Travel and tourism in Georgia generated more than 61 billion dollars in business sales in 2016.
In Douglas, 532 jobs were supported by the tourism industry in 2015.
Tourism also generated more than 71 million dollars in direct travel spending.
If tourism were taken away each household in Coffee County would need to be taxed 342 dollars a year to replace the taxes brought in by tourism.
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A hostage situation on Blaylock Street came to an end around 11:30 p.m. on Friday.
The Albany Humane Society and Sally Wetherbee Adoption Center have 130 dogs and 75 cats ready for you to adopt, and most of them are free.
Albany police have issued arrest warrants for Jermaine Monson, 32, in connection with a robbery by snatching that badly injured a 71-year-old woman.
In a few days from now we might be in awe, as we try to hold in our memory the visions we saw. That's because the solar eclipse will be seen in many parts of the country.
If you are looking for a furry friend for your family, you can adopt one for free Saturday at the Lee County Animal Shelter at 101 Mossy Dell Road in Leesburg.