Authorities are investigating what they say is the apparent murder-suicide of a Dawson County couple over the weekend.
The murder trial of suspected serial killer Gary Michael Hilton continues this week in northern Florida.
A Dawson County man will spend the next eight years in prison for possessing child pornography.
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.
Both drivers were seriously injured in what appears to have been a head-on collision on Hwy. 136, just west of Bailey Waters Road in Dawson County Tuesday morning.
A student at Hightower Academy, Dawson County's alternative school, was arrested last week for having a weapon on campus.
A Dawson County High School student was arrested Thursday, two days after he reportedly took nearly $600 from the wallets in the school's gymnasium locker room.
One of two men charged with aggravated assault in the Halloween 2013 shooting of a Dawsonville man pleaded guilty to the charges last week.
A memorial fund has been set up for the children of the Dawsonville man that was killed in last week's fatal motorcycle crash on Hwy. 53 West.
After passage in the State Senate on the last day of the 2015 General Assembly, the House Bill designed to make one of the state's most secretive agencies more transparent is awaiting the governor's signature.
A student at Hightower Academy, Dawson County's alternative school, was arrested Tuesday afternoon for possession of a weapon on campus.
The wife of famed NASCAR engine builder Ernie Elliott remained in custody Tuesday, nearly a week after she was arrested for reportedly trying to run him over.
The FBI task force investigating a string of armed robberies at CVS stores across metro-Atlanta has not reached out to local law enforcement to determine if a February robbery at the Dawsonville location is connected.
Looking back 24 months ago, Paul Watson can now admit his life was spiraling out of control.
High-speed races on Ga. 400 over the weekend landed four drivers behind bars facing numerous traffic violations.
A Dawson County teen was arrested last week after authorities identified him as the culprit in a burglary at Riverview Middle School.
The wife of famed NASCAR engine builder Ernie Elliott was arrested early Tuesday morning.
Shots fired at a residence on War Hill Park Road Sunday led to the arrest of a Dawson County man on assault and battery charges.
Days after a Dawsonville man with a shotgun held officers at bay for nearly five hours, deputies issued a new warrant for his arrest, this time for aggravated stalking.