Carlton Fletcher is metro editor for The Albany Herald. Fletcher covers stories and events in Lee County, as well as Dougherty County and other areas.
The lone candidate went through the interview process Tuesday morning
An Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission Presidential Search Committee will recommend that EDC interim President Justin Strickland get a permanent appointment to the job.
Aviation Commission ready for Phase III of renovation project
Southwest Georgia Regional Airport is one of 90 nationwide to qualify for online training awards.
OPINION: Chance stop-off adds to great-local-places-to-eat list
Wendell Joseph draws on the spice of his homeland — Trinidad and Tobago — to create unique cuisine.
County approves funding for jail security system upgrade
Dougherty County leaders are asked to consider funding allocations for facilities renovations.
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.
DARTS lists projects on Dougherty/Lee Long-Range Transportation Plan
Leesburg officials say they want to be part of the region’s transportation decision-making process.
Albany City Commission will ultimately rule on task force recommendations
An Albany Sign Task Force reaches concensus on recommendations for the city’s sign ordinance.
EDC wants to extend its self-awareness campaign for Albany and Dougherty County
With Phase I of its communications plan under way, the Albany-Dougherty EDC is looking ahead to the second phase of its program.