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Governor Signs Senior Income Tax Cut, Eliminates State Portion of Property Tax

By   /  May 12, 2010  /  Government  /   Comments

Tweet ATLANTA – Governor Sonny Perdue today announced that he has signed House Bill 1055, a bill that eliminates taxes on retirement income for senior citizens and eliminates the state portion of homeowner’s property taxes. The legislation also adjusts fees to help cover the actual costs of the services for which they are levied and [...]

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How do you view yourself?

By   /  May 12, 2010  /  Rev. Knighton  /   Comments

Tweet One of the things that I am discovering more and more about people is that they have a poor appraisal of who they are. In other words, their self-esteem is extremely low. I think it is because they have allowed someone else to tell them who they are. I think that it is important [...]

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Young artists honored

By   /  May 12, 2010  /  Community, People  /   Comments

Tweet By David Shivers Like the sweep of a painter’s brush putting the final touches to a brilliant work, the Young Artists Luncheon capped the spring art season sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Dougherty County with a celebration of the skills and talents of youthful painters in Dougherty and Lee counties.

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State lawmakers were productive

By   /  May 12, 2010  /  Jim Wilcox  /   Comments

Tweet The 2010 Georgia General Assembly session has come to a close and it was one of the most productive sessions in years. With major priorities such as water, transportation, taxes and ethics addressed during this year’s session, many are crediting a “change of tone” during the session under new House Speaker David Ralston’s leadership [...]

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Whatcha Say, Albany?

By   /  May 12, 2010  /  WhatCha-Say?  /   Comments

Tweet JUST WONDERING IF SOWEGA Tax Service had or was required to have a permit to throw a party on public property. Also, is there a fee for using the property for private parties. ****

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Day of Prayer in Albany

By   /  May 12, 2010  /  People  /   Comments

Tweet PHOTOS BY CATHY HIGGINS At noon Thursday a large crowd gathered in front of the Government Center in downtown Albany for the city’s 17th annual observation of the National Day of Prayer. The hour-long event featured Rev. Garrett Andrew of First Presbyterian Church touching on the theme of the event, “Prayer for such a [...]

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