Business owner hopes to bring change to Leesburg as next mayor

Michael Revell is a business owner of a roofing company that recently moved to Leesburg and is now running for mayor.

  Mother accused of sex trafficking 15-year-old daughter to wealthy yacht owner

The mother’s case is being turned over to federal authorities while she remains in jail, accused of prostituting her 15-year-old daughter.
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  2-year-old hugs pizza delivery driver, not knowing he just lost his daughter

A touching moment between a young boy and a pizza delivery driver was recently captured on a doorbell camera.

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Former Georgia sheriff to lead State Patrol after exam flap

  Georgia Appeals Judges speak to Albany students

  2 of 3 men charged in 2015 Albany murder case take the witness stand

WWII vet in Valdosta awarded ‘Quilt of Valor’

Blakely 1st grader publishes her own book at age six

She wanted to let her classmates know that they're beautiful, so much so that she wrote a book about it.
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  Bloomberg, Sanders attacked by rivals at Democrats’ Nevada debate

Sanders is the only Democratic candidate who thinks the candidate with the most delegates should win the party’s presidential nomination even if he or she doesn’t have a majority. It sets up a clash should the primary season end without a clear winner.

  Second newspaper begins printing in Worth Co.

  Students get dose of ‘reality’ before heading out into the real world

  Census Bureau looking to hire seasonal workers; what you need to know

Radium Springs Garden closed because of rising Flint River

DA: 3 sentenced to a total of 32 years in prison

  A cup and a chat: Tift Co. law enforcement hosts ‘Coffee with a Cop’

  Tifton officials hope to raise awareness on child abuse prevention

  Albany Gang Task Force works to reach young people

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  Man breaks Galaga world record in his kitchen

An Iowa man is making a name for himself in competitive video gaming.

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  South Ga. parents voice concerns over Thomas County Central softball coach

Deerfield-Windsor preps for region tournament

Joe Morgan signs with Tennessee Tech for baseball

Sherwood Eagles shine on the hardwood

The Sherwood Eagles have been tearing up the hardwood this basketball season.And for the 7th year in a row, the Eagles have soared into the playoffs.

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GBI launches homicide investigation in Coffee Co.

  BPS: School bus involved in crash with pickup truck

  Settlement reached in Homerville coffee shop explosion

  Murder trial begins for 2015 Albany death

  Young hero talks about Flint River rescue

"Hero no, heroic actions, I guess I can take that but hero no."
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  US ranks 39th on measurements of children’s survival, report says

The report ranked 180 countries based on data that used various factors to measure the extent of which a child was given the opportunity to fulfill their potential.

  Dougherty Co. Commission invites you to attend empowerment event

  Irwin Co. receives life-saving device donation

APD looking for armed robbery suspect

UPDATE: Woman charged in Dougherty Co. ambulance theft out on bond