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Group supporting convicted Atlanta teachers

...Public Schools educators convicted in a test-cheating trial says a new group supporting them launches this week.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution says Gerald Griggs offered few details beyond a website named "FreeOurTeachersNow.com" at a church...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-27/group-supporting-convicted-a
Men who stole 39 Wal-Mart iPads could be part of crime ring

...Last week a couple was accused of stealing 33 iPads valued at more than $15,000 at another Wal-Mart store.The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports two men stole iPads from a Wal-Mart in Dallas by hiding them inside a file cabinet box...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-21/men-who-stole-39-wal-m
Atlanta crash kills 2 kids

ATLANTA - Two children have died after their mother's car was involved in a three-car crash in Atlanta. A third child in the car has been hospitalized.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-13/atlanta-crash-kills-2-kids
Wounded by mom, Georgia teen dies

...involving several youths and adults started outside Tilson's College Park apartment Saturday.Hightower tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that Latoya Tilson was hit in the face, then fired a handgun into the crowd.Police say Pierre...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-07/ga-teen-shot-mom-dies
Georgia mom shoots son during fight

...between a group of youths and adults outside the woman's College Park apartment Saturday evening. Hightower tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that 33-year-old Latoya Tilson was hit in the face, then fired a handgun into the crowd. Hightower...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-06/georgia-mom-shoots-son-durin
Man shot 6 times in NW Ga.

...said residents were leaving a home off U.S. 411 when they saw the body on the ground early Tuesday morning. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that he was identified as 36-year-old Ashley Carr of White. Deputies tell WSB-TV that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-08/man-shot-6-times-nw-ga
Furman Bisher's sports writing inspired his wife to pursue painting

...and more than 50 Kentucky Derbys, World Series and Georgia-Georgia Tech football games. He spent 59 years with The Atlanta Journal-Constitution before retiring in 2009. He died on March 18, 2012, at age 93.The Bishers met on a golf course...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/masters/2015-04-06/furman-bishers-sports-writing-in
Ga. van crash kills 3, injures 8

COMMERCE, Ga. - Three people were killed and eight others injured when a van carrying members of two heavy metal bands careened off an interstate and down an embankment in northeast Georgia on Monday, authorities said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-06/ga-van-crash-kills-3-injures
Braves franchise changes include shift in offensive philosophy

The 2015 season marks a changing of the guard for the Atlanta Braves front office, but it also means a change in philosophy that could prove crucial for the franchise over the coming years.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-28/braves-franchise-changes
Across Georgia

...planned for a University of Georgia student found dead in her dorm room.Clarke County Coroner Sonny Wilson told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that an autopsy is expected today at a Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab. Police have said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-20/across-georgia