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  • WEATHER

    No storms in Atlanta; Warning continues for far North Georgia

    No storms in Atlanta; Warning continues for far North Georgia

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:32:50 GMT
    A storm complex is moving from Tennessee into north Georgia this afternoon. Lightning and hail remain the culprits late this afternoon into the early evening hours.Most of our computer models indicate
    Severe storms targeting Atlanta for the evening rush.
  • Rain helps golf cart fire fight

    Rain helps golf cart fire fight

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:18:16 GMT
    The Georgia Golf Cart Company, north of Warwick on GA Hwy 300, caught fire just before 5:00, but rain that started about 6:10 is a Godsend to fire fighters. Crisp Co. Sheriff Billy Hancock says a workshop next to where the golf carts is where the fire happened, and there is a lot of damage to the golf cars.
    The Georgia Golf Cart Company, north of Warwick on GA Hwy 300, caught fire just before 5:00, but rain that started about 6:10 is a Godsend to fire fighters. Crisp Co. Sheriff Billy Hancock says a workshop next to where the golf carts is where the fire happened, and there is a lot of damage to the golf cars.
  • Night training noises at Fort Benning

    Night training noises at Fort Benning

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-08-20 22:06:08 GMT
    Officials say neighbors close to Fort Benning may have been experiencing unique training noises for the past few nights. Tenant units are conducting essential night training on post. It's a process that
    Officials say neighbors close to Fort Benning may have been experiencing unique training noises for the past few nights. Tenant units are conducting essential night training on post. It's a process that
  • Arrest made in Enigma home invasion

    Arrest made in Enigma home invasion

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:54:48 GMT
     Berrien County authorities said Wednesday 17 year-old Svante Arrihenius Williams, of Alapaha, was arrested August 15th in connection with a violent August 8th home invasion in Enigma.
     Berrien County authorities said Wednesday 17 year-old Svante Arrihenius Williams, of Alapaha, was arrested August 15th in connection with a violent August 8th home invasion in Enigma.
  • Pastor says prayer brought man back to life during service

    Pastor says prayer brought man back to life during service

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:41:36 GMT
    On Sunday, pastor Dr. E. Dewey Smith knew right away that something wasn't right with a person in his congregation.
    On Sunday, pastor Dr. E. Dewey Smith knew right away that something wasn't right with a person in his congregation.
  • Cars may go faster on Interstate

    Cars may go faster on Interstate

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:38:10 GMT
    Thursday night, the Valdosta city council will vote on whether to increase the speed limit from 65 to 70 miles per hour between exits 16 and 18.
    Thursday night, the Valdosta city council will vote on whether to increase the speed limit from 65 to 70 miles per hour between exits 16 and 18.
  • Police investigate shooting on East Waldburg Street

    Police investigate shooting on East Waldburg Street

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:30:15 GMT
    Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are on the scene of a shooting on East Waldburg and Habersham Street in Savannah.

    Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are on the scene of a shooting on East Waldburg and Habersham Street in Savannah.

  • Valdosta utilities department preparing for upcoming road improvement projects

    Valdosta utilities department preparing for upcoming road improvement projects

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:21 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:21:09 GMT
    The utilities department began installing water valves to the water lines along South Troup Street Wednesday between East Hill Avenue and Griffin Avenue. The valves will allow crews to be able to shut off water to certain sections during construction instead of having to shut off water to the whole street.
    The utilities department began installing water valves to the water lines along South Troup Street Wednesday between East Hill Avenue and Griffin Avenue. The valves will allow crews to be able to shut off water to certain sections during construction instead of having to shut off water to the whole street.
  • Effingham County Schools develop dismissal plans for heat

    Effingham County Schools develop dismissal plans for heat

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:21 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:21:04 GMT
    Effingham County schools are taking measures to keep the kids safe in this excessive heat.
    Effingham County schools are taking measures to keep the kids safe in this excessive heat.
  • WEATHER

    Storms create damage across metro Atlanta

    Storms create damage across metro Atlanta

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:03:56 GMT
    Thunderstorms moved across metro Atlanta Wednesday afternoon creating damage in multiple locations. The damage had to do mostly with strong winds and lighting.
    Thunderstorms moved across metro Atlanta Wednesday afternoon creating damage in multiple locations. The damage had to do mostly with strong winds and lighting.
  • Plane fire at Hartsfield Thursday is just a drill

