Ga. Woman Accused Of Stealing Stepfather’s Estate

BURLINGTON, N.C. — A Georgia woman has been charged with taking more than $49,000 from an equity line linked to her stepfather’s estate in North Carolina.The Times-News of Burlington reported 49-year-old Melissa Dawn Ruffell of Kingsland, Ga., has bee…

3 Killed, 3 Injured In Hall County Crash

HALL COUNTY, Ga. — Three people were killed and three others were injured in a car crash in Hall County on Wednesday.The crash happened just before 3:30 p.m. on Clarks Bridge Road near Honeysuckle Road in Gainesville.Authorities told Channel 2’s John…

Sources: Grady Hospital CEO To Step Down

ATLANTA — The man who has led Grady Memorial Hospital through its first years as a private corporation will announce on Thursday that he is leaving, Channel 2 Action News has learned.Three well-placed sources have confirmed to Channel 2’s Richard Belc…

Mayor, Council Battle Over Transportation Wish List

ATLANTA — Atlanta’s mayor and city council appeared to have much different opinions about a list of transportation projects that will be submitted to the state before a critical tax referendum.Mayor Kasim Reed presented the nearly $7 billion wish lis…

Police Believe Slain Pastor Knew Killer

ATLANTA — An associate pastor was found shot to death Monday at his office on Cascade Road. Atlanta police said they believe he knew his killer.The victim, identified as Derek Moses, had multiple gunshot wounds to the head, Atlanta police investigator…

Slain Officer Laid To Rest

ATHENS, Ga. — Sunday afternoon hundreds of police officers lined the way as the casket carrying Officer Buddy Christian passed by, with his grieving family following close behind.The Athens-Clarke County police officer was shot and killed Tuesday.Chan…

Police: Woman Shot With Infant In House

COLLEGE PARK, Ga. — Police told Channel 2 Action News a 21-year-old woman is dead after being shot while her infant child was in the home.It happened around 9:30 a.m. at an apartment complex in the 3400 block of Almand Drive in College Park.Police sai…

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…