Defendants sentenced for $3.5M sweepstakes scam targeting the elderly

Five defendants were sentenced this week in a U.S. federal court in Georgia for scamming the elderly and some of them face deportation out of the United States. 

Jury finds podiatrist guilty of operating pill mill

Dr. Avery-Kelly, with the assistance of her office manager, continued to prescribe large volumes of pills without a legitimate medical need and outside the scope of podiatric practice.

GA Democratic congressional candidate, and nudist retreat operator, said he will campaign in jail

Democratic congressional candidate, and nudist retreat owner, said he will continue to campaign from jail.

Georgia State Parks Director Becky Kelley Receives Tourism Award

Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites Director Becky Kelley was recently honored during the annual Governor’s Conference on Tourism. She received the Paul Nelson Award for Outdoor Recreation and Preservation. Kelley retires this September after 16 years as parks director.

GA Ag Commissioner: Improperly Installed Spray Foam Insulation Could Impact Ability to Inspect for...

Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black and the Georgia Department of Agriculture's Structural Pest Division are urging homeowners to fully review their pest control contract...

President Trump’s list of Supreme Court candidates, two from Georgia

Two are from Georgia and many from the Southern U.S.

Man & Woman Accused of Starving Child for Over 2 Years

A man and a woman are behind bars after it was discovered that they were witholding food and medical care from a person under...

GaDNR, TVA, Fish & Wildlife Service to Continue Popular Trout Stocking Program

The partnership continues with state and federal agencies of trout stocking program.

2019 Shad Season Opens in Georgia on Jan. 1st

Commercial fishermen can take to the water beginning at 12 a.m. on Tues., Jan. 1, 2019 to take advantage of the opening day of...

Georgia substitute teacher arrested for allegedly sending nude photos of herself to students

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation arrested a Dade County substitute teacher today for allegedly sending naked photos of herself to students.