Terry Lewis is the education reporter and feature writer for The Albany Herald.
CCSS in the market for its next superintendent
After three years on the job, Danny Ellis is retiring as Calhoun County School superintendent
The most-read stories of the week at www.albanyherald.com
The most-read stories for the week of Nov. 29 through Dec. 6 week at www.albanyherald.com
Tommy Coleman represents the Dougherty County School System
A former Mayor of Albany, Tommy Coleman represents the Dougherty and Baker County school systems as well as 27 southwest Georgia municipalities and counties
Deadline for applications Dougherty County School System supertintendent is Jan. 24
Doughtery County Schools Interim Superintendent Butch Mosely has been approached to take the job on a permanent basis.
Keynote speaker Cynthia George urged graduates to pursue passion in their lives
More than 170 graduates received associate degrees; more than 500 diplomas; and nearly 300 technical certificates of credit were also awarded at Albany Technical College’s Fall Commencement Thursday at the Albany Civic Center.
The Dougherty School System currently has five employee furlough days
Healthy reserve fund balance has Dougherty School Board talking about removing another employee furlough day, reducing total number for fiscal year to four.
Robert Cross bests Albany Middle School for district title
Robert Cross roars back from semi-final defeat to win Christine Blaylock Academic Bowl Trophy
The daughter of former Sen. Sam Nunn is seeking the Senate seat being vacated by Saxby Chambliss
Michelle Nunn says her experience in helping businesses and creating jobs qualifies her for the U.S. Senate.
Five Republicans, one Democrat vying to replace John Barge
Six candidates seeking to replace State School Superintendent John Barge, who is running for governor.
These are public safety reports from Albany and Dougherty County
The Albany Police Department responded to at least 45 calls late Monday and into the early hours of Tuesday, available reports show.