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Georgia State News

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.

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. 

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

Compelling news out of West Georgia.

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.

King’s daughter speaks out on school shooting

King plans to join school shooting survivors during the March for Our Lives in Washington next month.

New execution date set for Georgia’s ‘stocking strangler’

A man known as the “stocking strangler,” who was convicted of raping and choking to death three women four decades ago, is set for...

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...

Young Atlanta boy found wandering in freezing weather

Police say a young boy was found wandering around an Atlanta neighborhood in freezing weather.

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.

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...