APS firing process could begin next week

Educators accused of cheating in Atlanta Public Schools could be notified as soon as next week of the district’s plans to fire them, Superintendent Erroll Davis said Friday.

Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run in Union City

A 29-year-old Atlanta woman was killed early Sunday in a hit-and-run accident in Union City. Latara Worthy was walking on South Fulton Parkway near Mason Road when a vehicle ran her over at about 3 a.m., according to Union City Police.