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Seventh man pleads guilty in 2014 Wings Cafe shootout

Tavarus Antwone Coney, 31, pleaded guilty Feb. 24, 2017, in Bibb County Superior Court to violating the Georgia Street Gang Terrorism and Prevention Act in the December 2014 shooting at Wings Cafe that killed three and wounded one. Coney, sentenced as a first offender, is the seventh to plead guilty of 11 people charged in the case.

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Fatal confrontation caught on convenience store camera

Warning: Graphic Content: A surveillance camera caught the fatal confrontation between Kareem Mano and a man deputies identified as De'Andre Malik Thomas. The men appear to hand off something before they get into a heated conversation that ends in gunfire on Feb. 23, 2017, at USA Grocery on Rocky Creek Road in Macon, Georgia.

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Georgia on watch for drug-dependent newborns

Health professionals in Georgia are starting to watch more closely for the youngest victims of opioid abuse: babies who are born addicted to strong drugs. Some officials looking at state policy say closer medical attention for pregnant women would result in more healthy babies.

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From Mercer cadet to tank officer

Shannon Martin will be Mercer University's first female ROTC graduate to enter into a combat arms branch of the Army. In May, she will be commissioned as a second lieutenant and graduate with a biology degree.

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'Cut the speculation and let the police do their job,' former GBI agent says

Grinstead era GBI agent Gary Rothwell blasts "cruel opportunists" on social media for smearing the character of those close to Tara Grinstead. The beauty queen turned teacher disappeared in Oct. 22, 2005. Only in late February 2017 did Rothwell's former agency learn details of her death and announced murder charges against Ryan Alexander Duke.

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Fatal confrontation caught on convenience store camera

Warning: Graphic Content: A surveillance camera caught the fatal confrontation between Kareem Mano and a man deputies identified as De'Andre Malik Thomas. The men appear to hand off something before they get into a heated conversation that ends in gunfire on Feb. 23, 2017, at USA Grocery on Rocky Creek Road in Macon, Georgia.
Liz Fabian The Telegraph
Fatal confrontation caught on convenience store camera 3:26

Fatal confrontation caught on convenience store camera

From Mercer cadet to tank officer 1:16

From Mercer cadet to tank officer

GBI: Tara Grinstead murder suspect 'never on our radar screen' 4:01

GBI: Tara Grinstead murder suspect 'never on our radar screen'

'Cut the speculation and let the police do their job,' former GBI agent says 1:36

'Cut the speculation and let the police do their job,' former GBI agent says