Coweta County deputies say they conducted a high-stakes-highway take down of a suspected gang member accused of firing almost a dozen rounds into a house with children inside.
President Joe Biden approved eight Georgia counties for a federal disaster declaration after a severe storm in March.
Deputies said they have made an arrest in a shooting along Interstate 85 in Coweta County earlier this month.
A Georgia family received a new handicap van to replace the one destroyed in a tornado a few weeks ago, thanks to the generosity of a local dealership.
A prom dress giveaway to help victims of the Newnan tornado has become a big success. It was so successful, organizers said they will do it again next year with more than a thousand donated dresses leftover from this year’s event.
Police arrested a woman accused of fatally colliding with a 25-year-old pedestrian and his dog on Sunday night in Sandy Springs.
The tornadoes in Coweta County on March 26 resulted in more than $75 million in auto and home insurance claims, according to the Georgia Department of Insurance and Fire Safety.
Newnan investigators said a domestic dispute led to the death of a 25-year-old Griffin woman and her boyfriend is now on the run.
The Atlanta Braves stepped in to help Newnan High School's baseball team on their Senior Night after a tornado destroyed their home field.
The fiancé of a missing 35-year-old Coweta County mother has been charged, but not in connection to her disappearance.
The Coweta County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting officials said occurred on Interstate 85 this morning.
Police released body camera footage of a shootout between a suspect and Coweta County law enforcement on Sunday.
The GBI has been called to investigate after a car theft suspect who opened fire on a sheriff's deputy was shot in Newnan, officials said.
U.S. Sens. Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock, D-Ga., said on Saturday they would request the federal government declare the EF-4 tornado that ravaged areas of Newnan a major disaster.
A former COVID-19 patient recently reunited with the nurse practitioner whom he credits with saving his life.
The Paytons' Newnan home was reduced to rubble when an EF-4 tornado struck nearly two weeks ago. Now members of the community are helping them get back on their feet.
Investigators have released a video of the chase of two suspects over the weekend. Two suspects fled from authorities and led them on a chase in Coweta County on Friday evening, officials said. Deputies said the suspects ended up being involved in a deadly accident in Fulton County.
Deputies said they have charged the fiancée of a missing Coweta County mother of three with stealing her car after her disappearance was reported to authorities by her family.
Officials are giving a better assessment of the damage left behind by a powerful EF-4 tornado that tore through Coweta County during the early morning hours of March 26. Cleanup efforts have been ongoing since the mile-wide tornado packing winds speeds of 170 mph cut through the county.
Two suspects fled from authorities and led them on a chase in Coweta County on Friday evening, officials said, and the chase ended in a double-fatal accident.