Georgia News

Atlanta Community Food Bank Unveils World's Largest Non-Profit Food BankAtlanta has the largest non-profit food bank facility in the world. The Atlanta Community Food Bank opened it to the public for the first time on September 24, 2021.
Metro Atlanta 'Be Rich Campaign' Murals Inspire People To Give, Serve And LoveSeveral hundred people came together to support non-profits with eight inspirational murals. They joined a global generosity effort called the Be Rich Campaign, to give, serve and love.
Demetrius Hollins Sues Gwinnett Police, Former Chief And County In 2017 Brutality CaseDemetrius Hollins and his attorneys announced a civil suit filed against Gwinnett County, the former police chief and the officers who beat and stomped on his head during a traffic stop in 2017.
Attorneys Rush To Block Demolition Of Arrive Perimeter Apt. Building Following ExplosionAttorneys heard about plans to demolish the Arrive Perimeter apartment building that exploded last week, injuring at least four people. They sprung into action, filing an injunction before arriving at the scene on September 21, 2021.
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Hip Hop Artist Gunna, Goodr Partner To Open Grocery Store In Atlanta SchoolHip Hop Artist Gunna and Jasmine Crowe, the founder and CEO of Goodr, recently unveiled Gunna’s Drip Closet and Goodr Grocery Store inside Ronald McNair Middle School. It’s stocked with food items and clothes that will help about 900 students and families in need.

Offbeat

Florida Woman Places Herself & Baby Under Truck, Arrested For Child AbuseA mother in Lakeland was arrested Wednesday for placing herself and her 18-month-old baby under the tire of a semi-truck.
Florida Man Arrested At Lake Fannie Boat Ramp, Propositioning Undercover Officer To Engage In Lewd Sexual ActsTwo Florida Men were are behind bars after propositioning undercover detectives for lewd sexual acts at two different public parks. One of the men arrested is a registered sex offender. 
Florida Dice Game Turns Fatal, Deadly Force Deemed 'Lawful & Justified'The office of State Attorney Andrew Warren announced Tuesday that the use of deadly force against 21-year-old Zaike Barker following a dice game disagreement was lawful and justified.
Church Pastor & A Coach Among 79 Arrested In Sex-Trafficking StingWith large events such as WrestleMania, law enforcement sees opportunity. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Department plucked 79 men from the streets for violations related to human trafficking - among those arrested was a church pastor and a girls basketball coach.
St. Pete Woman Charged With Murdering Her Father In 2018The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office have arrested and charged a woman with murdering her father in 2018. The 46-year-old was also charged with Battery, resulting from an altercation with another woman during the arrest. 
Dashcam Footage Shows A Hit-And-Run Late Friday Evening In Ballast PointTampa Police are searching for a hit-and-run suspect that occurred late Friday evening on Gandy Boulevard.