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Musician Randomly Stabbed; Reward Offered

By   /  October 4, 2011  /  Crime, News  /   Comments

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Tweet By Kevin Hogencamp Local musician Lance Larsen’s hard-luck life got a lot tougher Monday afternoon when an unknown assailant stabbed him three times, perhaps as part of a gang initiation. Larsen called 911 from his cell phone and was treated at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital and released. Larsen, who has autism, was attacked about [...]

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Cannon Steps Up Pressure on CVB Separation From Chamber

By   /  October 4, 2011  /  Government  /   Comments

Tweet Editor’s note: Albany attorney Phil Cannon distributed this public letter today. Cannon is a founder of the Albany Downtown Merchants Association and is a member of the Albany-Dougherty Inner City Authority.   Thave spoken with many people and met with many groups since my recent public expression regarding the separation of the CVB and [...]

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Paul Eames, local baseball legend, passes away

By   /  October 4, 2011  /  News, Obituaries, Uncategorized  /   Comments

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Tweet Paul Eames, 84, of Albany, died Monday, Ocotber 3, 2011 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.   His memorial service will be at 2 p.m., October 7, 2011 at Byne Memorial Baptist Church.  Mr. Eames’s remains were cremated and his cremated remains will be buried at Crown Hill Cemetery immediately following the memorial service.  The [...]

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Next Great Mediocre Novel

By   /  October 4, 2011  /  Amanda Denton  /   Comments

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Tweet I love MrBunny. I do. Even though he has some major faults, I am woman enough to see past those things and find it in myself to continue to love him. (Let it be known that some of these faults are more egregious than others. Example: Last night he declared that Outlaw Josey Wales [...]

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GNASTY Local musician blends hip hop, Christianity

By   /  October 4, 2011  /  Community  /   Comments

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Tweet Special to the Journal   It’s not everyday that hip hop and Christianity come together, but that’s exactly what happens when Garret “GNasty” Snyder takes the stage. Snyder, 23, is gaining popularity for his inspirational, heart-wide-open lyrics set to music he customizes in the studio with the help of local producers. New to performing, [...]

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Local Author Pens New Book

By   /  October 4, 2011  /  Community  /   Comments

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Tweet By Tom Knighton   There’s a slug monster on the loose in Ty Ty, or there was.  At least, that’s the premise of the book Loyd & Boyd and the Slug Monster of Webster County by R. Lewis McGhee.  Not only does the book take place in our beloved part of the world, but [...]

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Google’s big britches

By   /  October 4, 2011  /  Geek Speak  /   Comments

Written by Jim Hall. Email your questions to geekspeak@mchsi.com . You can find Jim online at HallsTrainingSolutions.com

Tweet Is Google getting too big for its britches? Their latest big project, Google + is targeting social networking giant Facebook. Wow! Did they bite off too much? Will this be their comeuppance? Guess we’ll have to wait and see on that one. Let’s take a quick look at some history before we bet against [...]

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