Last surviving member of crew to drop atomic bomb on Hiroshima dies in Georgia

...Theodore VanKirk, also known as "Dutch," died Monday of natural causes at the retirement home where he lived in Stone Mountain, Ga., his son Tom VanKirk said. He was 93.VanKirk flew nearly 60 bombing missions, but it was a single mission...

Kirkland Lewis Jr.

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Sergeant Kirkland Lewis, Jr. was born January 14, 1941 in...transcended from this life to his heavenly home Tuesday, July 15, 2014 in Stone Mountain, Ga. A Memorial Service will be held at Carswell Grove Baptist Church...

Kirkland Lewis Jr.

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Mr. Kirkland Lewis, Jr. entered into rest on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2014, 11:00 a.m. at Carswell Grove Baptist Church. His loving and devoted family will cherish his memories.

Marguerite Marlow

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Marguerite Mathis Marlow passed away her home on Tuesday...bachelor's degree in Art from Winthrop College. She spent her adult life in Stone Mountain, GA where she and her husband, Ed, raised their three children...

Richard Nickerson

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Mr. Richard Nickerson, 67, affectionately known as Papa...grandchildren. Richard is survived by his wife, Rethia Roach Nickerson of Stone Mountain; two children, Kamau (Felicia) Nickerson and Adisa (Chari) Nickerson...

2 charged in Ga. home invasion that killed baby

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Authorities say they've charged two men with murder in connection...injured. Police say a group of armed, masked men broke into a house in Stone Mountain on May 10 and the child, Kendarious Edwards, was shot to death. Police...

Across Georgia

...boyfriend, Keith Pinkney, left Johnson's 2-, 3- and 4-year-old children alone, barricaded in a room of a Stone Mountain apartment with a space heater. Investigators say the space heater caused a fire that killed two of the children...

For the record

...Avenue, armed robbery, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crimeBritton Rischard Burden, 24, of Stone Mountain, Ga., trafficking marijuana, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, possession of a firearm...

54 defendants charged in $18 million food stamp fraud scheme in Georgia

...reclaimed for the full amount.Other cities involved included Macon, Atlanta, Marietta, Lithonia, LaGrange, Stone Mountain, Riverdale, and elsewhere.In addition to the 54-defendant indictment, 34 other defendants have been charged...

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STONE MOUNTAIN, GA. - Two men have been charged in a shooting that killed a 9-month-old boy and injured three women.