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Albany, Georgia is located in Dougherty County. Zip codes in Albany, GA include 31703, 31701, and 31704. The median home price in Albany is $99,900 which is roughly $51/per square foot. More Albany information.

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Local news for Albany, GA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

16 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

Vietnam Vet starts hunger strike against VA clinic, currently in hospice

An Albany Vietnam Veteran says he's starting a hunger strike Monday. The VA did take care of some of Willie Ross's complaints, but he says he still wants to bring attention to problems with the VA.

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19 hrs ago | The Albany Herald

One injured in downtown Albany shooting

Contact was made with the victim, who advised that a fight had broken out in the street in front of State Theater.

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22 hrs ago | Examiner.com

So you want to make a fan film. Read this first.

The constant improvement in video and computer technology along with dissatisfaction with the offerings of the entertainment industry is leading increasing numbers of consumers to try their hands at producing audio and video shows for distribution on the Internet.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Phinazee campaigns at Pick n' Save

Tuesday's election is just around the corner and on Sunday Dean Phinazee, whose running for District Six on the school board, was out campaigning at the Pick n' Save on Olgethrope.He encourages people to go out, and exercise their right to vote on Tuesday."

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WALB-TV Albany

Laura Lines and her husband

Several people made time to get ice cream at their favorite ice cream shops around Albany on Sunday.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Wakefest wraps up with benefit concert at Chehaw

People who donated blood got a discount on movie tickets. On Saturday, the Red Cross mobile unit was set up in front of Albany's Carmike Wynnsong Theater.Organizers say with people away on vacation, donations are slower and supplies run low, so its important to get donations."

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The New Zealand Herald

Orchard Park's first fruits

A planned warehouse, office and retail complex that will be one of the first buildings to be constructed in Goodman's Orchard Park business estate at Albany on Auckland's North Shore is being marketed for sale or lease.

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WALB-TV Albany

Adam Gilbert, 2014 Wakefest organizer

Albany police are investigating after a 19-year-old man was shot downtown outside the State Theater around 2:30 a.m.The shooting victim, Antonio Spann, told police a fight broke out as people were leaving and then someone started firing shots in the air.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Friends of Tift Park prepare for Community Market

An Albany organization working to preserve the city's oldest park is preparing for their first major event on Saturday.

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In 2013, summer farmers had to overcome heavy rain and horrible field conditions that made it difficult to produce tasty watermelons, but this summer's weather had a different impact.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Country Singer Kaitlyn Baker Opens for Travis Tritt in Ga Tonight

Rising Nashville recording artist Kaitlyn Baker will celebrate the release of her debut single "Burn" when she opens for multi-award-winning country singer Travis Tritt in Albany, Georgia, tonight, July 18. The concert will be a fundraiser for the Darton State College Foundation, which awards scholarships to deserving students.

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WALB-TV Albany

Sinclair sentenced for Armed Robbery

A Colquitt County man has been given a 3-year prison sentence for an armed robbery earlier this year in Moultrie.Demetrius Sinclair pleaded guilty to a robbery charge this week.

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WALB-TV Albany

VPD having tough time locating shooter in Wednesday night's shooting

At 1:00PM, a public service will be held on Friday for Alice Coachman Davis, the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal.

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Attorney: Too many innocent people in jail

An Albany attorney says he sees too many innocent people locked in the Dougherty County jail, only to have the charges dismissed.

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WALB-TV Albany

Blood donation destinations open in South Georgia

The American Red Cross is urging everyone to donate blood this summer. Donations typically decrease during the summer months.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Meth lab hidden in East Albany woods busted by drug agents

Albany Dougherty Drug Unit agents raided a meth lab in some woods in east Albany Thursday night.

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WALB-TV Albany

Integrated church still united after historical flood

An Albany church celebrates a milestone that came along with the Flood of '94'. A predominately African American church and a predominately white church came together during the flood and merged shortly after.

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WALB-TV Albany

Memorial service set for former Albany Olympian

A public service will be held on Friday for Alice Coachman Davis, the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal.

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WALB-TV Albany

Traffic Alert: lights at intersections go dark

Traffic lights are out at the intersections of Dawson, Pine, and Slappey in Albany.

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WALB-TV Albany

City officials looking at ways to cut property taxes

She says she and new interim city manager Tom Berry will reach out to small communities in the area that may be interested in buying utilities from Albany.

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