By Christian Jennings - bio | email January 29 , 2009
THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) - Restaurants and bars are hoping Sunday's Super Bowl will boost their sales. Managers at The Mellow Mushroom in Albany say business slowed down toward the end of the year.
Business has been surprisingly steady in January, and they hope the Super Bowl will bring in the big crowds they need.
"We're hoping to blow it out of the water a little bit, just have a good crowd inside and outside. A little bit of family atmosphere in the dining room and more so getting' down to football outside."
Miller will sponsor a party on the Mellow Mushroom patio Sunday starting at five o'clock. They'll offer specials on Miller beer products and food.
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.