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  • 1 dead after shooting at Savannah State University apartment complex

    1 dead after shooting at Savannah State University apartment complex

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:44 PM EST2018-02-25 03:44:08 GMT
    (Source: The Tiger's Roar)(Source: The Tiger's Roar)

    Officers with the Savannah State Police are on the scene at University Commons Apartments after receiving reports of a shooting. 

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    Officers with the Savannah State Police are on the scene at University Commons Apartments after receiving reports of a shooting. 

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  • GBI called to investigate officer-involved shooting in Atlanta

    GBI called to investigate officer-involved shooting in Atlanta

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:04 PM EST2018-02-25 03:04:50 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:10 PM EST2018-02-25 03:10:18 GMT
    (Source: WGCL)(Source: WGCL)
    (Source: WGCL)(Source: WGCL)

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called to investigate an officer-involved shooting in Atlanta.

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    The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called to investigate an officer-involved shooting in Atlanta.

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  • Leesburg Police Chief honored by motorcycle fundraiser ride

    Leesburg Police Chief honored by motorcycle fundraiser ride

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:07 PM EST2018-02-25 03:07:32 GMT
    Motorcyclists start their more than 100 mile ride across South Georgia (Source: WALB)Motorcyclists start their more than 100 mile ride across South Georgia (Source: WALB)
    Motorcyclists start their more than 100 mile ride across South Georgia (Source: WALB)Motorcyclists start their more than 100 mile ride across South Georgia (Source: WALB)

    A South Georgia community is helping one of its leaders fight the battle of a lifetime. Leesburg Police Chief Charles Moore is fighting cancer.

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    A South Georgia community is helping one of its leaders fight the battle of a lifetime. Leesburg Police Chief Charles Moore is fighting cancer.

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  • International Trade & Convention center hosts Savannah Comic-Con

    International Trade & Convention center hosts Savannah Comic-Con

    Saturday, February 24 2018 9:49 PM EST2018-02-25 02:49:36 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    Savannah held its first ever Comic-Con on Saturday, allowing fans to come out and talk about their favorite comic books, movies, and television shows, all while interacting with some of the great minds that have created some of their favorite works. 

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    Savannah held its first ever Comic-Con on Saturday, allowing fans to come out and talk about their favorite comic books, movies, and television shows, all while interacting with some of the great minds that have created some of their favorite works. 

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  • Traffic pacing along I-16 to last through Sunday

    Traffic pacing along I-16 to last through Sunday

    Saturday, February 24 2018 9:46 PM EST2018-02-25 02:46:02 GMT
    A three-vehclce accident is causing backup on I-95 southbound in Liberty County. (Source: Raycom Media)A three-vehclce accident is causing backup on I-95 southbound in Liberty County. (Source: Raycom Media)
    Law enforcement will continue to pace traffic along eastbound Interstate 16 through Sunday as they work to control the flow of cars coming into the city.  Traffic pacing typically involves police or deputies using their cruisers to slow, or completely stop the flow of traffic. Reasons for this practice usually range from construction projects along the interstate, or just to control the speed at which people are driving along the interstate.  Officials have been ...More >>
    Law enforcement will continue to pace traffic along eastbound Interstate 16 through Sunday as they work to control the flow of cars coming into the city.  Traffic pacing typically involves police or deputies using their cruisers to slow, or completely stop the flow of traffic. Reasons for this practice usually range from construction projects along the interstate, or just to control the speed at which people are driving along the interstate.  Officials have been ...More >>
  • Free zumba class promotes heart health

    Free zumba class promotes heart health

    Saturday, February 24 2018 9:29 PM EST2018-02-25 02:29:51 GMT
    Dancers dance to Zumba (Source: WALB)Dancers dance to Zumba (Source: WALB)
    Dancers dance to Zumba (Source: WALB)Dancers dance to Zumba (Source: WALB)

    More than 100 Dougherty County residents got their groove on to support heart health today! Phoebe hosted a free Zumba dance workshop at Albany State University. 

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    More than 100 Dougherty County residents got their groove on to support heart health today! Phoebe hosted a free Zumba dance workshop at Albany State University. 

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  • Albany commissioner's town hall draws largest crowd ever

    Albany commissioner's town hall draws largest crowd ever

    Saturday, February 24 2018 9:28 PM EST2018-02-25 02:28:09 GMT
    Albany homes that could take advantage of the federal funding (Source: WALB)Albany homes that could take advantage of the federal funding (Source: WALB)
    Albany homes that could take advantage of the federal funding (Source: WALB)Albany homes that could take advantage of the federal funding (Source: WALB)

    More than 100 people in Albany showed up to learn how they can get help for necessary home repairs. 

