Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:01:00 EDTCity leaders expressed their excitement over big plans from local developers announced at Tuesday night's city commission meeting.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:58:00 EDTAn Albany Firefighter earned the department's highest honor after saving a fellow worker's life.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:42:00 EDTAlbany's police chief will help shape state policy for law enforcers.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:50:00 EDTThe family of a teenager critically injured in an accidental shooting is asking for the community's help.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:27:00 EDTAlbany city leaders said that a plan to renovate an old bank building to house the utilities department will pay for itself in five years.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:33:00 EDTA south Albany street is getting speed tables to slow down drivers.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:25:00 EDTAlbany's police chief told city leaders on Tuesday that his officers have been dealing with a spike in armed robberies and aggravated assaults lately.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:38:00 EDTOne of Georgia's top Republicans came to Albany Tuesday night to support an underdog Congressional candidate.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:31:00 EDTThe city of Moultrie will soon join most of the rest of the nation in how it collects trash.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:38:00 EDTA non-traditional candidate for sheriff in Colquitt County is talking about the challenges of his unusual campaign.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:28:00 EDTA resturant chain in Tifton is chipping in towards Breast Cancer Awareness and research.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:22:00 EDTEvery day, young people make important choices that can affect their lives for years to come. That's why organizers want to take 9th graders through the Get A Life Teen Maze at the start of their high school career.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:54:00 EDTThe city of Thomasville offers a way for families to save money in the winter.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:44:00 EDTA former UGA running back and NFL star spoke to students in Grady County on Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:26:00 EDTBoth presidential campaigns have been focusing much of their attention on our neighbor, the battleground state of Florida.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:54:00 EDTCooler temperatures are a signal that mosquito populations will soon drop, but Zika virus researchers say it's not yet time to relax.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:57:00 EDTA South Georgia elections official said an internet rumor going around has the potential to discourage people from voting.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:59:00 EDTMoody Air Force Base is honoring military retirees.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:32:00 EDTA Valdosta teenager is raising awareness for mental health through a Hallobash.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:13:00 EDTTwo elementary schools in Dougherty County got a special gift Tuesday.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:54:00 EDTRemember the first time you exercised your right to vote? Two weeks before election day, 20 students shared that special experience.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:24:00 EDTAcross the nation children, and families deal with bullying and its effects. One school is working with parents to make a difference.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:04:00 EDTJames Jacobs pled guilty Monday, and heard his sentence Tuesday in court.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:01:00 EDTA foundation based in New York is working to help schools in south Georgia.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:38:00 EDTThe attorneys for a Muscogee County student injured at school say they have now seen part of the video of the alleged assault, provided to an online news website. It's been more than a month since they say a behavior specialist body-slammed the 13-year-old. On Monday afternoon we spoke with the attorneys by Skype, who say they've made multiple requests to get the video of the incident for more than three weeks.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:25:00 EDTU.S. home prices climbed at a solid pace in August as more home buyers competed for fewer available properties.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:40:00 EDTThe new president of Kennesaw State University is in line for a major salary increase.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:27:00 EDTTraffic is backed up on the Liberty Expressway while crews work to clear a crash scene.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 04:46:00 EDTThis election will be a memorable for a group of students from Paxen Learning who are voting for the first time ever.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:26:00 EDTA South Albany community leader is asking residents to step up and voice their concerns through an emergency meeting.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:15:00 EDTAna Car didn't remember the sudden impact, only that she woke up among dead and injured passengers in a dark bus filled with screams of terror and agony.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:07:00 EDTWith election day two weeks from Tuesday, one U.S. Senate candidate is reaching out to working folks in south Georgia.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:18:00 EDTThe family of a young girl struck by a car while walking to school is happy to have her back home from the hospital, and grateful for the ramp volunteers built at their house.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:50:00 EDTAn organization that helps neglected and abused children showed off its new facility Monday night.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:39:00 EDTA man beat his mother in the head with a hockey stick over money for Taco Bell, according to Shelby County Sheriff's Office.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:31:00 EDTA trailblazing Albany physician earned one of the Medical Association of Georgia's top honors.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:11:00 EDTThe top man in the Georgia House of Representatives came to Southwest Georgia to endorse a state lawmaker.