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Tyler Jett

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Coming soon to Georgia nightclubs, classrooms, courts and churches: Guns.

An undercover operation led North Georgia investigators to guns, bullets, military helmets and $250,000 worth of high-quality methamphetamine.

RINGGOLD, Ga. — A jury agreed with prosecutors Wednesday evening: A falsified Facebook photo is the same as lying to the cops.

A jury found a North Georgia mother guilty today on felony charges of making false statements to law enforcement, tampering with evidence and obstructing law enforcement officials in connection with a February 2013 incident at her son's high school.

The Catoosa County Sheriff's Office arrested Davida Kaye Caylor last year because her son tagged her in a photo on Facebook. She never said it was real.

RINGGOLD, Ga. — A picture of a boy’s bruised hand used as evidence against a potentially abusive assistant principal didn’t quite add up, a medical examiner testified this morning in Catoosa County Superior Court.

The trial of a North Georgia mother charged with filing false reports likely will come down to whether a photo of an alleged injury her son suffered was fabricated.

Prosecutors called a Heritage High School principal, assistant principal and custodian to the stand this afternoon in the first day of the Catoosa County Superior Court trial of the mother of a former student.

One Hamilton County intersection seems to pull pickup trucks and cars together, like a glass-splitting, metal-twisting magnet.

Tennessee lawmakers can dust off the electric chair, if they want.

A Dalton convenience store clerk's killer plunged a knife into him when he was not looking, according to a preliminary autopsy.

Posting another person's naked pictures online is a signature away from becoming illegal in Georgia, though some experts say the new law is flawed.

As a judge called for Skyy Raven Marie Mims, the woman in a dyed-blonde Afro shuffled forward, her shackles clinking.

Skyy Raven Marie Mims, the suspect in Sunday's slaying at a gas station in Dalton, Ga., was arrested Tuesday and was being held without bond, according to the Whitfield County Sheriff's Office website.

UPDATE: Dalton slaying suspect Skyy Mims captured

Victim's information released in Kanku's homicide

Skyy Raven Marie Mims, the suspect in Sunday's Dalton, Ga. fatal gas station stabbing, was arrested Tuesday and was being held without bond, according to the Whitfield County Sheriff's Office website.

A Dalton, Ga., gas station clerk died a bloody death around midnight Sunday when he was attacked from behind by a robber who left with cash and scratch-off lottery tickets.

A Chattooga County deputy killed a man Sunday night after showing up to his house in relation to a “domestic call,” Sheriff Mark Schrader said in a news release.

DAYTON, Tenn. — In the chapel at Fort Bluff Youth Camp, Monique Einwechter walked to the wooden, cross-shaped lectern.

When they learned that the man who killed their father, their grandfather, their husband would not be punished, the Westbrooks remained quiet.

The shooter of the man with Alzheimer's disease who died in November will not be charged with a crime.

A car horn screeched Monday night on Joe Hoffman's property. Outside, he and his family found a Ford Expedition, tipping toward a pond in their eastern Bledsoe County yard. Hoffman's daughter, 24-year-old Monique Einwechter, sat inside the car with her four children.

If you want to know how East Ridge officials regulate tow trucks, you can look at the city's ordinance. Just make sure you're looking at the real thing, not the phony one.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigations is looking into whether someone forged an East Ridge city ordinance.

BLEDSOE COUNTY, Tenn. — When their mother's SUV slipped into a pond Monday night, police say, a baby and a 3-year-old girl sat in the back row, strapped into car seats.

Should Georgia prison officials tell death row inmates where they bought the drugs that will be used to kill them?

CHICKAMAUGA, Ga. — Deanne Westbrook has woken up alone for the past 88 mornings. Each time, she looks beside her, to the spot Ronald Westbrook occupied for so long. The vacancy surprises her, still.

By the time Pong Xayravong went to bed on Feb. 8, his father had been missing for two days.

About a month before he died during a SWAT team standoff, Alonzo Shackleford Hood Sr. told his grandkids about his childhood in Lawrence County, Ala.

Police say a Ringgold, Ga., man took his own life after a six-hour standoff Wednesday.

An embattled FBI agent whose actions may have jeopardized a series of child sex sting cases has been suspended.

An embattled FBI agent whose actions may have jeopardized a series of child sex sting cases has been suspended.

Executing prisoners is getting more and more difficult.

Judges cannot be sued, no matter what

Judges have built-in protections from lawsuits

If a judge sexually harasses you in his office, you probably can't sue.

More than two years after the fact, a woman is in Whitfield County Jail in connection to a robbery.

A North Georgia judge may have propositioned a woman for sex, and the woman may have rejected him. And she may have blown the whistle on his actions. And that judge may have told the police that she had drugs in her car. And the woman’s subsequent arrest might have been a setup.

Federal prosecutors in South Carolina now are overseeing the investigation into a disgraced local FBI agent, a probe that has delayed trial dates for 10 Catoosa and Dade County, Ga., cases developed by his "To Catch a Predator"-style task force.

A former Catoosa County middle school band teacher is in jail after police say he molested an underage girl.

A former Lakeview Middle School band director is back in jail on charges that he molested another girl.

Georgia needs to do a better job of providing lawyers to poor people in rural counties, the state’s chief Supreme Court justice says.

This is an age of more communication and less privacy.

Hours after a Chattooga County Superior Court judge ordered a convicted stalker to stay away from his ex-girlfriend, another judge told the man and woman to come together in his courtroom.

The Georgia Attorney General's Office says a government agency should not have to pay the lawyers of an injured Walker State Prison inmate.

CALHOUN, Ga. -- Greta Attoh was parking her car at Shaw Industries just before her 3 p.m. shift Thursday when she got a call from one of her daughters.

For 13 hours, Chattanooga State President Jim Catanzaro sat through headline-grabbing nothingness — no help, no hope, and no movement.

Walker County is hiring nine new firefighters, one of just three fire departments in Georgia to receive the grant money to do so.

Life moves a little slower around Southeast Tennessee, and that can include the police pursuits.

Firefighters continued "mopping up" a fire inside the Chattahoochee National Forest in North Georgia on Monday night.

Freighters expect the flames inside the Chattahoochee National Forest to die tonight.

A grass fire damaged about 1,800 tombstones, including those of a number of Civil War dead, after flames spread across five acres of Chattanooga National Cemetery on Sunday afternoon.

Catoosa County, Ga., Sheriff Gary Sisk wants residents to help reduce crime.

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