Novak Djokovic in how four wins away from tying John McEnroe's open-era record of 42 straight wins on the men's tour, and one away from breaking it.
With Tiger Woods almost completely out of the picture these days, a new star in U.S. men's golf is needed --- but former University of Georgia golfer and rising PGA Tour player Bubba Watson isn't sure he wants it to be him.
The GISA Class A state championship series between Westwood and Crisp Academy begins Thursday at 1 p.m. in Cordele, while Deerfield's Class AAA title series against Westfield will start Friday at 5:30 p.m. in Perry.
The Downtown Farm Market, which opened in recent weeks, became the victim of a break-in over the weekend.Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
Authorities are still seeking information regarding a pair of shootings that took place Saturday evening.Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
Victor Green, Jimmy Hightower, Alton Shell, Kent Hill, Chan Gailey and Dan Reeves become the first members of the newly founded Americus-Sumter County High School Athletic Hall of Fame that was inducted Saturday night at GSW.
According to EMS officials, rates are lower in Dougherty County than nine other area ambulance services.J.D. Sumner, government writer
There is a quote by the poet Alexander Pope that says, "A man should never be ashamed to own when he has been in the wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that he is wiser today than he was yesterday."
DEAR DR. GOTT: I have read that drinking the appropriate amount of water each day is good for my health.
If a planned 3 percent salary increase is approved, Lee County employees' pay will have jumped 18 percent over the last four years.- Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
When lap and shoulder belts are used properly, the risk of fatal injury to front-seat passengers is reduced by 45 percent, officials say.- Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
Georgia head football coach Mark Richt and UGA director of operations for men's basketball, Kent Davison, will be the guest speakers at tonight's "UGA Day" at Doublegate Country Club that's being put on by the Albany Bulldog Club and the UGA Alumni Association.
Albany State University hosted a public hearing Monday with the General Assembly's Joint Committee on reapportionment.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
Willie Weaver is a former member of the Dougherty County School Board and currently owns a law firm in Albany.- Staff Reports
I can hardly believe it. 65 days until my adventure comes to an end. Wow. I've been here for over 7 1/2 months and it does not even feel like it. However, at the same time, when I think back to my first few days in Spain, it feels like a year!
The executive director's resignation is effective at the end of the year.- Terry Lewis, staff writer
A local artist is expanding his sphere of creativity to include fashion accessories to go with his unique sculptures.