Taylor Swift says she plans to re-record her old songs

Swift said she plans to re-record her songs after her catalog was purchased by popular music manager Scooter Braun.

Downtown Albany set to host AMA Chalkfest

Valdosta police investigate armed robbery

Auburn police searching for missing AU student from Taiwan

New program aims to make Albany children, parents healthier

'Vest for Von’: Americus Police K-9 gets protective vest

‘Very fortunate’: LSU responds to false alarm security scare

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  Sign language interpreter steals show from rapper Twista

No seat belt leads to Valdosta drug arrest

Boys & Girls Club CEO gives insight on gang violence

Grady Co. school on lockdown as police search for suspect

Bridge collapses near Ga., Fla. line

UPDATE: Cherry Avenue homicide suspect must wait for bond

Georgia Southern offers new online tool to match course credit for military experience

Veterans and active-duty military will have an easier path to getting credit at Georgia Southern University.

  Crisp Co. deputies get equipment to help save lives

With the purchase of fully automated external defibrillators (AEDs), deputies in Crisp County can help treat cardiac arrest patients before EMS arrives.

  Concerned alumni host forum on HBCU bill

Leaders at Albany State University (ASU) attended the Save Our HBCU event Tuesday, saying there are many reasons why ASU is worth fighting for.

  Former Monroe basketball coach fights to get his job back

The former Monroe High School basketball coach is fighting to get his job back after he filed a grievance against the Dougherty County School System.

  Valdosta State University partners with city schools

  Valdosta City Schools considers investing in metal detectors

Valdosta hosts Food Truck Thursday on Tuesday

  ABAC students get good meals, clothes with ‘The Closet Pantry’

  100 year old Tifton building to be redeveloped

  Dougherty Co. commissioner works to repair Albany park

  Multi-million dollar Radium Springs project set to end next month

Crews have made headway since beginning work on the $2 million Radium Springs project in January.

  East Albany residents start petition against new business

Members of an East Albany neighborhood said they don’t want a new business built in their area.

  Albany man convicted in 2017 bank robbery

After a two-day trial, an Albany man was convicted in the Renasant Bank robbery on North Westover Boulevard in November of 2017, according, Charles Peeler, the United States attorney for the Middle District of Georgia.

  Housing still in high demand for ASU students

For the third year, Albany State University (ASU) is seeing a high demand for housing, causing some students to stay in hotels temporarily.

  Lee Co. not seeing any out-of-county pets come into animal shelter

Staff said this became problematic for a number of reasons.

  Lee Co. Animal Shelter staff weigh-in on ‘Clear the Shelters’ event

Over the weekend, they along with many other shelters held “Clear the Shelter” events.

  Lee Co. senior raising awareness for Alzheimer’s in honor of grandmother

Rhiannon Belcher lost her great grandmother to Alzheimer’s disease around the time she entered high school.

Elton John slams media for criticizing Harry, Meghan over private jet use

Elton John took to social media to slam stories that suggested that Prince Harry and Meghan were hypocritical for accepting jet travel despite their devotion to eco-causes.

  3 arrested for drugs during Crisp Co. traffic stop

During a search, two kilograms of suspected methamphetamine, around 900 Oxycodone tablets and a firearm were inside.

  APD: Man wanted in July homicide in custody

APD posted to Facebook that Jones is in custody.

Pumpkin spice returns: Fall flavors available earlier than ever before

Fall favors are returning quicker than ever this year!

UPDATE: Albany police interview sister of W. Highland homicide victim

The Albany Police Department needs the community’s help in looking for, Quashayla Jones, the sister of homicide victim, Quamiya Jones.

Thomasville men charged with gang, drug and gun offenses

Agents recovered ecstasy, molly and marijuana, along with an AR-type gun and ammo.

European book makers release odds for 2019 college football

The odds to win the SEC and the Heisman Trophy are included.

'Clash of the Titans’: Chick-fil-A, Popeyes compete for best chicken sandwich title

The best chicken sandwich debate has heated up!

Drivers in Tuesday bypass wreck cited

The call of the accident came in shortly after 7:30 a.m.

  ‘We are all hurting from this’: Albany community speaks on gangs, homicides

Making impact, not impressions, is how one group of community members think violence in Albany can be stopped.

  2nd Annual Moultrie-Colquitt County Career Fair happening Wednesday

Over 25 businesses will come together to show what jobs are available in Colquitt County Wednesday.

  Community mourns loss of teens in I-75 dirt bike accident

Cook County is sending wishes and prayers to two families who lost their children in an accident on Interstate 75 over the weekend.

Cook Co. district attorney talks deadly accident case

The Cook County District Attorney is speaking out just days after a man convicted in a deadly accident was given no jail time.

  Meeting planned in Albany to discuss gangs, violence

Leaders in Albany said they need everyone’s attendance at this week’s Gang Task Force meeting.

  Loved ones of victim speak out after father, son charged with his murder

An Albany man's loved ones are speaking out after a Father and Son were charged with murder for his shooting last week on Cherry Avenue. WALB News 10′s Asia Wilson spoke with those loved ones.

  Dougherty Co. Commission chairman: ‘There’s one thing that gangs respect and that’s sheer brutality’

Dougherty County leaders said law enforcement agencies are short staffed.

  New car helps Americus woman drive son to medical treatment

Until March Lakeshia Myers didn't have a car.

