Sen. Johnny Isakson touts David Perdue while Gov. Nathan Deal stresses business, jobs and reforms
State Republican leaders visit the Albany airport Monday in last-day push on the eve of election day
November a month of fairs, festivals, feasting and the arrival of Santa in Albany and Southwest Georgia
The Exchange Club Fair of Southwest Georgia opens a busy November
Santa Claus will beat the Thanksgiving turkey to town as the holiday season gets into full swing in Albany and Southwest Georgia.
The ride home from work will be darker next week after clocks fall back an hour
Standard time will resume at 2 a.m. Sunday, which means daybreak and sunset next week will seem to be earlier.
One killed, another injured on Milford Road in Baker County
An early morning accident in Baker County claims the life of one and injures another. Troopers say fog may have been a contributing factor.
Albany again leads the eight Georgia metro areas with the lowest average cost of retail gas
Metro Albany motorists were paying an average of $2.663 Monday, with some stations selling as low as $2.589 Monday.
The Exchange Club of Albany prepares for 68th annual Southwest Georgia Regional Fair
Few things signal that fall is in full swing like the smell of funnels cakes, the sing-song voice of a carnival barker and the flashing lights of the midway as residents enjoy another year of the Southwest Georgia Regional Fair held each year at Albany’s Exchange Club Fairgrounds.
Textile manufacturer pollution, state water policy issues cited as problems for Flint River
The annual Dirty Dozen spotlights threats to the Georgia water resources as well as the polluters and state policies or failures that ultimately harm — or could harm — Georgia property owners, downstream communities, fish and wildlife, hunters, anglers, boaters and swimmers.
Metro Albany had the best average gas price in the state Monday at $2.812
Retail gas could be pruchased for less than $2.70 a gallon Monday at some Albany stations.
The 41st annual Artesian City Car Show draws about 100 entrants
Autos ranging from the 1920s to the 2013 were on display Saturday at the 41st annual Artesian City Car Club Show.
Election season throughout Georgia is well under way
Many Dougherty County voters took advantage of the Columbus Day holiday to cast their ballots in several federal, state and local elections as early voting opened throughout Georgia Monday.
Metro Albany motorists are paying 28.5 cents less per gallon than the same date last year
Retail gas experts believe the downward pressure on gas prices will continue and that the Georgia average for a gallon of gas could be below $3 by Thanksgiving.
Stories for children have various levels of humor and chills, depending on the age of the child
Halloween stories for younger kids tend to take humorous turns, while a few more chills make it into books for older children.
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 email@example.com by 5 p.m. Wednesday before Sunday publication.
Four-day float will end at Lake Seminole
Georgia River Network, creator of Paddle Georgia, an annual week-long summer canoe/kayak camping adventure, will host a four-day Paddle Georgia Fall Float on the Flint Oct. today through Monday between Albany and Bainbridge.
GasBuddy reported a dozen stations in metro Albany on Thursday selling gas at $2.999 or lower
Experts on gas prices say the decline in average costs at the pump could continue at least until Thanksgiving.