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Municipal Court Judge Willie Weaver posts $10,000 bail in connection with his arrest on a felony domestic assault charge.
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Unless otherwise noted, the following births took place at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany from April 5-12, 2014.
The following is a list of meetings happening inthe area this week.
FEATURE COLUMN: The internet is convenient for shopping, but short on creating memories
Saturday-before-Easter trips to the shoe store a prized memory.
ALBANY HERALD EDITORIAL: Returning from death is the ultimate renewal
Easter is a time for finding renewed faith, family and life.
he Albany Civil Rights Institute will host a political forum at 7 p.m. Tuesday at 326 Whitney Ave.
County agents get involved in all types of agriculture
One day Scott Carlson may be in a cornfield listening to a farmer’s questions about insect control. The next, Carlson is on the UGA Tifton Campus searching for answers from researchers in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
News about business people in Metro Albany
Regan Fowler has joined Fleming & Riles Insurance as a commercial account manager.
OPINION: Musical nostalgia strengthens father-son bond
Son’s return of long-lost CDs is like being reacquainted with old friends.
Nurse credits first-great teacher for positive impact
Robin Fletcher Elmore wants to pass on her love for reading through Birdhouse Books project.
Dougherty School Board candidate brings national free book program to community
The first of what supporters hope will be many little libraries offers free books to the community.
Bishop runs unopposed in Democratic primary while Childs and Duke campaign for the Republican nomination
A brief look at the candidates running for the US House District 2 primary to held May 20.
THE DIXIE DIVA: Christmases and birthdays may blend in memory, but each Easter is distinct
It is the parade of Easter suits, dresses and hats that I have worn over the years that ground me to a specific Easter. When I look at the photos or videos of our family’s Easter parade, I remember so clearly that moment in time. I recall the sorrows or joys of that season of my life and all that was happening.
Cleanup volunteers pick up trash in East Albany
Keep Albany Dougherty Beautiful volunteers brave the rain to pick up trash in Albany.
HEALTH AND FITNESS: A fast-paced life does not mean settling for waist-expanding fast food
With preparation and planning, a healthy food routine can be fit into a hectic lifestyle by following five easy tips.
OUTDOORS: Ghosts of battles haunt areas of natures beauty
Nature and history are often intertwined.
Southwest Georgia government news from The Albany Herald Newspaper in Albany, Ga. and albanyherald.com
- Albany Sign Task Force readies recommendations for Planning Commission
- They Said It… April 13, 2014
- Lee County Commission mulls rezoning for concrete plant
- Albany City Commissioner B.J. Fletcher: Tax owners of dilapidated properties
- Officials ponder SPLOST reallocation to improve county fire rating
- The Big 10 - March 21-28, 2014
- Leadership Lee grads hear from existing leaders (Video)
- Lack of funds hampers fire improvements in Lee County
- Albany/Dougherty Planning Director: Addressing could be matter of life or death
- Planned Regional Youth Detention Center in Terrell County gets state funding
- Sometimes a picture says it all ... 3 comments
- Is the city set to kill the multimodal project? 1 comment
- Oh the irony...legislators ban cameras from hearing on 'Open Government' 4 comments
- Commissioner officially gets 'schooled' 1 comment
- City commission meeting moved
- EPA releases interactive polluter map
- Ya'll Come on Back Now, Ya' hear?
- County pondering Gillionville speed limit change
- Commissioners bid adieu to the mayor in their own unique fashion 3 comments
- Prohibition by abstention?