Southwestern Circuit Chief Judge Rucker Smith has been released on bond following his DUI arrest.- Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
There were a total of 15 deaths on Georgia roads during the Memorial Day weekend.Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
A lucky Albany Herald reader will win $1,000 worth of free gas from Homerun Foods to help make summer days a whole lot cooler.- Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
Five or six females are believed to have been involved in an aggravated assault that took place early Tuesday.Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
Dougherty County's local option sales tax fund improved by almost $500,000, officials say.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
Adams Exterminators and Jack Ivey Signs were victimized in two separate criminal damage incidents on Sunday and Monday.Jennifer Maddox Parks & J.D. Sumner
APD responds to at least 60 incidents
Roger Federer is back in the semifinals of the French Open after winning, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 against Gael Monfils in the quarterfinals on Tuesday. He will meet unbeaten Novak Djokovic.
James White fires a 5-under 67 to lead the field and help Georgia Tech take the first round lead in the NCAA Golf national championship, while Deerfield-Windsor's T. J. Mitchell shoots a 2-over to help Georgia forge a two-way tie at fifth.
It's been rumored for weeks that the Thrashers were leaving Georgia for greener pastures in Canada, and Tuesday it happened as Atlanta became the only city to ever lose two NHL teams in the modern era of the league.
Regional artists will display their works at an annual Albany art show and sale.- Carlton Fletcher, metro editor
Crisp County District Attorney Denise Fachini has been chosen to prosecute the case against Municipal Court Judge Willie Weaver, officials say.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
Fletcher joins Ward 2 Commissioner Dorothy Hubbard and businessman Kirk Smith in announcing a campaign for mayor of Albany.- J.D. Sumner, government writer
A suspect was apprehended by APD as he left Jack Ivey Signs.
The American peanut industry has organized the largest campaign in history to get nutritious peanut butter, peanut products and fresh water to the tornado victims.