    Plane fire at Hartsfield Thursday is just a drill

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:00:43 GMT
    The Atlanta Fire and Rescue Department is alerting travelers and residents that if they see a plane on fire at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport Thursday, it is just a drill.
    The Atlanta Fire and Rescue Department is alerting travelers and residents that if they see a plane on fire at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport Thursday, it is just a drill.
  • Follow this checklist to find a good lawyer

    Follow this checklist to find a good lawyer

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:59:10 GMT
    There will more than likely be a time when you are going to need a lawyer, even for something as simple as helping you write your will. But do you know where to start? There is a checklist you should follow
    There will more than likely be a time when you are going to need a lawyer, even for something as simple as helping you write your will. But do you know where to start? There is a checklist you should follow
  • High schools prepare athletes as heat wave comes

    High schools prepare athletes as heat wave comes

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:57 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:57:29 GMT
    High schools are preparing to make sure football players are safe as football season begins in the middle of a heat wave. Lee County and Westover will play Saturday at one o'clock at Trojan Field when the feels like temperature could be well over 100 degrees.
    High schools are preparing to make sure football players are safe as football season begins in the middle of a heat wave. Lee County and Westover will play Saturday at one o'clock at Trojan Field when the feels like temperature could be well over 100 degrees.
  • Air conditioner units work harder as temperatures soar

    Air conditioner units work harder as temperatures soar

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:52:22 GMT
    This week's heat will affect more than just people and pets. Your air conditioners will have to work a lot harder as temperatures soar close to 100. Most units are made to work in temperatures up to 95 degrees.
    This week's heat will affect more than just people and pets. Your air conditioners will have to work a lot harder as temperatures soar close to 100. Most units are made to work in temperatures up to 95 degrees.
  • DCSS goals within reach

    DCSS goals within reach

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:51:07 GMT
    Superintendent Dr. David Mosely received a updated report from the state pointing out their accomplishments and areas that still need work.
    Superintendent Dr. David Mosely received a updated report from the state pointing out their accomplishments and areas that still need work.
  • Don't waste water

    Don't waste water

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:38 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:38:23 GMT
    Although, Tifton has no specific water restrictions, they want people to continue to monitor conservation water restrictions on watering lawn on their assigned days. 
    Although, Tifton has no specific water restrictions, they want people to continue to monitor conservation water restrictions on watering lawn on their assigned days. 
  • Worth Co. residents petition for better fire dept.

    Worth Co. residents petition for better fire dept.

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:18:52 GMT
    Approximately 200 residents signed the petition, which will be presented to county commissioners Thursday night at the courthouse in Sylvester.
    Approximately 200 residents signed the petition, which will be presented to county commissioners Thursday night at the courthouse in Sylvester.
  • Family pleads for killer to be found after woman found shot to death

    Family pleads for killer to be found after woman found shot to death

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:17 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:17:27 GMT
    DeKalb County detectives are trying to figure out who shot and killed a woman in an apartment complex on Flat Shoals Road on Aug. 7.
    DeKalb County detectives are trying to figure out who shot and killed a woman in an apartment complex on Flat Shoals Road on Aug. 7.
  • City releases 100 Worst Properties list

    City releases 100 Worst Properties list

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-08-20 20:15:07 GMT
    The 100 Worst Properties list is part of the Blight to Bright campaign, designed to increase enforcements efforts and raise public awareness of the effect blight has on our community.

    The 100 Worst Properties list is part of the Blight to Bright campaign, designed to increase enforcements efforts and raise public awareness of the effect blight has on our community.

  • Asked & Answered: I-16 tree work

    Asked & Answered: I-16 tree work

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:59 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:59:23 GMT
    One viewer was not impressed with what he was seeing, took a picture and said crews were slashing at the tree lines and tearing up branches, making it look choppy and "nasty."

    One viewer was not impressed with what he was seeing, took a picture and said crews were slashing at the tree lines and tearing up branches, making it look choppy and "nasty."

  • Former Atlanta Braves player to sign autographs in Evans

    Former Atlanta Braves player to sign autographs in Evans

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:58 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:58:47 GMT
    Former Atlanta Braves player Dale Murphy will be meeting with fans and signing autographs in Evans on Aug. 30. 
    Former Atlanta Braves player Dale Murphy will be meeting with fans and signing autographs in Evans on Aug. 30. 
  • Fire being investigated at Sexton-Hall Funeral Home

    Fire being investigated at Sexton-Hall Funeral Home

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:37 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:37:31 GMT
    A fire at Sexton-Hall Funeral is being investigated. The fire broke out around 2 p.m. on Wednesday.

