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Police: Body found outside Stone Mountain apartment complex

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Police are investigating after a body was found in Stone Mountain Tuesday morning. The body was found outside an apartment complex on Wood Bend Drive. FOX 5 has a crew at the scene, waiting to learn more details. STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Police are investigating after a body wa

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-16 17:41:00

Caught on Camera: Firefighter catches child during apartment blaze

DECATUR, Ga. (WPRI) - Weeks after dozens of firefighters battled a raging apartment fire near Atlanta, their heroic efforts have gone viral. A Facebook video was posted over the weekend showing third generation Decalb County Fire Rescue Department Captain Scott Stroup catching one of the children th

WPRI - 2018-01-16 22:37:45

List of roads, intersections closed in Gwinnett

The snow and ice have created trouble spots on several spots around Gwinnett county, forcing some closures of intersections and stretches of roadways. Gwinnett County police the road closures are in flux as conditions change, but they are keeping track of trouble spots where ice has created hazardou

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-01-17 17:27:00

Across the South, it's snow, ice and record-breaking cold

A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed highways, schools and government offices and sent cars sliding off the road Wednesday, while a blast of cold air broke records as far south as the Gulf Coast. Icicles hung from a statue of jazz musicians in normally balmy New Orleans, and drivers

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-17 20:33:00

Police Officer Injured In Ice-Related Crash

ATLANTA, GA - An Atlanta police officer was hospitalized Wednesday morning after being hit by a car skidding on the icy road near Lenox Square Mall. The female officer was in the median of Lenox Road at about 9:50 a.m. working an earlier accident, according to Atlanta Police Department spokesman Off

PATCH - 2018-01-17 17:37:44

Gov. Deal declares state of emergency due to winter weather

The declaration spans 83 counties in much of central and north Georgia. This line extends from Columbus to Macon to Augusta and northward. "Following the latest update from the National Weather Service, and acting upon the recommendation from the state's Emergency Operations Command, I've issued an

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-17 03:38:38

TSA agents stranded by snow cause long security lines at Atlanta airport

ATLANTA - Passengers flying out of Atlanta need to be prepared to wait in long security lines at the airport. In the middle of hundreds of delays and cancellations, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport is working through only one domestic security checkpoint. The website states only the Domestic

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-18 00:16:00

Icy road a factor in crash between Atlanta police, GSP vehicles

Icy road conditions contributed to a crash that involved an Atlanta Police Department vehicle and a Georgia State Patrol car, authorities said Wednesday. About 9:30 a.m., a trooper investigating a crash on Washington Street was in his car, the Department of Public Safety said in a news release. Atla

MYAJC.COM - 2018-01-17 17:23:24

Man accused of misdemeanors assumes brother's identity, gains a felony charge

Two men are housed in the Central Regional Jail, facing allegations of fraud and forgery in unrelated incidents. Leonard Allen Carroll, 28, of Clarksburg, was charged with forgery of a public document, a felony, by a member of the West Virginia State Police (WVSP). The criminal complaint alleges th

THE WESTON DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-17 17:29:15

3 men arrested for breaking into home, possession of drugs

MARION COUNTY, W.Va. - The Marion County Sheriff's Department arrested three men Monday after they found them breaking into a home and in possession of drugs. Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. St

WBOY - 2018-01-16 21:45:08

Upshur man pleads to drug possession

Ronald L. Winneberger, 46, of Route 5, Buckhannon, was charged with felony delivery of a controlled substance/Methamphetamine and felony conspiracy to deliver a controlled substance/Methamphetamine by Deputy J.R. Moran, of the Lewis County Sheriff's Department on March 27, 2017 . According to Moran'

THE WESTON DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-17 17:47:43

Judge rejects mans plea to obscene matter felony charge

CLARKSBURG - A judge has rejected a 31-year-old Flemington man's guilty plea to felony distribution and display to a minor of obscene matter. The court decided the allegations and the indictment to which the defendant entered the plea didn't sufficiently match. A judge has rejected a guilty plea by

WVNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 23:00:00

Clarksburg fire destroys home, kills pet

CLAKRSBURG - Fire destroyed a home in Clarksburg early this morning. It happened around 2:15 Tuesday morning in a home on South 5th Street. The Clarksburg Fire Department says the home's residents were home at the time, and escaped safely, but that a dog in the home died in the fire. The fire depart

WBOY - 2018-01-16 09:03:18

Historic building to be auctioned in Clarksburg

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. - A historic building in downtown Clarksburg could be getting a new purpose in the next few weeks. The Goff Building is up for auction on February 7 by Joe R. Pyle Complete Auction and Real Estate Service. The building will have a starting bid at $325,000 and will then be awarded

WBOY - 2018-01-17 22:54:19

Crime, rundown residences addressed

ELKINS - The opportunity to discuss local issues, including crime and dilapidated houses, with local elected officials drew more than 30 people out in snowy weather to attend a town hall meeting Tuesday evening at the Elkins Depot Welcome Center. Randolph County Commissioners Mark Scott and Mike Tay

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

Fairmont man killed in helicopter crash

WOOD COUNTY, Ohio - A Fairmont man was killed in a helicopter crash in Ohio Monday. Jeffery Fluharty, 62, of Fairmont, was pronounced dead on scene after the crash in Wood County, Ohio, according to the Wood County Sheriff's Office. The helicopter, which was contracted by Toledo Edison to inspect po

WBOY - 2018-01-16 21:53:53

Madison man dies in wreck outside Bishop

An 80-year-old Madison man died last Thursday morning in a single-vehicle accident on U.S. 441 just south of Oconee Baptist Church of Bishop. Oconee County Coroner Ed Carson identified the man as Bobby Alan Ray. Ray was traveling north on U.S. 441 on his way to a doctor's appointment, said Carson. A

OCONEE ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-18 02:00:00

Woman says 2 men followed, beat, tried to rape her

A woman said two men assaulted and attempted to rape her while she was walking home, Athens police said. The woman said she left the Golden Pantry store on West Broad Street on Sunday and encountered two men in the parking lot of the Hilltop Grille, police spokesman Epifanio Rodriguez said in a news

ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION - 2018-01-17 23:54:41

Georgia law enforcement troll recent weather conditions

It's not very often Georgia experiences snowfall so, of course, it's been out of the ordinary we've garnered multiple inches over the last month. Since Georgians aren't used to the snowy weather, local law enforcement has to put out reminders to its constituents. Thankfully they have a sense of humo

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-17 21:16:00

Man dies in house fire Wednesday morning

An 80-year-old Jefferson man died in a house fire Wednesday, Jan. 17. The fire happened around 10:15 a.m. at a home on Ivey Street. Jefferson Fire Chief Mark Duke said the body was found near the front door. The name of the victim hasn't yet been released. The Georgia Fire Marshal was expected to

JACKSONHERALDTODAY.COM - 2018-01-17 18:03:09