Friday, May 24 2013 9:30 AM EDT2013-05-24 13:30:13 GMT
Information from GA Pundit- Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield soldiers began Memorial Day observances Thursday. Several Gold Star Families - who like the Bookers have lost a family member to conflictMore >>
Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield soldiers began Memorial Day observances Thursday. In 2013, Georgia lost 26 armed services members who gave their lives for us and their names were read in the State Capitol as part of our observance of Memorial Day.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 9:01 AM EDT2013-05-24 13:01:21 GMT
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) - Legal woes are piling up for the leader of Georgia's Democratic Party. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports (http://bit.ly/199UTSo) that a lawsuit filed in Gwinnett CountyMore >>
A lawsuit filed in Gwinnett County this week accuses Mike Berlon of failing to distribute nearly $1 million from a trust he created for a friend and his son.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:45 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:45:38 GMT
A Cordele man is out of jail tonight, accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry from his former employer. Crisp County Investigators say 25-year-old James Aultman stole more than $10,000More >>
A Cordele man is out of jail tonight, accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry from his former employer.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:40 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:40:13 GMT
Albany Police are putting on a free gospel concert this weekend. It's free, but they will accept donations to fund the department's annual community picnic in June. Musical artists from around SouthMore >>
Albany Police are putting on a free gospel concert this weekend.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:35 PM EDT2013-05-24 03:35:30 GMT
A couple of South Georgia mayors attended a forum at the Albany Civil Rights Institute to enlighten the public on how city governments run, Thursday. Albany Mayor Dorothy Hubbard and Baconton Mayor AnnetteMore >>
A couple of South Georgia mayors attended a forum at the Albany Civil Rights Institute to enlighten the public on how city governments run, Thursday.More >>
January 21, 2008
Adel - An Adel City Councilman says drugs and crime are becoming a huge problem in his district.
"We have got to work in this area. We have got to get out here and we have to work to stop these drug dealers," says Gregory Paige, Councilman for District One, Post Two.
He says there are three major problem areas in the city, on 2nd, 9th and 16th street. "What I'm being told, we get no attention out here and I've constantly and consistently asked for help."
He says these are minority areas and believes this is one reason they are being ignored. "Its truly my belief if it was on the other side of town, it would be different and this is what people are telling me when they call," he says.
Paige was recently sworn in for his second term as city councilman and says he'll spend his next four years appealing to the mayor, city manager and police to aggressively patrol these areas, start neighborhood watch groups and give this community the attention it deserves.
"I got four years. With these four years a head of me, I'm going to look out for senior citizens and these young people. The drug deals going on in this area, they are going to stop on this watch!"
He says if they work together, he believes they can take back this neighborhood and rid it's streets of crime.