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    More than 100 people in Albany showed up to learn how they can get help for necessary home repairs. 

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  • Bill that would have cut millions of dollars from schools revised in Clayton County

    Bill that would have cut millions of dollars from schools revised in Clayton County

    Saturday, February 24 2018 8:09 PM EST2018-02-25 01:09:35 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 8:09 PM EST2018-02-25 01:09:35 GMT

    A controversial bill that would've diverted fuel tax revenue from Clayton County -- thus cutting millions of dollars to local schools -- has been revised. 

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    A controversial bill that would've diverted fuel tax revenue from Clayton County -- thus cutting millions of dollars to local schools -- has been revised. 

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  • WEATHER

    Rain to return to Atlanta Sunday

    Rain to return to Atlanta Sunday

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:33 PM EST2018-02-24 23:33:19 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 7:54 PM EST2018-02-25 00:54:05 GMT
    (Source: WGCL)(Source: WGCL)

    After an unusual stretch of very warm and dry days in Atlanta, expect rain to end your weekend.

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    After an unusual stretch of very warm and dry days in Atlanta, expect rain to end your weekend.

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  • Warm weather pattern continues through weekend

    Warm weather pattern continues through weekend

    Saturday, February 24 2018 9:59 AM EST2018-02-24 14:59:03 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Unseasonably warm high pressure will prevail into Saturday night. A cold front will approach the region late Sunday, then move through Monday night. High pressure is then expected until a warm front moves through Wednesday or Wednesday night, followed by another cold front late next week. 

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    Unseasonably warm high pressure will prevail into Saturday night. A cold front will approach the region late Sunday, then move through Monday night. High pressure is then expected until a warm front moves through Wednesday or Wednesday night, followed by another cold front late next week. 

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  • Feathered Friends Forever rescuing over 1400 birds

    Feathered Friends Forever rescuing over 1400 birds

    Saturday, February 24 2018 7:27 PM EST2018-02-25 00:27:56 GMT

    A Harlem-based bird rescue is spreading love to all of their feathery friends for National Love Your Pet Day. Two birds were left outside the bird rescue in freezing temperatures, but were found just in time. Founded by owner Ron Johnson to give back and rescue birds in need of refuge, Feathered Friends Forever, takes extra care and pride in tending to their birds.

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    A Harlem-based bird rescue is spreading love to all of their feathery friends for National Love Your Pet Day. Two birds were left outside the bird rescue in freezing temperatures, but were found just in time. Founded by owner Ron Johnson to give back and rescue birds in need of refuge, Feathered Friends Forever, takes extra care and pride in tending to their birds.

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  • GA NASCAR drivers race for the win at the Atlanta Motor Speedway

    GA NASCAR drivers race for the win at the Atlanta Motor Speedway

    Saturday, February 24 2018 7:23 PM EST2018-02-25 00:23:42 GMT
    David Ragan takes a few laps during practice at his home track. (Source: WALB)David Ragan takes a few laps during practice at his home track. (Source: WALB)

    NASCAR is at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend and two Georgia drivers will be fighting for the checkered flag. 

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    NASCAR is at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend and two Georgia drivers will be fighting for the checkered flag. 

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  • Students horizons broaden at Johnson High's Megagenesis XII

    Students horizons broaden at Johnson High's Megagenesis XII

    Saturday, February 24 2018 7:23 PM EST2018-02-25 00:23:18 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    Megagenesis 12 was held at Johnson High School on Saturday, inviting middle and high school students to come and learn about future educational opportunities. The free program also included career workshops, motivational speakers, and even a talent show. All of this is meant to encourage young people in the area to set goals early so they have a better chance to succeed. 

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    Megagenesis 12 was held at Johnson High School on Saturday, inviting middle and high school students to come and learn about future educational opportunities. The free program also included career workshops, motivational speakers, and even a talent show. All of this is meant to encourage young people in the area to set goals early so they have a better chance to succeed. 

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  • Annual Statesboro chocolate run raises thousands for charity

    Annual Statesboro chocolate run raises thousands for charity

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:52 PM EST2018-02-24 23:52:34 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    700 runners and walkers registered for the sixth annual Chocolate Run. The 5k and 10k races benefit Open Hearts Community Mission, which opened last fall. Leaders say the race shows the grass roots support they see and residents say its changing lives.

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    700 runners and walkers registered for the sixth annual Chocolate Run. The 5k and 10k races benefit Open Hearts Community Mission, which opened last fall. Leaders say the race shows the grass roots support they see and residents say its changing lives.

