After robbing a group of people, two suspects steal one of the victim's cars and later set it on fire. - Staff reports
Unattended food on stove results in major damage to an apartment. - Terry Lewis, staff writer
Unlike his predecessor Lane Kiffin, new Tennessee coach Derek Dooley doesn't make any outlandish and inane statements during the Volunteers' turn at SEC Media Days on Friday.
Auburn's Gene Chizik and Tennessee's Derek Dooley take a very different stance on agents than the other coaches at SEC Media Days, saying players -- not the schools or the NCAA -- need to first take responsibility for their actions and simply do the right thing.
Signatures required of an independent Lee County Commission candidate are certified by the county Elections Board. - Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
Brewers announcer Bob Uecker was back in the booth Friday after heart surgery.
It's back to the jail for one Albany man. - J.D. Sumner, government writer
Mark Cavendish wins Friday's stage at the Tour de France, but likely will fall short of the title.
Forestry firm's president has guided company into Uruguay and Brazil. - Terry Lewis, staff writer
NASCAR driver Mark Martin, the old man of the circuit, says he isn't sure what his future holds.
SEC MEDIA DAYS: Media votes 'Bama to beat Florida for SEC title (EDITS: includes complete list of predicted order of finish)
The majority of reporters who cover the SEC vote for a rematch this year of last year's SEC title game between the Tide and Gators, with Alabama once again coming out on top.
Albany native and ex-Westover star Aairon Savage is beyond ready to play for Auburn again after missing the past two years due to injury.
American tennis star Andy Roddick and former Georgia star John Isner are on a crash course for the ATP finals in Atlanta.
Albany police respond to at least 31 incidents.- Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
Coats officials were among the guests invited to the 2009 Georgia Quail Hunt, officials say.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
The ousted agriculture official says she needs time to process what's happened and decide what to do next.- Brent Kallestad & Merrill Hartson, The Associated Press
Roughly 200 Marines participated in a recent field meet at an area Marine base.- Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
The Stop the Violence campaign kicks off with an art workshop sponsored by Darton College.- Haley Frakes, Herald intern
Mike Keown is challenging longtime U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Veteran reporter-commentator Daniel Schorr, whose hard-hitting reporting for CBS got him on President Richard Nixon's notorious "enemies list" in the 1970s, has died. He was 93.
Albany, Ga. -- A man already charged with trafficking marijuana in Spalding County less than a year ago literally dropped a bag of pot when drug agents raided his Station Crossing apartment Thursday night, officials say.
About 50 Boys Scouts from Southwest georgia are on their way to Washington, D.C., and Virginia for the adventure of a lifetime -- participating in the centennial National Jamboree.
Two armed gunmen rob a woman in her car late Thursday night, steal the vehicle and burn it, police say.
Jennifer Parks, staff writer
Heritage Financial Group, the Albany mid-tier holding company for HeritageBank of the South, today announced that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 9 cents per share.
Coats North America is consolidating its North American distribution centers into a single facility in Albany. The company's CEO, Paul Forman, was in Albany this morning to officially open the new 400,000-square-foot facility.
J.D.Sumner, government reporter