Southern Baptists expel Georgia church over racism claim

Leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention are expelling an Albany Georgia church that was accused of racial discrimination.

On Georgia coast, bald eagle numbers soar with many nests

Chatham County is No. 1 in the state again for the number of bald eagle nests found countywide, with a tally of 27 nests this year, wildlife officials say. That’s up from 22 last year, also a state high.

Judge blocks planned shutdown of Savannah River Site project

A federal judge has blocked the proposed shutdown of a plant in South Carolina which would turn plutonium used in nuclear weapons into fuel...

Georgia highway reopens a month after military plane crash

A Georgia highway has reopened to traffic more than a month after a military cargo plane crashed nose-first into the roadway, killing nine National Guard airmen.

Authorities work to ID human remains in Georgia

Authorities are working to identify human remains found in Georgia.

Georgia man pleads guilty to violent 2016 slaying of wife

A Georgia man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his wife of more than 20 years, whose body was doused in...

2 contractors injured at coal-fired Georgia Power plant

Two people have been injured at a coal-fired power plant owned by Georgia Power. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution cites a statement from Georgia Power spokesman Jacob Hawkins that...

Officers shoot man who falsely claimed he shot his wife

Authorities say Georgia police fatally shot a man who called 911 falsely claiming he had shot and killed his wife. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation...

Air Force picks Georgia for new battlefield monitoring tool

Georgia lawmakers on Capitol Hill say the Air Force will house its new battlefield information gathering system at Robins Air Force Base in the state’s central region.

Bodies of missing teens found in creek on 5th day of search

Bogart, GA teens bodies found in creek after reported missing.