...winner over Warner Robins, in tonight's championship game.Martinez Evans had gone 3-0 in pool play, beating Franklin County 2-0, Murphey-Candler 12-9 and Warner Robins 9-1 to earn the top seed out of Pool B. BasketballEx-Lion...

Martinez-Evans Little League team advances in state tournament

...championship game is slated for Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m.The Americans started pool play with a 2-0 win over Franklin County on Saturday and a come-from-behind 12-9 win over Murphey-Candler on Sunday.

3 dead in Ga. restaurant shooting

Authorities believe a 46-year-old Franklin County man killed the owner of a German-style...to die."Since both Chumleys lived in Franklin County, Hart County contacted the Franklin County Sheriff's Office for assistance in locating...

Interstate wreck kills Ga. deputy

...sheriff's deputy. The Georgia State Patrol said Franklin County sheriff's Deputy Cruz Thomas was attempting to catch...19h2mCB ) that the 26-year-old Thomas is the son of Franklin County Sheriff Stevie Thomas. The newspaper reports that...

Penalty phase begins in triple homicide trial of Adrian Hargrove

...remembers bleeding and the need to take medicine because of what Hargrove did.Marie Loftis, who retired from the Franklin County De partment of Family and Chil dren Services, testified that she investigated what happened to the child in 1998...

Greenbrier softball team finishes unbeaten in Mark Moseley Diamond Classic

...Harlem Lady Bull dogs (16-6) beat Savannah Christian 5-2 in eight innings Friday, lost 14-3 to Class AAA Franklin County and fell 2-1 in eight innings to Georgia Military College at home on Saturday.Calling Georgia Military College...

Augusta death penalty trial reset for Jan. 6 for Adrian Hargrove

...1998 case against Hargrove began as a charge of child molestation. He was arrested after a 3-year-old girl in Franklin County, where he was living at the time, was diagnosed with a sexually transmitted disease.District Attorney Ashley Wright...

Scott says state will sue Georgia over water

...who testified said action is needed now for the beleaguered industry. A group of 100 people gathered outside the Franklin County Courthouse before the hearing saying it was time for someone to stop Georgia's "unbridled" thirst for water.Water...

Body in well may be missing Ga. woman

...the body of a 33-year-old Franklin County woman missing for nearly two...bottom of a well near a field in Franklin County, about 3 miles from the home...car and other belongings.The Franklin County Sheriff's office immediately...

Elbert-based National Guard battalion heads to Afghanistan

...members leaving."My cousin is in this platoon, and I just wanted to be here to support him," said Michael Lowe of Franklin County. "I think it's a great thing to support them and let them know you care."