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A judge on Wednesday will determine if prosecutors have enough evidence to proceed to trial after a 22-day preliminary hearing.

Opelika City Council passed a new ordinance that city leaders say will make housing safer for city residents.

If you had your wedding dress preserved in 2004, you might want to check and make sure you have the right one.

Former President Donald Trump plans to speak this Saturday at the Georgia National Fairgrounds in Perry.

The mother is glad she's alive and able to hold her newborn son after the nightmare ordeal.

Miriam E. Travis retired as a detective sergeant in 1990 after 27 years with the department, including 11 in the Homicide Bureau.

According to Russell County Coroner Arthur Sumbry Jr., 70-year-old Frank Cobb was attacked by a pit bull and died from his injuries on Tuesday night, Sept. 21.

“We’re seeing so much resources, money, attention being displayed right in front of us when we have to fight for that same attention.”


MISSING PERSON: Aquasia Henderson, 19, was last seen June 17 near Walmart on Airport Thruway.

Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany is at full capacity, resulting in patients being sent to St. Francis Hospital in Columbus.

With more kids online during the pandemic, the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children reports a 90 percent increase in calls to their CyberTipline.

MORE DETAILS: A possible motive has been revealed in the deadly kidnapping of Tameka Skinner.

MISSING PERSON: James Rash, 77, was last seen Nov. 10 at around 5 p.m. driving on Orange Drive.

According to an email sent out by Muscogee County School District, the middle school, Eagle Ridge Elementary School and Shaw High School are on lockdown because of an alleged bomb threat and active shooter at Blackmon Road Middle School.

Jones was indicted Tuesday by a Muscogee County Grand Jury on nine counts of misconduct while in office.