Now that Aaron Rodgers has signed a five-year deal worth $110 million, Falcons QB Matt Ryan could be in for a big payday.
The once red-hot Braves limp out of Detroit after losing 8-3 on Sunday and being swept by the Tigers. The Braves struck out 39 times in the three-game series.
Kevin Harvick leads for only two laps but wins the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond late Saturday.
Clare Boothe Luce liked to say that “a great man is one sentence.” Presidents, in particular. The most common “one sentence” for George W. Bush (whose legacy is being reassessed as his presidential library opens) is: “He kept us safe.”
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Even without Dwyane Wade, the Heat has little trouble beating the Bucks to complete a 4-0 sweep. (INCUDES Celtics stay alive with win against Knicks, and the Spurs sweeping the Lakers)
A wise man once told me, “If it isn’t in the newspaper, it never really happened.” I have found this to be no truer than in politics. Community newspapers are true guardians of the public interest and the absolute best purveyor of accurate local information.
Southern Ag Carriers is expected to be among the backers of a wounded veterans program that is beginning to gain ground in Georgia.
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These are individuals who were booked into the Dougherty County Jail April 18-25, 2013. The listing includes name, date of booking, law enforcement agency, reason for booking, bond and date of release.
Marijane Lane Scarborough died Saturday.
John Homer Hudson died Wednesday.
Martha Ann Hart died Tuesday.
Marjorie M. Turner died Tuesday.
Joseph Henry Solomon Jr. Thursday.
Dollie Morman died Saturday.
Clarence David Edwards Sr. died Saturday.
Rebecca Bernell Dabbs died Saturday.
Lou Ella Bentley Bates died Sunday.
The Albany Water, Gas & Light Commission will host the 19th Georgia Lineman's Rodeo at Chehaw Park.
A local firefighter is one of 500 people invited to compete in Under Armour's Spine Venom video competition.
A silent auction will feature gently used high-end and designer handbags to raise funds for the organization.
These were the most-read stories at albanyherald.com for the week of April 19 -29, 2013.