The NFL has announced that Atlanta has won the right to host Super Bowl LIII (53) which would take place at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in 2019.
That venue, still under construction, will replace the Georgia Dome upon its completion.
A 75 percent favorable vote or 24 total votes is needed for a city to win the bid.
MORE: The decision process
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It's been nine months since the January storms left several Dougherty County mobile home parks in ruins.
A group of Albany State University students is bringing back the Food Restock event.
A women's conference will be held this weekend at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Albany to empower women to follow their dreams.
Dozens of Albany homeowners who lost trees during the January storms will soon get to plant new ones.
On Wednesday dozens of friends of Javis Walker and other community members held a vigil to honor him.