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Lawsuit against Plant Vogtle delayed by judge’s conflict

ATLANTA -- A lawsuit challenging prepayment of construction-finance costs for two reactors at Plant Vogtle stalled this morning when the judge removed himself from the case. The environmentalists’ suit claims a law is unconstitutional that permits Georgia Power Company to charge its customers ...

12/02/09 - 5:24pm

Woods says he let family down

Tiger Woods says he has let his family down and regrets "those transgressions with all of my heart."

02/20/10 - 1:13am

Atlanta mayor's race too close to call

ATLANTA - With a slim lead of 620 votes, a former state senator claimed victory in Atlanta mayor race early Wednesday, though the contest was too close to call.

12/02/09 - 4:26pm

Columbia County to host flu clinics Thursday

The Columbia County Health Department will be hosting two flu vaccine clinics on Thursday. Evans Middle School will host a clinic from 3:15 p.m. to 6 p.m., and Grovetown Middle School will host a clinic from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Both the seasonal flu and the H1N1 flu vaccines will be available on a fi...

12/02/09 - 9:22am

Fake theft report leads to former cop's arrest

A former Athens-Clarke police officer was arrested Tuesday on charges he wrote a fake theft report and used it to bilk a credit union last year, months before he was fired for an unrelated domestic dispute, Athens-Clarke police said.

12/02/09 - 4:24pm

Freshman football player arrested on alcohol charge

Georgia freshman defensive end Montez Robinson was arrested early Monday morning by UGA police on a charge of underage possession of alcohol.

12/02/09 - 4:24pm

Man poses as officer, takes off with $18K

Savannah-Chatham police were looking Monday for a man accused of impersonating a police officer and bilking an 84-year-old woman out of $18,000 earlier this month.

12/02/09 - 4:24pm

Georgia's bottom line gets a boost

ATLANTA - Georgia's rainy day fund is getting a badly-needed boost.

12/02/09 - 8:33am

Atlanta mayor's race may head for recount

The race for Atlanta mayor appeared headed for a recount early Wednesday, with the two candidates separated by only 620 votes.

12/02/09 - 1:49am

Man, 19, charged in jail rape

An Evans man was charged today in the rape of his 17-year-old cellmate in the Columbia County Detention Center last week.

12/01/09 - 10:21pm
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