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  • "Rose bud parade" set to blossom soon

    "Rose bud parade" set to blossom soon

    Thursday, April 24 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:13:56 GMT
    Tomorrow is the 66th Annual Rose Parade but the little ones will get their time to shine on Thursday.More >>
    Tomorrow is the 66th Annual Rose Parade but the little ones will get their time to shine on Thursday.More >>
  • Developer wants a home for new concrete plant

    Developer wants a home for new concrete plant

    Thursday, April 24 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:07:40 GMT
    A developer is ready to build a concrete plant in Lee County but he says county leaders are moving slowly.Lee County commissioners tabled Bryan Bridges' request because of zoning issues. The land is zonedMore >>
    A developer is ready to build a concrete plant in Lee County but it is held up by county leaders.
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  • WALB 60th anniversary tour stops in Moultrie

    WALB 60th anniversary tour to stop in Moultrie

    Thursday, April 24 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:01:19 GMT
    We're hitting the road again Thursday for WALB's 60th anniversary tour. We'll broadcast our six o'clock news live from downtown Moultrie. WALB's mobile studio will be set up on central square at the courthouse.More >>
    We're hitting the road again Thursday for WALB's 60th anniversary tour. We'll broadcast our six o'clock news live from downtown Moultrie.More >>
  • ASU students clean-up campus

    ASU students clean-up campus

    Thursday, April 24 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:54:06 GMT
    Some Albany State students want to keep their campus looking nice. As a part of the first Criminal Justice Week, students held a campus cleanup. Called the Broken Windows Service Project Day, studentsMore >>
    As a part of the first Criminal Justice Week, students at Albany State University held a campus cleanup.More >>
  • Brazen burglars smash liquor store

    Brazen burglars smash liquor store

    Thursday, April 24 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:48:14 GMT
    Smash and grab burglars are caught on video at an East Albany package store.       Surveillance video from Ajax Liquors on East Broad Avenue shows four men with towels over their heads and socks on theirMore >>
    Surveillance video from Ajax Liquors on East Broad Avenue shows four men with towels over their heads and socks on their hands smash the front door with a brick.More >>
  • WALB's Most Wanted: Door Busting Crook

    WALB's Most Wanted: Door Busting Crook

    Thursday, April 24 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:40:03 GMT
    On this Thursday's Most Wanted, a destructive burglar who uses stolen trucks to break inside south Georgia convenience stores.More >>
    On this Thursday's Most Wanted, a destructive burglar who uses stolen trucks to break inside south Georgia convenience stores.More >>
  • Memorial Day starts early in Tifton

    Memorial Day starts early in Tifton

    Thursday, April 24 2014 5:07 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:07:46 GMT
    Over 1,500 participants walked at ABAC Thursday for Carry the Load. They honored the fallen military, law enforcement, firefighters and rescue personnel that made the ultimate sacrifice. The nationalMore >>
    Over 1,500 participants walked at ABAC Thursday for Carry the Load. They honored the fallen military, law enforcement, firefighters and rescue personnel that made the ultimate sacrifice.More >>
  • Crime alarms Sherwood Acres

    Crime alarms Sherwood Acres

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-04-24 20:50:06 GMT
    A Northwest Albany neighborhood watch group is hoping to get new members in light of recent crime in their area.  Sherwood Acres Neighborhood Watch members say they are not going to put up with crimeMore >>
    A Northwest Albany neighborhood watch group is hoping to get new members in light of recent crime in their area.  Sherwood Acres Neighborhood Watch members say they are not going to put up it.More >>
  • How do Amber Alerts work?

    How do Amber Alerts work?

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:41 PM EDT2014-04-24 20:41:01 GMT
    Amber Alerts and Levi's Calls have helped rescue thousands of children. There is a criteria to issuing a Amber Alert and the Albany 911 center plays a big part in those alerts.        When a call comesMore >>
    Amber Alerts and Levi's Calls have helped rescue thousands of children. There is a criteria to issuing a Amber Alert and the Albany 911 center plays a big part in those alerts. When a call comes in that a child's been abducted, or is missing, police are initial responders.More >>
  • Albany teens indicted for murder

    Albany teens indicted for murder

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-04-24 20:20:21 GMT
    Two Albany teenagers were indicted for murder and armed robbery charges, for the February shooting death of a woman outside her North Albany apartment. 18 year old Emory Jones and Dorion "Tye" RevillsMore >>
    18 year old Emory Jones and Dorion "Tye" Revills were indicted for killing "Kiki" Williams, armed robbery, and gun charges.More >>
  • 'Car-jacked' driver rams liquor store wall

    'Car-jacked' driver rams liquor store wall

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-04-24 20:15:12 GMT
    A car slammed into the brick wall of the National Beer and Wine store overnight. The hole was covered by plywood, with the dislodged bricks still on the ground Thursday morning.More >>
    A car slammed into the brick wall of the National Beer and Wine store overnight. The hole was covered by plywood, with the dislodged bricks still on the ground Thursday morning.More >>
  • Valdosta taking major step toward solving city's sewer issues

    Valdosta taking major step toward solving city's sewer issues

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-04-24 20:09:28 GMT
    Valdosta residents will soon be one step closer to getting some relief from manholes overflowing almost every time it rains. Valdosta's mayor and city council will award the contract for the much anticipatedMore >>
    Valdosta's mayor and city council will award the contract for the much anticipated force main project at Thursday night's city council meeting. It's the first step in relocating the troubled Withlacoochee wastewater treatment plant and putting an end to many of the city's sewer issues.More >>
  • Lee manhunt suspect identified

