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Ex- Athens reporter sentenced on porn charges

ATHENS, Ga. -- A Clarke County Superior Court judge sentenced a former Athens journalist and educator to five years in prison Wednesday for possessing child pornography.

06/10/10 - 5:59am

State patrol reviews texting ban enforcement

The Georgia State Patrol is reviewing the new texting law and plans to come up with a set of guidelines for troopers to follow, said Gordy Wright.

06/10/10 - 5:51am

Tybee police chief suspended

TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. -- Tybee police Chief Jimmy Price was suspended Wednesday for personnel reasons in the wake of an incident last month involving an autistic teenager who claims he was beaten.

06/10/10 - 5:39am

Savannah cop quits after fight over phone

SAVANNAH -- A Savannah-Chatham police officer was arrested in South Carolina after authorities say she roughed up her 15-year-old daughter during a spat over a cell phone.

06/10/10 - 5:34am

SC grandfather electrocuted in pool

YORK, S.C. - Authorities say a South Carolina grandfather was apparently electrocuted as he tried to help his granddaughter who was shocked in his private pool.

06/10/10 - 5:23am

Men sentenced in crash that killed Aiken teen

CONWAY, S.C.  -- Two South Carolina men who crashed into a boat and killed an Aiken teenager while trying to get away from a burglary in their own vessel have each been sentenced.

06/09/10 - 10:51pm

Georgia man convicted of killing 2 people executed

Melbert Ray Ford, convicted of the 1986 shooting deaths of his ex-girlfriend and her young niece, was executed Wednesday at the state prison in Jackson.

06/10/10 - 12:23am

Applause takes you to the movies

The marquee lights are on, the popcorn is popped and it's cool inside. Summer is the season for films, and we have your guide to area theaters in Thursday's Applause.

06/09/10 - 4:37pm

Authorities release Roethlisberger tapes

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. — The college student who accused Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger of sexual assault said he had a temper.


06/09/10 - 2:56pm

SRS to evaluate radiation equipment

Savannah River Site will help the U.S. Department of Homeland Security evaluate commercially available radiation detection equipment used by law enforcement and anti-terrorism forces.

06/09/10 - 2:13pm
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