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NBA Championship May Be in the Hawks Future

NBA Championship May Be in the Hawks Future

It has been four and a half decades since the Atlanta Hawks have been to the Eastern Conference finals, and had even a glimmer of hope of the NBA championship in their future. They had to climb out of a rut they were in, put on their game face, and are now ready to fight the […]

Black Man Found by Police Hanging From Tree in Georgia

Black Man Found by Police Hanging From Tree in Georgia

Georgia law enforcement officials are currently investigating the death of a black man hanging from a tree in a wooded area. On Monday, Joe Wooten, a special agent with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI), stated that nothing obvious infers foul play; however, they have yet rule out homicide. The black man found hanging from […]

Plane Crash Kills Four People on Major Atlanta Highway

Plane Crash Kills Four People on Major Atlanta Highway

Friday morning saw tragedy strike in Atlanta when a small plane that had just departed from DeKalb Peachtree Airport crashed in the middle of a busy Atlanta interstate highway. Weather conditions were not a factor for the small personal aircraft, a Piper PA-32. According to the local ABC affiliate, the pilot reported having issues upon departure. […]

Atlanta Woman Fatally Shot in Patrol Car

Atlanta Woman Fatally Shot in Patrol Car

An Atlanta woman was fatally shot in the back of a police cruiser. The incident happened just after five p.m Thursday in front of the police precinct on Pryor Street near Underground Atlanta. The busy street in Atlanta was closed, and a squad car showed signs of the bullet holes from the gun fire. The […]

Shooting Near Atlanta Courthouse, Police Closing Streets

Shooting Near Atlanta Courthouse, Police Closing Streets

Police in downtown Atlanta are closing streets after a reported shooting near the Fulton County Courthouse. There was gunfire exchanged between police and a female assailant, who rammed a stolen vehicle into a patrol vehicle and allegedly began firing Thursday night. The woman is suspected to have initiated the gunfire with police returning fire and […]

Atlanta Public Schools Case Indicative of Widespread Cheating

Atlanta Public Schools Case Indicative of Widespread Cheating

The Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal may be recognized by educators and investigators as the most prolific case of cheating to date, but it is indicative of the state of education as a whole. In fact, those who deal with education matters say cheating is widespread throughout the United States. Fair Test, the National Center for […]

Freedom to Discriminate

Freedom to Discriminate

Personal freedoms have been debated since the United States came into existence as an independent country. As a society, there have been battles for independence from the rule of another country, there was a war over the ability to govern each state based on the beliefs, and long held traditions of the area and there […]

McDonald’s Customer Attacked Cashier for Overcharged Order

McDonald’s Customer Attacked Cashier for Overcharged Order

A McDonald’s cashier in Georgia was attacked by an angry customer after his order accidentally rung up incorrectly. Reportedly upon realizing he had been overcharged Willis Mann jumped over the counter, choked the cashier and punched him. The cashier suffered minor injuries, while his attacker now has bigger issues than an overcharged over. Witnesses of […]

Georgia Police Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting

Georgia Police Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting

Sandy Springs, Georgia, police are on the scene of a shooting which appears to have involved an officer. Details are incomplete at this juncture, but initial reports confirm that one person was shot and transported to a local hospital for treatment. It is not yet known what their condition is or whether it was the […]

Georgia Executes Convicted Murderer

Georgia Executes Convicted Murderer

The Georgia Attorney General’s office has just made the announcement that the scheduled execution of convicted murderer, Warren Lee Hill has been carried out. Hill had appealed for a stay of execution to the Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles based on his low IQ, claiming that it was a disability which should exempt him […]

Supreme Court Will Not Halt Execution

Supreme Court Will Not Halt Execution

The Supreme Court was asked to consider the case of a Georgia man scheduled to be executed tonight and halt his execution, but they have refused to issue a stay. The man, Warren Lee Hill, had requested clemency from the Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles based on his low IQ, claiming that he was […]

Atlanta Shooting Being Investigated

Atlanta Shooting Being Investigated

Atlanta Police are reporting a shooting that took place in a home where two victims were hit in the attack. The shooting took place by Atlanta Avenue on Hill Street.  A man and a woman inside of the Southeast Atlanta house were both struck by gunfire when someone fired into the house from outside. What […]

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