These are births in the Albany area for the period of June 9-18, 2012.
More than 20 artists, musicians and performers are signed up to perform at Friday night's "Deck of Arts" event in downtown Albany.
Health & Fitness
During the hot Southwest Georgia summer, overheating is a constant threat that needs to be taken into account when exercising.
Albany Police Department gun instructors emphasize that when it comes to handling a gun, safety is the first concern.
Lance Cpt. Steve Sutton's family was overwhelmed by the outpouring of love from area residents.
Gunfire early Saturday morning injures three at different locations within a mile of each other in South Albany.
Joy Knighton of Albany Technical college will be one of 33 technical college executives from Georgia participating in the Technical College System of Georgia’s Executive Leadership Academy for 2012-13.
Thinking about a career in medicine?
Albany ARC will host the Class of 2012 Dougherty Leadership Development Institute graduation ceremony at 6 p.m. Monday at Chehaw Park’s Creekside Education Center.
The Albany High School Class of 1977 will conduct its 35th reunion on Aug. 4 at Merry Acres Inn and Conference Center, 1504 Dawson Road.
Victoria Henley, an 18-year-old Colquitt native, is hopeful she’ll achieve her dream of becoming “America’s Next Top Model.”
The Albany Area Chamber of Commerce will host a military appreciation breakfast at Doublegate Country Club on Wednesday.
A University of Georgia development center hosts a morning of information for entrepreneurs.
In December 2010, a U.S. border agent, Brian Terry, was killed by gunmen from Mexico.
I got a traffic ticket this week, the first in a long time and the first ever from an Albany Police Department officer. Yeah, bummer.
The warmth with which elderly Catholic nuns have been greeted on their cross-country bus tour to protest Republican cuts to the federal budget is hugely encouraging.
Herald writer Jim West holds a Q&A with Anna Veilands, owner of Orthodontics Practice in Albany and Leesburg.
Here are the results of recent kitchen inspections in Dougherty, Lee and Worth counties.
The Albany college will bee hosting several unique summer camps during the next month.
APD responds to at least 56 incidents.
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The Albany Fire Department is is the process of retrieving a man down on a sandbar near the Cromartie Beach Boat Landing.
Ms. Anne Celeste Hill Stola, 54, passed away June 14, 2012
Bill Chalk passed away peacefully Sunday, June 17th
Dorothy E. Vaardahl, 90, of Albany, GA died Thursday, June 21, 2012
Hilda C. Houston, 79, of Albany, GA died Thursday, June 21, 2012
David Arline of Camilla, GA died Monday, June 18
Betty Jean Shaw Jamison entered Heaven's gates June 20, 2012
Pearlis Jackson Montjoy, 95, died June 20, 2012
Mr. Spurlock died June 22, 2012
Sara Layfield King, 91, of Albany died Saturday June 23, 2012
Mrs. Gwendolyn Grump, 70, of Pelham died on June 22, 2012
James Harrison McNease, Jr., 61, of Fitzgerald, Georgia, died Friday, June 22, 2012
When you're in a teaching moment with a teenage daughter who's about to get her learner's driving permit, watch the signs closely.
Dea. Eddie R. Murray, 81, of Albany died on June 23, 2012
Robert E. Lee Adkins, 68, of Edison died June 21, 2012
Mrs. Peggy Ann Hall Benford, 81, of Albany, died on Saturday June 23, 2012
Gail Louise Cameron, 50, of Albany, GA., died June 22, 2012
Mrs. Kearer Virginia Lane Crawford of Albany died on June 23, 2012
Otis McClure, 90, of Leesburg, GA, died Friday June 22, 2012
Dona L Fletcher, 86, of Ocilla, died Friday June 22, 2012
Vickie R. Collier, 84, of Fitzgerald, Georgia died June 22, 2012
Mr. Jessie Henry of Sylvester, Georgia, departed this life on Friday, June 22, 2012
Mr. Kevin D. Brown of Poulan,Ga departed this life June 20, 2012
GSW golfers J.P Griffin and Craig Gibson are both named Third-Team All-Americans this week after a pair of stellar seasons.
In his return from injury --- and a stint in Triple-A --- Jair Jurrjens cools off the red-hot Red Sox on Friday night in Game 1 of the interleague series, lifting the Braves to their third straight win.
The jury in Jerry Sandusky’s child sex abuse trial drops the hammer on the former Penn State defensive coordinator coach late Friday night.
Albany and Columbus are facing off for the fourth time this season, and Panthers coach Lucious Davis says “there aren’t any secrets” between the bitter arena league rivals, who are fighting for a spot in next week’s PIFL Championship game.
Cavs No. 1 golfer, Mississippi St. signee Sakulpolphaisan named to prestigious national All-Nicklaus Team
Darton’s Joe Sakulpolphaisan, who ended his sophomore year as the No. 1-ranked JUCO player in the nation, becomes the first Cavs golfer in the program’s history to be named to the All-Nicklaus Team, which is selected by golfing legend Jack Nicklaus.
Austin Kelly, a former two-sport star at South Cobb High in North Georgia, had already graduated from Duke — but still had a year of eligibility left — so he’s decided to pursue his master's degree in Americus and play hoops next season for GSW.
The search is back on for Darton’s next wrestling coach after Tom Erikson — a former assistant at D-I powerhouse Purdue — accepts the position, but then backs out Thursday.