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  1. Two drug arrests made in Coffee Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WALB-TV Albany

    A shoplifting call and a wreck led to the discovery of drug possession violations last week in Douglas. Last Monday, the Douglas Police Department responded to Walmart in reference to a shoplifting complaint.

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  2. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | WALB-TV Albany

    The 102 hour Thanksgiving travel period would prove deadly on Georgia roads. Between Wednesday and Sunday, 17 people were killed in traffic related crashes, according to the Georgia Department of Public Safety.

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  3. 100+ year old home burns downRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    The attorney for the Lowndes County School District strongly denied Kendrick Johnson's family's latest claim related to the death of their son, Kendrick Johnson, whose body was found inside a rolled up gym mat in the Lowndes High School gym on January 11th, 2013. The attorney for the Lowndes County School District strongly denied Kendrick Johnson's family's latest claim related to the death of their son, Kendrick Johnson, whose body was found inside a rolled up gym mat in the Lowndes High School gym on January 11th, 2013.

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  4. Douglas PD hopes you know this personRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    The attorney for the Lowndes County School District strongly denied Kendrick Johnson's family's latest claim related to the death of their son, Kendrick Johnson, whose body was found inside a rolled up gym mat in the Lowndes High School gym on January 11th, 2013. Matthew Peek, number 14 on our Street Sweep broadcast Monday night, had his first appearance before Judge Jim Thurman in Lee County Magistrate Court Wednesday afternoon.

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  5. Father, Son robbed in DouglasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    The two robbers then drove Tony Street to his father's home on Turner Street where 65-year old Lonnie Street was robbed of 200 dollars.

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  6. New ride under construction at Wild AdventuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Calvin Sharmand Brooks is about to go on trial in Dougherty County Superior Court for the June 2011 murder of Jerome Walden. Calvin Sharmand Brooks is about to go on trial in Dougherty County Superior Court for the June 2011 murder of Jerome Walden.

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  7. Two arrested after Douglas store burned to the groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    On Tuesday, Douglas officers then arrested 29 year old Steven Bradley Howard for Arson and Burglary as well. Howard is in the Coffee Co.

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  8. Douglas warns of utility scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Officials with the City of Douglas say utility customers are being targeted by callers who claim to be bill collectors that say they are with the city. According to a report, the person on the phone tells the citizen that they are calling to collect payment from an account that is 20-30+ years past due.

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  9. Drug unit makes multiple Douglas arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    On Thursday, Douglas Coffee Co. Drug Unit agents executed a search warrant at 62 Mahogany Rd. in Douglas following a brief investigation.

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  10. Fire destroys Douglas hardware storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Fire crews have a large fire under control at a hardware store in Douglas that broke out early Thursday morning. The family of the owner of Bud Lott True Value Hardware in the 300 block of Bryan Street tells WALB the building is a total loss.

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  11. Fire destroys Douglas Lott True Value hardware storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Fire crews have a large fire under control at a Hardware store in Douglas that broke out early Thursday morning. The family of the owner of Lott True Value Hardware in the 300 block of Bryan Street tells WALB the building is a total loss. 7 comments

  12. Early childhood education in South GA receives a big boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Wiregrass Georgia Technical College and several South Georgia counties now have more money for early childhood education. A $1.2 million grant was presented at the college Thursday morning to help increase access to early childhood education in Brooks, Colquitt, Cook, Echols, and Lowndes Counties.

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  13. Suspicious fires in Douglas continues around townRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Investigators with the Douglas Police and Fire Department are working to solve several suspicious fires. They say the first step is citizens reporting the crimes.

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  14. Three SW Georgia natives receive CMA nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Georgia woman and a Virginia man have pleaded guilty of placing marijuana and other contraband into baseballs tossed over the fence of a south Georgia prison.

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  15. GBI: Van found, no suspects, in corrections officers' double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Georgia woman and a Virginia man have pleaded guilty of placing marijuana and other contraband into baseballs tossed over the fence of a south Georgia prison.

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  16. APD on the lookout for armed robbers, kidnappersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Armed suspects committed robbery and kidnapping of six employees of the Burger King at 2007 East Oglethorpe Blvd., and they took an undetermined amount of cash Sunday night at 10:49.

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  17. Sears honors America's heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Workers at Sears took time to honor military and first responders.They host their Friends and Family event several times a year as a way to show their appreciation for the hard work they do.They gave out gifts to families, as well as punch and cake."

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  18. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Coffee County deputies are on the lookout for an inmate who walked off during work detail at the Child Advocacy Center in Douglas today.Sheriff Doyle Wooten says Gabriel Benjamin Carelock stepped outside to get some plywood and left. 1 comment

  19. Douglas DQ grill catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Dairy Queen in Douglas closed after a grease fire flared up in their cooking appliances.

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  20. Child shot by deputy in manhunt will not need surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    A 10-year-old boy will not need surgery after he was shot by a Coffee County deputy in a manhunt for a robbery and shooting suspect.

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