Dan Sligh and his wife were in their pickup truck on Interstate 5 heading to a camping trip when a bridge before them disappeared in a "big puff of dust."More >>
The trucker was hauling drilling equipment when his load bumped against the steel framework over an Interstate 5 bridge. He looked in his rearview mirror and watched in horror as the span collapsed into the water behind him....More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 7:09 PM EDT2013-05-24 23:09:56 GMT
It is official, Boy Scouts of America must accept all male youth no matter their sexual orientation. On Thursday, more than 60-percent of the Boy Scouts of America's 14-hundred-members voted for theMore >>
It is official, Boy Scouts of America must accept all male youth no matter their sexual orientation.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 7:37 PM EDT2013-05-24 23:37:25 GMT
The City of Hattiesburg is increasing the sewer rates for Petal and some Lamar County customers who use their wastewater lagoon. Petal residents are concerned and voicing their opinions after finding outMore >>
Petal and Hattiesburg residents are voicing their opinions after finding out the City of Hattiesburg is increasing sewer rates. More >>
AMERICUS, GA (WALB) -
Georgia Southwestern's hot start in the Peach Belt Conference ends with a cold second half.
USC Aiken defeats Georgia Southwestern 67-64 at the Storm Dome Thursday.
Jamon Hawkins did score a career high 24 points for the Canes who fall to 6-4 and 2-1 in the Peach Belt.
USC Aiken defeated the Lady Canes 84-51.
In other local college action, Albany State women win at Kentucky State 78-73.
The Rams fall to the Thorobreds 70-54.
In the Gulf South, UAH hits a three-point shot with 2.7 seconds left to deny Valdosta State an upset of the #3 Chargers 79-77.
The Lady Blazers win 54-51.
Darton women go on the road and defeat West Georgia Tech 93-54.
In high school basketball, Sherwood Christian boys beat Randolph-Southern 85-63.