Chehaw festival challenged by cold and rain
Hurt by rain and a previous cold snap, the Chehaw Frontier Festival carries on.
Chehaw visitors to experience life in early America
Chehaw Park in Albany will demonstrate life in frontier America.
If Elvis Presley were alive today to celebrate his 79th birthday, he probably would get “All Shook Up” while holding his “Teddy Bear” and celebrating at “Heartbreak Hotel.”
The following is a list of events happening in the area this week.
Organist Robert McCormick will appear in concert at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church at 7 p.m. on Jan. 17.
These are the top 10 most-viewed stories for the week ending Jan. 3, 2014.
The arrest of a fugitive ex-banker accused of defrauding his bank of $21 million before apparently disappearing at sea tops the list of stories viewed at www.albanyherald.com over the past week.
Albany native part of latest incarnation of gospel music greats
The Mississippi Blind Boys have a hot new single and are putting the finishing touches on their first original album in more than two decades.
The Old Rocker: A look back at the year that just ended
Everybody will have special memories of 2013. For the Old Rocker, it is the year that many of the most successful music stars died.
Tickets must be purchased in advance by Jan. 17.
Darton State College’s Humanities Division is hosting a night of excitement and mayhem at the 4th Annual Murder Mystery Dinner fundraiser, which will be held Jan. 24 and 25 at 7 p.m. in the Darton Student Center.
Former Hope Ball has new sponsor, name
A formal fundraiser that formerly benefitted the American Cancer Society will now benefit the Cancer Coalition of South Georgia.
Eight roles are up for audition for the comedy Mama Wont Fly
Theatre Albany Artistic Director Mark Costello is looking for fill eight roles with six women and two men. Auditions are Sunday and Monday evenings.
Sponsorship levels range from $250 to $1,500.
2013 a monumental year for many Southwest Georgians
The Albany Herald filled its readers in on the meteoric rises and the precipitous falls during the past 365 days.
New Year's Eve celebration to raise funds for Humane Society programs
The Albany Humane Society wants to raise awareness and much needed funds at the organization’s "The Fur Flying" New Year’s Eve Bash fund raiser.
New conservation organization keeps Albany heritage alive
Albany’s 28th celebrity quail hunt will be the first ever sponsored by new conservation group Quail Albany.