Attorneys for Ahmaud Arbery’s family said efforts by William Bryan and his attorney to paint Bryan as a victim are offensive to the Arbery family, as they vowed to continue pushing for his arrest. Bryan filmed the video of Arbery’s death on Feb. 23.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation joined Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr in reviewing how two district attorneys handled the early stages of the investigation into Ahmaud Arbery’s death, including why the prosecutors withheld possible conflicts from Carr’s office.
There are already deep concerns in Glynn County about the integrity of the police department and conflicts of interest in this case. Tuesday, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation confirmed the police department never requested the GBI come in and help investigate Arbery's death.
Soldiers at Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield must stay ready even with the threat of the virus. The commanding General said the virus changes the way they train, but they are still ready to go when called upon.
The Georgia Department of Labor processed 266,565 unemployment claims last week, up 19,000 from the week prior. The state paid over $155 million in benefits last week, which is more than the annual total of unemployment insurance paid in the last four years, according to the agency.
During this unprecedented time, everyday people are stepping up in extraordinary ways. WTOC wants to share those stories in a new segment called Every Day Heroes. Coastal Drug in Midway is doing just that.
The Georgia Department of Public Health updates the number of cases daily, and then the agency categorizes them by the date of the tests. Friday, the state reported 264 new cases in the noon update, but the cases are from multiple days.
Georgia Lieutenant Governor Geoff Duncan said his office is staying busy with virtual meetings and conference calls with state senators. One of his responsibilities is presiding over the state senate. WTOC asked Duncan when state lawmakers will come back to pass a budget.
March 9th marks 6 months since rescue crews pulled the final four crew members stuck in a capsized cargo ship near the Brunswick port. The Golden Ray rolled over in the overnight hours of September 8th.
A lot of you are concerned and wondering how you’ll pay your bills as many businesses close their doors. A non-partisan group in Georgia is recommending big changes to state leaders that put more money in the pockets of unemployed people for longer.