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Winter weather closes schools, government, court in Clayton

Many parts of north Georgia received an inch of snow, leaving roads dangerous. (Staff Photo: Heather Middleton) JONESBORO - It's a snow day for many in Clayton County. In addition to school closures, all Clayton County government offices and courts will be closed today. According to the National Wea

CLAYTON NEWS DAILY - 2018-01-17 15:20:00

Gov. Deal declares State of Emergency declared for 83 counties ahead of winter weather

Governor Nathan Deal has issued a state of emergency for nearly a third of the counties in Georgia ahead of expected severe winter weather. Deal issued the notice late Tuesday for 83 counties spanning much of central and north Georgia in response from the latest updates from the National Weather Ser

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-17 06:40:00

Clayton schools closed Thursday due to road conditions, temperatures

JONESBORO - Clayton County students get to sleep in another day. School district officials have announced classes will be canceled Thursday, Jan. 18, due to anticipated treacherous road conditions and below freezing temperatures. The decision extends to all activities and programs. "We want our stud

CLAYTON NEWS DAILY - 2018-01-17 20:44:00

Snow, cold sweeps through area

Bryson City had a dusting of snow with no more than an inch of accumulation overnight on Tuesday, Jan. 16 and the temperature was just 13 degrees at 7 a.m. The National Weather Service issued a hazardous weather outlook and winter weather advisory for Swain, Graham and Haywood counties from noon Tue

SMOKY MOUNTAIN TIMES - 2018-01-17 18:23:41

Homeland Security involved in child porn arrest

An Ellijay man was arrested for possession of child pornography and manufacturing marijuana in the first week of the new year, authorities said. Dwayne Edward Godfrey, 52, of 131 Penland St., was charged Jan. 5 by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation with sexual exploitation of a child, felony manufa

TIMESCOURIER.COM - 2018-01-16 22:28:00

Road conditions, closings, and delays in Fannin County

BLUE RIDGE, Ga. - Dangerous arctic air has moved into Fannin County following the cold front that brought with it Winter Storm Inga. As the day progressed roads have cleared of the icy conditions that caused treacherous travel situations throughout North Georgia. Public Works Director Zack Ratcliff

FETCHYOURNEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Georgia man arrested after puppy freezes to death, police say

CORNELIA, Ga. - A man from Habersham County has been arrested after police say he left a young puppy out on his porch during freezing weather. Bobby Kyle Nelms, a 20-year-old resident of Cornelia, was arrested by police and animal control officers for the charge of aggravated cruelty to animals Acco

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-01-16 18:19:00

Man jailed in puppy hypothermia death

A Demorest man is charged with felony aggravated cruelty to animals after a puppy in his care froze to death ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today! A Demorest man is charged with felony aggrav

NORTHEASTERN GEORGIAN - 2018-01-17 08:05:00

Agra man racks up more charges while in Payne County Jail custody

A 37-year-old Agra man is currently in Payne County Jail facing charges in four felony cases - two of which came from allegedly fighting Payne County Jail staff, and the other from breaking a camera in his cell. Arturo Villela Jr. was arrested Jan. 4 on two charges of second-degree burglary, but all

STWNEWSPRESS.COM - 2018-01-16 23:23:36

Police Investigate Suspicious Package In SE OKC

Police are investigating a suspicious package found Thursday morning in southeast Oklahoma City. The package was found in the 8400 block of S Eastern Avenue. Stay with News 9 and News9.com for more information as it becomes available. Police are investigating a suspicious package found Thursday mor

NEWS9.COM - 2018-01-18 14:48:00

Mannford Man Accused Of Hitting Girlfriend Arrested

A Mannford man in police custody is accused of drug possession and hitting his girlfriend. Police Chief Lucky Miller said someone from the Salt Creek Apartments called 911 Wednesday about a domestic disturbance. Miller said when he arrived at the apartment, he heard a woman inside screaming, "You're

NEWS ON 6 - 2018-01-17 22:13:00

Cleveland County Inmate Dies After Being Found Unresponsive

A Cleveland County inmate was found unresponsive and died at a local hospital, Cleveland County officials said. The inmate, whose identity has not been released, was booked to the jail about 7:45 p.m. Tuesday. Officials said Norman police brought the person in after the person was arrested for tres

NEWS ON 6 - 2018-01-17 19:06:00

Union thefts justify boosting workers' power

LAST July, a man who had spent many years as president of the union that represents Oklahoma City's municipal workers pleaded guilty to four counts of embezzlement. William Dale Bryles was ordered to pay nearly $12,000 in restitution and was sentenced to three years' probation. Prosecutors alleged B

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2018-01-18 06:00:00

"Threat was not credible," Graffiti found on bathroom wall at Edmond high school creates confusion

EDMOND, Okla. - Edmond school officials say graffiti found on a bathroom wall that read "Im gonna kill you all" was not a credible threat at Edmond Memorial High School. Due to a broken pipe that caused flooding in the lower commons and cafeteria, students were kept in their classrooms to eat lunch,

KFOR - 2018-01-16 22:41:17

Man accused in Norman active shooter situation charged

According to court records William Ray Adams, 55, was charged with attempted kidnapping, assault and battery with a deadly weapon, use of a weapon during commission of a felony and feloniously pointing a weapon on Wednesday, January 16, 2018. (Cleveland County Sheriff's Office) A man arrested follow

KTUL - 2018-01-17 14:03:34

Oklahoma homeowner says rented out Airbnb was trashed

OKLAHOMA CITY - Property owners see Airbnb as a good investment opportunity. Travelers use it as a cheaper alternative to hotels. But, one Oklahoma City host recently found out they are also being taking advantage of as a party pad. "They left their hat, their New Year's hat," said homeowner Shyon K

KFOR - 2018-01-18 00:00:39

Heavy police presence after reported shooting near Crabtree Valley Mall

Incident reported near Embassy Suites off Creedmoor Road in Raleigh on 01/17/18 courtesy: Amy Cutler RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - Raleigh Police were dispatched to Embassy Suites near Crabtree Valley Mall on Wednesday night for a reported shooting, according to officials. Police responded to the locatio

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-18 04:32:07

VIDEO: Charlotte and Raleigh report surge in wrecks during snowstorm

(Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department) RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - Police in both Raleigh and Charlotte reported a large number of wrecks as snow swept across North Carolina on Wednesday. By 4 p.m., officers in Charlotte had been called to 181 wrecks, outstripping the normal daily total. In Raleigh,

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-18 03:14:13

'This storm is pretty intense.' Gov. Cooper warns NC residents to stay off roads.

A slow-moving storm lumbered into North Carolina Wednesday, threatening 6 inches of snow in the Triangle as temperatures dropped to freezing. Gov. Roy Cooper described road conditions as "extremely hazardous" and urged workers statewide to go home before conditions worsen. The Triangle woke to cloud

HERALDSUN.COM - 2018-01-17 16:19:00

19-year-old charged with sex offenses involving 14-year-old girl

A 19-year-old is accused of having sex with a 14-year-old girl, according to arrest warrants in the Cumberland County Magistrate's Office. Lucas Lee Ford, of Wesel Way on Fort Bragg, was charged Wednesday with statutory rape, statutory sex offense with a child and taking indecent liberties with a mi

FAYETTEVILLE OBSERVER - 2018-01-18 02:01:05