A former SEC-standout football star has been charged with murder in the death of his girlfriend’s 4-year-old son in Buford, Ga.
Five students were killed and two were injured in an accident along Interstate 16 near Savannah on Wednesday morning.
A grand jury indicted a former Atlanta-area police chief late on Wednesday on a misdemeanor charge of reckless conduct for shooting his wife in bed on New Year's Day in an apparent accident that left her partly paralyzed.
Eleven former Atlanta public school educators were found guilty by a jury on Wednesday on charges of racketeering in one of the largest U.S. test-cheating scandals.
Governor's move opens up state resources for disaster preparedness in areas expecting ice
Gov. Nathan Deal signed an executive order to declare a state of emergency for disaster preparedness for the 15 North Georgia counties under a winter storm warning and will ask state workers in affected areas who are not involved in emergency response to work from home.
For the entire month of February, Chick-fil-A restaurants will give customers free cups of its new specialty-grade THRIVE Farmers hot or iced coffee all day long.
Leesburg native files contract compaint with California state government
Saying he is “grateful for the opportunities” American Idol afforded him, Phillip Phillips is suing to gain control of his career.
Law enforcement targeting Twitter account in investigation
The FBI and Atlanta police are investigating a Twitter account tied to a bomb threat at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.
The National Retail Federation announced Wednesday that holiday retail sales hit their highest peak since 2011 amid a boost of consumer confidence and lower gas prices.
Governor highlights prison reforms, charter schools in speech
Gov. Nathan Deal began his second term Monday by focusing on new beginnings for those residents who have lost their liberties and the youngest residents who are not yet old enough to exercise their political will at the ballot box.
Mercedes-Benz will move its U.S. headquarters to Atlanta from northern New Jersey, affecting about 1,000 employees.
Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley, Rascal Flatts, The Band Perry, Dwight Yoakam, Jason Isbell, Old Crow Medicine Show and over a dozen other country music artists will perform on three stages during the two-day festival.
Atlanta police are investigating a shooting inside a movie theater in the city's Midtown neighborhood that left two people hospitalized in stable condition.
Officials say the new Atlanta streetcar is expected to open just before the end of the year.
Sony Pictures cleared the way on Tuesday for release of "The Interview" in some U.S. theaters on Christmas Day, less than a week after pulling the movie following a devastating cyberattack that has been blamed on North Korea.
Rockdale County news
- Bomb threat evacuates Salem Road Walmart
- Lorraine Elementary students and staff collect aluminum can pop tops for Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities
- Conyers teen dies in high-speed wreck
- Community calendar of events for May 6
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for May 8, 2015
- 14-year-old charged in shooting at Conyers Middle School
- Probation check results in multiple arrests of people with active warrants on drug charges
- Rockdale County deputy Tasers aggressive pit bull
- Shot fired at Conyers Middle School, one student in custody | PHOTOS
- Rockdale and Newton counties restaurant health scores, April 27-May 4
Crime and police news for Conyers and Rockdale County
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for May 8, 2015
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for April 24, 2015
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for April 17, 2015
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for April 10, 2015
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for April 3, 2015
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for March 27, 2015
- Newton Blotter, March 18-24
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for March 20, 2015
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for March 3-9
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for March 6, 2015
- Subaru ‘Share the Love’ event generates $900 for Rockdale Meals on Wheels
- Georgia Credit Unions finish strong in final quarter of 2014
- Church at Covington hosts Newton Leadercast
- Inspect-All Services awarded Best of 2014 on Kudzu
- Local Realtor trains to help military families relocate
- Find clothes for children and adults at Brandy's Hope Chest, a Covington consignment shop
- Amici aims to please customers through great food, service
- Auto brokerage sells vehicles at a discount
- Discovery Point Conyers awarded 3-star rating from state
- WildArt gallery opens on Covington Square