Grason Passmore is a Multimedia Journalist at WALB. She joined the team in May 2018. Grason is a Georgia native and calls the South home. She graduated from the University of Georgia with a major in journalism and a minor in French. Grason lived in France for a semester, studying at a French University. Grason interned at WJBF in Augusta, where she first fell in love with visual storytelling. She also worked as an MMJ at the university television station, Grady Newsource. Grason loves meeting new people and she can't wait to explore South Georgia. Feel free to contact her with any story ideas you have.
The Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport said an unknown amount of sewage discharged into the Flint River. The Flint Riverkeeper's Office is worried a sewage spill in Atlanta may be a part of a larger problem.
Tonight, the land bank was able to get four acres of land from owners who didn't want it anymore. The land sits right behind Putney Park and has a tax value of $136,000 that can now benefit the county.
If you live in Albany, your power will not be shut off when the heat index is above 100 degrees. The Service Department Supervisor, Mitchell Sellar, said this is especially important for the elderly and kids.