Friday October 28th, 2016 4:22AM
GBI investigating fatal officer-involved shooting in Elbert County
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called to the scene of an officer-involved shooting on Ga. 77 near the Georgia Guidestones in Elbert County, officials confirm.
10:52PM ( 5 hours ago )
Hall Commission hears 'septic system dilemma' appeal
Hall County Commissioners agreed Thursday evening to lend their support to a growing challenge facing home construction in our area: the interpretation of state septic system regulations that renders some lots unbuildable.
10:37PM ( 5 hours ago )
Attempted armed robbery, shooting leads to two arrests in Pickens Co.
Pickens County authorities have arrested two people in the attempted robbery and shooting of a third individual early Thursday morning.
9:34PM ( 6 hours ago )
Emergency personnel respond to reported pedestrian fatality in Cleveland
Troopers from Georgia State Patrol Post 6 in Gainesville are working a reported fatal accident on Ga. 11 (U.S. 129 South) in Cleveland.
8:35PM ( 7 hours ago )
Statham man arrested in counterfeit money investigation
​A Winder Police Department special investigation into counterfeit money led to the Tuesday arrest of a Statham man, police said Thursday.
3:51PM ( 12 hours ago )
Execution date set for convicted Lumpkin County murderer
The execution date has been set for a Lumpkin County man convicted of murder in 2001.
2:55PM ( 13 hours ago )
Ex-Bill Clinton aide memo roils wife's campaign over ethics
A 2011 confidential memo written by a longtime Bill Clinton aide during Hillary Clinton's State Department tenure describes overlap between the former president's business ventures and fundraising for the family's charities
10:14PM ( 6 hours ago )
North Ga. Tech, Ga. Military College articulation agreement
North Georgia Technical College (NGTC) and Georgia Military College (GMC) signed an agreement Thursday that will provide Associate of Applied Science (AAS) graduates of select North Georgia Tech programs the chance to continue on with Georgia Military College to earn a Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) degree.
6:18PM ( 10 hours ago )
After voting machine issue, Georgia officials blame testing
A Georgia voting machine apparently malfunctioned when a voter tried to cast an early ballot for Hillary Clinton, but Donald Trump's name kept showing up instead
5:16PM ( 11 hours ago )
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No injuries after Pence plane slides off runway in NYC
Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence's campaign plane has slid off the runway during a rainstorm at New York's LaGuardia Airport Thursday, tearing up two tracks of concrete before coming to rest on a patch of grass
3:37AM ( 44 minutes ago )
Trump U staff included drug trafficker, child molester
Public records show many of those hired by Trump University had checkered pasts _ including serious financial problems and even convictions for cocaine trafficking or child molestation
3:26AM ( 55 minutes ago )
Deep South drought kills crops, threatens herds, dries lakes
Some of the South's most beautiful mountains and valleys are filling with desperation as a worsening drought kills crops, threatens cattle and sinks lakes to their lowest levels in years
3:17AM ( 1 hour ago )
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(VIDEO) Game of the Week: Buford-Loganville collide for 8-AAAAA title, No. 1 seed
Buford football has not met a true challenge in weeks -- certainly not since the start of Region 8-AAAAA play. But that could all change tonight...
10:00PM ( 17 hours from now )
Football game previews: Moving week for area teams as region titles come within reach
Golf has its "moving day" -- tonight, in high school football, we’re going to see moving week, as several northeast Georgia regions look to crown champions and others navigate soupy playoff waters with just two regular season Friday nights remaining.
9:15PM ( 16 hours from now )
VIDEO: Branch cross country teams sweep 8-AAAAA; Dawson sweeps 7-AAA on big day in Unicoi
It was a big day for both Dawson County and Flowery Branch cross country programs on Thursday with the Tigers and Falcons sweeping up their respective region titles, as runners from both 7-AAA and 8-AAAAA descended on Helen's Unicoi State Park.
10:49AM ( 6 hours from now )
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New rules aim to help students clear loans in cases of fraud
The government is issuing new rules meant to help students get their federal loans erased when colleges are found guilty of misconduct
3:42AM ( 39 minutes ago )
Lack of choice in health insurance markets a growing problem
Rising premiums aren't the only problem facing the health insurance markets created by the Affordable Care Act
3:32AM ( 49 minutes ago )
Cubs owners also active in politics, though loyalties split
The World Series isn't the only historic contest preoccupying the owners of the Chicago Cubs
3:18AM ( 1 hour ago )
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Manson follower 'Tex' Watson denied parole in California
California officials have denied parole for Charles "Tex" Watson, the self-described "right-hand man" of murderous cult leader Charles Manson
1:29AM ( 2 hours ago )
The Latest: Marshals tackle Oregon standoff lawyer in court
An attorney for the leader of the occupation at an Oregon wildlife refuge has been hit by a stun gun multiple times and tackled by federal authorities in a courtroom after his client was acquitted
8:08PM ( 8 hours ago )
The Latest: DH Santana set to move to left for Indians
The Indians will likely play designated hitter Carlos Santana in left field in Game 3 of the World Series
7:49PM ( 8 hours ago )
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Today's Survey Question
Do your children side with you in your presidential candidate preference?
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Roberts rockets to Senoia Ultimate Super Late Model win
After starting from the pole, Casey Roberts held off Shane Clanton to score the Ultimate Super Late Model Series victory Saturday night at Georgia’s Senoia Raceway.
By Track PR
2:00PM ( 3 days ago )
Detective says mother is not a suspect in hot car death case
A detective testified the mother of a toddler who died after being left in a hot SUV is not a suspect in her son's death.
By The Associated Press
9:06PM ( 1 day ago )