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Woman added to Atlanta police 'most wanted' list for alleged robbery

A woman was recently added to the Atlanta Police Department's "most wanted" list on a robbery charge related to an alleged confrontation with another woman last year. The victim told APD that her vehicle and purse had been taken by her child's father's new girlfriend after a physical dispute, accor


Former officer linked to two deaths loses new deputy job

A former Barnesville police officer who struck and killed a Forsyth man and a Barnesville man in 2014 has lost his new job in law enforcement after just a month. Spalding County sheriff Darrell Dix reported last week that Terry Belvin has resigned his post as a deputy with his department after issue

MYMCR.NET - 2018-03-21 19:36:00

Henry Co. teacher charged with enticing, inappropriately touching student expected in court

STOCKBRIDGE, Ga. - A teacher who was arrested and charged with sending a student a Snapchat message asking him to "send nudes" is expected in court on Wednesday for a bond and arraignment hearing. Ryan Harvey, 24, was indicted in front of a Grand Jury on Friday, March 9, with one count of sexual ass

WMAZ - 2018-03-21 15:50:00

Video shows last known moments of woman whose body was found in Yellow River

COVINGTON, GA -- Investigators released new evidence in the tragic case of a woman who disappeared from her job at Hartsfield Jackson airport - then was found dead a month later. The video shows Shanequa Sullivan apparently trying to enter an airport MARTA station at the end of her shift - then walk


Toys R Us closing sales: What you need to know when liquidation begins

Shoppers looking for a bargain lined up at Toys R Us stores across the country to cash in on the liquidation sale that was expected to begin Thursday. However, the sales have been postponed, according to multiple reports. WYFF reported that a sign on the Greenville location stated that the liquidati


An 86-year-old was robbed at gunpoint. Then the home invader returned with a machete. | The Telegraph

The first time the robber broke into his house, Benjamin F. McCollum was in his den reading the newspaper. It was the middle of the afternoon. The robber jimmied a lock and slipped inside. McCollum, a retired auto mechanic and paper mill worker who was 86 then, looked up to see the muzzle of a gun i

MACON TELEGRAPH - 2018-03-21 21:48:00

Trial begins in vehicular homicide case

After nearly two years of delays and continuances, the jury trial will go forward this week for a man charged with felony homicide by vehicle stemming from a 2016 hit and run. State of Georgia vs. Joshua Davis will take place throughout this week in Superior Criminal Court. Davis, a 32-year-old resi


Teen charged with elder abuse

CCSO Bianca L. Campbell A Carrollton teen remains out on bond after she allegedly pushed her great grandmother into some cabinets causing injuries and bruising to the elderly woman's thumb and arm. Bianca Campbell, 19, was charged with one count of elder abuse neglect and exploitation and one co

NEWNAN TIMES-HERALD - 2018-03-23 12:21:00

TRAFFIC ALERT: Traffic being diverted following accident on Manchester Expressway

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Traffic is being diverted after a car rolled over on Manchester Expressway and Warm Springs Road. Police are diverting traffic around the accident. No injuries have been reported. Copyright 2018 WTVM. All rights reserved. | For more news, download the WTVM app here. COLUMBUS, G

WTVM - 2018-03-21 19:35:23

International Cherry Blossom Festival: closing weekend forecast

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - The 36th International Cherry Blossom Festival will be coming to a close in Macon this weekend. Rain is in the forecast, but it won't be a total washout. A high pressure system will move over the Gulf of Mexico Friday, pushing warm and moist air back over the southeast.

41NBC.COM - 2018-03-23 11:50:31

New tornado confirmed in far North Georgia

The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-1 tornado hit far North Georgia days before Monday's severe storms left a path of destruction in south Fulton and Haralson counties. TORNADO CONFIRMED IN WHITE CO FROM SATURDAY NIGHT (3/17). @NWSAtlanta confirmed an EF-1 w/ winds of 105 mph, path len


James Brown Tribute Band performing during Cherry Blossom Festival

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - Atlanta Fun Society will perform hits from soul music legend James Brown during Thursday's Cherry Blossom Festival concert. The tribute band is known for playing with musicians like Gregg Allman, and Oteil Burbridge. - Advertisement - You can expect a mix of soul, pop,

41NBC.COM - 2018-03-22 12:53:59

Harris County Carver Middle School (HCCMS) is on a Code Yellow lockdown

HAMILTON, Ga (WRBL) - According to a statement sent to us, Harris County Carver Middle School (HCCMS) is on a Code Yellow lockdown. The statement says Code Yellow means increased security measures are in place. There is no immediate threat on campus. The statement sent to us says early checkouts are

WRBL.COM - 2018-03-21 15:14:13

Commissioners make moves for north Forsyth Publix

A new grocery store could be coming to north Forsyth. At a work session on Tuesday, Forsyth County Commissioners voted 5-0 to start the process for a county-initiated rezoning for about .3 acres for Master Planned District to Community Business District and variances for a proposed Publix Supermarke

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS - 2018-03-23 08:00:00

Officials: 7-year-old killed in fire; adults injured

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ga. - State officials said a child is dead and several adults were injured after a house fire in Douglas County Thursday afternoon. It happened at the N Sweetwater Road at the intersection of Old Douglasville Road. A spokesperson with Georgia Insurance Commissioner's Office said a 7-

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-03-22 22:52:00

Court sides with Marvin Gaye family in 'Blurred Lines' fight

A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld a copyright infringement verdict against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams over the 2013 hit song "Blurred Lines." In a split decision from a three-judge panel, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals awarded $5.3 million to the family of Marvin Gaye, who s

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-03-21 22:49:00

Two charged in investment scam

Pike County Sheriff's Office Investigators concluded a five-month long investigation into a scam operation which has resulted in the arrests of two men Monday. Billy Daniels Sr., 70, of Zebulon, and George Veal, 52, of Milledgeville, were arrested Monday and charged with violation of the Racketeer I


Two arrested for entering auto

Two Griffin teens were arrested Sunday in connection with numerous vehicle break-ins reported to the Griffin Police Department. Cornelius Taylor Jr., and Dwaine Holland, both 17, were charged with numerous counts of entering auto. Griffin Police Department's Uniform Patrol Division responded to a ca


Deputies: State trooper dead, 30-month-old critical after car accident

CRISP CO., Ga. -- A state trooper has passed away and a 30-month-old is in critical condition after a one-car accident Monday night in Crisp County. According to deputies, off-duty trooper Tyler Parker died at the scene after his car hydroplaned off the roadway and crashed into a tree. The child has


Expand Peachtree City into Coweta to create new city center

Proverbs 29:18 says; "Where there is no vision, people perish." Peachtree City has an unimaginable opportunity that addresses basically every issue and concern we are facing as a city enabling us to continue to flourish into the future. However, "A Vision" is required. There has been a lot of discus