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  • Sickle cell organization needs volunteers to help patients

    Sickle cell organization needs volunteers to help patients

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:45 PM EST2018-02-24 23:45:22 GMT
    (Source: WTVM)(Source: WTVM)
    (Source: WTVM)(Source: WTVM)

    Sickle cell disease affects approximately 100,000 people in the United States, with it being more prevalent in African-Americans and Hispanics.

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    Sickle cell disease affects approximately 100,000 people in the United States, with it being more prevalent in African-Americans and Hispanics.

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  • MCSB member and State Representative organize college fair

    MCSB member and State Representative organize college fair

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:42 PM EST2018-02-24 23:42:48 GMT
    (Source: WTVM)(Source: WTVM)
    (Source: WTVM)(Source: WTVM)

    Carver High School students got a chance to shop around for a future school today.

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    Carver High School students got a chance to shop around for a future school today.

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  • Body found in pond in Gwinnett County

    Body found in pond in Gwinnett County

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:07 PM EST2018-02-24 23:07:01 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:41 PM EST2018-02-24 23:41:43 GMT
    Source: MGN OnlineSource: MGN Online

    A body was found in a pond near a Gwinnett County apartment complex Saturday.

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    A body was found in a pond near a Gwinnett County apartment complex Saturday.

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  • Jaz-Na Outlaw's family lay her body to rest

    Jaz-Na Outlaw's family lay her body to rest

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:33 PM EST2018-02-24 23:33:12 GMT

    Family and friends laid Jaz-Na Outlaw's body to rest today during her funeral at Kinsey and Walton Funeral Home on Peach Orchard Road. You can see that the parking lot was filled with members of the family and those who knew Jazna to offer their love and support.

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    Family and friends laid Jaz-Na Outlaw's body to rest today during her funeral at Kinsey and Walton Funeral Home on Peach Orchard Road. You can see that the parking lot was filled with members of the family and those who knew Jazna to offer their love and support.

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  • Delta Sigma Theta sorority celebrates 105th anniversary

    Delta Sigma Theta sorority celebrates 105th anniversary

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:30 PM EST2018-02-24 23:30:58 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)
    Delta Sigma Theta sorority celebrated their founders day right here in Savannah, with the local chapter hosting a luncheon on Saturday morning. The sorority celebrated their 105TH year, so they brought in someone special to speak at the brunch. Daphne Maxwell Reid played Aunt Vivian on Fresh Prince of Bel Air and she told us what Delta stands for to her. "Scholarship and service," said Daphne Maxwell Reid. "We are very much a service-oriented group...More >>
    Delta Sigma Theta sorority celebrated their founders day right here in Savannah, with the local chapter hosting a luncheon on Saturday morning. The sorority celebrated their 105TH year, so they brought in someone special to speak at the brunch. Daphne Maxwell Reid played Aunt Vivian on Fresh Prince of Bel Air and she told us what Delta stands for to her. "Scholarship and service," said Daphne Maxwell Reid. "We are very much a service-oriented group...More >>
  • Women empowerment event held at Belair Conference Center

    Women empowerment event held at Belair Conference Center

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:27 PM EST2018-02-24 23:27:45 GMT

    A women empowerment event was held today at the Belair Conference center to bring together women from all over the CSRA. The event focused on empowering women in all areas of their life.

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    A women empowerment event was held today at the Belair Conference center to bring together women from all over the CSRA. The event focused on empowering women in all areas of their life.

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  • House of Heroes teams with local organizations to repair homes

    House of Heroes teams with local organizations to repair homes

    Saturday, February 24 2018 5:52 PM EST2018-02-24 22:52:17 GMT
    (Source: Jeremy Hayes/WTVM)(Source: Jeremy Hayes/WTVM)
    (Source: Jeremy Hayes/WTVM)(Source: Jeremy Hayes/WTVM)

    The Chattahoochee Valley Chapter of House of Heroes partnered with Veterans of Anthem and Upatoi United Methodist Church today to make home repairs to ‘Be a Hero for a Hero.’

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    The Chattahoochee Valley Chapter of House of Heroes partnered with Veterans of Anthem and Upatoi United Methodist Church today to make home repairs to ‘Be a Hero for a Hero.’

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  • Gwinnett County Sheriff's Department to offer gun safety classes for teachers

    Gwinnett County Sheriff's Department to offer gun safety classes for teachers

    Saturday, February 24 2018 5:34 PM EST2018-02-24 22:34:47 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 5:34 PM EST2018-02-24 22:34:47 GMT
    (Source: WGCL)(Source: WGCL)
    (Source: WGCL)(Source: WGCL)

    In the wake of the Florida school shooting, the Gwinnett County sheriff's department is offering teachers gun safety classes.

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    In the wake of the Florida school shooting, the Gwinnett County sheriff's department is offering teachers gun safety classes.

