The number of sexually transmitted diseases in teens in South Georgia increases every year.
However, officials found that it wasn't just STD's that were the issue but HIV as well.
The statistics have community leaders worried, and they're fighting back.
Watch Thursday at 6 p.m. as WALB's Melissa Hodges takes a hard look at the numbers and exactly what leaders are doing to reverse the crisis.
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A state official faces two separate investigations after police said he drove drunk with more than a dozen jars of moonshine in his car.
A South Georgia couple, who went viral after they got married last Thanksgiving inside an Albany grocery store is getting ready to celebrate their first anniversary.
Sometimes it's the smallest things that bring life to the meaning of giving. A small gesture by an employee at a Huddle House in Southwest Georgia did just that on Wednesday.
Just hours before Thanksgiving, grocery stores across South Georgia were packed all day long.
Those familiar bells and red kettles are back this year outside of South Georgia stores as the Salvation Army kicks off its annual fundraising campaign.