Thursday, June 20 2013 12:09 AM EDT2013-06-20 04:09:02 GMT
The Albany Water Gas and light commission is preparing customers for a change that starts soon for those who pay with debit or credit cards. WG&L leaders say the utility is paying $20,000 dollars a monthMore >>
The Albany Water Gas and light commission is preparing customers for a change that starts soon for those who pay with debit or credit cards.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:41 PM EDT2013-06-20 03:41:18 GMT
An Albany man who was born when Woodrow Wilson was president celebrated his birthday today. Century Pines Assisted Living Center threw a party for resident Charles Walker who turned 101 today. Walker wasMore >>
An Albany man who was born when Woodrow Wilson was president celebrated his birthday today.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:34 PM EDT2013-06-20 03:34:54 GMT
For years, the area right across the street from the RiverQuarium has been rundown, but that's changing. A couple of businesses are thriving there. The new art park is open, and a sidewalk improvementMore >>
For years, the area right across the street from the RiverQuarium has been rundown, but that's changing.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 11:20 PM EDT2013-06-20 03:20:33 GMT
Downtown Albany leaders are looking for ways to make sure the Flint Riverquarium remains an important part of downtown for years to come. Tonight, The Albany Dougherty Inner City Authority board began discussionsMore >>
Downtown Albany leaders are looking for ways to make sure the Flint Riverquarium remains an important part of downtown for years to come.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 6:51 PM EDT2013-06-19 22:51:07 GMT
Ravi Mikel Givens was arrested Tuesday and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. He is being held in the Dougherty County jail. Givens, who played ball at Westover and StetsonMore >>
Agents say that police responded to the apartment because of a burglar alarm. Officers found the back door broken open and went inside. That's where they detected a strong odor of marijuana, and saw pot in plain view.More >>
A new flag will soon fly over Albany's Marine Corps Logistics Base, signifying their effort to conserve energy.
Officials will fly to Washington to receive the small base Water and Energy Management award from the Secretary of the Navy.
MCLB-Albany earned the award for its new project that converts landfill gas emissions into energy to operate the base.
The energy flag will fly over the base for a year. Local leaders say the honor is significant, especially with potential deep military spending cuts on the horizon.
"The more efficient and effective our base is the better it puts us in the depot arena. If we can do something less expensive than others we can also show our energy dependence, renewable energy, being able to create up to 30% of the energy at the base for renewable energy from land fill gases it's just really, really special," said Dougherty County Commission Chairman Jeff Sinyard.
Col. Terry Williams, MCLB Base Commanding Officer said, "This honor goes out to all of the folks who have worked hard to bring our plan together. Their creativity, determination, and expertise level have all been key to us winning this award."