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Sagging Pants Win in Fight to Pull Them UP

AUGUSTA CITY COUNCIL VOTES AGAINST NO SAGGING LAW

Sagging remains legal on the streets of Augusta, Georgia. A fight in a Georgia town over those ever controversial saggy pants. In Augusta, Georgia  , commissioners were split over a move to force  young men and women to pull up their pants. The vote was two to one. Commissioner Marion Williams,  who sponsored the bill asked his fellow local law…

How I Became One of “Two Chefs Plus a Pan”

DARRELL STOKES SAYS HE REALLY DID NOT PLAN TO BECOME A CHEF, IT HAPPENED

1/2two chefs plus a pan Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2 Having fun doing a skit on The Dee Armstrong Show Show Caption Hide Caption Darrell Stokes, on the right, is half of the duo Two Chefs Plus a Pan. Being a chef was not Darrell Stokes goal in life, it became an obvious end to a journey. You see it…

Rapper Zachariah Ka1ne Wants it to Go Back to it’s Roots

ZACHARIAH KA1NE GAINS NEW FANS IN COLUMBUS, GEORGIA

1/1zach Show Caption Hide Caption Zachariah Ka1ne looks like a typical hard core rapper. He has tattoos all over his body. But that’s about as close as he gets to some of the rap music more conservative audiences are concerned about because of the dark, overtly sexual and often violent content. Ka1ne’s message is that rap should remain a way…

Local Pastor Loses Weight and is Half the Man He Used to be

PASTOR PAT GILBERT'S 140 POUND WEIGHT LOSS

1/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4 Show Caption Hide Caption Associate Pastor Patrick Gilbert is literally half the man he used to be. Patrick Gilbert didn’t have a weight problem as a teen because he was an all around athlete at Hardaway High School in Columbus, Georgia.  He was able…

The Bridge Church to Drop 10,000 Easter Eggs

PASTOR VINCE ALLEN HAS UNIQUE WAY TO SPREAD THE GOSPEL

1/2THE BRIDGE CHURCH 2 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2THE BRIDGE CHURCH Show Caption Hide Caption Pastor Vince Allen, of The Bridge Church, hopes to draw hundreds to his Easter event Saturday morning April 15th at Lake Bottom Park. Most Easter Egg hunts are on the ground. Kids scurry to find the golden egg and anything else that is hidden and…

Scary “Sky Pool” Gives Swimmers an Added Experience

SCARY SKY POOL

Most swimming pools have a deep end but one in Houston has a deep end that looks scary deep. It’s called a “sky pool”. It’s located in Houston’s market square tower. The high-rise luxury apartment complex features the pool which hangs 500 feet above a busy city street The bottom of the floor is clear five and a half inch…

Dee Armstrong Named Co-President of Business Association

GROUP FOCUSES ON HELPING WOMEN GROW THEIR SMALL BUSINESSES

1/3NAWOSB Meeting Chellene Lane, Denise Clayton Bryant, Eleanor Camacho, Micki Sanders, Tammy Baily Fultz Show Caption Hide Caption 2/3NAWOSB Meeting Dee Armstrong and NAWOSB founder Tammy Bailey Fultz Show Caption Hide Caption 3/3NAWOSB Meeting Denise Clayton Bryant, Dee Armstrong, Eleanor Camacho Show Caption Hide Caption  WLTZ TV 38’s morning anchor Dee Armstrong, who also hosts the daily talk show, The…

TAKE a TOUR of the Columbus Water Works

RESIDENTS SAY THE TOUR IS ONE OF THE MOST FASCINATING IN TOWN

1/4 Along Front Avenue on the Chattahoochee Show Caption Hide Caption 2/4At the plant site Show Caption Hide Caption 3/4The Chattahoochee River Show Caption Hide Caption 4/4Award Winning Water Facility Show Caption Hide Caption Summer is approaching and moms and dads are looking for places to take the kids, especially places that don’t wreck the family budget. How about a…

Trending Topics with Mallory Hagan

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Pepsi’s ad starring Kendall Jenner sparked controversy this week. The company released a commercial where Jenner joins a “movement” of people that appear to be protesting. She ultimately approaches a police officer and opens a can of Pepsi, implying that by sharing a Pepsi they problems in the “movement” are resolved. Global criticism ensued. Critics say that this ad minimizes…

Trending Topics with Mallory Hagan

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Tuesday was #NationalHugANewsPersonDay and BOY does the WLTZ Weather Team need a solid squeeze after Wednesday’s weather marathon. Viewers from all over commented on the WLTZ staff’s storm coverage, so reporter, Mallory Hagan, read some of the responses for Thursday’s Trending Topics.   Follow Mallory: Facebook Twitter Instagram