Sunday's concert will perform a variety of tunes by American composers.
Several Southwest Georgia authors will be on hand Sunday afternoon.
Proceeds from the 8th annual event will benefit the Lee County Elementary School Parent-Teacher Organization.
The annual competition motivates Southwest Georgia students to explore the world of engineering.
Charles Crapps of Sylvester had an active part in the civil rights movement more than 40 years ago.
Art contest celebrates 'Soup'FITZGERALD -- The Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Arts Council is holding an art contest in anticipation of the upcoming Wild Chicken Festival in Fitzgerald.
A three-hour course will cover hands-on first-aid training as well as how to deal with emergencies a pet might encounter.- Cathy Higgins, features writer
Doors to the performance in the State Theatre open at 8 p.m.
The Florida State University professor has performed with numerous symphonies throughout the nation.
Authors Lela Bond Phillips and Karan Pittman will discuss the case that inspired their story about Georgia's only black woman to be tried and executed.
The Albany Symphony Orchestra will showcase principal musicians with works by Johanne Sebastian Bach.
Saturday's free program will shed a spotlight on the importance of the spiritual in today's world.
A Putney man's new book recounts the final 20 years of Albany's Turner Air Force Base.
'Crowns' to encore at Albany StateALBANY -- Albany State University Theatre will hold a Black Heritage Month encore presentation of "Crowns" this weekend.
The family-oriented event will include a variety of activities throughout the evening.
The formal event will feature music provided by Debra Snipes.
The Albany Museum of Art's charity gala will include to kick-off of Lamar Dodd's exhibit, "A Life of Art."
Southwest Georgians have ordered more than 200,000 boxes of cookies for an annual Girl Scouts fundraiser.Cathy Higgins, features writer
36th annual prayer breakfast, ThursdayALBANY -- The Albany-Dougherty National Prayer Committee will host its 36th annual Mayor's Prayer breakfast next week.The event will begin at 6:30 a.m. Feb. 18 at Hilton Garden Inn, located at 101 South Front Street in Albany.
Youth to be honored for equine skillsALBANY -- Katie DeLoatch, 15, of Albany is among a group of youth to be honored for outstanding equine skills next week in Atlanta.
With the help of others, an Albany woman is making valentines to send to her terminally-ill brother in Michigan.
Albany police chief to speak to seniors ALBANY -- In honor of Black History Month, Albany Police Chief John Proctor will speak next month at Albany's Downtown Senior Center.
ALBANY -- Theatre Albany will pay tribute to a country-music legend this week as it kicks off a three week production of "A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline."
The 12th annual event features music and dancing for a special night out dedicated to fathers and daughters.
Two performances of the original Southern comedy by Alicia and Huff Croxton will be held Saturday.
Saturday's event will honor cancer survivors Dr. Terry Kraus and Wyatt Mitchell.
New York City firefighters who were part of the 9-11 rescue efforts will join in on this weekend's third annual event.- Cathy Higgins, staff writer
An Albany native is putting her family's stories into picture books for children.
Debutantes recognized at annual ballALBANY -- The 2009 debutantes were recently presented at the Charity League's 49th annual Debutante Ball.
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church plans to purchase First Baptist Albany's old facility.- Cathy Higgins, features writer
ASU to host workshop, benefit for HaitiALBANY -- Albany State University has two opportunities for Southwest Goergians this weekend, the first of which is a firearms workshop Saturday.
The Albany movie theater will present a limited release of the self-help guru's film, "Wishes Fulfilled."
The circus will present a show filled with illusions in its two-day stint.
The Flint River Model Railroad Club of Albany hosts the 18th annual event this weekend.
Charles McGee recalls being shot down in Hungary during an Air Corps mission in World War II.Cathy Higgins, features writer
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus clown Dean Kelly is living a life he dreamed about since childhood.
The 2,300-member congregation of an Albany church will look back on its history during a special service Sunday morning.- Cathy Higgins, features writer
A new initiatve provides for a collaboration among five museums across the state.- Cathy Higgins, features writer
MOULTRIE -- South Georgia author Janisse Ray will return to the region next week for a lecture and book signing at Moultrie-Colquitt County Library Auditorium.
Male and female parts will be filled for a production to be presented in March.
A church-sponsored event will include informational sessions led by experienced Southwest Georgia employers.Cathy Higgins, features writer
The Albany Civil Rights Institute introduces visitors to Southwest Georgia's struggle for civil rights.
Reserved ticket seating on saleVALDOSTA -- Reserved seats for several upcoming concerts at Wild Adventures theme park will go on sale at 10 a.m. tomorrow.
Georgia Department of Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond will speak at Monday's event.
Flint Riverkeeper executive director will speak in a free program Thursday.Flint Riverkeeper executive director will speak in a free program Thursday.
Movies and music from the decade of decadence will be the lineup at Cotton Hall Saturday.
Museum holds 2nd Saturday ALBANY -- The Albany Museum of Art will host its Second Saturday Family Workshop this weekend.
The annual event is part of the organization's centennial celebration.
The rock band that sprinkles in a little folk and country will perform Thursday at the State Theater.- Cathy Higgins, features writer
ALBANY -- Southwest Georgia thespians should head to Theatre Albany next week to audition for the upcoming production of Tom Ziegler's "Gracie and Glorie."