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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.

PATCH - 2018-08-18 17:24:39

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.

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2018-08-18 00:00:00

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.

NEWS/TALK 750 WSB - 2018-08-17 15:45:00

Peachtree City falls 2-0 in the longest game in Little League World Series history - The Citizen

Despite the loss, which puts Peachtree City into a game later today (Saturday) against the Northwest, manager Patrick Gloriod still took a lot of positives away from the game. Peachtree City will play the Northwest tonight (Saturday) at 8 p.m.

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-08-18 13:40:15

Video shows clerk ambushed, held at gunpoint during armed robbery

The chilling video shows the three masked men enter the Lagrange gas station, demand money, and threaten the clerk's life if he didn't comply.

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-08-18 08:26:00

Newnan dedicates season in memory of coach

Brown has been named the head coach of the program and admits she will serve more in an administrative role and turn the on-court duties over to former Division I volleyball player Megan Chevalier, who played at Georgia Southern,.


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

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-08-18 12:28:29

Family dog dies protecting home during break-in after being hit in head with brick

NEWNAN, Ga. – A family is mourning the loss of their dog after their home was broken into earlier this month.On Aug. 8, Coweta County sheriff’s deputies were called to a home on Crawford Circle for a burglary where a family’s dog passed away due to trauma. Police said the would-be thief bashed Toby


Missing Teen Sought By Douglas County Sheriff's Office

Michael Kimba Charles, 18, was last seen on June 3 in Douglas County. Michael is approximately 6'2" and weighs 180 pounds.

PATCH - 2018-08-17 13:01:22

Four-star recruit Zion Puckett talks Auburn Tigers commitment and more

GRIFFIN, GEORGIA --Zion Puckettwas a happy camper Friday afternoon. When he pushed send on his phone to Tweet out his commitment video, the 4-star cornerback from Spalding High — and Auburn’s newest commit — was all smiles.

247SPORTS - 2018-08-17 19:08:25

THIS JUST IN: GBI confirms body found in Meriwether County was a 10-month-old baby

According to the press release from the GBI, Reese was keeping the baby when he contacted the baby’s mother, 19-year-old Nikia Reeves, and stated that baby Reeves was not breathing.


Four-star cornerback recruit Zion Puckett commits to Auburn

Four-star cornerbackZion Puckettof Spalding High (Ga.) committed to the Tigers early Friday afternoon over Tennessee, Alabama, Ohio State and others. He's the No. 104 recruit nationally in the industry generated 247Sports Composite and is the 7th-ranked athlete.

SCOUT - 2018-08-17 17:30:41

One Troup County inmate captured; Reward offered for other on the run

LAGRANGE, Ga. - Two men escaped from a county jail Thursday night and the manner of their escape is raising some eyebrows.It happened in Troup County, southwest of Atlanta about halfway to Columbus. Investigators say the inmates cut a hole into a ceiling in their cellblock, then escaped to the roof.

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-08-16 21:18:38

Georgia police find baby dead in vehicle during traffic stop

GREENVILLE, Ga. (AP) - The Georgia Bureau of Investigations is trying to determine how a 10-month-old baby died after she was found in the back seat of a car that a man was driving. Greenville police say officers pulled over 22-year-old Cameron Ramon Reese for speeding Wednesday morning. Reese ran f


Trailer filled with $98,000 worth of ramen noodles stolen

FAYETTEVILLE, Ga. — A trailer filled with nearly $100,000 worth of ramen noodles was stolen from a gas station 30 miles south of Atlanta, according toWAGA.


A Georgia thief made off with a tractor trailer filled with $98,000 worth of ramen noodles

A trailer filled with $98,000 worth of noodles has been stolen in Fayetteville, Georgia.The trailer was stolen from a Chevron gas station sometime between July 25 and August 1.The driver had received permission from the owner of the gas station to leave his truck there for several days.However, when


Peachtree City Airport Authority supports building 24 condos on Lake McIntosh - The Citizen

A 5.1-acre undeveloped peninsula, at left, adjacent to the Planterra golf course in Peachtree City and surrounded on three sides by Lake McIntosh is proposed for lakefront condominium development. Graphic/Google Maps.

THE CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-08-17 11:08:23

Clayton County Sheriff arrest 25, names 4

JONESBORO — Clayton County Sheriff’s deputies and Clayton County Police rounded up 25 fugitives in what Sheriff Victor Hill, a Batman fan, called “Operation Judgement of the Dark Knight.”


Inmates use drainpipe to escape jail

LaGRANGE, GA-- Two men escaped from a county jail overnight – and the manner of their escape is raising some eyebrows. It happened in Troup County, southwest of Atlanta about halfway to Columbus. Investigators say the inmates cut a hole into a ceiling in their cellblock, then escaped to the roof.The

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-08-16 21:18:38

Ramen Noodle Thief Steals Nearly $100K Worth

FAYETTEVILLE, GA — In a heist that would make any starving college student proud, someone in Georgia recently made off with a truck loaded with nearly $100,000 worth of ramen noodles.