ATLANTA - The state Board of Education is expected to adopt a set of national education benchmarks this week.
ATLANTA — The Georgia Supreme Court has upheld the murder conviction and life prison sentence for a man charged with driving the getaway car in the murder of a Savannah debutante.
Every year, schools in Georgia still dish out rare paddlings to punish the most egregious behavior, but a federal bill now seeks to end the practice.
WOODSTOCK, Ga. — Sheriff's officers in Cherokee County say a deputy shot a man at a mobile home park while trying to break up a fight.
ATLANTA — The Georgia Supreme Court says a Forsyth County teacher can't be held liable for a student's injury during a bottle rocket experiment.
ATLANTA - Republican gubernatorial hopefuls Karen Handel and John Oxendine continue to be nagged by a stream of allegations about what they did years ago.
MARIETTA, Ga. - A fire official says eight people are injured after falling 10 feet from a deck that collapsed
Richmond County sheriff's deputies are seeking a man who rode away from a shooting on a black mountain bike this afternoon. Three people were wounded.
A Richmond County sheriff's SWAT team was dispatched to a west Augusta home this afternoon when an armed man barricaded himself inside.
An Army soldier from Columbus, Ga., died Friday in an accident in Iraq, the Defense Department says.
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