Fair-housing advocates said Wednesday the state’s home building industry should do more to meet the needs of older and disabled residents with features such as wider doorways and entry ways with no steps.
Senior officials at the Fulton County Jail called in the FBI last year and disclosed their suspicions that jailers were smuggling cellphones, cigarettes and drugs into the detention center.
One man was shot early Sunday morning following a tussle that started with an inquiry about buying marijuana.
Three juveniles were taken into custody by Atlanta police Saturday for allegedly snatching an iPhone from a Salvation Army volunteer at Lenox Square mall.
For many metro Atlantans, Thanksgiving Day was a chance to run, shop and gobble. Thousands started the holiday early Thursday morning at Turner Field for a run through the central city.
A cracked windshield led to the seizure of 15 pounds of marijuana and $5,000 in cash, police said, during a crackdown on Atlanta motorists.
Fulton County police say they discovered a marijuana grow house Friday in an upscale neighborhood in southwest Atlanta.
Georgia State University received a nearly $5 million grant to provide college scholarships to Latino students and provide them with internships, mentors and other support to help them become community leaders.
The man accused of killing one woman and wounding two others in a Midtown shooting spree pleaded not guilty to all charges of an 11-count indictment.
Frustrated parents at Westlake High School in southwest Fulton County just want their money back after the school’s former PTA president allegedly stole money collected for a senior trip, Channel 2 Action News reports.