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Ga. woman, 85, fights off sex assault

McDONOUGH, Ga. — Henry County police are looking for a suspect accused of attempting to sexually assault an 85-year-old woman.

06/17/10 - 2:32pm

Republicans spar over immigration in debate

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. — Two Republicans running to be Georgia's next governor are squaring off over whether teachers and hospitals should be responsible for helping catch illegal immigrants.

06/17/10 - 2:25pm

Fire at Kimberly-Clark plant

Machinery at the Kimberly-Clark plant in Beech Island caught fire today, but only caused minimal damage, fire officials say.

06/17/10 - 2:13pm

Man, 23, drowns in Emanuel County pond

A 23-year-old man drowned at a pond in the Canoochee area of Emanuel County early Wednesday afternoon.

06/17/10 - 1:09pm

Ga. senators unhappy with regents

ATLANTA — Fourteen Georgia state senators have sent a letter to the Board of Regents expressing their disappointment with its position on immigration laws.

06/17/10 - 10:55am

Smoke near fort from planned burn

Smoke seen in the area of Fort Gordon today might be coming from a planned burn of underbrush, emergency officials say.

06/17/10 - 9:38am

Hephzibah man wins $500,000 lottery prize

A 59-year-old Hephzibah man won the top prize – $500,000 – from the Georgia Lottery’s Jumbo Jumbo Bucks instant game.

06/17/10 - 9:21am

Ga. babysitter gave baby wine to be quiet

CARROLLTON, Ga. — A babysitter who admitted feeding an infant wine to get him to go to sleep has been sentenced to eight years in prison.

06/17/10 - 8:17am

Ga. jobless rate declines slightly

ATLANTA  - The Georgia Department of Labor says the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined to 10.2 percent in May.

06/17/10 - 5:40am

SC Democrats meet on Senate candidate

COLUMBIA - South Carolina's Democrats are gathering to decide whether to overturn the results of the primary election that saw an unemployed, unknown military veteran win the nomination for U.S. Senate.

06/17/10 - 4:45am
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