A burglary suspect on the run from Miami was caught in Albany over the weekend.
Authorities say they are charging two people in connection to a non-active meth lab found Monday.
Representatives from as many as 60 churches will be in Albany for the three-day event.
Prosecutor Greg Edwards estimates that dropouts make up 90 percent of the Dougherty jail population.
Dougherty’s school chief says furlough days certain and a reduction in force possible for FY 2013.
In a letter to the editor, Shirley Brady says that Whitney Houston gave her talents to the wrong cause.
In a letter to the editor, Warren Grant of Albany says that Republican candidates are focusing on faults.
In a letter to the editor, Paul A. Jones of Albany says that Albany entranceways need cleaning up.
Area students present art for competition Benefit to support new market
Benjamin Franklin said “remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.”
In a letter to the editor, Walt Specht of Leesburg says that a positive attitude breeds success.
In a letter to the editor, Tony Wright of Albany says that Americans are enablers of what’s wrong.
If Israel decides to strike a blow to prevent Iran from joining the nuclear arms club, the United States may be just as surprised as anyone.
Education Notebook - Feb. 28, 2012
Demonica Blakely was involved ina hit-and-run accident early Sunday on South McKinley Street in Albany.
Corey Smith has a string of four consecutive sold-out shows at Albany’s State Theatre.
Car crashes remain the top trauma call for people in Dougherty County.
One of the armed robbery incidents that took place during the weekend occurred outside a pizzeria on Archwood Drive.
APD responds to at least 80 incidents.
The only good news for the Republicans coming out of the seemingly endless presidential candidate "debates" is that some Republican leaders are now belatedly thinking about how they can avoid a repetition of this debacle in future elections.
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Linda E. Padgett, 66, of Doerun, GA died Saturday, February 25, 2012
James Nathan Goodman, 74, of Dawson, passed away at his home on Saturday, February 25, 2012
Mrs. Sherry Lemoyne Dirksen 71, of Albany, GA. died on Monday February 27, 2012
Thomas Michael "Mike" Coleman passed away Friday, February 24, 2012
A teenager at a Cleveland high school opened fire in the cafeteria Monday morning.
Sherla Jean Ward, 75, of Fitzgerald died February 26, 2012
Mr. James "Frank" Roberson, 69, of Albany died Sunday, February 26, 2012
Mrs. Betty Carol Garvey, 87, of Leesburg, passed away, February 23, 2012
Mr. Willard Little of Albany died on February 23, 2012
Mrs. Lena Solomon, 81, of Albany died Saturday, February 25, 2012
Mrs. Sadie P. Barnes, 73, of Albany died Saturday, February 25, 2012
Edna Kelley Oliver, 87, of Fitzgerald, died Sunday, February 26, 2012
Searcy Donald McClure, III, is charged with possession of cocaine by the APD
Searcy Donald McClure III is charged with possession of cocaine, officials say.
The AP's Marcela Isaza talks to Oscar nominees Demian Bichir and Berenice Bejo about their first time at the Oscars.
The black and white film 'The Artist' becomes the first silent movie to take Hollywood's top honors since the original Academy Awards ceremony 83 years ago - winning 5 Oscars including best picture.
The AP's Alicia Quarles chats with the biggest names in Hollywood, including George Clooney, Viola Davis and Rooney Mara, at the 84th annual Academy Awards.
Braves star reliever and reigning NL Rookie of the Year Craig Kimbrel is ready to get back to work after Atlanta's pitching staff, Kimbrel included, helped blow a huge lead in September and miss the playoffs.
Miami star big man Reggie Johnson is deemed to have possibly taken improper benefits by the NCAA and is forced to sit Sunday when the Hurricanes hosted No. 15 Floria State, but it didn't matter as UM shot the lights out for the in-state rivalry win.
Michael Coffey not only delivered the Hurricanes' first win in 12 games Sunday, his two-out, two-run, walk-off home run against Flager earned GSW its first Peach Belt victory of the season.
The Oscars can be absurdly glamorous, abundantly self-aggrandizing and achingly stodgy. Thankfully, there's Twitter.
Hunter Mahan not only beat up on Rory McIlroy in the Match Play Championship finals Sunday, but he kept the kid from Northern Ireland from becoming the world's No. 1-ranked player.
The West took a 21-point lead into halftime over the East at Sunday's NBA All-Star game, but the East stormed back only to fall short, 152-149.
Notable quotes from the 84th annual Academy Awards presented Sunday in Los Angeles.
The Oscar telecast takes hours, but it's the moments we remember.Just a few of them, of course ones that are so emotional, funny, or bizarre that they'll stand out in our collective memories, candidates for future Oscar montages, of course, but also for office watercooler talk. Here's a running look
There were many new fashion faces on the red carpet at the 84th annual Academy Awards on Sunday night, but they brought with them a lot of old Hollywood glamour.Rooney Mara in white Givenchy, Emma Stone in red Giambattista Valli and Jessica Chastain in Alexander McQueen were among those making
93 applicants were considered for the position, documents show.
Albany city officials say 93 individuals applied for the assistant city manager position.