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Come to a full stop

...That's the goal of a recently filed federal lawsuit against the state Department of Driver Services.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution quotes a group of immigrants, unnamed out of concerns for their "safety" and who are "living in Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-09-03/come-full-stop
Georgia governor proposes spending $50 million more on pre-kindergarten to reverse cuts

...pre-kindergarten program that increased class sizes and cut teacher pay.The Republican governor told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the specifics are still in the works."We all know the statistics indicate a good pre-K program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-31/georgia-governor-proposes-spe
Immigrants sue Ga. over driver licenses

...residency is disputed sued Georgia's state government Monday for refusing to issue them driver's licenses. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the federal lawsuit accuses the Georgia Department of Driver Services of violating the constitutional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-09-01/immigrants-sue-ga-over-drive
Georgia Tech's Patrick Skov pushing for starting spot

...second camp scrimmage Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium."I thought Patrick played well," Johnson told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. "That's his best performance to date, I think."Skov, who came to Georgia Tech as a graduate transfer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-15/georgia-techs-patrick-sko
Georgia inmate steals truck, escapes

...criminal trespass, false statements, identity fraud, theft and possession of drug-related objects.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the stolen truck is a 1997 white, extended-bed Chevrolet C2500 with Latex Construction logos...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-06/georgia-inmate-steals-truck-escapes
Grady Hospital releases rape evidence

...police laboratory more than 1,000 packages containing sex crime evidence that it had stored since 2000. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports 1,500 of these kits piled up at Grady Memorial Hospital partly because the hospital failed to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-31/grady-hospital-releases-rape
Book briefs

...adolescenceWilliam Sanders, an award-winning writer for daily newspapers including The Augusta Chronicle and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, has written Staying: A Multi-Generational Memoir of Rescue and Restoration, which chronicles the events...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-07-30/book-briefs
Grand jury clears cop in shooting

...Attorney Paul Howard and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation reopened the probe into Waiters' death after The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and WSB-TV raised questions about the thoroughness of the investigation. Howard thanked Union City police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-07/grand-jury-clears-cop-shooting
Man dies fleeing DeKalb police

ATLANTA - DeKalb County police say a man died after falling from a wall during a police chase that involved a Taser.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-07/man-dies-fleeing-dekalb-police
Toddler, dead adults found in car near Atlanta

...car's headlights were still on when officers arrived. Powder Springs Deputy Police Chief Matt Boyd told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution the deaths are being investigated as a double homicide.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-06/toddler-dead-adults-found-car-near-