opportunity to oversee all of Westwood’s athletics.

McDuffie moving on from Dougherty for his Alma mater

Rufus Mcduffie is a basketball coaching legend in the 229.After 3 years at Dougherty high, he’s accepted an offer he couldn’t refuse and is moving on.

Moultrie Observer: Propst investigation cites pill incidents, dishonesty, insubordination

An investigation by Colquitt County School Superintendent Doug Howell determined Rush Propst violated five standards of the Georgia Code of Ethics for Educators, including by giving pills to students “on more than one occasion.”

Sumter County approves Couch as the new leader of the Panthers

The Sumter County School board approved Ross Couch as the new leader of the panthers.Couch spent the past two years as head coach at Bradwell Institute in Liberty county.

  Rush Propst fired as Colquitt Co. football coach

Rush Propst, the Colquitt County Packers head football coach, was fired late Thursday afternoon.

  Jets agree to sign RB Le’Veon Bell, according to reports

Le'Veon Bell agreed to a deal early Wednesday morning, ending months of speculation about where he'd resume his playing career after six years with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

  Browns to acquire star receiver Beckham from NY

With the Browns, Beckham will be reunited with receiver Jarvis Landry, a teammate at LSU.

Pickett’s Pursuit: 5 for 5 at state championships

Chastity Pickett is one of the most feared names in south Georgia on Saturdays.She proved it winning first in all 5 of her events and the most points award this past weekend at Thomas County Central.

Lady Jets make third straight national playoff appearance

Since the hiring of head coach James Frey, the Lady jets have been clicking on all cylinders.After capturing their third straight district championship, the Jets awaited their national playoff fate.

Haven Brady jr. takes home 5th state title

Haven Brady Jr. has brought home a lot of bling these past couple of years.17 belts, 4 silver gloves, and now, looks as if he’s brought home another piece to add to his collection.

Lady Jets dynastic run continues with 5th title in 7 years

South Georgia Tech took down Spartanburg Methodist 100-51 in Americus Saturday afternoon for the District J championship.The Lady Jets wire-to-wire win earned them a third straight trip to the NJCAA National Tournament., and fifth trip in the past seven years.

Americus-Sumter falls in state tournament

The Americus-Sumter Panthers were looking to claim their first state title in school history, but they faced a foe that has defeated them four times this season —Carver Tigers of Columbus.

NFL player gives back to his hometown of Pearson

Just off a run to the AFC championship with the Kansas City Chiefs this past season, one NFL star is returning to South Georgia to give back to his community.

Lady Jets searching for three peat in district title game

The South Georgia Tech Lady Jets have been on a roll these past couple of years.Leaving their mark in every stage, including the N-J-C-A-A national tournament.

  Panthers seeking first state title

The Americus-Sumter Panthers have made history this season, reaching the state championship for the first time since the 50′s.And what better way to possible bring in your first state championship, then to defeat a known rival.

Clinch and Irwin end their season in Final Four

As we’ve said before, a lot of basketball took place this weekend.Valdosta was lucky enough to host four South Georgia teams.

  Trump feeds FCS national champs McDonald’s, Chick-Fil-a during White House visit

The president served hamburgers from McDonald’s and chicken sandwiches from Chick-fil-a, KLVY reported.

  Calhoun County sends boys and girls basketball to finals

A lot of basketball was played this past weekend, but as the dust settled, only 4 of those 8 South Georgia teams will play for a state championship.Two of those teams, will be the Cougars.

  Lady Bobcats searching for first finals appearance since 2003

The Early County Girls basketball team is on a mission to bring the state title back to Blakely.Just one game away from the big dance, the Bobcats are focusing on their Final Four match-up first.