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  • Albany State holds King remembrance

    Albany State holds King remembrance

    Thursday, January 14 2016 2:11 PM EST2016-01-14 19:11:59 GMT
    Thursday, January 14 2016 2:34 PM EST2016-01-14 19:34:08 GMT
    MLK in Albany in 1961MLK in Albany in 1961

    A southwest Georgia university came together Thursday morning to honor the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. It has been almost 48 years since Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was killed in Memphis, but students and leaders at Albany State University still remember what he did for our country. "Dr. King has had so many great contributions that have extended beyond his life here on earth. He just really pushed the envelope and really challenged the way that our country and our culture s...

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     It has been almost 48 years since Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was killed in Memphis, but students and leaders at Albany State University still remember what he did for our country. 

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  • College Career Academy receives first check

    College Career Academy receives first check

    Wednesday, March 9 2016 7:48 AM EST2016-03-09 12:48:11 GMT
    Thursday, March 10 2016 8:00 AM EST2016-03-10 13:00:07 GMT
    The symbolic check is presented (Source: DCSS)The symbolic check is presented (Source: DCSS)

    Tuesday at the Capitol, Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle presented a $3 million check as a start up fund for Dougherty County's Area College and Career Academy.

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    Tuesday at the Capitol, Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle presented a $3 million check as a start up fund for Dougherty County's Area College and Career Academy. 

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  • VSU Recognizes contributions of Steele Society members

    VSU Recognizes contributions of Steele Society members

    Tuesday, December 1 2015 10:42 AM EST2015-12-01 15:42:38 GMT
    Tuesday, December 1 2015 11:00 AM EST2015-12-01 16:00:17 GMT
    The university recently hosted a reception honoring members of the Rea and Lillian Steele Society, and the role they play in nurturing Valdosta State University’s tradition of academic, creative, and athletic excellence.More >>

    The university recently hosted a reception honoring members of the Rea and Lillian Steele Society, and the role they play in nurturing Valdosta State University’s tradition of academic, creative, and athletic excellence.

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  • CCHS pulls itself off bad list

    CCHS pulls itself off bad list

    Wednesday, August 12 2015 3:59 PM EDT2015-08-12 19:59:47 GMT
    Wednesday, August 12 2015 4:03 PM EDT2015-08-12 20:03:44 GMT
    Crisp County high school set a system record in 2014 with a 70% graduation rate. The school was a focus school since 2012.More >>
    Crisp County high school set a system record in 2014 with a 70% graduation rate. The school was a focus school since 2012.More >>
  • Marine officials tour Albany Tech

    Marine officials tour Albany Tech

    Wednesday, August 5 2015 11:20 AM EDT2015-08-05 15:20:38 GMT
    Wednesday, August 5 2015 11:23 AM EDT2015-08-05 15:23:48 GMT
    The college teamed up with the Marine Corps Logistics Base Tuesday to show military families what educational opportunities ATC can offer them.   More >>
    The college teamed up with the Marine Corps Logistics Base Tuesday to show military families what educational opportunities ATC can offer them.   More >>
  • Andrew College welcomes Buchanan

    Andrew College welcomes Buchanan

    Monday, April 6 2015 3:42 PM EDT2015-04-06 19:42:41 GMT
    Monday, April 6 2015 3:42 PM EDT2015-04-06 19:42:42 GMT
    Linda Buchanan, most recently the vice president and dean for student life at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa, was elected president of Andrew College following a special board of trustees meeting.More >>
    Linda Buchanan, most recently the vice president and dean for student life at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa, was elected president of Andrew College following a special board of trustees meeting.More >>
  • ATC has newly energized Radiologic Tech lab

    ATC has newly energized Radiologic Tech lab

    Thursday, November 12 2015 4:28 PM EST2015-11-12 21:28:44 GMT
    Thursday, November 12 2015 4:30 PM EST2015-11-12 21:30:41 GMT
    Students studying Radiology at Albany Tech now have a patient table that can move up and down, plus a phantom body on the x-ray table.More >>
    Students studying Radiology at Albany Tech now have a patient table that can move up and down, plus a phantom body on the x-ray table.More >>
  • Students finalize their college plans

    Students finalize their college plans

    Tuesday, January 26 2016 3:28 PM EST2016-01-26 20:28:36 GMT
    Tuesday, January 26 2016 4:13 PM EST2016-01-26 21:13:41 GMT

     Sumter County High School held their annual Apply to College Day in November. Now, many students are now hearing back from the schools. 

