Old wells searched for Ga. student missing since 2007

...since 2007 will resume today in Walton County where for two days authorities...in a well in this location," Walton County Sheriff Joe Chapman said Tuesday...wells in the High Shoals area of Walton County off Georgia Highway 186, where...

Search narrows for missing student's body

...information leading them to the Walton County location might solve the 8-year-old...morning. She is being lodged in the Walton County Jail on charges unrelated to the...Gaines disappearance are from Walton County, according to Conway, who has...

Search for missing Ga. student halted

...November 2007. He was a freshman at the Oconee campus of Gainesville State College when he vanished.On Tuesday, Walton County Sheriff Joe Chapman said investigators received a tip that Gaines' body may be in a well near the Apalachee River...

Former Athens area coroner admits gun theft

...years in prison. As part of his sentencing, the former Walton County sheriff's deputy and police training instructor is...coroner in Athens, Tribble was also working for the Walton County Sheriff's Office, leaving in 2012. As a captain...


...following the league's personal conduct policy, putting Kromer on leave while investigating with the league.The Walton County (Fla.) Sheriff's Office says Kromer was arrested over the weekend after confronting two boys, pushing one to...


...Aaron Kromer was arrested Sunday in Florida after shoving a boy to the ground and punching him, authorities said.The Walton County Sheriff's Office said the dispute arose after Kromer and his son confronted three boys about their use of beach chairs...

Ga. cops dump sex offender in nearby county

...drove 51-year-old Ronald Dwayne Roebuck back to Walton County from where he'd come earlier in the day.Athens authorities...Athens-Clarke officer then gave Roebuck a courtesy ride to Walton County and dropped him off at a service station in Monroe.

Kasich tests Georgia waters

...issues where he knew he was out of sync with Georgia Republicans, and in the end, the 300 or so people attending the Walton County barbecue gave him a standing ovation.That reception was the reason the former congressman came to Georgia for a pair...

Santa Claus murder trial moves to Walton County

...children will be tried on capital murder charges in Walton County, a judge has ruled. Middle Judicial Circuit Chief...where the crimes occurred. It will be tried instead in Walton County, a small county east of Atlanta. The next pretrial...

Fire razes historic plantation

...keep a rock quarry out of eastern Walton County went up in flames Monday night...as a very suspicious fire," Walton County Sheriff Al Yarbrough said. However...construction was heart pine," said Walton County Fire Battalion Chief Mike Moore...