November 12, 2009
Photo by Bill Strickland
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Commercial vehicles would no longer be allowed to be parked in residential neighborhoods under a proposal tentatively approved this morning by the Albany City Commission.
Exceptions would include school buses parked off the roadway and commercial vehicles parked less than eight hours a day inside a fully enclosed structure.
10:10 a.m. Update
-- J.D. Sumner, government reporter
Lajuana Woods has resigned as a member of the Albany-Dougherty Inner City Authority.- J.D. Sumner, government reporter
All charges against the Rev. Joseph Howard, the pastor accused of hiring two men to burn Trinity Metropolitan Baptist Church, have been dropped by the district attorney's office following an 11th-hour disclosure that brought into question the credibility of the state's key witness, officials say.- J.D. Sumner, government reporter
Dougherty District Attorney Greg Edwards confirmed today that he will ask Dougherty County Coroner Emma Quimbley to call a Coroner's Inquest to discuss issues associated with the death of Sarah Riggins -- a woman shot to death by police.
Liberty House of Albany is requesting assistance for its 5th annual Adopt-a-Family program. Participants will be asked to buy at least three gifts per child for families served by the domestic violence shelter.