Projections for the Flint River at Albany have been reduced, with the river now not expected to reach flood stage.
River and creek flooding is likely in areas of Southwest Georgia later this week after a weekend of heavy rains.
There are $22.7 million in projects currently underway at MCLB-Albany, many of which have been prompted by energy-efficiency efforts.
In all, roughly $60,000 has been invested to bring a telemedicine component to Centering Pregnancy, officials say.
An emergency center overhaul at Phoebe Dorminy Medical Center in Fitzgerald is among the projects the Phoebe Putney Health System will be engaged in this year.
University of Georgia officials predict improved outlook statewide in 2013.
When reviewing the economic prospects for the Albany area in 2013, they can be described as stable, but highly susceptible to market shocks. Referring to last year, despite seeing a Georgia economy finally growing at a faster rate than their regional counterparts, our area lagged. Despite Albany’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate falling from 10.1 percent to 9.5 percent over the last year, there was no net job growth in 2012.
John Prince III owns nine successful car dealerships in four South Georgia cities, including Albany.
A special 10-page section includes numerous financial-related stories on metro Albany issues.
Any snow that may come with Saturday's arctic front won't accumulate, weather officials say.
The governor has signed Senate Bill 24, which allows the state Department of Community Health to set hospital provider fee rates that are used to generate matching funds for federal Medicaid funds that are critical to the survival of a number of Georgia hospitals.
The Cancer Coalition of South Georgia is aiming to raise $10,000 through an upcoming event at Tony's Fitness Group.
These are notes on Southwest Georgia high school and college students.
A Quail Unlimited celebrity hunt is handled by Quail Albany now, the local chapter of the conservation group.
Since 1981, a Dougherty County nonprofit has provided help for battered women and children.