Taking it to the next level (UPDATES: fixes spelling of McCalvin's last name; reflects season opener rained out)
Lee County High School's baseball team is a traditional state power, but has yet to hoist a state championship trophy, although coach Rob Williams' team appears to once again have the talent to contend again.
The annual competition motivates Southwest Georgia students to explore the world of engineering.
Proceeds from the 8th annual event will benefit the Lee County Elementary School Parent-Teacher Organization.
Several Southwest Georgia authors will be on hand Sunday afternoon.
Philadelphia University men's basketball coach Herb Magee will pass Bobby Knight to become the all-time winningest college coach with another victory.
The game's easiest shot can also be its most vexing.
The United States has won 25 medals, matching the high for any previous total at a Winter Olympics not held in this country.
Sherwood Christian star running back Dontavious Brown continues his football career by signing with Austin Peay State on Monday.
South Georgia Tech women's basketball coach Brandan Harrell and ex-Americus-Sumter star Deatric Smith receive the NJCAA Region XVII's top honors.
What many refer to as the big dance, otherwise known as the state basketball tournament, begins later this week, but Westover and Monroe don't know their first-round opponents as of Monday.
Westover's boys are back atop The Herald's Top 5, and the Mitchell County girls are now in the top five as well.
Tyler Hutchins and Thomas Timmons combine to throw a no-hitter while the Bearcats beat Liberty County, 3-1.
Lee County sophomore Jess Posey has one brother, Buster, in the major leagues and another, Jack, playing for Florida State. Jess feels comfortable with the pressure.
Rather than the usual 20 days, the Dougherty School System Personnel Committee recommends posting a new human resources position for half that time.- Ethan Fowler, metro editor
After shooting one of the victims, police say the suspect fled the scene on foot.-Ricki Barker, staff writer
Larry Bays appeared to have died from a coronary arrest, his brother said.Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
A Lee County woman is arrested for leaving her two young sons in a vehicle at Wal-Mart
Two county construction projects -- its EMS headquarters and Public Works building -- have been halted until commissioners decide on a bidding process.-J.D. Sumner, goverment writer
Financial strains for the utility may have been worse than first stated, officials say.
A three-page complaint from code enforcement is revealed to the city commission.J.D. Sumner, government writer
Dougherty County's police chief says the Internet has become a danger for children.
Marie Harper Wright, 51, has not been seen since Friday night.
Former Albany Mayor Larry Bays passed away today. He was 60.
Jody Bays, his brother, said it appeared he had suffered a coronary this morning in his bed. Jody Bays said the family is not releasing a statement at this time.
-- Jennifer Parks, staff writer