Gunman attacks Ga. teacher on way to school

EAST POINT, Ga. - Police are investigating after a high school teacher reported...say the Creekside High School teacher was in the parking lot outside her East Point apartment Thursday morning when she saw an armed man approach from behind...

Police say woman fatally shot in Atlanta escaped handcuffs

...Fulton County Jail records also show Christian has also been arrested by the county sheriff's office and police in East Point, an Atlanta suburb.Officers Omar Thyme and Jeffery Cook were investigating a stolen vehicle call Thursday when they...

Ga. woman charged after Facebook threats

...booked. WSB-TV reports the FBI, Homeland Security, district attorney's office and New York Police Department helped East Point police with Dickens' arrest. Police say they searched Dickens' condo, seizing computers, a cell phone and a firearm...

Barbara Harris

...Michael Harris, North Augusta, SC; three daughters, LaDona Harris, Shreveport, LA, Sheila (Harry) Brewster, East Point, GA and Sharon Hunter, North Augusta, SC; a sister, Cecila Riley, North Augusta, SC; two brothers, Jerry (Mary...

Freight train strikes, kills Atlanta man

...suburban city just northeast of Atlanta.Authorities tell The Atlanta Journal-Constitution the man didn't move after the train's horn sounded. His name wasn't released.The train was traveling from Chamblee to East Point at the time.

College signing lists

...Thomas Stone Waldorf, Md.Michael Chigbu WR 6-2/220 Holy Cross New OrleansKirby Choates DB 6-0/184 Tri-Cities East Point, Ga.Tae Crowder RB 6-3/220 Harris County Hamilton, Ga.Jake Ganus LB 6-2/215 Chelsea Chelsea, Ala.Terry...

Georgia city settles over death after stun gun use

...Towns Jr. said in a lawsuit that East Point police officers used their stun guns...represents Towns' family.The city of East Point agreed to pay the maximum amount...They certified that all of the East Point officers are now Taser retrained...

5 tornadoes touch down Tuesday in Atlanta

...maximum wind speed at 105 mph. The weather service said the five tornadoes, which began with a pair of twisters in the East Point and Camp Creek Parkway area near Atlanta's southern edge, were all spawned by the same storm. Earlier Tuesday, a...

Southeastern Conference football signings list

...Michael Chigbu, wr, 6-2, 220, Holy Cross School, New OrleansKirby Choates, db, 6-0, 184, Tri-Cities High, East Point, Ga.Tae Crowder, rb, 6-3, 220, Harris County High, Hamilton, Ga.Jake Ganus, lb, 6-2, 215, Chelsea...

Severe storms blamed for 2 deaths

...two Atlanta suburbs. An EF1 tornado hit Alpharetta ? northeast of Atlanta ? and an EF0 tornado was confirmed in East Point, southeast of downtown Atlanta, said National Weather Service meteorologist Ryan Willis.In Louisiana, Gov. Bobby...