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Missing Atlanta woman, 63, found in good health

10:53 am Oct. 24, 2014

A 63-year-old Atlanta woman has been found in good health more than a week after a Mattie’s Call was issued in the case.

Evelyn Watson had last been seen Oct. 22 at the intersection of Joseph

Atlanta woman, 49, reported missing

7:59 am Oct. 22, 2014

Atlanta police need your help finding a 49-year-old woman who has not been seen in 17 days.

Shelia “Jackie” Hullens, who is unable to speak, was last seen Oct. 5 on a bus in the 800 block of Martin Luther

No bomb found after threat prompts evacuation of Riverdale Middle School

3:52 pm Sep. 8, 2014

By Steve Visser

Riverdale Middle School students got an extra-long day thanks to a bomb threat that was called in about 15 minutes before school got out Monday afternoon, said Vicki Constantinides of Clayton County Schools.

Consequently, the students were marched to a nearby library, organized by class, and transported to a recreation center, Constantinides said.

Parents picked up most of the kids, others went home by bus and some regular walkers walked,

Missing Snellville man, 87, found

12:26 pm Jul. 30, 2014

A Mattie’s Call was canceled Wednesday night after a missing 87-year-old man from Snellville was found, the GBI said.

Chlowe Cardwell had not been seen since 8 a.m. Wednesday when he drove away from an Oakwilde

Atlanta teen, 13-day-old son found in Union City

12:09 pm Jun. 28, 2014

A 15-year-old girl and her 13-day-old son have been found safe in Union City, an Atlanta police spokeswoman said.

Kiara Hightower and Terion Hightower were last seen at 6 a.m. Friday, Atlanta police Officer Kim Jones said in an emailed

Atlanta teen in good health; Mattie’s Call canceled

9:00 am Jun. 19, 2014

A Mattie’s Call alert has been canceled for a mentally challenged 18-year-old Atlanta woman.

Atlanta police Sgt. Greg Lyon said Anetra Biggs was reported missing early Thursday by her aunt, Sheila Biggs.

According to Lyon, Sheila Biggs told police

Missing Gilmer man, 68, found Wednesday

12:38 pm Jun. 17, 2014

A missing 68-year-old Gilmer County man with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease was found Wednesday, authorities said.

Earl “Tater” Townsend had last been seen walking in the area of Ridgeway Circle and Lakeland Drive about 8 p.m. Sunday,

DeKalb’s Rockbridge Elementary put on lockdown

11:37 am May. 22, 2014

DeKalb County’s Rockbridge Elementary School was put on lockdown this morning after a boy caught climbing into the school through a window said he was being chased by someone with a gun, according to police.

But DeKalb police Capt. Stephen Fore told Channel 2 Action News that there are inconsistencies in the boy’s story.

DeKalb schools spokesman Quinn Hudson told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the campus on Halwick Way near Stone Mountain

Missing man, 81, found safe in Cumming

7:25 am May. 15, 2014

 UPDATE: Kent Pierce has been located safe in Cumming, police announced Thursday.

 ORIGINAL POST: An 81-year-old man never made it to his destination, and Alpharetta authorities need your help finding him. A Mattie’s Call was issued Thursday