11, Mar 2014 - Great concert line-up pushing sales of Second Chance concert tickets
BLUEFIELD â€” Erik Robinson, executive director of the Second Chance Learning Center was busy distributing tickets on Friday for the upcoming June 21st Second Chance Rocks the Two Virginias concert featuring Florida Georgia Line with special guests Nelly, the Chris Lane Band and Clare Dunn.
11, Mar 2014 - Terrell, GA Two Women Arrested for Apparently Giving Contraband to Inmates at Telfair State Prison
HELENA, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) -- Two women are arrested after guards at Telfair State prison noticed suspicious activity on the eastside of building Sunday evening. According to a post on the Telfair County Sheriff's Office facebook page, both 51-year-old Maria Lynne Terrell and 26-year-old Vila Nounay were charged with numerous offenses related to driving and drug violations and giving contrband ...
11, Mar 2014 - White, GA Without Mercy: The Stunning True Story of Race, Crime, and Corruption in the Deep South
Eurith Dickinson Rivers, known as Ed, was Governor of Georgia for four years during the New Deal era, during which he brought many beneficial programs to the state.
11, Mar 2014 - Clayton, GA Ga. woman sentenced to 10 years in Medicaid fraud
A metro Atlanta woman convicted of fraudulently billing the Georgia Medicaid system has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
11, Mar 2014 - SCOGA hears arguments in Hill case
ATLANTA (AP) A lawyer for the state has asked Georgia's highest court to rule that a lower court lacked the jurisdiction to stay an execution in July.
11, Mar 2014 - US 'unwanted sexting' case dismissed
A court in the US state of Georgia dismisses an obscenity case against a man who sent a woman an unsolicited photo of his penis in a text message.
11, Mar 2014 - Macon, GA Jones County Couple Jailed For Making Fake Money
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - A Jones county couple is behind bars for allegedly making fake money, and they could be facing federal charges. Wayne Walker and his girlfriend Lisa Llewellyn were arrested and charged with forgery, after Jones County deputies searched their home looking for a fugitive. But, they stumbled on $8,132 in counterfeit money. The incident happened Saturday around 5 a.m ...
11, Mar 2014 - 'Something just didn't feel right,' family car stolen by GA escapee
An East Texas city was on edge and an escaped Georgia inmate who showed up in Henderson County Friday was still on the loose Sunday. Police say Chad Dasher is on the run after escaping from a Georgia prison alongside Raymond Smith. Smith was caught and is being held in the Navarro County Jail, but police say Dasher stole a car sometimes this morning and fled. That car was stolen from a residence ...
11, Mar 2014 - Appeals court upholds Georgia man's banishment
A federal appeals court affirmed a lower court's ruling upholding a Georgia man's banishment from many of the state's counties.
11, Mar 2014 - Macon, GA Mother Sentenced To Six Years In Fatal House Fire Case
MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) - The mother of three children killed in a house fire was sentenced Monday to six years in prison, followed by nearly 40 years of probation. Colethia Williams pled guilty to three counts of involuntary manslaughter, for leaving her children home alone when a fire consumed their James Street house, killing the kids. Daija Williams, 7, Jamarrian Williams, 9, and Nykhiya ...
11, Mar 2014 - Worth, GA Georgia jails former PM for corruption
Vano Merabishvili sentenced to five and half years in prison in a verdict that opposition dubs as government witch-hunt.
11, Mar 2014 - Worth, GA Georgia sentences former premier to 5.5 years in jail
A file picture taken on May 22, 2013, shows Georgia's former Prime Minister Vano Merabishvili (R) attending a preliminary hearing of his case at the court in Kutaisi, west of the capital Tbilisi.
11, Mar 2014 - High court upholds 2012 Savannah drug-deal murder, robbery convictions
The Georgia Supreme Court on Monday affirmed the 2012 murder and armed robbery convictions of a Savannah man in a 2006 slaying during a drug deal. Joshua Jarrod Walker failed in his challenge to the Aug.
11, Mar 2014 - Tattnall, GA UPDATE: Georgia escapee believed to have fled Madison County
NEW HOPE, Ala. (WAAY) - Madison County authorities said Wednesday afternoon they believe the prison escapee seen in the area earlier in the morning has fled.
11, Mar 2014 - Judge rejects Gobleâ€™s plea deal
GREENVILLE â€” A federal court judge has rejected a plea agreement for Georgia businesswoman Edna Goble, who was indicted for bribing a former Greenville Public Schools superintendent.