An 81-year-old Dougherty County woman found three weeks ago nearly starved in filthy conditions is improving.
A retired Dougherty County School teacher, Verma Walker was found close to death in her Betty's Drive home November 7th.
Thursday her pastor, Kenneth McMillian of Hines Memorial CME Church told us Walker is recovering in a rehab hospital in Columbus.
Dougherty County Sheriff's Investigators arrested her sons, 59-year-old Vernon West and 55-year-old Roderick West on elder abuse charges.
They remain in jail as an investigation of her assets continues.
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A South Georgia community is helping one of its leaders fight the battle of a lifetime. Leesburg Police Chief Charles Moore is fighting cancer.
More than 100 Dougherty County residents got their groove on to support heart health today! Phoebe hosted a free Zumba dance workshop at Albany State University.
More than 100 people in Albany showed up to learn how they can get help for necessary home repairs.
NASCAR is at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend and two Georgia drivers will be fighting for the checkered flag.
The Cook County Sheriff's Office is investigating after getting complaints about an internet-based message circulating on several social media.