Georgia State News

Georgia State News

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...

GDOC Canine Handler Named Beyond the Call Award Recipient

On March 1, a Canine Handler/Trainer with the Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC), Jamey Jordan, was named the Beyond the Call award recipient for...

Georgia father-of-3 fatally shot during custody exchange

Authorities say a woman’s boyfriend shot and killed the father of her children during a custody exchange near Atlanta.

Georgia man sentenced, 2015 DUI crash killed married couple

A Georgia man charged with DUI in a crash that killed a married couple in 2015 has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

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

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

Grant opportunities to increase internet service in rural areas

USDA is seeking applications from rural communities to increase internet capacity

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.

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...

At least 24 kid-on-kid sex assault cases on bases in Georgia

A decade after the Pentagon began confronting rape in the ranks, the U.S. military frequently fails to provide justice to the children of service...

Prison officials say Georgia inmate died after fight

Georgia prison officials are investigating after they say an inmate died after a fight with another inmate. The Georgia Department of Corrections said in a...