Created: Wed, 25 Jun 2014 01:15:26 EST
Updated: Wed, 25 Jun 2014 01:15:26 EST
ATLANTA (AP) — A death row inmate convicted of killing a store clerk who was set to testify against his son is to be executed on July 10. Authorities say Tommy Lee Waldrip, his son John Mark Waldrip and his brother-in-law Howard Livingston shot Keith Evans with birdshot in the face and neck and then beat him to death.
STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Stanley farms, one of the biggest producers of Vidalia onions, will pay nearly $100,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by American farmworkers. The workers had claimed they were paid less than minimum wage and less than foreign guest workers who worked alongside them.
DULUTH, Ga. (AP) — Gwinnett County fire officials say seven children on a daycare field trip have been treated for burns suffered during a railway museum visit. The children were on a full-size train ride in Duluth when hot embers blew from the train's stack. No one had to be hospitalized.
CLERMONT, Ga. (AP) — Three people now face charges after authorities say a child was burned at a Clermont daycare. Hall County deputies have arrested owner Minnie "Sue" Dupree and site director Tara Miller of Discovering Basics. Both are from Gainesville. Earlier, daycare worker Eddye Pittmon of Talmo was charged with child cruelty.