Sleet, snow, ice move into metro Atlanta and north Georgia

...traveling on any roads in the county. Authorities said there were five wrecks on Interstate 75 in the county.In northeast Cobb County, ice coated vehicles in neighborhoods on Sweat Mountain, where some roads reach elevations above 1,500 feet.

Judge may block child death information

...was supposed to drive his son to day care but forgot the child was in the SUV and drove to work.WSB-TV reports the Cobb County District Attorney's Office has asked Judge Mary Staley to sign an order preventing any county agency from releasing...

MCG students, faculty at Capitol

...involved in the legislative process," said second-year student Bradley Norwack of Cobb County.David Smolar, another second-year student from Cobb County, agreed."Too often, doctors leave health policy to others, but so much of what...

Snow, sleet, ice could make travel treacherous in Georgia, Alabama

...are looking at a possible ice storm at this point."SCHOOLS CLOSING:Georgia's second-largest school system in Cobb County on Sunday night announced that classes would be canceled Monday as a precaution. In several other schools systems...

Across Georgia

...man who says he got a traffic ticket for eating a cheeseburger while driving in metro Atlanta won't be prosecuted.Cobb County Solicitor Gen eral Barry Morgan said in a written statement Fri day that his office submitted a dismissal of the case...

Slain couple stopped to ask directions, witness recalls

...trouble." On Wednesday, Angela Kinnett wondered if she and her husband were the last to see the Runions before the Cobb County pair met their killer. "Whoever did it executed them," she said. "I can't even think about it. I don't want...

Across Georgia

...phone number the Runions called traces back to a disposable cellphone.A missing person's report has been filed with Cobb County police.In other newsSTATE WILDLIFE OFFICIALS are proposing changes to fishing regulations. The Georgia Department...

Across Georgia

...taking her own life in a suburban Atlanta apartment.Cobb County Police said in a statement that Kisha S. Holmes of Austell...bodies were discovered by a maintenance worker and the Cobb County Medical Examiner's Office is conducting autopsies to...

Bill would tighten Ga. elder abuse law

...Prosecutions of these crimes are increasing, she added.Floyd cited the guilty pleas by two operators of an unlicensed Cobb County personal care home, where six women were forced to stay in a basement with inadequate bathroom facilities. The two were...

Georgia sees more college mergers

...set in motion Tuesday.The Board of Regents also voted unanimously to finalize a consolidation begun last year of two Cobb County schools, Kennesaw State University and Southern Polytechnic University.The new development came with no discussion...