Carol McLeod

Toddler drowns in Wadley

WADLEY, Ga. -- A 17-month-old toddler in Wadley was found drowned Sunday in what Jefferson County Coroner Edward... Read more

3 sentenced in slaying of Augusta man

LOUISVILLE, Ga. — Three men charged in the gang-related murder of Kenneth Quarterman Jr. of Augusta pleaded guilty Friday in Jefferson... Read more

Death penalty sought in Wadley slaying


LOUISVILLE, Ga. -- Middle Circuit District Attorney Hayward Altman said Friday he will seek the death penalty for Anthony Mereal... Read more

Suspects in man's shooting referred to grand jury...

LOUISVILLE, Ga. — A preliminary hearing was held Friday for the 12 suspects charged in the June slaying of an... Read more

GBI investigating Jefferson County inmate death


The death of an inmate at the Jefferson County Jail on Saturday night is being investigated by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation... Read more

12th suspect surrenders in Louisville, Ga., killing

LOUISVILLE, Ga. — The last suspect in a drive-by shooting in Jefferson County on Father’s Day is in custody, Jefferson County District Attorney... Read more

2 more surrender in slaying

LOUISVILLE, Ga. — Two more suspects in a Jefferson County slaying surrendered to police Monday.

Octavius Desmond “Tay Tay” Hickson and... Read more