Captain Stan Elrod with the the Georgia Department of Natural Resources was killed Thursday night, Gov. Brian Kemp said.
Fire crews found the body after putting out the fire at the Madison County mobile home.
A Madison County pastor is one of the more than 16,000 people in Georgia to contract the coronavirus.
State authorities are searching for those responsible for setting two fires this past weekend at a century-old Madison County home.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Madison County deputy for possession of meth.
A simple traffic stop turned dangerous after the escaping suspect fired an assault-style rifle at a Georgia state trooper.
The 911 call to the Athens-Clarke County Police Department is shedding more light on a murder, police say, involves a former Madison County Sheriff's deputy.
A deputy has been charged with murder after a 26-year-old man was found dead on Sunday.