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7-year-old killed, 6 injured in fatal car wreck

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According to officials, the crash occurred when the tire of one of the driver's vehicles blew, causing the driver to lose control.

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Woman's body recovered in Allatoona Lake

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Rhonda Tibbs, 55, was last seen Friday night on the dock of the marina and was reported missing by family. 

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Man accused of shooting at two officers on the run Video included

Source: Clayton County Sheriff's Office Source: Clayton County Sheriff's Office
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Police are searching for a man they say shot at two College Park officers Saturday, injuring one.

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Toddler drowns in family pool in Cartersville

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A family in Cartersville is mourning the fatal drowning of a toddler Saturday afternoon. unresponsive and not breathing in the family's pool along Waterford Drive. 

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Body discovered in Lake Lanier

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Authorities say they discovered the body of a male victim floating in Lake Lanier, Saturday afternoon. 

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Three people escape boat fire on Lake Lanier

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Hall County Fire Services responded to a boat fire in the area of Van Pugh Campground around 1:30 p.m. 

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Man charged after allegedly causing death of 98 year-old woman

Source: Newnan Police Source: Newnan Police
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A man has been charged after allegedly breaking a 98 year-old woman's leg that led to her death following emergency surgery. 

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Five principals removed from failing Henry County schools

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Some metro Atlanta parents refused to hold back, speaking out about significantly lower test scores across the Henry County School District.

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Driver who hit parked vehicle believed to be in possession of "Gray Death" substance

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An unconscious driver that hit a parked car in Villa Rica is believed to have been in possession of the substance known as "Gray Death." 

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Switch to invest $2.5 billion in Douglas County

Source: Switch via Twitter Source: Switch via Twitter
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Switch, a global technology solutions corporation, will create 65 jobs as well as invest $2.5 billion in a data center om Douglas County. 

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College Park wins Excellence in Financial Reporting Award

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The historic city of College Park has been awarded the distinguished Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting.

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8th grader arrested after bringing gun to school

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An 8th grader at Austin Middle School in Paulding County was arrested Tuesday after bringing a gun to school. 

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Teen killed by fallen tree during camping trip to be laid to rest Thursday

Source: Cobb County Schools Source: Cobb County Schools
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The funeral for a teen who died after sustaining injuries due to a fallen tree during a camping trip with friends will be held Thursday evening.

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Two men originally thought killed in traffic crash victims in double homicide

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Two men initially thought to be killed after a truck overturned in Walton County on Monday were actually the victims in a double homicide.

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Nash Farm Battlefield Civil War Museum to close; volunteers blame commissioner

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The volunteers who run a Hampton civil war museum said close for good on June 1.

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Auto theft suspect identified by police

Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office Source: Hall County Sheriff's Office
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Amanda Yvonne Moore, 42, went to Kar Kingdom May 17 to test drive a 2005 Chrysler Pacifica. Police say she presented a fraudulent drivers' license, departed the dealership on the test drive, but did not return. 

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Man suspected of armed robbery at Dollar General killed during home invasion

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A home invasion suspect who was also suspected of robbing a Dollar General was killed by a homeowner. R

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Missing teen last seen a year ago

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The family of Aubrey Carroll last saw him in Griffin, Georgia a year ago. 

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Conyers Police come to the rescue with kids new bike

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Conyers Police make the extra effort for a child whose bike was stolen over spring break.

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Barrow County boy who died in pond to be laid to rest Tuesday Video included

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Barrow County EMS said that the body of Andrei Iurco, who disappeared in the 3-acre pond along Hancock Bridge Road, has been found in that same area.

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Clayton County Board of Health reopens after malfunction

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The Clayton County Board of Health building has reopened Tuesday after it was forced to shut down because of a power failure.

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Mattie's Call issued for missing Riverdale man

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A man is missing after he left his group home in Riverdale and a Mattie's Call has been issued as a result.

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City of Conyers clears path to new outdoor trails

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More than 20 miles east of Atlanta, some 15,000 people live in the city of Conyers. This historic town is home to the Georgia International Horse Park and more than 20 miles of outdoor trails.

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The Monastery of the Holy Spirit attracts visitors to Conyers

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For more than 70 years, the Monastery of the Holy Spirit has been a place of peace.

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Man dies in fatal vehicle fire in Cherokee County

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Fire and Emergency Services responded to a fatal vehicle fire on Highway 39 at 11 o'clock Friday morning.

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Police arrest man suspected in armed robbery of Goodwill

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Woodstock Police have arrested a man accused in the armed robbery at a local Goodwill store.

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Hot air balloon lands in Forsyth County neighborhood

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Some residents in Cumming were surprised Saturday morning when a hot air balloon landed on their street.

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Traffic stop leads to rape charges against Spalding County teacher

Source: Griffin-Spalding County Sheriff's Office Source: Griffin-Spalding County Sheriff's Office
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A former Spalding County teacher is facing several sexual related charges after she was caught with some of her students inside her vehicle when she was pulled over by police.

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Mattie's Call issued for man diagnosed with bi-polar disorder

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Police are searching for a missing Clayton County man diagnosed with schizophrenia and bi-polar disorder who walked away from his home early Thursday morning.

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Officials consider lifting ban on dock cams at Lake Lanier Video included

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CBS46 has learned that authorities are considering lifting a 13-year ban on dock cameras at Lake Lanier.

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