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  1. Police, firefighters, paramedics go for gold at cookoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WALB-TV Albany

    Police, firefighters, and paramedics from Albany, Dougherty County, Lee County, Leesburg, and Terrell County spent the day grilling barbeque Wednesday. "This is a time to come out and just enjoy hanging out with each other, away from work," said Sgt.

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  2. Investigators awaiting autopsy in Lee County fight deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | WALB-TV Albany

    Investigators say more charges could be filed in a deadly fight. The 5 adults and 2 juveniles made their first appearance Monday afternoon in front of a Lee County judge.

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  3. GBI identifies seven arrested in Lee Co. deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Americus Office of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Lee County Sheriff's Office announced the arrest seven people in the assault on Lee county residents Kent Griffin Adam, 50, and his son, James Calvin Adam, 22, at their home Flowing Well Road, outside Leesburg. The suspects were there by invitation of James Adam when a fight started, during which James Adam was assaulted.

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  4. GA Southern Dean issues statement on fatal wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WALB-TV Albany

    Dean Barry Joyner of Georgia Southern University issued a statement today about the tragic wreck that killed five students-- Words cannot express how sad I am to inform you of the tragedy involving students in our School of Nursing. Five students lost their lives and two were injured in an early morning crash on I-16 eastbound near Savannah.

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  5. Lee County head-on collision sends three to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    Three Lee County persons had to be transported to the hospital after a head on collision on U.S. 19 about noon Friday, but their injuries did not appear serious. The crash happened on U.S. 19 about one mile north of the Lee Dougherty county line....and Georgia State Patrol troopers say it was caused by one of the driver's medical condition.

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  6. Lost Girls: Remembered half a century laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    Fifteen women who were thrown in a stockade in Leesburg as girls during the Civil Rights movement are being honored. It's a truly inspirational story.

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  7. Leesburg Bypass bridge under constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    A bridge that will allow completion of a Leesburg bypass began taking shape Wednesday. Delivery of huge beams began, and engineers will begin hoisting them in place to form the fly-over that will connect US 19 and State Route 195.

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  8. Lee Co. High takes precautions to protect students involved with baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    Lee County Athletic Director Rob Williams said they take every precaution they can to protect their young people, and while the sport is fun, at the end of the day, it's about making sure kids are safe. In Lee County athletic officials said safety is of the utmost importance and when they teach the sport they teach techniques that help prevent injuries.

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  9. Rynders appointed to OneGeorgia Overview CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    Georgia House Speaker David Ralston recently reappointed State Representative Ed Rynders to serve on the OneGeorgia Overview Commission. Rynders will continue to serve as the Chair of the Commission.

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  10. Leesburg vet needs kidneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    An army veteran, in need of a kidney is asking the community for help. The Leesburg man is hoping someone out there might be a perfect match.

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  11. Protecting Our ProtectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    Two New York city police officers were gunned down in an ambush last month, sending shock waves through the nation. Cops in every community, even Albany, Georgia, now have to stress the danger to themselves.

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  12. Salon offers cuts for ShelleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    An area salon is hoping folks will support a fundraiser for a Lee County woman. Regina Raburn with Blonde, Inc. Salon in Leesburg is hosting an event for Shelley Sunshine Sunday afternoon from 1 to 4. Sunshine has Lymphedema, an abnormal collection of high-protein fluid just beneath the skin that can be very painful.

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  13. What many drivers forget while driving in fogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    A special weather statement was issued for several counties this afternoon due to low visibility and it is expected to continue for several more hours." Can you see me? Well, it is a foggy outside that's why you need to have your lights on in hazardous conditions like these," said WALB reporter Ryan Beesley.Captain Tom Jackson says Dougherty County Police say their number one concern is public safety as a whole."

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  14. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    Traci Henry is a Leesburg parent who plans on rallying for the medical marijuana bill at the capitol. Her son is on lots of medication to treat his seizures, but she believes cannabis oil will give him a better quality of life.

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  15. A liquid derivative of pot can help many peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    Around 10:10 Sunday night, 19-year-old Nicholas Smith of Lee County, pulled out in front of Trooper Jack Stripling, as he was leaving the Homerun Foods on Philema Road. Traci Henry is a Leesburg parent who plans on rallying for the medical marijuana bill at the capitol.

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  16. Fire officials ask boaters to use cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | WALB-TV Albany

    Cordele Police and state fire marshals are investigating a house fire that displaced a family of four. Dorothy Glasco says she doesn't know how her home on 8th Avenue caught fire Friday morning.

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  17. Newell expected in court for first appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Area high school basketball scores from Monday, December 29, 2014RONALDA PIERCE HOLIDAY HOOPFEST Boys'Terrell Co. 52, Thomas Central Co.

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  18. APD gives ID on shot menRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    Neighbors say one of the victims died in a front yard, and the other died just around the corner after running for help. No details on what led to the shooting but a sadness, and even fear has overtaken some residents on Price Street.

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  19. Lee County salon to hold fundraiser for baby born with birth defectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    The owner of a Lee County hair salon is raising money to help out an Albany family whose baby was born with several rare birth defects. Six-week-old Joseph Kennedy is finally home after being at an Atlanta hospital for nearly a month.

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  20. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | WALB-TV Albany

    A salon is holding a fundraiser for an expecting Lee County couple. Shaina and Tyler Edenfield are expecting their first child.

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