Police say 24-year-old Ronnie Brooks, Jr. was shot on Parkchester Drive, off Buena Vista Road, on February 8th. He was taken to Piedmont Columbus Regional for treatment, but has now passed away from those injuries.
A man wanted for the shooting of an Auburn police officer has died, along with a woman who was with him. Police say the two were killed in an apartment fire that broke out during a standoff with law enforcement
A bill in the Georgia Senate could steeply increase state legislators pay. Sponsors of Senate Bill 81 said they want state legislators salaries to reflect the annual median household income in the state of Georgia.
The 85-year-old justice walked unassisted to her seat beside Chief Justice John Roberts when the court began its public session Tuesday. She returned to the bench eight weeks after surgery for lung cancer.