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GBI investigating death in Bacon County
BACON COUNTY, GA (WTOC) - Alma police officers responded to the area of 504 E. 8th Street Sunday night around 8:50 p.m. after a neighbor reported shots fired in the area.When police got there, they found 24-year-old Sabron Markez Mosby suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to the Bacon C
Beach Boys set to perform in Tifton
The Beach Boys, who are Rock and Roll Hall of Famers, have sold more than 100 million records and received more than 33 platinum and gold record awards.
Georgia QB Jake Fromm Tweets Message After Saturday's Loss
ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 08: Jake Fromm #11 of the Georgia Bulldogs throws a pass during the first quarter against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the CFP National Championship presented by AT&T at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on January 8, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Man arrested, charged with murder after being spotted with vehicle of missing person
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - A 56-year-old man has been arrested and charged with murder after he was seen near the vehicle of a missing person.At about 9:15 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14, officers responded to the 1200 block of Elliott Street after someone spotted a vehicle belonging to William “Billy” Long, 82
Demps named Soror of the Year
Each year the chapter recognizes one of its members for her professional accomplishments, community involvement and active participation in the chapter’s programs and activities, according to sorority representatives.
South Georgia rallies to help hurricane victims
• Shaun Eickenberry, owner of Winnersville Fitness, headed to Conttondale, Fla., Sunday with chainsaws to help clear debris and handed out water and other goods. He's planning to make another run to Cottondale and Grand Ridge, Fla., Thursday and to Colquitt this weekend.
Beach Boys booked for Tifton concert
TIFTON, GA (WALB) - The Beach Boys will pull into town to perform on Sunday, January 27, 2019 at John Hunt Auditorium at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center in Tifton.
Wastewater spill reported in Indian Creek
DOUGLAS, GA (WALB) - The City of Douglas Wastewater Treatment Plant has reported a major spill of wastewater that occurred upstream of the Indian Creek.The spill date occurred Thursday morning at 12:30 a.m. and lasted until 5 a.m., according to officials.The spill occurred at the lift station near R
Man Falls From Car, Dies, on I-75 | Valdosta Today
The crash report states that a 2005 Buick Lacrosse was traveling north on I-75 when the passenger, 39-year-old Anthony Baccili, reportedly fell out of the vehicle.
In a southwest Georgia city, another devastating attack from Mother Nature
ALBANY, Ga. - Its nickname is "The Good Life City," built on the pecan groves and cotton fields that gave rise to the Deep South's trade. It is far inland - more than 150 miles from Mexico Beach, Fla. - and not exactly the archetype of a place that would face repeated natural disasters. Yet in the
2 people seriously injured in crash in downtown Savannah
The passenger, 27 year old Brittany Key, suffered serious injuries. Police later found Williams who was also hurt.
Woman struck, killed by vehicle on Jones Road
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.- A 59-year-old woman was struck and killed by a vehicle Friday evening near her home on Jones Road, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
Spirit of the Entrepreneur: Chancy Drugs
Some go all in and invest their lives into a new venture, while others start a new business as something to do on the side. Regardless of the type, entrepreneurs help drive the local economy.
Ga. Cotton, Peanut, Pecan Growers Could See Big Losses From Hurricane Michael | 90.1 FM WABE
Judging by its projected path, Hurricane Michael could have a major impact on cotton, peanut and pecan crops in Georgia. Farmers “are really at the mercy of the weather right now," said Janice Dees of the U.S. Pecan Growers Association in Tifton, Georgia.
Pilot killed when small plane crashes in Georgia | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
Cochran, Ga. -Asmall plane crashedin Georgia on Saturday afternoon, killing the pilot,officials said.
What Kirby Smart said after Georgia's 36-16 loss to LSU
BATON ROUGE, La.-- Following Saturday's 36-16 road loss to LSU, Georgia head coachKirby Smarttook the podium to talk to reporters on a variety of topics.As is always the case, there's a lot more in these sessions than we can feasibly formulate a story around. The coaches toss out incredible quotes a
Traffic Investigative Unit investigates early Sunday morning crash
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Traffic Invstigative Unit is investigating a single-car crash after the driver fled earlier on Sunday morning.The crash happened at East 41st Street and Atlantic Avenue near Baldwin Park shortly after 4:00 a.m. Jonathan Williams was travelling east along 41st Street when he
Georgia's brewing QB controversy looms after LSU stunner
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana–Jake Frommlooked, looked and looked. He seemed to stand in the pocket, circling for eternity. The Bulldogs had picked up LSU’s corner blitz, giving Fromm time to make an examination of which there was only one – nobody was open.
In a jail without power, authorities are working to keep inmates in touch with family
"[We] sent a few deputies to some of the residences on some of the men and women and said 'hey, your grandma is OK', 'your sister is OK', everybody is fine. 'No you don't have power', those kind of things, trying to keep [them] calm inside the jail," said Sheriff Sproul.
ESPN Releases New Playoff Prediction After No. 2 Georgia's Loss
ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 08: Jake Fromm #11 of the Georgia Bulldogs huddles with his teammates before the start of the game against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the CFP National Championship presented by AT&T at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on January 8, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty I