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Paramedics tell us they're amazed no one was seriously hurt in a rush hour crash just outside Albany Monday evening. The driver of a pickup truck lost control on Philema Road just before 5:00. The truckMore >>
The driver of a pickup truck and his passenger walk away from the mangled wreckage after a crash.More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 12:02 AM EDT2013-05-21 04:02:59 GMT
An unusual wreck on Albany's bypass Monday night left the highway littered with yard debris. About 9:30, a car collided with a trailer that was hauling tree limbs on the Liberty Expressway between theMore >>
Wrecked cars and yard debris slow traffic on Albany's bypass.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-05-21 03:45:07 GMT
Moultrie Police tell us they have the accused triggerman in a shooting in custody after two weeks on the run. Police arrested 19-year-old Darren Huntley over the weekend in Waycross. 22-year-old DominiqueMore >>
Moultrie Police tell us they have the accused triggerman in a shooting in custody after two weeks on the run.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 11:37 PM EDT2013-05-21 03:37:21 GMT
Students at a South Georgia University are working together to make it into the workforce. Nursing students at Georgia Southwestern asked business students to help them prepare for their job searches. HumanMore >>
Students at a South Georgia University are working together to make it into the workforce.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 11:28 PM EDT2013-05-21 03:28:47 GMT
A lot of South Georgians are all too familiar with the damage a tornado can do. An EF-3 tornado roared through Americus six years ago. It killed two people and destroyed Sumter Regional Hospital andMore >>
A lot of South Georgians are all too familiar with the damage a tornado can do.More >>
Albany Technical College is looking to expand its campus.
A committee is looking into a possible land purchase on South Slappey Blvd. The tract is between the Regions Bank branch location, and the school's Cosmetology teaching facility.
The school needs state approval to begin a housing program, and if that doesn't happen, the school could use the lot to build a new gymnasium, or some other structure there.
There is a chance that additional land could be purchased from John Deere.
Albany Tech's board voted to approve spending $5,000 as earnest money to hold the tract near Region's Bank.
"We're very land locked here," said Wendy Howell, Albany Tech Public Relations Director. "We're continuously looking for land around us to where we can expand. I believe this property has been for sale for several years. This is a way for us to purchase something where we can grow. We're not sure what we're going to put there."
Another Albany tech goal is also having all of its student services and admissions offices in one building.
Albany tech has 60 days to make a decision on whether to purchase the land.
The school has a sixty-day window to finalize a deal.