Students at Jackson High School in Butts County are transitioning back to virtual learning while in quarantine.
A Butts County student was taken into custody after district administrators say a social media post showed the teen holding a gun on a school bus.
The animal sanctuary founder says it was the most deplorable case of hoarding she had ever seen.
The Butts County Sheriff's Office presented one of their deputies with a lifesaving award Wednesday for his role in rescuing a fellow law enforcement officer from a fiery wreck.
Deputies said they have arrested the driver and are looking for two passengers involved in an “active shoot-out” between two vehicles in Jackson Square Wednesday.
Deputies in Butts County have captured an escaped inmate who fled from his work detail and was picked up by his girlfriend on Sunday.
An escaped inmate is on the run after fleeing his work detail and being picked up in a vehicle by his girlfriend, the Butts County Sheriff's Office confirmed Sunday.
One of Georgia’s hardest-hit long-term living facilities, Westbury Care and Rehab, just reported another two deaths, but administrators say the work they’re doing isn’t represented in the coronavirus numbers.
Data released on Tuesday show deaths from the coronavirus at a Butts County long-term care facility continues to rise. According to state officials, there have been nine more deaths in the last 14 days at the Westbury Medical Care and Rehabilitation bringing the total number of deaths at the facility to 29.
Police in Jackson are searching for a missing 15-year-old girl.
The therapy horse peeked through bedroom windows and nuzzled masked residents outside in the courtyard.
The Georgia Department of Community Health has released new data Friday show an alarming rise in coronavirus cases at a Butts County long-term care facility.
Westbury Medical Care and Rehab in Jackson has the second highest number of coronavirus related deaths a long term care facility in Georgia.
Out of the 142 residents at the Butts County long-term care facility, 102 have tested positive.
Deputies in Butts County are searching for a missing 8-year-old boy who has been diagnosed with autism.
The Butts County Sheriff's Office canceled a Mattie's Call Sunday after finding a missing 52-year-old man.
A man suspected in the murder of a 30-year-old man was arrested, the Butts County Sheriff's office confirmed Wednesday.
Deputies believe 21-year-old Autumn Keara Finlay is being held against her will and is in extreme danger.
Authorities in Butts County are working to learn what led up to a shooting that left one person dead Sunday.
A house fire Sunday morning killed one person and injured one person, according to officials.