Meghan Packer, CBS46

Meghan Packer

CBS46

Atlanta, GA, United States

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  • CBS46
  • WALB News 10
  • WFXG FOX 54
  • FOX Carolina News
  • FOX 8 New Orleans

Past articles by Meghan:

Metro Atlanta schools prepare for potential coronavirus outbreak

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- Metro Atlanta school districts are putting plans in place to deal with a potential outbreak of the coronavirus. → Read More

Metro Atlanta boy celebrates life with a new heart

DeKalb County, Ga. (CBS46) -- Dylan Nettles is living life with a new heart. → Read More

Crews work to prevent flooding ahead of heavy rain

CHAMBLEE, Ga. (CBS46) -- When there's heavy rain in metro Atlanta, you can probably think of one or two spots that are known to flood. → Read More

Guns in Georgia: Learning to shoot straight

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- Firearms training is not required to own a gun in Georgia. → Read More

Daycare provider sentenced to life in prison for baby's murder

A woman convicted of killing a toddler in her care at a daycare facility in 2011 has been sentenced to life in prison. → Read More

Officers shoot and kill Cobb County murder suspect

Officers were forced to shoot a man suspected of murder who held police at bay at a home in Cobb County early Thursday morning. → Read More

Metro Atlanta Marine mother discusses son's deployment

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) -- Cynthia King is very proud of her son serving as a United States Marine. → Read More

Gunmen wearing motorcycle helmet robs Austell pharmacy

COBB COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46) -- Police in Austell are looking for a motorcycle-riding robber who held up a drug store Sunday afternoon. → Read More

Spalding County judge turns to social media to find missing defendants

SPALDING COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46) -- A Spalding County judge is hearing positive feedback after turning to social media for help tracking down people who have missed their court dates. → Read More

Alleged drug dealer charged in overdose death

DUNWOODY, Ga (CBS46) -- A drug dealer is charged with murder in connection with the overdose death of a 22-year-old man. → Read More

Bartow County business owner indicted in years-long federal investigation

BARTWO COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46) A Bartow County business owner who investigators said is in the United States illegally is facing charges in a federal case. → Read More

Union City officer shot in line of duty recovering

UNION CITY, Ga. (CBS46) A Union City police officer shot in the line of duty is home recovering and sharing his experience with CBS46. → Read More

United Methodist Church upholds ban on gay marriage, clergy

ATLANTA, GA (CBS46) A vote within America’s second-largest Protestant denomination is dividing some of its members. → Read More

Metro Atlanta represented at Special Olympics World Games

Garrett Ardizone is a Special Olympics athlete from Forsyth County and Wayne Hancock, a longtime volunteer, is his unified partner for table tennis. They’ve been practicing diligently as they get → Read More

Grandmother hopes for answers after autistic granddaughter's body found in river

Sylesta Seabrum is preparing for her first Christmas without a beloved member of her family. → Read More

$1,000 fish stolen in Lawrenceville

Thousands of dollars worth of live fish were stolen from a Lawrenceville nursery that sells them, leaving the owner desperate to find them. → Read More

Victim safe after abduction in Athens; Police seek other victims

ATHENS, GA (CBS46) - Athens-Clarke County police and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation are investigating after a woman was abducted in downtown Athens and later found safe. → Read More

DeKalb County CEO proposes raise for public safety employees

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46)- DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond is proposing a four percent raise for public safety employees. → Read More

GBI prepares to bury hundreds of unidentified remains

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is getting closer to burying hundreds of unidentified human remains. → Read More

Doctors warn against health cleanses that are leading to hospita

A quick search on YouTube shows several results of people touting the health benefits of drinking hydrogen peroxide. → Read More