Decorations brighten up the Christmas holidays
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Albany area job gain points toward lower unemployment rates for November
The Georgia Department of Labor announce that the Georgia unemployment rate declined to 7.7 percent in November, its lowest point in the last five year.
Area legislators hear Albany, Dougherty wish lists prior to opening of General Assembly
City, County officials present area lawmakers with a list of items they’d like to see moved upon in the next legislative session.
About three out of 10 Americans will travel over the Christmas and New Year’s holiday period
When it comes to holiday traveling, about 91 percent of Americans plan to drive.
Many local retail stores feel business has been good this year
With the Christmas shopping season in full swing many Albany area retailers say business has been steady and on par with, if not better than, last year.
County manager picks Bobby Watkins to direct EMS, fire operations
The purpose behind the creation of a public safety department is to cross train all employees to be both a firefighter and an EMS technician. When training and certifications are complete, each dually trained employee will become a “first responder” who can fight a fire or treat a patient.
Lee superintendent touts system's academic success
Dougherty Kiwanis Club is told that parental and community support. is a big reason for Lee County School District's success
Man gets life in Lee County murder
A man accused of murder gets life with possibility of parole.
The Albany cable provider plans to expand its TV lineup
Mediacom completes digital upgrades, will expand TV lineup and boost Internet speed.
State Rep. Ed Rynders reports that Lee County will receive Georgia DOT funding for two projects
The Lee County Commission also also adopted a new medical insurance plan that will begin Feb. 1 and require county employees to assume a higher share of the cost of insurance.
Fans vote Luke Bryan as the American Country Awards Artist of the Year
Florida Georgia Line are voted New Artist of the Year for the ACAs, winning a total of six awards Tuesday night.
The Christmas season is shining in metro Albany
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The Outstanding Georgia Young Peanut Farmer Award is based upon the applicant’s overall farm operation; environmental and stewardship practices; and leadership, civic, church, and community service activities.
The following is a list of events happening in the area this week.
Three area students earn scholarships from the University of Georgia