Georgia’s first lady, Sandra Deal, is expected to make a visit to the Atlanta Medical Center this week to discuss the importance of childhood immunizations.
Police say they have arrested a 20-year-old man in connection with a string of church burglaries in north Georgia.
Animal control officers say a 10-week-old kitten that was thrown off a bridge survived and is recovering at an animal shelter, and police seeking the person who tossed him.
An 11th person is planning to plead guilty in a dog-fighting investigation that stretched from Texas to Georgia .
Georgia Department of Public Health officials say a new state law makes it illegal to sell or distribute electronic cigarettes to anyone under 18.
Federal prison officials say an inmate has escaped from a minimum security work camp in Atlanta.
Federal prosecutors say a former minister has been sentenced to more than 12 years in prison in a check cashing scheme.
Police in suburban Atlanta say a couple accused of locking their son in the basement of their home for more than a year are facing criminal charges.
Police in Atlanta’s northwestern suburbs say the death of a 19-year-old man was caused when another man accidentally fired a handgun as both handled it in a way police described as recklessly.
A new arrest warrant says a Georgia man accused of leaving his son in an SUV on a hot day returned in the middle of the day to put something in the vehicle, where the child was strapped into a seat in the back.