Health inspectors are keeping a close eye out for hygiene violations - things like handling food and drinks properly and correct hand washing procedures. If these violations are allowed to go on without being corrected, customers could possibly get sick.
Lowest Scores: J.R. Wings & Things, 2221 E. Broad Avenue, Albany - Grade: 82 According to the Georgia Department of Public Health , any score below 70 is considered unsanitary. During the inspection, the health inspector took off points for the person-in-charge leaving food out and not using sanitizer for wet rags. Wings were sitting on the counter when not being used or cooled properly. Previously cooked wings were sitting out at room temperature. A wet wiping cloth was sitting on the counter. Utensils were stored inncorrectly. Lastly, J.R. Wings & Things was cited for the freezer gasket being torn and falling off. Top Scores: Local restaurants obtained a perfect grade this week; several others were graded in the 90s. Joe Muggs, 2601 Dawson Rd., Albany - Grade: 100 Burger King, 2805 N. Slappey Blvd., Albany - Grade: 100 Pizza Hut, 61 U.S. Highway 19 N., Camilla - Grade: 100 Subway, 227 Walnut St., Leesburg - Grade: 100 Burger King, 1608 Tift Ave., Tifton - Grade: 100 Huddle house, 1085 SE Forrester Dr., Dawson - Grade: 100 Arby's, 1105 N. Slappey Blvd., Albany - Grade: 99 C & C Catering, 2734 Ledo Rd., Albany - Grade: 96 El Carrisal, 604 W. Fourth St., Adel - Grade: 96 McDonald's, 1632 E. Oglethorpe Blvd., Albany - Grade: 95 Subway, 2215 E. Oglethorpe Blvd., Albany - Grade: 95 The Brass Monkey, 2238 Palmyra Rd., Albany - Grade: 92 Wild Chicken Kitchen, 1214 U.S. Highway 41 N., Tifton - Grade: 89 Impire Restaurant, 118 S. Pine St., Adel - Grade: 86 China Shuttle, 2601 Dawson Rd., Albany - Grade: 85 J.R. Wings & Things, 2221 E. Broad Ave., Albany - Grade: 82 Restaurants are inspected every six months, but if you see a potential violation let your county health department know about it.
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