Friends confirm Ed Lightsey passed away Thursday
Ed Lightsey was a senior correspondent for Georgia Trend magazine for a number of years.
BOE to hold face-to-face with Colquitt County School Superintendent Sam DePaul
Dougherty County School Board to interview superintendent candidate today. BOE to hold face-to-face with Colquitt County School Superintendent Sam DePaul
Shakelia P. Williams, 31, was found Thursday with a gunshot wound at Westwind Apartments
The Albany Police Department was called to the scene of a shooting to find a woman, about 30 years of age, dead from a gunshot wound.
Paula Deen to open eatery near Dollywood
The first major enterprise in celebrity chef Paula Deen's comeback is Paula Deen's Family Kitchen, a $20 million restaurant and retail operation in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.
More than 1,500 runners are expected to compete in the 8th annual Albany Marathon and Half-Marathon Powered by Snickers
Runners are expected to be greeted by a 20 percent chance of rain and temperatures in the low 40s when the races start at 7 a.m. Saturday.
In a close vote, the board decides to not take action on breed-specific restrictions
Five commissioners vote to delay action on a pit bull ordinance.
The Albany native offers another apology at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival
The founder of the Miami event says Paula Deen, who recently restructured her business as Paula Deen Ventures, will always be welcome at the event.
The Heritage Center will house important documents from the history of Albany
Thronateeska Heritage Center recently completed a new archives center that will house important documents from Albany’s past.
Albany mans e-book recounts his 2,107-mile, 18-day trip in a small boat down the Mississippi River
At age 70, Dave Krantz traveled from Minneapolis to New Orleans in a small boat.
Luncheon educates on diabetes, Medicare coverage
Available statistics show that there were 44 deaths in Dougherty County in 2011 in relation to diabetes.
The following is a list of meeting happening in the area this week.
The Albany Chorale’s annual fundraiser will be held Feb. 27.
Managers appointed at local health club
Steve Nix and Leah Vann have been promoted to management positions with Tony’s Fitness Group on Westover Boulevard.
These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty and Lee Environmental Health Offices Feb. 12 through 19.
Event benefits church-supported ministeries
St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church of Albany is supporting two worthwhile causes on March 15 with an event the whole family can enjoy.