The Whittlesey House

Local Spotlight: The Whittlesey House

Celebrate something this summer just to have an excuse to host an event at The Whittlesey House, a new luxurious and historic home-turned-event-center in Albany. The Whittlesey House Established in 1908, The Whittlesey House has since been affectionately restored as a classic gathering space. Inspired by the home’s own history, tranquil Southern nights and a Read more about Local Spotlight: The Whittlesey House[…]

3dcreations in Albany

New Business Spotlight: 3dcreations in Albany

Over the past couple of years, we’ve had to come up with new traditions. We’ve also learned that no matter how much distance is between us, we can always take time to show our loved ones that we care. One cool—and creative—way to celebrate has just arrived, courtesy of 3dcreations in Albany. This smart small Read more about New Business Spotlight: 3dcreations in Albany[…]

Love Your Selfie 229

New Business Spotlight: Love Your Selfie 229

Sometimes we all need to express a little self-love. Now residents in Albany can do just that at Southwest Georgia’s first interactive selfie studio known as Love Your Selfie 229. Strike a Pose. Inspired by a TikTok video, business owner Jasmine Green decided the people of Albany needed a cool, fun, creative destination. They need Read more about New Business Spotlight: Love Your Selfie 229[…]

Thronateeska Heritage Center

Local Spotlight: Thronateeska Heritage Center

Kids and adults both know: learning doesn’t stop when you leave school! In fact, we have the chance to learn something new every day. No matter how old you are, you can find out about the fascinating world around you at Thronateeska Heritage Center in Albany, GA. All About the Name Thronateeska Heritage Center earns Read more about Local Spotlight: Thronateeska Heritage Center[…]

Albany Technical College

Local Spotlight: Albany Technical College

Albany, GA is famous for many things. From Theatre Albany, to the Albany Museum of Art, to even showing up in the movies, folks have heard of our town. Another feature that people know our town for? Albany Technical College. Whether you want to change careers or you just want to learn more about our Read more about Local Spotlight: Albany Technical College[…]

Theatre Albany

Local Spotlight: Theatre Albany

How many of us have seen—or been in—a performance that brought new meaning to our everyday lives? The answer is pretty much everyone! Though the past few months have meant unusual twists and turns, Theatre Albany is still bringing the magic all across our community. Whether you’re wondering when you can take in a new Read more about Local Spotlight: Theatre Albany[…]

Albany State University

Local Spotlight: Albany State University

A new semester is underway at Albany State University. It began exclusively online on August 10, so that employees and students could still get back to business and stay safe at the same time. If you’re thinking of becoming a Golden Ram in the Spring 2021 semester—or you want to learn about a college that Read more about Local Spotlight: Albany State University[…]

places to get ice cream in Albany, Georgia

3 Places to Get Ice Cream in Albany, Georgia

Sweeten your summer with a delicious treat: ice cream! Our town is home to several delicious spots—and you can even get dinner and dessert at a few of them. So go ahead—put on your mask and hop in the car! These tasty places to get ice cream in Albany, Georgia are waiting for you. 2 Read more about 3 Places to Get Ice Cream in Albany, Georgia[…]

Albany Museum of Art

Local Spotlight: Albany Museum of Art

Our hometown offers a place for residents and out-of-town travelers alike to view amazing art pieces. We’re talking about The Albany Museum of Art. This incredible nonprofit museum gives us all access to an array of impressive works. Never been? A trip may be in your future! What is the Albany Museum of Art? The Read more about Local Spotlight: Albany Museum of Art[…]

Radium Springs Gardens

Local Spotlight: Radium Springs Gardens

In uncertain times such as these, a splash of serenity can soothe the mind, body, and soul. Once the site of a grand casino, Radium Springs Gardens gives visitors a chance to sightsee and be at ease. No wonder it’s one of Georgia’s seven natural wonders! About the Gardens The beautiful Radium Springs Gardens has Read more about Local Spotlight: Radium Springs Gardens[…]