2 arrested in beating, stabbing of waitress at Applebee's

Police in Georgia say two women have been arrested in the beating and stabbing of a waitress at Applebee's after she accidentally brushed against one woman's leg
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2nd teen arrested in shooting death of Georgia 17-year-old

A second teen has been arrested in the shooting death of another teen in south Georgia earlier this week
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3rd woman arrested in beating, stabbing of Applebee's server

A third woman has been arrested in the beating and stabbing of an Applebee's waitress who Georgia authorities say accidentally brushed against a customer's leg.
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4 rescued after boat engine fire off North Carolina coast

The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued four people over the weekend after a boat's engines caught fire off North Carolina
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7 members of Virginia family pulled from North Carolina surf

Authorities on the North Carolina coast say seven members of a Virginia family were pulled from the surf on the first day warnings had been lifted for swimmers
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Alabama officials identify woman's body found this month

Sheriff's deputies have identified a body found nearly two weeks ago in Alabama
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Attorneys: Huge backlog at state crime lab hinders justice

Authorities say that so many drugs are being sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's crime lab for analysis that its staff can't keep up with the workload
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Authorities in Georgia: Man's body pulled from Lake Sinclair

Authorities in Georgia say the body of a man has been pulled from Lake Sinclair after his overturned canoe was found
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Authorities: Woman charged after fatal stabbing in Georgia

Authorities in Georgia say a woman was fatally stabbed while defending herself against another woman who was later charged with homicide
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Buffett foundation planning big announcement for Decatur

The foundation of Macon County Sheriff Howard Buffett says it's making an "unprecedented investment" in Decatur
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Coliseum Medical Centers expands ER to serve 12,000 per year

A medical center in middle Georgia is expanding its emergency room department to serve more than 12,000 patients a year
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Concrete dream: Some envision new I-14 route through South

Supporters of a proposed new interstate that would connect communities in five southern states say it would reduce poverty and improve the lives of residents along the route
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EXCHANGE: Wind farm gets official celebration

ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: After 9 years, Radford's Run Wind Farm gets official celebration
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Family aims to continue operating Alabama greyhound tracks

The family of a businessman and long-time gambling advocate who died this year says it plans to continue operating the dog racing tracks he owned
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Fire guts part of 1929 Georgia mansion, smoke kills dog

The back of a historic 1929 mansion in Georgia has been gutted by a fire
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Former daycare worker charged with abusing toddlers

A former Tennessee daycare worker is facing charges after police say surveillance video shows her allegedly abusing three toddlers at the facility where she used to work
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Former garage built nearly 95 years ago to get new use

After major renovation, former garage built nearly 95 years ago to get new use
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Georgia editorial roundup

Summary of recent Georgia newspaper editorials
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Georgia man gets prison for threatening US senators

A Georgia man has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison for threatening two U.S. senators
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Georgia man pleads guilty to 2016 slayings of 2 deputies

Georgia man gets life in prison, no parole after pleading guilty to 2016 slayings of 2 sheriff's deputies
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Georgia man says he shot deputies trying to avoid jail

Less than 24 hours after a Georgia man shot and killed two sheriff's deputies in 2016, a recording shows he confessed to the shootings and explained some of what happened
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Google gear helps create virtual tours of Georgia sites

Miles of central Georgia trails and some of Macon's most prominent historic landmarks can now be toured online on Google Maps
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His B-17 went down in WWII but recent flight ended different

His B-17 bomber went down in flames 74 years ago. His recent flight ended differently
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History shared but unreconciled in city's Confederate statue

In Tuskegee, Alabama, where a statue honoring Confederate soldiers has stood for more than a century, history is shared but unreconciled
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Illinois EPA schedules household hazardous waste collection

The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency has announced household hazardous waste collection dates in Princeton, Danville, Vandalia, Oswego and Decatur
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Judge won't dismiss challenge to Mississippi mayor election

A judge says he won't dismiss a losing candidate's challenge to a mayoral election in northeast Mississippi
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Last library in Georgia county to close over funding issues

The last open library in a Georgia county will close unless officials approve a new property tax rate
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Man dies after Georgia jail staff use stun gun, pepper spray

Authorities say a man has died in a Georgia jail after employees used pepper spray and a stun gun to subdue him
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Man shot by northern Missouri deputy, hospitalized

A suspect is hospitalized after being shot by a sheriff's deputy in north-central Missouri
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Man sighting rifles accidentally shoots Guard member

A member of the Missouri National Guard is hospitalized after suffering shrapnel wounds in the face, apparently the result of a man who was shooting rifles to adjust their sights at a nearby property
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More federal funding ready for north-central Missouri lake

The federal government is providing $20 million more for construction of 2,352-acre reservoir in north-central Missouri
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Pence returns to Georgia for Kemp in governor's race

Vice President Mike Pence is set to make a return trip to Georgia in support of Republican Brian Kemp's bid for governor
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Police: Man sexually assaulted woman in front of her kids

A man is accused of sexually assaulting a woman in front of her two daughters during a two-hour kidnapping in Georgia
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Police: Teen says he helped rob 2 stores, kill 2 clerks

Police say a teen confesses to participating in robbing 2 middle Georgia convenience stores and killing 2 clerks
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Retailer's Georgia distribution facility to bring 130 jobs

A national retailer's plans for a distribution center in Georgia will bring 130 jobs to the area
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Robins Air Force base in Georgia plans to add 1,200 jobs

Air Force wants to add 1,200 jobs within the next year at Robins Air Force Base in central Georgia
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Sheriff: Alcohol likely factor in Georgia man's drowning

Authorities in Georgia say they found a man's body in a lake, not far from where his empty canoe, sunglasses and a cooler of mostly empty beer cans were found
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Small earthquake hits northwest Georgia

The U.S. Geological Survey says a small earthquake has hit northwest Georgia
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Some Georgians set to vote on earlier Sunday alcohol sales

Residents in several places across Georgia are set to vote in November on whether they'd like a mimosa with their Sunday brunch
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Some say these workers are vital for local peach growing

Down a rough dirt road on a farm near Byron are five old houses occupied by 25 men known to few in Middle Georgia, but they play an important role in the local economy
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Tests: Georgia remains match Michigan teen last seen in 1979

Authorities say tests have confirmed the remains of an unknown person buried in Georgia are those of a 15-year-old boy who ran away from his southeastern Michigan home in 1979
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Train hits man walking on railroad tracks

Police say a person who had been walking on a railroad track was struck by a train in Georgia
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VP Pence headlines Georgia rally in governor's race

Vice President Mike Pence headlines Georgia rally in support of Secretary of State Brian Kemp in his bid for governor
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VP Pence set to attend Georgia rally in governor's race

Vice President Mike Pence set to attend rally in Georgia in support of gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp
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VP Pence set to headline Georgia rally in governor's race

Vice President Mike Pence is set to headline a rally in Georgia in support of Secretary of State Brian Kemp's bid for governor
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