A crowd applauds art in the 2012 Southwest Georgia Regional Art Show Thursday at Flint RiverQuarium.
The Shades of Gold Senior Art Show comes together for the 19th time to present awards and just for the fun of it.
New budget includes nearly $9 million in cuts from the previous budget.
The headline in the Wall Street Journal caught my attention: “Facebook and Twitter Postings Cost CFO His Job.” Rachel Emma Silverman reported (May 15, 2012, B-1) that 63-year-old Gene Morphis was fired because he showed no restraint on Facebook and Twitter.
The Albany Police Department asks the community for its help in locating 54-year-old Artis Thomas of Albany. He is wanted for theft by taking around 9 p.m. on May 7 at 1615 E. Broad Ave.
A bullet hit 26-year-old Marquez Young in the left leg above the ankle at about 1:50 a.m. Wednesday, stated an Albany Police Department report.
Albany police respond to at least 47 incidents.
Popular Southern humorist Jeanne Robertson is being brought back to Albany "by popular demand."
Incredibly boring white guy. Vanilla, wonky and unflappable. Bloodless technocrat. Dry as dust.
Recently, both the city of Albany and Dougherty County commissioners have stated the possibilities of raising property taxes to meet their proposed budgets. Raising taxes seems to be their comfort zone, but it is not the appropriate thought process for the taxpaying citizens.
In a letter to the editor, Marlene Bishop of Pelham says that Carlton Fletcher's recent column leaves out the reform of a sinner.
In a letter to the editor, James Balch says that the Democrat's "cures" for the U.S. have fallen flat.
Albany Area Crime Stoppers has eight fugitives on its most Wanted list this week. All fugitives on the Most Wanted List should be considered armed and dangerous.
The Southwest Public Health District is encouraging those 60 years of age or older to take advantage of the shingles vaccine, a news release from the district indicates.
Albany Fire Department firefighters are finishing up their response to an apartment fire caused by unattended cooking at 2507 Redwood Court off of Stuart Avenue.
Arthur R. Donahoue, Albany, died June 5, 2012
Selethia Green, 62, Albany, died June 2, 2012
Terrence D. Daniels, 39, Atlanta, died May 29, 2012
Dennis Everett, Vienna, died June 3, 2012
Galina Soboleva, 64, Albany, died June 5, 2012
Carrie Bell Davis Peavy, 89, Albany, died June 1, 2012
Virginia Bryant, Vienna, died June 7, 2012
Kathryn Rebecca Estes, 84, Albany, died June 5, 2012
Jimmy G. Barnett, Sr., 76, Newton, died June 6, 2012
Willie D. Johnson, 90, died June 5, 2012
Jeanette Wilkes McPhaul, 95, Americus, died June 4, 2012
Travis Braswell, 63, Donalsonville, died June 6, 2012
Susie Williams, 88, Newport News, VA, died June 3, 2012
Christopher Terrell Stone, 27, Leesburg, died June 6, 2012
Jessie Mae Johns, Arlington, died June 5, 2012
Willie Bell Johnson, 82, Ashburn, died May 28, 2012
Creasia A. Hayes, Damascus, died June 3, 2012
Louie Joe Western, 60, Newnan, died June 5, 2012
Ida Bell Cobb, 77, Albany, died June 2, 2012
A. C. Popham, 84, Sylvester, died May 31, 2012
Ruthie Mae Haywood Robinson, Camilla, died June 4, 2012
Florine Ross, 76, died May 31, 2012
Tommie Lee Brown, 79, Americus, died June 6, 2012
Mae Ola Webb, 80, died June 1, 2012
Check out today's squawk of the day!
Oxford Construction has begun the long-awaited demolition of the Heritage House.
The 2012 MLB draft ends Wednesday as UGA‘s Alex Wood and Levi Hyams are taken by the Braves, who also select Moultrie’s Matt Creech.
The Doughtery County School System Finance Committee this morning approved a tentative $116 million budget for FY2013
A white male with his face hidden by a shirt robbed a North Slappey business overnight, Albany police say.
The Stanley Cup finals heads back to New Jersey after Los Angeles fails to close out the series in Game 4 Wednesday at home.
The Thunder trailed the Spurs by 15 points at halftime of Game 6 of the Western Conference finals Wednesday night, but OKC stormed back to win, 107-99, to advance to the franchise's first NBA finals, which starts next week.
The men’s and women’s semifinals at the French Open are all set after Maria Sharapova, Petra Kvitova, David Ferrer and defending champ Rafael Nadal all win Wednesday.
Can’t-miss Miami is one win from seeing its season end without a title for the second straight year.
Freshmen pitchers Brandon Leibrandt and Mike Compton will be relied on heavily in FSU’s Super Regionals showdown with Stanford.
Horse Racing’s first Triple Crown winner in 34 years may be crowned Saturday if I’ll Have Another can conquer the grueling Belmont Stakes.
Randall Delgado goes 6 1/3 innings and strikes out seven as Atlanta sneaks by Miami, 2-1, on Wednesday to win its third straight game.
Panthers QB Cecil Lester was stuck on the sidelines with an injured knee when Albany lost to Columbus on May 6, but now he is back in the lineup and ready to get revenge against their rivals Saturday.