Connecticut's Shabazz Napier scores 22 points to lead the Huskies past Kentucky in Monday's national title game, giving UConn its fourth national championship.
A U.S. soldier shot dead three people and injured at least 16 on Wednesday before taking his own life at an Army base in Fort Hood, Texas.
Linda Walden, a 46-year-old grandmother, takes top prize in a Georgia Lottery scratch-off game
Linda Walden told lottery officials she doesn’t know how she will spend her $10 million prize.
U.S. marshals arrest Demonta Price, wanted in the slaying of Jameyt Spurlock
Marshals had been searching for Price since Jan. 6, locating the fugitive in Tallahassee.
The Lady Red Devils win their first girls state championship since 2000
Brandi Buie scores a game-high 19 points and leads the Randolph-Clay girls to a dominating victory against rival Mitchell County in Thursday’s Class A championship game.
Local County Commission, School Board qualifying ends at noon Friday
Melissa Strother will challenge Aaron Johnson for the Dougherty County School Board District 4 seat.
In a close vote, the board decides to not take action on breed-specific restrictions
Four commissioners vote to delay action on a pit bull ordinance.
The Dougherty County library branch was one of two that were closed for financial reasons
The Westtown Library branch will re-open Monday and maintain a 16-hours-per-week schedule that includes Saturdays.
Daniel Joel Archer and Candice Archer are wanted by Dougherty County and Albany authorities
Danile Joel Archer is wanted on a charge of giving false information to law enforcement and probation violation, while Candice Archer is wanted on four drug charges in Dougherty County and a count of deposit account fraud in Lee County.
The city of Albany has terminated its lease agreement with the Albany Panthers, but meetings between the team and city officials are planned this week with the hope that a deal will be reached to keep the team in Albany.
School evacuated to search for “fireworks-like” device.
Worth County High School was evacuated Tuesday as a precautionary measure.
Eighty-eight counties are covered in the emergency declaration
Georgia officials try to get out in front of events as a second winter storm in two weeks bears down upon metro Atlanta.
In a dominating performance from start to finish, the Seattle Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos, 43-8, to win Super Bowl XLVIII.
These are schools and organizations that will be closed or that will have reduced hours because of expected inclement weather Wednesday.
Missing fugitive caught without incident
Bobby Smith had been missing from the Albany Transitional Center since Nov. 17.