Willie Frank Stephens, 61 of 227 Barnes Nursery Road, Bronwood, GA died on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at his residence.
Christine Tucker Shepard, 87, of Leary died Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at Calhoun Nursing Home in Edison.
Eve Adams, 78, an Albany native, died October 1, 2013.
Luvernia Doughty died, December 4, 2013.
William Earl Reeves, affectionately known by his loved ones as Billy, Bill, and Dollar Bill was called home on Saturday, December 7, 2013.
Marcus C. Hunt, 66, of Wesley Chapel, FL, passed away Wed., Dec. 11, 2013
Lillian Kimbro Fletcher, 92, of Sylvester formerly of Shingler died Wednesday December 11, 2013
Arthur L. Dotson, 74, of Terrell County died, December 9, 2013 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.
David Alan Williams, 56, of Albany, died Monday, December 9, 2013 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.
Jacob H. Parker died,Sunday, December 8, 2013.
Donald Poole was removed as AD last Thursday
In a letter obtained by The Herald, Dougherty High Principal Robert McIntosh alleges that athletic director Donald Poole violated GHSA By-Laws by allowing ineligible players to compete, resulting in Poole’s termination as AD late last week.
Chehaw will welcome Santa and collect for Toys for Tots this weekend
In what has become a Christmas tradition for Albany, the Chehaw Festival of Lights began this past weekend and will welcome a special guest for a special cause this weekend when Santa comes to town.
Public safety roundup for Albany and Dougherty County
The Albany Police Department responded to at least 34 incidents on Tuesday and the early hours of Wednesday, available reports show.
Gov. Nathan Deal urges Darton State graduates to continue their education at the next level
Speaking at Darton State College's commencement ceremony, Gov. Nathan Deal notes that only 28 percent of Georgia's residents over age 25 have four-year or higher degrees.
The new College and Career Performance Learning Center will target potential dropouts
The Dougherty County School System, Albany Tech and Communities In Schools of Georgia strike partnership to head off dropouts.
OPINION: As an Auburn fan, his wishes have already been fulfilled
So, how do I again explain that Santa may not bring the Segway? After all, I already got my Santa Claus when Auburn qualified for the national title game in the luckiest football season in the history of college football.
OPINION: Blakely and similar small American towns capture the heart of the holidays
Communities such as Blakely are as close as it gets to real Mayberrys.
OPINION: The gift of imagination is too seldom given
Sticks, string and cardboardboxes can be transformed into hours of play with a little imagination.
Two men are robbed in separate incidents
Two Albany men are attacked and robbed at gunpoint Tuesday.
Albany State University will host communitywide celebration of South African leader's life
Community leaders and local citizens of African heritage will honor Nelson Mandela at an Albany event.