ATLANTA — Construction could soon resume on a planned nuclear power plant in eastern Georgia after it was stopped because a contractor failed to ask its workers in writing about drug or alcohol abuse.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — Two members of a volunteer rescue squad in South Carolina had to be rescued when their boat began taking on water off Fripp Island.
BUFORD, Ga. -- The Hall County sheriff's office says a 26-year-old woman drowned in Lake Lanier, and the driver of a boat has been charged with boating under the influence.
MARIETTA, Ga. — White Water Park spokeswoman Kendell Kelton says the park in Marietta will be closed while the cause of a fire at a maintenance building is determined.
ST. GEORGE, S.C. - A South Carolina man has been arrested and charged with murder in the beating death of a man at his home last month.
ATHENS, Ga. --Researchers led by a University of Georgia plant scientist have figured out the genetic secret of the four-leaf clover.
CHARLESTON, S.C. - Cast members of the television program "Army Wives" are urging South Carolina lawmakers to continue the incentives for the program
THOMSON -- An autopsy will be performed today on a 17-year-old killed late Saturday when the vehicle in which he was riding flipped on Rousseau Creek Road in McDuffie County.
ATLANTA -- Debates between lawyers seeking to be the state's top attorney were bound to include plenty of arguing. That proved to be the case Sunday night.
What was described as a "microburst" downed trees and caused power outages in the New Holland area tonight.
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