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Ga. Ag Commissioner Gary Black Sends Warning to Consumers

By   /  August 29, 2013  /  Government, News  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journal Commissioner Black warns consumers antifreeze labeled Pentofrost ++, Pentofrost NF, or Pentofrost SF should not be used. Commissioner` Black is warning consumers who purchased antifreeze in Georgia branded Pentofrost ++, Pentofrost NF, or Pentofrost SF to not use this product in their automobiles. The antifreeze is not in compliance with [...]

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Lady Rams picked to win SIAC Women’s Volleyball Championship

By   /  August 28, 2013  /  Sports  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journal ATLANTA, GA–The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its 2013 Preseason All-SIAC Teams and Predicted Order of Finish today to start the 2013 season. As voted by SIAC Volleyball Coaches Association, Albany State University is the unanimous favorite to win the 2013 SIAC Women’s Volleyball Championship Tournament, which will be played [...]

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Congratulations Economic Development Committee

By   /  August 28, 2013  /  Press Releases  /   Comments

Tweet by jim Wilcox We have to say congratulations to our Economic Development Committee, Led by Ted Clem, Barbara Rivera-Holmes, and Justin Strickland. You can see new construction in several sites around town, that represent their hard work. Gander Mountain and Ulta are well underway near the Albany Mall.

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Gold Star Ambulance Presentation to DoCo Kiwanis Club

By   /  August 28, 2013  /  Uncategorized  /   Comments

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Tweet by David Shivers Kiwanis Club of Dougherty County members gained some insights into the challenges of running an ambulance service on August 26. Charles Proctor and Todd Hartman, partners in Gold Star Ambulance, were guests at the club’s weekly meeting as Proctor gave an overview and history of the service. Gold Star transports patients [...]

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September is Nat’l Preparedness Month; Gov. Deal Urges Georgians to “Get Ready”

By   /  August 28, 2013  /  Press Releases  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journal From deadly tornadoes to record flooding, Georgia has experienced its share of emergencies recently. National Preparedness Month starts in September, and Gov. Nathan Deal – in cooperation with the Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security’s Ready Georgia campaign – is encouraging residents to take steps to prepare their homes, workplaces and [...]

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Georgia Joins States Across the Nation and Declares September College Savings Month

By   /  August 28, 2013  /  Education, News  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journal College Savings Month Coloring Sweepstakes Will Provide $1,529 for Child’s Education ATLANTA – For a child, coloring is a fun pastime that teaches skills and builds creativity. But for one lucky Georgia child, coloring could also be a way to help jumpstart a college savings plan. With the goal of [...]

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Georgia Lottery announces new Atlanta Falcons-themed game

By   /  August 27, 2013  /  News  /   Comments

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Tweet Special to the Journal ATLANTA – For the fourth consecutive year, the Georgia Lottery Corp. and the Atlanta Falcons have teamed up together to kick off another new and exciting instant game. Atlanta Falcons Big Win is a $5 game with top prizes of $350,000. Tickets went on sale at Georgia Lottery retailers statewide [...]

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Hometown Heroes

By   /  August 27, 2013  /  Hometown Heroes  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journal Navy Midshipman Tiffany Y. Brown, daughter of Tammy D. Brown of Sylvester, Ga., recently completed ‘Plebe’ Summer at the U.S. Navy Academy. Plebe Summer began on Induction Day, June 27th and concluded after seven challenging weeks of basic midshipman training.

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Rolling Powerball boosts jackpot to $116M for Wednesday

By   /  August 27, 2013  /  News, Uncategorized  /   Comments

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Tweet Special to the Journal ATLANTA – The Powerball jackpot is on a roll and has climbed to an estimated $116 million to a single annuity winner for Wednesday’s drawing. The jackpot has grown since Aug. 10 and has rolled five times.

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Things to do Downtown this week!

By   /  August 27, 2013  /  Community, Lifestyle and Entertainment  /   Comments

Tweet by Aaron Blair Wednesday, August 28th – 10am Fundamentals of Working. Location: Candy Room, 125 Pine Ave 229.430.4189 http://www.gtpac.org . Trying to decide whether to sell to the government market? Interested in the government marketplace but not sure where to start? Need to know how to be considered a viable contractor by government buyers? [...]

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