8-Year-Old Among I-575 Fatalities - Kennesaw Patch
One of two people killed in an afternoon crash that temporarily shutdown Interstate 575 South was 8 years old, the spokesman for the Cobb County Police Department said this evening.
Just before 2 p.m. Monday, Abraham Fernandez-Zuniga of Acworth was driving a red 2001 Chrysler Town and Country minivan northbound on I-575 with the 8-year-old passenger in tow. At the same time, Earldean Clayton of Rex was driving southbound on I-575 in a white 2007 International 7600 commercial vehicle. Find out what happened on Kennesaw Patch.
Butler Found Guilty in the 2009 Murder of Epsie Ewing, 65, of Loganville -Loganville-Grayson Patch
It took less than an hour after closing arguments for Alcovy Circuit Superior Court Judge Eugene Benton to find Corey Butler, 31, of Monroe, guilty of all 14 counts in the indictment for the 2009 murder of Epsie Ewing, 65, of Loganville.
Butler was accused of going to the home of Epsie and CF Ewing with Barry Marquez Partee and John Jody Blackwell on or about 1 p.m. on May 21, 2009 to commit armed robbery. During the attack, CF and Epsie Ewing were both beaten. For more on this story, visit Loganville-Grayson Patch.
Fisherman Finds Body Near Mary Alice Park - Cumming Patch
Forsyth County authorities hope a body found by a fisherman near Mary Alice Park is that of a Tucker man missing for a month after his boat was first seen running in circles on Lake Lanier.
After the body was found Sunday morning, Forsyth County deputies pulled it from the lake, according to WSB-TV. George Counts, 47, of Tucker, went missing on Feb. 18. For more on this story, visit Cumming Patch.
Former Dunwoody Resident Premieres Beatles Film - Dunwoody Patch
Former Dunwoody resident Ryan White premiered his film on The Beatles this past weekend at the Atlanta Film Festival.
"Good Ol' Freda" premiered at Druid Hills Baptist Church on Saturday, March 15.
This film centers around Freda Kelly, a Liverpool teenager who was asked to work for a local band hoping to make it big. For more on this story, vist Dunwoody Patch.
Recognizing the need for a holistic approach to combat street-level prostitution, the City of Atlanta has convened a Working Group to Reduce Prostitution to collaborate with key stakeholders and bring back recommendations to the Administration and City Council. For more on this story, visit Midtown Patch.
'The Returned' TV Crew Prepares Norcross Home for Filming - Norcross Patch
FTP Productions plans to film the ABC pilot for a supernatural drama called "The Returned" in Norcross this week. Most filming will take place at the Pafford home at 566 N. Peachtree St., but the production also plans to capture downtown businesses, street traffic and some neighbors surrounding the home. For more on this story, visit Norcross Patch.
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