Arctic air is pushing its way down to the Gulf Coast
An early arctic blast brings chillier-then-normal temperatures to Southwest Georgia.
Flu vaccine, proper hand-washing are encouraged as measures to protect from flu
The holiday season is a time for traveling and family gatherings, but also a time to see more cases of certain infectious, diseases such as cold or flu, making it a priority to know what the protective measures are and to implement them.
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.
Ezekiel Holley supporters give push ahead of Election Day
Democratic Party of Georgia officials, including Chairman DuBose Porter, were with party leaders and community members in Albany and Dawson on Thursday campaigning for Ezekiel Holley, who is challenging state Rep. Gerald Greene, R-Cuthbert, for the District 151 seat up for grabs on Election Day on Tuesday.
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.
GAE President Sid Chapman said Gerald Green's background in education played a major role in endorsement
Georgia Association of Educators gives nod to Gerald Greene in House 151 contest.
Gerald Greene, who has been in the State House since 1983, is facing a challenge from Democrat Ezekiel Holley.
House Speaker David Ralston was in Albany Monday to throw his support behind Gerald Greene’s bid for re-election
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.