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.
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.
The Meals on Wheels program of the SOWEGA Council on Aging is one of 10 programs to get a $10,000 grant Friday.
The majority of confirmed flu cases in the Southwest Georgia area this season have been Type A, officials say.
A meeting in Albany is the fifth held since 2011 as part of an effort to reach every service region in the state.
The SOWEGA Council on Aging says that the organization provided $10.3 million in community based care services during 2012.
U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss says anti-tax lobbyist Grover Norquist has no plan to pay down the national debt.
Officials say traffic at a local hospital's emergency center has increased by 20-30 percent over the last two weeks.
A Pine Avenue building in Albany is expected to be bustling with activity this week as it accepts donations from churches.
U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop says getting the country's fiscal house in order is the top priority.
The Marine Corps was officially established on Nov. 10, 1775.