Ga. man kept pregnant teen murder victim under surveillance, GBI says

...surveillance before he allegedly beat her to death at their Jackson County home outside of Jefferson.A search of the home following...Superior Court.Although Hair's murder occurred in Jackson County, search warrants were filed locally because agents...

Ex-UGA registrar worker facing charges

...police obtained search warrants and searched Henderson's home on Jan. 31. On Wednesday, an investigator with the Jackson County Sheriff's Office arrested Henderson for identity fraud and card fraud based on a complaint filed by a UGA student...

Police charge Ga. man with killing teen girlfriend, child

...moved from south of Atlanta to Jackson County near Athens, where the mother...murder and feticide Friday.The Jackson County Sheriff's Office and the Georgia...investigation.Smith is being held at the Jackson County Jail. The county's chief magistrate...

Across the region

...students who are part of the nation's school lunch program should sweep cafeteria floors.Speaking at a meeting of Jackson County Republicans on Saturday, Kingston said making children do janitorial work would help them learn that there's...

Georgia dad ditches son on hunting trip

...Georgia man accused of leaving his 5-year-old son alone in a car during a hunting trip is free on $500 bond. Jackson County Sheriff's Lt. Rocky Harnen told AL.com that 29-year-old Brandon Mark Chambers, of Trenton, Ga., was charged...

Seattle Seahawks aren't ready to celebrate yet

...to play in games after sustaining a concussion.Chris Martin is one of five former players who filed a lawsuit in Jackson County on Tuesday against the organization for failing to disclose the dangers of competing after suffering head injuries...

Friday's Prep Scores

...33, Pelham 6East Paulding 34, Lithia Springs 0Edmund Burke 14, Trinity Christian-Dublin 12Elbert County 48, Jackson County 27Emanuel County Institute 35, Montgomery County 15Evans 26, Lakeside (Evans) 21First Presbyterian Day 42, Warren...

74 dogs, puppies seized in Jackson County

JEFFERSON, Ga. - Jackson County Animal Control officers and inspectors from the state Department...operation between Jefferson and Commerce in northeast Georgia. Jackson County public development director Gina Mitsdarffer says animal control...

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Regulators deny permission for landfill in Jackson County

...be allowed to build and operate a landfill in the Jackson County town of Arcade, state Environmental Protection Division...contempt hearing in a civil suit over the landfill. Jackson County Superior Court Judge Robert Adamson ruled in October...

Georgia meth raid yields albino deer

JEFFERSON, Ga. -- When Jackson County Sheriff's investigators raided the home of a suspected methamphetamine dealer last week, they recovered stolen guns and a mounted...