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     Sumter County High School held their annual Apply to College Day in November. Now, many students are now hearing back from the schools. 

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  • ABAC to offer Bachelor's in Nursing

    ABAC to offer Bachelor's in Nursing

    Thursday, March 10 2016 8:37 PM EST2016-03-11 01:37:35 GMT
    Thursday, March 10 2016 8:37 PM EST2016-03-11 01:37:35 GMT
    Nursing students will now be able to earn a bachelor's degree at the college. (Source: WALB)Nursing students will now be able to earn a bachelor's degree at the college. (Source: WALB)

    There's a new option at ABAC for nursing students looking to get their bachelor's degree.

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    There's a new option at ABAC for nursing students looking to get their bachelor's degree.

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  • 2020 plan unveiled at Albany Tech

    2020 plan unveiled at Albany Tech

    Thursday, September 3 2015 3:25 PM EDT2015-09-03 19:25:30 GMT
    Thursday, September 3 2015 3:27 PM EDT2015-09-03 19:27:59 GMT
    Lt. Gov. Casey CagleLt. Gov. Casey Cagle
    AT&T, along The Dougherty County College and Career Academy, are celebrating the partnership with Dougherty County Schools and Albany Tech.More >>
    AT&T, along The Dougherty County College and Career Academy, are celebrating the partnership with Dougherty County Schools and Albany Tech.More >>
  • VSU Financial Aid gets virtual waiting system

    VSU Financial Aid gets virtual waiting system

    Wednesday, July 29 2015 4:31 PM EDT2015-07-29 20:31:59 GMT
    Wednesday, July 29 2015 4:57 PM EDT2015-07-29 20:57:04 GMT
    Sometimes there's nothing more frustrating that waiting in line. Valdosta State University is trying to do something about that, with a new system that will make the financial aid process easier for students.More >>
    Sometimes there's nothing more frustrating that waiting in line. Valdosta State University is trying to do something about that, with a new system that will make the financial aid process easier for students.More >>
  • Who will replace retiring nurses?

    Who will replace retiring nurses?

    Tuesday, April 7 2015 5:11 PM EDT2015-04-07 21:11:10 GMT
    Tuesday, April 7 2015 5:13 PM EDT2015-04-07 21:13:52 GMT
    A large percentage of nurses are reaching retirement age. Our elderly population is expected to double by 2030, making the need for nurses even greater.More >>
    A large percentage of nurses are reaching retirement age. Our elderly population is expected to double by 2030, making the need for nurses even greater.More >>
  • College merger brings promising future for enrollment

    College merger brings promising future for enrollment

    Tuesday, March 3 2015 4:43 PM EST2015-03-03 21:43:39 GMT
    Tuesday, March 3 2015 4:43 PM EST2015-03-03 21:43:56 GMT
    School officials said the upcoming merger of Moultrie and Southwest Georgia Technical Colleges shows a promising future for enrollment.More >>
    School officials said the upcoming merger of Moultrie and Southwest Georgia Technical Colleges shows a promising future for enrollment.More >>
  • Star Students Teacher recognized at luncheon

    Star Students Teacher recognized at luncheon

    Friday, February 27 2015 5:32 PM EST2015-02-27 22:32:06 GMT
    Friday, February 27 2015 6:09 PM EST2015-02-27 23:09:20 GMT
    The STAR program is sponsored by the chamber and the lions club. Each of the four finalists gave a speech about themselves and their goals.More >>
    The STAR program is sponsored by the chamber and the lions club. Each of the four finalists gave a speech about themselves and their goals.More >>
  • WCHS holds career fair

