In a letter to the editor, Nancy Askey of Albany says that Mended Hearts is a group raising heart health awareness.
The future belongs to those who prepare for it today. — Malcolm X
There is confusion about whether Dougherty County’s Probate Court is a limited or expanded jurisdiction.
The Dougherty County Sheriff’s Office honors Lt. Shirley Adams, Lt. Anita Allen and Deputy Danny Brown.
The Dougherty County BOE discovers its options are limited in investigating fraudulent school lunch applications.
Police are looking for David Irvin Harper in a case involving a driver who rammed a patrol car three times during a chase.
APD responds to at least 48 incidents.
A six-year Lee County High School administrator is selected for a state honor from a field of 425 other high school principals.
Albany police have solicited help from the FBI and the U.S. Marshal's Service in trying to solve a 2008 Valentine's Day murder.
When attempting to make your case on a political issue, wanton destruction is a poor argument.
For nearly four decades, advocates for reproductive rights have been stuck fighting an ugly, expensive and sometimes dangerous campaign to ensure that women have access to safe and legal abortions. It's a Groundhog's Day sort of battle in which both proponents for choice and the opposing camp -- rigid anti-abortionists -- trot out the same arguments over and over, with neither side persuading the other.
Liberty is always tenuous. Those who enjoy it seem to be a minority in the world. That's why liberty must not only be preserved by those who currently benefit from it; it must also be fought for and constantly renewed for future generations, because there are always those who wish to restrict or eliminate our freedoms.
Lee County High School Principal Kevin Dowling has been named the Georgia High School Principal of the Year by the Georgia Association of Secondary School Principals (GASSP).
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Law enforcement officials say an investigation into the death of 13-year-old Darius Wallace is ongoing.
Helen Sweat Carlton passed away on Monday, January 23, 2012
Mr. Carl Cleveland Staton age 85 of Ellijay died Sunday February 12, 2012
Mrs. Katy McInvale Bostic, 74, of Sylvester died Saturday February 11, 2012
Flora Ethel McMillan, 88, of Albany, GA died February 13, 2012
Bexie Kirksey, 86, of Leesburg GA, died Sunday, February 12, 2012
Lois Hasty Jones, 90, of Dawson died February 12, 2012
Mr. Charlie Harpe of Albany died on February 9, 2012
Mrs. Pearlie Henry, 83, died on February 13, 2012
Mrs. Lula Mae Porter, 78, of Albany died Monday, February 13, 2012
Jean N. Owens, Albany, GA, died Monday, February 13, 2012
Raymond Bigelow Cooper, 72, of Meigs died on February 13, 2012
Billy Ferrell Clark, 70, of Fitzgerald, Georgia died Sunday, February 12, 2012
Frustrated officials call the U.S. Postal Service’s attempts to get public input on possible facility closures “futile.”
Mr. Fred Martin, 66, of Camilla died on February 10, 2012
President Barack Obama on Monday sent Congress a new budget which seeks deficit reduction and spending.
I have always believed — old fashioned though it may be — that when it comes to courtship, men should be the pursuers. (Do you know how the Sadie Hawkins Dance that reverses traditional invitation roles got started? Go to Ronda's column and take the Quik Quiz to find out.)
Ms. Ruby Williams, 43, died February 12, 2012
Woodrow Atkinson, age 87, passed away Friday, February 10, 2012