A silent peanut pest is eating away at profits and has Georgia producers concerned. The burrower bug can wreak havoc on a farmer’s peanuts without him even knowing.
The Hospital Authority and Phoebe Putney Health System have agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that the acquisition of Palmyra Medical Center violated federal antitrust laws.
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that metro Albany’s unemployment rate decreased to 9.8 percent in July, down four-tenths of a percentage point from 10.2 percent in June. The rate was 10.1 percent in July a year ago.
Emergency management staffers believe the area will avoid major flooding unless heavy rains arrive
While gas pump prices nationally and in Georgia have declined over the past week, motorists in metro Albany have seen a nine-cent average price hike.
Metro Albany has the lowest average gas prices of any Georgia metro area Monday as fuel costs decline.
For the first time since 2000, The Albany Herald has a design change.
As of Friday afternoon, there were 75 tickets remaining for an upcoming magic show at the Main Street Theatre.
Michelle Nunn is looking to fill the U.S. Senate seat soon to be vacated by U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Moultrie.
Elliott Minor covered Southwest Georgia for more than two decades for The Associated Press.
Seasonal factors contributed to the rise in unemployment rates in June, Georgia Department of Labor officials said.
The two institutions teamed up to generate more than 3,400 jobs in the southwest Georgia region.
A catfish dinner with all the trimmings and a Broadway musical are the main attractions of the latest event by the Main Street Theatre here.
In less than six months, Albany has surpassed rain totals for all of 2012.
Georgia's delegation splits across partisan lines as well on the agricultural legislation.