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Auburn, AL

#BREAKING: Top-ranked Georgia prospect Derrick Brown announces he'll attend #Auburn https://t.co/FyQ32GLe1A https://t.co/KY2e9jBKum - @wsbtv

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Zika virus outbreak 2016

Georgia health officials confirm 1st travel-related case of Zika virus in state - FOX 5

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Jackson, GA

Georgia's oldest death row inmate executed in Jackson at 12:46 am ET for 1979 murder in Cobb County - FOX5 Atlanta

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Georgia, US

US Supreme Court denies stay of execution request for Georgia's oldest death row inmate, originally set to receive lethal injection at 7 pm ET - Buzzfeed News

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capital punishment

Georgia sets execution of former Navy sailor for 1992 killing of fellow crewmen for Feb. 17 at 7pm ET - AP

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Jackson County, GA

Georgia's Supreme Court denies a stay of execution for Brandon Jones, state's oldest Death Row inmate; lethal injection set for 7pm ET Tuesday - WSBTV

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Georgia, US

Editor's note: Animal prognosticators Punxsutawney Phil of Pennsylvania, General Beauregard Lee of Georgia and Staten Island Chuck of New York City all fail to see their shadow this Groundhog Day in an unanimous prediction for an early spring this season. - Shelley

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Groundhog Day

Upcoming: It's Groundhog Day and there are numerous animals prognosticating how long winter will last but today we'll be favoring Pennsylvania groundhog-in-chief Punxsutawney Phil of Gobbler's Knob. We may also follow up with General Beauregard Lee of Georgia who, legend says, is more accurate than his cousin. We'll let you know.

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Georgia, US

Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles denies clemency request from state's oldest death row inmate - WSB-TV

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Georgia, US

#BREAKING: I-285 @ Camp Creek Pkwy. @GADeptofTrans reports a wreck there SB/someone hit by a vehicle NB. #fox5atl https://t.co/fkoyTP6ME6 - @FOX5Atlanta

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Atlanta, GA

Georgia State Patrol troopers identify 3rd victim in fatal crash caused by police pursuit in Atlanta - FOX 5

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Georgia, US

RT @FOX5MedicalTeam: #BREAKING: CDC is currently testing specimens from several #Georgia residents with travel history to #Zika impacted ar… - @FOX5Atlanta

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Cobb County, Ga., officer-involved shooting, Jan. 27, 2016

Authorities identify Georgia State Patrol Trooper shot on Interstate-75 as Jacob Fields; trooper was shot in the abdomen and leg - AJC

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Georgia, US

RT @JovitaMoore: Both ambulances went to Kennestone Hiospital, one with the Ga State Patrol trooper. #Breaking #wsbtv - @wsbtv

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Georgia, US

#BREAKING: Deal reached in Georgia craft brewery battle. https://t.co/Z4rez4rEmd https://t.co/531FOtpJGe - @ajc

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Forsyth, GA

RT @Colt_johnson_: Snow in south Forsyth @wsbtv @BreakingNGWC @SofoSnow https://t.co/uB037hZn8m - @wsbtv

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Florida Panhandle, FL, US

Map: Tornado watch in effect for portions of Florida panhandle, southeastern Alabama and far southwestern Georgia until 6 am ET - Weather Channel

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US East Coast blizzard, January 2016

Editor's note: Currently, parts of Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Northern Virginia are under a blizzard warning ahead of the snowstorm expected to hit Friday evening. New York City and southern New York state are under a blizzard watch along with parts of New Jersey, Maryland and southeastern Pennsylvania. Parts of central Pennsylvania, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee and Georgia are under a winter storm warning. Blizzards are defined by the National Weather Service as a storm with large amounts of snow or blowing snow, winds of 35 mph or stronger, and visibility of less than a quarter of a mile for at least three hours. A blizzard warning is issued when these conditions are expected. A winter storm warning is issued when one or two of these conditions are expected, according to AccuWeather. - Stephanie

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US East Coast blizzard, January 2016

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal issues state of emergency for 21 counties ahead of winter storm

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Georgia, US

#BREAKING: Gov. Deal says 21 counties under state of emergency, government to shut down at noon tomorrow https://t.co/5Dz1ELdeOz - @wsbtv

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