Georgia deputies kill man, later learn he had pellet gun

Georgia deputies kill man, later learn he had pellet gun

Child killed, family injured in Georgia house fire

Authorities say a 6-year-old girl was killed in a Georgia house fire that injured her family. WSB-TV reports the Lithia Springs home was destroyed by the Thursday...

Falcons agree to 3-year extension with veteran kicker Bryant

The Falcons announced the agreement before Bryant could become a free agent on March 14.

Heading to Montgomery? Make time for Atlanta’s King sites

Two new sites in Montgomery, Alabama — a memorial to lynching victims and a museum — are attracting a lot of attention. Tourism officials...

New execution date set for Georgia’s ‘stocking strangler’

A man known as the “stocking strangler,” who was convicted of raping and choking to death three women four decades ago, is set for...

Sheriff: 2 men hurt by gunshots in Georgia nightclub fight

Authorities say two men have been shot during a fight at a Georgia nightclub.

Police: Missing CDC worker drowned; no sign of foul play

An employee for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention who was reported missing more than seven weeks ago was found drowned in a...

Southwest Georgia D.A. commits suicide amid federal audit

Former D. A. Plez Hardin took his life Sunday April 9, in Sumter County, GA near Americus. WALB reports that Hardin was currently under an...

Georgia’s peach crop expected to be better than last year’s

Middle Georgia peach growers are expecting a bumper crop this summer, though the start of peach season will be slow. Peach growers got plenty of...