This is a periodic column that reports on Southwest Georgians who are in or joining the military.
Eddie Streeter crashed his motorcycle in Albany following a chase that was initiated in Terrell County, reports show.
Officers of several law enforcement agencies arrest two and "rescue" a small child.
Officers of the Dawson Police Department raided an active methamphetamine lab last night, arrested the husband and wife team operating it, and "rescued" a three-year-old boy, police officials say.
Commencements for Sherwood and Terrell Academy will start a long parade of high school graduations.
The Senior Life Enrichment Center being constructed for the SOWEGA Council on Aging is set to be complete at the end of November.
Glen Rains says his ultimate goal is to develop an automated field scout for growers.
A Dawson motorcyclist tries to outrun a sheriff's deputy, but instead crashes his bike in Albany.
The metro Albany unemployment rate was 9.2 percent last month, lower than the 9.9 percent rate from February 2012.
drug arrest was made Thursday morning in Dawson, officials say.
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.
The Dawson City Council voted 4-2 in February to stop Mayor Chris Wright from using a city-owned vehicle.
More than 220 suggested names have been narrowed to seven. Voting will be open through 5 p.m. on March 8.