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CAPTURED: 2 inmates who escaped from Troup County Jail back in custody, sheriff's officials say
Channel 2'sRichard Elliotspoke to Troup County Deputy Lt. Stewart Smith, who said they believe the inmates cut a hole through their dorm room ceiling, crawled through an air duct to get to the roof and shimmied down the drain pipe.
Sterling Estates of West Cobb to have groundbreaking for newest phase
Senior living community owner and operator Sterling Estates has announced the start of construction of the latest phase in its retirement neighborhood, Sterling Estates of West Cobb.The company will have a groundbreaking ceremony and reception on Aug. 29 at 9:30 a.m. at 3165 Dallas Highway in Mariet
Georgia man dies in Tennessee lake
News outlets report 37-year-old Jesus Antonio Castro of Douglasville, Georgia, was pulled from the water Saturday at Mac Point Beach on Parksville Lake east of Chattanooga. He was pronounced dead later at a hospital.
Girl, 15, says police officer sexually assaulted her for hours; GBI investigating
ofATLANTA- A local police officer is under investigation after a 15-year-old girl accused him of sexual assault.The girl’s mother toldChannel 2 Action Newsthat her daughter was terrified and eventually told her about the incident.“She just broke down and was crying,” the girl’s mother toldChannel 2
Body Found In Landfill | Home Invasion | Toddler Dies In Ritual
ATLANTA, GA — A Fulton County man has been convicted of raping and molesting an 11-year-old girl he met when he was 26, then pursued sexually on Instagram with graphic texts and images.
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Teens Seriously Hurt In Rainy-Sunday Crash
The crash happened at about 8:17 p.m. on White Road south of Factory Shoals Road, according to police. Investigators say Jonathan R. Redd, 18, of Cedartown, was driving a 2000 Ford Ranger south when he lost control of the truck.
Crash Shuts Down South Cobb Intersection
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Paulding County Sheriff's Office looking for runaway 13-year-old girl
DALLAS, Ga. -- Paulding County sheriff's deputies said they are looking for a runaway 13-year-old girl.Authorities are looking for Trinity Reece, a white female with long, brownish-red hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing an orange tank top and orange, black and white shorts.She was report
Missing Teen Sought By Douglas County Sheriff's Office
DOUGLAS COUNTY, GA — The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing 17-year-old girl, last seen on July 24.
Plan To Attend CAC's Open House For Fall Classes
To start the semester, the CAC is holding a Fall "All About Art" Open House on Saturday, Sept. 8 from noon – 3 p.m. at the CAC. This free event is where families can meet and greet the teachers, register on-site for classes, and enjoy artist demos and so much more. Listed below are all classes the C
Woman accused of drunkenly banging on door, having drugs
A Rockmart woman was arrested late Friday night after allegedly banging on the door of another person’s property while under the influence of alcohol and in possession of pills.According to Floyd County Jail reports:Deborah Frazier, 53, of 2964 U.S. 27, was arrested just before 11:30 p.m. She is cha
‘Ma'am, ma'am! He's in your car!' Woman says slider stole belongings from car in split second
The woman, who only identified herself as Queen, toldChannel 2’sMike Petchenikshe’s still seething after becoming the latest victim of a slider.
Woman warns others after coyotes attack her dog during daily walk
Two coyotes (not pictured) attacked a dog during a daily walk in a neighborhood in Smyrna, Georgia, the dog's owner told WSBTV.(David McNew/Getty Images)
Peachtree City’s World Series run continues as it knocks off the Northwest with 3-0 win - The Citizen
WILLIAMSPORT, PA —As Tai Peete made his way to the dugout after his warmup session in the bullpen at Lamade Stadium he looked back at his catcher and yelled, “I hate being famous!”
5 indicted on arson charges after posting video on social media, prose | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
COWETA COUNTY, Ga. -Five metro Atlanta men who prosecutors say got drunk, set a fire at a vacant home and posted a video of their exploitshave been indictedon arson charges.
Jonesboro stuns Mount Zion with touchdown in final minutes
“I feel excited, we are glad our guys kept fighting. We were looking real bleep, but we kept fighting,” Jonesboro head coach Tim Floyd said. “I knew it was going to be a tough defensive game on both sides, but I’m pleased with our guys.”
Paulding County woman reported missing in College Park
PAULDING COUNTY, Ga. -- The Paulding County Sheriff's Office and the College Park Police Department are asking for help from the public in locating a missing 28-year-old woman.Jamie Green lives in Paulding County and was last seen on Saturday, August 11, between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., at a Waffle House
Four-star Tennessee safety commit Jaylen McCollough expects to 'fit in perfectly' with Vols
POWDER SPRINGS, Ga. —Surrounded by teammates during a season-opening pep rally Friday morning,Jaylen McColloughannounced his commitment to Tennessee by unzipping his hoodie and pulling it open to reveal an orange Vols T-shirt.
High School football kicks off
The Newnan Times-HeraldNewnan, Trinity and Heritage all opened their high school football seasons Friday night.The Cougars were the only team to play at home, but it was a rough night for Newnan, who dropped a 10-7 decision to Chapel Hill.