Kim Clijsters can't pull off a second straight feel-good story as she is ousted by might Russian Nadia Petrova in stunning fashion Thursday, 6-0, 6-1.
NASCAR says it's going to let its drivers "mix it up" more this season, possibly paving the way for even crazier races at 200 MPH -- and likely increased viewership.
The Pince Grove sex addicition rehab center takes drastic measures to ensure even more orivacy and security Thursday, even though there still has been no confirmation that Tiger Woods is a patient.
Ashley Houts dishes and Porshia Phillips finishes as the No. 8 Georgia women's basketball team drops No. 3 Tennessee in the final seconds Thursday night in Athens.
I became a fan of V.C. Andrews when I first started reading the "Casteel" series, and I have recently read some of the more recent books published under her name.
Markenon Vangure leads all scorers with 18 points as the Radium Middle School boys basketball team finishes off a perfect season by winning the area junior high title.
Late Thursday night, former Dougherty football coach Charles Flowers tells The Herald he is hoping to become the new coach at Troup County even though he said he was planning to retire when he resigned late last year.
River Pointe Golf Club pro Sonny Skinner wins his fifth PGA Club Pro event in the last five months, capping a stellar week in South Florida on Thursday by winning the PGA Senior-Junior Championship with partner Ricky Smallridge of Auburn.
Herald No. 1 Monroe jumps six spots from No. 9 to No. 3 in the latest Georgia Sportswriters Association poll released Thursday.
In a makeup game Thursday between two schools that had to postpone their openers because they were playing for state titles in football, Deerfield and Terrell Academy play a tight game until the Knights run away toward the end.
The Indians, who have won eight of their last 10 games, are playing a brand of hoops this season that brings a big smile to the face of longtime coach Archie Chatmon.
More than a million servings of peanut butter are on their way to Haiti from the combined efforts of the peanut industry.- Ricki Barker, staff writer
Some areas in the region are reported to have received nearly 10 inches of rain Thursday.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
Dougherty Board of Education Chairman David Maschke covers recent school system developments at a club luncheon.- Ethan Fowler, education writer
Census officials say that 2010 forms should begin arriving in mailboxes around March.- Ricki Barker, staff writer
Officials say census counts indicating 300 homeless in Albany are "drastically undercounted."- J.D. Sumner, government writer
Economic leaders foresee potential growth in Southwest Georgia for 2010.- Jennifer Maddox-Parks, staff writer
About 20 members of an Albany Police Department officer's family live in Haiti.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
The Georgia Peanut Commission says the new year may bring good news to many peanut farmers.- Ricki Barker, staff writer
The Georgia Department of Transportation announced Norfolk-Southern postponed indefinitely a road closure at a Leesburg railroad crossing.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
The second stunner of the Aussie Open happens Wednesday when French Open champ Ana Ivanovic is beaten in the second round.
Emergency management officials say that crews are desperately working to keep roads open and accessible throughout south Georgia as heavy rains continue to sweep through the area.