AT&T vendor caught using ‘N-word’ directed at South Fulton teenager

SOUTH FULTON, Ga. (CBS46) – An unprovoked racial attack was caught on camera. A man soliciting for AT&T directed a racial slur at a South Fulton family’s teenage son. The man was going door-to-door soliciting customers on Concord Loop in …

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Decatur renters hold rally, say they’re being wrongfully evicted

DECATUR, Ga (CBS46) – More than 200 people in Decatur are being forced out of their homes. They’re calling on their county government to help. Many of them gathered outside the DeKalb County government building Thursday morning to participate in …

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Clayton County residents endure repeated apartment flooding

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) – Valerie Williams gets a sinking feeling seeing rain on the radar. “I live in fear of the rain. I honestly, every time I know it’s going to rain, I’m in tears. Honestly, I have panic attacks, …

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Parents compare new Cobb elementary school logo to Nazi symbol

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) – Families in Cobb County shared shock and disbelief over a new school logo they believe closely resembles Nazi paraphernalia. In an email to parents Monday, East Side Elementary unveiled the logo’s design of an Eagle with …

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Police find guns stashed ‘behind candy bars’ at Atlanta gas stations

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) – Atlanta Police reported at least seven separate incidences in 2022 where officers have recovered guns stashed inside gas stations and convenience stores. “We often get consent to go inside and we remove guns from behind candy …

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Atlanta 911 dispatcher helps driver get out of flooded car after heavy rains

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) – A man is thankful for an Atlanta 9-1-1 dispatcher who walked him through how to safely get out of his car after heavy rains caused flash flooding. Tobreshia Horn answered the call during which the driver …

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Gwinnett Police cracking down on laser pointers from the sky

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (CBS46) – This week, a 30-year-old Lawrenceville man was arrested after police said he shined a laser at their unit helicopter. “When that laser comes in and hits these windshields and windscreens it just lights up the entire …

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Customers raise thousands of dollars for Waffle House employee fighting cancer

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) – Waffle House customers are raising money for a beloved employee who hides her personal struggle with a smile. Cynthia Morrison has worked at the Waffle House on Cedarcrest Road and Highway 92 for 37 years. Not …

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Maintenance worker shoots, kills 8-month-old puppy, police say no charges

ROSWELL, Ga. (CBS46) – A Roswell family says their 8-month-old German Shepard was wrongfully shot and killed during a maintenance service call, police say the alleged shooter will not face any charges. “She was eight months, she was raised with …

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$30M donation sets Atlanta BeltLine to be completed by 2030

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) – The Atlanta BeltLine is one step closer to being completed. Mayor Andre Dickens and other civic leaders announced the recent donation of $30 million by the James M. Cox Foundation. The funding will allow for the …

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