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Quarantine At Camp Ends For First State Park Patient

March 18, 2020

On Sunday, after a 6-day quarantine at the Hard Labor Creek State Park, one man returns home to Canton. Prior to his state park quarantine, Joey Camp, a Waffle House cook and former Georgia National Guardsmen, began to feel ill earlier in the month. By March 5, his chills, aches, and fevers prompted him to […]

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voter purge

Voter Purge At Center Of DeKalb County Lawsuit

February 26, 2020

Accusations of a voter purge in one Georgia county rest at the center of a new lawsuit filed against the DeKalb County Board of Registration and Elections. It argues actions that resulted in the removal of registered voters from the rolls violates the National Voter Registration Act. The ACLU, along with the Lawyers’ Committee for […]

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Murder

Murder From 2015 Results In Life Sentence For Gunman

February 5, 2020

A 24-year-old received a life sentence for his actions in a slew of homicides and robberies across Fulton County. The convicted, Denzel Atkins, stood trial for a murder committed in 2015. That incident took place on December 22 of that year. It began when Atkins’s friend, Harold Foster, travelled to Atlanta to meet up and […]

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HealthCare

Nonprofit Healthcare Company Aliera Denies Child With Brain Tumor

January 14, 2020

A family in Georgia faces a hefty healthcare bill after their insurance provider refused to pay for their daughter’s brain surgery. The cost they now shoulder? $325,000. On September 11 of last year, Ashley and Wesley Segars became alarmed when their daughter, Lola Grae, 10, suffered from extreme headaches. Following her repeated complaints, they took […]

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Marijuana

Marijuana Testing For New Drivers

December 19, 2019

ATLANTA GA – Marijuana detection technology will be issued to Atlanta Police. The goal is to be able to detect possible DUI’s and increase safer roads. Marijuana Breathalyzer Technology The device is simple. A 3-D printed breathalyzer will be used to detect trace amounts of cannabis within the driver’s system. It will then tell the […]

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Roommate Murder Suspect of Alexis Crawford Denied Bond

November 22, 2019

ATLANTA, GA – A judge has denied bond for Clark Atlanta University student, Jordyn Jones, for the murder of her roommate, Alexis Crawford. Jordyn Jones and her boyfriend, Barron Brantley were accused of strangling 21-year-old Alexis Crawford and dumping her lifeless body in Dekalb County Park. Furthermore, her body was found Friday, Nov. 8 after […]

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School Bus Crash

2 Teens Injured in School Bus Crash

October 17, 2019

ATLANTA, GA – Two teenagers were involved in a school bus crash Wednesday afternoon that left them both severely injured. The teens, ages 15 and 17-years-old were driving when their car smashed into the front of a Cobbs County school bus. In addition to the teens, the school bus driver was also injured. According to […]

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Murder

Homeowner Fatally Shoots Three Masked Teenagers

September 17, 2019

ATLANTA, GA – A man fatally shot three teenagers wearing masks this a.m. in Atlanta. One had a gun, police suspects. The shooting took place around 4 a.m. at a house in Rockdale County. Three teenagers between the ages of 15 and 16, were involved in the incident. Two of them were brothers and all […]

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Fatal Legionnaires’ Outbreak at Hotel

August 13, 2019

ATLANTA, GA – A recent outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease has left one person dead and caused dozens of other guests at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel to fall ill. In fact, the hotel removed all of its guests on July 15 and is still closed as of now. According to public health officials, over a dozen […]

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Amazon Brings

Amazon Brings 1000 New Jobs to Atlanta

July 11, 2019

ATLANTA, GA – The state of Georgia recently failed to win the bid for Amazon’s second headquarters. Still, on Wednesday it scored a big consolation prize. Amazon, the e-commerce titan, announced it would house a warehouse facility in the metro Atlanta area that would produce 1,000 new jobs. According to the company, the 700,000 square […]

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