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Accused meth trafficker arrested in Athens

Athens-Clarke County Police make a drug arrest after a traffic stop on Oglethorpe Avenue: there are drug trafficking charges for the suspect, who is accused of distributing methamphetamine. Athens-Clarke County Police say they also found cocaine, cash, and a firearm. From the ACCPD Facebook page…. Early in the morning of...

Georgia babysitter charged with fentanyl-related murder of toddler

June 28, 2022 – A Georgia babysitter has been charged with the death of a baby who was exposed to an apparent drug cocktail that included fentanyl, police say. 59-year-old Pamala Graves was arrested on Tuesday after investigators determined she was taking care of the 15-month-old toddler. Police were...

Georgia Babysitter Charged with Murder After Exposing Toddler to ‘Fentanyl, Opiates, and Benzodiazepine’: Cops

A 59-year-old Georgia woman is behind bars this week after she exposed a 15-month-old child in her care to drugs that ultimately killed the toddler, police say. The suspect, identified by authorities in a statement to Law&Crime as Pamala Graves, was taken into custody and charged with one count of felony murder and possession of a schedule II controlled substance in connection with the baby’s death (notably the police report initially referred to the babysitter as Pamela Grace Parrish).
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Just in time for July 4: Six Athens BBQ spots to check out

Whether you want to outsource your Independence Day cooking to someone else, need to pick up dishes to bring to a potluck, or are looking for barbecue to savor any time this summer, here are some recommendations from our dining editors. Editors Note: If you are placing an order for...

NASCAR champ from Dawsonville celebrates with Bulldogs

Dawsonville native and 2020 NASCAR Cup Series champion Chase Elliott took part in an unprecedented celebration of Georgia champions in Atlanta Wednesday. In recognition of recent title triumphs by Elliott, the Atlanta Braves, and the University of Georgia, Elliott’s 2020 Cup championship trophy was proudly on display at the College Football Hall of Fame alongside the College Football Playoff National Championship trophy and the Atlanta Braves 2021 World Series trophy during the event, much to delight of Georgia sports fans in attendance - including Elliott himself.

Jeremy Pruitt Reveals If He Thinks Georgia Could Have Letdown

After snapping a four-decade title drought last season, Georgia will look to run it back in 2022. Repeating is difficult for any team in any sport, but Jeremy Pruitt believes Kirby Smart will keep his squad well-prepared to avoid a winner's curse. During an On The Beat podcast appearance, Pruitt...