Albany church breaks ground on Alzheimer’s Outreach Center

A groundbreaking was held Wednesday for the future home of the Alzheimer’s Outreach Center in downtown Albany.

  Democratic debate revives clashes over ‘Medicare for All’

The Democratic presidential debate opened Wednesday night with the candidates agreeing that President Donald Trump should be impeached.
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  Tom Hanks finds out he’s related to Mr. Rogers

Hanks is portraying Rogers in the upcoming film, “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood.” He said he didn’t know they were related when he took the role.

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  Albany police investigating Dollar General armed robbery

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Officers suited up to help families in need for Thanksgiving

What to know about the suspicious white van reported across Albany

Pedestrian involved in Albany crash

It happened Wednesday in front of an EMS station in the 500 block of Westover Boulevard around 6:15 p.m.
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  Trump directed Ukraine quid pro quo, key witness says

In often-stunning testimony, Sondland painted a picture of a Ukraine pressure campaign that was prompted by President Trump himself, orchestrated by Rudy Giuliani and well-known to other senior officials, including Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

  Moody Air Base not in the area during “Boom”

  Albany family given Thanksgiving surprise

  Wilcox Co. deputy arrested for violation of oath, narcotics

Ashburn police on the hunt for Piggly Wiggly armed robbery suspect; one in custody

  Tifton Junior Woman’s Club presents ‘Glow Run’

1 killed in Americus shooting

Thronateeska to host annual ‘Selfies with Santa’ & ‘Season of Light’

  ASU student housing project ahead of schedule

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  Victim’s daughter calls 911 to ‘order a pizza’ to signal domestic violence

The victim's daughter said she used this tactic to keep the person who was hitting her mom in the dark that she was calling for help. That way, he wouldn't run away before police got there.

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Player of the Week: Blane Grace

Team of the Week: Americus-Sumter Panthers

It was a defensive battle for Americus-Sumter as they held off Burke County.

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  The case of 2 missing freezers continues in Lee Co.

Police are still looking for the people who stole two large freezer cases in Lee County.
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  Dog crushed by heavy package FedEx driver threw over fence, family says

FedEx says it is investigating the incident and, based on the outcome, will take “appropriate action.”

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  Tiftarea senior signs golf scholarship to attend Belmont University

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