Category Archives: Around our Area

NEWS: Thomas County Exploring EMS Options, Tropical Storm Cindy Causes Coastal Flooding, Arrest Reports and More

THOMAS CO., GA (WALB) – Thomas County Commissioners said the county is paying nearly triple the amount others do for their ambulance services, and they want to do something about it. CEDARTOWN, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia sheriff says he will reduce the sentences of inmates who stepped in to help a deputy when he collapsed on the job.… Read More »

WEATHER: Tropical System Update (Tues 1:15 pm)

According to the National Weather Service in Tallahassee, the Florida panhandle and southwest Georgia will see significant rainfall associated with the storm system moving through the Gulf of Mexico. From the National Weather Service: Potential Flooding: At this point, the Florida Panhandle is projected to see the heaviest rainfall with 3-6″ expected. Forecast rainfall amounts gradually decrease to… Read More »