Sunday, September 9, 2012
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These are the 10 most viewed stories on albanyherald.com for the week of August 31 through Sept. 7, 2012. Click on the headlines to view the stories.
ALBANY, Ga. — Friends and family turned out by the hundreds to mourn the death of reputed Southside Bloods gang leader 24-year-old Dontavious Santez Luke at church in East Albany.
ROSSVILLE, Ga.— Officials at a northwest Georgia high school are defending its football team's practice of having student-led prayers and church-held meals before games.
ALBANY, Ga. - Superior Court Judge J. Richard Porter of Cairo has been appointed to hear Lorenzo Heard's suit against the Dougherty County Board of Elections.
ALBANY, Ga. - Read the Squawk of the Day for Sept. 4, 2012 by clicking here.
ALBANY, Ga. -- Lawyers arguing the case of a principal in the Dougherty County School System indicted on charges that she and her husband falsified applications for free or reduced lunch for their children, will likely have until mid-October to argue why the indictment against the pair should be tossed out and, if it stands, why the charges against them shouldn't be heard by jurors in Albany.
Albany, Ga. - Click here to read the Squawk of the Day for Sept. 5, 2012.
ALBANY, Ga. — If Richard Payne owes anyone cash, chances are, after buying a lucky scratch-off ticket at an Albany convenience store, he’s good for it.
ALBANY, Ga. — Two armed robberies are under investigation by the Albany Police Department. According to police reports, A man dressed all in black brandished a handgun in the East Oglethorpe Boulevard Pizza Hut about 2 a.m. Sunday and demanded money. He ran away with an undisclosed amount of money from the register.
ALBANY, Ga. -- Click here to read the Squawk of the Day for Sept. 6, 2012.
GREENVILLE, Ga. — Albany High’s 2012 season got off to a tough start Friday when the Indians lost to Greenville on the road, 20-18, after a two-point conversion with less than a minute to play — which would’ve tied the game — came up short.