Schedule of events for the 2019 Sunbelt Ag Expo

Over 1,200 exhibitors will display and demonstrate products and welcome thousands of visitors to the 100-acre show site.

  Fake Filters? Made-up addresses, strange receipts and copycat websites reveal knock-offs on the market

One dead in rural Decatur collision

Valdosta police arrest man for detaining women

Albany Police investigate shooting incident

  Eye-witness remembers East Oakridge fatal crash

  Kupcake Fest raises over $3K for Yellow Elephant Ministries

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LaGrange woman stabs woman who attempted to stop physical altercation with a third woman

Columbus police searching for man in connection with June 2019 shooting

  Montgomery woman’s billboards help her find kidney donor

Family members hold vigil for man missing in Hard Rock Hotel collapse

Overturned cargo ship to be disassembled in St. Simons Sound

  People lined the streets for Albany State University’s 2019 Homecoming Parade

  UPDATE: Third suspect in Cordele armed robbery turns himself in

Two suspects are in custody and another man is wanted after an armed robbery that happened near the 500 block of Oakland Avenue around 5:30 Friday morning.

Hard Rock Hotel under construction collapses in downtown New Orleans

The Hard Rock Hotel construction site collapsed Saturday morning onto Canal Street

  Week 8: Friday night football scores and schedules

Another week of staying in the GISA, as this week’s Game of the Week will feature Brookwood versus Southland.

  Youngest mayoral candidate, James Pratt, Jr., shares campaign platform

WALB News 10′s sat down with a candidate for Albany Mayor Friday.James Pratt Jr. shared his campaign and why he’s running.

  Lee Co. man charged with felony after $4k of meat stolen

Juvenile suspect arrested in the shooting death of 12-year-old Phenix City boy

Local doctor convicted in ‘pill mill’ operation

  Valdosta buys new gear to protect firefighters

  Kendrick Johnson’s family requests to reopen case

  Valdosta under new liquor, vape store ban

  Verdict reached in 2018 delivery driver’s death murder trial

A jury in the case of a 2018 Albany murder case has been reached on Friday.

  Veteran’s family plans event to raise awareness for veteran suicide

A South Georgia family will host an event Saturday to raise awareness for veteran suicide.

Suspect arrested for armed robbery at jewelry store at Tanger Outlets

An armed robbery suspect has been arrested for a September incident at Tanger Outlets.

  ASU students, alumni join for Homecoming convocation and pep rally

Albany State University students and alumni joined together for the school's annual Homecoming convocation and pep rally Friday morning.

Child dies after falling out of a wagon at Children’s of Alabama

An Anniston boy died days after a wagon accident at Children's of Alabama in Birmingham.

  APD issues alert on missing teen

Destiny Ann Harrelson was last seen in Albany near Deerfield-Windsor School.

Woman charged with terroristic threats after boarding child’s school bus to confront driver

The Vidalia Police Department has arrested a woman and charged her with making terroristic threats while on her child’s school bus.

Coffee Co. law enforcement needs help finding missing man

George Campbell, 64, was last seen at his home in Broxton on Sept. 29.

  APD charges driver in fatal wreck

Roy Edward Bolin was arrested on multiple charges.

  New Coke facility planned for Tifton; 200 jobs expected

The brand has been around for more than 100 years, but it will soon just be a few miles closer to home in South Georgia, thanks to one man and his team.

First responders report to Albany collision

There is a collision at the intersection of Oakridge Blvd. and Newton Road

Georgia Southern department responds to book burning after author visits campus

A department at Georgia Southern University says it is “dismayed and disappointed” by some students’ behavior this week.

  Speeders in Sylvester cause father to speak out

A speedy street has some Sylvester residents concerned and city leaders are taking action.

  Crisp Co. student recognized for saving toddler

A Crisp County eighth-grader is being recognized for saving the life of her 2-year-old niece after the toddler almost drowned in their pool.

New device helps prevent infant hot car deaths

The eClip, created by Elepho, Inc. pairs with your smartphone and sends you an alert if you leave the car with your child still in the backseat.

  Crisp Co. pushing forward 1 year after Hurricane Michael

Oct. 10 was the one year anniversary of Hurricane Michael and the devastation the storm caused in Southwest Georgia.

  Deliberations to soon start for a 2018 delivery driver’s death

Jurors will begin deliberations in a 2018 Albany murder case.It’s for a man accused of killing Cha’valier Paul, who was delivering glass to a business in the area.

UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal wreck reported near Albany intersection

A fatal wreck has happened on Oglethorpe and Madison, according to officials.

  One girl’s petition for safer intersection gains hundreds of signatures

A family is petitioning for a stoplight at what they call a dangerous intersection. Now 535 others have joined in their fight.

  Cairo mom remembers her little girl one year after her death

The path of destruction that Hurricane Michael left a year ago has many communities and families still recovering today.

  Valdosta council to vote on vape, liquor store ban

The Valdosta City Council is in a meeting where they will vote on a six-month moratorium for liquor and vape store licenses.

One Year Later: Cuthbert residents remember living through Hurricane Michael

In the Chattahoochee Valley, Randolph County and the city of Cuthbert were hit the hardest by Hurricane Michael. Even though much progress has been made in the year, residents said there is still some work left to do.

