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  • West Point Police Department Overnight Update

    West Point Police Department Overnight Update

    West Point Police Department Overnight Update

    Thursday, April 24 2014 9:20 AM EDT2014-04-24 13:20:04 GMT
    West Point Police Department 04/24/2014 Arrests: · Shantoria Michelle Walker, 27 of Lanett, AL was arrested for driving without a valid license—misdemeanor. · Charles Louis Trammell, 65 of Lanett, AL was arrested for disorderly conduct. · Mercedes Quartez McQueen, 23 of West Point, GA was arrested for probation violation. · Heather Alexandra Smith, 24 of Atlanta, GA was arrested for possession of marijuana less than 1oz. · Shelly Lee Bassett, 39 of Valley, AL was arrested for driving whil...More >>
    West Point Police Department 04/24/2014 Arrests: · Shantoria Michelle Walker, 27 of Lanett, AL was arrested for driving without a valid license—misdemeanor. · Charles Louis Trammell, 65 of Lanett, AL was arrested for disorderly conduct. · Mercedes Quartez McQueen, 23 of West Point, GA was arrested for probation violation. · Heather Alexandra Smith, 24 of Atlanta, GA was arrested for possession of marijuana less than 1oz. · Shelly Lee Bassett, 39 of Valley, AL was arrested for driving whil...More >>
  • Tonight On WLTZ NBC-38

    Tonight On WLTZ NBC-38

    Thursday, April 24 2014 8:17 AM EDT2014-04-24 12:17:37 GMT
    Tonight, First Lady Michelle Obama and Megan Mullally guest stars on the special one-hour Parks and Recreation Season Finale....More >>
    Tonight, First Lady Michelle Obama and Megan Mullally guest stars on the special one-hour Parks and Recreation Season Finale....More >>
  • Columbus’ unemployment rate declines to 7.6 percent in March

    Columbus’ unemployment rate declines to 7.6 percent in March

    Thursday, April 24 2014 6:10 AM EDT2014-04-24 10:10:24 GMT
    The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that Metro Columbus’ unemployment rate decreased to 7.6 percent in March, down one-tenth of a percentage point from 7.7 percent in February.More >>
    The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that Metro Columbus’ unemployment rate decreased to 7.6 percent in March, down one-tenth of a percentage point from 7.7 percent in February.
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  • Senior found guilty of 2012 murder

    Senior found guilty of 2012 murder

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:08 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:08:12 GMT
    By Natalie FultzCOLUMBUS - Charles Willis III was sitting in his car, stopped at a corner of Lawyers Lane and Seventh Street, exchanging words with Oscar James Senior. Seconds later he was fatally shot by Senior. Today, a jury spent less than 45 minutes to find Senior guilty and only a matter of minutes for Judge Maureen Gottfried to decide the future for Senior.Her decision? Life without parole. "Mr. Senior had a long criminal history. He was a dangerous person," Don Kelly, assistant distric...More >>
    By Natalie FultzCOLUMBUS - Charles Willis III was sitting in his car, stopped at a corner of Lawyers Lane and Seventh Street, exchanging words with Oscar James Senior. Seconds later he was fatally shot by Senior. Today, a jury spent less than 45 minutes to find Senior guilty and only a matter of minutes for Judge Maureen Gottfried to decide the future for Senior.Her decision? Life without parole. "Mr. Senior had a long criminal history. He was a dangerous person," Don Kelly, assistant distric...More >>
  • Georgia: Guns everywhere

    Georgia: Guns everywhere

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:00:41 GMT
    On Wednesday in Georgia a law was enacted that says it is okay for Georgia's citizens to carry a gun into public places that, until now were taboo including bars, schools, and even churches.More >>
    On Wednesday in Georgia a law was enacted that says it is okay for Georgia's citizens to carry a gun into public places that, until now were taboo including bars, schools, and even churches. More >>
  • Deal signs bill underscoring Second Amendment rights

    Deal signs bill underscoring Second Amendment rights

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:29:25 GMT
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    Governor: Legislation will protect rights of licensed concealed carry permit holders.More >>
    Governor: Legislation will protect rights of licensed concealed carry permit holders.More >>
  • Tonight On WLTZ NBC-38

    Tonight On WLTZ NBC-38

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:20 AM EDT2014-04-23 12:20:54 GMT
    • Tonight starts with back-to-back episodes of Law Order: SVU...More >>
    • Tonight starts with back-to-back episodes of Law Order: SVU...
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  • Oscar Senior murder trial continues

    Oscar Senior murder trial continues

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:47:23 GMT
    Nearly six months after the murder of Charles Willis III, the man suspected of killing Willis, Oscar James Senior, was arrested.During today's proceedings, it was revealed police received a call a few days later saying a gun had been found in a bush around the corner from where Senior was taken into custody.The caller also mentioned that Senior had been seen in the neighborhood days prior. The district attorney's office believed this was the murder weapon. But after sending it off to be teste...More >>
    Nearly six months after the murder of Charles Willis III, the man suspected of killing Willis, Oscar James Senior, was arrested.During today's proceedings, it was revealed police received a call a few days later saying a gun had been found in a bush around the corner from where Senior was taken into custody.The caller also mentioned that Senior had been seen in the neighborhood days prior. The district attorney's office believed this was the murder weapon. But after sending it off to be teste...More >>
  • Tonight On WLTZ NBC-38

    Tonight On WLTZ NBC-38

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:39 AM EDT2014-04-22 14:39:16 GMT

    • Tonight, America’s votes are revealed and the Twitter Instant Save is back when The Voice Live Eliminations begin....


