Jim West

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Attorney General says accusations by opponent patently false

Challenger Greg Hecht says A.G. Sam Olens sought contribution from investigated state senator

State Attorney General Sam Olens is accused by his political opponent of putting pressure on state senator facing investigation.

Albany-Dougherty Police/Fire/EMS reports - Oct. 25, 2014

Public safety roundup for Albany and Dougherty County

The Albany Police Department responded to at least 24 incidents on Thursday and the early hours of Friday, available reports show.

Albany-Dougerty Police/Fire/EMS reports - Oct. 24, 2014

Public safety roundup for Albany and Dougherty County

The Albany Police Department responded to at least 26 incidents on Wednesday and the early hours of Thursday, available reports show.

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Veteran receives mortgage-free home in Albany

Operation Homefront awards veteran mortgage-free home

A military veteran of the Iraq War receives a payment-free home from Operation Homefront and Wells Fargo.

Albany-Dougherty Police/Fire/EMS reports - Oct. 23, 2014

Public safety roundup for Albany and Dougherty County

The Albany Police Department responded to at least 27 incidents on Tuesday and the early hours of Wednesday, available reports show.

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Winning football coach holds Albany book signing

Albany coach with terminal cancer writes inspirational book

A winning football coach is diagnosed with terminal cancer and writes a popular book.

Albany-Dougherty Police/Fire/EMS reports - Oct. 22, 2014

Public safety roundup for Albany and Dougherty County

The Albany Police Department responded to at least 27 incidents on Monday and the early hours of Tuesday, available reports show.

Cairo man sentenced for child pornography

Child porn charges bring time in federal prison

Cairo man is sentenced to 151 months in prison on charges relating to child pornography.

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Dougherty Sheriff's Office holds community cookout

Neighborhood cookout to build goodwill

The annual Building Unity in the Community Cookout, hosted by the Dougherty County Sheriff’s Office, is meant to build trust and goodwill in local neighborhoods.

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Albany group holds annual Cancer STOMP carnival | PHOTO GALLERY

Carnival raises awareness and funds for Cancer Coalition of South Georgia

Those who participated in the Cancer Coalition of South Georgia’s second Cancer STOMP carnival were working to put an end cancer in the region.

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