Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:00:00 EDTTifton Police are looking for a man accused of shooting through his girlfriend's window last month.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:58:00 EDTDocuments released by lawmakers show President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was warned when he retired in 2014 not to take foreign money without "advance approval" by Pentagon authorities.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:36:00 EDTSeven people are in custody, and police are looking for one man after a two year drug trafficking investigation in Coffee County. According to the sheriff's department, several agencies worked together and arrested six people starting Wednesday morning. Donzel Fussell of Broxton, 31 Cleveland Tanksley of Douglas, 51 Samuel Scott Cade of Douglas, 37 Antwan Hunt of Broxton, 37 Craig Moses James of Douglas, 46 Robert Lee Brockington of Douglas, 51 The seventh person,...
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:20:00 EDTAmericus Police need your help finding a missing 20 year old. Brandon Williams has not been since since 6:45 am on Tuesday. He was at East Dodson Street. He is believed to be driving a 2004 silver Chrysler Crossfire 2 door LTD coupe. If you have seen Brandon, call the Americus Police Department Criminal Division at 229-924-4550 or the Middle Flint 911 center at 229-937-9011. Copyright 2017 WALB. All rights reserved. Report an error | Submit a tip to WAL...
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:40:00 EDTCities across Georgia are celebrating Georgia Cities Week. Sylvester has held events in the City everyday this week.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:46:00 EDTThe Moultrie Fire Department and The Georgia Forestry Commission spent much of Thursday afternoon battling a fire at Beadles Lumber Company.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:30:00 EDTA 15 year old Cook Middle School student has been arrested after bringing a gun to school.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:43:00 EDTSoon, Albany Utilities will have a new home with new furnishings and equipment. Albany City Manager Sharon Subadan discusses why it's important for the building to have new furnishings and equipment.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:24:00 EDTDowntown Sylvester is full of beautiful historic buildings, and soon one of those building will open it's doors as a new venue for the community.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:31:00 EDTUnited isn't saying whether ticket sales have dropped since the removal of a 69-year-old passenger by three airport security officers, but the airline's CEO admits it could be damaging.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:51:00 EDTOn Thursday, May fourth, the 'Fight Albany Blight' or FAB Planning team is holding a town hall.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:48:00 EDTNicole Judge, a 23-year old mother of three, was slashed and stabbed more than 50 times in her home in February 2008.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:48:00 EDTWarmer temperatures do not only mean summer is around the corner, but also that tick season has arrived.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:43:00 EDTValdosta Police detectives are trying to figure out who shot two people within the last two days.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:16:00 EDTThe Valdosta Police Department says that drivers no longer need to avoid the North Valdosta Road / Val Del Road area.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:39:00 EDTPresident Donald Trump's plan to provide massive tax breaks to corporations faces big challenges as Washington struggles with mounting debt.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:26:00 EDTFigures released by the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) today show that Metro Albany’s unemployment rate dropped three tenths of a point in March, to 5.7 percent. It was six percent in February.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:21:00 EDTTwo people are behind bars after a woman was found stabbed in a burning Baker County home on Monday.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:49:00 EDTAn alleged gunman and a bystander at a gas station were both wounded during an officer-involved shooting incident at the Walmart on Bush River Road on Wednesday afternoon.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:27:00 EDTA crying woman was found captive in a pit dug in her neighbor's backyard shed early Wednesday, police say.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 04:13:00 EDTAs of Wednesday the fire was 74,000 acres in size and only 8% percent contained. A NASA satellite captured an image of the smoke from outer space and highlighted the actively burning areas.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:36:00 EDTA Georgia death-row inmate convicted of killing a 73-year-old doctor is set for execution next month.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 03:29:00 EDTIn a ruling on Tuesday, a federal judge quoted Trump to support his decision to block the president's order to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that do not cooperate with U.S. immigration officials.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:29:00 EDTUnited Airlines is investigating a report that a giant rabbit died on one of its trans-Atlantic flights.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:16:00 EDTThe Georgia Department of Transportation awarded a $3.3 million-dollar contract to widen the intersection of U.S. 280.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:18:00 EDTThe state's only forensic science program just got re-accredited.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:22:00 EDTDozens of ABAC students are walking for 24 hours to remember first responders and veterans.
Tue, 1 Jul 2014 18:53:00 EDTToday: 0.00": Monthly Total 2.13"; Normal for the Month 3.70"; Yearly Total 15.17"; -/+ Year to Date -3.75".
