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Fulton Elections Chief Jailed On Revoked Probation

The top elections official for Fulton County is in jail after authorities revoked his probation for a 2009 drunken-driving conviction.

09/20/2012

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Holiday Crackdown On Drunk Driving

ATLANTA (AP) — Police officers, sheriff’s deputies and state troopers across Georgia are launching a statewide crackdown on drunken driving through upcoming the Fourth of July holiday. The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety says its […]

WAOK-AM–06/22/2012

SPO Gail Thomas

Jury Indicts Driver In Police Officer’s Death

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – A Fulton County grand jury has indicted a 22-year-old woman with vehicular homicide and other charges in the crash that claimed the life of an Atlanta police officer. The grand jury indicted […]

02/07/2012

SPO Gail Thomas

Funeral Services Set For APD Officer

ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)-Funeral services will be held Monday for Atlanta Police Senior Officer Gail Thomas. Thomas, died late Thursday after being struck by a vehicle driven by a  suspected drunken driver as she exited her patrol car […]

WAOK-AM–01/28/2012

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Extra Help Getting Home Over The Holiday

TAMPA, Fla. (WAOK/AAA) -If you need help getting home after celebrating over the holiday,  AAA and Budweiser will help with the Tow to Go program. Tow to Go has safely removed more than 16,000 drunk […]

WAOK-AM–12/27/2011

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Doraville Police Officer Suspended After DUI Arrest

Doraville (WAOK)-An off-duty Doraville police officer was suspended after investigators say he got into an accident while allegedly driving drunk. Officer Kasey Lindsey, 29, was booked into the Dekalb County Jail over the weekend when […]

WAOK-AM–10/13/2011

Candy Sales Prove To Be Recession Proof As Sales Rise

Parent Alert: Check the Gummi Bears

ATLANTA (WAOK)-It’s one of the most popular candies on the market and a favorite of young children and teens — gummi bears. Now a lot of teens are using them to get a buzz by […]

WAOK-AM–10/11/2011

Shoppers Scurry For Last-Minute Christmas Purchases

Should She Have Been Charged?

The Redding News Review investigates the case of a Cobb County mother whose worse nightmare has come true. Redding talks to Attorney Roy Miller  about Raquel Nelson who was found guilty of negligence after jaywalking lead […]

WAOK-AM–07/25/2011

Keeping You Safe

If you plan to go out and party this holiday, Budweiser and Triple A will make sure you get back home safely.

12/23/2010

Evans Out as AD

Damon Evans has officially resigned as the Athletic Director of the University of Georgia.

07/03/2010

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