Kevin Dawkins of Cut N Run named Friday JAM poll favorite bassist
When Cut N Run bassist and area music scene fixture Kevin Dawkins found out he had been chosen as Albany’s favorite bass player in the recent Friday JAM music polls, he was overwhelmed that his lifelong passion had made such an impact on local fans and music lovers.
The trio of events kicks off with a presentation tonight
Albany’s Thronateeska Heritage Center is bringing treasures of the past alive through a series of presentations and lectures today, Saturday and April 2 that focus on gold mining, underwater treasure hunting and archaeology.
Public safety roundup for Albany and Dougherty County for Monday and the early morning hours of Tuesday
The Albany Police Department responded to at least 27 incidents on Monday and the early morning hours of Tuesday, available reports show.
New Invision Technologies will provide IT and security services throughout South Georgia
Two of Albany’s leading technology and security companies joined forces earlier this year when Alarm Detection Technology Inc. merged with Invision Technologies, LLC, to offer more a comprehensive suite of services to area clients under the Invision Technologies banner.
Turner's Furniture, family business for 100 years
For the past 100 years the Turner family has been handling the furniture needs of countless area residents through it’s multiple Turner’s Furniture stores across southwest Georgia.
Chris Lodge loves making music
While he isn’t ready to hang up his axe just yet, Dog Head guitarist Chris Lodge would be totally at peace if his legacy in music was that of a producer, which in his eyes is a role that allows him to feed the same creative spirit that first propelled him to pick up a guitar.
P&G biomass plant will generate over 50 permanent jobs
The addition of the $200 million energy co-generation plant will allow Procter and Gamble (P&G) to move toward it’s goal of becoming more energy efficient and reduce it’s environmental footprint.
Starbucks deal brings fourth store affiliated with the organization to Albany
Albany coffee lovers will soon have another convenient java option thanks to a deal that will bring a new Starbucks corporate location to the Good Life City.
Southwest Georgia Coin Club of Albany to host Albany Coin Show
The Southwest Georgia Coin Club of Albany is inviting area collectors to the club’s annual Albany Coin Show next weekend at the Knights of Columbus Hall.
Alston brothers have combined 252 years of service at Oxford
When King Alston decided to hang up his hardhat the last day of 2014, not only was it the end of a 53-year career, it marked the end of a six-decade-plus era that began when King’s brother Garfield went to work for Oxford Construction Company in 1952.