The Department of Labor reports that businesses in Georgia owe their workers over $2.2 million.

Credit: https://www.thoughtco.com/definition-of-money-in-economics The U.S. Department of Labor serves as the guardian for workers nationwide. As per the Wage and Hour Division within the department, employees in every state may have unpaid wages owed by their employers. In the state of Georgia alone, the USDOL reported that over 7,000 individuals were collectively owed in excess of […]

Critical Accident Involving School Bus on Covington Highway, 4 Medically Evaluated

Credit: John Spink / John.Spink@ajc.com Recently, an accident occurred in Dekalb County on Covington Highway involving a school bus and an SUV, which resulted in two adults and two students being medically evaluated. This unfortunate event highlights the significance of being vigilant and safe on roads and prompted an emergency response to ensure the well-being […]

New technology tackles concussion threat for football players

The maker of Guardian Caps says they reduce the impact of hits on the football field by 33 percent. NORCROSS, Ga. – High school football players across Georgia are gearing up for a new season, and some of them will hit the field with new technology designed to protect them from concussions. Some would argue […]

Car dealer faces charges after complaints

Cartersville police say Terry Spruell, 64, took money from numerous customers, but didn’t give them the vehicle titles. CARTERSVILLE, Ga. –Cartersville police are looking for a car dealer they say took money from both investors and customers of his dealership, but didn’t make good on payments or titles for the vehicles. North Georgia Financing is […]

Cory Monteith, star of hit show ‘Glee,’ found dead

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) – Cory Monteith, the heartthrob actor who became an overnight star as a high school quarterback-turned-singer in the hit TV series “Glee” but had battled addiction since his teenage years, was found dead of undisclosed causes in a hotel room, Vancouver police said. He was 31. Police said Sunday that an […]

Police release photos of suspect in Kroger shooting

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. –DeKalb County police have released photos of a man they believe is responsible for shooting a 2-year-old child outside of a Kroger store on Wednesday.  The search continues for the suspect, and investigators are asking for help from the public in finding him. At a news conference on Thursday morning, authorities said […]