Superior Court Judge Jason Deal of the Northeastern Judicial Circuit has been selected to serve in place of Chief Justice Carol Hunstein to hear the appeal in City of Decatur v. Dekalb County.
The body of a man killed in what authorities have described as a long-standing feud over a disputed property line was exhumed Monday for further examination this week at the state crime lab.
A Woodstock man could face additional charges after his arrest on suspicion of dumping more than three dozen barrels of hazardous waste in a local wildlife management area.
A local art teacher continues to recover after he was reportedly shot by his wife earlier this month at their Lumpkin County home.
A local art teacher is recovering after he was reportedly shot by his wife Sunday night at their Lumpkin County home.
A Wednesday-only burglary spree authorities say dates back to 2008 ended Jan. 6 with the arrest of a Forsyth County man who was caught taking $7 from a local medical practice.
A local accountant convicted in December of taking thousands of dollars from clients will spend the next three years in prison.
Authorities say a Stone Mountain man suspected of taking a pickup truck from Dawson County may be responsible for additional holiday-related crimes here and elsewhere.
A 31-year-old Dawsonville man who pleaded guilty to child molestation charges will spend at least 13 years in prison.
It could be at least another week before the identity of the person whose remains were found last week near Dawsonville Highway is confirmed.
A former sports academy director who pleaded guilty to six counts of felony theft by deception will spend the next 12 months in jail.
Dawson County Treatment Court participants received an unexpected recognition during the court's graduation ceremony Nov. 18 when they were named Volunteers of the Year for community cleanup efforts.
More than a dozen fugitives were taken into custody over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend in what authorities are calling Operation Turkey Claw.
A local accountant could face new theft charges when he goes to court next week.
Authorities say the 14-year-old Dawson County girl who made up a story about being raped likely will face charges in connection with the incident.
Authorities are seeking assistance in identifying a suspect from an armed robbery at CVS in Dawsonville last week.
An arrest was made last week in connection with a fire late last year at Gospel Way Baptist Church.
An ex-realtor who pleaded guilty to theft and forgery charges last year was arrested again last week, this time for fraud.
Four suspects are in custody after drug agents last week raided a home in southeastern Dawson County where an active methamphetamine lab was uncovered.
Bond has been set at $250,000 for the Dawsonville man accused in the shooting death of a popular coach and father.
A Dawsonville man is in custody after an eight hour standoff with deputies on Thursday.
A Dawsonville man has been charged with first-degree arson in connection with a fire at a local tire shop in 2012.
Local authorities are hoping an upcoming TV series on cold case files in Georgia will shed some new light on the murder of 11-year-old Levi Frady more than 17 years ago.
Drug agents were on the scene Wednesday morning of what they are calling a methamphetamine lab at a home on Hanging Dog Road in southeastern Dawson County.
A Dawsonville man was arrested overnight Monday in connection with an alleged sexual assault of a teen girl.
A Dawson County Grand Jury, last week, handed down a murder indictment against a Dawsonville man accused in the shooting death of a popular coach and father.
An Iowa man accused of sexually assaulting an employee at a local motel late last year was indicted on the charges by a Dawson County grand jury last week.
A 15-year-old from Dawsonville has been charged as an adult in the alleged molestation of a young child.
A Dawson County Grand Jury on Tuesday handed down a murder indictment against a Dawsonville man accused in the shooting death of a popular coach and father.
A Powder Springs woman who claims she was sexually assaulted by three men in the parking lot of a local business has been charged with false report of a crime.