DALTON, Ga. — Inmates at the Whitfield County Jail say they were humiliated by being held naked for 12 hours and forced to spread cream on their bodies.
An accountant with the Augusta engineering department has accused department chief Abie Ladson of battery.
The owner of Campbell Recycling and another man were arrested today on weapons charges.
An 80-year-old woman was found dead in her bedroom today by Augusta firefighters battling a house fire in the 900 block of Horseshoe Road, according to Chief Deputy Coroner Mark Bowen.
Waynesboro police made an arrest Sunday in the stabbing death of John Larry Preston, who was killed in at a nightclub there Friday night.
A 26-year-old Trenton, S.C., man was killed last night at his home on U.S. Highway 25 between Trenton and Edgefield.
PLAINS, Ga. -- Former President Jimmy Carter called the week-long political unrest and rioting in Egypt an “earth-shaking event.”
A 28-year-old Augusta man died early today when he lost control of his 2000 Ford Mustang on an exit ramp of the Bobby Jones Expressway.
ATLANTA -- While teachers went without cost-of-living raises last year and had to take unpaid days off, some top state staffers managing their retirement accounts got pay boosts of more than 35 percent.
ATLANTA - As they sought to shore up Georgia's sagging revenues, state lawmakers last year turned to fees, avoiding more politically risky tax hikes.
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