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Sunday, February 18, 2018

Armed Robbery Suspects caught at Trion motel

On Sunday, January 31, 2016 the Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office received a citizen tip regarding the armed robberies that had been occurring throughout the...

WHO declares global emergency over Zika virus spread

The World Health Organization declared an international emergency on Monday over the explosive spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which is linked to birth defects in the Americas, saying it is an "extraordinary event."

Cosby calls himself mentor, more to accuser in criminal case

Bill Cosby's attraction to Andrea Constand began the moment he spied her across a Temple University gym in about 2002. The flirting — some would say grooming — began almost immediately.

Mark Brewster’s Arrangements Announced

JONATHAN  MARK  BREWSTER,  age  40  of  LaFayette  passed  away  Monday, January 25, 2016. Mark  was  born  on  December 07, 1975.  He  was  a  member  and ...

Zika precautions urged for Georgia travelers and urgent warning for pregnant...

NEWS RELEASE FROM GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH January 29, 2016                                                         Zika Precautions Urged for Georgia Travelers  Urgent Zika Warning for Pregnant Women   ATLANTA –...

GNTC: Training for The streets, a new breed of law enforcement...

You’ve seen the videos on the Internet and your television. Videos of what appear to be law enforcement officers using what some call, “excessive force.” Some of the situations have turned fatal for officers and suspects, alike. Although a video doesn’t tell the entire story of what is taking place in a situation, it does bring to light a topic that the Basic Law Enforcement Academy (B.L.E.) at Georgia Northwestern Technical College takes extremely seriously. It’s all about the use of force exhibited by officers.

PETA: Turn ‘Silence of the Lambs’ house into animal museum

n animal rights group wants to convert the western Pennsylvania house used in the film "The Silence of the Lambs" into an empathy museum, where visitors could wear the skins of slain and abused animals.

Judge sides with ark-building group on tax incentive

A federal judge ruled Monday that Kentucky officials violated the ark builders' First Amendment protections by blocking it from the sales tax tourism incentive that could have been worth up to $18 million.

Miss Universe winner says next dream is to be a Bond...

The reigning Miss Universe has her eyes set on her next big dream: being a Bond girl.

Prosecutor in “Making a Murderer” case says he’ll write book

The man who prosecuted the case featured in the Netflix show "Making a Murderer" says he's writing a book.
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