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Albany Area Kitchen Inspections -- Oct. 19-22, 2015

These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty County Environmental Health Offices Oct. 19-22.

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Dentistry a family affair for Carlons

Albany father, son become endodontists, mother, daughter general dentists

With their two children going into the same field, Rebecca and Daniel Carlon Sr. built a legacy they were not expecting.

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Michelle Avera aims to creat new legacy at Who's Who

Michelle Avera a first time business owner at Who’s Who

When former owner Ruth McManus announced she was closing Albany clothing boutique Who’s Who, it appeared a long-lasting era was coming to end, until Michelle Avera stepped in to not only keep the store alive but hopefully expand it’s reach.

Walmart hiring for new Albany Neighborhood Market

Walmart Neighborhood Market set to open this winter

As construction of a new Walmart Neighborhood Market nears closer to completion, the comany has opened a temporary hiring center where it hopes to fill 95 association positions.

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Blighted property gains attention of Albany officials

East Albany widow frightened by young people gathering at blighted property near her home

Ward I Albany City Commissioner Jon Howard involves city officials in widow’s call to clean up blighted property.

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ASU hosts Governor's High Demand Career Initiative discussion

Industry reps share skills needs at Governor's High Demand Career Initiative session

Throughout an informative panel discussion held Wednesday at Albany State University (ASU) representatives from several of Southwest Georgia’s most important industries make it clear to local and state educators that a large part of those companies’ future success depends on finding a workforce that has a combination of varying technical skills and requisite soft skills to be successful.

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Procter & Gamble recognized as Albany Area Chamber of Commerce's Partner of the Year

Participation in the Partners in Excellence Program has swelled to 242 businesses and community organizations.

More than 300 business, community leaders and Dougherty County School System gathered Wednesday morning as the school system recognized their Partners in Excellence at a Rise N Shine Breakfast.

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Albany-Dougherty EDC receives international award of excellence

Economic development group recognized for development, implementation of strategic plan

The Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission receives an award for excellence from the International Economic Development Council.

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Sunbelt Ag Expo opens 38th annual show | PHOTOS

Billed as America's Premier Farm Show, it is the largest with outdoor farm demonstrations

The 38th annual Sunbelt Ag Expo in Moultrie opened to a huge crowd on Tuesday.

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Revolving portion of jobs fund should impact downtown development

Albany Commission to decide on use of jobs fund for purchase of downtown property

The Albany City Commission is expected to vote Tuesday on a memorandum of understanding that will finalize city purchase of downtown property.

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Albany Technical College inducts 20 into National Technical Honor Society

Albany businessman Ben Barrow speaks at the annual event

Albany Technical College conducted its annual fall National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) induction ceremony last week, inducting 20 students into the organization.

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TAD expected to play crucial role in downtown development

Development 'tool' paves way for new taxes to be used in district

A downtown Albany Tax Allocation District approved by county voters in 2008 may finally pay deividends in development of the inner city.

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Albany Area Kitchen Inspections - Oct. 13-18, 2015

These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty County Environmental Health Offices Oct. 5-10.

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Sunbelt Ag Expo opens Tuesday in Moultrie

More than 1,200 exhibitors will be displaying their wares

Show hours are 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday, and 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Thursday. Admission price is $10 per person per day. Children under 10 are admitted free with a parent. A multi-day admission ticket is $20. Credit cards and personal checks will not be accepted at the ticket booths during show days.

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Business Portfolio - Oct. 18, 2015

Dew named president, CEO of Pellicano Construction

Local construction giant Pellicano Construction announced this week that long-time associate Stephen Dew has assumed the role of President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Albany-based company.

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