    Suspect captured in Lee manhunt

    Thursday, April 24 2014 3:46 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:46:25 GMT
    Lee County officials are actively looking for a man in the Doublegate community area, after he had a fight with a deputy. They are searching for him on foot. For now, the man is wanted for felony obstruction.More >>
    Johnny David Williams the second is behind bars in Lee County after leading deputies on a two-county manhunt Thursday morning, following a fight with a deputy.
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  • Amber Alert couple will return to MS

    Amber Alert couple will return to MS

    Thursday, April 24 2014 3:29 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:29:53 GMT
    Donald Harris and Allison Studdard are in the in jail in the Worth County jail, as they await transport to Lowndes Co., Mississippi.  They agreed to waive extradition and will soon be headed back to Mississippi,More >>
    Donald Harris and Allison Studdard are in the in jail in the Worth Co. jail, after a nationwide alert was issued for them. They agreed to waive extradition and will soon be headed back to Mississippi, where they're facing methamphetamine charges.More >>
  • Pilot okay after emergency landing

    Pilot okay after emergency landing

    Thursday, April 24 2014 3:17 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:17:11 GMT
    A south Georgia pilot is okay after having to make an emergency landing in Wilcox County Thursday afternoon.More >>
    A south Georgia pilot is okay after having to make an emergency landing in Wilcox County Thursday afternoon.More >>
  • Worth man gets life on sex crimes

    Worth man gets life on sex crimes

    Thursday, April 24 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:11:36 GMT
    Buddy Forrester sentenced to life in prison without parole, after he was convicted on 13 sex crimes in Worth County Superior Court Thursday afternoon. Judge Bill Reinhardt sentenced Forrester to lifeMore >>
    Buddy Forrester sentenced to life in prison without parole, after he was convicted on 13 sex crimes in Worth County Superior Court Thursday afternoon.More >>
  • On the Road in Moultrie

    WALB on the road in Moultrie

    Click here to see our featured news stories as we broadcast the news live from the Courthouse square in Moultrie.More >>
  • 12 charged in drug trafficking conspiracy

    12 charged in drug trafficking conspiracy

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:24 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:24:47 GMT
    A joint investigation by the DEA, GBI, and multiple other agencies resulted in 12 defendants charged with trafficking large amounts of meth, cocaine, Oxycodone, and other drugs in six Georgia counties.More >>
    A joint investigation by the DEA, GBI, and multiple other agencies resulted in 12 defendants charged with trafficking large amounts of meth, cocaine, Oxycodone, and other drugs in six Georgia counties.More >>
  • Lake Park Elementary archery team headed to nationals

    Lake Park Elementary archery team headed to nationals

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:15 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:15:21 GMT
    Lake Park Elementary School's archery team is making history. For the 5th straight year they were invited to the national tournament. Students say participating in this event not only makes them a betterMore >>
    Lake Park Elementary School's archery team is making history.More >>
  • Medical center sparks new industry in Moultrie

    Medical center sparks new industry in Moultrie

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:18 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:18:41 GMT
    The Colquitt County Regional Medical Center has sparked a new business in Moultrie. Georgia Linen Services recently opened their doors, employing about 15 people with plans to grow. The company washes,More >>
    The Colquitt County Regional Medical Center has sparked a new business in Moultrie.More >>
  • Downtown Moultrie booming with new business

    Downtown Moultrie booming with new business

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:10 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:10:22 GMT
    Downtown Moultrie is known as the "Antique Capital of South Georgia." But the historic buildings house more than small stores, the downtown area is booming with new businesses. And it's giving the entireMore >>
    Downtown Moultrie is known as the antique capital of South Georgia. But the historic buildings house more than small stores, the downtown area is booming with new businesses. And it's giving the entire community a lift.More >>
  • Couple arrested in Sylvester will return to Mississippi

    Couple arrested in Sylvester after Amber Alert

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:01 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:01:26 GMT
    The couple arrested after a multi-state search and Amber Alert have agreed to return to Mississippi, where they face felony charges.
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    The couple arrested after a multi-state search and Amber Alert have agreed to return to Mississippi, where they face felony charges.
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  • Historic tour coming to Albany

    Historic tour coming to Albany

    Thursday, April 24 2014 12:59 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:59:42 GMT
    Folks can learn more about historic downtown Albany through a new tour. May is National Historic Preservation Month and to celebrate the city of Albany is offering the 100 block historic and food tourMore >>
    Folks can learn more about historic downtown Albany through a new tour.More >>
  • Withlacoochee flood causes manhole to leak

    Withlacoochee flood causes manhole to leak

    Thursday, April 24 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:39:02 GMT
    The City of Valdosta says that a manhole in the 1200 block of Lake Drive is overflowing an estimated major spill volume of 36,000 gallons of sewage into the Two Mile Branch.  This overflow is still occurring. TheMore >>
    The City of Valdosta says that a manhole in the 1200 block of Lake Drive is overflowing an estimated major spill volume of 36,000 gallons of sewage into the Two Mile Branch.  This overflow was still occurring Wednesday.
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  • Jack Kingston makes a stop in Valdosta

    Jack Kingston makes a stop in Valdosta

    Thursday, April 24 2014 12:00 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:00:56 GMT
    Congressman Jack Kingston is hoping his visit to Valdosta Thursday helped Valdostans get to know him a little better. Kingston held a meet and greet session in downtown Valdosta Thursday morning. HeMore >>
    Kingston held a meet and greet session in downtown Valdosta Thursday morning. He talked to visitors about his six-part plan, which he believes will help Washington work better.More >>
  • North West Albany smash n grab

