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TRAFFIC ALERT: State Route 3 back open in Thomas Co. after 4-vehicle wreck

Georgia State Patrol confirmed Sunday night that a wreck involving four vehicles blocked State Route 3 (Highway 19) at Remington Avenue and State Route 122 in Thomas County. According to GSP, the roadway is now back open as of 10 p.m. GSP received the call at 7:06 p.m. Sunday, and the trooper workin

WALB 10 - 2017-11-20 01:14:44

Boy collects canned goods in exchange for lemonade

A boy from Americus spent his Saturday collecting canned foods to help people for the holidays. Ayden Mercer Battle frequently sets up a lemonade stand at Mercer's Barber and Beauty Salon. Saturday, he asked the community to give canned foods instead of money in exchange for his lemonade. Ayden's mo

WALB 10 - 2017-11-20 03:46:11

Poker run raises $1,205 to support Sumter Co. law enforcement

A poker run raised $1,205 to give back to law enforcement in Sumter County in the name of two fallen officers. The Smarr & Smith Foundation organized its first ever Poker Run Saturday. It was a more than 70-mile course throughout Plains, Andersonville and Americus, with poker stops on the way. All t

WALB 10 - 2017-11-20 03:42:55

Motorcycle clubs collect canned goods for Thanksgiving

Three groups of bikers did their part to keep people fed in Southwest Georgia this holiday season. The Remaining Few, the Red Knights and the One for All motorcycle clubs rode from Americus to Cordele Sunday afternoon. The groups collected canned goods throughout the month of October to donate to Ha

WALB 10 - 2017-11-20 03:34:49

Cordele house goes up in flames

A Cordele woman watched the house she has lived in for decades go up in flames over the weekend. Mittie Bell Dennard, 90, says her home at 9th Street and 15th Avenue in Cordele caught fire Saturday afternoon. She said she believes it took firefighters around two hours to put out the blaze. Dennard s

WALB 10 - 2017-11-20 02:58:10

15 women compete for title of 'Miss Black Georgia USA'

The competition included an athletic portion, talent and beauty. (Source: WALB) The winner will compete in the Miss Black USA competition in Washington, D.C. in 2018. (Source: WALB) ALBANY, GA (WALB) - More than a dozen black women gathered at Albany State University Sunday night to compete for a p

WALB 10 - 2017-11-20 03:39:30

Santa arrives in Albany 2017

Hundreds of children and their families gathered at the Albany Mall Friday evening for the arrival of Santa Claus. It was the 40th year of the Albany holiday tradition. Hundreds of children and their families gathered at the Albany Mall Friday evening for the arrival of Santa Claus. It was the 40th

ALBANY HERALD - 2017-11-19 14:42:00

Eviction prevention project can help folks living 200% below poverty level

An attorney is working with people in Albany struggling with poverty and housing issues. The Georgia Legal Services Program (GLSP) has added a private landlord/tenant focus called the Eviction Prevention Project. Ahmad Crews is a private landlord/tenant attorney who wants to help those in poverty an

WALB 10 - 2017-11-19 22:51:04

Breakfasts with Santa & Holiday Teas In Union City & Nearby 2017

EAST BAY, CA - In between his North Pole duties, Santa Claus is taking time out this holiday season to see the local youngsters in the East Bay area. We've rounded up several Santa Brunches coming up nearby, along with some Holiday Teas. Book the dates, and save your seats for these wonderful family

PATCH - 2017-11-18 22:08:40

VIDEO: Man shot dead during business exchange at San Leandro gas station

SAN LEANDRO (KRON) - A man was shot and killed during a business exchange Saturday in San Leandro, according to Alameda County Sheriff's Office. The shooting happened around 1:15 p.m. at the 76 gas station on East 14th. St., near the Bayfair Center police said. The gas station attendant tells KRON4

KRON4 - 2017-11-19 15:16:22

Benefits of Hiring a Professional Essay Writer

When a company or individual raises this question: why leave the writing of our essays in the hands of professionals?, congratulations because this means that you are already aware of the strategic and tactical importance of having this communication tool and it is very clear that it is necessary to

PATCH - 2017-11-20 03:37:21

Meeting to sell cell phone "went the wrong way" quickly in San Leandro shooting death

SAN LEANDRO - Investigators continued to comb over surveillance videotape and talk to witnesses Sunday, a day after a 32-year-old man was shot to death after meeting another person to buy a cell phone, a spokesman for the Alameda County Sheriff's Office said. "This was in broad daylight," Kelly said

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-11-19 22:04:51

Missing 72-year-old with early stage dementia found

Fremont police say a missing 72-year-old woman in the early stages of dementia who was last seen Saturday afternoon has been found. The missing woman, Ming Liu is five feet two inches tall, weighs 130 pounds and has gray hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a red fleece sweatshirt with a h

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2017-11-19 18:04:45

Man fatally shot at San Leandro gas station

Deputies continued to search Sunday for suspects in the fatal shooting of a 32-year-old man the day before outside a San Leandro gas station. Officers received reports about 1:15 p.m. Saturday of a shooting at a 76 station at 159th Avenue and East 14th Street, said Sgt. Ray Kelly of the Alameda Coun

SFGATE - 2017-11-19 15:39:00

Elderly Fremont woman with early dementia is missing

FREMONT - The search for an elderly woman in the early stages of dementia continued early Sunday morning, a day after her family discovered her missing.Ming Liu, 72, left her home on Sterne Place between 1 and 4 p.m. on Saturday, police said. She is known to walk around the area of Darwin Drive, Fre

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-11-19 16:47:06

My Chain is Broken - Life Changing Message from Speaker Kris Hart

We are living in a time where the One True God is demonstrating His glorious power in Miracles Signs and wonders! If you are in pain, if you are at a place where medical doctors are not able to help you, there is still hope! International Speaker Kris Hart has been traveling around the world giving

PATCH - 2017-11-19 17:15:00

Police Investigating Fatal Auto-Pedestrian Crash

Police are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian crash that took place early Sunday morning. A male was hit on the expressway near Border Avenue. His age and identity have not been released. Details are limited at this time. Count on CHANNEL 5 NEWS to bring you the latest on this developing story.

KRGV - 2017-11-19 17:53:00

Father of Murdered Teen Shot

RIO GRANDE CITY--The father of a Rio Grande City teen found murdered this summer has been shot. It is unknown if the incident is related to his son's case. According to Rio Grande City Police Assistant Chief Jose Solis, Casimiro Olivarez survived the shooting but is in the hospital with serious inju

KRGV - 2017-11-19 02:36:00

One Killed in Fatal Crash

RIO GRANDE CITY--One person was killed after a crash on U.S. 83 east of Montalvo Hill and Rio Grande City. The crash happened Friday before 9:30 p.m. According to DPS, the driver of a white mustang lost control and crashed into a brushy area. The driver was taken to the hospital. The passenger, id

KRGV - 2017-11-19 02:50:00

Campaign helped install fire detectors in 500 Weslaco homes

WESLACO - Many Weslaco families get to sleep more comfortably thanks to a community-wide initiative. Recently, volunteers donated their time and effort toward improving the safety of their neighbors by installing smoke detectors in homes throughout the city. This drive was part of an ongoing campaig

MCALLEN MONITOR - 2017-11-19 23:32:00