Georgia State News

Georgia State News

Damaging hail and tornadoes threatened for southeast US

More than 29 million people face a threat of severe storms Monday that could bring hail the size of tennis balls, damaging winds and...

Georgia Dept. of Corrections Gets New Mental Health Director

Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC) Commissioner Gregory C. Dozier announced the promotion of Dr. Javel Jackson, to statewide Mental Health Director, effective March 16,...

Crean shows enthusiasm in first Georgia news conference

Tom Crean opened his first news conference at Georgia by talking for almost 27 minutes before fielding his first question. First impressions were clear: Georgia’s...

Parking spot fight leaves 1 jailed, another on life support

An Alabama man accused of severely beating a Georgia man in a dispute over a handicapped parking spot has been charged with aggravated battery.

1 sought, 23 arrested in Georgia drug trafficking ring bust

More than 20 people have been arrested in connection to a Georgia drug trafficking ring.

Man charged with murder for fatal shooting at Georgia party

A man has been charged with murder and other crimes at a Georgia house party shooting.

Judge postpones trial of woman charged with leaking secrets

A federal judge has postponed the trial of a woman charged with leaking U.S. secrets to a news outlet.

Parents: Georgia boy struck by tree branch in 2012 has died

The parents of a Georgia boy who was struck by a falling tree branch outside his day care five years ago say he has died.

Lawyer: ‘Stocking strangler’ inmate should not be executed

A lawyer for a Georgia inmate known as the “stocking strangler” says newly discovered evidence proves his client’s innocence, and his planned execution this...

$100K in jewelry recovered from nearly 10 tons of trash

$100K in jewelry recovered from nearly 10 tons of trash