A LaFayette teenager died Thursday night, Oct. 23, in an ATV accident.
The unemployment rate in the northwest Georgia region in September was 7.1 percent, down 1.0 percent from 8.1 percent in August. The rate in September of last year was 7.8 percent.
An out-of-town man and woman were arrested on multiple drug trafficking charges Tuesday night, Oct. 21, during a routine traffic stop along U.S. Highway 41 in Ringgold.
Since completing its initial review of the eligibility matter involving UGA student-athlete Todd Gurley on October 9, the University has been supporting Todd and cooperating with his legal counsel as they review the matter.
The Georgia Supreme Court upheld a death sentence for a man convicted of the 2002 murder of two brothers in Walker County.
Last week Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jason Carter shared via this column his vision for public education in Georgia.
A Gordon County woman has been charged in a wreck that occurred on Fairmount Highway Monday morning.
A would-be robber of the One Stop Shop could have reached out and grabbed Ashley McEarchern.
Within hours of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas reporting a confirmed case of Ebola, the staff and administration at Hutcheson Medical Center formed an Ebola readiness team and performed Ebola education throughout the hospital.
Polk County’s district attorney said Monday he’s pleased with the Georgia Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the murder conviction of Kionte Rashad Glover.
The Supreme Court of Georgia has unanimously upheld the convictions and two death sentences given to Donnie Allen Hulett for the 2002 murders of brothers, Larry and Arvine Phelps. Hulett was 21 at the time of the crime.
A 70-year-old woman was behind bars at the Floyd County Jail on Sunday after she allegedly stabbed a man with a butcher knife.
Kim Riddle of Fort Oglethorpe left high school 34 years ago, but is now enrolled at Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) and studying business administrative technology.
Northwest Georgia has two National Merit Scholar semifinalists this year.
A Polk County jail official who was placed on administrative leave following a fatal shooting was released to return back to work, according to the Polk County sheriff on Friday.
MARIETTA, GA. | Fellow Democrats David Poythress and Max Cleland gave Jason Carter a little help Thursday in criticizing Nathan Deal.
Rockmart police want the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of robbing a convenience store earlier this month.
Fort Oglethorpe elections chief Orma Luckey says ousted councilman Charles Sharrock can remain on the ballot for the Ward 4 council seat.
A jury convicted Dewayne Labron Reynolds of felony murder, two counts of aggravated assault and possession of a firearm in the commission of a crime on Friday. Reynolds was acquitted of malice murder.
AT&T confirmed it will expand its ultra-fast AT&T GigaPower network to Newnan.
No one was injured according to Polk County Public Safety Director Randy Lacey when two trailer homes at the end of a dirt road off Robin Hood Road near Rockmart were destroyed by fire earlier this morning.