The Hawks come back to Atlanta down 2-0 in the first round series with the Pacers after losing again Wednesday night, while the Thunder hold off the Rockets' late rally.
Led by T.J. Clay, The Herald's reigning Player of the Year, the Eagles advance in the GISA Class AA state tournament Wednesday with a 7-1 rout of Monsignor Donovan.
Instead of playmakers, there could be three offensive linemen taken in the first five picks in tonight's 2013 NFL Draft.
Deerfield-Windsor’s boys and girls run away with the GISA Region 3-AAA track & field team titles and look strong heading to state.
Albany State third-year baseball coach Kenyan Conner is named the conference’s Coach of the Year on Wednesday — then his No. 1 seeded Rams are stunned in their tourney opener. (ADDS: note on ASU's Conner being named the conference Coach of the Year).
The Lady Cavs have had plenty of adversity this year, but they are focused and ready for this week’s Region XVII softball tournament.
Westover speedster Josh Black, who has a knack for making highlight-reel plays in the outfield and swinging a big bat, is taking his talents to Statesboro.
Craig Kimbrel, typically a lights-out closer for the Braves, gives up two runs in the bottom of the ninth to the Rockies, who deny Tim Hudson his 200th career win with a 6-5 win in 12 innings.
Pick up a copy of today's Albany Herald to read more Bright Side comments.
It never ceases to amaze me the lengths average Americans will go to avoid taking responsibility for their own lives.
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Republican governors across the United States have discovered a new tool to deal with budgets bleeding red ink: Taxes.
Letter to the Editor
In a letter to the editor, Joel Wernick of Albany says that volunteers impact the community.
Letter to the Editor
In a letter to the editor, Walt Specht of Albany asks: Who supported the Boston bombers?
The DCSS South Georgia Regional Achievement Center principal was sent home for violating School Board policy.
A former caregiver to an elderly woman is among those indicted by a Dougherty County grand jury.
With a deadline looming for contract renewals, Dougherty County school officials discuss upcoming personnel changes.
The Albany City Commission voted Tuesday to deny new zoning conditions on land in West Albany.
A garden was established at an Albany elementary school to help improve childrens' attitudes about fruits and vegetables.
After the FBI rescheduled another postponed briefing on the Boston Marathon Massacre for 8 p.m. on Wednesday night — and then canceled that one, too — that was it. I was going to give the news circus a rest until morning.
The King's Kids Production Company in partnership with Sherwood Christian Academy will hold auditions for its summer drama camps beginning today.
Albany Police respond to 30 incidents
Margaret Perry Beard, 92, died, April 24, 2013.
Ethel Nix, 72, of Albany died Wednesday, April 24, 2013.
Loraine Farris, 88, of Fitzgerald, died, April 23, 2013.
Marjorie M. Turner formerly of Dawson, GA died on Tuesday, April 23, 2013.
Ralph Thomas, 67, of Albany died Tuesday, April 23, 2013.
Billy Dan Akins, 75, of Lee Co., GA, died Tuesday, April 23, 2013.
Herbert Williams ,45, of Albany Ga., died, April 22, 2013.
Benjamin Edward Cawthon, SR., 70, died, April 21, 2013.
Mary Francis Paulk Gay, 65, of Albany and formerly of Moultrie, died Tuesday, April 23, 2013.
Lamar Clifton, age 84, died, April 23, 2013.
During his time with the Albany chamber, Lamar Clifton helped bring a number of large industries to the region.
Dougherty Court-Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) is hosting a "FRIENDraiser" from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. today at the Lily Pad, 320 W. Second Ave.
Publix Super Markets Inc. and its employees in metro Albany have donated more than $65,000 to United Way of Southwest Georgia.
Five people are dead and one injured as a result of a shooting in the tiny southern Illinois town of Manchester, the mayor confirmed in a television interview on Wednesday.
The United States will put into circulation a newly designed $100 bill in October that aims to thwart counterfeiters with advanced security features, the Federal Reserve said on Wednesday.
These are some of the headlines trending across the state.
U.S. prosecutors dropped charges against a Mississippi man accused of sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and a U.S. senator, according to a court order signed by a judge on Tuesday.