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Mitchell Couny family farm grows with each generation

The farmland has been in the Robinson family's possession for a century

Farming runs in the family at Mitchell County’s Robinson Farms.

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Summit Drive home is Yard of the Month for August | PHOTO GALLERY

The residence of Norma and Ken Eder has been named August 2014 Yard of the Month

The colors that Norma and Ken Eder selected for their home make “quite an impact,” officials with the Daffodil Garden Club say.

Albany Area Births: Aug. 3-11, 2014

Unless otherwise noted, the following births took place at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany from August 3-11, 2014.

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Art auction to benefit humane society

Artists for Animals scheduled Spet. 16 at Albany Museum of Art

Throughout the last few months, various local and regional artists were invited to create individual works of art in various mediums, while drawing inspiration from animals. Nearly 30 pieces of art will be auctioned at the Artists for Animals event.

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Albany Area Business Portfolio - Aug. 17, 2014

Dunn, Stephens accept Phoebe Putney-related positions

Eric Hooper, an attorney with the law firm of Moore, Clarke, DuVall & Ridgers P.C., has been appointed to serve as a member of the Community Outreach Committee of the Real Property, Trust and Estate section of the American Bar Association.

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Turned down for jobs, Albany veteran creates his own business

Marine, partner create 'Odd Jobber' business when rebuffed for employment

A 31-year-old Marine declared 80 percent disabled says he’s too young to remain idle, despite VA diagnosis.

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Squawk of the Day - Aug. 17, 2014

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

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Bright of the Day - Aug. 17, 2014

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

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JULIE WELLS: Kick off football season with this cheesy, creamy pepperoni dip

THE RECIPE BOX: This spicy treat isn't going to help you in the weight area

Spiced with pepperoni, this creamy dip will tackle anybody’s taste buds while watching the big game.

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Tift Park Community Market in Albany still going strong

Friends of Tift Park vendors stay busy at weekly Albany market

the Friends of Tift Park Community Market is going strong after five weeks of Saturday selling.

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MARY BRASWELL: Looking Back, Aug. 17, 2014

From the jail to city government to schools, all the news could be found in the Daily Herald.

The condition of the jail was of great interest to anyone unfortunate enough to visit the place.

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Girl Scouts looking forward to coming year

Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia officials getting word out on upcoming year for the organization

In terms of fundraisers, one of the biggest for the Girl Scouts is the Bucks and Bows Dinner and Auction currently slated for 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 23 at Chehaw Park.

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Walmart, Albany State University announce partnership

The retail giant and the university say they will team up to develop a more diverse and skilled regional workforce.

Walmart, Albany State announce partnership to develop regional workforce

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Four Darton State College faculty, staff members honored with NISOD Awards

The NISOD Excellence Award is the most coveted award among two-year colleges and is designed to recognize and honor individuals who have made outstanding contributions at their institutions.

Four Darton State College faculty, staff members honored with NISOD Awards

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Albany State University bids farewell to Leroy Bynum | VIDEO

The former dean of ASU's College of Arts and Humanities was honored with a roast Friday night

ASU holds roast to bid farewell to former dean Leroy Bynum.


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