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These are individuals who were booked into the Dougherty County Jail April 10 through 16.
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Unless otherwise noted, the following births took place at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany from April 5-12, 2014.
Coggins has seen many changes in the workplace since 1964
Yvonne Goggins said that while she will definitely miss her job, it will be the people she will miss the most.
A roundup of news from the Albany State University campus
An ASU business student places in elevator pitch competition, students are recognized for academic excellence and new online courses are now available.
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Dougherty County School System Notebook
Virginia Loretta Pinder is being sought by Dougherty County authorities
Virginia Loretta Pineda, 46, of Putney, is wanted on eight theft charges.
It was all Terrell County Thursday in Camilla, where the Greenwave boys and girls track & field teams blew away the competition for Region 1-A championships. (ADDS: Complete team and individual results)
It marks the third straight year the board has increased tuition by 2.5 percent at most Georgia universities and colleges
Georgia’s four research universities will see tuition increases of 4 percent to 9 percent following Tuesday’s action by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents.
The following is a list of events happening in the area this week.
The event was held last week at Darton State College
Ten Deerfield students place in foreign language competition.
In Albany, motorists are spending 34 cents more per gallon for gas than they did in April 2013
Stronger consumer confidence combined with increased demand have resulted in three solid weeks of price gains at U.S. gas pumps.
These are individuals who were booked into the Dougherty County Jail April 3-9, 2014.
Investment more than $500,000
Audio and video equipment is activated only when needed. The sound of a doorbell lets patients and family members know when the tele-intensivist or critical care nurse “enters” the room, similar to when a bedside physician or nurse enters the room.
Unless otherwise noted, the following births took place at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany from March 30 - April 7, 2014.
These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty and Lee and County Environmental Health Offices April 4-9, 2014.
A residence at 1201 N. Davis St. in Albany is selected as the Yard of the Month for April
George and Valerie Buchanan own the residence that was chosen this month for the Daffoldil Garden Club’s monthly designation.
The following is a list of meetings and classes happening in the area this week.
Darton softball sweeps past Georgia Perimeter
Albany State (27-15, 19-0 SIAC) will go for its 20th conference victory this afternoon when they meet Paine in the SIAC baseball finale at 1 p.m.
Johnny Davis Williams II, 34, of Albany, is wanted for a parole violation charge
Johnny David Williams II was last seen driving a white Honda Accord with a drive-out dealer tag.
The American Idol winner will be in concert at Wild Adventures
Phillip Phillips, of Leesburg, will co-headline two dozen concerts in June and July with O.A.R.
Jefferson Street lane closure scheduled today
A public meeting on plans for Georgia rail will have its south Georgia meeting in Valdosta, and the Jimmy Carter Historic Site is gearing up to “Go Wild.”
Colquitt, Mitchell and Thomas counties are being investigated for pertussis cases
The airborne illness can be tough to diagnose and can be potentially severe and even fatal for infants and young children.
The following are individuals who were booked into the Dougherty County Jail March 27 - April 2, 2014.
The following is a list of meetings happening in the area this week.
Event for Dougherty, Lee counties will be conducted at fairgrounds
A luminaria ceremonys is planned at 9 p.m. on April 25.
Instruction will be provided at West Middle School
The program will provide its students with three years plus one semester of a custom-designed core curriculum taught by Columbus State University’s education faculty.
State seeking veterans to fill fulltime jobs
The job fair is free and open to the public. Department of Juvenile Justice recruiters will be seeking candidates for jobs including administration, transportation, communications, probation, IT, engineering, counseling, maintenance and correctional officers.
These establishments were inspected by the Dougherty Environmental Health Offices March 31-April 3, 2014.
Surgeons Stephen Allen, Kelvin Lane will be in new office beginning Monday
Stephen Allen, MD, and Kelvin Lane, MD, urological surgeons, will now be seeing patients at their new facility at 1950 Palmyra Road.
Joshua Murfree has been appointed director of intercollegiate athletics at the university
Joshua Murfree was the 14th school superintendent for the Dougherty County School System.
MCLB-Albany officials say they have not been directed to change the base security posture
MCLB-Albany completed its emergency response excerise the same week that a gunman opened fire at the fort Hood Army base in Texas, killing three and injuring at least 16 before killing himself.
More than half of motorists surveyed by AAA say they will alter driving habits, a drop from the 66 percent in 2013
Georgia motorists are seeing lower prices than the national average, but Albany is already above the 2013 average for the same period in 2013 and the state average is less than 3 cents below its 2013 average.
Kenneth Curtis Hewett Sr., 46, is wanted on parole and probation violation charges
Kenneth Curtis Hewett Sr. is known to drive a white 2004 Chevrolet Impala with Georgia license plate PEN7275.
Researchers say the sequence will aid in developing improved peanut varieties
Peanuts are a major row crop throughout the South and Southeast, with about half of U.S. peanuts produced in Georgia. They are crucial to the diets and livelihoods of millions of small farmers in Asia and Africa, many of whom are women.
Sen. Freddie Powell Sims is appointed to state Child Welfare Reform Council
Lawmakers meet in Atlanta to bring awareness to the rise in the rate of autism.
The following is a list of events happening in the area this week.
Sewell working with staff, patients to improve service
Sewell will join forces with Tracy Morgan, MSN, RN, vice president of Women’s and Children’s Services.
Luke Bryan makes TV appearances this week
University of Georgia Journalism College awards former Guardian columnist its McGill Medal
Unless otherwise noted, the following births took place at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany from March 23-30, 2014.
Linda Walden, a 46-year-old grandmother, takes top prize in a Georgia Lottery scratch-off game
Linda Walden told lottery officials she doesn’t know how she will spend her $10 million prize.
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Former Crisp Co. standout leading UGA
Robert Tyler pitched eight scoreless innings for his first career SEC win as the Bulldogs clinched a series over No. 22 Texas A&M last Saturday.
These are individuals who were booked into the Dougherty County Jail March 20-26, 2014.
Unless otherwise noted, the following births took place at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany from March 16-23, 2014.
Scores posted for restaurants in Dougherty and Worth counties.
Many Albany physicians following in family footsteps
For many Albany doctors, their profession is a calling. For some, it’s part of a tradition — one that goes back to their father, mother or grandparents. In some cases, several generations have made Albany home.
Notes and news from around the DCSS
Dougherty County School System Notebook. Notes and news from around the DCSS