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Men Not as Fertile Today

      Researchers are finding men are significantly less fertile than men were just 40 years ago. Researchers analyzed 185 previous studies involving almost 43-thousand men. From 1973 to 2011, both sperm concentration and overall sperm count declined more… continue reading ›

Deal announces launch of Words2Reading website

NEWS RELEASE Gov. Nathan Deal, in conjunction with the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA),  announced on Tuesday the launch of the Words2Reading website, a web tool with curated resources for families, caregivers and teachers to help develop and sharpen… continue reading ›

Murder Suspect Testifies in Court

  A Columbus man accused of murdering his own friend appeared in front of a packed courtroom this morning. Eddie Clayton answering to the murder charge and various traffic citations inside Recorder's Court. Robbie Watson… continue reading ›

A Night of Death in Columbus, Georgia

Columbus Police report three people killed in less than two hours, two from gunshots and one from a deadly cut, in separate, unconnected incidents all reported within a short time span early Saturday morning. One murder suspect is behind bars… continue reading ›


Janice Smarr  mother of fallen police officer Nick Smarr; says she cried the first time she came to visit her son's grave and saw footprints all over it. The surveillance camera photo show a group of teens gathered at officer… continue reading ›

Springer Theater Teachers Practice What They Preach

The Springer Opera House hosts hundreds of children every summer, fall, winter, and spring break via their Springer Theatre Academy young actor training program. Their motto, “Life Skills Through Stage Skills”, is taught enthusiastically to children from various regions –… continue reading ›

WHINSEC Change of Command

There's a new commandant at the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation at Fort Benning. Airborne ranger Colonel Robert Alvaro assumed command of WHINSEC July 19th 2017  in a ceremony in front of hundreds… continue reading ›

Soldier of The Week

A senior NCO with combat experience at Fort Benning has been singled out for special recognition.   Sergeant First Class Aaron Lefeat of Leesville Louisiana has risen through the infantry ranks to most recently serve as the security manager for… continue reading ›

Baby Dies in Hot Car

DeKalb County, GA (WSB) - A mother in Georgia is charged with second degree murder after allegedly leaving her child in car for hours and trying to conceal the crime. Authorities say in June Dijanelle Etta Fowler went to get… continue reading ›

Six Injured in Partial Bar Roof Collapse

Atlanta, GA (WGCL) - Six people were injured after a roof partially collapsed in southwest Atlanta. It happened at Blu Cantina Restaurant and Lounge on Monday night. Officials say dozens of people were inside when about 40% of the roof… continue reading ›

Don't Mess With Those Yellow Jackets

Residents in the Callaway Lakes Subdivision in Albany, Georgia can not walk around their neighborhood without having to worry about getting stund by yellow jackets. Dale Richter , of The Buzz Fuzz , removed a large yellow jacket nest off… continue reading ›

It's Too Hot to be Outside

As temperatures soar across the U-S this week, there are reminders to stay cool. Intense heat can cause anything from a harmless rash to more serious conditions like heat… continue reading ›

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