Public schools in the Blythe-Hephzibah area were today on “soft lockdown,” because a slaying suspect was reportedly seen in the area the night before.
ATHENS, Ga. — University of Georgia police say they have obtained an arrest warrant for freshman football player Alec Ogletree on a misdemeanor theft charge.
ATLANTA — The federal case against a Kuwait-based food supplier accused of defrauding the U.S. government of $68 million was dealt a stinging setback after a judge moved to block the charges.
The Georgia Forestry Commission is warning residents of increased chances for wildfires across the region this holiday weekend.
NEW YORK — Ben Roethlisberger's suspension has been reduced from six games to four by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
COLUMBIA — A panel studying taxes in South Carolina is recommending an increase in the gasoline tax to fund road repairs.
COLUMBIA — South Carolina troopers are saturating the state's roadways this weekend to crack down on speeders and drunken drivers over the Labor Day holiday.
MACON, Ga. — Police in Macon say a recruit is in stable condition after accidentally shooting herself in the leg at the police firearms range.
BUFORD, Ga. — State transporation offficials say high-occupancy vehicle lanes will soon be made available in metro Atlanta to solo commuters willing to pay for a faster commute.
An Augusta resident bought a lottery ticket worth $100,000, lottery officials announced Thursday.
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