Tag: Georgia

Georgia Struck With Deadly Weekend Storms

At least 15 fatalities in Georgia alone were reported by authorities

Wildfires Continue to Threaten Southern States

Wildfires, that are suspected of being started through arson have been spreading through several states

Teen Loses Leg After School Worker Assault

A lawyer representing a 13-year-old boy's family said the teen was slammed to the ground several times

Lawsuit Accuses Georgia of Blocking Voting Rights

Advocates say a strict rule is denying people their place at the polls

Cavaliers’ Shumpert Catches DUI Case

The NBA Champion guard was arrested while driving outside of Atlanta

Ga. Cop Raped, Tortured Woman, Officials Say

Riverdale Officer accused of raping, sexually assaulting woman while in custody

Ga. Parents Succeed in Abolishing ‘Slavery Game’

In game, students rolled dice to either escape slavery or get sent back to plantation

Homeless Student’s GoFundMe Dispute Settled

19-year-old Fred Barley said the dispute over the $184,000 in funds has been resolved

Man Gunned Down in Front of Children

8-year-old son: "He didn't do anything to like get him shot or nothing"

Former Ga. Student Kills College Freshman

Fort Valley State University freshman Donnell Phelps died while protecting a group of women on campus

40 Guards Charged in Georgia Prison Corruption Scandal

Federal indictments were handed down for crimes linked to a drug trafficking ring

U.S. Navy to Name Ship After Rep. John Lewis

The vessel will be part of a new fleet

Ladies of Business Conference Set For Feb.

Ladies Who Brunch: Atlanta launch a new 3-day experience!

Clinton to Call for An End to Sentencing Disparities

Presidential hopeful to visit Atlanta on Friday

Jury Enters 2nd Day of Deliberations in Jail Death

22-year-old Black man was found dead in cell Jan. 2

Video: Cops Tasered Man Before He Died

Footage shows man restrained, tasered while in chair

Savannah State University Student Dies

Students planned vigil for their fellow classmate

Ga. Removes Confederate Holiday from Calendar

Former Confederate holidays to be replaced with 'state holiday' on calendar

Hawks Forward Mike Scott Arrested

NBA star detained on drug charges

Lawsuit: Ga. Inmate Says He Was Raped

Suit says Hays State Prison administrators ignored pleas

Feds Seize Electronics In Kendrick Johnson death

Federal investigation into bizarre death remains unresolved more than two years later