Property transfers

...Drive, Lot 44, Block I, Pine Place, $79,900Leon Ghitter Real Estate Partners LP to Charles Jordan, Lot 2, on the northwest side of Old Savannah Road, 1631 Old Savannah Road, $3,500Leon Ghitter Real Estate Partners LP to Ronald Seago, 1108...

'A martyr for freedom'

...back at him.But if the barbarians who call themselves the Islamic State thought beheading the 40-year-old freelancer in northwest Syria would make the West cower and recoil, they thought wrong.On the contrary, the disgusting and widely broadcast atrocity...

Georgia authorities: Violent rampage of shootings, carjacking, wrecks leave 2 dead, 3 wounded

CARTERSVILLE, Ga. - Northwest Georgia authorities are trying to untangle the details of a violent rampage that left two people dead and three wounded Tuesday...

Across Georgia

...schoolATLANTA - Charges have been filed against three students accused of handling a gun that led to a school lockdown Monday in northwest Atlanta.Police say no injuries were reported and no shots were fired at Frederick Douglass High School. The weapon was...

Augusta's Keury Mella returns to mound in rookie level for rehab

...short-season Salem-Keizer on Thursday. He hit a batter but struck out one in a scoreless frame against Boise in the rookie level Northwest League.The 21-year-old right-hander, considered one of the better pitching prospects in the San Francisco Giants...

Audubon forest in SC sells carbon credits

...will never enter the atmosphere through burning or a change in use.More than 5,500 acres at the forest about 40 miles northwest of Charleston is covered by a conservation easement, a legally binding document meaning it can never be developed. The forest...

Depression-era colony cashing in on Johnny Cash's fame

...invested at the level they have without being able to focus on the Cash family," Hawkins said.A restored five-room house northwest of town holds items that belonged to the singer's parents ? a shaving mug in the bathroom and an upright piano atop red...

California man admits killing family, dog

...no history of criminal activity or any other trouble reported at the home during the seven years Holzer and his children lived there.The killings happened in Goleta, a city of 30,000 people about 10 miles northwest of Santa Barbara.

AAA Carolinas: Top South Carolina substandard bridges on Interstate 26

...half-century ago.For the 13th time in the 17 years the list has been released, it is again topped by the I-26 bridge just northwest of Columbia that carries the interstate across the CSX Railroad. That bridge, carrying almost 550,000 vehicles a week...

Across Georgia

...October.The 88-bed hospital, in the suburb of Smyrna just northwest of the city of Atlanta, "is no longer sustainable in today's...after she was found badly beaten on the Silver Comet Trail northwest of Atlanta.Paulding County sheriff's officials said a...