A Norcross firm will conduct an environmental and historical study before the site can be renovated by the city.
A bill, which the Georgia Water Coalition contended contained a “poison pill,” is defeated in the Georgia House.
Georgia Water Coalition says new water bill threatens rivers, property rights and taxpayers.
The metro Albany unemployment rate was 9.2 percent last month, lower than the 9.9 percent rate from February 2012.
Motorists will be limited to 55 miles per hour in the Hickory Grove area if they want to obey the law.
Board allocates $642,856 for exterior work on Lee County Middle School East.
More than $2 million in new spending is being sought by Lee County department heads and elected officials.
Lee County native and former American Idol winner Phillip Phillips' debut single "Home" has hit quadruple platinum, eclipsing four million downloads and purchases.
A former Sumter County administrator will serve as Lee County's interim administrator.
A new Albany Herald feature will give readers an opportunity to share some of the better things about Southwest Georgia.
A fundraiser exceeds its goal in raising money to fight cancer in Southwest Georgia.
An interim county administrator has withdrawn because of health issues.
The Herald is working with the Cancer Coalition of South Georgia to raise awareness about screening for colorectal cancer.
Lee County High School may be the only school in Georgia participating in the International Asteroid Search Collaboration.
These were the most-read stories at albanyherald.com for the week of March 1 through March 8, 2013.