    A fire at Sexton-Hall Funeral is being investigated. The fire broke out around 2 p.m. on Wednesday.

  • Columbus group opens weekly bible study in a bar

    Columbus group opens weekly bible study in a bar

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:12:04 GMT
    Being in the bible belt and having a church on every corner, there's not a shortage of places Christians can go to praise God; however, one local group of friends proclaimed Jesus went to the sinners not
    One local group of friends is proclaiming Jesus went to the sinners, not the other way around. So they decided to change bible study as we know it.
  • Rommel Ave. remains closed in Garden City after train derailment

    Rommel Ave. remains closed in Garden City after train derailment

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 3:07 PM EDT2014-08-20 19:07:28 GMT
    A train derailment Wednesday afternoon has blocked 25 and Main Street in Garden City.

    Rommel Avenue remains closed in Garden City after a train derailment Wednesday afternoon. 

  • CrimeStoppers seeks Information in 2005 homicide of Julius Baker Jr.

    CrimeStoppers seeks Information in 2005 homicide of Julius Baker Jr.

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:52:01 GMT
     
    In the early morning of June 18, 2005, Julius Baker,18, was killed while walking to a store.



     
    In the early morning of June 18, 2005, Julius Baker, 18, was killed while walking to a store.

  • Youth football team seeks players

    Youth football team seeks players

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:47 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:47:11 GMT
    Savannah's title-holding Police Athletic League's (PAL) youth football team is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 season.

    Savannah's title-holding Police Athletic League's (PAL) youth football team is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 season.

  • Felony traffic stop leads to arrest

    Felony traffic stop leads to arrest

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:43 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:43:49 GMT
    A man has been arrested following a felony traffic stop at the intersection of 2nd Avenue and 13th Street on Wednesday. Lieutenant Ronald Hastings with the Columbus Police Department tells us the man was
    A man has been arrested following a felony traffic stop at the intersection of 2nd Avenue and 13th Street on Wednesday. Lieutenant Ronald Hastings with the Columbus Police Department tells us the man was driving a car that was previously reported stolen.
  • Man charged for puppy's death

    Man charged for puppy's death

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:43 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:43:28 GMT
    Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police arrested and charged a man with animal cruelty for bludgeoning a 9-month-old puppy to death last July.

    Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police arrested and charged a man with animal cruelty for bludgeoning a 9-month-old puppy to death last July.

  • Graphic Video: Stabbing at MARTA station caught on camera

    Graphic Video: Stabbing at MARTA station caught on camera

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:37 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:37:57 GMT
    A fight between two men that sent one man to the hospital and shut down a MARTA station on Aug. 9 was caught on camera.
    A fight between two men that sent one man to the hospital and shut down a MARTA station on Aug. 9 was caught on camera.
  • Savannah achieves highest ISO rating

    Savannah achieves highest ISO rating

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:07 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:07:31 GMT
    The city of Savannah and Savannah Fire & Emergency Services have been elevated to among the highest rated cities and fire departments in America.
    The city of Savannah and Savannah Fire & Emergency Services have been elevated to among the highest rated cities and fire departments in America.
  • Duplex catches fire again after molotov cocktail attack

    Duplex catches fire again after molotov cocktail attack

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 11:35 AM EDT2014-08-20 15:35:36 GMT
     Firefighters are investigating another fire at an Albany duplex on that was hit on Monday with a Molotov cocktail.
     Firefighters are investigating another fire at an Albany duplex on that was hit a few days earlier with a Molotov cocktail.
  • Police officer involved in Albany crash

    Police officer involved in Albany crash

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:49 AM EDT2014-08-20 14:49:11 GMT
    APD says the Ford Crown Victoria driven by Officer James King,  27, was hit by the Impala, driven by Latricia Williams, 44.
    APD says the Ford Crown Victoria driven by Officer James King,  27, was hit by the Impala, driven by Latricia Williams, 44.
  • 2 injured in accident involving tractor-trailer, bus on I-20 in Carroll County

    2 injured in accident involving tractor-trailer, bus on I-20 in Carroll County

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:24 AM EDT2014-08-20 14:24:14 GMT
    Only one left lane is open on I-20 west at mile marker 20 in Carroll County because of an accident that caused all lanes to be shut down earlier Wednesday.
    Only one left lane is open on I-20 west at mile marker 20 in Carroll County because of an accident that caused all lanes to be shut down earlier Wednesday.
  • APD offers Open and Empty Initiative

