Updated: 02/28/2012 - WRDW Complete contest rules
Updated: 02/28/2012 - WRDW Complete contest rules
Posted: 08/03/2011 - Muscogee County Sheriff John Darr has suspended without pay a sheriff's office employee who he claims improperly handled confidential personnel documents.
Posted: 08/03/2011 - Two Georgia high school football players have died, one of them after he collapsed while leaving the field after practice.
Posted: 07/31/2011 - MIDWAY, Ga. (AP) -- Three Georgia girls whose lemonade stand got a sour reception by their hometown police are reopening their summer business on Jekyll Island.
Posted: 07/28/2011 - SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) -- A Spartanburg veterinarian with experience in treating wild birds is working to nurse an injured eagle back to health.
Posted: 07/23/2011 - MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) -- State officials say an Horry (oh-REE) County wildfire has broken through containment lines and continues to spread.
Posted: 07/23/2011 - Zoo Atlanta's second giraffe calf born in its 122-year history and the first for mother, Mona, arrived early Friday. Curator of mammals Rebecca Snyder says giraffes are among the most popular animals at Zoo Atlanta.
Posted: 07/23/2011 - ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- Two Statham 13-year-olds who led police on a daylong manhunt into South Carolina are back home and awaiting their fate.
Updated: 07/18/2011 - Legendary football coach Luther Welsh died Thursday morning. He spent parts of seven decades coaching at Thomson High School, winning 323 games in 43 seasons. The legendary football coach had been at University Hospital since Wednesday morning. He was 79 years old. Funeral services will take place at Mt. Zion Presbyterian Church in St. Charles, S.C., at 4 p.m. July 16.
Posted: 07/13/2011 - ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- Renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma is set to give a solo performance at the University of Georgia.
Posted: 07/13/2011 - ATLANTA (AP) -- Atlanta firefighters have put out a fire in a building at the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site.
Posted: 07/11/2011 - FOLKSTON, Ga. (AP) -- Fire information officers say rain helped slow the huge Honey Prairie Fire on the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge during the weekend.
Updated: 07/08/2011 - DNR and Dawson County Emergency Services responded to a call following a report that a juvenile had been hit by a watercraft.
Posted: 07/07/2011 - Hall County sheriff's deputies have been patrolling the northeast Georgia county after several people reported hearing a mysterious loud noise.
- Kenneth Myers, 47, allegedly killed four women before taking his own life over the weekend.
The victims were identified as Angela Myers, wife of Kenneth Myers; Tabitha Brown, Angela's twin sister; Vicki May Hook Brown, mother of Angela and Tabitha; and Esther Baldwin, ex-wife of Kenneth. All four victims died from gunshot wounds.
The deaths of all four women have been ruled as homicides, while Myers' death has been ruled as a suicide.
Posted: 07/04/2011 - SUMTER, S.C. (AP) -- Shaw Air Force Base, the Third Army and the city of Sumter are celebrating Independence Day with music, military displays and a fireworks display.
Posted: 06/30/2011 - GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) -- Two workers injured in a fire at a mill in Greenwood earlier this week are hospitalized at a burn center in Georgia.
Posted: 06/27/2011 - OKEFENOKEE, Ga. (AP) -- Thunderstorms that helped contain large wildfires in south Georgia have also thwarted the work of firefighters.
Posted: 06/24/2011 - COLUMBIA COUNTY, GA - There will be a temporary lane closure on Washington Road in Columbia County next week.
Posted: 06/24/2011 - BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — A Brunswick mower manufacturer is volunteering equipment and manpower to help protect Ware County buildings as the 267,900-acre Honey Prairie Fire continues spreading through the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge.
Updated: 01/02/2012 - Homes for Our Troops was told construction on Sergeant First Class Sean Gittens' home was blocked because it didn't meet the size requirements and was not designed as a multi-level home. The contractors received a cease and desist letter from the Knob Hill Property Owners Association, so construction on the home stopped.
Updated: 06/20/2011 - ATLANTA (AP) — A federal judge heard arguments on a request by civil liberties groups to block Georgia's law cracking down on illegal immigration from taking effect until a legal challenge has been resolved, but said he would not make an immediate ruling.
Posted: 06/20/2011 - ATLANTA (AP) — A civil rights group told The Associated Press it's asking Georgia's medical board to revoke the license of a physician who participates in lethal injections in a bid to halt an execution.
Posted: 06/20/2011 - ATLANTA (AP) — A federal judge in Atlanta is set to hear arguments on an attempt by civil liberties groups to block Georgia's law cracking down on illegal immigration from taking effect.
Posted: 06/20/2011 - WAYCROSS, Ga. (AP) — Firefighters are at work in southeast Georgia forests, trying to head off another surge of fires.