ATLANTA (AP) — A grand jury on Wednesday indicted a Georgia judge, along with a co-founder of DragonCon and two other people, after prosecutors accused them of illegally accessing a courthouse...
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Video clips show that a man who died in a Georgia jail suffered inhumane treatment in the final hours before he died from complications of dehydration while being held on...
ATLANTA (AP) — State officials announced Wednesday that 82% of Georgia seniors graduated on time from high school in 2018-2019, the highest share on record under the current reporting...
ATLANTA (AP) — An up-and-coming GOP congressman is angling for a Senate appointment. A former congressman has hinted he's interested, too. The list of Democrats quietly mulling over a bid include...
ATLANTA (AP) — Who wants to be a senator? Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is asking Georgians who think they have what it takes to apply online.
ATLANTA (AP) — An official has been put on leave and others reassigned following a report of a cancer patient bitten more than 100 times by ants at a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs living...
WINDER, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia school bus driver has been arrested after a student on her bus found a gun and bullets inside a purse.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports 59-year-old Mary...
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — J.R. Reed plays for one of the nation's powerhouse programs, where the competition begins as soon as you step on campus.
ATLANTA (AP) — Two machines used to check voters into their voting location as part of Georgia's election system have been stolen from an Atlanta precinct.
MCDONOUGH, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man suspected of killing his estranged wife and another man has been found dead in his car after exchanging gunfire with police.
FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — A group of wounded soldiers from Army posts in Kentucky and Georgia are biking 101 miles beginning at Fort Campbell later this month.
4 charged in Georgia in theft ring that targeted temples
ATLANTA (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Atlanta have charged four people in what they say was a brazen theft ring that stole more than $80,000 in cash and jewelry from Hindu and Buddhist temples...
Officials: Bodies of 4 children found after mom found slain
OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in central Florida say they believe they've found the remains of four young children just hours after their mother was found slain in Georgia.
Georgia couple poses as LA sheriff’s deputies in $16K scam
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a Georgia couple, posing as Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies, bilked six victims out of $16,000 in gift cards in a telephone fraud scam.
Kelly and No. 7 Irish look forward to trip to No. 3 Georgia
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brian Kelly sensed his No. 7 Notre Dame team had a little extra bounce in its step Sunday morning and it wasn't because of its 66-14 victory over New Mexico 16 hours...
Zoning conflict shuts down Georgia preschool’s farm stand
FOREST PARK, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia preschool program that helps children sell fresh produce to local residents has been shut down by city officials who say the farm stand violates zoning...
Prosecutors: Paramedic stole morphine meant for patients
CARNESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia paramedic is accused of stealing morphine, replacing it with another liquid and then re-attaching the cap with super glue.
Kanye West brings ‘Sunday Service’ to Georgia
LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — Rapper Kanye West brought his collection of choir singers and musicians to an Atlanta-area megachurch for his religious popup performance called "Sunday Service."
Resident of home shoots and kills 3 people in Conyers
CONYERS, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia sheriff says three people have been shot to death in Conyers.
Rockdale County sheriff's Deputy Lee Thomas says the resident of a home shot the three males early...
Police: Georgia man filled fake prescription in Alabama
HARTSELLE, Ala. (AP) — Authorities in Alabama say a Georgia man attempting to fill a forged prescription was arrested with more than 1,550 doses of codeine cough syrup.
AP Top 25 Reality Check: Gap between elite and rest grows
Before the season there was talk of a clear dividing line in college football between the elite programs, true national championship and perennial playoff contenders, and everybody...
Georgia officials find spiked CBD products sold in the state
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — When high schoolers around Savannah started passing out after puffing vapes last year, authorities focused on several products marketed as delivering the cannabis extract...
Cumberland Island reopening after Hurricane Dorian closure
ST. MARYS, Ga. (AP) — The National Park Service is reopening Cumberland Island to tourists after it was closed for repairs and cleanup in the wake of Hurricane Dorian.
Lt. Gov. Duncan aims to make state East Coast tech capital
GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Georgia's lieutenant governor is aiming to make the state the "technology capital" of the East Coast.
Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan outlined his plans at the University of...
After acrimony, southwest Georgia town to end police force
MEIGS, Ga. (AP) — A southwest Georgia city is closing its police department.
WALB-TV reports the Meigs City Council voted 3-2 to stop providing police services as of Sept....
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- Business WireMetasys Technologies, Inc. (MTI) Recognized as Diversity Supplier of the YearAugust 28, 2019
- Business WireGeorgia Capital PLC Announces 1H19 Financial ResultsAugust 15, 2019
- Business WireGeorgia-based Hamilton Health Care System First in U.S. to Use New Baxter Technology in the ICUAugust 13, 2019
- Business WireSouthwest Georgia Financial Corporation Reports 13% Net Income Growth for Second Quarter 2019July 23, 2019
Thousands expected in Georgia for Shrimp & Grits Festival
JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Coastal Georgia is gearing up for its annual food festival that's dedicated to deciding who cooks the state's best shrimp and grits.
Western Michigan runs for record 7 TDs in win over Ga. State
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — LeVante Bellamy rushed for 192 yards and three scores as Western Michigan totaled a school-record seven rushing touchdowns to throttle Georgia State 57-10 on Saturday...
Johnson lifts Minnesota late to beat Georgia Southern 35-32
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — This Minnesota team has made falling behind in the fourth quarter a troubling habit.
The Gophers have also managed to turn those deficits into quite the stockpile of...
The Citadel stuns Georgia Tech with overtime upset win
ATLANTA (AP) — Coach Brent Thompson was working as The Citadel's offensive coordinator when the school upset South Carolina four years ago.
Book throws for 5 TDs as No. 7 Notre Dame routs New Mexico
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Ian Book and No. 7 Notre Dame got some kinks out Saturday against New Mexico and now have No. 3 Georgia on their minds.
Woman’s body found in burning car
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia police department is investigating after a woman's body was found inside a burning car.
The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports DeKalb County police officers...
Remember Wendy: UGa fans don pink to honor Anderson’s wife
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — As Blake Anderson thought about all that pink between the hedges, he struggled to hold back the tears.
The emotions are still very raw for the Arkansas State coach, whose...
No. 3 Georgia romps to another win, 55-0 over Arkansas State
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Now, the real season begins for No. 3 Georgia.
Finishing off a dominating run through their first three games, the Bulldogs romped to a 55-0 win over Arkansas State on...
Senator wants answers after reports of ant infestation at VA
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson is demanding answers from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs after a Georgia woman said her father was bitten more than 100 times by ants at a...
School land, including community center, could become YMCA
COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — The site of a former school could become a new YMCA in a Georgia city.
Muscogee County school officials tell the Ledger-Enquirer of Columbus that a community center and...
Man convicted of 2013 slaying freed pending new trial
QUITMAN, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man sentenced to life in prison for a 2013 slaying is now free while he awaits a new trial.
WALB-TV reports a Superior Court judge ordered Javis Denson released...
Former state lawmaker running for Georgia high court
ATLANTA (AP) — A third candidate has announced a bid for a seat on the Georgia Supreme Court.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports former Republican state lawmaker Beth Beskin is running...
Police: Georgia man faked racially motivated burglary
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A man trashed his pizza restaurant and ice cream shop near Atlanta to fake a racially motivated burglary so he could file an insurance claim, police said.
Lawsuit: Poor information about pipeline led to fatal blast
ATLANTA (AP) — A federal lawsuit accuses a major pipeline company based in Georgia of failing to tell work crews where a major underground pipeline was located before they ruptured the line,...
Bateman comes full circle as Gophers host Georgia Southern
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When a skinny Rashod Bateman was just beginning to come into his own halfway through high school in Tifton, his southern Georgia hometown, he went with what he knew and made an...
Best-selling Southern author Anne Rivers Siddons dies at 83
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Anne Rivers Siddons, a best-selling Southern author known for novels "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Peachtree Road," has died. She was 83.
Get this: Georgia Tech has a shot at a winning streak
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Tech has a shot at a winning streak.
Given how this season is likely to go, the Yellow Jackets need to take advantage of the opportunity.