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Dahlonega author to speak at Cumming Library

Mark Warren first came upon the legends of Wyatt Earp when he was 7 years old, an encounter that began a lifelong fascination with the famed 19th-century western American character. Warren eventually cultivated a writing and teaching career, but he continued to research Earp, even attending conferen

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POLLING STATION SHOOTING: Shooting reported near Atlanta polling place; homicide units responding

ATLANTA- Atlanta police are investigating a shooting near a polling place Tuesday afternoon.The shooting happened at the intersection of Joseph E. Lowery Boulevard and North Avenue in northwest Atlanta.The Lindsey Street Baptist Church, which is a polling station, is at the location.Homicide Units h

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Runaway Rescued From Sex Trafficking Ring: Police

FORSYTH COUNTY, GA — A Cumming man is behind bars after his arrest Saturday in a child sex traffcking case, according to the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office. Deputies apprehended Matthew Humphries, 31, after receiving a tip regarding a 16-year-old runaway girl.

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WellStar To Break Ground On Cherokee Health Park

The four story, 112,000-square-foot facility is expected to serve more than 127,000 patients in its first full year of operation an will "provide Cherokee County residents will high-quality outpatient services close to home," WellStar said.

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2018 GEORGIA PRIMARY ELECTION: Voters head to the polls on Tuesday and Channel 2 Action News has all-day coverage planned

Georgians will head to the polls to vote in several key contests including the races for governor, lieutenant governor and secretary of state, plus all of Georgia’s 180 House seats and 56 Senate seats.

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Woodstock road rage: Cobb man arrested after allegedly firing gun at driver

A Marietta man has been arrested for firing a gun at a car during a road-rage incident in Cherokee County, authorities said.Jayvon-Rowham Waller was charged with three counts of aggravated assault, according to a news release. The incident took place Tuesday morning on Ga. 92 at Londonderry Drive in

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Pair charged in armed robbery of guest at Gainesville motel

Two people are accused of taking an iPhone and cash from a Gainesville motel guest after entering his room and holding him at gunpoint.Dalvontae Stephens, 24, of Gainesville, and Jessica Melear, 27, of Flowery Branch, have been charged in the incident that took place Sunday, May 20, at Motel 6 at 15

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'For a stop sign?' | Dramatic traffic stop in Cobb County goes viral

In the video, a police officer is confronting a young man over a traffic stop and demanding he comply with his demands. The man's offense? Allegedly running a stop sign and refusing to comply with orders.

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Timing traffic lights could ease traffic in local county

Channel 2’s Steve Gehlbach was on Windward Parkway, which is one of the big bottlenecks, especially in the mornings and afternoons.

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Woodstock Man Tried To Meet Child For Sexual Encounter: Feds

WOODSTOCK, GA — A Woodstock man has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for trying to arrange a sexual encounter with a child, the United States Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Georgia said. Jeffrey Everett Roberts, 48, was sentenced last week after pleading guilty in Februar

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Job Openings: Little River Farms, Crabapple Family Medical

ALPHARETTA-MILTON, GA — Businesses across the region are looking for new employees and Patch and Zip Recruiter have listed tons of openings on our searchable jobs board.Here are recent job postings in the area. Click on the job title for complete info. See hundreds of openings at ourAlpharetta-Milto

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Woman arrested after bragging on police Facebook page about getting aw | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

Officers with the Moses Lake Police Department in Washington said the woman, identified as Kayla Irizzary,was contacted as a passenger during a traffic stop. She was released from the scene with no legal reason for officers to detain her,police said.

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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.

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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

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As weather warms, construction site thefts become a building situation

Between March 1 and May 17, 2018, incident reports from the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office show that more than $117,500 in building materials, tools, vehicles and appliances have been stolen from construction sites in Forsyth County.In that time, 35 homes under construction were burglarized, and ac

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS

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.

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1 dead after 3 ejected from car in wreck along Glenwood Avenue | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -Channel 2 Action Newshas learned that one person is dead after three people were ejected from a car crash along Glenwood Avenue.The wreck happened around 6 p.m.We have a crew headed to the scene.Stay with WSBTV.com and tune into Channel 2 Action News at 6 p.m. for the latest on t

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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

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ATLANTA SCHOOL SHOOTING LIVE UPDATES: Police say multiple people shot at Mt. Zion High School in Clayton County

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga.- A shooting after a high school graduation has left one woman dead and another injured, and police say a shooter is on the run.

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Here's what you need to know about Tuesday's primaries

After months of campaigning, the May 22 general primary, nonpartisan general election and special elections are almost here.Advance voting has ended, meaning all that remains is the voting on Tuesday.“We look forward to a busy election day,” said Barbara Luth, the county’s supervisor of voter regist

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