Rep. Jay Shaw, of Lakeland, was elected Wednesday to the State Transportation Board by a caucus of state representatives and senators from the 1st Congressional District. He will replace Roy Herrington, whose term ends in April.
As a general rule, I try to walk or jog, around my circular driveway most nights. It's 2/10 of a mile, so it serves as sort of a track.
Art contest celebrates 'Soup'FITZGERALD -- The Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Arts Council is holding an art contest in anticipation of the upcoming Wild Chicken Festival in Fitzgerald.
The road for Danica gets tougher when she makes stop at California and Las Vegas.
Lindsey Vonn, Shaun White and Shani Davis win gold medals during Wednesday's competition in the Winter Olympics.
Just more than three hours down the road at the TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., Tiger Woods will speak Friday for the first time since revelations of infidelity resulted in a stunning fall from grace.
Georgia is unable to complete a season sweep of the 20th-ranked Tennessee Volunteers as the Bulldogs lose, 69-60, in SEC action.
The Albany State women's softball team is swept by Columbus State
Despite having a youthful team, Lee County High School's wrestlers enter this week's state tournament with four athletes having won area.
Forced to look elsewhere for practice sites, the Westover High School wrestling team is welcomed by The Gillionville Baptist Church and the Patriots respond by winning the area.
Georgia football coach Mark Richt is this year's guest for the annual area Fellowship of Christian Athletes dinner at the First Baptist Church of Albany.
Although it was discussed at one point of moving the final of the GHSA Region 1-AAA tournament to Darton to accomodate a large crowd, the final day will be held at Westover.
The Deerfield-Windsor boys basketball team opens its path in the GISA Class AAA tourney today by meeting Weber at FPD.
WEDNESDAY'S PREP HOOPS ROUNDUP: Lady Knights advance at state tourney (UPDATES: corrects start time of Westover 1-AAA semifinal game)
The Deerfield-Windsor girls basketball team rallies from a double-digit halftime deficit and beats Dominion Christian, 37-28, on Wednesday night in the state tourney.
A season that began filled with adversity now has the Sherwood Christian Academy boys basketball team in the state tournament as the region champion.
APD responds to at least 32 incidents.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
A Moultrie man drives away from his attacker after being shot Tuesday.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
The Herald compares classrooms at West Town and Live Oak elementary schools to provide a picture of the Governor's Office of Student Achievement state erasure analysis.- Ethan Fowler, education writer
A three-hour course will cover hands-on first-aid training as well as how to deal with emergencies a pet might encounter.- Cathy Higgins, features writer
Two Albany organizations pitch in to plant 42 trees for Saturday's Arbor Day Tree Planting Celebration.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
Dougherty County voters will decide in November whether to renew a 1 percent sales tax for local government.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
IRS employees will be able to assist individuals with any tax law provisions and questions in addition to preparing and filing taxes at center.-Ricki Barker, staff writer
A history of crime at Brick House Productions comes to light as Albany Police Department officials continue investigation into Sunday's murder.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
Since 1997, Children's Miracle Network supporters have raised more than $2 million to provide specialized equipment and programs.- Jennifer Maddox-Parks, staff writer
There is no preliminary autopsy report and authorities await toxicology results believing a baby suffocated in Lee County.-Pete Skiba, staff writer