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Kiwanis BUGS honored

By   /  May 18, 2010  /  Community  /   Comments

Tweet By David Shivers Thursday afternoon, March 18, DoCo Kiwanians got to witness some of the first fruits borne of the Bringing Up Grades Program the club began sponsoring earlier this school year. At the Jefferson Street Boys & Girls Club, one of 10 BUG sites across Albany, approximately 30 students gathered in a meeting [...]

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Letter to the Editor: Rising utility bills should heat you up

By   /  May 18, 2010  /  Outlook  /   Comments

Tweet The Georgia summer is going to be hot, and it is not just because of the weather. That’s because two of Georgia’s largest utilities are fishing for rate increases from the Public Service Commission. Atlanta Gas Light recently submitted a $54 million rate request and the Georgia Power Co. is expected to submit a [...]

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Top Rams honored

By   /  May 18, 2010  /  Sports  /   Comments

Tweet By Edythe Bradley Albany State University Golden Rams student athletes were honored for their outstanding academic and athletic achievements during the recent 40th annual All-Sports Banquet at ASU’s Health, Physical Education and Recreation Complex. Student athletes who participate in football, volleyball, baseball, tennis, softball and women and men’s basketball, track and field, cross country, cheerleading [...]

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Obituaries

By   /  May 18, 2010  /  Obituaries  /   Comments

Tweet John Hampton Reese The funeral service of John (Buddy) Hampton Reese, 68, of Albany, who died Sunday, May 16, 2010 at Palmyra Medical Center, will be conducted Wednesday, May 19, at 10:30 a.m. at Chickasawhatchee Baptist Church in Dawson. Dr. Emil B. Askew will officiate.

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Panthers hold off Louisiana

By   /  May 18, 2010  /  Sports  /   Comments

Tweet Walter L. Johnson II A different player wore No. 7 at quarterback for the Albany Panthers, but the result still turned out the same: another win. The Panthers overcame the loss of starting quarterback Cecil Lester, as well as nine penalties for 92 yards and perhaps one of the lowest-scoring first halves in indoor [...]

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DCSS’ Network of Publicity Representatives Makes the Update Possible

By   /  May 18, 2010  /  Community  /   Comments

Tweet Have you ever wondered how the weekly DCSS Update comes together? Where all the stories and photos come from? The DCSS Update is a collaborative effort of a network of Publicity Representatives, one from each school, chosen specifically by their Principal as the “head cheerleader” for their location. These individuals give of their time [...]

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TOP POETS

By   /  May 18, 2010  /  Community  /   Comments

Tweet The Darton College Wetherbee Library recently held its 10th annual poetry contest for junior and senior high school students in Southwest Georgia. The winners are: SENIOR CATEGORY — first place, Deja Davi, Westover High, “Attack of the 5 foot (Hungry) Woman”; second place, Krystin Sanders, Pelham High, “Rain”; third place, Sharion Wimberly, Pelham High, [...]

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ASU’s White to host 3-day camp

By   /  May 18, 2010  /  Sports  /   Comments

Tweet By Edythe Bradley The eighth annual Mike White Rams Football Camp will be held June 10-12 for ages 8 to 18. The three-day camp will provide a better understanding of football, help build self-confidence and expose youth to a fun-filled camp experience with their peers, Albany State University head coach Mike White said.

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