While some look forward to saving 7 percent on some purchases today and Saturday, other say it’s too little or too late.
Relative unknown Carl Pettersson finds himself on top of the leaderboard at the PGA Championship after Day 1 following his first-round 66, while Tiger Woods is in contention at 3-under.
2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS --- DAY 13 ROUNDUP: U.S.A.’s Eaton, Hardee finish 1-2 in decathlon; Shields, 17, wins gold medal in women’s boxing Olympic debut
Ashton Eaton earns the moniker of "The World's Greatest Athlete" by winning gold in the Olympic decathlon Thursday in London, while teammate Trey Hardee takes silver.
Here is how some local people are faring.
2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS: Albany’s Taylor gets nod to run for 4x400 team in final after teammate breaks leg
After Angelo Taylor watches his teammate Manteo Mitchell break his leg Thursday in qyalifying, the Albany native replaces him in the 4x400 final today, but not before calling Mitchell a "hero" for still finishing the race.
Jamaica’s Usain Bolt repeats as 200-meter champ Thursday just five days after returning to the top of the podium as the World’s Fastest Man --- becoming the first man to ever win the 100 and 200 in back-to-back Olympics --- while his two teammates win silver and bronze.
One of the most remarkable attributes of humans is our curiosity.
Albany Area Crime Stoppers has five Most Wanted fugitives this week. All fugitives on the Albany Area Crime Stoppers Most Wanted List should be considered armed and dangerous.
Albany police respond to at least 51 incidents
Leo Manzano is the son of an undocumented farmworker from Mexico. Meb Keflezighi and his family fled civil war in Eritrea. Danell Leyva's stepfather defected from Cuba's gymnastics team during a meet in Mexico and swam across the Rio Grande River to reach America.
What does back-to-school season have to do with the recent "contraception rule" from the White House?
Inaccurate information broadcast on TV chops into area metal recycling business, business managers say.
Even though an emergency appeal for blood donations has helped, more donations are still needed to help get through the summer.
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Ada Smith, Albany, died August 8, 2012
Douglas Edward Owens, 50, Pelham, died August 3, 2012
Leola J. Mott, 68, Newton, died August 7, 2012
Willie Lee Stokes, 63, Omega, GA died August 4, 2012
Henry Allen Houston 75, Destin, FL died August 7, 2012
Linda Grace Parker, 66, Putney, died August 8, 2012
Catherine Thornton, 53, died July 31, 2012
Mable Walker, 86, Tifton died August 2, 2012
Harry E. Posey, 86, Sylvester, died August 8, 2012
Annie Severson of Edison, GA died August 8, 2012
Steve Sikes, 67, Ty Ty, died August 9, 2012
Ezra James Sloan, Sr., 61, Albany, died August 01, 2012
Master Kelvin Morris, 7 months old, Albany died August 6, 2012
Mildred Reynolds Pickron, 97, Albany, died August 6, 2012
Clara Thomas Mitchell, 98, Tampa, FL died August 05, 2012
Ruby Mae Crimley, 93, Pelham, died August 4, 2012
Susye Hodge Smith, 94, died August 4, 2012
Claude Morton, 57, Albany, died August 5, 2012
Bobby Wayne Merritt, 51, Rebecca, GA died August 8, 2012
Jean Pipkin Settles, 83, Albany, Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Lucile Reid, 102, Jacksonville, FL, died August 2, 2012
Carolina Washington, 68, Albany, died August 2, 2012
Willie C. "Nute" Thomas, died Thursday, August 2, 2012
Frances DuPriest Park Alford, 97, Sylvester died August 8, 2012
George H. Lutz, Jr., Palm Coast, FL, died August 8, 2012
David K. Elliott, died Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Joyce Ann McDowell, 46, Albany died August 8, 2012
Robert Mays, Leesburg, died August 9, 2012
Bobby Windell Locklear, Sr., 68, Pelham, died August 7, 2012
Kenny Dale Ashby, 49, Baconton, GA died August 7, 2012
Constance Etheridge Dorough, 62, Albany, died August 8, 2012
Hilda Ragan Engram, 98, Dawson, died August 1, 2012
Ruth Richardson Houston, 95, Sylvester died August 8, 2012
Mary Mosley Jones, 68, Albany, died August 3, 2012
Geraldine Benbow Corbett, 70, Albany, died August 3, 2012
Charlie Lee Cecil, Leesburg, died August 9, 2012
Annie Lee Turner Davis, Albany, died August 3, 2012
Alarie Holmes, 82, Newton, died August 9, 2012
Oneita Louise Williams Baker, 64, Albany died August 2, 2012
Bearing all at this resort has a totally different meaning.
Administrative tribunals will be held Friday morning for two more Dougherty County School System teachers named in the governor's CRCT cheating report.
The U.S. men’s basketball team overwhelms Australia in the fourth quarter to pull away in Wednesday’s quarterfinal round of the Olympics and advance to play Argentina.
William Nathaniel Williams, 64, Albany, died August 6, 2012
Traffic on a section of Pine Avenue is being rerouted after a car slams into a utility pole.
A homeless man whose face was mostly chewed off in a bizarre assault alongside a busy South Florida highway told police that his attacker "just ripped me to ribbons."
Georgia government doesn't save as much as many other states, while recent state spending increases outpaced the national average. Those are conclusions from a new nonpartisan analysis of all 50 states.
A Georgia man told police he fears a dog ate his false teeth after a fight with his roommate.
The Drug Enforcement Administration announced Wednesday the dismantling of a drug trafficking organization operating out of Mexico.