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Magician John Tudor to appear in Dawson

As of Friday afternoon, there were 75 tickets remaining for an upcoming magic show at the Main Street Theatre.

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Senate hopeful visits Albany

Michelle Nunn is looking to fill the U.S. Senate seat soon to be vacated by U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Moultrie.

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Kingston: Local health centers have 'great purpose'

Through 15 sites, Albany Area Primary Health Care served more than 37,000 patients with roughly 50 providers in 2012, officials say.

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Phoebe/FTC adjudication withdrawal extended to Aug. 22

A second extension has been ordered to temporarily keep the case involving the former Palmyra Medical Center from administrative proceedings.

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Defense furlough days reduced

Weekly furloughs imposed on 3,000 workers at Marine Corps Logistics Base-Albany were initially planned to last through September.

Police/Fire/EMS report August 6, 2013

APD responds to at least 60 incidents.

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Albany Police Department pursuing CALEA accreditation

CALEA accredits law enforcement agencies based on 480 standards, officials say.

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APD investigating theft, armed robbery

There was a total value of $1,500 in sunglasses stolen from the Lens Crafters at the Albany Mall on Monday, police officials say.

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Former youth pastor arrested on obscenity charge

Alexander Edwards had been serving as the youth minister at Providence Church in Albany.

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Funding cuts result in Phoebe job loss

State reductions in Medicaid reimbursement are expected to result in Phoebe losing about $2 million annually over the next nine years.

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P&G donates to Easter Seals

Megan's House was established in memory of Megan Hollomon, who died unexpectedly at the age of 14 in 2003.

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Cancer Coalition providing funds to area organizations

The Cancer Coalition of South Georgia is accepting applications for the 2013 Cancer Care Grant cycle.

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One killed in Sunday crash

A 74-year-old woman was killed in a crash Sunday at U.S. Highway 82 and North Doublegate Drive.

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Pickup driver critical after ambulance crash

A citation is pending against a 25-year-old man in critical condition following an ambulance crash on Saturday, police say.

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Police/Fire/EMS - July 30, 2013

Albany police respond to at least 69 incidents.

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Police investigate shooting, burglary

Two 13-year-old boys were arrested in connection to an early morning break-in Monday on Cordele Road, police say.

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Man sentenced for drug, traffic violations

Kevin Harris was sentenced Monday to serve 20 years in prison, 10 years probation and pay a $200,000 fine.

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Screening newborns helps doctors detect heart defects

Approximately 40,000 babies in the United States are born with some sort of congenital heart defect each year.

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On the Job with Joseph Davenport

This week's On the Job features Sgt. Maj. Joseph Davenport III, the sergeant major of Marine Corps Logistics Command.

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New general heading LOGCOM

Maj. Gen. John Broadmeadow previously was commanding general, 1st Marine Expeditionary Brigade, aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif.

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Albany ARC maintains commitment to region

Albany Advocacy Resource Center services are offered to 1,200 people in a 14-county area.

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Darton graduates first bachelor's class of nurses

Sixteen Darton State College students received their bachelor's degree in nursing on Thursday evening.

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Albany, SWGA unemployment rates rise

Seasonal factors contributed to the rise in unemployment rates in June, Georgia Department of Labor officials said.

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Mendenhall celebrates 30 years

Dr. Charles Mendenhall currently serves as the medical director for the radiation oncology department at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.

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Suspect arrested in Worth County kidnapping

Buddy James Forrester, 34, had been “messing with” a 15-year-old girl and was holding the girl and her mother in a Worth County home.

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Police respond to reports of robberies, aggravated assault

Police were called to an altercation between two brothers late Sunday, where witnesses say one had shot at the other.

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Police/Fire/EMS - July 23, 2013

Albany police respond to at least 32 incidents.

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Phoebe reviews medical staff applicants

The medical staff at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital takes on the role of looking into physician applicants' qualifications.

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SOWEGA-AHEC receives grants

In all, an agency based in Albany recently received $16,300 in grants from the Healthcare Georgia Foundation.

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Barbecue, raffle raise money for lung transplant

A lawn mower valued at $7,000 is being raffled Aug. 3 to help a 57-year-old man receive a double-lung transplant.

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Chehaw beginning sewer line project

Sewer lines will be soon be put into Chehaw to the tune of $1.2 million in SPLOST VI funding.

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Officials encourage back-to-school vaccinations

Officials say every infant born in the United States should receive immunizations against 14 diseases by the time they are 2 years old.

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Police/Fire/EMS - July 16, 2013

Albany police respond to at least 80 incidents.

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Hill's execution temporarily stayed

A Fulton County judge stayed the execution of Warren Lee Hill through Thursday.

Police responded to incidents, arrests made in separate cases

Montavius Chattmon and Shawn Mercer are in jail in connection to separate criminal damage incidents, police say.

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New McDonald House has Leesburg girl as poster child

Emma Nickole Harper spent the first four months of her life at an Albany hospital after being born at 26 weeks.

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Med school admissions forum to be held Thursday

Representatives from the state's medical schools will be in Albany to interact with prospective area medical students.

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Wernick celebrates silver anniversary with Phoebe

Joel Wernick has been serving as the CEO of Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital since July 1, 1988.

Leesburg girl to serve as Ronald McDonald House poster child

Emma Nickole Harper spent the first four months of her life at an Albany hospital after being born at 26 weeks.

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Worth BOE votes to discontinue service to MCLB children

Fifty-seven students are enrolled in Worth County Schools with active-duty parents at Marine Corps Logistics Base-Albany.

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Phoebe approves assessment, converts to electronic records

Per an IRS requirement, a community needs assessment was slated to be approved by Phoebe's board prior to July 31.

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Police/Fire/EMS - July 9, 2013

Albany police respond to at least 67 incidents.

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Suspect pleads guilty in murder case

Anthony Hill and Santarious Nelson are the two individuals believed to be involved a 2010 robbery that left a store clerk dead.

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APD responds to morning break-ins, aggravated assault

Two early-morning break-ins were reported within a few minutes of each other on Monday, Albany police officials say.

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Wildlife 'roaming' walls of Phoebe

The staff at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital say the addition of new wild animal artwork in the pediatrics unit has made for a stronger bonding atmosphere.

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Ride held to honor Marine sergeant

Sgt. Ronald Nabors was killed Sunday after a motorcycle he was operating struck the passenger side of an 18-wheeler.

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Officials urge safe road, boat travel ahead of holiday

A new law went into effect in Georgia in May making the legal blood-alcohol concentration limit to operate a boat .08 grams.

Albany police respond to suspect pursuit, shootings

An Albany man was taken to a local hospital after backing into a tree during his pursuit of a theft suspect.

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Police/Fire/EMS report July 2, 2013

APD responds to at least 65 incidents.

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Two injured in Tift County shooting

Two men face charges in connection with a shooting in Tift County that left two people injured.

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