A math teacher and coach at a Stone Mountain middle school was fired this week and faces charges that he allowed students to have sex in a classroom storage closet, a school district spokesman said.
Jury decides on lethal injection for 21-year-old Chechen
A federal jury on Friday sentenced Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death for helping to carry out the 2013 attack that killed three people and injured 264 at the world-renowned race, taking 15 hours to reach a decision.
A small plane carrying four people crashed on a busy Atlanta-area highway after taking off from a nearby airport on Friday, a Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman said.
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.
Rockdale County news
- Community calendar of events for May 28
- Man robbed and threatened with a gun during home invasion
- Run with the monks
- Outdoor events scheduled in Arabia Mountain area
- Rockdale County Sheriff's Office offers gun safety course
- DARRELL HUCKABY: Two years later, the adventure continues
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for May 29, 2015
- Conyers woman dies in fatal crash on Sigman Road
- Milstead man accused of attempted rape
- Pizza robbery suspect found by investigator hiding with still-warm box of pizza
Crime and police news for Conyers and Rockdale County
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for May 29, 2015
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for May 22, 2015
- Rockdale Jail Blotter for May 15, 2015
- 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
- Dentist honored by Emory
- Covington resident hired as investment advisor at United Bank
- Customer donations benefit students at Pine Street Elementary
- 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