    North West Albany smash n grab

    Thursday, April 24 2014 9:01 AM EDT2014-04-24 13:01:53 GMT
    Police are looking for some smash n grab burglars who hit a pair of northwest Albany businesses overnight. The Mediacom building on Westover Boulevard was hit around 2:15 this morning. Around that timeMore >>
    Police are looking for some smash n grab burglars who hit a pair of northwest Albany businesses overnight.More >>
  • Fire devours North Albany home

    Fire devours North Albany home

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:52 AM EDT2014-04-24 08:52:55 GMT
    Firefighters are on the scene of a house fire in the 600 block of 16th Avenue. No one was inside the home at the time of the fire. We'll have the latest information coming up on Today in Georgia andMore >>
    Home engulfed in flames in North AlbanyMore >>
  • Amber Alert suspects arrested in Sylvester, baby ok

    Amber Alert suspects arrested in Sylvester, baby ok

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:57 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:57:53 GMT
    Two suspected kidnappers sought in nationwide Amber Alert were captured in Sylvester just after midnight Thursday. 34-year-old Donald Harris and 31-year-old Allison Studdard and Maliah were travelingMore >>
    Two suspected kidnappers sought in nationwide Amber Alert were captured in Sylvester just after midnight Thursday.More >>
  • Parents urged to sign children up for Pre-K

    Parents urged to sign children up for Pre-K

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:10 AM EDT2014-04-24 05:10:16 GMT
    Dougherty County school officials are urging parents to sign up their children for Pre-K.More >>
    Dougherty County school officials are urging parents to sign up their children for Pre-K.More >>
  • AMBER ALERT: Toddler search stretches into Southwest Georgia

    AMBER ALERT: Toddler search stretches into Southwest Georgia

    Thursday, April 24 2014 12:36 AM EDT2014-04-24 04:36:17 GMT
    An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing Mississippi toddler, and Georgia officials believe suspects in the case may be in southwest Georgia.More >>
    An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing Mississippi toddler, and Georgia officials believe suspects in the case may be in southwest Georgia.More >>
  • Darton hosts awards banquet

    Darton hosts awards banquet

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:56:18 GMT
    The top students and faculty at Darton State College were honored tonight.More >>
    The top students and faculty at Darton State College were honored tonight.More >>
  • Albany resident training for Special Olympics

    Albany resident training for Special Olympics

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:48:01 GMT
    Albany Special Olympian Tyechia Luster tonight is training to represent Team Georgia in the national Special Olympics in June.More >>
    Albany Special Olympian Tyechia Luster tonight is training to represent Team Georgia in the national Special Olympics in June.More >>
  • Tree removal, road closures on Dawson Road halted

    Tree removal, road closures on Dawson Road halted

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:38:29 GMT
    Albany resident Richard Thomas wants the city to stop with its plans of cutting down of a tree on Dawson Road.More >>
    Albany resident Richard Thomas wants the city to stop with its plans of cutting down of a tree on Dawson Road.More >>
  • Dam progress continues despite minor setback

    Dam progress continues despite minor setback

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:08 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:08:49 GMT
    Things are moving forward for the Tired Creek Dam despite heavy rains.More >>
    Things are moving forward for the Tired Creek Dam despite heavy rains.More >>
  • Bainbridge restaurant looks to entertain customers

    Bainbridge restaurant looks to entertain customers

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:43 PM EDT2014-04-24 01:43:37 GMT
    The Bean Cafe, located in downtown Bainbridge, boasts home roasted coffee, homemade fudge, and has added good, wholesome entertainment each Friday.
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    The Bean Cafe, located in downtown Bainbridge, boasts home roasted coffee, homemade fudge, and has added good, wholesome entertainment each Friday.
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  • Dougherty Co. leaders to make cuts for new textbooks

    Dougherty Co. leaders to make cuts for new textbooks

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-04-24 01:24:53 GMT
    Dougherty County students are getting some new textbooks, but that means spending cuts will have to be made somewhere else.   Money for the new books that include digital versions wasn't yet in the budget,More >>
    Dougherty County students are getting some new textbooks, but that means spending cuts will have to be made somewhere else.More >>
  • Dispose of Prescription drugs during Take-Back Day

    Dispose of Prescription drugs during Take-Back Day

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:23:03 GMT
    National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is this weekend.  People can safely dispose of expired, unwanted prescription drugs and medicines. Several law enforcement agencies and pharmacies in South Georgia willMore >>
    National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.More >>
  • APD hosts Parent/Youth Summit

    APD hosts Parent/Youth Summit

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:21 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:21:17 GMT
    The Albany Police Gang Unit will hold their first parent/youth summit next week to help families prevent troubled teens from getting involved in crime or gangs.      Gang unit leaders say they get phoneMore >>
    Officers and mentors will help answer questions many parents have about their troubled teens May 3rd at the Civic Center.  More >>
  • Long time Colquitt Co. Clerk retires

    Long time Colquitt Co. Clerk retires

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:14:41 GMT
    A retiring south Georgia county clerk says she has seen huge changes in technology during her career. Deborah Murkerson has worked as the County Clerk and HR Director for 31 years and remembers whenMore >>
    A retiring south Georgia county clerk says she has seen huge changes in technology during her career. More >>
  • Some DCSS educators face termination

    Some DCSS educators face termination

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:13:01 GMT
    More than a dozen Dougherty County teachers are facing termination. Wednesday school board members discussed personnel behind closed doors. 13 teachers have been given non-renewal notices. School boardMore >>
    More than a dozen Dougherty County teachers are facing termination.More >>
  • Four arrested in farm chemical thefts

    Four arrested in farm chemical thefts

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:12:10 GMT
    Four southwest Georgia men believed to be responsible for stealing farm chemicals in two states have been arrested.More >>
    Four southwest Georgia men believed to be responsible for stealing farm chemicals in two states have been arrested.More >>
  • Boys & Girls Club takes stand against underage drinking

