Lee Anderson took first place in voting Tuesday for the Republican nomination to an open state Senate seat, forcing him into a runoff with second-place finisher Greg Grzybowski.
Augusta voters retained two incumbents - Bill Fennoy and Marion Williams - and approved a familiar face, Andrew Jefferson, to fill three commission seats in Tuesday elections.
With most of the votes counted Tuesday evening in Richmond, Columbia and Burke counties, Superior Court Judge Carl C. Brown Jr. easily beat back a challenge by an Augusta attorney.
Former Lakeside High football coach Jody Grooms and his wife Sharon, were arrested Tuesday on charges of theft by taking, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said.
All precinct, mail-in and absentee ballots have been counted, and the results are in.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The NFL awarded Super Bowls to Atlanta, Miami and Los Angeles, three cities that made significant financial investments in new stadiums or recently upgraded an existing one.
The victim of a robbery and rape at a Columbia County business remains hospitalized while police search for her attacker.
ATLANTA - Starting next month, anyone who accidently brings a gun to the security checkpoint at Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport will not be protected by a state law and could ...
A man found dead in a car wrecked this morning on Old McDuffie Road has been identified.
In Richmond County, voters have as many as six nonpartisan choices to make, plus up to four contested Democratic primary contests or six Republican races, depending on the choice of ballot and a ...
Daniel Dewy Boswell, 22, of Townville, was arrested Sunday evening on charges of enticing a child for indecent purposes, obscene telephone contact with a child, electronically furnishing obscene ...
Georgia Department of Transportations maintenance crews will be clipping the shoulders along the eastbound lanes of Interstate 20 from from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today through Thursday.
Columbia County police are seeking a man who used credit cards stolen from a vehicle at a Bobby Jones Expressway gym.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has thrown out a death sentence handed to a black man in Georgia because prosecutors improperly kept African-Americans off the jury that convicted him of killing a ...
A Grovetown man set to enter a plea to murder charges in the stabbing of his wife killed himself Monday morning. Philip S. West was to enter an Alford plea Monday in Columbia County Superior ...
A suspect is sought after two employees of a Martinez spa were attacked Sunday afternoon.
This is a countywide sample ballot, not all races will appear on your individual ballot.
JACKSON, Ga. - Authorities say a teenage was killed and three other teenagers were injured during a drive-by shooting at a graduation party in central Georgia .
As he seeks election Tuesday to a second term, Augusta Commission member Bill Fennoy readily plugs the new stormwater utility fee as a virtual panacea for many of District 1's ills. At $6.