An Albany resident died after driving off the road and flipping her car just before 8 a.m. today, troopers say.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
It would be difficult to imagine anybody-including those steadfastly opposed to pari-mutuel betting-coming to the Keeneland race course and not experiencing a surge in emotions. Gentle excitement permeates, and the mood is forever festive.
Last month, a Dougherty County man was killed by numerous bee stings after accidently disturbing a hive while operating a bulldozer. The Georgia Department of Agriculture has determined through entomological testing that the bees in question were an Africanized strain of honeybee -- the first such bees in Georgia.
I come from a long line of know-it-alls. Honestly, on both sides of my family, we can pretty much tell you anything you need to know for we know it all. Or so we believe.
In a race that appears to have been settled during the early morning hours, U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop may be headed to Washington for another term.
With 100 percent of the vote counted, Dougherty voters approve SPLOST VI.J.D. Sumner, government writer
The position of Georgia's top prosecutor is being vacated by Democrat Thurbert Baker.Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
In Dougherty and Lee County elections, three challengers were unable to unseat incumbents.Ricki Barker, staff writer
County Commissioner Christopher Pike says the crime picture being painted of Albany is "unrealistic."- Terry Lewis, staff writer
Leesburg's City Council adopts a sign ordinance only slightly different than the one recently approved by the Lee County Commission.
Albany police respond to at least 34 incidents.- Pete Skiba, staff writer
A forum on the saggy pants ordinance has been set for 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Albany Law Enforcement Center.
The woman charged with driving under the influence in connection with the crash is out on bail.
Incumbent Democrat Winfred Dukes held a big lead over challenger Karen Kemp in their House District 150 race.- Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
The Braves cut loose Rick Ankiel and Kyle Farnsworth on Tuesday, but say Alex Gonzalez is welcome back, while the Brewers hire a new manager.
After a South Florida TV station snapped a picture of UGA defensive coordinator Todd Grantham gesturing to Florida's Chas Henry before his game-winning kick last week on the sideline not to choke, the Bulldogs apologize to Florida on Tuesday.
The Hawks are the East's only undefeated team after defeating the Cavaliers on Tuesday.
After initially admitting he never used steroids, then admitting later that he did, Floyd Landis' troubles continue as he's charged with computer hacking.
After Minnesota's sudden move to cut one of the NFL's top receivers, the Randy Moss sweepstakes begin, but are there any takers?
U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop, who was trailing by as many as 13,600 votes earlier tonight, has taken the lead in his campaign for a 10th term as Georgia's District 2 congressman.
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Between early voting and the 22 percent who have gone to the polls by mid-afternoon today, Dougherty County's election turnout is already in the 35-36 percent range.J.D. Sumner
None of the Albany Hospitals would agree to be the PPO for Blue Cross/Blue Shield's Medicare Advantage Plan, city officials say.