Students in Tift
County learned about robotics this week.
32 high school students were at the Tifton campus of Moultrie Tech
participating in a week long stem camp.
Students demonstrated the new Baxter robot. Tift County High is
the first school in the world to use this robot as a teaching tool.
hands on robotics demonstrations were there to encourage students to pursue
"I really like
hands on stuff, building robots. I was always interested in it and it just got
me into it," student.
also able to design and build their own robots.
A jury convicted a Crisp County man on two counts of child molestation Friday. The jury came back with a guilty verdict for Hermenegildo Virgil Friday.
The holiday season has arrived and Dougherty County leaders want people to be more safe than ever.
Saturday morning, a few extra paws joined runners at the Marine Corps Logistics Base in Albany. Racers and supporters alike showed their passion for supporting veterans this morning.
Troopers with the Georgia state patrol responded to a fatal crash in Coffee County around 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Three people are behind bars in the Dougherty County Jail for their part in a shooting at Albany State University.