Todd DeFeo

Fishermen dodge two of three bullets fired at boat

GREENSBORO, Ga. - Two men competing in a bass tournament Saturday on the Oconee River got a rude surprise when a man on the bank shot one of them... Read more

Mother charged in prom party death

AUBURN, Ga. - The mother of a high school student who threw an after-prom party where an 18-year-old Winder-Barrow High School senior died faces... Read more

18-year-old dies at after-prom party

WINDER, Ga. - Police aren't sure whether alcohol, a fight or something else caused an 18-year-old high school honors student to die Sunday during... Read more

Roadblocks miss concertgoers

ARCADE, Ga. - Southern rock fans trekking to Athens to party with homegrown Widespread Panic prompted at least one police department to spread its... Read more

Soldiers' Iraq tour extended

ATHENS, Ga. - About 170 soldiers from northeast Georgia's 214th Georgia Army National Guard unit will stay in Iraq through the summer.

The... Read more

Talking to paper nets suspension

JEFFERSON, Ga. - A Jefferson police captain is serving a two-day suspension for violating a department policy by talking with a local newspaper.... Read more

Suburban areas see more illegal dumping

STATHAM, Ga. - The fringes of suburban areas make for great dumping grounds.

That's especially true when there's a lot of construction or... Read more

Four men charged in drug bust

ATHENS, Ga. - Four Mexican nationals are charged with running the local branch of a massive drug ring out of Gwinnett and Barrow counties, after... Read more

Georgia town has new way to warn

WINDER, Ga. - When a freight train derailed in Graniteville in January 2005, emergency officials were able to notify residents living near the... Read more

Police say men plotted escape

JEFFERSON, Ga. - Three inmates conspired with a courthouse shooter to try to escape from the Jackson County Courthouse, according to new charges... Read more