The 27th annual Georgia Peanut Tour will be held in south Georgia, Sept. 17-19. Started as an effort to attract more buyers to the state, the tour is an opportunity for industry leaders and farmers to showcase the crop’s quality and planting and how peanuts are handled post-harvest.
A silent peanut pest is eating away at profits and has Georgia producers concerned. The burrower bug can wreak havoc on a farmer’s peanuts without him even knowing.
Emergency management staffers believe the area will avoid major flooding unless heavy rains arrive
For the first time since 2000, The Albany Herald has a design change.
Michelle Nunn is looking to fill the U.S. Senate seat soon to be vacated by U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Moultrie.
Elliott Minor covered Southwest Georgia for more than two decades for The Associated Press.
The two institutions teamed up to generate more than 3,400 jobs in the southwest Georgia region.
Georgia's delegation splits across partisan lines as well on the agricultural legislation.
Brig. Gen. John Broadmeadow will formally assume command of Marine Corps Logistics Command in late July.
More than a 100 survivors and their families gather for lunch, line dancing, fellowship and to celebrate another year.
A Calhoun County woman has been charged with 28 counts of theft-related offenses, say officials with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation in Sylvester.
A county-by-county breakdown from the Labor Department shows that Dougherty County had an unemployment rate of 9.5 percent in April.
For the first time, fallen area soldiers will be honored with crosses at the Albany Mall.
This is a periodic column that reports on Southwest Georgians who are in or joining the military.
Commencements for Sherwood and Terrell Academy will start a long parade of high school graduations.