semi-professional soccer team coming to Albany

In the News: Semi-Professional Soccer Team Coming to Albany

Soccer fans are cheering loud and clear with news that there’s asemi-professional soccer team coming to Albany soon! Soccer time The action-packed, fast-growing sport is making its way to town. This semi-professional soccer team coming to Albany even has a name. The SOWEGANS Soccer Club will be Southwest Georgia’s premier men’s amateur soccer team. According Read more about In the News: Semi-Professional Soccer Team Coming to Albany[…]

grant funding for Dougherty County School System

In the News: Grant Funding for Dougherty County School System

Georgia Power recently awarded $3 million in grant funding for Dougherty County School System along with three other school systems. The funds will be used to further career readiness and multigenerational economic stability. Funding for the future The grant funding for Dougherty County School System will total $750,000. The funds will be used for a Read more about In the News: Grant Funding for Dougherty County School System[…]

ALDI coming to Albany Georgia

In the News: ALDI Coming to Albany, Georgia

The signs are all pointing to exciting news for locals! ALDI coming to Albany, Georgia, is just one more example of growth within the city. In the news While not much has been released, what we do know about ALDI coming to Albany, Georgia, is the where. Big banners announcing “Coming Soon” have been spotted Read more about In the News: ALDI Coming to Albany, Georgia[…]

Piggly Wiggly Food for Less in Albany

In the News: Piggly Wiggly Food for Less in Albany

It’s not just important to find fresh food. It’s just as important to find affordable food too. This mission is a crucial part of a new grocery store’s arrival in town. With the opening of Piggly Wiggly Food for Less in Albany this month, our city’s residents have a lot to celebrate. So, make plans Read more about In the News: Piggly Wiggly Food for Less in Albany[…]

Feeding the Valley expansion in Albany

In the News: Feeding the Valley Expansion in Albany

With growing demand for food assistance in the area, recent talk has a proposed solution closer to home. Reports shared the news of a possible Feeding the Valley expansion in Albany to help put more food on more tables! The Proposed Expansion The Feeding the Valley expansion in Albany is estimated to be a $4 Read more about In the News: Feeding the Valley Expansion in Albany[…]

transportation upgrades in Albany

In the News: Transportation Upgrades in Albany

For many of us, our travels in the past year haven’t entailed too many exotic locations. Instead, they tended to follow the path from our bedroom to our living room, or even—gasp—our fridge. Well, when we start exploring in earnest again, we can anticipate some cool updates. Let’s look into the upcoming transportation upgrades in Read more about In the News: Transportation Upgrades in Albany[…]

Outdoor Network Expansion in Albany

In the News: Outdoor Network Expansion in Albany

It’s been more than 20 years since workers have clocked in at the former McGregor golf equipment facility. Now, the building will receive new life. Outdoor Network announced in October that it will take over the area—and add some new changes too. Read on to learn more about the exciting scope of the Outdoor Network Read more about In the News: Outdoor Network Expansion in Albany[…]

A Better Way Grocers

In the News: A Better Way Grocers

Merriam-Webster’s dictionary defines a community as “a group of people with a common characteristic or interest living together within a larger society.” It also defines community as a “fellowship,” one filled with people united together. A Better Way Grocers embodies both definitions, tackling food insecurity around our town. In fact, it helps feed our community—and Read more about In the News: A Better Way Grocers[…]