The daughter of a Walker County Sheriff's Office detective allegedly admitted last week to selling pounds of marijuana.
LaFAYETTE, Ga. -- Daniel Chad Marks' family says he came to visit around 9 p.m. Monday. They say he brought a woman with him, and some gifts.
The supervising officer of East Ridge's animal services department has been suspended with pay after getting arrested Sunday morning.
A Georgia lawmaker wants to require that bicyclists in the state have to pay for a license and registration.
Police say a Walker County, Ga., man asked a 13-year-old girl on Facebook if she wanted to have sex.
After an eight-month vacancy, someone has finally agreed to become city manager in East Ridge.
CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- As police closed in near the lumber section of a Lowe's store on Wednesday night, officers told Avery Earl Shelton Jr. to drop his weapon. He refused. He yelled at the officers.
Gilmer County, Ga., Sheriff Stacy Nicholson got an unexpected call the morning of Sept. 3. It was around 11, and it was a friend on the line, and his friend had seen something disturbing on Facebook. Someone needed to check on County Commissioner Randy Bell, the friend said.
On the evening of Sept. 3, Sara Edwards heard a knock on the door. She opened it and found Charles Richard Davis Jr., a man who was staying at a nearby house.
East Ridge may soon have a city manager again, finally.
CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- Patricia Daugherty visited Sunset Memorial Gardens about six months ago, and she didn't like what she saw.
A case against a Ringgold, Ga., woman accused of fabricating evidence against a Heritage High School assistant principal has been continued.
Be all you can be, so long as we can't see.
In the middle of a police chase Tuesday afternoon, a Murray County Sheriff's Office sergeant pulled out his gun, aimed it at a car he says was rushing toward him, and pulled the trigger.
A Rossville man was arrested Monday night after he left a baby inside his van while shopping for groceries, police said.
After the Battle of Chickamauga, the second-bloodiest battle of the Civil War, about half a dozen soldiers lingered. They stayed behind to scrub from the field the remnants of war.
Violent crime in Alabama was up last year compared with 2011. But how much higher was it?
At Centertown Elementary School in McMinnville, Tenn., Michael David Droese was a hulking figure, someone to look up to. The special education teacher holds the frame -- 6 feet, 6 inches and 340 pounds -- of a man with a famous past.
The future of four court cases that could cost most Fort Oglethorpe councilmen their jobs is up in the air.
A Hamilton County grand jury has indicted a local teenager on three counts of child rape.
Cierra Nicole Jachimiak does not know why she had to give the clerk $700. Not exactly.
The Southern Center for Human Rights has launched an investigation into the Chattooga County, Ga., State Court system.
SUMMERVILLE, Ga. — The Chattooga County State Court judge has announced that he no longer will take defendants' money for "court costs" in cases that are not being tried, an illegal practice that admittedly he has been doing for years.
Lookout Mountain, Ga., police Chief Todd Gann stood outside a house on Wood Nymph Trail on the afternoon of Aug. 28. On the driveway, he found a white Chevrolet Impala with the trunk popped open. And inside, he would find shards of glass, shattered next to the back door.
An East Ridge police officer accused the staff at Superior Creek Lodge of trying to cover up a shooting at the motel last month, but the business owner disputes his account.
A national group appointed by the president says that Georgia schools are not properly prepared for disasters, something local education officials dispute.
A Gordon County, Ga., deputy said he spotted a suspicious car Thursday night on Interstate 75. As it turned out, the teenage driver was wanted in Hamilton County on a charge of attempted murder.
A man wanted for attempted murder in Hamilton County was arrested Thursday night after a high-speed chase in Georgia.
Last November, Randy Bell prepared to start an exciting new chapter in his life.
A Franklin County, Tenn., middle school counselor, ex-wife of a sergeant in the sheriff's office, has been suspended with pay amid allegations that she kept a methamphetamine lab in her garage.
Happy birthday. Here's your meth.
A Cowan, Tenn., man was arrested after investigators say he posted a picture of naked children on Pinterest.
As Medra Justis sat in court Monday morning, she waited for a show. She didn't know what to expect, exactly -- perhaps something dramatic, something ripped straight from a TV script.
Maybe she's just not that into him.
A gun went off inside a Cleveland, Tenn., home Sunday night, wounding a woman and killing her boyfriend.
Georgia thieves have taken to stealing car and truck batteries lately, and some police blame what they say is a flawed state law for the problem.
From the front of the McCallie School chapel on Friday morning, Rick Bragg looked at row after row of prep school students, about 10 boys to a pew, packed front to back.
A Harriman, Tenn., lawyer was indicted last week on three counts of statutory rape.
East Ridge residents' property tax rates will remain the same this year.
East Ridge residents’ property tax rates will remain the same this year.
When Franklin County Animal Control employee Jimmy Riddle searched a Decherd, Tenn., property this month, he found a pack of dogs, starving and worse.
A Bradley County man wanted on 32 charges of burglary remained at large Tuesday night.
Police say a Tunnel Hill, Ga., woman tried to kill her husband with help from her boyfriend and a drink spiked with pain pills.
Police arrested an Ellijay, Ga., man last week for picking up a second wife before officially dumping his first.
More than two years after Georgia lawmakers agreed to create it, a database that tracks prescription drug use finally is up and running.
GUILD, Tenn. -- The first lady needed a second crack at it. Crissy Haslam stood at the front of a freshly painted ferry on Friday afternoon at the Serodino Shipyard, where a group of about 100 waited for her to christen the new boat.
Sometimes, progress isn't smooth.
Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander is not conservative enough for some Tennessee conservatives, those conservatives wrote in an unconservative manner.
The former head of the FBI's Northwest Georgia Crimes Against Children Task Force is under criminal investigation because of that operation.
A North Georgia judge revealed this morning that FBI Special Agent Ken Hillman, former head of the Northwest Georgia Crimes Against Children Task Force, faces a criminal investigation in connection with that operation.