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Men who stole 39 Wal-Mart iPads could be part of crime ring

...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, purchasing...

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 Tilson...

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

...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.

...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 he...

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

...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 on Hilton...

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

...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 21-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-20/across-georgia
Ga. mayor told to get anger counseling

...Stockbridge city council is ordering the mayor to undergo anger management counseling. Council members tell The Atlanta Journal-Constitution they're alarmed at what they describe as a series of outbursts by Mayor Tim Thompson in recent weeks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-19/ga-mayor-told-get-anger-coun