The Blessing of the Hands is part of Pheoeb’s observance of National Hospital Week
The group of 40 young professionals are recognized at an annual luncheon Thursday
The Albany Herald and the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce recognized Southwest Georgia’s 40 Under Forty with a luncheon Thursday at Stonebridge Country Club.
Some parts of Southwest Georgia could get 8 inches of rain by Wednesday evening
A powerful storm system that has spawned rain, wind and tornadoes that have destroyed property and claimed at least 30 lives in central southern states is moving through Georgia today and tomorrow.
Sylvester police are asking for help from public in locating Jonathan Tellis
None of the 10 students aboard the bus nor the driver of the car that hit it was injured in the wreck Wednesday afternoon.
These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty and Worth County Environmental Health Offices April 11-17, 2014.
New branches are located in Ocala, Gainesville and Alachua
Alarion reported approximately $283 million in assets, $200 million in loans, $241 million in deposits, and $18 million in tangible common equity. Upon completion of the transaction, Heritage is expected to have approximately $1.7 billion in assets, $1 billion in loans, and $1.4 billion in deposits.
The grand opening of Senior Life Enrichment Center planned Thursday
The new SOWEGA Council on Aging Senior Life Enrichment Center will be properly shown off Thursday with a dedication, ribbon-cutting and dinner/dance.
Unemployment rate for Southwest Georgia region declines to 7.9 percent
Labor officials say Albany employers created 300 jobs and reduced the number of layoffs by 24.9 percent in February.
The Georgia senior senator will leave Congress in January after 20 years at Capitol Hill
Sen. Saxby Chambliss says he’s looking forward to spending more time with family and exploring post-Senate options, but first he has some work to finish in Congress.
These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty, Lee and Worth Environmental Health Offices Feb. 19 through 25.
OUTLOOK 2014: Walmart is under contruction in the Worth County Industrial Complex
Wal-Mart will be opening in Sylvester later this year and while many point to job creation and tax benefits as reason for optimism, some local business owners are concerned about the impact of the retail giant on small business.
OUTLOOK 2014: Plans remain to establish womens and childrens center
While exact figures are not yet clear, the conversion of Phoebe North into a womens and childrens center is expected to be in the eight-figure range.
The Senate action sends the bill to the president for his signature
Both of Georgia’s U.S. senators support passage of a new, five-year farm bill.
Southwest Georgia congressional delegation mixed on reactions to State of the Union address (VIDEOS)
Republicans are critical of President Obama for what they see as job-killing policies
U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop has a positive reaction to the president’s speech, while U.S. Rep. Austin Scott is critical, as are Georgia’s two U.S. senators.
Sylvester resident arrested for pot possession
Police in Worth County arrest a resident for marijuana possession.