Friday, May 24 2013 12:30 PM EDT2013-05-24 16:30:17 GMT
Criminals went to the back door of a house on South Street in Thomasville, and burst their way inside on Wednesday night. Police say they took several hundred dollars worth of electronics and a YamahaMore >>
Criminals went to the back door of a house on South Street in Thomasville, and burst their way inside on Wednesday night. Police say they took several hundred dollars worth of electronics and a Yamaha four-wheeler, and made a clean getaway.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 9:30 AM EDT2013-05-24 13:30:13 GMT
Information from GA Pundit- Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield soldiers began Memorial Day observances Thursday. Several Gold Star Families - who like the Bookers have lost a family member to conflictMore >>
Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield soldiers began Memorial Day observances Thursday. In 2013, Georgia lost 26 armed services members who gave their lives for us and their names were read in the State Capitol as part of our observance of Memorial Day.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 9:01 AM EDT2013-05-24 13:01:21 GMT
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) - Legal woes are piling up for the leader of Georgia's Democratic Party. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports (http://bit.ly/199UTSo) that a lawsuit filed in Gwinnett CountyMore >>
A lawsuit filed in Gwinnett County this week accuses Mike Berlon of failing to distribute nearly $1 million from a trust he created for a friend and his son.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:45:38 GMT
A Cordele man is out of jail tonight, accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry from his former employer. Crisp County Investigators say 25-year-old James Aultman stole more than $10,000More >>
A Cordele man is out of jail tonight, accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry from his former employer.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:40 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:40:13 GMT
Albany Police are putting on a free gospel concert this weekend. It's free, but they will accept donations to fund the department's annual community picnic in June. Musical artists from around SouthMore >>
Albany Police are putting on a free gospel concert this weekend.More >>
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -
The struggle to reach a deal to avoid automatic tax increases for every American has folks paying more attention to their finances in 2013.
The new year is a sign of new beginnings and positive lifestyle changes. A popular resolution has been to lose weight, but now it seems more people are focused on tightening their budget.
What are some resolutions made by South Georgians?
"To kind of stop spending money and be more conservative," said Albany resident Kelvin Hall.
Montrell Seay, makes new years resolutions every year. He says talk of the fiscal cliff and economic uncertainty is having an impact on the commitment he'll make to himself.
"Yes, the fiscal cliff situation is certainly having a lot of people worried and anytime or anyway you can save a couple of pennies, it certainly helps out at the end of the year," said Albany resident Montrell Seay.
The House and Senate have been negotiating on spending cuts and tax hikes. And the blame game on Capitol Hill leaves some like Seay uneasy. Now he's focusing on ways to make sure his goal becomes an achievement.
"I try not to shop so much during the year," said Seay. "I try to really only come out during the big Christmas days or black Friday and things of that nature. And I try to sort of stash the Christmas gifts early so that way I only spend so much money throughout the year."
A plan to make sure this new years resolution is not broken, during a time when many feel helpless about the country's economy.
When the clock strikes 2013, taxes go up for all Americans if lawmakers can't agree on a deal.