A Sylvester Police officer hit by a pickup truck while directing traffic outside Worth County High School Wednesday afternoon was released from Phoebe Putney Hospital Wednesday night.
We're told Melanie Rodriguez is banged up but doesn't have any broken bones.
17 year-old Frederick Johnson is charged with distracted driving, driving on a learner's permit, and failure to obey an officer directing traffic.
Troopers believe he was fiddling with the radio as he pulled out of the parking lot onto Highway 313 about 3:10 p.m. and ran into Rodriguez.
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Albany's police chief responded to concerns about the nonstop gunfire happening in one South Albany neighborhood.
Phoebe Putney Hospital recently upgraded a device that will give patients with irregular heartbeats more surgical options.
NASCAR is at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend, but with rain in the forecast, it is stirring up a debate between the track and the drivers.
The Worth County's Best Friends Humane Society's biggest fundraiser of the year is just around the corner and tickets are selling out fast.
Spring pollens have made an early appearance this year in Southwest Georgia.