Incoming Albany Ward 3 City Commissioner BJ
Fletcher says she's ready to get to work for the city.
She hopes to help create new jobs, but she
says her top priority will be to spend your tax money wisely.
"I want my legacy to be that I did not
compromise the taxpayers integrity or mine, I want to be part of a commission
that stands by everything it believes in," said Fletcher.
Fletcher and new Ward 2 Commissioner Bobby Coleman will be sworn in
early next month.
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One of the largest employers in Southwest Georgia is now back open for business.
Hundreds of students in the Albany area took their next steps into further education or the workforce Thursday evening.
Dozens gathered at the Albany Civil Rights Institute on Thursday to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act of 1968.
An elementary basketball coach in Terrell County was arrested by Edison police during a basketball game Thursday night.
With a large number of domestic violence victims in Dougherty County, one organization is hosting a 'Day of Service' Saturday to collect donations.