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Meet Johns Creek’s finalist for city manager

JOHNS CREEK -- Johns Creek Mayor Mike Bodker has nominated Ed Densmore for the position of City Manager. Bodker announced his intention...

Forsyth County wants public input on commercial design standards and branding for the South Forsyth area

Forsyth County will host an open house to gather feedback from residents, business owners and property owners on south Forsyth’s commercial design...

Ghostface Gangster gets 30 years for trafficking meth in Cherokee County

A 31-year-old gangster from McCaysville pled guilty and was sentenced to 30 years for his involvement in trafficking meth.

Bernie Sanders is now the clear frontrunner for the democrats in the 2020 election

Bernie Sanders solidified his status Saturday as the front runner in the Democratic primary for U.S. president with a decisive win in...

Monday is your last chance to register to vote in the March 24 presidential primary

How do I register to vote? How do I find out if I’m registered? Where do I vote? Your voting questions are answered here.

Flooding expected along Flint River

Heavy rains are expected to cause flooding around areas near the Flint River Sunday as the river is expected to crest at...

Report: Georgia’s public schools rank 37th in the nation

Georgia finished 37th in a new public education study from the website 24/7 Wall St. that examines such measures as high school graduation rates,...

Relief for Georgia family hit with $11,000 surprise medical bill

An agreement between a health insurer and a Rome hospital has shaved more than $10,000 off a surprise medical bill for a...

Bill to end Surprise Medical Billing in Georgia moves forward

Legislation aimed at ending the practice of “surprise billing” of medical patients in Georgia cleared a committee in the state House of...

Her son was transferred to an out-of-network hospital in an emergency. She got a surprise bill for $11,000

Lelia Stina had to act fast when her 4-year-old son, Liam, developed severe breathing problems last August. First she...

Georgia couple tests positive for Coronavirus

A Georgia couple has tested positive for Coronavirus while onboard a cruise ship in Tokyo, Japan. According to Georgia...

Georgia By The Numbers: Teen suicide is a bigger problem than you think

The Georgia Department of Education has released the 2019 Georgia Student Health Survey and the results are startling in terms of teen...

Boyfriend of missing Fort Valley State student charged with malice murder

CRAWFORD COUNTY -- The boyfriend of a Fort Valley State student who went missing last week has been arrested and charged with...

75-year-old shot and killed by DeKalb County police

DECATUR -- A 75-year-old man is dead after police say he pointed a handgun at officers. According to the...

Police search for clues in Gwinnett County hit and run

DULUTH -- The Gwinnett County Police Department needs your help to identify a vehicle involved in a hit and run on Feb....

The body of a missing Fort Valley State student has been found. Her boyfriend has been arrested

CRAWFORD COUNTY -- The boyfriend of a missing Fort Valley State University student who's body was found in a wooded area in...

Georgia police search for bank robbery suspect

GAINESVILLE -- Police in Gainesville need your help finding a suspect in a bank robbery that occurred Tuesday morning at a BB&T...

Search continues for Georgia man wanted for arson

MORGAN COUNTY -- Authorities are still searching for a Morgan County man they believe set fire to a pickup truck and a...

If this new law passes, you’ll need to buckle up when you ride in the back seat

Legislation aimed at requiring back-seat passengers to wear safety belts in Georgia hit speed bumps Wednesday as key Senate lawmakers disagreed over...

Georgia turns to TikTok to educate voters about the state’s new voting system

Want to know how Georgia's new voting machines are going to work? You may be able to get your answers from TikTok.

Doug Collins to challenge Kelly Loeffler for Georgia senate seat

Georgia’s wild year of politics just got wilder. After much speculation, U.S. Rep. Doug Collins announced Wednesday morning that...

Voting precincts in Augusta are changing. Make sure you know where to vote

AUGUSTA -- Voters in several precincts in Augusta will be voting at new polling locations starting in the March 24 primary election.

Human traffickers in Georgia could lose their commercial driver’s licenses

A bill introduced by an Athens republican would revoke commercial driver's licenses from anyone convicted of human trafficking. State...

Proposed funding cuts could impact mental health care in Georgia

State budget cuts could hit mental health services hard in Georgia, forcing behavioral health officials to pump more money into handling crisis...

Construction is beginning in St. Simons Sound. Here’s what you can expect

St. Simons Sound Incident Response contractors are scheduled to begin construction of an environmental protection barrier Thursday around the grounded motor vessel...

Landlords in Atlanta can no longer refuse to rent based on someone’s source of income

ATLANTA -- The city of Atlanta is cracking down on housing discrimination by prohibiting landlords from rejecting an applicant based on that...

Rockdale County hit by ransomware attack

ROCKDALE COUNTY -- Rockdale County was hit by a ransomware attack earlier this month, but the county reports the attack did not...

Georgia-based podcast ranked #1 Gospel Music Podcast

MARIETTA -- Southern Gospel News Podcast, the audible voice of gospel music, has been named as the "#1 Gospel Music Podcast you Must Follow...

Andretti Indoor Karting closes Roswell location

ROSWELL -- Andretti Indoor Karting and Games, a popular destination for kids and parents, abruptly closed its location in Roswell Jan. 1...

Georgia’s favorite Christmas song is about snow

Georgia's favorite Christmas song comes with a touch of wistfulness and irony. VerizonSpecials.com recently released its list of the most popular Christmas...

Long-time Griffin Fire Chief to hang up his boots

GRIFFIN -- City of Griffin Fire Chief Tommy Jones will retire after over 32 years of service to the community.

Meet Georgia’s new acting public safety commissioner

Former Tift County Sheriff Gary Vowell has been tapped to fill Georgia's public safety chief post after former public safety commissioner Col....

Meet the new dean of UGA’s Tifton Campus

Michael Toews has been named assistant dean of the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences to oversee the Tifton...

VIDEO: Here are the 5 most expensive homes on the market in Atlanta

From a 1930s estate that could easily host one of The Great Gatsby's famous parties to a more modern mansion that Count...

Lazy Llama is replacing HOBNOB Neighborhood Tavern in Midtown Atlanta

ATLANTA -- The owner's aren't changing, but the restaurant is. Midtown's decade-old HOBNOB Neighborhood Tavern is being replaced by Lazy Llama Cantina...

Gerald’s Pig & Shrimp to host Valentine’s Day benefit dinner

The Two Hundred Club of the Coastal Empire has partnered with Gerald’s Pig & Shrimp on Tybee Island for a Valentine’s Day benefit...

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