Albany motorists enjoying lowest average price among Georgia’s eight metro areas
A double-digit drop in pump prices on the local, state and national levels has motorists experiencing retail gas prices below what they were paying this time last year.
These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty, Lee and Worth County Environmental Health Offices July 10 through 24, 2014.
Mayor cites negligence, inefficiency, unfitness to perform his duties as chief, insubordination, misconduct and other causes.
Warwick mayor tells Police Chief David Morris to turn in his badge
None of the injuries were considered to be life-threatening
Seven teens wounded in early-morning shooting at party in Sylvester
Season jobs losses and an increased labor force cause a two-tenths of a percent rise from May
Year-to-year, Georgia has shaved a percentage point off its June jobless rate, which was at 8.4% in June 2013.
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These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty, Lee and Worth County Environmental Health Offices June 26 - July 1, 2014.
By July 6, officials had a better idea of the disaster that was coming to Albany
The death toll rises in Sumter County, where 13 people are known dead from the storm, and Albany prepares for a flood of historic proportions by ordering 14,000 citizens to evacuate their homes.
By the end of the day July 5, 1994, officials knew record flood water would hit Albany
The first warning that many in south Georgia had in 1994 that the remnants of Tropical Storm Alberto would soon make that first tropical storm of the year a name in infamy came as the area found most of its Independence Day holiday activities, including Albany’s annual fireworks show, scuttled because of the downpour.
Jacolvie Curry and Tammy Saumenig are arrested on marijuana charges at the Regency Inn in Albany.
Fireworks shows are planned on Independence Day in Albany, Camilla, Bainbridge, Cordele and Thomasville
For those looking to celebrate Independence Day with others, Albany and other Southwest Georgia venues have events going, including evening fireworks.
Researchers at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University have recently developed a process that reduces allergens in peanuts by 98 percent.
Southwest Georgia may never fully recover from Flint River flooding in 1994
Two decades after it happened, the Flood of ‘94 is still impacting residents of Albany and Southwest Georgia.
Harry Prisant lost his home on Lover's Lane Road while Ed Duffy had sold and and moved out of his Creekside Drive house a day before the water rose.
Duffy, Prisant recall the great flood of 1994
The unprecedent high waters of the Flint River made the route from East Albany to downtown a 100-mile trip
By July 11, 1994, there were 33 shelters in Dougherty County. At least 20 were full to capacity, including Albany High School with a census of 700.