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:23:00 EDTA family is struggling to overcome the loss of a family member who is gone too soon.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:45:00 EDTMembers of Congress and veterans leaders on Monday called for federal action to absolve the debts of nearly 10,000 soldiers in California alone who have been ordered by the Pentagon to repay enlistment bonuses a decade...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:55:00 EDTPremiums will go up sharply next year under President Barack Obama's health care law, and many consumers will be down to just one insurer, the administration confirmed Monday. That's sure to stoke another...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:40:00 EDTStudents in Thomas County are finding creative ways to say no to drugs.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:59:00 EDTDougherty County needs volunteers to fill open seats on more than a dozen community boards.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:22:00 EDTDougherty County jailers found a large amount of marijuana hidden inside one of the women arrested outside Club Excel early Saturday morning.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:51:00 EDTA man told Albany police he was beaten and robbed while using the restroom at a south Albany pool hall.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:57:00 EDTAdrionna Kimbrough was working her regular saturday night shift at KFC in Thomasville when she said she met someone who made an everlasting impression on her.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:31:00 EDTA historic Albany church wants to commemorate the spot where Martin Luther King, Junior was jailed.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:45:00 EDTThousands of visitors came to town for Albany State University's homecoming, boosting community spirit and the economy.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:51:00 EDTAn Albany man is recovering after he was stabbed in the head by a family member during a party.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:31:00 EDTTwo juveniles are in custody, charged with burglary, according to the Valdosta Police Department.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:09:00 EDTDry conditions can be dangerous for fires. Lowndes County officials want to make sure residents know the rules before lighting a match.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:15:00 EDTFrance began the mass evacuation Monday of the makeshift migrant camp known as "the jungle," a mammoth project to erase the humanitarian blight on its northern border, where thousands fleeing war or poverty have lived in...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:06:00 EDTA woman is behind bars with no bond after a multiple agency drug bust in Thomas County. Gina Curry is charged with cocaine trafficking after officers said they found more than a pound of cocaine in her home.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:32:00 EDTAlbany Fire and City officials will investigate several nightclubs for overcrowding, after there were reports of hundreds more people allowed in clubs over the weekend.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:37:00 EDTVisitors to ABAC can travel back in time to honor a Medal of Honor recipient.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:44:00 EDTInvestors filed suit against the Martin family from Bainbridge, who ran the Money Tree until its bankruptcy.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:38:00 EDTFourteen Georgians died in fires over the weekend, including an 88-year-old woman in Albany.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:34:00 EDTJames Jacobs was charged in 2014, in connection to the death of Alexander Hunter, the man found buried behind Rosewood Manor Nursing Home case.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 15:43:00 EDTOne suspect is in jail following a shooting involving a Georgia State Patrol trooper in Americus. Sumter County Sheriff Pete Smith says the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is leading the case.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:08:00 EDTA trooper tried to stop Anthony Mable, 40, Friday night, but he took off, and crashed his car into a marked patrol car several times before coming to a stop near the intersection of Upper River Road and Marvin McNeil Road.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:57:00 EDTJarvis Henderson of Homerville pled guilty to rape, and other sex crimes in front of Judge Howard McClain Monday.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:52:00 EDTOfficials released the identity of an Albany woman was killed in a house fire Saturday night. They said that Minnie Nixon was killed.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:49:00 EDTA large and ambitious huntsman spider dragged a mouse up the side of an icebox inside a home in Australia. The spider's name is Hermie.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 08:54:00 EDTClayton County Police are investigating after an 11-year-old and 16-year-old were shot to death during an apparent home invasion in Jonesboro.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:03:00 EDTOctober is National Bullying Prevention Month and one Albany mother is raising awareness with two upcoming events.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 04:27:00 EDTThe Albany Mall has made its decision to open its doors a day before the Black Friday shopping holiday, but its giving its stores the decision to open or close.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:15:00 EDTIn an evening filled with jokes about Bill Murray's elusiveness and quirky personality, it was David Letterman who provided the most touching moment as Murray was honored with the nation's top prize for comedy.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 22:14:00 EDTBy The Associated Press Secrecy in the voting booth has become a thing of the past for those ready to share their views and daily lives on social media, but laws nationwide are mixed on whether voters...
