Two armed robberies were reported in Albany within a few hours of each other Monday morning.
An Albany man was taken to a local hospital after backing into a tree during his pursuit of a theft suspect.
Sgt. Ronald Nabors Jr. was killed after running into the passenger side of a semitruck Sunday.
A GCDD initiative currently gaining ground works to bring together those with and without developmental disabilities to act collectively on community issues.
Officials with the American Red Cross say that O-negative, A-negative and B-negative are the blood types especially needed right now.
The discovery period in a case Dr. Corleen Thompson filed last year has been reopened through Dec. 31.
Four Marines are given special honors at an Albany Area Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting.
Efforts have been made recently to bring in 400 new medical residency slots into Georgia, Gov. Nathan Deal says.
APD responds to at least 32 incidents.
Five new medical staff applicants are being considered for employment at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital, a credentialing report shows.
Albany police are seeking help from the public in a forgery case.
A recent order from an administrative law judge notes there is a reasonable possibility of a settlement in the case involving the former Palmyra Medical Center.
The purpose of an upcoming Chamber program is to honor those who are serving or have served in the armed forces.
A woman who has a BRCA mutation usually also has a breast cancer risk of at least 80 percent, experts say.
There were roughly 150 deaths in Southwest Georgia associated with diabetes in 2011, statistics show.
There were 14 Dougherty County deaths in 2011 associated with HIV/AIDS, statistics show.
The United Way of Southwest Georgia is set to kick off its campaign in September.
Albany police respond to at least 57 incidents.
Joshua McKelvin, 33, was taken into custody in connection to a fatal shooting that occurred in Ashburn late Sunday.
The inpatient rehabilitation services for Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital and Phoebe North were combined last year.
Smoking and food insecurity are among the challenges Georgia's senior citizens are facing.
Lt. Cmdr. Mike Bristol is now the head of the Naval Branch Health Clinic aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base-Albany.
The executive director of the SOWEGA Council on Aging recently received honors from the Georgia Aging Network.
Sixty-three deaths related to high blood pressure were recorded within the Southwest Public Health District in 2011.
Officials say a new behavioral health crisis center is expected to bring 58 new jobs to Thomas County.
Legal consultation was the single agenda item for two special called meetings at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.
Miller County Sheriff H.E. "Buddy" Glass was found dead near a pond at his home Saturday morning.
APD responds to at least 77 incidents.
Maj. Gen. Chuck Hudson came to his post at Marine Corps Logistics Command from Camp Pendleton, Calif., in July 2011.
Released in 2008, Sherwood Pictures’ “Fireproof” brought in a worldwide gross of $33.4 million over 18 weeks.
Brig. Gen. John Broadmeadow will formally assume command of Marine Corps Logistics Command in late July.
Phoebe officials have agreed to maintain the viability of Phoebe North until the completion of a full administrative trial on the merits and all related appeals.
Documentation shows that Phoebe had a total of $675.9 million in assets at the end of the tax year which concluded in July 2012.
Data recently released by the federal government indicate that pricing for many procedures at Phoebe is lower than state and national averages.
A 35-year-old woman was fatally wounded following a domestic dispute with her husband on Sunday, police say.
Two victims were in fair condition at an Albany hospital Monday after two separate incidents over the weekend, officials say.
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital now functions as a regional perinatal center that serves 22 counties, officials say.
Albany police respond to at least 65 incidents.
Approximately three out of every 1,000 babies are born with some sort of hearing loss, officials say.
Some workshops that took place this week at a youth conference on MCLB featured professional leaders hosting interactive discussions.
Easter Seals has been seeking 12 businesses or organizations to give to the ‘’Friends of Megan’s House” campaign.
Guidelines call for most employees to be furloughed up to 16 hours per pay period for 11 consecutive weeks.
Various entities from Albany and throughout Southwest Georgia coordinated observances in remembrance during the Memorial Day weekend.
Albany police respond to at least 63 incidents.
A 26-member agency established new leadership recently by electing two executive officers and three members at-large.
The HealthTeacher program is in more than 100 schools in a 16-county area of Southwest Georgia.
Maternal and child health is among the priority items identified through a community needs assessment recently conducted at Phoebe Putney Hospital.
MCLB-Albany has a severe drop in water pressure Thursday following the rupture of a water main.
A county-by-county breakdown from the Labor Department shows that Dougherty County had an unemployment rate of 9.5 percent in April.
There are about 600 employees currently at the Southwestern State Hospital in Thomasville.