April 14, 2007
Albany - - People looking for good deal on a book didn't have to travel too far Saturday.
The Albany Dougherty Library held a massive book sale. Books ranged in price from 50 cents to $2.00.
People packed the old Badcock building on Dawson Road looking for a bargain. With thousands of books on site, people could sort through a variety of fiction, non-fiction, and children books.
The library does this to make room for newer books and get rid of duplicate copies.
"We bring them together and separate them and offer them for sale to the public and the money goes back to our book fund so we can buy new books for the library," says Library employee Gary Barton.
Albany State University announced that it has received millions of dollars in grant funds, that will help provide a more enriching environment for students.
Two South Albany families are displaced Monday night after a fire in a duplex, just days before Thanksgiving.
Thomasville police are looking for a suspect after a robbery at a convenience store late Sunday night.
Albany police are hoping the public can identify a suspect in an armed robbery.
AAA and Budweiser want to make sure your holidays and parties are safe ones. AAA Auto Club is offering their Tow-To-Go service during the Thanksgiving holiday.