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  • Museum hosts festival celebrating 100 years of Ft. Benning

    Museum hosts festival celebrating 100 years of Ft. Benning

    Saturday, February 24 2018 5:11 PM EST2018-02-24 22:11:59 GMT
    (Source: WTVM)(Source: WTVM)
    (Source: WTVM)(Source: WTVM)

    Celebrating 100 years of military service and tradition in the Chattahoochee Valley, families across the community spent the day at the National Infantry Museum to celebrate Fort Benning and its impact on American history.

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    Celebrating 100 years of military service and tradition in the Chattahoochee Valley, families across the community spent the day at the National Infantry Museum to celebrate Fort Benning and its impact on American history.

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  • Fort Benning conducts prescribed burns Thursday

    Fort Benning conducts prescribed burns Thursday

    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:32 PM EST2018-02-22 20:32:37 GMT
    (Source: WTVM)(Source: WTVM)
    (Source: WTVM)(Source: WTVM)

    A prescribed burn is taking place at Fort Benning Thursday, Feb. 22. 

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    A prescribed burn is taking place at Fort Benning Thursday, Feb. 22. 

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  • Cook Co. Sheriff's office investigates internet-based threat

    Cook Co. Sheriff's office investigates internet-based threat

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:17 PM EST2018-02-24 21:17:45 GMT
    The Cook County Sheriff's Office is investigating after getting complaints about an internet-based message circulating on several social media. (Source: WALB)The Cook County Sheriff's Office is investigating after getting complaints about an internet-based message circulating on several social media. (Source: WALB)
    The Cook County Sheriff's Office have received numerous complaints in regards to an internet-based message. (Source: WALB)The Cook County Sheriff's Office have received numerous complaints in regards to an internet-based message. (Source: WALB)

    The Cook County Sheriff's Office is investigating after getting complaints about an internet-based message circulating on several social media.

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    The Cook County Sheriff's Office is investigating after getting complaints about an internet-based message circulating on several social media.

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  • Jordan High School hosts annual car show fundraiser

    Jordan High School hosts annual car show fundraiser

    Saturday, February 24 2018 2:23 PM EST2018-02-24 19:23:29 GMT
    (Source: WTVM)(Source: WTVM)
    (Source: WTVM)(Source: WTVM)

    Jordan High School saw near-record numbers for its annual car show Saturday morning.

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    Jordan High School saw near-record numbers for its annual car show Saturday morning.

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  • BB&T releases statement on customers unable to access accounts due to technical issues

    BB&T releases statement on customers unable to access accounts due to technical issues

    Friday, February 23 2018 11:30 AM EST2018-02-23 16:30:27 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 2:07 PM EST2018-02-24 19:07:11 GMT
    Source: MGN OnlineSource: MGN Online

    Customers with accounts at BB&T bank are currently unable to access some of the banking services provided due to an equipment malfunction at one of the company's data centers. 

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    Customers with accounts at BB&T bank are currently unable to access some of the banking services provided due to an equipment malfunction at one of the company's data centers. 

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  • Motorcyclist follows, robs woman in northwest Atlanta

    Motorcyclist follows, robs woman in northwest Atlanta

    Saturday, February 24 2018 1:54 PM EST2018-02-24 18:54:57 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 1:54 PM EST2018-02-24 18:54:57 GMT
    (Source: Atlanta Police Department)(Source: Atlanta Police Department)
    (Source: Atlanta Police Department)(Source: Atlanta Police Department)

    The suspect is described as a black male, possibly in his 30's, and was seen wearing a camouflage jacket, dark pants and riding a blue and white Suzuki GSX-R sport motorcycle.

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    The suspect is described as a black male, possibly in his 30's, and was seen wearing a camouflage jacket, dark pants and riding a blue and white Suzuki GSX-R sport motorcycle.

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  • Youth service day benefits Coastal Pet Rescue

    Youth service day benefits Coastal Pet Rescue

    Saturday, February 24 2018 12:59 PM EST2018-02-24 17:59:41 GMT
    Volunteers help at Coastal Pet Rescue Camp Pawsawhile. Source: WTOCVolunteers help at Coastal Pet Rescue Camp Pawsawhile. Source: WTOC
    Volunteers help at Coastal Pet Rescue Camp Pawsawhile. Source: WTOCVolunteers help at Coastal Pet Rescue Camp Pawsawhile. Source: WTOC

    Dozens of volunteers spent Saturday morning helping clean Coastal Pet Rescue's Camp Pawsawhile.

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    Dozens of volunteers spent Saturday morning helping clean Coastal Pet Rescue's Camp Pawsawhile.

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