Albany Police Department officials said late this afternoon that they are treating the case of a 9-year-old Albany boy who was missing overnight Tuesday as a missing person case.
Police also said they are discounting a witness' statement that Jyquez Miller was put out of a vehicle in front of his home this morning by a mysterious motorist.
5:20 p.m. Update
-- J.D. Sumner, government reporter
The Tharashers went from red-hot to just plain terrible, losing their ninth game in a row Tuesday, this time to Pittsburgh.
After stepping down at Auburn last year, Tommy Tuberville is a phone call and a contract away from getting back into coaching at Texas Tech.
In a surprise to no one, the NCAA denies Florida State's final appeal for its cheating scandal that would've saved, among other NCAA titles and records, 14 wins for legendary coach Bobby Bowden.
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The Lady Patriots' super scorer Dytiesha Dunson posts the best game of her young career, dropping 31 on Perry on Tuesday night in a win.
While only a junior, Georgia star DB Reshad Jones says he's ready for the NFL, opting Tuesday to declare for the upcoming draft.
Trey Thompkins scores 20 points as the Georgia men's basketball team stuns the Peach State on Tuesday night with a 73-66 thrashing of the No. 20-ranked Yellow Jackets.
Wow what a year! I cannot believe 2009 has come and gone.It seems only yesterday that I was being sworn into office as sheriff of Dougherty County.
Sometimes two old souls can find each other and form a friendship that is anchored in rock solid respect and like thinking.
The Albany Herald's newest sports staff member, Mike Phillips, comes to Southwest Georgia after a 25-year career with The Miami Herald.
The Albany boys basketball team is led by Tyrone Culbreth during Tuesday's win against region foe cook, while the girls come up short by a point.
A physical city rivalry game ends in Monroe's favor vs. Dougherty on Tuesday night as Robert Arnold carries the load in the 40-36 win.
Georgia Tech's super-human offense looks mortal Tuesday night against the staunch defense of Iowa as the Hawkeyes dominate from start to finish to beat the Yellow Jackets, 24-14, in the Orange Bowl.
Lee County School Board members give state Rep. Ed Rynders input for upcoming legislative session.Ethan Fowler, senior writer
A vehicle locator system will track city of Albany public service vehicles.J.D. Sumner, government writer
Joseph Pait was terminated from the Albany Fire Department after pleading guilty to misdemeanor theft in Lee County.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
Funds will support downtown events and pay current expenses, officials say.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
Wheelchair-bound victim explains how he grabbed a handgun from the young suspect.- Jennifer Maddox-Parks, staff writer
Dougherty County Sheriff's Office deputies arrest a man for scamming about $70,000 from DISH Network.Pete Skiba, staff writer
The DCSS Finance Committee recommends approval of new software for the Exceptional Students Program and also talks about preparing for possible snow.Ethan Fowler, senior writer
Albany police arrest three men and a juvenile in connection with related assaults and armed robberies.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
The cold temperatures do not chase homeless into local shelters.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
City officials hope to move forward with the revision of Leesburg's zoning map.Carlton Fletcher, metro editor