Georgia State News

Georgia State News

Schools close, road flooded by water main break near Atlanta

A massive water main break sent water gushing into neighborhoods and flooded a major highway near Atlanta on Wednesday morning, forcing more than 100 schools to close and shutting down businesses miles away.

‘It had to stop there.’ Slain teen’s mom forgives suspects

Compelling news out of West Georgia.

City of Atlanta computer network hit by ransomware attack

Officials say the city of Atlanta’s computer network has been the victim of a ransomware cyberattack.

Falcons agree to 3-year extension with veteran kicker Bryant

The Falcons announced the agreement before Bryant could become a free agent on March 14.

Delta tax break at stake in spat with Georgia GOP over NRA

One of Georgia’s largest employers is taking heat from Republican officials for a business decision to cut ties with the National Rifle Association. Threats from...

Georgia man arrested for stealing from night deposit boxes

Georgia man arrested in Lousiana for stealing from night deposit boxes

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...

Freshly Updated for 2018: Georgia Fishing Prospects

Need fishing tips for Georgia reservoirs and rivers? Look no further than the updated 2018 fishing prospects on the WRD website. 

Ex-Hawks employee sues, claims discrimination against whites

A former Atlanta Hawks employee is accusing the professional basketball club of discriminating against white people and firing her after she complained. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Margo...

Georgia lawmakers propose studying school security needs

Georgia lawmakers want to examine how to make schools safer.