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...

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.

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.

Grant opportunities to increase internet service in rural areas

USDA is seeking applications from rural communities to increase internet capacity

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

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

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...

Fins up! Georgia Aquarium to create shark habitat in Atlanta

The Georgia Aquarium has announced it’s adding a new shark exhibit.

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...