ATLANTA — Republican Nathan Deal wants to create incentives for math and science majors to go into teaching and better invest the state's teacher retirement fund.
IRWINTON, Ga. — Wilkinson County officials say two brothers drowned while on a fishing trip in the county.
ATLANTA — With weeks to go before the midterm elections, Sen. Johnny Isakson is weighing in on two top issues among Republicans, saying the 14th Amendment and the recent health care legislation could both use some tweaks.
PERRY, Ga. — The Houston County district attorney's office says a former Perry Hospital employee has been indicted on 20 charges of submitting false mammogram results.
BEAUFORT, S.C. — Officials have found the body of an Allendale man who disappeared while swimming off the coast of Hunting Island
GREENVILLE, S.C. — Homeowners and farmers in northern South Carolina are complaining that caterpillars are chomping grass and other plants in lawns and fields.
Franklin Wright, a suspect in both the brutal beating of a Broad Street store owner and last month's slayings of two women in Aiken County, was captured Monday.
PINEVILLE, S.C. - South Carolina troopers say a mother and father were killed, but their three children survived a wreck near Pineville.
CUMMING, Ga. - Forsyth County Sheriff Ted Paxton says the masked gunmen who robbed a grocery store and killed a security guard had help from an employee who was inside the store at the time.
Burke County has the 10th highest wages of the state's 159 counties. And Columbia County has the eighth highest family income and fifth best unemployment rate.
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