An American flag flies over a memorial display of 122 wooden crosses on the front lawn of the Albany Mall Sunday during a ceremony honoring the memory of Dougherty County military service members who died in combat.
Hundreds of bike racers participate in first of a five-week series.
The red plumage of this male cardinal stands out against a gray background as it perches on a cable in northwest Albany Thursday morning. Partly cloudy gray skies are expected to continue for the area with highs in the 80s and lows in the 60s.
From left, Merry Acres Middle School 12-year-old Armon Garner shakes hands with Albany Mayor Dorothy Hubbard, and writing strategies teacher Rhonda Harden, center, as he receives a certificate for participating in the Georgia Municipal Association’s “If I Were Mayor I Would ... “ essay contest.
Smooth Rollers Bowling Association members take their turns at bowling during Tuesday night’s first Law Enforcement Memorial Week Bowling Tournament.
Sherry Lavigne, left, and Sharyn Ellison, of Atlanta, try to keep dry from the rain as they watch their children compete in the GISA State Track and Field Championships Friday at Hugh Mills Stadium. The meet continues today.
Rebecca and Roy Reynolds enjoy the sights of Radium Springs Gardens Tuesday. The couple were out driving and decided to stop at the park after noticing how beautiful it looked.
The local chapter of a national fraternity is teaching young males to make proper decisions at a Project Alpha retreat.
Gene Threats captures vibrant images of African-American life and culture in his color pencil pieces.
Community members gather for a fun, festive way to celebrate the spirit of the season.
WSWG TV’s Local Sales Manager Henry Brigmond reads the name of a door prize winner during Tuesday’s Albany Area Chamaber of Commerce Business After Hours at the Albany Museum of Art. The event spotlighted the new CBS and CW shows in the 2012-13 lineup.
The upcoming Ray Charles Music Festival in October will pay homage to Charles and his music and will include a concert to benefit the American Cancer Society.
The father of the modern Emergency Medical Technician program in Georgia receives top Sertoma Club honor.
UGA football Coach Mark Richt visits Albany Tuesday.
The Mega Millions jackpot is now more than a half-billion dollars.
Marcus Ford was honored Wednesday evening by the Boys and Girls Clubs of Albany.
Guests enjoy a Sip & Safari Saturday at Chehaw.
The 14th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance at the Albany Civic Center benefited Girls Inc. of Albany, Girls Scouts of Southwest Georgia and The Flint River Habitat for Humanity.
The Flint River Model Railroad Club will host its annual train show and sale this weekend.
This is the first time this flower has bloomed in five years.
The 20th annual Peppermint Pops took place Saturday at the Albany Municipal Auditorium.
Visitors will have an opportunity to see all scales of model trains operating at the club's new headquarters.
Editor's Note: Herald Photographer Joe Bellacomo recently visited New York City. During his visit, he talked with a sampling of people who were working or visiting Ground Zero in lower Manhattan.
The community was invited out to view fireworks Monday in downtown Albany.
The Sherwood Baptist Church invited the community out to the 7th annual Freedom Festival at Legacy Park.
An annual three-day .265Native American Cultural Festival kicks off Friday morning and ends at 5 p.m. Sunday.
Individual events and times subject to change
A former U.S. Air Force jet engine mechanic starts a new career to help fight the cat overpopulation in her hometown.Joe Bellacomo, staff writer/photographer
Hal Shouse, an avid hunter, turns his passion into a unique business that helps rid area farmland of feral hogs.Joe Bellacomo