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:01:00 EDTCordele has welcomed a special visitor to town.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 23:46:00 EDTFire officials confirm an Albany woman was killed in a house fire Saturday night. Firefighters were called to the scene on the 100 block of Swift Street in East Albany, near the intersection of Clark Avenue at 8:53 p.m. As many as three firetrucks were on the scene just before 10:00 p.m., working to contain the fire.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 07:34:00 EDTA toddler who died in a house fire was found with his dog and teddy bear next to him and authorities believe the dog tried to protect the boy, a spokesman for Spokane's fire department said Saturday.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:26:00 EDTThe memory of Joshua Franklin, killed in a drunk driving accident nine years ago, lives on through a disc golf tournament.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 16:36:00 EDTThe city of Albany welcomed Albany State alumni and their families for what was one of the busiest weekends of the year.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 16:39:00 EDTThe weekend's homecoming festivities kicked off with the annual homecoming parade downtown.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:23:00 EDTResearchers say more study is needed to prove a link between migraines and the kinds of foods people eat.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:10:00 EDTAn hour's long standoff at a Hilton Avenue home that started with a Columbus police officer being shot ends with a suspect in custody on Friday evening.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 22:53:00 EDTStudents were already celebrating for Albany State University's homecoming weekend. There were a ton of local vendors selling clothes, art work, and gear for Greeks at the pedestrian mall at ASU's campus.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:02:00 EDTTeens can now take less doses of the HPV vaccine. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now recommends only two HPV shots for adolescents between ages 11 and 12 years old.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:10:00 EDTA DUI road check has been going on. Friday night, law enforcement from across south Georgia were stopping cars and checking for impaired drivers, driver's license, and seat belt violations.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:59:00 EDTGSP officials were called in after a wreck between a civilian vehicle and a police squad car. The wreck happened Friday night on the corner of Radium Springs Road and Oglethorpe Boulevard.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:53:00 EDTLake Park Police have a warning for residents. Scammers are at it again. This time they make you feel like you won the lottery, only to take your life savings.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:23:00 EDTBy RAPHAEL SATTER and FRANK BAJAK AP Technology Writers Withering cyberattacks on server farms of a key internet firm repeatedly disrupted access to major websites and online services including Twitter,...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:25:00 EDTThomas University just finished up a big renovation on a historic building. The college has completed it's athletic facility. The facility won't only be used for athletes. Several classrooms were also added.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:07:00 EDTThere was a surprising and special homecoming Friday in Lowndes County.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:57:00 EDTFirefighters in Thomasville went through a unique type of training this week.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 05:30:00 EDTHunters across Georgia are gearing up for the start of the firearm deer hunting season on Saturday.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:47:00 EDTA different kind of food truck made it's way to the Department of Family Services Friday in Albany.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:27:00 EDTA community leader is speaking out after two shootings over the span of twelve hours. He says it's time to put a stop to the violence once and for all. So far no arrests have been made in two separate shootings that happened overnight. The shootings happened less than a mile away from each other and sent three people to the hospital.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:37:00 EDTLess than two weeks from election day and the race is on for the Terrell County Commission Chairman.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:56:00 EDTIf the voters approve, you may be able to go to dinner and have a drink any day of the week in Dawson.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:11:00 EDTBen Davis is one of four candidates running for the position of Berrien County Sheriff. Davis says, if elected, he would be out on the road working hand in hand with his officers and interacting with the community.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:14:00 EDTAlbany State University's Homecoming weekend has arrived.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:09:00 EDTDougherty and Lee County law enforcement have recovered a stolen vehicle off Flowing Well Road in Lee County.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:30:00 EDTAlbany Police are investigating after three men were wounded in separate South Albany shootings.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:22:00 EDTHalloween is right around the corner, and so is the Zombie Run in Perry.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:21:00 EDTA 2-year-old woke up crying, but a few seconds with her baby sister changed her mood.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:45:00 EDTA 3-year breast cancer survivor is helping women in her area with a fundraiser that includes several special events. WALB News 10's Zach Logan spoke with the organizer about what's new this year.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:28:00 EDTAttorneys for a 13-year-old boy whose leg was amputated after an altercation at a Columbus alternative school said at least three or more adults witnessed the incident and failed to render aid or get medical assistance.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:24:00 EDTWhen it comes to homecoming, ASU alums and students are making sure they are ready to impress and beauty salons and barbershops are benefiting from the extra guests.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 01:47:00 EDTPolice said Angel Mateo, 21, abducted and sexually assaulted a teen who was walking to school on Thursday morning.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:51:00 EDTA Hamilton mother is getting support from people as far away as Canada and Australia after a video surfaced of her son being assaulted.