Three Murray County, Ga., men are in jail and charged in connection with the stabbing death of a 39-year-old man over the holiday weekend.
Three men have been charged in connection with the stabbing death of a Murray County, Ga., man.
RINGGOLD, Ga. — From the kitchen, women clustered in groups pull pots from boxes and place white china with gold trim into neat piles.
A Bradley County teacher has pleaded not guilty after being indicted on allegations that she had an inappropriate relationship with a 15-year-old male former student.
Prosecutors believe a woman who sat on a jury for a Chattooga County, Ga., man's murder trial last week knew the accused killer and could have influenced the hung jury.
Prosecutors say a Dawnville, Ga., man who was recently indicted on charges that he butchered his wife and beat her grandfather to death is eligible for the death penalty.
A Dawnville, Ga., man has been indicted on two counts of malice murder in the May slayings of his wife and her grandfather at their home.
Northwest Georgia lawmakers received tickets to football games, rounds of golf and hundreds of dollars in dinners and trips from area lobbyists this year.
A Georgia lawmaker wants to limit the power of law officers to seize cash, cars, homes and other property from people who are under suspicion of criminal wrongdoing.
A former Chatsworth, Ga., police detective wants to be heard on why he was fired twice, first on allegations of inappropriate contact and then for budget cuts.
A Trion, Ga., police investigator wants Chattooga County to revamp how it monitors pawnshops after he tried to look through an owner's records and was refused when the man called the sheriff.
DALTON, Ga. -- The men in masks and oxygen tanks dropped the ladder into the hole and shimmied down toward the beeping alarm.
DALTON, Ga. -- Seven years after officials proposed expanding its science department, Dalton State College broke ground Monday on a three-story, 58,000-square-foot science building.
RINGGOLD, Ga. — Two months before Catoosa County Sheriff Phil Summers retires, the final steps are complete for the agency to meet national accreditation standards for how officers investigate crimes — and their own when a complaint is made.
A 68-year-old Ringgold, Ga., man has been charged with molesting one of his relatives for the last three years.
A Catoosa County, Ga., sheriff's deputy fired nine months ago was arrested Thursday, accused of having oral sex with a 16-year-old girl and taking sexual photos of her.
In January, Murray County, Ga., will have a new sheriff, new sole-commissioner and new clerk of court — changes the newly elected officials say will improve professionalism and transparency in government.
A former Catoosa County sheriff’s office deputy has been indicted on 13 sexual child abuse-related charges involving one girl, records show.
Ray Cross, the Republican candidate for Dade County sheriff, defeated former Sheriff Philip Street on Tuesday by about 10 percent of votes cast.
Republican candidate John Deffenbaugh captured the Georgia House District 1 seat with double the votes of Democratic candidate Tom McMahan.
A 22-year-old female drag-race driver likely won't be charged after running over a man at a race track near Ringgold, Ga.
Police are investigating how a 53-year-old man was killed at a drag race Saturday night in Ringgold.
One of the first tasks for newly appointed Murray County Judicial Circuit Chief Magistrate L. Gale Buckner is finding out why a box of pending cases was left in the office of the former judge, who resigned under investigation.
CHATSWORTH, Ga. — At the end of her career with the state, L. Gale Buckner was sworn in Thursday in her home town as the next chief magistrate.
A Dalton teacher has filed a lawsuit against Gov. Nathan Deal, accusing officials of using misleading language on the charter school amendment on the ballot days before early voting ends.
Six Georgia schools, including Chickamauga Elementary, Tunnel Hill Elementary and two Dalton elementaries, were among the highest-performing schools in the state on test exams.
TUNNEL HILL, Ga. -- When 15-year-old Seth Hutchinson was given a class assignment to create an animated PowerPoint presentation geared toward kindergartners, he thought it would be easy.
Dade County, Ga., officials are debating how much bail money local bonding companies owe for suspects who skirted court and whether the county is out nearly $250,000.
Police have been able to trace two Fred's store armed robberies in separate states to a disgruntled former Fred's employee from Fort Payne, Ala., who may have been trying to get back at the company that fired him.
A Varnell, Ga., police officer who was speeding when his cruiser slammed into the side of a 70-year-old newspaper carrier's car has been charged in the man's death.
A former police officer who was involved in a high-speed crash that killed a 70-year-old newspaper carrier was indicted today on a charge of homicide by vehicle in the first degree.
RINGGOLD, Ga. — As Police Chief Dan Bilbrey peers through the bulletproof windshield of the black and white Humvee on Wednesday afternoon, cars slow and people stare at the word "POLICE" freshly painted on the hood.
A Lafayette, Ga., man remains in critical condition at Erlanger hospital after his estranged wife was accused of stabbing him in the stomach and back with a steak knife.
DALTON, Ga. -- As parents, students and teachers filled the courtyard that showcased the towering windows and grand hallways of the newly built middle school, 15-year-old Gage Moss stepped up to the microphone.
Several North Georgia sheriff races are heating up — and in Dade County one candidate's bankruptcy records have spawned a contentious debate.
DALTON, Ga. — Olga Trujillo will never forget what her neighbor told her when she was 5 years old and the older woman saw the bruises on her body and dark circles under her eyes.
A Whitfield County, Ga., deputy is under investigation after shooting a man the deputy said tried to run him over with a truck to avoid arrest.
A Ringgold man was indicted on multiple murder charges, accused of beating his girlfriend to death.
A Dalton, Ga., attorney who two years ago accused the City Court of illegally supervising people on probation is being reprimanded for a conflict of interest.
Two former pharmacists in Chatsworth, Ga., and a suspended Dalton High School bus driver will head to court next week, accused of stealing and reselling oxycodone.
Chattooga County, Ga., officials have refused to take furlough days that Sole Commissioner Jason Winters implemented to curb overspending in his $10 million budget through the end of the year.
In the second debate between state Senate Democratic nominee Andraé McGary and his Republican opponent Todd Gardenhire, the men highlighted their differences in fixing failing schools and creating more local jobs.
For nearly a week, a mother bear and her two cubs roamed the streets of Chatsworth, Ga. They dug through garbage cans for scraps and lay down on fresh-cut lawns or in backyards.
Ramiro Loa, a Dalton grocery store owner, received a phone call Tuesday and was told that if he didn't pay his $600 power bill in 30 minutes, the electricity would be shut off.
Several Murray County sheriff's officers were bused from Chatsworth to Atlanta on Tuesday to testify before a federal grand jury on allegations against a former chief magistrate and two officers within their department, sources confirmed.
Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office cruisers are racking up the miles, and this year’s budget won’t pay for replacements. So authorities are looking at whether they can lease vehicles for the patrol.
A federal grand jury is hearing testimony today from witnesses about the allegations against former Murray County Chief Magistrate Bryant Cochran, sources close to the case said this morning.
RINGGOLD, Ga. — After Carmen Webb's daddy died in the spring of 2009, she kicked her front door so hard that the frame broke.
RINGGOLD, Ga. -- After years, Carmen Webb had forgiven her father, Jimmy Cardin, for what he did to her.
In 1979, Ernest Harrell Hulsey was found dead, shot in the chest inside the garage at his used car lot.