Oglethorpe County Schools have extended its distance learning days around Labor Day after over 10% of the county's students were absent from school in a single day.
A Georgia State Patrol trooper helped a fallen man finish the chore of mowing his lawn while medical personnel checked on him.
National Weather Service confirmed two EF-0 tornados touched down in Oglethorpe and Walton counties on Monday.
The GBI says the former Oglethorpe County deputy hit a speeding suspect's car during a traffic stop and fired shots when the driver tried to get away.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources says a bald eagle that was found injured had died of lead poisoning.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is investigating after a bald eagle was shot and killed.
Oglethorpe County elementary school students were asked to write journal entries as if they were runaway slaves.
The Oglethorpe County Sheriff's Office said that they hope you keep the man's family in your thoughts and prayers.
Officials have ruled the case a suicide and accidental death.
Deputies say the deaths of the adults "do not appear to be natural."
Deputies say the booster club's treasurer spent thousands of the club's money on loans, car payments, spa days, and more.