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ALBANY These are the 10 most viewed stories on albanyherald.com for the week of August 3-10, 2012.
ALBANY, Ga. — Greater Second Mount Olive Baptist Church Pastor Lorenzo Heard submitted petitions Monday to the Dougherty County Board of Elections in an attempt to qualify to run as an independent in the at-large School Board race in November against Democratic nominee Lane Price.
CLIMAX, Ga. A tiny Southwest Georgia town now has the designation of having one of the most unfortunate names in the nation, according to a recent survey.
Click here to read the Squawk of the Day for August 8.
ALBANY, Ga. — Just last week, Lane Price was celebrating her victory over incumbent Anita Williams-Brown for the Dougherty School Board at-large seat.
Herald Metro Editor and Columnist Carlton Fletcher opines on the Dougherty County School Board At-Large election and its subsequent challenge.
Click here to read the Squawk of the Day for August 6.
Click here to read the Squawk of the Day for August 9.
ALBANY, Ga. — Another Dougherty County School Board race just got a little more interesting. The Albany Herald has learned that Terrance Wilson, the Jordan's Crossing leasing director for Greater 2nd Mt. Olive Baptist Church, is attempting to qualify to run as an independent in the School Board District 3 race against Democrat Velvet Riggins.
Click here to read the Squawk of the Day for August 7.
ALBANY, Ga. — A former Regions Bank employee has been arrested on theft charges after allegedly stealing $30,000 from the bank account of an elderly customer, police officials say.