The news broke late Tuesday, stunning the college football world: After one season, Tennessee head football coach Lane Kiffin was leaving for USC.
Lee County stays unbeaten against area competition this season when it goes 3-0 against Westover, Americus-Sumter and Dougherty.
After a fall against Monroe last week that sent him to the hospital, Westover's Onochie Ochie still has not been cleared by doctors to return and play.
Westover's boys and girls basketball teams continue to rebound well from their losses last week to city rival Monroe, beating up on Worth County on Tuesday at home.
Flint Riverkeeper executive director will speak in a free program Thursday.Flint Riverkeeper executive director will speak in a free program Thursday.
Movies and music from the decade of decadence will be the lineup at Cotton Hall Saturday.
It was a dark summer night, I was up to my knees in a Southwestern Georgia pond, and I just saw the scariest thing I could imagine.
Georgia Department of Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond will speak at Monday's event.
TUESDAY PREP HOOPS ROUNDUP: Terrell Academy boys lose first game of season, girls win state title rematch against Fullington
The Eagles lose for the first time all season Tuesday, falling to regioin rival Fullington Academy on the road.
The Herald's No. 1 boys team, Monroe, passes the halfway point of its schedule, downing Perry on Tuesday night to remain unbeaten.
In a cooperative effort, the Dougherty County Police Department, Georgia Bureau of Investigation and other agencies seized computers to search for child porn.-Pete Skiba, staff writer
A new three-story hotel in west Albany features 87 rooms, an outdoor swimming pool and an exercise facility.- Ricki Barker, staff writer
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Lee County Sheriff's Office ask for help in finding the killer of a girl found dead 18 years ago.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
The five-county charter school that will serve Baker, Calhoun, Clay, Early and Randolph counties is quickly filling grades.- Ethan Fowler, education writer
World War II pilot Edgar Ross Gatlin Jr. counts himself lucky to have escaped the carnage of war.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
The Albany City Commission votes to keep state Rep. Carol Fullerton on the WG&L board.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
Marion Sweet has previous convictions for aggravated assault, forgery and arson, authorities say.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
The Albany Police Department lauds a class of 30 at its 21st Citizen's Police Academy graduation.-Pete Skiba, staff writer
An independent audit shows that Lee County had an actual surplus of $620,000 during 2008-09.- Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
The Albany Police Department recovers a stolen automobile and takes a man to jail in connection with the theft.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
Civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. would have celebrated his 81st birthday this week.- Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
Red Cross officials are calling for types B-negative and O-negative blood.- Jennifer Maddox-Parks
A Dawson man, wanted on child molestation charges, could be in Randolph County.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
A man who authorities said tried to stab an Albany Police officer in the chest with a knife six-to-seven times as he was being arrested last Summer, has been convicted by a jury, officials say.
Authorities believe that Anthony Bridges of Dawson, who is wanted on multiple counts of child molestation, may be hiding out in Randolph County.