Georgia State News

Georgia State News

CDC says missing worker wasn’t passed over for a promotion

A month after an employee at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention disappeared, the federal agency says it hopes he’ll soon be found.

‘It had to stop there.’ Slain teen’s mom forgives suspects

Compelling news out of West Georgia.

Body found in Georgia river identified as missing woman

A woman whose body was discovered in a river near Atlanta has been identified as a person with autism who was reported missing last month, miles away.

Russian spy ship spotted off Coastal Georgia, again

Russian spy ship spotted off the coast of Georgia.

‘Rowdy inebriate’ backflips into woman at Georgia bar

A drunken man’s attempted backflip in a Georgia bar ended badly.

39 missing girls match description of body in Georgia river

The Georgia Center for Missing and Exploited Children says 39 missing girls match the description of a body found in the Yellow River last weekend.

10-year-old wounded in Georgia apartment shooting

10-year-old wounded in Georgia apartment shooting

‘Darknet’ market spokesman pleads guilty to federal charge

A man who worked as a spokesman for a “darknet” marketplace used for illegal online sales has pleaded guilty to a federal conspiracy charge in Atlanta.

Body in Georgia river thought to be teen-aged girl

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating the cause of death of a teen-aged girl whose body was pulled from a Georgia river last weekend.

Schools close, road flooded by water main break near Atlanta

A massive water main break sent water gushing into neighborhoods and flooded a major highway near Atlanta on Wednesday morning, forcing more than 100 schools to close and shutting down businesses miles away.