    APD offers Open and Empty Initiative

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:11 AM EDT2014-08-20 14:11:29 GMT
    New signs are part of a new initiative started by the Albany Police Department's Crime Prevention Unit to encourage businesses to empty cash register drawers at the close of business and then leave the register open.
    New signs are part of a new initiative started by the Albany Police Department's Crime Prevention Unit to encourage businesses to empty cash register drawers at the close of business and then leave the register open.
  • Family of Savannah murder victim wants answers in case

    Family of Savannah murder victim wants answers in case

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:14 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:14:34 GMT
    The family of murdered Savannah State University student, Rebecca Foley, is looking for more answers from investigators on the case.
    The family of murdered Savannah State University student, Rebecca Foley, is looking for more answers from investigators on the case.
  • Man barricades himself inside Cobb County home

    Man barricades himself inside Cobb County home

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 8:59 AM EDT2014-08-20 12:59:39 GMT
    A man in Cobb County refused to leave his home Wednesday morning and the SWAT team was called in.
    A man in Cobb County refused to leave his home Wednesday morning and the SWAT team was called in.
  • Decatur police record specific info from detainees to understand diversity

    Decatur police record specific info from detainees to understand diversity

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:41 AM EDT2014-08-20 09:41:50 GMT
    Police in Decatur just started something new. They now record specific information, like ethnicity, about the people they stop during traffic violations.  
    Police in Decatur just started something new. They now record specific information, like ethnicity, about the people they stop during traffic violations.
  • New deputy coroner for Muscogee County

    New deputy coroner for Muscogee County

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:38 AM EDT2014-08-20 05:38:08 GMT
    Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan has announced a new member of his team. Trev Fuller was sworn in at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 19, as a Muscogee County Deputy Coroner. The addition of Fuller brings
    Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan has announced a new member of his team. Trev Fuller was sworn in at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 19, as a Muscogee County Deputy Coroner. The addition of Fuller brings
  • Vikings relying on strength up front

    Vikings relying on strength up front

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:47 PM EDT2014-08-20 03:47:35 GMT
    Lowndes will need a strong offensive and defensive line to hold the fort while young skill players mature.
    Lowndes will need a strong offensive and defensive line to hold the fort while young skill players mature.
  • New 10-year Deer Management Plan

    New 10-year Deer Management Plan

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:35 PM EDT2014-08-20 03:35:01 GMT
    Deer hunting season is just around the corner.The Wild Life Resources Division met in Lee County to talk with the community about a new 10-year Deer Management Plan. 
    Deer hunting season is just around the corner.The Wild Life Resources Division met in Lee County to talk with the community about a new 10-year Deer Management Plan. 
  • Dougherty County residents speak out against proposed pipeline

    Dougherty County residents speak out against proposed pipeline

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-08-20 03:30:17 GMT
    Gloria Gaines, Former Dougherty County CommissionerGloria Gaines, Former Dougherty County Commissioner
    A Dougherty County neighborhood is speaking out against a proposed natural gas pipeline. Members of the Radium Springs community met Tuesday night to express their concerns about the proposed route of the Sabal pipeline project. 
    A Dougherty County neighborhood is speaking out against a proposed natural gas pipeline. Members of the Radium Springs community met Tuesday night to express their concerns about the proposed route of the Sabal pipeline project. 
  • Storm knocks out power in Southside Savannah

    Storm knocks out power in Southside Savannah

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:56 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:56:19 GMT
    Around 1 p.m. on Tuesday a storm rolled through Savannah's Southside and knocked out power in the Paradise Park subdivision.
    Around 1 p.m. on Tuesday a storm rolled through Savannah's Southside and knocked out power in the Paradise Park subdivision.
  • St. Joseph's Candler donates school supplies

    St. Joseph's Candler donates school supplies

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-08-19 21:51:07 GMT
    Several students in the Savannah-Chatham County School district now have new school supplies thanks to the people at St. Joseph's Candler Hospital.
    Several students in the Savannah-Chatham County School district now have new school supplies thanks to the people at St. Joseph's Candler Hospital.
  • Stillwell Towers residents move back in after fire

    Stillwell Towers residents move back in after fire

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-08-19 21:47:46 GMT
    Stillwell Towers residents affected by the fire on Waters Avenue last month are now back in their apartments.
    Stillwell Towers residents affected by the fire on Waters Avenue last month are now back in their apartments.
  • Sorry Charlie's receives facelift

    Sorry Charlie's receives facelift

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:42 PM EDT2014-08-19 21:42:33 GMT
    In a WTOC exclusive, the old Sorry Charlie's building in downtown Ellis Square is masked with a black screen and scaffolding, so what will it look like next?

