Nurse arrested in case of incapacitated woman who gave birth

Investigators arrested 36-year-old Nathan Sutherland on one count of sexual assault and one count of vulnerable adult abuse.
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Public schools across US risk running out of funds for free, reduced lunch program

In the Grand Rapids Public School District alone, that's up to 17,000 children that could be affected


  Supreme Court of Georgia upholds murder conviction in 2008 slaying of expectant mother in Columbus

Missing AL man found shot to death in a vehicle in LaGrange, police say

Business and church in Midtown Columbus on high alert after multiple burglaries

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Day celebrated in Harris County

  Columbus Metra bus driver rescues passengers after bus goes up in flames

Over the weekend, a Columbus city bus burst into flames in the middle of a normal route. The evacuation of the passengers is being recognized as heroic.
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Mother arrested after newborn found dead in trash can at Amazon warehouse

The 22-year-old told police she didn’t know she was pregnant and panicked after giving birth then hid the newborn in the trash.

  Denny’s restaurant in Columbus open for business after car runs into building

UPDATE: Missing Opelika teen returned home safe

Great Wolf Lodge Resort going strong after grand opening eight months ago

Columbus Water Works gives notice of unpaid bill, payment issues to Ralston Towers owners

  Law enforcement reminds parents, children to be cautious of child predators at school bus stops

MLK Day events in the Chattahoochee Valley

Lee County Sheriff’s Office warning of jury duty phone scam

LaGrange police investigating late-night shooting on Adamson St.

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Richest 26 people alive have as much money as poorest 3.8 billion, report says

The world's largest fortunes, according to the report, are growing at a rate of $2.5 billion a day.


REPORT: NFL rule allows Commissioner Roger Goodell to reverse outcome of Saints-Rams game

Reports: AL quarterback Jalen Hurts takes step towards transfer

According to ESPN and CBS Sports, Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts has taken a first but not final step towards transferring to a different college football program.


  PAWS Humane pet experts advising to bring pets inside as freezing temperatures approach

WATCH: Chambers County Sheriff’s Office holds press conference after man wanted for 1985 murder arrested in Puerto Rico

CPD offering increased reward for information in the murder of Columbus teen

Two suspects arrested in murder of Seale couple initially believed to have died in a fire

  Experts give tips to prep your home, car for winter weather

As the temperatures continue to drop this weekend reaching below freezing, you will need to take some steps to get your home and belongings ready. Vice President of Ace Hardware Seth Johnson said “a simple check around the home... a few dollars spent... for prevention goes a long way.”
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Ticket prices slump for Patriots-Rams Super Bowl game

The price of admission to the Feb. 3 game between New England and Los Angeles is averaging more than $4,000 a seat.

  Teen suspect linked to Columbus thefts and murder appears in court

Partial government shutdown could affect food assistance programs in the Chattahoochee Valley

Fire crews on scene of house fire on Magnolia Ct. in Phenix City

MCSD to provide jobs to Columbus State University College of Education graduates