    WCHS holds career fair

    Friday, February 27 2015 4:28 PM EST2015-02-27 21:28:36 GMT
    Friday, February 27 2015 4:44 PM EST2015-02-27 21:44:14 GMT
    Worth County High School held their annual college and career fair to educate students about the various paths they can take after high school.More >>
    Worth County High School held their annual college and career fair to educate students about the various paths they can take after high school.More >>
  • Superintendent hands out Game balls to teachers

    Superintendent hands out Game balls to teachers

    Thursday, February 26 2015 4:10 PM EST2015-02-26 21:10:57 GMT
    Thursday, February 26 2015 4:20 PM EST2015-02-26 21:20:48 GMT
    Terri Brown Moore at Lake Park Elementary School, Zelda White-Davis at Albany Middle, and Lyschel Shipp at Dougherty Comprehensive High School won the famous game balls.More >>
    Terri Brown Moore at Lake Park Elementary School, Zelda White-Davis at Albany Middle, and Lyschel Shipp at Dougherty Comprehensive High School won the famous game balls.More >>
  • Award given for student excellence

    Award given for student excellence

    Wednesday, February 25 2015 5:16 PM EST2015-02-25 22:16:09 GMT
    Wednesday, February 25 2015 5:21 PM EST2015-02-25 22:21:59 GMT
    Alice Coachman Elementary was given a $250 check from Educational Learning Systems Inc, or ELS. It's a group that helps schools integrate technology into the hands of staff and students. More >>
    Alice Coachman Elementary was given a $250 check from Educational Learning Systems Inc, or ELS. It's a group that helps schools integrate technology into the hands of staff and students. More >>
  • Students host clothing drive

    Students host clothing drive

    Wednesday, February 25 2015 5:04 PM EST2015-02-25 22:04:58 GMT
    Wednesday, February 25 2015 5:08 PM EST2015-02-25 22:08:19 GMT

    Organizers say the idea was sparked by one student who said they wanted to give back to the community. Parents, staff and student council members worked around the clock to collect donations to give to Goodwill.

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    Organizers say the idea was sparked by one student who said they wanted to give back to the community. Parents, staff and student council members worked around the clock to collect donations to give to Goodwill.

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  • Bainbridge State coming to Seminole Co.

    Bainbridge State coming to Seminole Co.

    Monday, February 23 2015 4:31 AM EST2015-02-23 09:31:45 GMT
    Monday, February 23 2015 4:57 AM EST2015-02-23 09:57:16 GMT
    A project more than a year in the making will finally break ground in Donalsonville. Bainbridge State College will begin construction for their new facility in Seminole County to cater to the growing number of student enrollment. More >>
    A project more than a year in the making will finally break ground in Donalsonville. Bainbridge State College will begin construction for their new facility in Seminole County to cater to the growing number of student enrollment. More >>
  • Lineberger brothers make ABAC home

    Lineberger brothers make ABAC home

    Tuesday, January 20 2015 5:24 PM EST2015-01-20 22:24:35 GMT
    Tuesday, January 20 2015 5:34 PM EST2015-01-20 22:34:57 GMT
    Four ABAC students have something special in common, and it's getting them some attention on campus. Meet the Lineberger brothers, Hunter, Ben, Luke and Tal are four surviving quintuplets.More >>
    Four ABAC students have something special in common, and it's getting them some attention on campus. Meet the Lineberger brothers, Hunter, Ben, Luke and Tal are four surviving quintuplets.More >>
  • Brown case descendant addresses ASU

    Brown case descendant addresses ASU

    Thursday, January 15 2015 5:47 PM EST2015-01-15 22:47:37 GMT
    Thursday, January 15 2015 5:49 PM EST2015-01-15 22:49:09 GMT
    One of the central figures in the landmark Brown vs Board of Education case spoke at Albany State University Thursday. Cheryl Brown Henderson spoke at a ceremony honoring Doctor Martin Luther King, Junior.More >>
    One of the central figures in the landmark Brown vs Board of Education case spoke at Albany State University Thursday. Cheryl Brown Henderson spoke at a ceremony honoring Doctor Martin Luther King, Junior.More >>
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