School Bus Catches Fire 1 Week After Inspection

HENRY COUNTY, Ga. — Henry County school officials said a bus that caught fire Monday morning — the first day of school — had passed a state inspection only a week earlier.

Bus Catches Fire On First Day Of School
The engine fire happened in a subdiv…

Hot Air Balloon Heist Uncovered Chop Shop

GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — Gwinnett police have made arrests in connection with a hot air balloon heist. They said their investigation resulted in 8 arrests and led them to a ring of thieves who they said stole cars, four-wheelers and more.The hot air bal…

It’s A Deal: Obama, Congress To Avert Default

WASHINGTON — Ending a perilous stalemate, President Barack Obama and congressional leaders announced historic agreement Sunday night on emergency legislation to avert the nation’s first-ever financial default. The dramatic resolution lifted a cloud th…

Ga. Tech Fan Claims Strip Search Over Sandwich

ATLANTA — A Georgia Tech football fan has filed a lawsuit after she says she was strip searched over a chicken sandwich.A federal lawsuit accuses Georgia Tech officers and its private security company of unlawful arrest and unlawful imprisonment, amon…

Son ‘Acting A Little Crazy’ After Shooting Mother

MARIETTA, Ga. — Police have arrested a young man after they say he shot and killed his mother inside their Marietta home.Investigators said the shooting happened late Saturday morning in a home off of Tritt Springs Trace.Shaun Simms, who lives nearby,…

Residents Reel As Husband Charged in Wife’s Death

WINDER, Ga. —
Mug shot of James Lynn from a previous arrest
The husband of a missing Winder woman has been charged with murder after her body was found in a well Friday afternoon.The autopsy on Tonya Lynn has been completed. The county coroner said …

Missing Woman’s Husband Charged With Murder

WINDER, Ga. — The husband of a missing Winder woman has been charged with murder.Channel 2 Action News learned James Lynn was officially charged with murder Saturday morning, after the Georgia Crime Lab confirmed a body found in a well Friday was that…