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    • Tonight, America’s votes are revealed and the Twitter Instant Save is back when The Voice Live Eliminations begin....


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  • Changing Oil, Changing Lives Event Set For Wednesday

    Changing Oil, Changing Lives Event Set For Wednesday

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:59:55 GMT
    All three Columbus-area Epperly Tire locations will continue their Changing Oil Changing Lives event by donating 100% of the oil change proceeds to Scott’s Ride for Miracles.More >>
    All three Columbus-area Epperly Tire locations will continue their Changing Oil Changing Lives event by donating 100% of the oil change proceeds to Scott’s Ride for Miracles.
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  • Georgia Firm Recalls Chicken Breast Tenders

    Georgia Firm Recalls Chicken Breast Tenders

    Monday, April 21 2014 12:53 PM EDT2014-04-21 16:53:45 GMT
     Prime Pak Foods, a Gainesville, Ga., establishment, is recalling approximately 24,000 pounds of fully cooked breaded chicken breast products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens.More >>
     Prime Pak Foods, a Gainesville, Ga., establishment, is recalling approximately 24,000 pounds of fully cooked breaded chicken breast products due to misbranding and undeclared allergens.More >>
  • Voter Registration Deadline Approaching for the May 20th Primary Election

    Voter Registration Deadline Approaching for the May 20th Primary Election

    Monday, April 21 2014 12:46 PM EDT2014-04-21 16:46:46 GMT
    Secretary of State Kemp Reminds Georgians of April 21 Voter Registration Deadline for the May 20th Primary ElectionMore >>
    Secretary of State Kemp Reminds Georgians of April 21 Voter Registration Deadline for the May 20th Primary ElectionMore >>
  • Tonight On WLTZ NBC-38

    Tonight On WLTZ NBC-38

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:12 AM EDT2014-04-21 14:12:23 GMT
    • Tonight, the Top 12 perform for your votes as The Voice Live Shows begin, followed by a new episode of The Blacklist. Later, after WLTZ First News Alabama, Brian Williams and Christina Hendricks stop by on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and Late Night with Seth Meyers has Senator John McCain.More >>
    • Tonight, the Top 12 perform for your votes as The Voice Live Shows begin, followed by a new episode of The Blacklist. Later, after WLTZ First News Alabama, Brian Williams and Christina Hendricks stop by on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and Late Night with Seth Meyers has Senator John McCain.More >>
  • West Point Police Department Overnight Update

    West Point Police Department Overnight Update

    West Point Police Department Overnight Update

    Monday, April 21 2014 8:29 AM EDT2014-04-21 12:29:27 GMT
    West Point Police Department 04/19/2014 - 04/21/2014 Arrests: · Vanessia LaFaye Buckner, 19 of West Point, GA was arrested for battery-FVA-misdemeanor. · Nicholas Stephen Williams, 19 of West Point, GA was arrested for theft by shoplifting—misdemeanor. Incidents: · An incident of criminal damage to property was reported in the area of Poplar Street. This incident is under investigation. · A report of criminal trespass was reported in the area of East 13th Street. This incident is under in...More >>
    West Point Police Department 04/19/2014 - 04/21/2014 Arrests: · Vanessia LaFaye Buckner, 19 of West Point, GA was arrested for battery-FVA-misdemeanor. · Nicholas Stephen Williams, 19 of West Point, GA was arrested for theft by shoplifting—misdemeanor. Incidents: · An incident of criminal damage to property was reported in the area of Poplar Street. This incident is under investigation. · A report of criminal trespass was reported in the area of East 13th Street. This incident is under in...More >>
  • West Point Police Department Overnight Update

    West Point Police Department Overnight Update

    West Point Police Department Overnight Update

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:31 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:31:25 GMT
    West Point Police Department News Release 04/18/2014 Incidents: • An incident of Criminal Trespass and Obstructing or Hindering a Law Enforcement Officer occurred in the 1400 block of East 12th Street.More >>
    An incident of Criminal Trespass and Obstructing or Hindering a Law Enforcement Officer occurred in the 1400 block of East 12th Street. This case is currently under investigation.More >>
  • Tonight on WLTZ-NBC38

    Tonight on WLTZ-NBC38

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:27 AM EDT2014-04-17 12:27:07 GMT
    Tonight begins with the Community Season Finale followed by an all-new Parks and Recreation. Then, it's a new episode of Hollywood Game Night featuring guest stars Wayne Brady, Jaime Pressly, Tara Lipinski,More >>
    Tonight begins with the Community Season Finale followed by an all-new Parks and Recreation. Then, it's a new episode of Hollywood Game Night featuring guest stars Wayne Brady, Jaime Pressly, Tara Lipinski,More >>
  • Governor Deal signs three bills for military

