Man with history of domestic violence headed to prison for stalking

...But on Nov. 15, Brown went to Pollard's home, knocking on the door and ringing the door bell while she was on the phone to 911.Brown had an earlier domestic violence arrest involving another woman whom he was accused of assaulting with pepper spray in...

Man charged with attacking father with golf club

...Steve Morris.Alexander Lee Jackson, 21, who lives with his father, was charged with aggravated assault.A neighbor called 911 after Alexander Jackson went to the neighbor's house on Baldwin Lakes Drive with blood all over his hands, according to a...

Fort Gordon pilot bus service attracting fewer riders than expected in first months

...advantage of the route that's running as a pilot program.Since beginning Nov. 3, Augusta Public Transit has collected $911.80 from 809 riders through Monday, according to data obtained through a Georgia Open Records Act request. The Monday through...

Cold temperatures in Augusta bring fire warnings

...fire at a vacant home spreading to occupied homes and displacing families.Anyone who sees suspicious activities at or near vacant residences is asked to report it immediately by calling 911 or Richmond County dispatch at (706) 821-1080.

Police chief told 911 he accidentally shot wife while moving gun in bed

ATLANTA - Peachtree City's police chief told a 911 dispatcher that he accidentally shot his sleeping wife while...Griffin Judicial Circuit District Attorney Scott Ballard said the 911 recording is just one piece of evidence in a larger case. He...

No injuries in Martinez fire

A Martinez woman wasn't injured after her house caught fire Thursday. A woman called 911 just before 11 a.m. after discovering her home at 200 Valdes Drive was burning. The woman and her dog escaped the home uninjured...

5 dead, including gunman, in Douglasville shooting

...Authorities arrived at the Douglasville subdivision of two-story homes, about 20 miles west of Atlanta, after receiving a 911 call around 3 p.m., Douglas County Sheriff's Lt. Glenn Daniel said.Daniel said a man came to a house and shot his ex-wife...

Browns QB Brian Hoyer is following text-message investigation closely

...arrested on the drug charge at a hotel in Wichita, Kan., on Tuesday after the 22-year-old mother of Randle's child called 911 to report a domestic disturbance. Dalia Jacobs filed for a protective order the next day, claiming Randle pointed a gun at...

Rants & Raves

...future but just cannot change history. KEEP THESE STREET walkers out of your neighborhood. They will only cause trouble. Call 911 and have them hauled off. MCDONALD'S IS A LIGHT in a child's eyes when they are well. What do you think McDonald's is...

Man who killed 5 had argued over taxes

...that jumped out as a red flag, Ferguson said. Neighbors heard gunshots within a few minutes of Prather's arrival and called 911, Ferguson said. A witness told police one of Prather's children was heard outside pleading with him not to shoot. After...