  Men sentenced in 2018 East Albany lounge shooting

Two men entered guilty pleas and another person was acquitted of all charges in the death of a Dougherty County man gunned down at Big Daddy’s Lounge last June.

‘Bubba’ Hiers, Paula Deen’s brother, passes away

Paula Deen’s brother and Savannah restaurateur Earl “Bubba” Wayne Hiers Jr. passed away last week after a battle with pancreatic cancer.

  Americus town hall meeting set for Tuesday

Daryl Dowdell, District 6 Councilman, is hosting a town hall meeting on Tuesday.

  Americus Animal Control: No more animals spotted with signs of rabies

If you see an animal with possible signs of rabies, report it by calling 911.

  Cook Co. man sentenced for child molestation

The guilty plea stems from an incident involving a 12-year-old victim in 2016.

Kitten shot in face with flare gun; Douglas police say they won’t put up with animal cruelty

A man was arrested after Douglas police said he shot a kitten in the face with a flare gun Saturday.

  Incident report released in Cherry Avenue shooting

Witnesses who were in the area at the time of the shooting said a green SUV, either a Kia or Hyundai, circled the block multiple times, according to the incident report.

Locked Down: Inside the prison where inmates set each other on fire and gangs have more power than guards

Widespread concern about understaffing in Mississippi's prisons has people calling for a change. They say inmates, correctional officers and surrounding communities are in danger.

Incident report released in W Highland homicide

Witnesses said shots were fired at Quamyia Jones and the person with her.

  3 polling locations to close in Randolph Co.

Three Randolph County polling precincts will close.

Adorable photo shows group of service dogs attending ‘Billy Elliot’ theater production in Canada

The service dogs were in training to help their handlers navigate a theater.

  Victim in fatal Albany bypass accident identified

One man died in the single-vehicle accident on Monday morning.

  Tift Co. school board member dies

John Smith, who represented District 2, passed away, the school district posted to Facebook.

Supreme Court upholds Thomasville man’s murder conviction

The victim was just out of the Army

  Albany residents stunned by woman’s stabbing on Cotton Avenue

Albany Police say Tamika Johnson was the victim of the stabbing that happened Saturday in the 800 block of Cotton Avenue around 5 pm.

  Neighbors react to illegal dump site only feet from their home

This is one of many found in the last few months.

Remembering Nancy Parker: Devoted journalist, loving wife and mother

Nancy Parker was a storyteller, friend, wife and mother.

Officer charged with falsely reporting wrecked car as stolen

A Georgia police officer has been arrested for falsely reporting an abandoned car as stolen after a wreck

  2 teens killed in dirt bike accident on I-75 in Cook County

Two teens were killed after the dirt bike they were on was hit by another vehicle on I-75 Sunday morning, according to Cook County Coroner Tim Purvis.

Father, son charged in Albany homicide

A man and his son have been charged in a fatal Albany shooting that happened Wednesday, according to the Albany Police Department (APD).

Protesters gather in Forsyth Park to advocate for more stringent gun laws

Moms Demand Action and Students Demand Action demonstrated at the Forsyth Park fountain on Saturday. They say tougher gun safety measures are needed to tackle gun violence across the country.

  South Ga. helps Clear the Shelters

Pets all across the region were adopted as part of the annual Clear the Shelters event. For little to no cost at all families were able to adopt pets from many different shelters.

  Bainbridge Public Safety needs your help finding this woman

Bainbridge Public Safety (BPS) is hoping you can help identify a woman they said was involved in a hit and run.

Albany police: Woman stabbed by ex-boyfriend

A woman was stabbed on Cotton Avenue Saturday afternoon around 5 p.m., according to the Albany Police Department (APD).

Father of 6-year-old who drowned in Chattahoochee River passes away

News Leader 9 wants to express our deepest condolences to the Henderson family as they mourn the tragic loss of another of their family members.

  Albany police push for more at-home conversations to keep kids safe, out of trouble

As the weekend approaches, police want you to keep a close eye on your kids and know where they are at all times.

  Meeting set to curb violence in Albany, spread love

Albany community leaders are asking for your help in taking a stand against violence by attending a community outreach meeting on Monday. They’re calling it the “Taking Love to the Streets” event.

  Third suspect arrested in 2018 Albany ‘apparent assassination attempt’

Prosecutors said another Albany man is behind bars for what they are calling an apparent assassination attempt in May of 2018.

  Moody Air Force Base hosts dedication and change of command

Moody Air Force Base is now home to a permanent memorial for an airman killed in the line of duty.

  ‘I don’t understand how homicide and misdemeanor can be in the same sentence’: Man convicted in deadly accident faces no jail time

William Foskey, who pleaded guilty in relation to the death of 20-year-old Cameron Corbitt, will not serve any jail time.

  UGA super fan ready for football season

With football season starting in a week, one woman said she’s all geared up and ready with University of Georgia decor.

‘Easy Rider’ star and writer Peter Fonda dies at age 79

Actor Peter Fonda, the son of a Hollywood legend who became a movie star in his own right after both writing and starring in the counter-culture classic "Easy Rider," has died.

  Reminder from law enforcement: Children 13 and younger must wear life vests on moving boats, kayaks

If your kids are on the water, without life jackets, you could get a citation.

  Theatre Albany inspires generations of patrons

Theatre Albany is starting it's 87th season this year.The playhouse has seen six months of renovations and board members will be able to do even more thanks to a donation today.