Georgia State News

Georgia State News

‘Rowdy inebriate’ backflips into woman at Georgia bar

A drunken man’s attempted backflip in a Georgia bar ended badly.

39 missing girls match description of body in Georgia river

The Georgia Center for Missing and Exploited Children says 39 missing girls match the description of a body found in the Yellow River last weekend.

10-year-old wounded in Georgia apartment shooting

10-year-old wounded in Georgia apartment shooting

‘Darknet’ market spokesman pleads guilty to federal charge

A man who worked as a spokesman for a “darknet” marketplace used for illegal online sales has pleaded guilty to a federal conspiracy charge in Atlanta.

Body in Georgia river thought to be teen-aged girl

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating the cause of death of a teen-aged girl whose body was pulled from a Georgia river last weekend.

Schools close, road flooded by water main break near Atlanta

A massive water main break sent water gushing into neighborhoods and flooded a major highway near Atlanta on Wednesday morning, forcing more than 100 schools to close and shutting down businesses miles away.

Feds: Ghostface Gangsters arrested, most already jailed

Nearly two dozen members of the Ghostface Gangsters prison gang, including some key leaders, have been arrested on federal charges after a lengthy investigation into the often gruesome crimes committed on behalf of the gang, federal prosecutors say.

Georgia deputies kill man, later learn he had pellet gun

Georgia deputies kill man, later learn he had pellet gun

Sheriff: 2 men hurt by gunshots in Georgia nightclub fight

Authorities say two men have been shot during a fight at a Georgia nightclub.

Georgia lawmakers propose studying school security needs

Georgia lawmakers want to examine how to make schools safer.