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Mount Paran Christian's Dorian Walker commits to Georgia Tech
Sun, 18 Jan 2015 20:23:26 -0800

Dorian Walker was just named Marietta Daily Journal Offensive Player of the Year after leading Mount Paran Christian to a perfect record and a Class A state championship. But he said he may be playing defense at Georgia Tech starting next fall and seems to be fine with it. The highly-touted running back/cornerback committed to Georgia Tech on Sunday, choosing the Yellow Jackets over suitors ...

CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call home
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 19:47:18 -0800

The Daily Post gives readers a quick look at what’s happening in their cities.

3 die in Georgia house fires
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:08:47 -0800

House fires in Georgia have claimed three lives.

Family pushing for changes to North Georgia intersection after deadly crash
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:20:59 -0800

A deadly accident has one North Georgia family pushing for changes at a Walker County intersection. A 66-year-old man lost his life in December when a driver ran a stop sign.

Sheriff: Gloucester man stabs roommates, leads police on chase in Middlesex
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 14:57:26 -0800

GLOUCESTER – A Gloucester County man accused of stabbing and wounding two of his roommates led deputies in a vehicle pursuit early Tuesday morning across two counties before crashing a stolen car.

Reward offered in looting of Confederate grave
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:42:15 -0800

Authorities in Georgia’s Crawford County and the Sons of Confederate Veterans are looking for a grave robber who targeted a Confederate grave in a little-visited cemetery in the rural county to dig up a particular kind of remains - the body of a Confederate Civil War soldier. read more

Gloucester man charged in double-stabbing, pursuit
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 10:20:05 -0800

GLOUCESTER COUNTY A 30-year-old man was charged this morning after a double-stabbing in Gloucester County and a pursuit in Middlesex County.

Henry County commissioners hear from County Manager Jim Walker on the state of the county
Tue, 06 Jan 2015 22:47:02 -0800

County Manager presented the state of county update to commissioners Tuesday.

National Guard member arrested for selling identities of fellow soldiers
Mon, 29 Dec 2014 14:02:03 -0800

A member of the Georgia National Guard is accused of betraying her fellow soldiers for $500.

U.S. Army reservist arrested for selling identities of fellow soldiers
Tue, 30 Dec 2014 01:20:42 -0800

A member of the Georgia National Guard is accused of betraying her fellow soldiers for $500.