Terrell County


Albany 2013 One Warm Coat project under way

Second Harvest of South Georgia and Central Monitoring coordinate coat effort in Albany

The Albany One Warm Coat project will run through Jan. 15. The One Warm Coat hotline is (229) 434-1176.

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Dawson mayor is shot at his home

Dawson Mayor Christopher Wright was in surgery Friday

Dawson police responded Thursday night to a shooting call and found Dawson Mayor Christopher Wright seriously injured with multiple gunshot wounds.

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Home buyers beware of high priced real estate deeds

Albany lawyers say paying large amounts for real estate deeds is unnecessary

Albany attorneys and real estate agents want consumers to know paying an outside company large amounts of money to obtain certified copies of property deeds is unnecessary.

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Albany joins trend of dropping gas prices

Retail gas prices decline in metro Albany by 12.7 cents per gallon from gas prices last week.

At an average of $3.179, metro Albany gas prices at the pump ranked third lowest among the eight metro area in Georgia on Monday.

Metro Albany gas cheapest in state

For the third time in four weeks, metro Albany leads off the week with the best average price at the gas pump.

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Florida lawsuit threatens irrigation practices in Southwest Georgia

Experts say Georgia farmers are among the nation’s most efficient in their use of water for irrigation practices.

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Region braces for tropical storm

Tropical Storm Karen is expected bring winds and rain to Southwest Georgia this weekend.

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Rep. Sanford Bishop issues statement in regard to shutdown

Congressman says American people have a right to be mighty fed up.

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Dawson Airport hosts fly-in

Airport officials hope the fly-in will become an annual event.

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Pump price slide continues

A group of stations in East Albany continue to pace the market for motorists.

Albany unemployment rate decreases in August

Albany and Southwest Georgia unemployment continues to steadily decline. Decrease in rates can be attributed to a reduction in the labor force.

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Southwest Georgia to see among highest health plan rates

Among the lowest qualified health plan rates to come out of the market place under the Affordable Care Act shows that the lowest rates will be in the north Georgia area.

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HHS Regional Director Pamela Roshell visits Albany, discusses health reform

A forum presented by state Sen. Freddie Powell Sims, District 12, presented a forum featuring Pamela Roshell from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to discuss the Affordable Care Act in relation to the market place.

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Escaped inmate captured near Atlanta

An escapee from the Terrell County Correctional Institute enjoyed a brief taste of freedom Monday night — three hours to be exact.

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SOWEGA Senior Center moving toward December completion, in need of donations

Fundraising continues for the massive new center for senior citizens in the metro Albany area.