Breaking News from Conyers GA

Find the latest Conyers GA News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Winter weather wipes out Friday basketball slate

McDONOUGH - With Henry County Public Schools being closed Friday due to icy roads around the county, all after-school activities are also cancelled. HCPS expects to resume a full schedule Saturday. Games that were postponed Friday will be made up at a later date. Canceled Games Woodward at Henry Cou

HENRY COUNTY DAILY HERALD - 2018-01-19 14:49:00

Man found fatally shot on side of road

DECATUR, Ga. - A man was fatally shot Friday morning at an apartment complex, according to DeKalb County police. Police were notified just before 9:30 a.m. after a passerby saw someone lying on the ground in the 4500 block of Golf Vista Circle in Decatur. Officials said the victim was a 33-year-old

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-19 19:07:00

CPD busts 'shot house' on Puckett Street

COVINGTON, Ga. - Covington Police Department executed a search warrant which led to the arrest of three men in a "shot house" on Puckett Street Thursday evening. CPD caught wind of the house after a shootout took place in front of the house in September of last year, Captain Phillip Bradford told Th

COVINGTON NEWS - 2018-01-19 20:55:00

Coach accused of choking wrestler at middle school practice

A middle school wrestling coach has been charged with choking one of his athletes, deputies said. Jacob Hoke, 28, assistant wrestling coach at Liberty Middle School in Covington, choked a 13-year-old at practice, according to a news release from the Newton County Sheriff's Office. On Jan. 5, a sheri


James Jackson (01-19-18)

PENDERGRASS - James Larry Jackson, 67, entered into rest Friday, January 19, 2018. Mr. Jackson was born in Jefferson, the son of the late Lawrence and Lillie Mae Clark Jackson. He was a member of Pond Fork Baptist Church and was retired from Johns Manville Company after 40 years of service. Mr. J

MAINSTREETNEWSOBITS.COM - 2018-01-19 20:36:29

Antique shop owner: Women stole 'piece of Christianity'

LILBURN, Ga. (AP) - The owner of a Georgia antique shop says two women stole a 14-karat gold rosary from him and that the theft is recorded on surveillance cameras. WSB-TV quotes Five Forks Antique shop owner Tom McDonald as saying one woman asked him to try something on as another woman took the ro

WRCBTV.COM - 2018-01-19 21:56:00

Man proposes at the same Goodwill he met fiance

ELLENWOOD, Ga. - One couple found something that's not common in the racks of Goodwill: love. Angela and James first met at the Goodwill in Ellenwood and through their love for shopping at Goodwill they bonded. Some say it was love at first sight. At the end of 2017, James got down on one knee and p

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-19 22:16:00

Freezing temperatures cause water main break on Covington Hwy

A broken water main pipe has prompted part of Covington Highway to close as crews make repairs Friday morning. Dekalb Watershed Management told 11Alive a pipe froze up overnight on Covington Hwy at Lithonia Industrial Blvd. Freezing temperatures turned the water into ice. Drivers can expect delays i

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-19 18:23:00

Rainy Days: Weather Forecast For Newark

Partly cloudy throughout the day. High 51, low 44. Chance of precipitation: 48%. Wind 5 mph from the WNWSaturday January 20 Partly cloudy throughout the day. High 53, low 43. Chance of precipitation: 6%. Wind 4 mph from the WNWSunday January 21 Rain starting in the evening. High 55, low 43. Chance o

PATCH - 2018-01-19 02:33:37

Three Juveniles Arrested In Connection With Residential Burglary

PLEASANTON (BCN) Police in Pleasanton on Thursday arrested three suspects in connection with a residential burglary. Police identified the three suspects, two males and a female, as juveniles from San Jose. The incident also caused nearby Vintage Hills Elementary School to go on lockdown for about a

SFGATE - 2018-01-19 14:49:00

Child dies after being hit by stolen truck; driver arrested

Police in Northern California say a 4-year-old girl was killed and her 2-year-old sister critically injured when a stolen pickup truck crashed into their vehicle. KGO-TV of San Jose reports that the girls' mother was also seriously injured in Wednesday's crash in Antioch. The Contra Costa Sheriff's

FRESNO BEE - 2018-01-19 01:16:00

LIST: Women's March in Bay Area cities

A year after more than 1 million people rallied at women's marches worldwide with a message of female empowerment and protest against President Donald Trump, activists will return to the streets this weekend in hopes of converting anger and enthusiasm into political force. AlamedaPark Street and San

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2018-01-19 20:46:03

Da's Office Rules Sjpd Fatal Sniper Shooting Lawful

Bay City News Service Published 4:12 pm, Thursday, January 18, 2018 The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office announced today it has determined that a San Jose police sniper acted lawfully when he fired one shot and killed a 24-year-old Campbell resident who had slain the parents of a woman

SFGATE - 2018-01-19 00:12:00

San Jose Police Identify 'Lucky Lotto Bandits' Suspected In Over 30 Burglaries

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) - Police in San Jose said Thursday that suspects arrested at Travis Air Force Base in Fairfield last month are linked to more than 30 gas station and convenience store burglaries in the South Bay and elsewhere dating back to September. Dubbed by police as the "Lucky Lotto Bandits,"

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-18 14:55:12

2 Armed Suspects Invade, Rob Home With Illegal Marijuana Grow Operation

Bay City News Service Published 3:19 am, Thursday, January 18, 2018 FREMONT (BCN) Fremont police are investigating an armed robbery and invasion that occurred early Wednesday morning at a home where an illegal marijuana grow operation was found. At 12:15 a.m., police received several reports of a f

SFGATE - 2018-01-18 11:19:00

Bay Area housing: And you thought you were already depressed

Happy New Year. The perfect real estate storm is upon us. Just consider the latest predictions and pronouncements about the Bay Area market. If you are looking to break into it, good luck. Over the past several months, the region has racked up a series of dubious distinctions. Back in November, we l

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2018-01-19 14:22:56

2 Missouri men charged with conspiracy to kill grandparents

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say two men have been charged with plotting on Facebook to kill one of the men's grandparents. The Columbia Missourian reports that 19-year-old Jared Bears, of Buckner, and 20-year-old Brian Kelley, of Columbia, are charged with two counts of conspiracy to commit fi

SEATTLE TIMES - 2018-01-19 19:47:47

Columbia man accused of child exploitation sentenced to 22 years in prison

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Timothy Garrison, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced on Friday that Jayme Walker was sentenced in federal court to charges related to child pornography and the sexual exploitation of a minor. Walker was sentenced in federal prison without pa

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2018-01-19 20:18:57

Columbia man indicted after he was accused of attempted murder, arson

COLUMBIA, Mo. - A Columbia man was indicted by the Grand Jury on Friday after being charged with attempted murder and conspiracy to commit murder in an arson case. ABC17 previously reported Mehrdad Fotoohighiam was accused of trying to hire hit men to kill two people, including a judge. According t

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2018-01-19 22:11:03

Sedalia woman charged after being accused of supplying heroin

SEDALIA, Mo. - A Sedalia woman has been charged with multiple drug charges after she was accused of being a heroin distributor. According to the probable cause statement, officers were able to obtain a cellphone showing text conversations about Kenneth McGee and Tuesday Sparks distributing heroin i

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 18:19:24