    Boys & Girls Club takes stand against underage drinking

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:56 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:56:29 GMT
    15-year-old Camryan McGregor and her friends are taking a stand against underage drinking. More >>
    15-year-old Camryan McGregor and her friends are taking a stand against underage drinking. More >>
  • Kendrick Johnson family, attorney share investigation with ASU students

    Kendrick Johnson family, attorney share investigation with ASU students

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:46 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:46:39 GMT
    The family's attorney says evidence points to something other than suffocation by accident. He believes there are people who know what happened.More >>
    The family's attorney says evidence points to something other than suffocation by accident. He believes there are people who know what happened.More >>
  • Man arrested for stealing tip jar

    Man arrested for stealing tip jar

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:44:20 GMT
    Timothy Banthongsack was arrested in the below case last night. From: Whitley-Banks, Phyllis Sent: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 4:09 AM To: Whitley-Banks, Phyllis Subject:   22-14-008228  RobberyMore >>
    Timothy Banthongsack was arrested Tuesday evening for snatching the tip jar at Carrol's Meats on Philema Road.
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  • Arrest made in Albany fatal stabbing

    Arrest made in Albany fatal stabbing

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:36:43 GMT
    The Albany Police Dept. reports that a man died after he was stabbed at 1903 Barnesdale Way last night. Details forthcoming on www.walb.comMore >>
    19 year old Robert Soilberry died after he was stabbed in the 1900 block of Barnesdale Way Tuesday night. D. A. Greg Edwards says he is investigating the possibility of self-defense in the case.More >>
  • Who is packing heat in public places?

    Who is packing heat in public places?

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:57 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:57:04 GMT
    Permitted gun holders can soon freely carry their gun in more places in Georgia, after Governor Deal signed a bill expanding gun rights.  Opponents of the law say guns don't belong in certain places.   "ThingsMore >>
    Permitted gun holders can soon freely carry their gun in more places in Georgia, after Governor Deal signed a bill expanding gun rights.  Opponents of the law say guns don't belong in certain places.More >>
  • How secure is Albany's airport?

    How secure is Albany's airport?

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:41 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:41:10 GMT
    A California teen who flew to Hawaii inside the wheel well of a jumbo jet has airports across the nation reviewing security.   The 16-year-old boy climbed through the fence of the San Jose airport beforeMore >>
    A California teen who flew to Hawaii inside the wheel well of a jumbo jet has airports across the nation reviewing security.  But could that happen in Albany?More >>
  • Gov. Deal expands protections for concealed carry permit holders

    Gov. Deal expands protections for concealed carry permit holders

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:11:00 GMT
    The law gives added protections to those who have played by the rules.More >>
    The law gives added protections to those who have played by the rules.More >>
  • Grocery chain coming to Gillionville Road

    Grocery chain coming to Gillionville Road

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:10:54 GMT
    The waiting continues to find out who is going to build a grocery store near Darton College. Those who live near the store are ready to shop.   There is plenty of excitement near the Darton CollegeMore >>
    The waiting continues to find out who is going to build a grocery store near Darton College. Those who live near the store are ready to shop.More >>
  • Missing girl found safe

    Missing girl found safe

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:37 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:37:05 GMT
    A girl officials were searching for has been found safe in Crisp County. Sheriff H. W. Hancock said 11 year-old Faith Youngblood was found at the Citi Trends store on 16th Avenue in Cordele. He attributedMore >>
    A girl officials were searching for has been found safe in Crisp County. Sheriff H. W. Hancock said 11 year-old Faith Youngblood was found at the Citi Trends store on 16th Avenue in Cordele. He attributedMore >>
  • Moody Airmen enjoying being back from deployment

    Moody Airmen enjoying being back from deployment

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:19 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:19:48 GMT
    Just after ten o' clock Tuesday night, families and loved ones were packed onto the tarmac at Moody Air Force Base and signs were waving as members of the 23rd Maintenance Wing returned from their sixMore >>
    Just after ten o' clock Tuesday night, families and loved ones were packed onto the tarmac at Moody Air Force Base and signs were waving as members of the 23rd Maintenance Wing returned from their six month deployment to Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan.More >>
  • Crisp Sheriff on the lookout for young girl

    Crisp Sheriff on the lookout for young girl

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:57 PM EDT2014-04-23 16:57:41 GMT
    The Crisp County Sheriff's Department is asking help in locating 11 year old Faith Youngblood. She was last seen riding her bicycle in the Meadow Park area north of Cordele around 7:45 this morning. SheMore >>
    The Crisp County Sheriff's Department is asking help in locating 11 year old Faith Youngblood.More >>
  • Darton students, residents excited for new Albany grocery

    Darton students, residents excited for new Albany grocery

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:41 PM EDT2014-04-23 16:41:17 GMT
    The waiting continues to find out who is going to build a grocery store near Darton College and those who live near the store are ready to shop.There is plenty of excitement near the Darton College campusMore >>
    The waiting continues to find out who is going to build a grocery store near Darton College and those who live near the store are ready to shop.There is plenty of excitement near the Darton College campusMore >>
  • Albany Tech hosts big career fair

    Albany Tech hosts big career fair

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:40 PM EDT2014-04-23 16:40:07 GMT
    Hundreds of job seekers got some face time with dozens of employers at an Albany Technical College Career fair.   The Career Services Department hosted 50 companies for the spring hiring event Wednesday.More >>
    The Career Services Department hosted 50 companies for the spring hiring event Wednesday. The three hour fair was mostly geared for students, but also open to the community.More >>
  • Several Harvey's stores close for remodeling

