November 10, 2005
Albany- It looked a lot like Christmas in an Albany shopping plaza Thursday night. Lancaster Village was decked out with Christmas decorations.
Shoppers enjoyed holiday goodies and horse drawn carriage rides. Santa Claus listened to wish lists from children and put everyone in the holiday spirit.
"I needed it to get me in the holiday spirit, definitely, just to see all of the Christmas decorations and everything, it's getting me all excited for his first Christmas," said Tori Sullivan.
This was the second year for the Lancaster Village Christmas open house.
Fulfilling student needs was the focus of a community meeting with Dougherty County School officials Tuesday.
Jimmy Carter was among those raising money for the Boys & Girls Club of Americus-Sumter County Tuesday.
An electrical blackout during South Georgia's high temperatures created some concern at the Moultrie-Colquitt County Humane Society Tuesday.
Albany city leaders voted to deny the rezoning of the 2400 block of Whispering Pines Circle to allow the building of a Captain D's restaurant.
Albany city commissioners voted unanimously to roll back the millage rate.