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Police investigating fatal shooting in DeKalb A person was shot and killed in DeKalb County on Friday evening, police confirmed.
Forsyth County limits short-term rentals to agriculturally-zoned areas In the end, not even Forsyth County Commissioners could agree to new rules for short-term rentals in the county.
SATURDAY’S WEATHER-TRAFFIC: Chilly morning, breezy day on tap North Georgia had been enjoying a warm, beautiful and mostly rain-free week, but Friday’s seve…
Chevrolet dealership in Griffin floods during storms A Spalding County car dealership looked more like a marina Friday morning when the lot flooded, subm…
Boil Water Advisory in effect for some Clarkesville water customers - Now Habersham The City of Clarkesville has issued a Boil Water Advisory for its water customers in the area of Bill Ramsey Road, Trotter Road, and Alec Mountain Road. Public Works crews believe they have located and isolated a leak in a water line that caused an outage in those areas earlier today.
High Elevation Snow Possible Early Saturday - Now Habersham A roller coaster two days is about to take place in the weather across Northeast Georgia. With the severe storms and heavy rain finally moving out of our area, all eyes now turn towards the next big weather event across the region.
Jared Hosmer named Interim Superintendent The Chattooga County Board of Education unanimously voted to appoint Jared Hosmer as interim superintendent. Hosmer will take the helm when retiring Superintendent Jimmy Lenderman leaves on April 30, 2019.
WEED DAY: Illegal or not, marijuana holiday hits metro Atlanta Recreational marijuana isn't legal in Georgia, but Georgians can still celebrate 'Weed Day' — also called '420' because it falls annually on April 20.
Newnan teen accused of stabbing, killing her mother A Newnan teenager is facing murder charges after allegedly stabbing and killing her mother Thursday…
Firefighters rescue man after large tree crushes box truck in Atlanta Firefighters were able to rescue a man trapped in a box truck after a large oak tree fell on it in n…
Some flooding in White County following steady rain - Now Habersham Following 3.58 inches of rain since midnight Thursday night, several areas of White County are experiencing flooding. White County 9-1-1 dispatch reports flooding on Dean Mountain Road, Roy Powers Road, Airport Road. USGS webcam in downtown Helen shows the Chattahoochee River was overflowing it's.
EASTER WEEKEND: Chilly for sunrise services, but nice in time for egg hunts "Breezy and cool weather to start off the weekend." Temperatures will be well below average for the first half of Easter weekend, which typically sees afternoon highs in the low to mid-70s. Monahan said metro Atlanta will reach the upper 50s on Saturday, but the mountains won't get out of the 40s.
Protests continue over mold, conditions at DeKalb County jail She said current and former inmates and their families have provided information about deteriorating conditions at the 24-year-old jail, and the Sheriff's Office has been slow to respond. "They've been very dodgey about all the questions," Dudukovich said.
BREAKING: 5 sentenced for killing police witness, leaving body at MARTA station Lockett was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole while Clark received two consecutive life sentences plus five years, Fulton County District Attorney's Office spokesman Chris Hopper said. Green was sentenced to life plus three years, and Rooks and Gibson each received life sentences.
Torrential rain floods area roads - Now Habersham Public safety officials are urging drivers to steer clear of flooded roadways in the wake of today's torrential rainstorms. In Commerce, flooding shut down traffic on US 441 near the Tanger Outlet Malls this morning as water rushed over the roadway. The same thing happened in Baldwin at the railroad underpass on Airport Road.
NEW: Man leads police on 140-mph chase, crosses Downtown Connector on foot Police are searching for a driver they say led them on a chase down I-75 at speeds of at least 140 m…
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4 Forsyth County firefighters injured during storm response Four Forsyth County firefighters were injured Friday morning while responding to calls during severe…
Smith: No touchdown but we did have rotation - Now Habersham Tornado sirens woke up people across Habersham this morning. Others were awakened by alerts on their cell phones and weather radios. Emergency commands to "Take shelter now" made for a rude awakening on this Good Friday. Haleigh Bridges lives off Camp Creek Road.
Forsyth sets hearing on partial lifting of moratorium Forsyth County has set a public hearing in May on a possible exemption to a development moratorium t…
New features join Alpharetta's Food Truck Alley New this year for the Alpharetta Food Truck Alley, a weekly food truck event, will be the participat…
LIVE UPDATES: Another wave of severe weather moving across the Eastside UPDATE : Another wave of severe weather is moving across the Eastside. A new severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for Rockdale, Newton, Walton, Oconee and Morgan counties until 9:15 a.m. Just after 8:30 a.m., the National Weather Service located a severe thunderstorm near Covington that was moving northeast.
Like Milton? City asks residents to take survey Milton residents again are asked to participate in a National Citizen Survey to gauge resident satis…
Four firefighters injured in wreck, fire Four Forsyth County firefighters are being treated at North Fulton Hospital after a fire and related traffic accident this morning. Division Chief Jason Shivers said three firefighters were on engine 6 when it overturned on Shiloh Road. "Road conditions were extremely hazardous, with heavy rain, wind and lightning," said Shivers.
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