LOCAL COLLEGE ROUNDUP: ASU football, volleyball players honored by conference; Skinner named Coach of the Year; Darton golf bombs in final fall tournament
Justin Blash and Dexter Moody are named to the conference's First Team on Tuesday, while Robert Skinner is named the conference's volleyball Coach of the Year.
Late Monday evening just before midnight, the Falcons announce they decided to cut under-performing defensive end Ray Edwards. (ADDS: Falcons place TE Gallarda on injured reserve)
Davey Johnson of the Washington Nationals, and Bob Melvin of the Oakland Athletics were chosen as managers of the year on Tuesday after guiding their teams to huge turnaround seasons.
The Albany Panthers announce a series of signings on Tuesday, including QB Cecil Lester, DB Damian Daniels and DB Demetrie McCray.
Former Seahawks tight end Jerramy Stevens was arrested on suspicion of assaulting U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo a day before their planned wedding day.
ASU coach Mike White sits down with The Herald and looks back at the 2012 season, which ended without a trip to the Division II playoffs for the first time in almost a decade.
Embattled Auburn coach Gene Chizik says he has hundreds of emails from fans saying they hope he returns rather than be fired at the end of what's become a nightmare season.
Despite a sluggish start, the Darton women’s soccer team wins easily in its NJCAA national tournament opener Tuesday in Melbourne, Fla.
The Patriots will host the first state playoff game in school history Friday when Jonesboro — a team they’ve already faced in the regular season — comes to town for Round 2.
The final art class in the 2012 serieswill be conducted at ABAC’s Museum of Agriculture.
Nicole and I were working out together one day and for some reason, she brought up a self-help, faith-related book we had both read. The thesis, basically, is how men are born with wild hearts, which should be admired not restrained by women. “What did you learn from that book?” she asked as I attempted arm curls with weights too heavy.
Santa Claus will be at the Albany Mall beginning Friday evening to talk with children.
A political novice takes office after Betty Johnson decides to end her term before the end of the year.
A wanted man crashes a car and ends up wanted on drunken driving and other charges.
An event meant to serve the region's homeless was funded in part by a grant from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.
A caregiver to an elderly Dougherty County woman steals more than $7,000 from her through an ATM.
Two men are being sought for questioning in connection with the death of a 38-year-old woman in Cordele.
The last 2012 meeting of the Albany Gang Task Force is planned for noon Thursday in room 120 of the Government Center, 222 Pine Ave.
Police officers called out the SWAT team and converged on 2401 Nottingham Way at 9 p.m. Monday in search of weapons, an Albany Police Department report stated.
As hard aAs much as this time of year is about family, spirituality, food and celebrations, it’s also the time of year that charities — many of which have been hit by the recession — receive a big portion of their annual contributions. It’s the time, whether because a person is caught up in the enjoyment of the season or is feeling empathy from some of the first chilly days of the season, that thoughts turn to the less fortunate and ways
Here’s what’s perhaps the saddest thing about the results of the Nov. 6 presidential election: The primary response of President Obama’s local supporters has been the unbelievably childish equivalent of “na-na na-na boo-boo,” while the response of local Mitt Romney supporters has been one of bitterness and random conspiracy theories that would make Oliver Stone blush.
The director of an Albany aquarium asks the Albany City Commission for $150,000 to get the facility through March.
The Darton golf team opened the 36-hole Central Alabama Invitational on Monday with a disappointing round of 323. (ADDS: GSW's McSwain named player of week; CORRECTS: name of Darton's No. 1 golfer)
Progress is reported by Lee County officials in collecting more than $370,000 in overdue trash collection fees.
Albany police respond to at least 40 incidents.
So this young man wanted to have a star wars party and since his dad was deployed overseas, no one argued.
An eight-year Lee County employee will coordinate efforts to collect delinquent garbage bills in the county.
Thomas J. Keenan, Jr., 54, Leesburg, died November 10, 2012
Ernest Hosley, 90, Albany died November 9, 2012
Randall William Clark, 45, Jacksonville, FL, died November 7, 2012
Prince Thomas Jones, 100, Albany, died November 13, 2012
Carla R. Baker, 59, Albany, died November 13, 2012
Grayson Waters, 66, Worth Co., died November 11, 2012
Norman P. Schorr, 83, Fitzgerald, died November 13, 2012
Inez Harper Purvis Whitley, 97, Irwin County, died November 13, 2012
Betty Griffin, 77, died November 13, 2012
Harry Henderson, died November, 8, 2012
Harry Raymond Melton, 72, Houston, TX, died November 10, 2012
Gwendolyn Carter Jacob, 59, died November 12, 2012
Gwendolyn A. Ferrell, 69, Pelham, November 12, 2012
Edwin Wayne Hammond, 76, died November 12, 2012
A San Diego County girl is recovering after she stepped into a rattlesnake nest and was bitten six times.
For more squawks, pick up a copy of Wednesday's Albany Herald.
This interactive graphic shows what some believe are the voting behavior trends broken down by race and projected into the future.
Police are urging a suspected hit-and-run driver to surrender after they say he struck and killed an officer who was helping a stranded motorist south of Atlanta.
Erica Felicia Dillard, 33, Albany, died November 11, 2012
Herbert Melvin Sparks, Jr., 69, Turner County, died November 11, 2012
Nelle Bolton Whatley, 94, died November 11, 2012
Emmett Burnett, 36, Baconton, died November 11, 2012
Eddie James Idlett, Sr., 69, Albany, died November 12, 2012
Patrick Neil McKinley, 57, Smithville, died November 10, 2012
Joe W. Taylor, 80, Albany, died November 12, 2012
Sarah H. Veazey, 81, Albany, died November 11, 2012
James Evans, Sylvester, died November 12, 2012
Harry W. Taylor, DVM, 77, Tallahassee, FL died November 9, 2012
Dorothy Bowles McConnell, died November 9, 2012
Willie C. Jackson, 61, Sylvester, died November 11, 2012
Dora L. Benton, 76, Albany, died November 12, 2012
Harry Henderson, Jr., 94, Pinehurst, died November 12, 2012
The sex scandal that led to CIA Director David Petraeus' downfall widened Tuesday, ensnaring another acclaimed military figure with word the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan is under investigation for alleged "inappropriate communications" with a woman who received threatening emails from Petraeus' girlfriend.
Everyone who pays income tax — and some who don't —will feel it.
Fighting a stomach illness, Josh Smith scores 19 points and grabs 11 rebounds to lead the Hawks past the Blazers, 95-87.