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Albany attorney Patrick Millsaps brings Southern charm to Hollywood

BHS Management has expanded its number of entertainment clients to 25

Albany lawyer Patrick Millsaps has found a new, unexpected career representing actors and is now expanding into movie and TV production. He says he’s “never had more fun than doing what I’m doing now.”

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National Hip-Hop conference continues at ASU

Hip-Hop conference in Albany examines aspects of art form

Circling the Elements, a national conference on hip-hop culture, continued through the weekend at Albany State University.

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Albany native Alexander Householder serving aboard USS Ronald Reagan

Navy Fireman Alexander Householder is a 2012 graduate of Westover High School

Named in honor of the former president, Navy officials say the carrier Reagan is longer than three football fields at nearly 1,100 feet long. It is 252 feet wide and weighs more than 100,000 tons. Two nuclear reactors can push the ship through the water at nearly 35 mph.

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Taking a walk in her shoes

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes benefits Lily Pad

Men, and a few women, put on high heels to walk a mile for the Lily Pad SANE Center.

Albany Area Community Calendar - April 19-27, 2015

A weekly calendar of civic club and organization meetings, reunions, volunteering opportunities, classes and seminars, and other notices.

The Albany Area Community Calendar is published Sundays. To have your item included, email southview@albanyherald.com by 5 p.m. Wednesday before Sunday publication.

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Luke Bryan on stage as ACM Awards turn 50

For the third consecutive year, Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan team as hosts as CBS televises The 50th Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday night from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

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New postmaster arrives in Albany

Albany postmaster sees promising future for post office

Gene Lofton came from Brunswick to take charge as Albany’s postmaster.

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Squawk of the Day - April 19, 2015

Pick up a copy of The Albany Herald to see what everyone is squawking about!

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Bright Side of the Day - April 19, 2015

Pick up a copy of The Albany Herald to find out about the Bright Side of life.

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CARLTON FLETCHER: Criminal police tear at the fabric of society

OPINION: Law enforcement betrayals are the worst kinds of criminal acts

The growing number of criminal acts by law enforcement officers is destroying the trust of the people they’re paid to protect.

Report: Georgia lags in public health spending

Georgia spends $18.48 per capita on public health

Georgia ranks 37th among states in per capita spending on public health, according to a newly released report.

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Kids in the kitchen

Kids learn about good health and nutrition at an Albany Mall event.

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BOB KORNEGAY: High Country Allure in the mountains

Outdoors: Sometimes we yearn for places the farther the better

Outdoorsmen (and women) love mountains because in many ways one is simply more “outdoors” in the mountains than he is in any other place on earth.

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Squawk of the Day - April 18, 2015

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