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THE LATEST: 1 killed, several injured after downtown chase, wreck One person is dead and several are injured after a man led state troopers on a high-speed chase thro…

WATCH: Thieves drive car into Loganville gun shop, steal firearms Police are looking for at least three men they say drove a stolen car into a Loganville gun shop Fri…

Chattooga Baseball to host State Playoff Series Chattooga Baseball will be hosting the first state playoff series next week since 2009. Chattooga will be the #2 seed and will host McNair in the first round. The Indians will play two games on Wednesday, April 24th and the "if game" will be on Thursday, April 25th.

Former Falcon Roddy White arrested on traffic charges in Gwinnett MORE: Falcons wide receiver Roddy White arrested. In other news:. Support real journalism. Support local journalism. Subscribe to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution today. See offers. Your subscription to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed.

MSN Money Calls Georgia Infrastructure '2nd Best in the Nation' Georgia's transportation infrastructure ranks second best in the nation among U.S. states, according to a report published by MSN Money. In the report titled, "States that are falling apart," Georgia ranks No. 49 overall, from best to worst based on upkeep, maintenance and highway expenses per driver.

Canadian Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for Committing Act of Terrorism Transcending National Boundaries and Other Offenses "Ftouhi came to the United States to kill American police officers, and then brutally attacked an airport police officer in Flint," said Assistant Attorney General Demers.

Southeast Georgia Road Work Scheduled April 20-27 Major projects of interest that will likely impact traffic are listed below. All work subject to change due to weather or other factors. Motorists are cautioned to reduce their speed while traveling through work zones, pay attention and watch for workers.

United States Wins Dispute Finding China's Administration of Grain Tariff-Rate Quotas Breaches WTO Commitments This panel report is the second significant victory for U.S. agriculture this year, and, together with the victory against China's excessive domestic support for grains, will help American farmers compete on a more level playing field.

McAleenan: Nonpartisan Committee Report Recommendations Essential to Securing Our Border, Safety and Welfare of Migrant Children "The unprecedented surge in unaccompanied children and family unit migration is overwhelming our ability to provide humanitarian aid within our immigration system.

Two Sentenced for Victimizing Many Across the Nation In handing down the sentences, Judge Hittner noted the defendants ruined the lives of many across the nation in taking or attempting to take large sums of money from approximately 45 victims.

VA ensures Veterans have same-day access to emergency mental health care "Providing same-day 24/7 access to mental health crisis intervention and support for Veterans, service members and their families is our top clinical priority," said VA Secretary Robert Wilkie.

Georgia Joins 17-State Coalition to Support New WOTUS Rule that Eases Burden on Farmers, Landowners The coalition believes the new rule will correct flaws in the 2015 regulation, which extended authority of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers far beyond what Congress intended and the Constitution permits.

Forsyth County rockers Jive Revival are celebrating their debut album with a free concert; here's where Local rockers Jive Revival have played more than a few shows at Cherry Street Brewing Co-op but they swear their next one is going to be something special. On Saturday, April 26, at 7 p.m., the four-piece band will release their debut, self-titled album at Cherry Street with a free show.

The latest Your Pie pizza restaurant in Forsyth County comes courtesy of brothers, S. Forsyth High graduates After games at South Forsyth Middle School, brothers Jacob and Justin Patterson would often head to Lanier Crossing with friends and family for some pizza at Stevie B's Pizza Buffet, which was later replaced by Cicis Pizza. "Have fond memories of the arcade room… coming with a full group of friends," Jacob said.

Two men arrested in shooting death of journalist Lyra McKee, police say Two teenagers were arrested in connection with the shooting death of journalist Lyra McKee, the and nbsp…

Adopt’ a duck to raise money for school system and possibly win $10,000 Do you want to make a big splash in a small pond, while entering to win a $10,000 prize? Well, with the inaugural Duck Dive event, soon to be hosted by the Forsyth County Education Foundation, you can raise money for a good cause while standing to win some money for yourself.

Milton man indicted for Forsyth County forgery accusations A Milton man has been formally charged in connection with a series of allegedly forged, local land titles that were investigated by the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office in 2018.

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.

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