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Development would include new Wal-Mart grocery concept, fueling station
The Albany City Commission paves the way for a new Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market near the corner of Westover Boulevard and Gillionville Road.
School superintendent teacher will be fired
Dougherty County School Superintendent David Mosely says accused teacher will be fired.
The unexpected loss of $2.6 in equalization funding complicates adding instruction days and eliminating furloughs
Elimination of four furlough days for Dougherty County School System staff would cost $2 million.
The Sherwood Acres teacher is a finalist for the county's top teacher award
Dougherty County’s Teacher of the year to be named at a banquet Thursday at the Hilton Garden Inn.
The county’s Teacher of the Year will be announced at a banquet Thursday
Sandra Masters is one of eight finalists for Dougherty County Teacher of the Year.
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Walker, 40, died on November 30 in crash in Santa Clarita, California
The brothers of actor Paul Walker, who died in November, will fill in for the late action star in order to complete scenes in the upcoming film "Fast & Furious 7."
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Public service roundup for Albany and Dougherty County
The Albany Police Department responded to at least 37 incidents on Monday and the early hours of Tuesday, available reports show.
OPINION: Republics need a new strategy with 2016 on the horizon
The GOP’s strategy of alienating women and minorities doesn’t play well in presidential politics.
Cop jailed in Sylvester
A longtime Sylvester law enforcement officer is arrested on charges of evidence tampering and making false statements.
Trojan Warrior Challenge fitness fundraiser will benefit Lee County Special Olympics
Lee County Special Olympics will be getting a boost this weekend when area athletes gather for the Trojan Warrior Challenge fitness fundraiser.
The following is a list of events happening in the area this week.
Temperatures, rainfall, and sun and moon information for the Albany area
Temperatures, rainfall, and sun and moon information for the Albany area.
The event was held last week at Darton State College
Ten Deerfield students place in foreign language competition.