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Rep. Graves Grills New IRS Commissioner, IG On Targeting Scandal

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Tweet Under Graves’ Questioning, Werfel Says Lois Lerner Is Still Being Paid, IG Testifies That IRS Employees Wouldn’t Say Who Ordered Targeting Washington, D.C. – Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14), member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, issued the following statement after today’s hearing on the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of [...]

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Michelena D’Ambrosio Swanson

By   /  June 4, 2013  /  Obituaries  /   Comments

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Tweet Michelena D’Ambrosio Swanson died Thursday, May 23, 2013 at Phoebe Putney Hospital. Funeral arrangements will be held Thursday, June 6th, 2013 at 10:00AM at St. Teresa’s Catholic Church with interment to follow at Andersonville National Cemetery at 12:00 Noon. A rosary will be held Wednesday, June 5th 2013 at 6:00 PM with visitation to [...]

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ASU to Host Camp for Visual Impaired

By   /  June 4, 2013  /  Education  /   Comments

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Tweet by Pearlie N. Browse  Visually impaired high school students will experience university life during a summer transition program hosted by Albany State University, the Albany Advocacy Resource Center and sponsored by the Southwest Georgia Workforce 44.  The Summer Transition Program for the Visual Impaired is designed to provide academic support and independent living skills to [...]

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St. Patrick Episcopal’s “Food For a Thousand”

By   /  June 3, 2013  /  Community  /   Comments

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Tweet Special to the Journal Through the generosity of numerous volunteers and community donors, the “Food for a Thousand” vision has blossomed into a reality at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, with an initial harvest already conducted and distributed through a local food bank. Youngsters in the church’s “Stuck in the Middle” program for children and [...]

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Isakson Statement on the Passing of Sen. Lautenberg

By   /  June 3, 2013  /  Politics  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journal WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., today made the following statement in response to the passing of Sen. Frank Lautenberg, D-N.J.: “Dianne and I send my condolences to Senator Lautenberg’s wife, Bonnie, and to his entire family. Frank was a fine public servant, a good friend and he will [...]

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Al bany Police Dept.: Entering Auto Alert for East Albany Residents

By   /  June 3, 2013  /  Crime  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journa;l Do not leave valuables in plain view inside locked car East Albany Alert: Nine Entering Autos reported over the weekend in East Albany. • 200 block of Turner Field Road (2) • 2000 block of East Broad Avenue • 1800 block of Sycamore (3) • 200 block of West Road [...]

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Chambliss Statement on the Passing of U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg

By   /  June 3, 2013  /  Politics  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journal WASHINGTON- U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA), released the following statement regarding the passing of U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ): “Frank and I came to the Senate together in 2002 – he from a short break in public service and I for the first time. From his World War II service, [...]

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Albany Panthers to Visit Albany ARC Adult Day Program

By   /  June 3, 2013  /  Community  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journal The Albany Panthers are coming to visit the consumers at Albany ARC Adult Day Program on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Also, the Mascot, the Cheerleaders and the Team Manager are coming! The location for the visit is Address: 1300 West Broad Avenue.

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Republicans Have Opportunity To Change The Debate

By   /  June 3, 2013  /  Charlie Harper, Opinion  /   Comments

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Tweet by Charlie Harper The cries of “I told you so” are reaching critical mass from the right side of the political spectrum.  Those who have been in opposition to President Obama since his 2008 campaign have been grasping at each and every perceived weakness to justify why he should not be President.   The range [...]

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Serving the needs of people in creative ways

By   /  June 2, 2013  /  Uncategorized  /   Comments

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Tweet Our church is always looking for ways to make a difference in the lives of people through creative mission and service projects. On Saturday, May 11, one of our Diaconate Ministry Teams hosted a creative project at the Winn Dixie Grocery Store on Old Dawson Road. We wore lime green T-shirts that read “Christian [...]

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