    Several Harvey's stores close for remodeling

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:37 AM EDT2014-04-23 15:37:01 GMT
    If you depend on a Harvey's grocery store in one of several South Georgia towns, you will have to find an alternative for a week. Ten of them will be closing on May 3 for minor renovations and reopeningMore >>
    If you depend on a Harvey's grocery store in one of several South Georgia towns, you will have to find an alternative for a week. Ten of them will be closing on May 3 for minor renovations.More >>
  • Formal VSU traffic safety study could begin soon

    Formal VSU traffic safety study could begin soon

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:20 AM EDT2014-04-23 15:20:15 GMT
    We now have a slightly better idea of when a formal study of the traffic around Valdosta State University's campus could begin. At a meeting Wednesday morning, the Valdosta Lowndes County MetropolitanMore >>
    We now have a slightly better idea of when a formal study of the traffic around Valdosta State University's campus could begin. At a meeting Wednesday morning, the Valdosta Lowndes County Metropolitan Planning Organization discussed the study, among other things.More >>
  • What you need to know before riding an ATV

    What you need to know before riding an ATV

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:50 AM EDT2014-04-23 13:50:06 GMT
    A safety warning following four ATV deaths in Georgia this week.      A man died in Liberty County when his 4 wheeler crashed into a tree.  A woman and her two young grandsons died in Walker County whenMore >>
    A safety warning was issued following four ATV deaths in Georgia this week.   Experts say you should not operate ATV's on public roads. You should wear proper gear such as gloves, goggles,  and most importantly a Department of Transportation helmet.More >>
  • Daycare providers face deadline

    Daycare providers face deadline

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:15 AM EDT2014-04-23 13:15:14 GMT
    The close of business today is the registration deadline for Bright from the Start. The Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) has posted application packages for new and returning providersMore >>
    The close of business today is the registration deadline for Bright from the Start. The purpose of the program is to prepare children for success in Kindergarten and later school years. Programs are offered at local public schools or through private providers of preschool services.More >>
  • Kendrick Johnson family in Albany

    Kendrick Johnson family in Albany

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:33 AM EDT2014-04-23 08:33:54 GMT
    Wednesday morning the family of Kendrick Johnson will make an appearance at ASU to speak to students about their case, its all part of the university's criminal justice week. Those organizing the presentationMore >>
    Wednesday morning the family of Kendrick Johnson will make an appearance at ASU to speak to students about their case, its all part of the university's criminal justice week.More >>
  • Major road project takes a step forward

    Major road project takes a step forward

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:02:45 GMT
    Lee County Commissioners are close to approving a route for a major road project that will connect the east and west parts of the county. Tuesday night, they heard from Georgia Tech engineers who studiedMore >>
    Lee County residents will soon have the chance to give their opinions on a major road project.More >>
  • City leaders approve new rules for model airplanes

    City leaders approve new rules for model airplanes

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:59 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:59:14 GMT
    Albany city commissioners approve new rules for model airplanes.      Following complaints from some people who live near Hilsman Park a citizen's advisory committee spent months studying the issue andMore >>
    Albany city commissioners approve new rules for model airplanes.      Following complaints from some people who live near Hilsman Park a citizen's advisory committee spent months studying the issue andMore >>
  • Voters hear from candidates at forum

    Voters hear from candidates at forum

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:56:54 GMT
    Voters heard from more than a dozen political candidates at a forum Tuesday night hosted by the Albany Civil Rights Institute. People running in Dougherty County Commission, Dougherty County School BoardMore >>
    Days before early voting opens, candidates for several races in Dougherty County get together to try earn voters' support.More >>
  • Albany marathon volunteers hold appreciation party

    Albany marathon volunteers hold appreciation party

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:53:18 GMT
    Volunteers who made the 2014 Albany Marathon a success got some recognition tonight. Organizers held their first volunteer appreciation party at the Art Park. Volunteers were encouraged to wear their pinkMore >>
    Volunteers who made the 2014 Albany Marathon a success got some recognition tonight. Organizers held their first volunteer appreciation party at the Art Park. Volunteers were encouraged to wear their pinkMore >>
  • Fullerton kicks-off campaign rally

    Fullerton kicks-off campaign rally

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:47 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:47:25 GMT
    State Representative Carol Fullerton held a campaign rally at the Flint Riverquarium this evening. She says if she's re-elected she'll work to secure money for a fine arts center at Albany State and funding forMore >>
    State Representative Carol Fullerton held a campaign rally at the Flint Riverquarium this evening. She says if she's re-elected she'll work to secure money for a fine arts center at Albany State and funding forMore >>
  • Albany could see a new grocery store

    Albany could see a new grocery store

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:34:34 GMT
    A new grocery chain could be coming to Albany. City commissioners approved a rezoning request at the southeast intersection of Gillionville Road and Westover Boulevard. Developers say the 41,000 squareMore >>
    A new grocery chain could be coming to Albany. City commissioners approved a rezoning request at the southeast intersection of Gillionville Road and Westover Boulevard. Developers say the 41,000 squareMore >>
  • City leaders need community feedback on parking regulations

    City leaders need community feedback on parking regulations

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:29 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:29:48 GMT
    You can still park your car on your front lawn in Albany at least for now. City commissioners postponed a vote that could ban the practice in some neighborhoods. They say they need more feedback from theMore >>
    You can still park your car on your front lawn in Albany at least for now. City commissioners postponed a vote that could ban the practice in some neighborhoods. They say they need more feedback from theMore >>
  • Water still over roads in Mitchell Co.

    Water still over roads in Mitchell Co.

