Albany again leads the eight Georgia metro areas with the lowest average cost of retail gas
Metro Albany motorists were paying an average of $2.663 Monday, with some stations selling as low as $2.589 Monday.
Worth and Terrell County school districts are included on the list
Connections in the Classroom awards $36.7 million to 102 school districts and one charter school to improve high-speed broadband Internet access for students.
The Exchange Club of Albany prepares for 68th annual Southwest Georgia Regional Fair
Few things signal that fall is in full swing like the smell of funnels cakes, the sing-song voice of a carnival barker and the flashing lights of the midway as residents enjoy another year of the Southwest Georgia Regional Fair held each year at Albany’s Exchange Club Fairgrounds.
Textile manufacturer pollution, state water policy issues cited as problems for Flint River
The annual Dirty Dozen spotlights threats to the Georgia water resources as well as the polluters and state policies or failures that ultimately harm — or could harm — Georgia property owners, downstream communities, fish and wildlife, hunters, anglers, boaters and swimmers.
Metro Albany had the best average gas price in the state Monday at $2.812
Retail gas could be pruchased for less than $2.70 a gallon Monday at some Albany stations.
These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty and Lee County Environmental Health Offices Oct. 6-17.
The 41st annual Artesian City Car Show draws about 100 entrants
Autos ranging from the 1920s to the 2013 were on display Saturday at the 41st annual Artesian City Car Club Show.
A roundup of education news and events for Metro Albany and Southwest Georgia
Deerfield’s Will Calhoun named Commended Scholar; Worth Elementary seeking food donations; Darton State College plans “One Day of Giving” event.
Weather is picture perfect for Georgia Peanut Festival
Streets of Sylvester were lined with parade watchers Saturday as Worth County celebrated peanuts at its annual Georgia Peanut Festival.
News updates for Metro Albany and Southwest Georgia
Weather expected to be excellent for Sylvester peanut festival; Sabal Trail schedules Monday evening open house; wife injured in Cordele plane crash in Macon hospital SICU
Sylvester police warn of senior citizen scam
Sylvester police are seeking female robbery suspects.
Election season throughout Georgia is well under way
Many Dougherty County voters took advantage of the Columbus Day holiday to cast their ballots in several federal, state and local elections as early voting opened throughout Georgia Monday.
Metro Albany motorists are paying 28.5 cents less per gallon than the same date last year
Retail gas experts believe the downward pressure on gas prices will continue and that the Georgia average for a gallon of gas could be below $3 by Thanksgiving.
Stories for children have various levels of humor and chills, depending on the age of the child
Halloween stories for younger kids tend to take humorous turns, while a few more chills make it into books for older children.
GasBuddy reported a dozen stations in metro Albany on Thursday selling gas at $2.999 or lower
Experts on gas prices say the decline in average costs at the pump could continue at least until Thanksgiving.