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Albany police respond to gunfire assault

Victim uninjured in gunfire assault on South Madison Street

An Albany motorist tells police that he did not recognize two men who shot at him as their vehicles passed each other on Madison Street.

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Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital reviews medical staff applicants

A number of resignations and reappointments were listed on a recent credentialing report from Phoebe

The most recent credentialing report, approved by the Professional Affairs Committee on Monday, went before the Credentials and Bylaws Committee on Dec. 22 and the Medical Executive Committee on Jan. 6.

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Missing college student found

Albany State University student had last been seen by family members Dec. 28

Keddrick Clark was a student at Albany State University, but has not enrolled in classes this semester. Police officials said he might be operating a gray 2005 Honda Civic bearing Georgia tag number PKC7765.

Albany and Dougherty County Police/Fire/EMS reports -- Jan. 24-26, 2015

Public safety roundup in Albany and Dougherty County for Saturday, Sunday and early Monday

The Albany Police Department responded to at least 51 incidents on Saturday, Sunday and the early hours of Monday, available reports show.

Nita Ann Marney

Nita Ann Marney, 59, of Camilla died Sunday, January 25, 2015 at her residence.

Ella Louise Bradley

Ella Louise Bradley, 61, of Albany died, Monday, January 26, 2015 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.

Bessie Allen

Bessie Allen, 87, of 104 Monk Street, Sylvester, Ga. died, January 26, 2015.

Mary Prudence Brown

Mary Prudence Brown, 89, of Albany, GA, died January 25, 2015

Mr. Steve Sylvester

Mr. Steve Sylvester, 52 of 1030 Flint Street, Dawson, GA died on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

Penny Gibbs

Penny Gibbs, 74, of 525 Grande St. Ashburn, Ga. died, January 24, 2015.

Tamara Dae Sizemore

Tamara (Tandy) Dae Sizemore died January 25, 2015

Annette Dorene Hubbard

Annette Dorene Hubbard, 53, of Albany, passed away, Monday, January 26, 2015 at Willson Hospice House.

James Dudley Cribb

James Dudley Cribb

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Sherry Florio Russo

Sherry (Shirley) Florio Russo, 88, died January 25, 2015

Annie B. Latimer

Annie B. Latimer, 90 of Albany, GA died on Friday, January 23, 2015.


LUCINDA JONES RICHARDSON, 72 of Albany, Georgia died Thursday, January 22, 2015 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital

Paul C. Poole, Jr.

Paul C. Poole, Jr., 72, of Albany, GA, died January 25, 2015.

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GEORGIE ANNE GEYER: Time to be practical about multiculturalism

OPINION: Multiculturalism sounds good, but its effect is divisive

Born out of the civil rights turmoil of the ’60s and ’70s, multiculturalism does not, for instance, mean enjoying the famous writers of Mexico or Nigeria; what it does mean is dividing nation-states, until now made up of millions of individuals, into sealed ethnic groups that then bargain for privilege.

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Thumbs Up! Jan 26, 2015

ALBANY HERALD EDITORIAL BOARD: Good news to start the week

Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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Capitol Votes -- Jan. 16-22, 2015

Here is how Georgia’s congressional delegation voted during the period of Jan. 16-22.

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