    In a WTOC exclusive, the old Sorry Charlie's building in downtown Ellis Square is masked with a black screen and scaffolding, so what will it look like next?

  • Man pleads guilty after stabbing 5 at New Year's party in Atlanta

    Man pleads guilty after stabbing 5 at New Year's party in Atlanta

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-08-19 21:36:21 GMT
    A man pled guilty to four counts of aggravated assault and one count of criminal attempt to commit murder after stabbing five people at a party in Atlanta back in 2013.
    A man pled guilty to four counts of aggravated assault and one count of criminal attempt to commit murder after stabbing five people at a party in Atlanta back in 2013.
  • Lightning strike throws 9-year-old off couch

    Lightning strike throws 9-year-old off couch

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:26 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:26:11 GMT
    Around 7:30 on Monday, Deandre Connell said he was doing homework when a bolt of lightning struck a tree outside the living room window. The current traveled through the ground, blowing him off the couch.
    Around 7:30 on Monday, Deandre Connell said he was doing homework when a bolt of lightning struck a tree outside the living room window. The current traveled through the ground, blowing him off the couch.
  • Wings of Joy brings tropical birds to children, seniors

    Wings of Joy brings tropical birds to children, seniors

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:19 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:19:23 GMT
    One woman in Savannah is trying to help her tropical birds beat the heat, too. She runs a ministry called Wings of Joy, where she takes the birds to schools and nursing homes.
    One woman in Savannah is trying to help her tropical birds beat the heat, too. She runs a ministry called Wings of Joy, where she takes the birds to schools and nursing homes.
  • MyHomework App for students and parents

    MyHomework App for students and parents

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 3:54 PM EDT2014-08-19 19:54:20 GMT
    Sometimes it is hard to keep up with all the new classes and assignments once school is back in session. Luckily, with all the technology that is out there, we are able to stay organized day-to-day. MyHomework
    Sometimes it is hard to keep up with all the new classes and assignments once school is back in session.
  • What to know if you take a car on campus

    What to know if you take a car on campus

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 1:54 PM EDT2014-08-19 17:54:53 GMT
    Not all college students get to take a car with them to campus. But some will have that extra responsibility. There are some basics college students need to always keep on mind. CarInsurance.com and their
    Not all college students get to take a car with them to campus. But some will have that extra responsibility.
  • Overnight fire at Wesley Heights Elementary School

    Overnight fire at Wesley Heights Elementary School

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 12:52 PM EDT2014-08-19 16:52:29 GMT
    An overnight fire broke out at Welsey Heights Elementary School on Amber Drive in Columbus. A police officer noticed the school was on fire, and firefighters responded around 12:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug.
    An overnight fire broke out at Welsey Heights Elementary School on Amber Drive in Columbus. A police officer noticed the school was on fire, and firefighters responded around 12:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug.
  • Verdict reached in Castille murder trial

    Verdict reached in Castille murder trial

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:43 AM EDT2014-08-19 11:43:07 GMT
    A verdict has been reached in the trial of the 2008 murder of a police informant. Daphne Castille, Jamal Castille, and Dantrell Marshall have all  been found guilty of violating the RICO Act in the murder
    A verdict has been reached in the trial of the 2008 murder of a police informant. Daphne Castille, Jamal Castille, and Dantrell Marshall have all  been found guilty of violating the RICO Act in the murder of a police informant from 2008, as well as other charges.
  • Columbus ‘spider web’ slated for possible congestion relief

    Columbus ‘spider web’ slated for possible congestion relief

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:36 AM EDT2014-08-19 11:36:09 GMT
    Multimillion dollar road improvement projects could soon be in the works in Columbus. Some construction projects are designed to ease heavily congested areas. State lawmakers heard about the projects firs
    Multimillion dollar road improvement projects could soon be in the works in Columbus. Some construction projects are designed to ease heavily congested areas. State lawmakers heard about the projects first-hand during Monday's state Transportation Study Committee made up of House and Senate leader including Representative Calvin Smyre.
  • Wet conditions approach, DOCO prepares mosquito spraying

