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Fan who died after falling from upper deck at Turner Field during Braves game ID'd

A fan fell from the upper deck at Turner Field during Saturday's Atlanta Braves game against the New York Yankees.

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Dougherty school system police official arrested on credit card charges

Theotis Gervin, assistant police chief, suspended without pay following arrest

Mark Pro, assistant special agent in charge of the GBI Sylvester office, confirmed that Theotis Gervin, the assistant police chief with the DCSSPD, was arrested on credit card fraud and misuse of office charges.

Cutts named Albany downtown manager

Former Community and Economic Development director returns to city government

Latoya Cutts has been named the city of Albany’s new downtown manager.

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Wrestling legend Roddy Piper dies

Piper suffered a heart attack

Born Roderick George Toombs, Roddy Piper joined the WWE in 1984 after getting his start with the NWA in the late 1970s.

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Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of Whitney Houston, dies at Duluth hospice

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late singer Whitney Houston, has died at a Duluth hospice center. She was 22-years-old.

Five dead, including gunman, in Tennessee military facilities shootings

Chattanooga shooting suspect identified: CBS

Five people were killed on Thursday including a suspected gunman who opened fire at two military-related facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee in an attack local officials described as an act of terrorism.

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Court documents: Bill Cosby testified he bought drugs to give women he wanted to have sex with

Court documents were obtained by the Associated Press

Entertainer Bill Cosby has been accused of using drugs by more than 40 women since 1960s, but has denied the allegations and has never been charged with a crime in connection to any of them.

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Paula Bacon Williams named Albany Museum of Art executive director

Interim director becomes permanent chief executive of art museum

The Albany Museum of Art’s Board of Trustees unanimously names Paula Bacon Williams its new executive director.

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Robert McIntosh resigns as Dougherty High School principal

Resignation takes Dougherty County School super Butch Mosely by surprise

Dougherty High School Principal Robert McIntosh has resigned effective June 24. McIntosh, who became Dougherty’s principal in October of 2013, resigned Wednesday.

Albany officials rescind job offer to downtown manager candidate

A letter to the downtown manager candidate says the offer has been withdrawn

The city of Albany has rescinded a job offer to downtown manager candidate Michael Syphoe after completing a detailed background check.

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Sharon Subadan named Albany city manager

Albany City Commission chooses Tom Berry's successor

Albany city commissioners have selected, pending contract negotiations, a new city manager who will run the day-to-day operations of Albany.

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Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev sentenced to death

Jury decides on lethal injection for 21-year-old Chechen

A federal jury on Friday sentenced Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death for helping to carry out the 2013 attack that killed three people and injured 264 at the world-renowned race, taking 15 hours to reach a decision.

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Dougherty High set to name Khadijah Ali as new girls hoops coach

Khadijah Ali set to be named new Dougherty High girls basketball coach

Officials at Dougherty County High School have recommended Khadijah Ali for the position of the new head coach of the girl’s basketball team.

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Dougherty set to name Khadijah Ali as new girls hoops coach

Former Albany State assistant replaces longtime coach Charlene Jackson

Principal Robert McIntosh said he was filing the necessary paperwork on Wednesday to Dougherty County Schools Superintendent Butch Mosely, who will present Ali for approval at the next school board meeting.

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Deal nominates Ocilla's Jay Roberts as new DOT Planning director

Roberts current serves as the Chairman of the House transportation committee.

Gov. Nathan Deal nominates Jay Roberts as new DOT Planning director

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