A while back, a transplanted Yankee sat down beside me at a luncheon and proceeded to explain what had compelled her to uproot herself from generations of Northern influence and move South.
July 1 often brings a host of new laws that become effective in Georgia. As your sheriff, I am asked about these new laws daily.I wanted to take this opportunity to share some information about the laws that I am asked about most often. Those are the laws about texting and driving, about seatbelts in pickup trucks, and the new gun laws.
Buster Posey goes 1 for 3 in 6-1 win against Brewers
This year's World Series of Poker expects more entries since it's not on the July 4 weekend.
The Texas Rangers will hold an auction nex week to sell the team
Castor Semenya, who was on an 11-month layoff for gender tests is cleared to return to track.
The beginning of the season was filled with uncertainty, but the end of it looks bright for the Panthers.
The owner of a Mexican restaurant says the business is expected to open its doors in the next three weeks.- Ricki Barker, staff writer
A Westover teacher gives the DCSS notice that he plans to sue it after his pay was allegedly reduced while serving his country.- Ethan Fowler, education writer
Local candidates will respond to questions Thursday at the Welcome Center in downtown Albany.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
David Ralston stumps for Republican candidates at a meeting with South Georgia business leaders.- Terry Lewis, staff writer
An Albany credit card-like program has controls in place to thwart unauthorized purchases.J.D. Sumner, government writer
APD responds to at least 47 incidents
Lee County officials must start the search for a new county administrator to replace Alan Ours.- Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
A review of occupational tax certificates was initiated following reconciliation of city lists in April.J.D. Sumner, government writer
Lance Armstrong has a long day in the third stage of the Tour de France
The Netherlands advances to its first World Cup final in 30 years by beating Uruaguay, 3-2, Tuesday
Lee County Administrator Alan Ours says taking the county administrator's job in Glynn County is a "bittersweet" decision after serving four years in Lee.
Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
APD reports that a person of interest has been identified in the shooting of Walter Phelps.