Georgia State News

Georgia State News

Georgia man arrested for stealing from night deposit boxes

Georgia man arrested in Lousiana for stealing from night deposit boxes

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...

Horsepower: Horses seen traveling down highway in Georgia

 Several horses traveled down a highway in Georgia and motorist had to hold their horses.

Prison officials say Georgia inmate died after fight

Georgia prison officials are investigating after they say an inmate died after a fight with another inmate. The Georgia Department of Corrections said in a...

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...

Georgia Dept. of Corrections Gets New Mental Health Director

Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC) Commissioner Gregory C. Dozier announced the promotion of Dr. Javel Jackson, to statewide Mental Health Director, effective March 16,...

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...

Parking spot fight leaves 1 jailed, another on life support

An Alabama man accused of severely beating a Georgia man in a dispute over a handicapped parking spot has been charged with aggravated battery.

1 sought, 23 arrested in Georgia drug trafficking ring bust

More than 20 people have been arrested in connection to a Georgia drug trafficking ring.

Man charged with murder for fatal shooting at Georgia party

A man has been charged with murder and other crimes at a Georgia house party shooting.