    Wet conditions approach, DOCO prepares mosquito spraying

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:04 AM EDT2014-08-19 11:04:26 GMT
     When rain falls, mosquitoes follow, moist conditions and standing water makes a perfect nesting area for the critters that's why Dougherty County Public Works will be rolling out their trucks this week to spray the city and surrounding areas. 
     When rain falls, mosquitoes follow, moist conditions and standing water makes a perfect nesting area for the critters that's why Dougherty County Public Works will be rolling out their trucks this week to spray the city and surrounding areas. 
  • SWAT assists with armed robbery suspect search

    SWAT assists with armed robbery suspect search

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:28 AM EDT2014-08-19 10:28:50 GMT
    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are investigating an armed robbery at the Family Dollar on East Gwinnett Street at Pennsylvania Avenue Monday night. 
    Savannah-Chatham Metro Police are investigating an armed robbery at the Family Dollar on East Gwinnett Street at Pennsylvania Avenue Monday night. 
  • Metro police investigate after cars crash into home

    Metro police investigate after cars crash into home

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:10 AM EDT2014-08-19 10:10:11 GMT
    Metro police are investigating a two-car crash at the corner of Martha Street and Sunset Boulevard Monday night.
    Metro police are investigating a two-car crash at the corner of Martha Street and Sunset Boulevard Monday night.
  • Hundreds of drivers on ATVs, dirt bikes disrupt traffic in Atlanta

    Hundreds of drivers on ATVs, dirt bikes disrupt traffic in Atlanta

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:56 AM EDT2014-08-19 09:56:23 GMT
    Several hundred people on ATV's and dirt bikes were driving recklessly throughout Atlanta on Sunday.
    Several hundred people on ATV's and dirt bikes were driving recklessly throughout Atlanta on Sunday.
  • Jury selection for new Kareem Lane trial begins Tuesday morning

    Jury selection for new Kareem Lane trial begins Tuesday morning

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:10 AM EDT2014-08-19 09:10:06 GMT
    Almost two years after a mistrial was declared in a Columbus murder trial, possible jurors headed back to the courtroom for a new trial for Kareem Lane.
    Almost two years after a mistrial was declared in a Columbus murder trial, possible jurors headed back to the courtroom for a new trial for Kareem Lane.
  • Lee County needs new volunteer firefighters

    Lee County needs new volunteer firefighters

    Monday, August 18 2014 12:06 PM EDT2014-08-18 16:06:25 GMT
    Lee County Public Safety is looking for 12 new volunteer firefighters to continue improving fire protection response.
    Lee County Public Safety is looking for 12 new volunteer firefighters to continue improving fire protection response.
  • Husband of Ebola patient visits wife in isolation room

    Husband of Ebola patient visits wife in isolation room

    Monday, August 18 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 16:03:20 GMT
    David Writebol, the husband of one of the Americans infected with Ebola, visited his wife Nancy at Emory University Hospital Sunday.
    David Writebol, the husband of one of the Americans infected with Ebola, visited his wife Nancy at Emory University Hospital Sunday.
  • Family and friends remember William 'Bill' Davitte

    Family and friends remember William 'Bill' Davitte

    Sunday, August 17 2014 4:24 PM EDT2014-08-17 20:24:06 GMT
    Richard Albert said his lifelong friend Bill Davitte loved to be outside and always took care of the grass at Marvin United Methodist Church. "The lord is taking care of us," Richard Albert said at Bill's
    Richard Albert said his lifelong friend Bill Davitte loved to be outside and always took care of the grass at Marvin United Methodist Church.
  • Heaven is for Real live in Columbus

    Heaven is for Real live in Columbus

    Sunday, August 17 2014 3:43 PM EDT2014-08-17 19:43:05 GMT
    Community members got to meet a special author at Saint Luke united Methodist Church in downtown Columbus.
    Community members got to meet a special author at Saint Luke united Methodist Church in downtown Columbus.
  • Columbus business needs your help to stop job cuts on Ft. Benning

    Columbus business needs your help to stop job cuts on Ft. Benning

    Sunday, August 17 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-08-17 19:33:03 GMT
    With Fort Benning in danger of losing potentially 10,000 jobs or more, a Columbus business wants to stop the cuts and they need your help.
    With Fort Benning in danger of losing potentially 10,000 jobs or more, a Columbus business wants to stop the cuts and they need your help.
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