All three Pelham schools were locked down Tuesday as a precaution school officials say.
The driver of the car was taken to Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.
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.
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.
The Herald is working with the Cancer Coalition of South Georgia to raise awareness about screening for colorectal cancer.
These were the most-read stories at albanyherald.com for the week of March 1 through March 8, 2013.
More than 220 suggested names have been narrowed to seven. Voting will be open through 5 p.m. on March 8.
J. Harris Morgan was convicted of health care fraud in December 2011.
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.