Wednesday night Albany armed robbery under investigation

The robbery happened at a Homerun Foods in the 3000 block of Gillionville Road.

  Have you seen this man? Lee Co. Sheriff’s Office looking for sexual battery suspect

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man accused of stalking a woman at the Walmart on Ledo Road early Tuesday morning.

  Safe and Sound: AFD’s 24th annual fire safety program

As a part of fire prevention week, the Albany Fire Department wanted to make sure children know what to do in an emergency at their 24th annual kid's fire safety program.

  Tifton man arrested after shooting of 1-year-old

A Tifton man has been arrested Thursday after the accidental shooting of a one-year-old.

  Man charged in Lee Co. armed robberies

Hall was originally arrested Wednesday for an armed robbery that happened at CVS Tuesday.

  ‘Baby Stormy’ celebrates first birthday

She was born at just 27 weeks, during Hurricane Michael, one year ago in Early County.

GDOT asking for public input on Statewide Strategic Transportation Plan

The Georgia Department of Transportation is forming a Statewide Strategic Transportation Plan for the next 30 years, and they want the public’s input on it.

Blue Bell recalling some Butter Crunch half gallons due to broken tool pieces

Blue Bell Ice Cream is recalling select lots of it’s Butter Crunch Ice Cream made at its Sylacauga plant because they contain pieces of a broken plastic tool according to the FDA.

  4-H agent: Terrell Co. 4-H program imperative for students

One Southwest Georgia 4-H program is exposing the youth to opportunities in agriculture.

  7 homes to be demolished in an E. Albany neighborhood

Seven dilapidated houses are set to be demolished in East Albany.

  Churches, volunteers work to restore damaged homes in Miller County

Thursday is the anniversary of a storm that changed the face of many Southwest Georgia communities.

  Decatur Co. Sheriff’s Office investigates ‘unique and possible’ arson involving tractor

The Decatur County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a possible arson involving a tractor.

  New voting machines unveiled in Decatur County

Georgia election officials got to try out the state’s new voting machines Wednesday.

  Tift Co. man arrested for trespassing and attempt to kidnap

A Tifton man is facing trespassing and intent to kidnap charges.

  Community fights for Tifton ‘Pink Motel’

One South Georgia community said the love for a historic motel should stop developers from demolishing its rich history.

  Ward 6 candidate Leroy Smith wants to improve South Albany

Three candidates said they have plans to better South Albany if elected into the city commission Ward 6 seat.

  Entrance to Americus to get a makeover

The entrance to Americus off Highway 19 is set to receive a facelift beginning May 2020, according to Mayor Barry Blount.

  Mayor Dorothy Hubbard shares plans for Albany if re-elected

WALB News 10 sat down with Albany Mayor Dorothy Hubbard Wednesday.

Americus renews efforts to fight blight

Americus will start enforcing its blight tax in the first part of 2020, according to Mayor Barry Blount.

  Another suspect identified in Valdosta homicide; VPD looking for him

The warrants stem from the Sept. 23 shooting where Ahmad Fredrick, 18, was killed.

Dry conditions affecting livestock’s food supply

Ranchers who haven’t seen rain in months say this drought is taking its toll, not only on the livestock and what they’d feed them now but what they need to feed them this winter.

Valdosta City Council to consider additional fire gear purchase

Valdosta City Council is considering spending more than $50,000 on more firefighting gear.

  Valdosta City Council considers possible liquor, vape store bans

The Valdosta City Council is planning to consider an embargo on licenses for retail package stores and vaping establishments.

Volunteers needed for Ga. Special Olympics in Valdosta this weekend

The Georgia Special Olympics is in need of hundreds of volunteers by this weekend.

Woman arrested for Moultrie armed robbery

A woman was arrested for holding up a Moultrie hotel on Oct. 3.

New Moultrie police chief named

Sean Ladson was named the new Moultrie police chief.

Law enforcement looking for wanted Decatur Co. man

The sheriff’s office said “all efforts were exhausted” but Weston was not found in Grady County.

  Albany murder trial moves into second day

Prosecutors plan to have four more witnesses testify.

Glynn Co. man accused of fatally shooting teen while hunting now facing charges

A Glynn County man accused of fatally shooting a teenager last month while hunting is in jail and facing charges.

Man killed in September Mitchell Co. chase identified

Near Pelham, the fleeing vehicle hit a deer near Highway 65, ran off the road and struck a tree and caught fire.

Body recovered from the Chattahoochee River near pedestrian bridge

Chief Deputy Coroner Freeman Worley confirmed first responders began the recovery at around 10 a.m.

Clinch Co. remains identified as missing man

Jacob "Jake" Dewitt Conner went missing in 2017.

DPH: Second vaping-related death reported in Ga.

DPH officials said the victim had a history of nicotine vaping but the case is still being reviewed to see if other substances played a role.

  UPDATE: Lee Co. drug store robber caught on camera

Lee County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a suspect after the CVS on Highway 19 was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday night.

Community discusses possible thousand-acre Sumter Co. solar farm

Thousands of acres are being considered for a solar farm in one Southwest Georgia county.

  Moultrie community raises thousands for Tripp DeMott

Support continues to pour in for 7-year-old Tripp DeMott from the Moultrie community.