Georgia State News

Georgia State News

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.

Sheriff: 2 men hurt by gunshots in Georgia nightclub fight

Authorities say two men have been shot during a fight at a Georgia nightclub.

Georgia high court tosses gag order in slain teacher case

Georgia’s highest court tossed out a gag order in the high-profile case of a slain high school teacher and former beauty pageant contestant whose mysterious disappearance more than 12 years ago drew “significant media interest.”

GDOT Commissioner Receives Award for ‘Engineering Influence’

The award comes “in recognition of his exceptional leadership and management of the department’s response to the Interstate 85 fire and bridge collapse” last year.  

GA Dept. of Corrections Touts ‘Girl Scouts Beyond Bars’

The program allows offenders the opportunity to participate in Girl Scouts Beyond Bars.

Police, friends start new search for missing CDC worker

Police and friends have started a new search for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention researcher who disappeared more than three weeks ago.

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. 

Georgia DOT Receives Two GOHS Grants to Aid in Crash Data Analysis

Both grants are for softward for analysis.

Georgia college students hurt in Virginia bus crash

The driver, 59-year-old Willie Walker, of Carrollton, Georgia, was also charged with possession of marijuana

Remembering a Georgia city’s 1st black officer

This quiet and caring man did not go to any police academy — there wasn’t one — so any training was received on the job.