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Squawk of the Day - Aug. 21, 2014

Pick up a copy of The Albany Herald to find out what everybody’s squawking about.

Albany-Dougherty Police/Fire/EMS reports - August 21, 2014

Public safety roundup for Albany and Dougherty County

The Albany Police Department responded to at least 16 incidents on Tuesday and the early hours of Wednesday, available reports show.

Property crime focus of Albany meeting

Meeting to discuss property crime in Albany

Jon Howard’s town hall meeting will discuss property crime in east Albany

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Dougherty County School official thinks new school year off to good start

The DCSS's Jack Willis says most of the early problems with transportation have been ironed out

DCSS officials say school openings have gone smoothly.

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Phillip Phillips to headline Music=Change

Music=Change benefit concert Friday night to feature Phillip Phillips

Former American Idol winner and platinum recording artist Phillip Phillip is returning to his hometown this weekend to lend his support to a good cause as headliner of the Music=Change benefit.

Albany Almanac - Aug. 21, 2014

Temperatures, rainfall, and sun and moon information for the Albany area

Temperatures, rainfall, and sun and moon information for the Albany area.

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Albany-Dougherty Drug Unit makes drug arrest

Albany drug agents arrest one in raid

In a collaboration with four other agencies, the Albany-Dougherty Drug Unit completes drug raid

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Albany man charged with stalking, arson

Man charged with arson after domestic dispute

An Albany man is charged with stalking his girl and setting fire to her residence.

Warwick City Council not likely to revisit firing of former police chief David Morris

Some residents want David Morris reinstated, but their pleas fall on deaf ears

Crowd urges Warwick council to reinstate fired police chief

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Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission continuing outreach to area businesses

Albany-Dougherty EDC reaching out, maintaining marketing campaign

An update was given on the business of the Renewal Task Force on Wednesday, which has centered primarily around the Only One Albany campaign. The report from the Renewal Task Force meeting on Aug. 6 stated that all the creative materials are out for the campaign, which tie back to www.onlyonealbany.com.

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Lane Price talks about 'Strategic Road Map' for the Dougherty School System

Group will meet twice monthly until April 2015 to come up 10-year plan for the district

Price discusses ‘Strategic Road Map’ with the BOE

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Lee student's artwork featured at U.S. Capitol

Savana Harris’ artwork will be on display at the U.S. Capitol for one year.

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Squawk of the Day - Aug. 20, 2014

Pick up a copy of The Albany Herald to find out what everybody’s squawking about.

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Albany Area Coming Up Calendar - Aug. 20-26, 2014

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

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Author seeks to help others through personal testimony

“How She Fought,” is now available on amazon.com at national bookstores Books-A-Million and Barnes and Noble.

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