An EF-1 tornado on Tuesday tore through Banks County as Tropical Depression Fred swept over the state.
A confirmed tornado in northeast Georgia left damage and debris, which officials assessed in the wake of the storm on Tuesday morning.
The GBI said Danielsville resident Larry Steven Grogan, 49, is a suspect in the ongoing homicide investigation of 59-year-old Asa Wood, a rural postal worker and Commerce resident who was shot while delivering mail.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is probing the deputy-involved shooting of a man they said killed a U.S. Postal working in Banks County.
The Banks County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday a heavy police presence on Evans Street is in response to an armed robbery at a bank.
Franklin County District Attorney says grand jury can solve boundary dispute involving Banks County Sheriff Carlton Speed if Franklin Commissioners give the go ahead.
The FOX 5 I-Team examines a certified survey and Banks Count's own official maps. Those maps raise questions about whether Banks County Sheriff Carlton Speed lives in Banks County, as required by law.
Investigators had been searching for 42-year-old Amanda Hall since her disappearance on April 23.
You might not think a two-minute physical fitness test for future Georgia cops would create so much controversy, but the new test prompted an emotional debate among top law enforcement officers.
After more than half of a century of serving in law enforcement, a 79-year-old Banks County Sheriff’s deputy is retiring.
A para-pro and assistant basketball coach has been taken into custody on charges of improper sexual contact, officials said.
An undercover operation targeting human trafficking, sex crimes, and prostitution led deputies to arrest two Georgia men.
One man died after his car overturned in an embankment Thursday morning, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
A 9-year-old boy abducted from Banks County in Georgia has been found safe and two suspects are in custody, according to officials.
A reward of up to $10,000 is being offered to anyone who helps officials catch an arsonist in the county.
Investigators say the fire at the Banks County home was deliberately set.
A North Georgia legislator has returned to court to try to overturn his election loss - for the second time. Banks county representative Dan Gasaway lost his first election, appealed, got it overturned, then lost again in the second election.