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File photo of S. Truett Cathy at the Chick-Fil-A Bowl on Dec. 31st, 2009. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Thousands Attend Chick-Fil-A Owner’s Funeral

S. Truett Cathy’s $6 billion fortune put him on the yearly Forbes magazine list of the wealthiest Americans.

09/10/2014

File photo of a hallway in a hospital. (Photo by PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Boy Shot During Field Day Games, Hospitalized

An elementary school student in suburban Atlanta was shot in the head during field day activities and has been hospitalized.

05/13/2014

File photo of a police cruiser with its lights on. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Ex-Ga. Police Officer Admits To Drug Conspiracy

Federal prosecutors say an ex-police officer has pleaded guilty to conspiring to deliver more than five kilograms of cocaine.

01/22/2014

Courtesy of Sonny Kennedy

Injuries Not Affecting Collins Hill

By Fletcher Proctor Score Atlanta Last week Collins Hill lost Brett Sheehan to a right ankle injury and Friday the Eagles’ offense lost yet another piece when running back Tyler Henderson went down a broken collarbone after scoring an early touchdown. […]

92.9 The Game–11/05/2012

Photo by Jean Ross WAOK-AM

Child’s Death Under Investigation

CLAYTON COUNTY – (WAOK/AJC) –  Clayton county authorities are looking for clues at an apartment complex in Jonesboro,   to see if something there made four children sick,  Wednesday afternoon.   The child’s father called for help,   […]

WAOK-AM–07/11/2012

File photo of police tape (Photo by Barry Williams/Getty Images)

Clayton County Officer Shoots Burglary Suspect

JONESBORO – (WAOK/AJC)  –  A Clayton county officer is now on leave,  after he shot a burglary suspect Wednesday,   during what he said was a break in on Bonanza Church Road in Jonesboro.   […]

WAOK-AM–06/27/2012

http://www.news-daily.com/news/2012/jun/12/jonesboro-woman-accused-stabbing-killing-mother/

Too Much Truth Recap: Clayton County Woman Accused Of Stabbing Her Mother To Death

According to CbsAtlanta.com, CLAYTON COUNTY, GA (CBS ATLANTA) – A 24-year-old Clayton County woman is in jail, charged with stabbing her own mother to death. Police said Takeyia Guthridge and her mother were arguing at their […]

WAOK-AM–06/13/2012

http://www.blackinformant.com/commentary/yes-spanking-your-kid-can-be-a-good-thing

Too Much Truth Recap: Family Claims There 11 Year Old Was Spanked At School Until His Rear Was Black And Blue

According to the AJC.com, A family is complaining that their 11-year-old son was paddled excessively as punishment for fighting at his private school. “I don’t know how to explain it. So brutal,” Desmond Omigie told Channel […]

WAOK-AM–05/21/2012

File photo of police car. (credit: photo courtesy of Jean Ross WAOK-AM)

Man Denied Bond In Death Of Riverdale Mother

RIVERDALE, Ga. (AP) — A man accused of killing a Riverdale mother of two is in jail after a judge denied him bond. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that a judge refused to grant 27-year-old Nehemiah […]

WAOK-AM–01/30/2012

Demonstration of a person getting waterboarded. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Police: 2 Georgia Caregivers Waterboard 89-Year-Old Woman

Police charge two caregivers at a Jonesboro facility with waterboarding an 89-year-old woman.

11/18/2011

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