More than 100 people gathered in Dawson Saturday night for a candlelight vigil for Mayor Christopher Wright.
Several people including elected officials and his mom Tonya Wright attended.
Wright was shot multiple times at his home in Terrell County this week.
Investigators say Wright was returning to his home on Crawford Street Southeast where family members said his mother was tied up inside.
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Summer is in full swing, and that means afternoon showers and thunderstorms, capable of producing deadly lightning strikes.
Albany city commissioner Bobby Coleman officially announced his candidacy for re-election.
Neighbors are overwhelmingly pleased after city leaders voted to deny the rezoning of the 2400 block of Whispering Pines Circle.
The Tifton Police Department confirms that a body was found at a home at the corner of 5th Street and Central Avenue.
We are entering the warmest time of the year here in Southwest Georgia, which happens to also be the beginning of the school year.