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:19 PM EDT2014-04-22 23:19:26 GMT
    Mitchell County still has one road closed from the weekend rain. One part of Martin Luther King Junior Road is closed because water is covering the road. County officials say this paved road is in a lowMore >>
    One part of Martin Luther King Junior Road in Mitchell County is still closed because of water covering the road.More >>
  • Messages from earth

    Messages from earth

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:58:08 GMT
    An exhibit at the Albany Museum of Art shows the damage oil spills have done to our environment. The exhibit from artist Jon Lin is called "Messages From Earth." He built these oil drums and threw themMore >>
    An exhibit at the Albany Museum of Art shows the damage oil spills have done to our environment. The exhibit from artist Jon Lin is called "Messages From Earth.More >>
  • Luncheon discusses Alzheimer's disease advancements

    Luncheon discusses Alzheimer's disease advancements

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:51:24 GMT
    A crowd lunched and listened to the principal investigator of Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's disease research talk about the advancements being made in detecting the disease.More >>
    A crowd lunched and listened to the principal investigator of Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's disease research talk about the advancements being made in detecting the disease.More >>
  • Albany church's Easter flowers stolen

    Albany church's Easter flowers stolen

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:50:51 GMT
    A South Albany church says they are praying for the person who stole their Easter plants from the front and side of their sanctuary. Christ Harvest Tabernacle Baptist Church officials say they just plantedMore >>
    Someone stole a South Albany church's Easter flowers the day before Easter.More >>
  • South Georgia school districts receive new performance results

    South Georgia school districts receive new performance results

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:13:37 GMT
    New numbers are now out, showing how well Valdosta and other surrounding school districts are performing. Valdosta's performance scores dropped for elementary, middle, and high school from 2012 toMore >>
    New numbers are now out, showing how well Valdosta and other surrounding school districts are performing.More >>
  • Free Autism class for law enforcers this week

    Free Autism class for law enforcers this week

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:12:34 GMT
    Law enforcers have a chance to take a free class to learn more about Autism at Albany Technical College. EMS Instructor Bryan Barnes is hosting the class this Friday and has about 20 spots opened. More >>
    Law enforcers have a chance to take a free class to learn more about Autism at Albany Technical College. EMS Instructor Bryan Barnes is hosting the class this Friday and has about 20 spots opened. More >>
  • Drunk & Distracted Driving on display

    Drunk & Distracted Driving on display

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:01:36 GMT
    Sgt. Daniel Lindsay, Moultrie Police Department, speaks with students at the 2nd "My Brother's Keeper" hosted by the Kappa Sigma Fraternity at ABAC TuesdaySgt. Daniel Lindsay, Moultrie Police Department, speaks with students at the 2nd "My Brother's Keeper" hosted by the Kappa Sigma Fraternity at ABAC Tuesday
    Some Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College students get a realistic lesson on the dangers of distracted and drunk driving.  ABAC police, Tift County Sheriff's Deputies, and Moultrie Police say eye openingMore >>
    Some Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College students get a realistic lesson on the dangers of distracted and drunk driving.  ABAC police, Tift County Sheriff's Deputies, and Moultrie Police say eye opening demonstrations save lives.More >>
  • Dozens arrested during citywide road checks around Ashburn

    Dozens arrested during citywide road checks around Ashburn

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:54:13 GMT
    Dozens of people were taken into custody around Ashburn over the Easter weekend during citywide road checks.  The Ashburn Police Department asked Turner County Deputies and Georgia State Troopers to helpMore >>
    Dozens of people were taken into custody around Ashburn over the Easter weekend during citywide road checks.More >>
  • Police search for 'Betty Boop' person of interest in forgery case

    Police search for 'Betty Boop' person of interest in forgery case

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:52:05 GMT
    Investigators say she was seen at an SB&T Bank driving a newer model Chevrolet Impala.More >>
    Investigators say she was seen at an SB&T Bank driving a newer model Chevrolet Impala.More >>
  • Adel man pleads in dog fighting case

    Adel man pleads in dog fighting case

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:49:46 GMT
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Four of the 14 people arrested in a multi-state dog fighting investigation have filed court papers saying they want to plead guilty.   Lawrence Watford of Adel, Ga., WilliamMore >>
    Lawrence Watford of Adel, Ga., William Oneil Edwards of Elba, Ala., and DeMontt Allen of Houston, Texas, filed papers in federal court in Montgomery late last week and early this week saying they want to change their pleas to guilty.More >>
  • Trash is transformed into art

    Trash is transformed into art

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:44:05 GMT
    An Albany woman turns items most of us toss in the trash into works of art. We thought Earth Day was the perfect time to show you her unique way of recycling, sure to make you smile. Christine BazemoreMore >>
    An Albany woman turns items most of us toss in the trash into works of art. We thought Earth Day was the perfect time to show you her unique way of recycling, sure to make you smile.More >>
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  • City calls off Dawson Rd. lane closures

    Dawson Road to reduce to one lane Thursday

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 5:07 PM EDT2014-04-23 21:07:46 GMT
    The City of Albany announced that effective April 24, 2014, the 1900 Block of Dawson Road will be narrowed to one lane eastbound and one lane westbound from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. On April 25, 2014 onlyMore >>
    The City of Albany is not following through with lane closures for Dawson Road. They had announced that effective April 24, 2014, the 1900 Block of Dawson Road will be narrowed to one lane eastbound and one lane westbound from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.More >>
  • What you need to know: Michaels security breach

    What you need to know: Michaels security breach

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:22:18 GMT
    Officials say customers who used credit or debit cards at the Albany Michael's store between May 8, 2013 and July 29, 2013 are at risk.More >>
    Officials say customers who used credit or debit cards at the Albany Michael's store between May 8, 2013 and July 29, 2013 are at risk.More >>
  • Camilla block party restrictions stir complaints

