The smell of a plastic garbage bag burning is how Canton residents have described the odor coming from International Thermocast.
A Pickens County woman died in a horrific head-on, wrong way collision on I-575 between Canton and Ball Ground early Saturday morning.
Last Friday morning, Jasper Fire Department Responded to a sprinkler system alarm at First Baptist Church of Jasper.
A winter storm warning remains in effect from 10:00 AM this morning to 10:00 AM Thursday morning according to the National Weather Service.
An investigation is underway into a bizarre accident that involved an 18-wheeler, a parked vehicle and a house.
On Thursday, February 19, agents of the Cherokee Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad were conducting an investigation in the Woodstock area where they observed an individual later identified as Joseph Dejesus Centeno, 23 years old, of Woodstock.
The Canton City Council at its meeting tonight will consider an intergovernmental agreement with Cherokee County for the operation of the city's new fire station.
Urgent winter weather advisory for Hall, Banks, Floyd, Cherokee, Bartow, Pickens, Dawson, and Forsyth counties:
Here is an up-to-date listing of all warming shelters available for those concerned with the approaching frigid temperatures in the WLJA listening area:
A Marietta man who admitted to stabbing his wife and later setting his car and an adjacent house on fire late in 2013 has been sentenced for his crimes, the Cobb County District Attorney's Office announced Friday.
The final two men accused in a north Georgia motorcycle gang investigation by the FBI were sentenced Friday in federal court in Gainesville.
A Canton resident has been indicted on charges he allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted a former girlfriend.
An Austell woman has pleaded guilty to killing a Kennesaw State University student in an apparent case of road rage, WSB-TV reports.
Gilmer County Sheriff Stacy Nicholson releases the following information:
The Canton City Council will meet at 6:00 PM tonight at City Hall in downtown Canton.
A woman reported to the Bartow County Sheriff's Office that a man allegedly tried to lure her two children away as they returned home from school.
A worker at the Cherokee County Division of Family and Children Services was fired this week after her history of arrests surfaced in metro news investigations.
Move over Punxsutawney Phil, Georgia's own General Beauregard Lee doesn't need any help predicting the weather.
Leaders from the five cities around Cherokee County began to voice growing opposition Tuesday to the county's proposed alternative homestead option sales tax.
The three former Cherokee County court reporters who were indicted last month on racketeering charges for allegedly siphoning the county out of hundreds of thousands of dollars are headed to jail.
Searchers discovered a pair of bodies yesterday afternoon in Telfair County that is likely missing Elrey "Bud" Runion and June Runion.
Authorities say charges are expected in the stabbing death of an inmate earlier this month at Phillips State Prison near Buford.
A local organization that advocates for historic preservation has created a petition urging the Cherokee County School Board to incorporate either Building A or Building B - both recommended for demolition - into its new office complex.
Pickens County School System's Director of Operations Rick Little said while construction of the new lunchroom at Tate Elementary remains on schedule poor earth around the building is causing a problem.
A single vehicle accident on Towne Lake Parkway in Woodstock took the life of a 43-year-old woman last night.
An adult and teenager have been indicted in the Christmas Day armed robbery of two teenagers.
A traffic study could soon be conducted in Holly Springs for the downtown area after Holly Springs Mayor Tim Downing added the item to the agenda for discussion at the end of Monday's work session meeting.
Stakeholders tasked with finding a new president for Reinhardt University have narrowed the pool down from 70 applicants to three candidates, the school said on Thursday.