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Thursday, May 22, 2014

Ga. teacher sex probe indicts school officials

DARIEN, Ga. -- A McIntosh County grand jury has indicted the county school superintendent, one of her assistants and the McIntosh Academy high school principal on misdemeanor charges of failure to ...
By Terry Dickson

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Ga. man confesses killing wife

A Baxley man who said in 2013 that two home invaders killed his wife admitted this week he did it.
By Terry Dickson

Monday, April 28, 2014

Ga. man finds use in road kill

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - Steve Burke does things the old-fashioned way. His fascination with the primitive apparently skipped some generations because his dad thinks he's crazy.
By Terry Dickson

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Augusta doctor sentenced in pill case

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- An Augusta physician who worked 14 days at a Brunswick pill mill will serve five years of probation during which he is prohibited from practicing medicine or prescribing drugs.
By Terry Dickson

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Ga. man charged after daughter's shotgun death

WAYCROSS, Ga. -- The father of a 10-year-old girl accidentally shot to death Friday has been charged in the illegal possession of the shotgun that killed her.
By Terry Dickson

Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014

Teacher admits sex with 6 students

A former Charlton County High School teacher will serve 10 years in prison followed by 15 years' probation after she pleaded guilty Monday to having sex with six students.
By Terry Dickson

Friday, Feb. 7, 2014

Man kills self near courthouse

BRUNSWICK, GA. - The street between the Glynn County courthouse and jail was shut down Thursday afternoon after a man shot himself in a parked car.
By Terry Dickson

Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014

Georgia doctor convicted on 51 charges

A Waycross physician has been convicted of 51 felony charges in the operation of an illegal pill mill near Savannah.
By Terry Dickson

Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014

South Ga. health department reopens after mold problem

A south Georgia county's health department will reopen next week in the facility it left in August because of mold and mildew.
By Terry Dickson

Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014

Fugitive Georgia banker caught at traffic stop

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- A former Valdosta banker who the FBI had sought since June 2012 on wire and security fraud charges is in the Glynn County jail after a routine traffic stop for a window tint ...
By Terry Dickson

Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013

Georgia arrest of woman, 70, investigated

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- A Glynn County police officer has been placed on administrative duty during an internal affairs investigation of his arrest of a woman who was thrown to the ground.
By Terry Dickson

Monday, Nov. 4, 2013

Ga. beachgoers see rare eclipse

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A handful of people were on the beach on St. Simons Island on a chilly Sunday morning at sunrise to see a partial solar eclipse.
By Terry Dickson

Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013

Government shutdown halts Catholic Mass at Ga. naval base

ST. MARYS, Ga. -- Bloggers and congressmen are flogging Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base, accusing it of shutting down Catholic services.
By Terry Dickson

Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013

Government shutdown alters Okefenokee visits

FARGO, Ga. -- Visitors to Stephen C. Foster State Park can't get out into the Okefenokee Swamp during the ongoing government shutdown, but they can canoe some of its water once it exits the swamp.
By Terry Dickson

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013

Doctor sentenced in Georgia 'pill mill'

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- One of three doctors who prescribed huge doses of pain medication from a clinic off Interstate 95 near Brunswick is going to prison for three years.
By Terry Dickson

Saturday, Aug 17, 2013

Venue change costly in Ga. baby shooting

BRUNSWICK -- Glynn County will pay $162,000 to move the trial of 18-year-old charged with shooting a toddler in the face to suburban Atlanta.
By Terry Dickson

Sunday, Aug 4, 2013

Judge rules against Ga. baby shooting suspect

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- A judge has ruled that profane and possibly incriminating statements De'Marquise Elkins made to police can be used when he is tried for murder in the March death of a ...
By Terry Dickson

Thursday, Aug 1, 2013

No bias on power bills, judge rules

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- A federal judge has issued a summary judgment on behalf of the city of Douglas in a $163 million lawsuit in which black residents said the city charged them more for electricity ...
By Terry Dickson

Monday, April 15, 2013

Ga. jail unfit for humans, jury says

A grand jury in south Georgia's Atkinson County says the jail is unfit for humans.
By Terry Dickson

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

2 boys indicted in Brunswick baby's death

A Glynn County grand jury has indicted De'Marquise Kareem Elkins, 17, and Dominique Demetrius Lang, 14, on murder and other charges in the March 21 death of a 13-month old boy. 
By Terry Dickson
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