Crews Continue To Fight Wildfires In Southeast Ga.

ATLANTA — Thunderstorms rumbled through southeastern Georgia but provided only scattered rain to help crews working around the clock to battle wildfires.Georgia Forestry Commission spokesman Eric Mosley said Sunday that the storms were accompanied by …

Second Round Of Severe Weather In North Georgia

ATLANTA — Severe storms left hail and damage across Meriwether, Upson, Coweta, Talbot and Harris counties but more wind and rain was expected in metro Atlanta and north Georgia through Sunday morning.Residents reported some minor damage from high wind…

Police Shooting Suspect Behind Bars

ATHENS, Ga. — The man accused of shooting and killing a police officer is now behind bars after surrendering to police on live television.Jamie Hood, 33, walked out with several other people he had held hostage late Friday night during Channel 2 Actio…

Trooper Widow Expresses Sympathy For Family Of Murdered Officer

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — Keisha LeCroy knows from experience the anguish of losing a loved one in the line of duty.Her husband, Georgia State Trooper Chad LeCroy, was shot to death following a traffic stop last December.She says her heart goes out to the …

Police: Teens On Joyride Slam Into House

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — Police said teenagers on a joyride slammed a car into a house early Friday morning.Authorities said they were able to catch the 14-year-old driver after the crash on Singer Way in DeKalb County.The woman who lives next door to the…

Firefighters Battle Blaze At Business Across From Fire Station

NORCROSS, Ga. — Gwinnett County firefighters battled a fire at an office building in the Norcross area Friday morning. Gwinnett fire Capt. Tommy Rutledge said fire crews found heavy smoke and flames coming from the two-story office building near Pe…