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The Movie Guy: Top 5 Halloween Movies

By   /  October 18, 2012  /  Lifestyle and Entertainment  /   Comments

Keith Kilburn

Tweet  So I frequently get asked what my top 10 favorite lists are, you know what I’m talking about. Some friend comes up and asks you ‘Say Keith, what are your top 10 favorite samurai films?’ or something equally crazy like that. So I decided that in honor of Halloween and all things that go [...]

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BISHOP HERALDS NEW CENTER FOR SENIORS AT SOWEGA COUNCIL ON AGING GROUNDBREAKING

By   /  October 18, 2012  /  Press Releases  /   Comments

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Tweet ALBANY, GA – Today, Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) joined community officials, Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital administration, SOWEGA Council on Aging staff, and SOWEGA Council on Aging Executive Director Kay Hind at the groundbreaking at the site of their future senior center and life enrichment center.   “The new Senior Center/Life Enrichment Center [...]

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YMCA Youth Basketball Registration Underway

By   /  October 18, 2012  /  Community, Sports  /   Comments

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Tweet   YMCA Youth Basketball Registration is going on now for boys and girls ages 5-14, and Itty Bitty Basketball Registration is underway for boys and girls ages 3 & 4.  Early registration ends October 28. Late registration continues through November 4 with a $25 late fee charged. This year, the YMCA is offering Girls [...]

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Ouida Baird

By   /  October 18, 2012  /  Obituaries  /   Comments

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Tweet Ouida Baird, 96, of Albany died Wednesday Oct 17, 2012 at her residence.

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Medicare Open Enrollment Period Begins

By   /  October 18, 2012  /  Press Releases  /   Comments

Tweet ATLANTA – Americans have seven full weeks, starting Oct. 15, to select new Medicare plans or choose to stay with current coverage. During this year’s Medicare open-enrollment period, which ends Dec. 7, the Georgia Department of Human Services (DHS) Division of Aging Services and the state’s Area Agencies on Aging will offer free one-on-one [...]

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Walk on the Wild Side – Event moves to Creekside Education Center

By   /  October 18, 2012  /  Community, Lifestyle and Entertainment  /   Comments

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Tweet (Albany, Ga)- Walk on the Wild Side has been moved to the Creekside Education Center due to the change in weather tonight. The sheltered event will be from 6:00pm-9:00pm. Come enjoy live music, food provided by Outback, and a silent auction that benefits the Park. Tickets are $25.00 for members and $30.00 for non [...]

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Letter to the Editor: Comments on ‘John House wants to lose’

By   /  October 18, 2012  /  Opinion  /   Comments

Tweet  Great Article for one. I met with John House, and we discussed issues on Taxation, War on Drugs and he talks the talk but I agree he doesn’t do much walking. I have my doubts and concerns at a time I am about to go early vote. Reason I met with John House was [...]

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City battles to keep downtown post office

By   /  October 18, 2012  /  Government  /   Comments

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Tweet Staff Reports City officials sent out a release of their efforts to save the Downtown Post Office earlier today.  The whole text is below:

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Cavaliers finish Darton’s first perfect regular season

By   /  October 18, 2012  /  Sports  /   Comments

Sophomore central defender Soren Yuhaschek

Tweet       CUTHBERT – Darton’s No. 1 ranked men’s soccer team did more than beat another conference team Tuesday – the Cavaliers captured the powerhouse program’s first undefeated regular season.  Flawless – 15 straight games, many of them against some of the nation’s best teams – and the Cavaliers’ record is perfect.  What’s [...]

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Vote No On Amendment 2

By   /  October 18, 2012  /  Charlie Harper  /   Comments

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Tweet   “Shall the Constitution of Georgia be amended so as to provide for a reduction in the state’s operating costs by allowing the General Assembly to authorize certain state agencies to enter into multiyear rental agreements?”

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