These are the 10 most viewed stories on albanyherald.com for the week of Sept. 7, through Sept. 14, 2012. Click on the headlines to view the stories.
RICHMOND, Va. — With his season essentially on the line, Jeff Gordon used a vintage drive to rally his way into NASCAR's championship chase.
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.
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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.
MCDONOUGH, Ga. — Authorities say two residents of a home southeast of Atlanta were shot after walking in on two armed burglary suspects inside their Henry County home.
ALBANY, Ga. -- Olive Garden will open at 2701 Dawson Road in Albany at 11 a.m. Monday, creating 180 new jobs for the area.
ALBANY, Ga. -- Dougherty County School Superintendent Joshua Murfree, dealing with the state department of education on two different fronts, attempted to assure the county school board Monday that he and his staff are working to meet a Sept. 28 deadline to either reclassify or reimburse $134,626 in questionable Title I expenditures.
ALBANY, Ga. -- After six weeks of keeping a low profile, Dougherty County School Board at-large candidate Lane Price emerged at a news conference Friday at the Dougherty County School System administration building — and she came out swinging.
Seminole County, Ga. — A 4-year-old boy in Seminole County died from a dog attack Wednesday, said GBI Agent Steve Turner.
LEESBURG, Ga. — Visibly shaken by the lack of support from three members of the Lee County Commission, District 2 Commissioner Betty Johnson said Tuesday she will end her service on the panel prematurely.