Firefighters confirmed an unattended space heater caused the fire that destroyed most of a residential mobile home in the 3000 block of Clarks Bridge Road and tied up traffic along the Lake Lanier route late Tuesday afternoon.
State Sen. Jack Murphy of Cumming, chairman of the state Senate Banking and Financial Institutions Committee, has less than three weeks to respond to a civil lawsuit filed against him and seven other executives and directors of the failed Integrity Bank.
January 19, 2011|
Times regional staff
Georgia Department of Transportation workers' response to last week's snow and ice storm was "valiant," but the department also has ideas on how to improve future winter weather responses, top state transportation officials said today.
Twenty young people, including two from Hall County, were arrested early Saturday morning and charged with underage drinking following a number of complaints about a loud party on Cooks Road in Barrow County.
Jo Ann Adams remembers a time when prescriptions were filled by hand, when she carefully poured powders into capsules behind the counter at Riverside Pharmacy. They pounded out labels on typewriters, she said, and wrote out every ticket.
A group walking down his street signaled "vivid dreams and memories," Kenneth Roberts said, of when he refused to stand up from an Atlanta lunch counter, and marched arm-in-arm through the streets, rallying for civil rights.