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One dead, one in critical condition after Friday evening wreck in Fairmount

Highway 411 at Covington Bridge Road in Fairmount was closed for several hours late Friday night and into Saturday after a two-vehicle wreck that resulted in one death, with another man in critical condition at Wellstar Hospital in Cobb County.According to the Georgia State Patrol, the call came in

NORTHWESTGEORGIANEWS.COM - 2018-05-20 18:39:00

One person killed after PIT maneuver on Georgia 316

Once the trooper got directly behind the Durango, he executed a PIT maneuver, forcing it to roll over several times off of the right side of the roadway.

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-05-20 17:38:43

Police: 2 dead in apparent murder-suicide in Tennessee

HIXSON, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee say a man apparently fatally shot his ex-wife before killing himself.Chattanooga police say in a news release the pair was found Sunday morning at a gas station in Hixson.The statement says 48-year-old Kimberly Phillips was found in the parking lot and was pr

AP - 2018-05-20 21:51:59

Two people killed in Sunday morning shooting on Hixson Pike - WDEF

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – Two people killed in Sunday morning shooting on Hixson Pike.It happened shortly after 10 am at the Shells gas station at Hixson Pike and Brookaire.- Advertisement -Chattanooga Police say when they arrived on scene they found a man and woman suffering from gunshot wounds.T

WDEF - 2018-05-20 15:57:52

Suicide at Union County Courthouse

BLAIRSVILLE, Ga. – Lt. Russel Walker with the Blairsville Police Department confirmed a suicide occurred outside of the Union County Courthouse shortly before noon Monday, May 21.

FETCHYOURNEWS.COM - 2018-05-21 00:00:00

Athens police officer attacked by suspect

Around 3:30 p.m., officers were called to Palo Street in Athens for a report of a man chasing his parents up the street in a vehicle. According to police, when they arrived, they saw the man's driving the wrong way down a one-way street. When they caught up to the car, they found it had been abandon

WATE - 2018-05-21 15:44:31

No county commissioners meeting tonight

MURPHY, N.C. – According to Maria Hass, assistant county manager and clerk to the Board of Commissioners, the regular Cherokee County commissioners meeting scheduled for tonight (May 21) has been cancelled due to a light agenda.

FETCHYOURNEWS.COM - 2018-05-21 00:00:00

Cleveland Police looking for 15 year old runaway - WDEF

She has hazel eyes, blond hair -shoulder length, fair- light complexion, last wearing a white tank top with black leggings.

WDEF - 2018-05-21 20:18:59

5 arrested for allegedly possessing over $100,000 of meth

HALL COUNTY, Ga.- Five Hall County residents were arrested Thursday for allegedly possessing over one kilogram, or 2.2 pounds, of methamphetamine, authorities said.


Flooded and rain-damaged roads force Chatsworth drivers to turn around

Another driver, Alex Ridley, says the flooded road will prevent a lot of people from getting to a lot of places.


Michael Williams “deportation bus” stops in Hiawassee

HIAWASSEE, Ga. – Gubernatorial candidate Michael Williams made a third-time campaign stop in Hiawassee, three days before the General Primary election, arriving on a motor coach with his campaign “deportation bus” closely trailing behind. According to a tour posted on Williams social media page, the


Almost $400,000 worth of meth found in north Georgia storage unit

CLEVELAND, Ga. -- Almost $400,000 meth was seized by police after a White County deputy found the drugs and a stolen handgun in a storage unit.


Bradley County school board candidates call for putting students before politics

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — The District 4 candidates for the Bradley County Board of Education say their concerns come down to money and putting students before politics.Dianna Calfee, who unseated Troy Weathers four years ago, faces him again in the Aug. 2 general election. Both discussed why they want to

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2018-05-21 00:00:12

Armed robbery suspects sentenced up to 70 years

BLUE RIDGE, Ga. – After a week long trial, two of the suspects found guilty in theLabor Day 2017 armed robbery of an AT&T store on Scenic Drive, have been sentenced.


Report: Woman had meth while shoplifting

Teresa Ann Kines, 50, of 251 Fire Tower Road, is also charged with misdemeanor failure to appear. On Thursday, around 7 p.m., she took merchandise from the Walmart at 825 U.S. 411 without paying. She was then found to have a bag of meth at the bottom of her purse.


JASON WILLIAMS KILLED: Georgia State student reported missing was killed outside metro Atlanta gas station

Jason Williams, 24, was scheduled to start a new job on Wednesday. He talked to his mother on Tuesday about how excited he was for the opportunity.


Dollar General robbery suspects sought

On April 22, a black male with a handgun reportedly entered an Ellenwood Dollar General at 1786 Panola Road, produced a weapon and robbed the store before fleeing on foot.


Fuel spill cleanup persists on Highway 64; westbound lane open, eastbound lane still closed

The eastbound lane ofU.S. Highway 64between Ocoee and Ducktown, Tennessee, could be reopened late today if enough progress is made on the cleanup from Tuesday'sfuel tanker spill, officials said.


Father of charged after Dawson County middle school student killed in school bus crash

According to the Georgia State Patrol, 33-year-old Lonnie Anderson, of Dawsonville, was driving a Ford Mustang on Georgia Highway 60 northbound when the car hydroplaned and struck a school bus in the southbound lane. The car then rotated counter-clockwise and hit the bus again. The crash killed Ande


Blue Ridge council draws fire

Blue Ridge Mayor and City Council addressed two ordinances, the council meeting rules and procedures, repair of two city buildings ...