Thursday, May 23 2013 5:19 PM EDT2013-05-23 21:19:44 GMT
One south Georgia law enforcement agency recently received much needed financial help for a mandatory upgrade. The Thomasville Police department got an $8,000 grant from the Governor's Office of HighwayMore >>
The Thomasville Police department got an $8,000 grant from the Governor's Office of Highway Safety.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 5:13 PM EDT2013-05-23 21:13:37 GMT
Army Specialist Ciara Smith surprised her son Devin Lewis and her mother Carla Williams today at Devin's Kindergarten graduation at Harper Elementary School in Thomasville. Smith just returned from herMore >>
Army Specialist Ciara Smith surprised her son Devin Lewis and her mother Carla Williams today at Devin's Kindergarten graduation at Harper Elementary School in Thomasville.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 5:06 PM EDT2013-05-23 21:06:59 GMT
A south Georgia soldier is enjoying her first night with her family in months. She returned to Quitman today after a 10-month deployment in Afghanistan. And she surprised her son and her mother at herMore >>
A south Georgia soldier is enjoying her first night with her family in months.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 5:04 PM EDT2013-05-23 21:04:16 GMT
All non-essential employees at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany have been sent home for the day due to a sudden drop in water pressure. Base officials say the water is either running extremely low orMore >>
The command is still investigating the cause of this specific leak and will provide up-to-date information to the public as well as its workforce as to the causes and preventative measures that will take place in the future.More >>
Leesburg's Phillip Phillips is one step closer to becoming America's Idol. He's now in the elite top five!
The guitar strumming singer has nationwide appeal, but his biggest fan base is right here in South Georgia.
But then you have that group of kids who are only a few feet tall..but are some of his biggest supporters. "I love Phillip Phillips," said 3-year old Jackson Berringer.
Some stay up after their bedtime so watching Phillips is a real treat.
Powell Harris and Lindsay Dunnagan work at OakCrest Academy with some of his fans, and say it is surprising just how many of them know who Phillip Phillips is. "I guess they know he is from here," said Harris.
And hometown performers who make it big like Phillip Phillips and Luke Bryan gives little kids something to look up to. "Even though you are from a small town you can still go far," said Harris.
In the meantime these little fans will continue to show their support.
Even if they aren't exactly old enough to vote.
Phillip will perform again live on American Idol next Wednesday.