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 >>
Amid all the controversy surrounding the school system, the Dougherty School Board will have a new member. Lane Price defeated incumbent Anita Williams-Brown for the at large seat.
The winner was announced just before 11 p.m. Tuesday night. Price was ahead of Anita Williams Brown for the majority of the night, but not my much.
Price ended up winning with 8,685 votes to Williams-Brown 6,499.
And as the votes were being counted Tuesday night supporters for Dr. Anita Williams-Brown gathered at the American Legion in hopes that the incumbent would take the race.
Across town, Lane Price's supporters met next to the Catch, waiting until their victory was announced. Price hopped on the campaign trail offering new vision for the troubled school system.
"Well I'm thrilled with the results and I'm so appreciative to the voters of Dougherty County," said Price. "We had a good turnout and it looks like folks are ready for a change."
Williams-Brown said this campaign has been hard work and a long journey. She pointed out that her opponent's campaign had $70,000 dollars to her $5,000.
"I gave it all, I gave it everything I have and I'd say that the lord has something else for me to do, my assignment has ended," said Williams-Brown.
Price says now she has a lot of studying and hard work ahead so she can hit the ground running come January.