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  1. Chief Proctor says crime overall at a 10 year lowRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... for their after-school program. A neighbor is being hailed a hero after saving a home from catching on fire. Albany firefighters responded to a smoke call at this apartment in the Quail Call Apartment complex this afternoon. A neighbor is being ...

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  2. ASU Homecoming vendors set up shopRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... for their after-school program. A neighbor is being hailed a hero after saving a home from catching on fire. Albany firefighters responded to a smoke call at this apartment in the Quail Call Apartment complex this afternoon. Vendors are beginning to ...

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  3. APD Chief: Albany crime at 10-year lowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Albany Herald

    The chief of the Albany Police Department says crime in the city is at a 10-year low.

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  4. Local Roundup: Bulloch girls win region titleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

    ... Liu (23:00). Both teams advance to the GISA Class AAA state cross country meet Saturday at Darton State College in Albany. GSU VB wins fourth straight Kym Coley notched 15 kills and hit .684 for the match, and Georgia Southern served 11 aces as a ...

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  5. Man accidentally texts probation officer in pot dealRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    An Albany man is going back to to prison, after texting his probation officer while looking to buy marijuana. Alvin Cross Junior plead guilty Monday to possession of cocaine and was sentenced to one year in prison.

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  6. Albany city officials discuss merger with SGRITARead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    Albany City officials are one step closer to creating a merger with South Georgia regional information technology authority or S G RITA. Today city commissioners went over a preliminary contract that would allow the city to manage SGRITA while the board maintains ownership.

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  7. Albany police chief encourages businesses to use alarm systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... away, it does limit them. "If they know you have an alarm, they know you have to get in and get out fast," he says. Albany Police Chief John Proctor says they working with business owners right now to teach them how to keep their property safe. "We ...

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  8. Woman on trial for cutting roomate's nose offRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    An Albany woman is on trial for cutting part of her roomate's nose off during an argument. 20 year old Rakeesha Wheeler is on trial for aggravated battery in Dougherty Superior Court.

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  9. Chief Protor says crime overall at a 10 year lowRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    He says year to date violent crimes were up last month. Overall violent crimes are down five percent in Albany.

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  10. ATC fights domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    Albany Tech students raise their hands to show they want to stop domestic violence in the community and support the victims. The Albany Tech Criminal Justice Club held their Hands Against Domestic Violence session in the college's student center.

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  11. Advisors with $232M Snagged By WellsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | On Wall Street

    ... of industry experience including 27 at Ameriprise. Wells Fargo has also added James Harris from Merrill Lynch to its Albany, Georgia office. Harris managed more than $102 million in client assets at Merrill, where he spent 10 years. He previously ...

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  12. on the Move-Wells Fargo hires two brokers, reports dip in sales forceRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Oct. 16. Amerprise did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Broker James Harris moved to Wells Fargo in Albany, Georgia from Bank of America's Merrill Lynch, where he managed $102 million in assets. Harris joined Wells Fargo on Sept. 16 ...

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  13. Victim targeted for transgender? Or 'outing'?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

    ... say the Children's World of Ocilla daycare in the 600 block of North Oak Street caught fire around 6:00 a.m. An Albany man is fearing for the safety of his family after his son was shot Sunday night. The man believes he was the intended target of ...

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  14. Cairo Man Sentenced in Child Porn CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WCTV Tallahassee

    Michael J. Moore, United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, announced that Thomas W. Faircloth, aged 37, of Cairo, Georgia, was sentenced by the Honorable W. Louis Sands, U.S. District Court Judge, in Albany, Georgia on October 20, 2014, in connection with receiving, distributing and possessing child pornography. Mr. Faircloth was sentenced to 151 months in federal prison, to be followed by lifetime supervision.

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  15. Rate times for free parking lot increase at Georgia Regional AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WALB-TV Albany

    Organizers are preparing for thousands of people to attend a big music festival at the Albany Exchange Club fairgrounds." Threeforty Creative Group" is preparing for their first Big Pine Musical Festival this weekend.

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  16. Big music festival headed to Albany fairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WALB-TV Albany

    Organizers are preparing for thousands of people to attend a big music festival at the Albany Exchange Club fairgrounds." Threeforty Creative Group" is preparing for their first Big Pine Musical Festival this weekend.

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  17. Man shot at residence in AlbanyRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Albany Herald

    An Albany man was shot Sunday night while in his residence, according to reports from the Albany Police Department.

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  18. Albany and Dougherty County Police/Fire/EMS reports -- Oct. 20, 2014Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Albany Herald

    The Albany Police Department responded to at least 22 incidents between late Friday, Saturday, Sunday and the early hours of Monday, available reports show.

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  19. Albany utilities officials ready to move on rural technology planRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Albany Herald

    Albany officials say they have a nine-month window to complete a telecommunications project that has languished for years.

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  20. Albany motorists averaging 50 cents less per gallon than last yearRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Albany Herald

    Retail gas could be pruchased for less than $2.70 a gallon Monday at some Albany stations.

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