    Camilla block party restrictions stir complaints

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:14:13 GMT
    The party's grown so much that the city is stepping in to make sure attendees are safe. Goodson Road is one of the main streets where the annual block party is held. Police say this area is usually jammedMore >>
    The party's grown so much that the city is stepping in to make sure attendees are safe. Goodson Road is one of the main streets where the annual block party is held. Police say this area is usually jammed packed with people.More >>
  • Sycamore man accused of molestation

    Sycamore man accused of molestation

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:28:48 GMT
    The Turner County Sheriff says a Sycamore man accused of molesting a 12-year-old girl could spend the rest of his life behind bars.   29-year-old Cody Ray was charged with three counts of statutory rapeMore >>
    29-year-old Cody Ray was charged with three counts of statutory rape and three counts of aggravated child molestation on April 11th.More >>
  • Beware of internet rental scams

    Beware of Internet Rental Scams

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:19 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:19:42 GMT
    An Albany man discovered his home listed for rent on Craigslist, but he didn't put it there.  Dougherty County Sheriff's Investigators say this is a growing scam that could have dozens, even hundredsMore >>
    An Albany man discovered his home listed for rent on Craigslist, but he didn't put it there.  Dougherty County Sheriff's Investigators say this is a growing scam that could have dozens, even hundreds of victims.
    More >>
  • Meigs mayor controversy isn't over

    Meigs mayor controversy isn't over

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:04 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:04:41 GMT
    There's an ongoing controversy in Meigs involving the mayor and the city manager.  The mayor was arrested this weekend and has bonded out of jail, but the battles appear far from over.   Relatives ofMore >>
    There's an ongoing controversy in Meigs involving the mayor and the city manager.  The mayor was arrested this weekend and has bonded out of jail, but the battles appear far from over.More >>
  • Wiregrass career fair packed with hopeful job seekers

    Wiregrass career fair packed with hopeful job seekers

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:51:23 GMT
    The 2014 Career Expo at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College happens today, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.More >>
    With 41 businesses and six colleges in attendance, the career fair was packed with job seekers. Jameshia Bartee graduated from Wiregrass in December with a Phlebotomy degree, but so far hasn't had any luck landing a job.More >>
  • Apartment fire displaces one in Albany

    Apartment fire displaces one in Albany

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:36 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:36:52 GMT
    Fire officials say an elderly man was cooking and left grease unattended on a stove. It happened early Tuesday afternoon at Gardens Too Apartments near the 1200 block of Whispering Pines. FirefightersMore >>
    Fire officials say an elderly man was cooking and left grease unattended on a stove. It happened early Tuesday afternoon at Gardens Too Apartments near the 1200 block of Whispering Pines. FirefightersMore >>
  • Strickland is one step away

    Strickland is one step away

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:55 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:55:35 GMT
    Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission interim president Justin Strickland is one step away from having the job permanently. The EDC's presidential search committee voted to recommend StricklandMore >>
    Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission interim president Justin Strickland is one step away from having the job permanently.More >>
  • Douglas-Coffee Drug Unit arrests one; seizes cocaine, meth

    Douglas-Coffee Drug Unit arrests one; seizes cocaine, meth

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:14 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:14:05 GMT
    Detectives found 49 grams of cocaine, ½ ounce of methamphetamine, over ¼ pound of marijuana, what was believed to be ground-up Xanax packaged in cellophane, and digital scales.More >>
    Detectives found 49 grams of cocaine, ½ ounce of methamphetamine, over ¼ pound of marijuana, what was believed to be ground-up Xanax packaged in cellophane, and digital scales.More >>
  • Nearly 12,000 access Ga.'s new online voter system

    Nearly 12,000 access Ga.'s new online voter system

    State officials say nearly 12,000 people have taken advantage of Georgia's new online voter system, either registering for the upcoming May 20 primary or updating their information.More >>
    State officials say nearly 12,000 people have taken advantage of Georgia's new online voter system, either registering for the upcoming May 20 primary or updating their information.More >>
  • Escaped inmates identified

    Escaped inmates caught

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-04-22 16:05:45 GMT
    Two escaped inmates who got away from the Early County Jail have been caught.
    More >>
    Sheriff William Price confirmed the two escapees that got away from the jail in Blakely were captured within two hours of the incident.
    More >>
  • WALB News 10 hits the road for 60th anniversary

    WALB News 10 hits the road for 60th anniversary

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-04-22 16:04:41 GMT
    WALB News 10 is taking the news on the road to celebrate the station's 60th anniversary. Hard to believe it's been 10 years since Dawn, Ben, Yolanda, Robert and the late Joe Courson toured South GeorgiaMore >>
    WALB News 10 is taking the news on the road to celebrate the station's 60th anniversary. Hard to believe it's been 10 years since Dawn, Ben, Yolanda, Robert and the late Joe Courson toured South Georgia.More >>
  • Mall shooting victim dies; suspect found dead

    Mall shooting victim dies; suspect found dead

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:52 AM EDT2014-04-22 13:52:19 GMT
    MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) - Two people are now dead after a shooting yesterday at a suburban Atlanta mall. Police were searching for a suspect after witnesses say a woman was shot in the eye at Cumberland MallMore >>
    Two people are now dead after a shooting yesterday at a suburban Atlanta mall. Police were searching for a suspect after witnesses say a woman was shot in the eye at Cumberland Mall northwest of Atlanta. The woman died this morning and the suspect was found dead as well.More >>
  • Albany Special Olympian slated for 2014 USA Games