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:46:00 EDTA committee made up of Dougherty County School System employees is sending a recommendation to the school board that Albany High School, which began in the 1800s, no longer serve as a high school.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:49:00 EDTSwimming pool experts want you to be aware of dangers that may be lurking in the water as you take a dip for the first time this year.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:46:00 EDTMassive root balls exposed after the January storms are still an issue for many homeowners in Albany.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:37:00 EDT1,539 lost and stolen guns have hit the street in Georgia this past year. A growing problem that members of law enforcement said they are seeing too often. "Guns in the wrong hands is always a problem and that is the problem of this country right now," said Captain Maurice Holmes, Thomasville PD.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 22:42:00 EDTColquitt County Coroner Verlyn Brock said an autopsy performed on 55 year old William Stripling did not provide enough information to determine a cause of death.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:10:00 EDTA dashboard camera captured dramatic video of a crash that happened last night on I65.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 22:35:00 EDTDeputy State insurance commissioner Jay Florence said many life insurance policies go unclaimed because the policy holder moves and fails to notify the insurance company, or the beneficiary doesn't know the policy exists.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 22:29:00 EDTLee County commissioner Billy Mathis says he is confident the proposed hospital is on track to be open in about 2 years, and that it's building costs will have no impact on taxpayers.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:21:00 EDTMilitary Veterans in South Georgia now have a new place to go get college and career help. Thomas University opened it's Veterans Services and Career Transition center this week.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:00:00 EDTLocal industries are playing an important part in the education of Dougherty County students. Professionals in Dougherty County met with school leaders Wednesday at Albany High School to discuss ways they can help students get a jump start on future careers.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:43:00 EDTDon't get in the car with strangers. That's the warning Dougherty County Police are sending out. Recent reports of robberies and sexual assault have Dougherty County Police concerned.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:19:00 EDTMoultrie Police are still searching for a suspect who shot a man sunday, leaving him in critical condition. Officers said they responded to the hospital at 4 PM in reference to a man that had been shot.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:51:00 EDTOn Friday and Saturday, the Albany Kirspy Kreme, law enforcement and local Special Olympic athletes are teaming up to 'raise dough' for Special Olympics Georgia.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:16:00 EDT16 people are behind bars after a drug raid in Colquitt County that shut down what drug agents describe as a large meth distribution ring in South Georgia. Federal, state, and local drug agents made the arrests early yesterday morning.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:04:00 EDTThrush Aircraft is creating 100 new jobs in the Albany-Dougherty County area.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:02:00 EDTStudents from Valdosta High School spent the day job shadowing city leaders and workers.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:47:00 EDTPolice have a warning for community members- the next time you leave your car unattended make sure your doors are locked.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:52:00 EDTGeorgia Southwestern State University will be hosting a naming ceremony in honor of two fallen officers.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:03:00 EDTFamily members say the walk to school for Albany children still isn't safe after four children were hit by a car one morning in September. The collision happened September 16 on Mock Road. Now, answers to questions of current safety and what's been done are being sought.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:50:00 EDTA six-flight chase, his heart racing, officer Justin Martin snatched a man before he could jump, his body camera capturing it all.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:00:00 EDTA Hilton spokesperson said veterans have the skills that can land the jobs in a variety of sectors at the company.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:13:00 EDTAlbany High School Principal Rodney Bullard has been chosen to be the new deputy superintendent for the Dougherty County School System.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:07:00 EDTIowa authorities have arrested former "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules, alleging that he fled the scene of a deadly traffic accident.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:54:00 EDTThe city of Ashburn is gearing up for its first ever community blast to celebrate Georgia Cities Week.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:19:00 EDTSurveillance video cameras captured a moment all parents fear: a girl running into a busy street.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 01:36:00 EDTA New Jersey man told a judge Tuesday about a plan he played a part in to rob and kill his childhood friend.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 22:19:00 EDTCity commissioners met Tuesday night, two of the issues on the agenda were the controversial historic district expansion and the establishment of a Land Bank.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:28:00 EDTThousands of residents in Southwest Georgia will now be able to purchase faster internet speeds.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:22:00 EDTDozens of South Georgia veterans learned about career opportunities Tuesday afternoon.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:17:00 EDTA Honolulu family of four earning up to $83,700 this year is considered "low-income" under new U.S. Housing and Urban Development calculations that take the cost of housing into account.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:39:00 EDTInitially, Shirlena Charley told the officer someone else was driving after she led officers on a violent chase. She was charged with two felonies for child abuse.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:47:00 EDTChipotle announced Tuesday that its its payment network system has been hacked. The Denver-based burrito chain is investigating with the help of cyber security firms and law enforcement.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:35:00 EDTA Georgia pastor has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for molesting two teenagers who attended his church in coastal Brunswick.