    Governor Deal signs three bills for military

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-04-15 21:47:49 GMT
    By Natalie FultzFORT BENNING - It's a day many in the military have been waiting for...a stamp of approval on three Georgia bills. And, they got it. The first being Senate Bill 320 that allows any courtMore >>
    It's a day many in the military have been waiting for...a stamp of approval on three Georgia bills. And, they got it.More >>
  • Senate Bill 365, good news for ex-offenders

    Senate Bill 365, good news for ex-offenders

    Monday, April 14 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-04-14 22:13:55 GMT
    By Natalie FultzCOLUMBUS - From fast food restaurants to construction work, employment opportunities for ex-offenders are slim to none. "If you have felony, you're supposed to always be stuck on the backMore >>
    From fast food restaurants to construction work, employment opportunities for ex-offenders are slim to none.More >>
  • Tonight on WLTZ-NBC38

    Tonight on WLTZ-NBC38

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:36 AM EDT2014-04-14 12:36:00 GMT
    • Tonight, the contestants from Team Shakira and Team Blake fight for their place in the Top 12 on The Voice, followed by The Blacklist. Later, after WLTZ First News Alabama, Will Smith and U2 stop byMore >>
    • Tonight, the contestants from Team Shakira and Team Blake fight for their place in the Top 12 on The Voice, followed by The Blacklist. Later, after WLTZ First News Alabama, Will Smith and U2 stop byMore >>
  • Tonight on WLTZ-NBC38

    Tonight on WLTZ-NBC38

    Sunday, April 13 2014 8:20 AM EDT2014-04-13 12:20:04 GMT
    Tonight, Dateline NBC is all-new, followed by new episodes of American Dream Builders, Believe, and Crisis.More >>
    Tonight, Dateline NBC is all-new, followed by new episodes of American Dream Builders, Believe, and Crisis.More >>
  • Tonight on WLTZ-NBC38

    Tonight on WLTZ-NBC38

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:17 AM EDT2014-04-12 12:17:01 GMT
    • Tonight, an all-new Dateline Saturday Night Mystery explores the disappearance of Mike Snyder and uncovers a dark secret kept for nearly a decade. Later, Seth Rogen returns to host alongside first-timeMore >>
    • Tonight, an all-new Dateline Saturday Night Mystery explores the disappearance of Mike Snyder and uncovers a dark secret kept for nearly a decade. Later, Seth Rogen returns to host alongside first-timeMore >>
  • Qualls pleads guilty, serves nine years

    Qualls pleads guilty, serves nine years

    Friday, April 11 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-04-11 22:22:09 GMT
    By Natalie FultzCOLUMBUS - It was an emotional scene today in Judge William Rumer's courtroom as he read the sentencing for Clayton Qualls...fifteen years with nine years to serve and six more years onMore >>
    It was an emotional scene today in Judge William Rumer's courtroom as he read the sentencing for Clayton QuallsMore >>
  • Tonight on WLTZ-NBC38

    Tonight on WLTZ-NBC38

    Friday, April 11 2014 8:15 AM EDT2014-04-11 12:15:59 GMT
    • Tonight, after Brian Williams anchors the NBC News Special: 108 Hours: Inside The Hunt For The Boston Marathon Bombers, it's a new episode of Grimm, followed by an all-new Hannibal featuring guest starMore >>
    • Tonight, after Brian Williams anchors the NBC News Special: 108 Hours: Inside The Hunt For The Boston Marathon Bombers, it's a new episode of Grimm, followed by an all-new Hannibal featuring guest starMore >>
  • Aflac Incorporated To Present at The Raymond James 35th Annual Institutional Investors Conference

    Aflac Incorporated To Present at The Raymond James 35th Annual Institutional Investors Conference

    Aflac Incorporated To Present at The Raymond James 35th Annual Institutional Investors Conference

    Tuesday, February 25 2014 8:23 AM EST2014-02-25 13:23:52 GMT
    Aflac Incorporated To Present at The Raymond James 35th Annual Institutional Investors Conference COLUMBUS, Ga., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac Incorporated (NYSE: AFL) announced today that it willMore >>
    Aflac Incorporated To Present at The Raymond James 35th Annual Institutional Investors ConferenceMore >>
  • Locals shocked at Atlanta's 'mess'

    Locals shocked at Atlanta's 'mess'

    Thursday, January 30 2014 6:04 PM EST2014-01-30 23:04:25 GMT
    By Natalie FultzCOLUMBUS- As the weather fades away, the political firestorm is heating up. Critics are asking why Atlanta wasn't prepared for the predicted winter storm and even locals here are shockedMore >>
    As the weather fades away, the political firestorm is heating up. Critics are asking why Atlanta wasn't prepared for the predicted winter storm and even locals here are shocked by what happened.More >>
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