Georgia State News

Georgia State News

Judge postpones trial of woman charged with leaking secrets

A federal judge has postponed the trial of a woman charged with leaking U.S. secrets to a news outlet.

Young Atlanta boy found wandering in freezing weather

Police say a young boy was found wandering around an Atlanta neighborhood in freezing weather.

GDOC Canine Handler Named Beyond the Call Award Recipient

On March 1, a Canine Handler/Trainer with the Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC), Jamey Jordan, was named the Beyond the Call award recipient for...

1 sought, 23 arrested in Georgia drug trafficking ring bust

More than 20 people have been arrested in connection to a Georgia drug trafficking ring.

Georgia deputies kill man, later learn he had pellet gun

Georgia deputies kill man, later learn he had pellet gun

Georgia county working to hire Spanish-speaking poll workers

One of Georgia’s largest counties is trying to hire hundreds of Spanish-speaking poll workers for upcoming elections. Gwinnett County Elections Director Lynn Ledford says she...

Police: Missing girl found, man who took her kills himself

Police say a 14-year-old girl who went missing from a Maine foster home has been found safe in Georgia.

GDOT Commissioner Receives Award for ‘Engineering Influence’

The award comes “in recognition of his exceptional leadership and management of the department’s response to the Interstate 85 fire and bridge collapse” last year.  

Sheriff: 2 men hurt by gunshots in Georgia nightclub fight

Authorities say two men have been shot during a fight at a Georgia nightclub.

Georgia lawmakers propose studying school security needs

Georgia lawmakers want to examine how to make schools safer.