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.
The fog was most dense during the prime viewing time for the full lunar eclipse
For those who missed today’s lunar eclipse, the next best oppotunity to see a full lunar eclipse will be next September.
Crisp Regional has one of state's highest readmission rates
Figures for Southwest Georgia hospitals include Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital, 0.18 percent; Phoebe Sumter Hospital, 0.22 percent; Tift Regional Medical Center, 0.09 percent; Colquitt Regional Medical Center in Moultrie, 0.64 percent; South Georgia Medical Center in Valdosta, 0.50 percent; Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville, 0.71 percent, and Dorminy Medical Center in Fitzgerald, 0.78 percent.
Tuesday night’s gubernatorial and U.S. Senate debates preceed November election
Area GOP leaders attended major gubernatorial, senate debates in Perry
Metro Albany saw a week-to-week drop of 8.8 cents per gallon Monday
With maintenance season winding down at Gulf oil refineries, gas prices should be over the “snag” that halted seasonsal decline last week, AAA officials say.
Cooler, drier weather has people looking for outdoors things to do
After months of sweltering heat, the shorter days are a signal that fall is on the way. That means communities and organizations are packing weekends with plenty of events and activities.
These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty, Lee and Worth County Environmental Health Offices Sept. 26 through Oct. 1.
Early voting for Nov. 4 election starts Oct. 13
Persons who want to vote in the Nov. 4 general election must register by Monday.
These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty, Lee and Worth County Environmental Health Offices Sept. 19 through Sept. 24.
Flu shot clinic on Tuesday in Sylvester to double as drill for pandemic event
The clinic is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday at the Worth County Agricultural Pavilion located at the corner of Highway 313 and Rebecca Drive next to the Worth County Public Works Office. Only flu shots will be provided.
The familiar white collection boxes will soon begin popping up around Albany
Marines, Salvation Army begin 2014 Toys for Tots campaign. The 2013 effort collected nearly 15,000 donated toys and brought a happier Christmas to 3,400 Southwest Georgia children.
A roundup of news in metro Albany and Southwest Georgia
Convenience store robbed for third time; cancer benefit set; foreclosure rates down; lucky lottery player; old farm skills workshop rescheduled; county jail gets repairs funding.
Metro Albany gas prices Monday were significantly below the previous Monday, but were flat year to year
Experts think that after a leveling out gas prices should begin to move downward again.