Protesters marched and rallied in Atlanta Tuesday to protest a grand jury’s decision not to indict the police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri.
Activists plan to rally in downtown Atlanta in response to a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri.
English became the public face of the state's weak response to a January snowstorm
The head of Georgia's emergency management agency has been demoted to a deputy position, months after becoming the public face of the state's weak response to a January snowstorm that trapped motorists on highways in metro Atlanta for hours.
Atlanta's fire chief has been suspended after city officials say he violated policy by self-publishing a book that describes homosexuality as a "perversion."
Carter: Campaign victim of Republican wave
Jason Carter said his grandfather, former President Jimmy Carter, suggested he reconnect with family after a grueling campaign schedule.
State Sen. John Albers, a Roswell Republican, said the details of his bill are still in the works but pledged not to force local school districts to cover all costs of moving to digital materials.
State officials have unveiled a list of 30 projects that will receive $22.4 million in federal housing tax credits to build or rehab affordable housing properties across the state.
The plan outlined by the president Thursday would affect an estimated 5 million people
Georgia’s senators and senator-elect say President Obama overstepped his powers with the executive action he announced.
Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology plan to break ground soon on a new joint library project.
A panel must soon submit recommendations for funding an extra $1 billion in transportation infrastructure needs.
A resident has dropped an ethics complaint against the chairman of the Cobb County commission over stadium negotiations with the Braves.
Despite criticism, former Gov. Sonny Perdue says he's proud of his efforts to support fishing, including committing the state government to borrow $14 million for an aquarium in rural Georgia.
Nearly a year ago, a few inches of snow in metro Atlanta triggered an epic traffic jam as motorists fleeing the city were trapped overnight on clogged interstates. Children slept at school or on stranded buses as parents tried desperately to reach them.
Temperatures sunk as low as 14 degrees in at least one Georgia town as near-record cold gripped the state for a second straight day.
op Republicans say two things are clear: Last year's government shutdown hurt the party. And Republicans must not let the president's pending immigration action bait them into a repeat.
Newton County News
- Rockdale County Chairman Richard Oden says comments weren't intended to cause harm
- Newton Citizen Poll for Nov. 30, 2014
- Patrick's ready to sell its holiday candy gift baskets
- Frozen, LEGO and various electronics top National Retail Federation's wish list for kids this holiday season
- Rockdale Commissioner Oz Nesbitt's turkey drive helps more than 200 senior citizens
- Covington Fire Department provides safety tips for frying a turkey this Thanksgiving
- Newton County Sheriff's Office promotes three deputies
- DARRELL HUCKABY: Recounting blessings during this time of thanks
- Newton County man receives 3 life sentences for rape, child molestation charges
- Community Calendar for Nov. 26, 2014
- Newton Blotter, Nov. 12-18
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for Nov. 21, 2014
- Newton Blotter, Nov. 5-11
- Newton Blotter, Oct. 15-21
- Newton Blotter, Oct. 8-14
- Newton Blotter, Oct. 1-8
- Newton Blotter, Sept. 24-30
- Newton Blotter, Sept. 10-16
- Newton Blotter, Sept. 3-9
- Newton Blotter, Aug. 27-Sept. 2
- Ga. lawmakers press forward on medical marijuana
- Rockdale firefigher opens dive shop in Covington
- National EMS hosts Kim Atkins fund-raiser on Nov. 1
- Ginn Motor supports Y soccer program
- National Alzheimer's Association co-founder visits Merryvale in Covington
- Dermatology Consultants holds beauty program at location in Covington
- O'Charley's in Conyers updates its look, menu
- Georgia credit unions reach 2 million members
- Covington's Pinnacle Bank hires mortgage division manager
- Homebrew store opens in Conyers