No. 6-seeded Serena Williams plays her best match in this year’s Wimbledon and beats No. 4-seeded Petra Kvitova, 6-3, 7-5.
Sunday was the beginning of the first full month of summer. For old music fans, it is the date that the Beatles’ “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” went No. 1 (1967).
When the column appeared where I lamented that my longstanding muse, Claudette, had lost a significant amount of humor due to medication so I needed a new muse who could inspire my writing, several stepped up to volunteer for the newly vacated position.
One of the things I've noticed in responses to certain articles I've written lately about local taxes -- especially ones concerning the divvying up of local-option sales tax (LOST, an ominous acronym if ever there was one) collections in Lee County -- is a general misunderstanding of the various tax collections.
As much as we'd like to think otherwise, there never has been a real Mayberry, N.C.
When you think of the ramifications that a few words, no matter how well they may be written, can have on a community, a state or even a nation, it is incredible.
An information technology applications support specialist with the Dougherty County School System on Tuesday turned herself in at the Dougherty County Sheriff's Office.
We live in a city separated by a great divide. This chasm has made a negative impact on our educational system, our economic health and the general welfare of our citizens.
Voters must become educated on candidates' qualifications.
A judge sentences Cheri Ann Randle to serve seven years in prison for killing 65-year-old Jeanette Ford.
The Leesburg City Council approves a zoning variance that will allow a property owner to build a new home in the city limits.
The Darton State College athletics program is announced as the 8th-best in the nation, giving the Cavs their first Top 10 finish in the contest.
The Albany Panthers won the PIFL title Saturday against the Richmond Raiders and will celebrate with a downtown parade today.
The short period of gas under $3 a gallon has likely come to an end, primarily because of decisions in Europe and Iran.
Lane Price says the Dougherty School Board must be held accountable to ensure that funds are used properly.
Southwest Georgia communities plan to ring in the nation's birthday in style today.
Albany police respond to at least 57 incidents.
Check out today's squawk of the day!
Ruby Mae Smith Williams, 88, of Norman Park died on July 2, 2012
Mr. Dawes Lawrence, 87 years of age, died Sunday, July 1,2012
Bobby Lee Barfield, Jr., age 47, of 441 Lightner Rd., Ellaville, died at his residence Monday, July 2, 2012
Mrs. Ella Mae Gunn Douglas, 70, of Sumner died Monday July 2, 2012
Bill J. "Honey" Martin, 84, of Bronwood, GA, died July 2, 2012
Barry D. McCray, 57, of Port Republic, VA, formerly of Albany, GA, died Saturday, June 30, 2012
Jim Frank Cravey, 77, of Shalimar, Florida passed away June 24, 2012
O. Elaine Holley Barfield, 74, of Meigs died on July 3, 2012
Penny Hammock Creech, 53, of Camilla died Monday, July 2, 2012
Dr. Crockett H. Page, 77, of Albany, passed away, Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Vera Price of Newark, NJ died in that city
Mrs. Ethel Green Hawkins, 89, of Leesburg died on June 28, 2012
Mr. Willie Harold, Jr. of Albany died on June 27, 2012
Mr. Jamie R. Clark, 42, of Baconton died on July 3, 2012
Mr. Jason Cole Throneberry, 42, of Albany went home to be with the Lord on Monday July 2, 2012
Mr. Clifton Lee Suggs, 92 of Milling Rd. in Poulan, GA died July 3, 2012
Mr. Tony Spence, Sr., 45, of Albany, Ga. passed on June 28, 2012
State education officials doubt accuracy of district's numbers
Federal Title I and IDEA money the system receives is based on free and reduced-cost meal numbers.
Missing man located in Dawson
Warren Lee Hill was convicted of murdering another inmate at Lee County Correctional Center in 1990.
Beloved actor Andy Griffith died this morning at his home in North Carolina.
Mrs. Arther Lee Collins of Miami, FL died on June 30, 2012
Mrs. Delois Battle of Albany died on July 1, 2012
Richard "Dick" D. Baker, 78, of Fitzgerald died Sunday, July 1, 2012
Robert "Papa" Brooks, 72, of Fitzgerald, died Monday, July 2, 2012
Mrs. Annie B. Williams of Doerun, Georgia, departed this life on Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Mrs. Doris Servis Greer, age 83, of Iron City, GA passed away Sunday, July 1, 2012
The Hawks will receive Anthony Morrow, Jordan Farmar, DeShawn Stevenson, Jordan Williams and Johan Petro — and a draft pick — in exchange for Joe Johnson and his hefty contract. They also agreed late Monday to trade Marvin Williams to the Jazz for point guard Devin Harris.