September 25, 2007
Lee County-- Lee County commissioners honored two dedicated citizens during their regular board meeting Tuesday night.
They passed a resolution honoring Robert Boney who has served as Leesburg's Mayor for the past 17 years. It commends Boney for his lifetime public service, even in illness.
A resolution was also passed Tuesday night recognizing Thomas Page Tharp. He was the Lee County's first administrator and served as County Treasurer for 40-years, taking over the job from his father.
Tharp passed away two weeks ago. His wife Patricia accepted the honor. The couple was married for more than 52 years.
Albany's police chief responded to concerns about the nonstop gunfire happening in one South Albany neighborhood.
Phoebe Putney Hospital recently upgraded a device that will give patients with irregular heartbeats more surgical options.
NASCAR is at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend, but with rain in the forecast, it is stirring up a debate between the track and the drivers.
The Worth County's Best Friends Humane Society's biggest fundraiser of the year is just around the corner and tickets are selling out fast.
Spring pollens have made an early appearance this year in Southwest Georgia.