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Storms level mobile homes near Atlanta

ATLANTA - Dozens of people are without homes in Fayette County after a storm took down trees and toppled homes at...came through the Pines Mobile Home Park Wednesday. A Fayette County Fire and EMS spokesman says more than 25 mobile homes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-25/storms-level-mobile-homes-ne
Rapper Rick Ross arrested on kidnap, assault charges

...bodyguard were taken into custody in Fayette County, Jim Joyner, a supervisor with...Roberts - was being held in the Fayette County Jail on charges of kidnapping...charges would have to come from Fayette County authorities, who weren't immediately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-24/rapper-rick-ross-arrested-ki
Poison center fields synthetic pot calls

...covered under "Chase's Law.'' The law is named after Chase Corbitt Burnett, a 16-year-old honor student from Fayette County who died shortly after experimenting with synthetic pot.Chase's law, passed by the Georgia General Assembly in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-16/poison-center-fields-synthet
1 dead; 4 hurt in 200-teen party near Atlanta

...others wounded at a huge party in Fayette County, south of Atlanta, authorities...social media, officials said.Fayette County deputies responded to the home...around 11:50 p.m. Saturday, Fayette County sheriff's spokesman Allen Stevens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-15/1-dead-4-hurt-200-teen-party
Advocacy groups question Georgia elections officials after voters face hassles at polls

...late October. The group's leader, Democratic Rep. Stacey Abrams of Atlanta, said Walton initially registered in Fayette County and filed a form to change her address so she could vote in Muscogee County."A registered voter changing her address...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-11
State school superintendent candidates debate Common Core at forum

...nine GOP candidates for the race to replace State School Superintendent John Barge attended.College professor and Fayette County School Board member Mary Kay Bacallao, Quitman County Superintendent Allen Fort, former Dekalb School board member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-20/state-school-superintendent-c
Browns aren't giving up on Johnny Manziel

...bond. KENTUCKY: A grand jury has cleared defensive end Lloyd Tubman of a rape charge.The Courier-Journal quoted Fayette County Commonwealth's Attorney Ray Larson as saying that the county grand jury deciding not to return an indictment against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-12/browns-arent-giving-johnn
International travelers, movie fans offer big gains in Georgia's tourism economy

...sure that it is going to be around for awhile," Langston said."The big one," he said, is Pinewood Studios in Fayette County, the production company known for Harry Potter and James Bond films.Langston told the forum that the agency is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-07/international-travelers-mo
Ga. Senate race zeroes in on metro Atlanta, north Georgia ahead of Tuesday's GOP runoff

...Karen Handel. She has since endorsed him.Marilyn Watts, a real estate broker and appraiser from unincorporated Fayette County, voted for Handel during the primary and was among those attending a meet-and-greet with Kingston at a coffee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-20/ga-senate-race-zeroes-metro-a
2 killed in Georgia plane crash

...two men on board were killed. Authorities have not released their names. Ercole says authorities in Coweta and Fayette counties spent about eight hours searching for the plane after a tower lost contact with it. The plane was a single-engine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-10/2-killed-georgia-plane-crash