The Georgia Department of Insurance ruled the fire at the Sparta Police Department in Hancock County as arson.
Officials held an 'ash throwing' ceremony on Monday to signify construction beginning on the courthouse.
After months of planning, county leaders predict it will cost about $6 million to rebuild the Hancock County courthouse.
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The Judicial Nominating Commission submitted recommendations to fill vacancies within the Superior Court of the Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit.
The Probate Judge for Hancock County plead guilty in federal court to embezzling almost $44,000 in county funds.
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The Hancock County courthouse went up in flames early Monday morning.