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:56:00 EDTOfficials responded to a fire and a woman injured at a Baker County home Monday morning.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:08:00 EDTPolice in Connecticut have cited Fitbit records in an arrest warrant for a 40-year-old man charged with killing his wife in 2015.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:12:00 EDTOn Tuesday, Albany Technical College hosted its Honors Day Program to recognize 44 students.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:30:00 EDTThis week is Georgia Cities week and cities all over state are holding events to celebrate.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:20:00 EDTFormer America's Got Talent contestant Skilyr Hicks has been arrested, accused of assaulting members of her family. On April 18, Columbia County deputies were called out to a home on Deercrest Circle in Evans for a reported domestic violence situation.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:44:00 EDTAfter years of waiting one Valdosta woman walked into her new home on Tuesday. The home was built using money from a community development block grant.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:55:00 EDTFifty five rescued dogs now have a new home, and it's all thanks to your donations. We first brought you the story in February.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:02:00 EDTThe biggest food drive of the year is just around the corner, and folks at Second Harvest Food Bank of South Georgia need your help.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:43:00 EDTA man is behind bars after robbing a Valdosta business at gunpoint.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:10:00 EDTThere is heavy police presence on Highway 98 near Highway 589 in Hattiesburg.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:06:00 EDTFormer Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue was sworn in today as the 31st U.S. Secretary of Agriculture by fellow Georgian and Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Clarence Thomas at the Supreme Court building.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:39:00 EDTA 2.1% consumer rate increase will be sent to the full commission for a vote. The average bill would climb about $7.00.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:13:00 EDTThe undercooking may expose people who eat the chicken to pathogens, though no illnesses have been reported in association with the product.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:40:00 EDTAPD determined that they were looking for Montrevious Parks, 19, and Alonze Jones, 25.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:27:00 EDTFormer Fox News host Bill O'Reilly says he's sad and surprised that he's off TV but is confident the truth will come out about his exit.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:14:00 EDTPeople have reported seeing an offer on Facebook for $50 or $100 off at Lowe's, and it has been seen for other stores as well. Users are asked to click the link and take a survey.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:16:00 EDTA man was taken to the hospital late Monday for what was first thought to be a bullet wound, but it turned out that his wound was caused by a shell casing, which broke his skin.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:23:00 EDTEarnhardt Jr. will leave NASCAR at the end of 2017.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:56:00 EDTElton John has cancelled more than a month of upcoming shows after contracting an unusual bacterial infection during a South America tour that left him in intensive care for two nights.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:07:00 EDTSherrod Menette turned himself in to officials at the Early County Sheriff's Office Tuesday morning.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:42:00 EDTA Camilla organization that helps adults with developmental disabilities told WALB News 10 that they are shocked and saddened after vandals targeted their basketball courts. The group is asking for the community's help to stop trespassers.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:02:00 EDTBART says there were as many as 40 to 60 juveniles who jumped the fare gates and headed upstairs to the platform as the nine-car Dublin train was arriving.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:31:00 EDTThree men were arrested after the attack.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:24:00 EDTThe boy is healthy and doing fine, his mother says.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:25:00 EDTBees are dying off because of pesticides, destruction of habitat and climate change.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:44:00 EDTThe school district superintendent says the worm likely came in the high school’s USDA federal subsidized corn commodity.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 03:38:00 EDTFormer NFL player Aaron Hernandez's Connecticut hometown is preparing for his funeral.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 02:35:00 EDTThe lawsuit claims when people use the Bose app, the company collects their personal information and send it to third parties.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:56:00 EDTAlbany State hires Gabe Giardina as the new head football coach. He spent the last four seasons as offensive coordinator at Charleston Southern.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:41:00 EDTThis week, Phoebe Putney is recognizing its volunteers and the impact they have on the community. The hospital is celebrating National Volunteer Appreciation Week.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:38:00 EDTAlbany Technical College boasted some improvements over the past year.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:40:00 EDTCities across the state will celebrate Georgia Cities Week.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:22:00 EDTGrocery baskets and cars were not the only things found outside of the Paragould Walmart after someone left possibly 40 snakes in the parking lot.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:38:00 EDTA man's social media live stream ended violently after he walked into a New Orleans restaurant on April 20 and the restaurant owner smashed his camera.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:20:00 EDTAlbany police responded to a shooting in the 1300 block of East Residence Avenue on Monday.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:56:00 EDTFarmers across the U.S. are worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants who are in the country illegally.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:00:00 EDTCommunity leaders say gun violence needs to come to an end. This comes after two weekend shootings left two teens dead and one man injured.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:10:00 EDTThe men are accused of traveling to meet a child for sex.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:36:00 EDTSean Hannity says accusations of sexual harassment from a former Fox News contributor are "100% false and a complete fabrication.".