Bi-Lo Holdings is changing brands on 10 stores in southern Georgia, including three in Southwest Georgia
A Winn-Dixie in Americus will also convert to a Harveys, while three Harveys stories in Valdosta are among seven that will become Winn-Dixie supermarkets.
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Computers scams reported in Albany
Foreign scam artists prey on senior citizens and those not computer savvy.
Commission post became available when incumbent qualified to run for commission chairmanship
One candidate has already announced plans to run during a special called Dougherty County Commission election.
OPINION: Some Republican critcis of the president seem to have a case of Putin envy
Republicans blame past Obama failures for Russian agression in Ukraine even though the administration is following policies they prescribe for the situation.
Temperatures, rainfall, and sun and moon information for the Albany area
Temperatures, rainfall, and sun and moon information for the Albany area.
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Lee County District 3 Commissioner Ed Duffy to withdraw in favor of former commissioner Billy Mathis
Qualifying for May 2014 primary ends with a couple of surprises. Lee County District 3 Commissioner Ed Duffy to withdraw in favor of former commissioner Billy Mathis.
Crawford Berry wins the 3-meter diving gold medal
Darton State College sophomore Crawford Berry renewed his reign as the 3-meter diving national champion at the NJCAA swimming and diving championships in Fort Pierce, Fla.
Braves pitchers Alex Wood and Freddy Garcia are competing for the final spot in Atlanta’s rotation.
After jumping all over RTCA in first, Crisp rolls to easy win
The Lady Wildcats will chase their fourth straight state championship today after destroying Robert Toombs in Friday’s GISA Class A state semifinals.
Lady Rams beat Clark Atlanta, 70-58
After falling behind by seven points in the second half, the Lady Rams storm back to clinch a spot in today’s SIAC championship game. (ADDS: Albany State men eliminated, Georgia Southwestern men advance in conference tournaments)
American Patrick Reed grabbed a one-shot lead at the end of the rain-delayed opening round of the WGC-Cadillac Championship on Friday while Tiger Woods saved his day with a blazing finish.
Lady Wildcats advance to GISA Class AA championship game
The defending Class AA state champion Westwood girls are back in the title game for a fourth straight season after beating Arlington Christian by three points in Friday’s semifinals.
Sen. Lindsey Tippins is a voice in the wilderness surrounded by zealots who can’t wait for the elections to be over so they can get back to hosing public education, but with four school teachers in my family I am glad he is minding the store. School teachers should be, too.
Williams wanted for questioning
The Lee County Sheriff’s Office issues a lookout for Jaquan Tyree Williams.
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Carolyn Drew Sheffield Burnett, 79, of Cuthbert, died on March 6, 2014 at Phobe Putney North Hospital in Albany.
Zelda M. Bennafield, age 93, who died Monday, March 3, 2014 at her home in Ft. Gaines, Georgia
Nellie Stapleton Alston died at her home near Weston, GA., on Thursday, March 6, 2014