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Georgia House Explosion

      (WXIA)Habersham County, Georgia Officials are investigating the cause of a house explosion today in Habersham County, Georgia. Firefighter responded to the home, but it was completely destroyed by fire. Members of the Habersham County Sheriff’s office said…

Deal proclaims February 3 as "Falcons Friday"

NEWS RELEASE Gov. Nathan Deal today proclaimed February 3 as “Falcons Friday” ahead of Sunday’s Super Bowl LI faceoff between the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots. The governor encouraged state employees and all Georgians to show their support…

Fatal DUI suspect sentenced to 30 years

Atlanta, GA (WSB) - An Atlanta man was sentenced to 30 years in prison Thursday for a 2016 crash that killed a nine-year old boy and seriously injured two others. Ryan Lisabeth pleaded guilty to charges he was high on…

Lowe's to hire 45,000 seasonal workers

(CNN) - Lowe's plans to fill thousands of positions as it prepares for one of its busiest times of the year. Springtime brings in the business for Lowe's. To meet the demands, the home improvement chain says it will hire…

Apple to start making iPhones in India

San Francisco, CA (KGO) - A provincial technology minister in India says Apple now has an agreement with his state's government to start making iPhones inside the country. The official says assembly could start as soon as April at a…

Jobs report to be released

(CNN) - Investors are preparing for the first U.S. employment report of the Trump era. Labor Department officials will release the January jobs report at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. It's one of the most important measures of the U.S. economy…

Delaware Prison Incident

As inmates forced Delaware corrections Sgt. Steven Floyd into a closet, he tried to warn his colleagues rushing into the building."Even in his last moments, as the inmates attempted to take over of the building, Sgt. Floyd told a couple…

U.S. dollar has worst start to year in three decades

(CNN) - The U.S. dollar has lost its mojo and president Trump may be partly to blame. Another dip for the greenback on Thursday put it at the lowest level since mid-November and down 4% from the recent peak. The…

Apple dethroned as world's most valuable brand

(CNN) - Apple has been touted as the most valuable brand in the world for the last five years, but not anymore. The most recent "Brand Finance Global 500" report says Google is now on top. The study found that…

Uber CEO pulled out of Trump's business advisory council

(CNN) - Uber's chief executive officer has dropped out of president Trump's business advisory council. Travis Kalanick said he would not participate because of the president's executive order on immigration. In a memo to employess; Kalanick said "joining the group…

10-year-old Hit by a Truck in Eufaula, Alabama

37-year-old Holly Moulton of Eufaula, Alabama was arrested for a D-U-I and also charged with assault first degree. The charges are in connection with a 10-year-old boy being struck by a vehicle Moulton was driving, said Eufaula Police. The Traffic Investigations Unit…

Suspects ram a police cruiser during a high speed chase

Just after 9:40 Thursday morning officers with the Hogansville,Georgia Police Department were pursuing a vehicle on Interstate 85 southbound that had fled from a traffic stop. During the pursuit deputies with the Troup County Sheriff's Office deployed stop sticks on…

Soldier of the Week

This week's soldier of the week is Army Staff Sergeant Edgar Vitola. He serves as an ammunition manager at the Airborne and Ranger Brigade at Fort Benning. Sergeant Vitola also completed five combat deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom…

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