Merritt Melancon


Student chosen for kick

ATHENS, Ga. — Jonathan Pahlas isn’t a kicker. He’s not a football player. He never played soccer.

He’s a marine... Read more

Daughter of slain Ga. soldier tried as juvenile

BRASELTON, Ga. -- The 15-year-old who allegedly shot and killed her mother last April inside their Braselton home was tried in Gwinnett County... Read more

Georgia personal care home operator arrested

WINDER, Ga. -- A Bethlehem personal care home operator was arrested last weekend and charged with exploitation and neglect of disabled adults... Read more

Police wonder if Ga. husband had killed before

WINDER, Ga. -- Police have nearly pieced together the string of events that left a Winder woman dead last week and her body dumped in a well. Now... Read more

Runaway teens returned to Georgia home

The two Statham 13-year-olds who led police on a day-long manhunt that took them and their stolen pickup truck into the heart of South Carolina... Read more

Move damages Ga. Confederate memorial

JEFFERSON, Ga.  - A 100-year-old Confederate veterans' memorial was damaged Friday when a work crew was moving the monument as part of... Read more