Students from all eight middle schools and all five high schools in Douglas County joined students from across the country in a 17-minute walkout Wednesday morning at 10 a.m. in a peaceful protest to remember the 17 victims killed in the Florida school shooting last month and to protest gun … Read more
Residents are learning what those in law enforcement face in the line of duty — by going through a class that teaches them what it takes to be a police officer. Read more
A vacated building that once housed a custom sign company along Veteran's Memorial Highway in Winston has been given new life by a company that wants to rid the world of dumpster -- and other -- odorous smells. Read more
Mr. William Delbert Webb Jr., 82, of Temple passed away on Tuesday, March 13, 2018. He was born in Shady Dale, Georgia, on Thursday, Aug. 1, 1935. Mr. Webb was the son of the late William Delbert Webb Sr. and the late Mary Lou (Cardell) Johnson.
Vernon “Heath” Livingston of Gallatin, Tennessee, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018, at his home in Gallatin, Tennessee. He was born Feb. 8, 1951, in Newberry, South Carolina,to the late Vernon and Nell Livingston.
David Walker Griffis, 73, of Bowdon, died March 13, 2018. He was born Sept. 10, 1944, in Carroll County, son of the late Edmond Griffis and Bertha Hunt Griffis.
There has been controversy over where a new $5.6 million Senior Center should be built with commissioners in districts 1 (Henry Mitchell) and 2 (Kelly Robinson) representing the northern and eastern sides of the county advocating for a location next to a fire station in Lithia Springs. District 4 Commissioner Ann Jones Guider wants it located in her district which covers the western and southern parts of the county including Villa Rica and Winston. What district (or geographic location) do you think the new Senior Center should be located in?
The Douglasville Police Department released this video of a high-speed police chase. The chase started after a person in a silver SUV entered a vehicle at the RaceTrac on Highway 5 Sunday at 11:55 a.m. and stole the woman's purse while she pumped gas. Capt. Brad Stafford said the woman calle…
The Douglasville Police Department released this video of a felony entering auto at the Murphy Oil on Thornton Road at 10:30 a.m. Sunday and stole a woman's purse while she pumped gas. Police believe the same suspect committed a similar crime at the RaceTrac on Highway 5 around 11:55 a.m. Su…
Douglasville Police Department just released this video from Monday, Dec. 18, 2017 where they say a theft suspect, Alphonso Rikard, got in his car and sped at two police officers.
Douglas County District Attorney Brian Fortner said Saturday his office is working to see if this surveillance video taken the night a security guard was killed by a sheriff’s deputy can be enhanced to determine what happened leading up to the shooting. Bobby Daniels, a CNN security guard, w…
Governor Deal at the Google groundbreaking