OPINION: Here are some positive things going on in metro Albany
Thumbs Up is a weekly editorial highlighting good news from around the area.
ALBANY HERALD EDITORIAL: While the world mourns the passing of Nelson Mandela, his legacy is something to celebrate
Both President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush are expected to attend a memorial service in South Africa for the late Nelson Mandela.
ALBANY HERALD EDITORIAL: More than seven decades ago, a surprise attack on Hawaii plunged the U.S. into World War II
The sacrifice and bravery of the Greatest Generation and those who followed them have allowed Americans to enjoy and celebrate life and freedom.
ALBANY HERALD EDITORIAL: Dougherty County middle-schoolers demonstrate wide breadth of knowledge at academic bowl
Competition at the Dougherty County middle school Academic Bowl was keen, and the hours of work and preparation were evident in the performance of the students.
ALBANY HERALD EDITORIAL: Amazon sparks debate with drone delivery project
Will the air one day be buzzing with hundreds of miniature helicopters making deliveries in your neighborhood?
ALBANY HERALD EDITORIAL: Indications are that a small number of Ward II voters will determine the election
Incumbent Ivey Hines or challenger Bobby Coleman will win a four-year term on the Albany City Commission in the runoff election today in ward II.
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ALBANY HERALD EDITORIAL: Some basic homework can help ensure that donations go to those who need them
Emotions can be strong during the holiday season. Your heart is in the right place, so make sure your check or gift goes to the right place as well.
ALBANY HERALD EDITORIAL: Commonsense preparation and precautions can prevent holiday disaster
Black Friday Fever can be distracting, but preparation, maintaining a budget and being cautious and alert with purchases will go a long way toward making it a more pleasant experience.
ALBANY HERALD EDITORIAL: While the focus is so often on the bad, America has blessings to count
If there’s one thing that Thanksgiving does, it prompts us to look at the blessings we have and to have appreciation for the things that are going right.