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Georgia running back injured in practice

ATHENS- Georgia Bulldogs football coach Kirby Smart announced Saturday that running back Zamir White injured his left knee in practice Saturday.According to Smart, White was covering a punt when the injury occurred."Zamir was on punt coverage and it was a non-contact injury,” said Smart. “We don’t k

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-08-18 22:11:00

Macon Man Sentenced in Deadly Nightclub Shooting - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT

Jackson was found guilty of malice murder, two counts of felony murder and two counts of violating the Georgia Street Gang Terrorism and Prevention Act. He’s also guilty of aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

41NBC.COM - 2018-08-17 23:45:10

Deputies: Dad, daughter arrested for dealing drugs to teens

Investigators with the Johns Creek Alpharetta Forsyth Drug Task Force on Wednesday raided the family's home in the Quail Hollow community, and a storage unit. Deputies seized two pounds of marijuana, 87 colorful MDMA pills (otherwise known as "Molly" or ecstasy), and $22,000 in cash.

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-08-18 21:23:49

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.

247SPORTS - 2018-08-17 17:55:12

Man arrested after police find dead baby in car

GREENVILLE, Ga.- A man is behind bars after authorities found a 10-month-old baby dead in the back of a car during a traffic stop in Greenville, Georgia.

MY9NJ.COM

CAUGHT: Escaped Troup County inmate taken into custody

TROUP COUNTY, Ga (WRBL) -UPDATE: 08/17/2018According to the Troup County Sheriff's Office, escape inmate Eric Bell was just taken into custody on Hamilton Rd.Stay with News 3 for more details.ORIGINAL STORY: 08/16/2018Officials are actively searching for two inmates that escaped from the Troup Count

WRBL.COM - 2018-08-17 14:02:25

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.

WRBL.COM

Father, daughter busted for running drug operation, police say

Daniel McGregor Williams III, 51, and his 17-year-old daughter, of North Forsyth, Georgia face numerous drug-related charges, Atlanta’s FOX 5 reported.

INFOSURHOY.COM - 2018-08-18 00:00:00

Deputies Searching for Armed Robbery Suspect in South Macon - 41NBC News | WMGT-DT

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the suspect involved in an early morning Armed Robbery.MACON, Georgia (WMGT/41NBC) – The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the suspect involved in an early morning Armed Robbery.It happened just after 2:00 Friday morning at the Flash Foods on

41NBC.COM - 2018-08-17 13:52:22

Tornado warning issued for Banks county

3:51 P.M. |The NWS says the storm that prompted the warning is weakening below severe limits, and is exiting the warned area. Therefore, the warning will be allowed to expire at 4P.M.. However heavy rain is still possible with this thunderstorm.

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-08-17 19:34:23

High Falls wants more help from Sheriff’s Office

Residents of High Falls asked why their Monroe County Sheriff’s Office substation still sits unused after 15 years and they learned more about the county’s plan to persuade Internet providers to serve rural parts of the county at the High Falls Civic Club meeting on July 26. Members of the community

MYMCR.NET

Four-star recruit Zion Puckett taks 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.

SCOUT - 2018-08-17 18:50:32

Man convicted of murdering Mercer Law student wants new trial

Prosecutors said McDaniel admitted to breaking into Laura Giddings apartment, attacking her, and then dismembering her with a hacksaw. Authorities found her body parts in a nearby dumpster. He pleaded guilty to malice murder had been serving a life sentence without parole.

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-08-18 06:48:00

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

Live: Confessed killer Stephen McDaniel makes near-last ditch appeal

Stephen McDaniel, who pleaded guilty to murdering his neighbor and law school classmate Lauren Giddings, was in court Friday pursuing anear-last ditch appeal.McDaniel claims the police, prosecutors andhis own lawyersdid him wrong.The likelihood of him being granted the trial he never had is remote.

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-08-17 09:51:00

Two inmates on the run after escaping Troup County Jail

TCSOTwo inmates remain on the run after escaping from the Troup County Jail.Thomas Christopher Cuddington, 28, and Eric Calvin Bell, 28, are believed to have climbed down from a drain pipe in the front of the Troup County Sheriff’s Office around 11 p.m. last night and were last seen running up Sam W

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD

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

RADIO EGYPT

Forsyth hopes new lip sync video goes viral

Left, mayor, council and city leaders lip sync “Downtown” in front of the Rose Theater and then, right, sing to the sky as they are filmed by a drone.

MYMCR.NET

Church leader who molested boys was ‘wolf in sheep’s clothing,’ Bibb prosecutor says

A Macon man who was a youth-group leader at a small Monroe County church was convicted Thursday of child molestation for illicit sex acts with two underage boys over parts of the past decade.The acts included showering with and fondling the boys, who were under the age of 16.Prosecutors in the three

MACON TELEGRAPH

Man gets life in prison for deadly 2016 shooting outside downtown Macon club

Quentin Mccorey Jackson, 34, was found guilty of malice murder, two counts of felony murder, two counts of violating the Georgia Street Gang Terrorism and Prevention Act and one count each of aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by

WGXA.TV - 2018-08-17 15:52:27