Have you ever sung the words of a hymn while simultaneously thinking about something else?
Lee County also experiences a jump in test scores.
Roadside election signs provide targets for vandals in Lee and Dougherty counties.
The Gang Task Force listens as community leaders give critiques at its monthly meeting Thursday.
Students and faculty plant a Live Oak tree on the campus of Albany Tech for a belated Arbor Day observance.
Year-to-date WG&L revenues are down millions from predictions, but May was promising officials say.
A former CEO of Archbold Medical Center was convicted of Medicare and Medicaid fraud in 2010.
APD responds to at least 51 incidents.
The nation’s final arbiter has had the final say on the 2010 health care reform law — despite Republicans’ argument that it isn’t, it is legal, and despite Democrats’ arguments that it isn’t, it is a federal tax.
As I sat in a packed room of the Dougherty County School System listening to the public debate over whether to authorize the commissioning of the system’s first College and Career Academy, I was struck by the by the larger issue at-hand and the obvious elephant in the room: Trust, or a lack thereof.
It’s the judiciary’s Nixon-to-China: Chief Justice John Roberts joins the liberal wing of the Supreme Court and upholds the constitutionality of Obamacare.
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A group speaking Thursday threatened to mount a campaign against T-SPLOST if their demands weren't met.
A group of concerned citizens called on members of the Library Board to cease efforts to close two Dougherty County facilities and come to the table to find ways to save the two doomed libraries.
Mr. Jessie D. "Big Daddy" Henry, Sylvester, GA, departed this life on Friday, June 22, 2012
Mrs. Mildred Starling Carlton Albritton, 86, 2001 South Lee Street, Americus, passed away on Thursday morning, June 28, 2012
Mrs. Ethel Green Hawkins, 89, of Leesburg died on June 28, 2012
She joined her heavenly father on June 24, 2012
Mrs. Debbie Posey McEntyre, 56, of Chauncey died Wednesday June 27, 2012
Mr. Albert Beeks, 82, of Albany died Saturday, June 23, 2012
Mr. Tony Spence, 45, of Albany, Ga. passed on June 28, 2012
Mr. Norman "Shot" Crumbley, 61, of Camilla, Ga. passed on June 27, 2012
Mrs. Lillian Morgan, 70, of Albany, Ga passed on June 26, 2012
Mr. Dexter Keaton of Pelham, Ga, passed on June 25, 2012
Louise Bishop, 67, of Dawson died on June 23, 2012
Mr. William Earl Anderson, 63, of Eufaula, AL died at his home on Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Mrs. Martha Lois Manderville, 83, of Eufaula, AL died at Crowne Healthcare of Eufaula on Saturday, June 23, 2012
Mrs. Lillian Deloris Broxton, age 89, who passed away Thursday, June 28, 2012
Little Miss Skylar Leeamber Thomas of Albany died on June 27, 2012
Mrs. Willie Bell Watson Shannon, 76, of Loganville, formerly of Dawson, died on June 24, 2012
Mrs. Celestine Smith Hightower, 68, of Smithville died on June 17, 2012
Dea. Eddie R. Murray, 81, of Albany died on June 23, 2012
These are some of the reactions to today's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court upholding national health care reform.
John Clifford "Bubby" Tomberlin, 71, of Irwin County died June 27, 2012
Results by grade are now available for the 2012 CRCT tests.
Bonnie F. McCoy, 74 of Albany passed away Wednesday, June 27
Anthony E. Johnson, 54, of died June 21, 2012
Mrs. Sandra Russell Mansfield of Sumter County died on June 25, 2012
Mrs. Shawana Cross Holley, 47 of Ashburn, GA departed this life June 27, 2012
U.S.Army Veteran Michael B. Pierce 47 of Spark, Ga, departed this life June 25, 2012
The Supreme Court has upheld the individual insurance requirement at the heart of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
Mrs. Maggie S.Brown 101 of Chula, Ga departed this life June 25, 2012
Mrs. Mary Lee Wilson 97 of Ty Ty, Ga departed this life June 24, 2012
Mrs. Mealie 'Biggum' Brown 100 of Sparks, Ga departed this life June 24, 2012
Kenneth Daniels ( K.D.), 47, of Memphis, Tennessee, formerly of Albany died June 22, 2012
Gloria Jean Burley, 68, of Camilla, died Monday, June 25, 2012
Mr. R. D. Rushing of Long Beach, New York, who departed this life on Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Mr. Willie Harold, Jr. of Albany died on June 27, 2012
Preshona Monique Toson, 39 of Albany died Sunday June 24, 2012
Mr. Ray Reddick of Desoto died on June 20, 2012
DCSS IT employee indicted on two financial transaction card theft charges and three computer-related charges.
Mrs. Lillie Ola Myers of Lee County died on June 24, 2012
Mrs. Willie Ruth Kimbrough of St. Petersburg, FL, formerly of Sumter County, died on June 19, 2012
Jermar Ponder, 15, of Bayonne, NJ died on June 26, 2012
U.S. Army Veteran Melvin Baisden 55 of Albany, Ga departed this life June 21, 2012
COLLEGE GOLF: Ex-Southland, current Ole Miss star Fowler leading Georgia Top 60 Women's Classic; Darton golfers, coach set to play in Georgia Amateur
Former Herald Player of the Year and Ole Miss No. 1 golfer Kathyrn Fowler of Americus is the overall leader at the Georgia State Golf Association's Top 60 Women's Classic after one round Wednesday.
Seminole County’s Rambo named to Preseason All-SEC Team --- despute unsettled status; Atlanta wants to one of the hosts for college football playoff
Donalsonville native Bacarri Rambo, a star safety for Georgia's football team, along with teammates Jarvis Jones (LB) and John Jenkins (DL), all earn Preseason All-SEC honors Wednesday.
Former Albany State track stars Brandon Roulhac and Ronnie McGirt will compete for a spot on the U.S. Olympic Team during trials in Eugene, Ore., which continue today.
Westover’s first region golf champion in nearly two decades, Jerrell Hubbard, signs with Paine College on Wednesday.
Leesburg native and Giants starting catcher Buster Posey still leads the MLB NL All-Star voting, which ends today at 11:59 p.m.
Westover grad and beloved Panthers receiver Antwone Savage is retiring after Saturday’s PIFL title game against Richmond, and he wants to leave his hometown with one more lasting memory — a PIFL championship.
The Braves' long homestand is starting well as they beat Arizona on Wednesday night, 6-4, for its second straight victory.
Kentucky big man Anthony Davis will be the No. 1 pick by New Orleans in tonight’s 2012 NBA Draft, but beyond that is anyone’s guess.
All eyes will be on Danny Ferry tonight at the NBA Draft as he makes his first major move since being hired Monday as Atlanta’s new GM.