The free event includes arts stations for children
Family Day allows families to get acquainted with what the museum has to offer while also having an entertaining time.
Dominick Gheesling photos subject of new exhibit at Albany's Carnegie Library
WayDown, the latest exhibit hosted by the Albany Area Arts Council at the Carnegie Library, begins this week and will feature Valdosta artist Dominick Gheesling.
A roundup of news in metro Albany and Southwest Georgia
Convenience store robbed for third time; cancer benefit set; foreclosure rates down; lucky lottery player; old farm skills workshop rescheduled; county jail gets repairs funding.
Tony Williams: We were told business stimulus loan was forgiven
An Albany businessman who recently leased city-owned property defaulted on a previous business stimulus loan.
News and notes from around the DCSS
Police and fire reports
Police and fire reports
Albany Marine base kicking off month long domestic violence awareness campaign
The MCLB Domestic Violence Awareness Proclamation and Motorcycle Ride was held Tuesday. The riders started their ride from the parking lot adjacent to the installation’s main gate and went onto Fleming Road and Mock Road before arriving at the base chapel for a program meant to begin a month of educational activities at MCLB-Albany to observe Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
Elections officials choose not to OK Sunday ballots during early voting
A Dougherty County Commissioner wants the county Elections Board to reassess its decision not to allow Sunday voting.
Metro Albany gas prices Monday were significantly below the previous Monday, but were flat year to year
Experts think that after a leveling out gas prices should begin to move downward again.
Former Dougherty County commissioner speaks out at community meeting
A former Dougherty County government official makes some sharp remarks during a public forum to discuss a proposed pipeline in the county.
Incorporating some of the nutritious skins in the spread appeals to those who like natural products, researchers say
Peanut skins, which are removed and discarded in the peanut butter manufacturing process, are high in antioxidants and fiber.
Federal, state officials on hand for public discussion of proposed pipeline
A standing-room-only crowd shows up in Albany for a public forum called to discuss the proposed Sabal Trail natural gas pipeline.
Public safety roundup for Saturday, Sunday and early hours of Monday in Albany and Dougherty County
The Albany Police Department responded to at least 68 incidents on Saturday, Sunday and the early hours of Monday, available reports show.
Two businesses had cash stolen from them in separate theft incidents
Westside Grocery at 2314 W. Gordon Ave. became an armed robbery victim at 11:54 p.m. on Sunday, reports show. Phyllis Banks, spokeswoman for the APD, said officers responded to the business in reference to an armed robbery in progress. The victims said several unknown men entered the store at gunpoint with their faces covered.
The roommate of the slain occupant was wounded in the foot by the gunfire
Albany police reports say a man was killed and his roommate wounded when an ealry morning knock on their door was followed by gunshots.