Leesburg race honors fallen military heroes
Leesburg’s second 9/11 Heroes Run attracted 150 runners, up from the initial event’s 120..
OUTLOOK 2014: A refurbished Dougherty High School set to reopen in August of next year
Dougherty High renovations ongoing, Lee County looking to athletics facilities upgrades
The Senate action sends the bill to the president for his signature
Both of Georgia’s U.S. senators support passage of a new, five-year farm bill.
CELEBRITY WATCH: Phillip Phillips getting ready for Canada tour
Alex Kendrick will hit the big screen in May in a movie starring Patricia Heaton, while Paula Deen takes her cokking show on the road to New York state.
Luke Bryan will co-host the Academy of Country Music Awards show on April 6.
Southwest Georgia congressional delegation mixed on reactions to State of the Union address (VIDEOS)
Republicans are critical of President Obama for what they see as job-killing policies
U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop has a positive reaction to the president’s speech, while U.S. Rep. Austin Scott is critical, as are Georgia’s two U.S. senators.
Advice given on how to protect against the tiny inspect
There are more than 7,000 species of thrips, but only two cause problems for Georgia farmers and UGA researchers — tobacco thrips and western flower thrips.
Mathis says life has slowed a bit since her Top 10 finish at last year's Miss America Pageant
Miss Georgia, Carly Mathis, urges Kiwanians to ‘make a difference in someone’s life.’
Dougherty County elections supervisor to speak at Albany Civil Rights Institute
The Lee County Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for the 2014 Leadership Lee program.
Luke Bryan and Jennifer Nettles have concerts scheduled for Atlanta and Jacksonville this year
Phillip Phillips appears to be focusing on song writing and studio work, while the Kendrick brothers are writing a script for their production company’s first film.
The two-part concert tour includes a July 25 performance at the Lakewood amphitheater in Georgia
Luke Bryan’s That’s My Kind of Night Tour includes stadium shows in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and Chicago.
Chehaw festival challenged by cold and rain
Hurt by rain and a previous cold snap, the Chehaw Frontier Festival carries on.
Rick Muggridge will serve a second year-long term as chairman of the board
Dennis Roland was elected by his fellow commissioners to serve another year-long term as vice chairman of the Lee County Commission.
New evidence leads to arrest in 6-year-old homicide case
Charges are pending against a suspect in the Jan. 15, 2008 slaying of A.J. Mosely, 82, of Smithville.
The long-time U.S. representative from the 2nd District says he is cancer-free
Rep. sanford Bishop, D-Albany, says he will remain bald for an indefinite time as a show of solidarity with fellow cancer survivors.