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  1. Vice President Mike Pence lands in AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    A day after President Trump visited middle Georgia, the nation's second highest executive is touring damage from Hurricane Michael in Southwest Georgia, Tuesday. His plane landed at the Albany Airport about noon.

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  2. ASU shortens homecoming scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... extra utility technicians to assist with restoring power, water, and phone lines. Also, technicians were deployed to Albany from other areas to assist with tree removal and structural restoration. The influx of technicians, in addition to power and ...

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  3. Alzheimer's Walk dropped, due to hurricaneRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    Due to Hurricane Michael, the 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Albany has been cancelled. The event was originally scheduled for Saturday, October 20. All participants are invited to join the Walk to End Alzheimer's in Tifton on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Campus Track, form 8:00AM - 11:00 AM, rain or shine.

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  4. Vice President Mike Pence arrives in Georgia to survey storm damageRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WSB-TV

    ALBANY, Ga. - Vice President Mike Pence is visiting southwest Georgia today where he is surveying storm damage from Hurricane Michael, a day after President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump did the same thing.

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  5. President Trump will tour storm-ravaged GARead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WALB-TV Albany

    ... for the Middle District of Georgia, Charles Peeler, will join the president and others on this tour. Both Macon and Albany, home to several key United States Department of Justice offices and federal courthouses serving the Middle District of ...

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  6. Get a shower at the - Y', Camp for Kids OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WALB-TV Albany

    If you are one of many in Albany still without power, the Y will again open its doors for you to get a hot shower at no cost. Be sure to bring your towel and toiletries with you.

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  7. Pets rescued from Hurricane Michael need homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ABC Action News

    ... Brauer's Sunshine Animal Hospital is housing nearly 50 cats and dogs right now. She sent two of her employees up to Albany, Georgia on Sunday. "Any small thing you can do like volunteer 10 to 20 minutes of your time, donating $5, or supplies," ...

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  8. Planet Fitness welcoming people impacted by Hurricane Michael to use facilities for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTXL

    ... - Open 24h (M-Th); 12 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Fri); 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. (Sat and Sun) Planet Fitness: 1016 N Westover Boulevard, Albany, GA 31707 - Open 24h (M-Th); 12 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Fri); 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. (Sat and Sun) Planet Fitness: 245 Tom Hill Sr. ...

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  9. Georgia City in Desperate of Volunteers to Help with Tree Removal Following Hurricane MichaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Southern Accents

    Though Florida's Panhandle bore the brunt of Hurricane Michael's wrath last week, the monster storm still packed powerful winds well over 100 mph when it roared into Southern Georgia on Wednesday evening. The impoverished city of Albany was especially hard-hit.

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  10. U.S. Army Corp Engineers assist City with power at lift stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WALB-TV Albany

    As many families are still recovering from Hurricane Michael, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers traveled from Savannah and Virginia to assist with temporary emergency power for critical wastewater plants and lift stations in Albany. The group is here all week assessing what lift stations will need generators to keep waste flowing.

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  11. Rhema Word Cathedral feeds for Hurricane Michael victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WALB-TV Albany

    Many families and senior citizens without power and food in Albany, were able to have a hot meal this weekend, thanks to Rhema Word Cathedral. The church partnered with the Albany Housing Authority to donate over 70 plates to senior citizens who are disabled and without electricity in multiple housing areas.

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  12. A destroyed gas station left behind by Hurricane Michael in Albany,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | News Times

    A destroyed gas station left behind by Hurricane Michael in Albany, Ga. Days later, residents are still recovering from the damage of this storm and others that have hit in the past two years.

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  13. Callaway Blue Springs donates thousand of water bottles for storm victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | WALB-TV Albany

    Callaway Blue Springs Water hauled over 14,000 bottles of water from Hamilton, Georgia to Albany on Saturday to assist the area with Hurricane Michael relief efforts.

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  14. Dougherty Co. Commissioner on Hurricane Michael storm reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WALB-TV Albany

    In effort to get Dougherty County and the City of Albany back on track, one County commissioner said there is hope for everyone who was affected by Hurricane Michael. Meet Carl Davis! He is an Albany resident who endured Hurricane Michael.

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  15. Faith-based organizations unite to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WALB-TV Albany

    Sherrell Byrd with COAD Disaster Response said the faith-based organizations will have a significant impact on how quickly Albany can recover.

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  16. Tree falls on home in Albany, reminds couple of previous stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WALB-TV Albany

    "All you do is play the cards that are dealt to you, that's all you can do," said Smith. Now the couple is afraid to cut anymore on the tree, they are hoping someone will be able to assist them.

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  17. Hutchinson KIA and Toyota feed 400 in AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WALB-TV Albany

    Staff say they realize the difficulty this storm have caused on families so they grilled out and gave refreshments at the Albany Civic Center parking lot from 10-2.

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  18. Dougherty County Storm BriefingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... and that worry and that concern. We are doing everything we can do get as many resources as possible," said Cohilas. Albany utilities has linemen on the ground from sun-up to sundown trying to restore power on hundreds of streets throughout the ...

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  19. 3 arrested, 1 wanted for murder in Albany homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Albany Police Department said three people have been arrested for murder in an Albany homicide and officers are still searching for a fourth suspect. APD said Demondarrius Hicks, Jo-Torius Cox, and McKeal Lamar Jr., have all been arrested and charged with felony murder and aggravated assault in the The Albany Police Department's Investigations Division is asking for your help with any information that could help them find Harvey.

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  20. Salvation Army in Hattiesburg helping Micheal victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    This morning, staff members Vashun Hutton and Wanda Lawrence took a catering truck to help storm victims in the Albany, Georgia area. They'll deliver meals to those in need, and will join dozens of other Salvation Army crews already in the area.

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