    Albany Special Olympian slated for 2014 USA Games

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:02 AM EDT2014-04-22 13:02:54 GMT
    Special Olympian, Tyechia Luster, has been selected to represent "Team Georgia" in the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games in New Jersey, June 14-21.   Nearly 3,500 athletes will compete in 16 Olympic-styleMore >>
    Tyechia Luster has been selected to represent "Team Georgia" in the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games in New Jersey, June 14-21, with 3,500 other athletes.More >>
  • Students hold marijuana legalization debate

    Students hold marijuana legalization debate

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:48 AM EDT2014-04-22 12:48:38 GMT
    Today, criminal justice students at ASU will have the chance to debate a hot topic that has been making headlines recently, marijuana legalization. It has been a very popular discussion lately and theMore >>
    Today, criminal justice students at ASU will have the chance to debate a hot topic that has been making headlines recently, marijuana legalization.More >>
  • Minister honored for work to prevent crime

    Minister honored for work to prevent crime

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:46 AM EDT2014-04-22 04:46:44 GMT
    The Dougherty County Bar Association presented its Liberty Bell Award to Bishop Fredrick Williams Monday.More >>
    The Dougherty County Bar Association presented its Liberty Bell Award to Bishop Fredrick Williams Monday.More >>
  • Church members injured in van crash

    Church members injured in van crash

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:00 AM EDT2014-04-22 04:00:50 GMT
    Six members of an east Albany church are recovering from non life-threatening injuries after a car slammed into their church van. The van was stopped at 1309 Clark Avenue waiting to turn left into NuMore >>
    An east Albany church van carrying 12 people was involved in a crash late Monday afternoon.More >>
  • Have gas prices reached their 2014 peak?

    Have gas prices reached their 2014 peak?

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:54:38 GMT
    After two and a half months of steady and steep increases, gas prices may be leveling off. According to Triple-A, Monday's average in Georgia was slightly below $3.648 a gallon, down from $3.65 on Sunday. LastMore >>
    Gas prices are dropping slightly in Georgia. Will that trend continue?More >>
  • Big tree falls on two houses

    Big tree falls on two houses

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:47 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:47:25 GMT
    Monday night, residents at two south Albany homes were still waiting for their landlords to remove a big tree. About 6:00 Friday night, following a day of heavy rain, the huge oak tree on Sunset DriveMore >>
    Two halves of a large Albany oak tree fell in different directions on neighboring properties.More >>
  • ASU retirees honored

    ASU retirees honored

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:12:11 GMT
    Albany State University honors workers who are ending long careers at the school.        Seven retiring workers were the guests of honor at a recognition ceremony in the Student Center Ballroom this afternoon.  TheyMore >>
    Albany State University honors workers who are ending long careers at the school.        Seven retiring workers were the guests of honor at a recognition ceremony in the Student Center Ballroom this afternoon.  TheyMore >>
  • Police reveal name of man found dead

    Police reveal name of man found dead

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:01:32 GMT
    Police in Camilla are reporting that there are no obvious signs of foul play in a death investigation.
    More >>
    Police in Camilla are reporting that there are no obvious signs of foul play in a death investigation.
    More >>
  • Runner says Boston Marathon had excellent security

    Runner says Boston Marathon had excellent security

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:52 PM EDT2014-04-22 02:52:30 GMT
    A Tift County teacher says he felt safe running today's Boston Marathon after last year's bombing.       Tift County High marketing teacher Mike Beeman ran his 37th Boston Marathon today. He says he beatMore >>
    A Tift County teacher says he felt safe running today's Boston Marathon after last year's bombing.       Tift County High marketing teacher Mike Beeman ran his 37th Boston Marathon today. He says he beatMore >>
  • Woman's dream vacation is a scam

    Woman's dream vacation is a scam

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:48 PM EDT2014-04-22 02:48:20 GMT
    A scam alert about con artists who convince you you've won a free vacation.      A Colquitt County woman got a call from someone telling her she won a trip to the Bahamas and two free tickets to DisneyMore >>
    A scam alert about con artists who convince you you've won a free vacation.      A Colquitt County woman got a call from someone telling her she won a trip to the Bahamas and two free tickets to DisneyMore >>
  • Clean up begins after rain damages strawberries

    Clean up begins after rain damages strawberries

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-04-22 02:42:19 GMT
    Our recent heavy rain couldn't come at a worse time for South Georgia strawberry growers. It was the first day of clean up at Ochlockonee Ridge Farms after Friday's torrential rains which damaged nearlyMore >>
    Our recent heavy rain couldn't come at a worse time for South Georgia strawberry growers. It was the first day of clean up at Ochlockonee Ridge Farms after Friday's torrential rains which damaged nearlyMore >>

Warnings

flood
Echols County, GA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...THE FLOOD WARNING
CONTINUES FOR
THE ALAPAHA RIVER AT STATENVILLE.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 9:30 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 25.5 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 24.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO A STAGE OF 25.2 FEET
BY TOMORROW MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 25.0 FEET...BOAT LAUNCH AND PARK AREA NEXT TO BRIDGE
AFFECTED.
* IMPACT...AT 24.0 FEET...APPROXIMATELY 10 STRUCTURES/RESIDENCES MAY
BECOME ISOLATED BY RISING WATERS NEAR THE COUNTY ROAD 150 BRIDGE IN
HAMILTON COUNTY, FLORIDA. SOME HOMES ALONG THE RIVER JUST NORTH OF
STATENVILLE BECOME ISOLATED.

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FLD OBSERVED 7AM EST / 8AM EDT FORECAST
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME FRI SAT SUN MON TUE

ALAPAHA
STATENVILLE 24 25.5 THU 09 AM 25.2 24.9 24.6 24.5 24.3


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LAT...LON 3074 8306 3069 8307 3062 8307 3062 8303 3071 8303 3074 8302



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