Victor Hill accused of shooting woman in Lawrencev...
by Kate Brumback
Associated Press
04:20 PM, Monday, May 04
Sheriff Victor Hill has been a lightning rod for controversy since he fired 27 deputies on his first day in office a decade ago and then used a military tank on drug raids in suburban Atlanta's Clayton County. He was voted out of office in 2008, b...

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As year ends, financial advisors offer guidance
With this year coming to a close and 2015 on the horizon, three local financial advisors last week offered some guida...
09:22 AM, Tuesday, December 23
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Jason Alexander to headline fifth Symphony Gala
The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Monday announced it will host its fifth annual Symphony Gala March 7 at the Woodruff A...
01:38 PM, Monday, December 22
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DeKalb police: Suspect dead after standoff
Police said a suspect who at times during a standoff in southern DeKalb County fired on officers and civilians has be...
01:17 PM, Monday, December 22
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Strong storms predicted on Christmas Eve across Georgia
Forecasters say strong storms, some with the potential for isolated tornadoes, are possible over large parts of Georg...
12:58 PM, Monday, December 22
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DeKalb legislators talk transit, cityhood
Transportation, the special purpose local option sales tax, annexation and education were just some of the topics dur...
11:50 AM, Monday, December 22
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UPDATED: Police arrest armed robbery suspect
(UPDATED SUNDAY AT 12:03 P.M. WITH THE SUSPECT'S NAME, AGE, RESIDENCE AND PHOTO) The Sandy Springs Police Department ...
09:48 AM, Sunday, December 21
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Paulding airport board OKs permit for May air show
The Paulding Airport Authority has cleared the way for the Salute America 2015 air show in May at Silver Comet Field....
03:37 PM, Friday, December 19
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Bucci foresees heavy workload as newest Superior Court judge
Dean Bucci said he anticipates a heavy workload once he begins his job as Paulding’s newest Superior Court judge. He ...
03:11 PM, Friday, December 19
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New commissioners take oath of office
County office-holders who won election this year took their oaths of office Thursday from Probate Judge Deborah Ander...
02:49 PM, Friday, December 19
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Parents affected by redistricting speak out at meeting
Parents of students affected by Fulton County Schools’ northern redistricting plan used Thursday night’s Board of Edu...
12:09 AM, Friday, December 19
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Area’s schools CCRPI scores mixed
The Georgia Department of Education Tuesday released the College and Career Ready Performance Index, based on data fr...
04:49 PM, Wednesday, December 17
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Council approves townhome rezoning, nonprofit grants
(UPDATED THURSDAY AT 10:20 A.M. WITH THE CORRECT NUMBER OF TOWNHOUSES IN THE SOUTHTECH HOMES DEVELOPMENT) In its fina...
03:43 PM, Wednesday, December 17
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NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH: Uber trouble
Police reports of note from the Atlanta Police Department’s Zone 2, which includes Buckhead, Nov. 30  through Dec. 6,...
03:36 PM, Wednesday, December 17
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House: Gingrey broke Ethics Code
The U.S. House Ethics Committee Thursday gave outgoing District 11 U.S. Rep. Phil Gingrey, R-Marietta, a public rebuk...
03:31 PM, Wednesday, December 17
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All north Fulton middle schools impacted by redistricting ...
Under Fulton Schools’ draft redistricting plan, all 10 local middle schools will be affected. The proposed rezonings ...
03:20 PM, Wednesday, December 17
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