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Utility department is testing voice component to enhance bundling capabilities
The telecommunications department of Albany’s Water, Gas and Light Commission has increased revenue significantly from last year’s totals.
The Dogwood Antique Show and Sale will take place at the Leslie Civic Center today through Sunday.
Family business owners would have the option to buy the downtown property during proposed lease
A downtown businessman has asked the Albany-Dougherty Inner City Authority to lease him former skate park property so he can relocate his footwear business and expnd it.
Police help residents deal with wild animals
Following an incident with a wild fox, Albany police issue resources for wild animal issues.
Slight rise in rate for southwest Georgia
The Georgia Department of Labor (DOL) announced this week that metro Albany was one of only three metro areas throughout the state which saw a decrease in unemployment in January, when the rate dropped to 8 percent, down from the 8.2 percent reported for December.
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Albany’s mayor one of 12 to be honored at Georgia Minority Business Awards program
Albany Mayor Dorothy Hubbard is recognized as one of 12 recipients of Georgia Minority Business Awards.
District attorney will not reopen 2011 death ruled to be a suicide
Dougherty District Attorney Greg Edwards says there is insufficient evidence to reactivate an investigation into the death of Natalie Eppler in 2011.
Temperatures, rainfall, and sun and moon information for the Albany area
Temperatures, rainfall, and sun and moon information for the Albany area.
The Orchestra SINGS concert will be preceded by an instrument petting zoo
The family-friendly performance is an extension of the annual Carnegie Hall educational event for Dougherty and Lee County students earlier Friday.
Worth County High Prinicipal Russ Chesser among final three candidates
Calhoun County releases list of school superintendent finalists. Worth County High Prinicipal Russ Chesser among final three candidates
Colquitt County school chief Sam DePaul, DCSS interim Butch Mosely appear to be at the top of the list.
Dougherty County School System moves a step closer to hiring permanent superintendent. Colquitt County school chief Sam DePaul, DCSS interim Butch Mosely appear to be at the top of the list.
U.S. marshals arrest Demonta Price, wanted in the slaying of Jameyt Spurlock
Marshals had been searching for Price since Jan. 6, locating the fugitive in Tallahassee.
A TABLE WITH A VIEW: Music has taken T. Marshall Jones to places he had never dreamed of seeing
A grandmother’s wisdom, a family’s love and a first guitar at age 5 set T. Marshall Jones on a successful life and career path that he has found to be fulfilling.
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Grammy winners each to perform full shows at Albany venue
Grammy winners Anthony Hamilton and Fantasia Barrino will headline Saturday’s fourth annual Soulfest concert.
National pizza chain Sbarro closes Albany Mall location amidst bankruptcy
The Albany Mall has one less tenant in the food court now that Sbarro Pizza has closed in wake of the company’s recent bankruptcy filing.
Public safety roundup for Albany and Dougherty County
The Albany Police Department responded to at least 26 incidents on Monday and the early hours of Tuesday, available reports show.