Wednesday, June 19 2013 5:05 PM EDT2013-06-19 21:05:10 GMT
Mug shot of the suspect, Benny James Johnson III
The search continues tonight for a man accused of trying to rob a Cordele motel. Police say 24-year-old Benny James Johnson the third jumped over the counter of the Ashburn Inn on East 16-th Avenue JuneMore >>
The search continues tonight for a man accused of trying to rob a Cordele motel. Police say 24-year-old Benny James Johnson the third jumped over the counter of the Ashburn Inn on East 16-th Avenue June 13th when no one was at the counter then ran away when an employee walked in on him trying to get money from the cash register.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 4:48 PM EDT2013-06-19 20:48:53 GMT
Do you have a taste for some good ole' south Georgia watermelon? You might have to wait a little bit. Farmers are running about three weeks behind after some crazy spring weather made this one of theirMore >>
Do you have a taste for some good ole' south Georgia watermelon? You might have to wait a little bit.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 4:32 PM EDT2013-06-19 20:32:15 GMT
South Georgia Medical Center is recognized as the number one spine surgery center in the state. Wednesday health officials gathered at the Valdosta hospital for a ceremony to celebrate the recognitionMore >>
South Georgia Medical Center is recognized as the number one spine surgery center in the state. More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 3:46 PM EDT2013-06-19 19:46:09 GMT
A Colquitt County grand jury has indicted two men in a deadly drive by shooting. 23-year-old Derek Rushing and 24-year-old Antonio Williams are charged in the March 5th shooting in which four peopleMore >>
23-year-old Derek Rushing and 24-year-old Antonio Williams are charged in the March 5th shooting in which four people were struck while standing outside a 2nd Street Northwest home. More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 3:26 PM EDT2013-06-19 19:26:33 GMT
We are learning new details about the man who was rescued Tuesday in Ocilla after he became trapped a top of a grain elevator. 36-year-old John Collins of Fitzgerald was repairing a motor one hundredMore >>
36-year-old John Collins of Fitzgerald was repairing a motor one hundred feet a top the grain elevator at Irwinville Peanut when his arm got pinned in the machinery. More >>
Clarence A. Johnson, known to many as "C.A.," age 92, formerly of Albany and Calvary, Georgia passed away August 5, 2009 in Selina, Texas. He was born November 8, 1916 in Spragge, Ontario Canada to Alfred and Beata Johannson. Clarence was a long time resident of Albany, Georgia where he served as a minister and owned C.A. Johnson Home Builders and was owner and broker of Elite Realty.
He is survived by his son Arne C. Johnson, (Becky Clevenger - loving care-giver) of Whitewright, TX; son-in-law Stephen Shier of Peachtree City, GA. Granddaughters, Victoria Swaney (Roy) of Burleson, TX; Mary Herrera (Jesse) of Wylie, TX; grandson Kevin Shier of Peachtree City, GA. Great-granddaughter Elizabeth Swaney, Great-grandson Kegan Shier, and a host of family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his late wives Karin (Gerden) Johnson (1969), and Bernice (Rehberg) Johnson (2006), brother Magnus, sisters Helme and Ellen, and his uncle Matt Carlson who raised him, daughter Vi K. (Johnson) Shier, and granddaughter Karin V. Shier (1996).
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. at Kimbrell-Stern Funeral Home, Albany, Georgia. with visitation at 9:30 a.m. Rev. Ralph Horne officiating. Internment will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Clarence to Hospice Compassus 9535 Forest Lane, suite 211, Dallas, TX 75231 or to the Alzheimer's Association 225 N. Michigan Ave, Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601.
You may sign the online guest book and share your own special thoughts with the family of Mr. Johnson by visiting Kimbrell-Stern's website at www.kimbrellstern.com