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Falcons' Antone Smith starting to work his way back

...on Nov. 16, has started running during his rehabilitation."The recovery is going pretty good," Smith told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution last week. "I'm up and running. I'm almost full force, but not quite where I need to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-05-23/falcons-antone-smith-starting
Georgia state trooper shoots traveler after traffic stop

...trooper fired a shot, though it was unclear whether the man was hit by the bullet or by shrapnel, Ricketson told The Atlanta-Journal Con stitution.The passenger appeared to have been hit in his upper body and was taken away by ambulance, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-22/georgia-state-trooper-shoots-
GBI reopens inquiry into fatal shooting by Union City officer

...unarmed 19-year-old killed by a police officer in 2011, an agency spokeswoman said Monday.An investigation by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and WSB-TV raised questions about how Union City police Officer Luther Lewis shot Ariston Waiters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-18/gbi-reopens-inquiry-fatal-sho
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
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
Ex-SEC player faces murder charge

...Ga. - Police have charged a former Southeastern Conference football player with killing a 4-year-old boy. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports 26-year-old Steven Terrence Singleton, a former football player at Buford High School...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-30/ex-sec-player-faces-murder-c
Educators arrested after student incident

...administrators surrendered to accusations of using excessive physical force against two elementary school students.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Atkinson Elementary School principal Aveory Allen and teacher Derek Wilder grabbed two boys...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-29/educators-arrested-after-student-in
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
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