When reviewing the economic prospects for the Albany area in 2013, they can be described as stable, but highly susceptible to market shocks. Referring to last year, despite seeing a Georgia economy finally growing at a faster rate than their regional counterparts, our area lagged. Despite Albany’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate falling from 10.1 percent to 9.5 percent over the last year, there was no net job growth in 2012.
John Prince III owns nine successful car dealerships in four South Georgia cities, including Albany.
A special 10-page section includes numerous financial-related stories on metro Albany issues.
A special runoff election won’t be scheduled until after the Georgia Supreme Court renders its opinion.
Any snow that may come with Saturday's arctic front won't accumulate, weather officials say.
The Cancer Coalition of South Georgia is aiming to raise $10,000 through an upcoming event at Tony's Fitness Group.
These are notes on Southwest Georgia high school and college students.
A Quail Unlimited celebrity hunt is handled by Quail Albany now, the local chapter of the conservation group.
Since 1981, a Dougherty County nonprofit has provided help for battered women and children.
Chehaw “traders and buckskinners” in period dress gather to demonstrate life in the early days.
Flu activity generally peaks in January and February, public health officials say.
Sheriff Dana Meade and Challenger Tim Williamson must wait until after the state's highest court renders a decision.
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital and the Albany Mall are among the venues set to host upcoming blood drives.
Georgia’s health care industry is a national leader in remote medical diagnostics and treatment.
Georgia State Troopers are cautioning drivers to plan for a sober designated driver if alcohol consumption will be part of their holiday celebrations this year.