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Theatre Albany's Mark Costello shares history of 'A Christmas Carol'

Theatre Albany changing its curtain times

News of the change was among information shared by longtime theatre director Mark Costello during his remarks to the Kiwanis Club of Dougherty County. Costello’s main topic during his appearance, though, was the upcoming production of “A Christmas Carol”, the classic holiday novella by Charles Dickens.

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Fantasy in Lights: Callaway Christmas light show marks 24th year | PHOTOS

The show will run through Jan. 2

The Fantasy in Lights show this year at Callaway Gardens will be the longest ever, running just past the dawn of the new year. The Christmas season event features about 8 million light.

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Tommy Gregors wears dual hats at Thronateeska, RiverQuarium | PHOTOS

Albany native has pair of downtown attractions on solid footing

Tommy Gregors has found his niche as director of both the Thronateeska Heritage Center and the Flint RiverQuarium.

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BARRY LEVINE: One-hit wonders who reach the top are rare

Patty Page's brother is among those achieving the feat

Here are five of the early No. 1 one-hit wonders whose careers were for the birds.

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'Saints & Strangers' tells a lesser known Pilgrim story

The four-hour movie airs Sunday and Monday on National Geographic Channel

As we get ready to sit down to Thanksgiving dinner this week to celebrate our country’s settling, National Geographic Channel presents a tale about the Pilgrims that most of us never learned in school.

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Thanksgiving documentary 'The Pilgrims' a true 'American Experience'

The two-hour program is broadcast Tuesday on PBS

As is the case with many legends, the real story of Thanksgiving is far more interesting, starting with the fact that the Pilgrims weren’t the first Europeans to put down roots on American soil.

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Albany Mistletoe Market attracts holiday shoppers | PHOTOS

More than 1oo vendors featured at two-day show

The Mistletoe market was back at the Albany Civic Center on Friday evening and Saturday, offering an array of unique or hand-crafted items.

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TV star Charlie Sheen says he is HIV positive

Charlie Sheen, 50, told NBC’s “Today” show he was diagnosed about four years ago and said the reason he disclosed the information was because he was being blackmailed.

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Kid Rock to headline Toadlick fest; early Wanee tickets available

Festival tickets give holiday shoppers options for music lovers on their gift list

Kid Rock has been announced as the headliner for the 2016 Toadlick Festival in Dothan, while early bird Wanee 2016 tickets will go on sale Monday.

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Albany Area Coming Up Calendar - Nov. 11-17, 2015

The following is a list of events happening in the area this week.

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Tickets on sale for Tifton ag museum Christmas events

Admission tickets are required to be purchased in advance

Tickets are now on sale for two popular Christmastime events at the Georgia Museum of Agriculture and Historic Village at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College — the Victorian Village by Candlelight and the North Pole Express.

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'Broke' but not out

'2 Broke Girls' get later than normal start to new season

Kat Dennings and Beth Behrs are getting a later start than usual as New York waitresses and cupcake entrepreneurs Max and Caroline, but they return to CBS with new episodes Thursday.

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Native American Experience coming to Tifton ag museum and village

GoNativeNow, a Native American-owned and operated educational group, will be featured

The Native American Experience and Cane Grinding will be 4 p.m.-9 p.m. on Nov. 21 at the Georgia Museum of Agriculture and Historic Village at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

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Kendrick Brothers film 'War Room' out on DVD and Blu-Ray Dec. 22

Church site licenses became available for pre-purchase Monday

The film, meant to demonstrate the power of prayer, centers on a seemingly perfect family who find needed help for their problems from an elderly widow named Miss Clara. It stars Priscilla C. Shirer, T.C. Stallings , Karen Abercrombie and Beth Moore, Alex Kendrick and comedian Michael Jr.

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BARRY LEVINE: Three Dog Night featured three lead singers

THE OLD ROCKER: Group topped the country in hits and sales from 1969 to 1974

Cory Wells, co-founder of the immensely popular 1970s rock band Three Dog Night died on Oct. 21 in his hometown of Buffalo, N.Y. Wells had been fighting cancer.