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Michael Young came to Villa Rica in 2001 as a U.S. Army veteran with the rank of captain. He commanded a tank company in Northern Germany during the Cold War and has been a successful business manager with experience handling hundreds of millions of dollars in sales, millions of square feet …

ATLANTA — The Georgia Supreme Court has ruled a lower trial court erred in denying an American Civil Liberties Union motion to dismiss a defamation lawsuit filed by a former Glynn County public defender.

ATLANTA — More Georgia families will be getting help from the state paying for child care under an initiative Gov. Brian Kemp announced Monday.

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A Douglasville man was arrested on cruelty to animal charges stemming from keeping a dog outside for long periods of time.

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Douglas County District Attorney Dalia Racine will be the guest speaker at the annual S.H.A.R.E. House Candlelight Vigil on Thursday to bring awareness to the impact domestic violence has on the community.

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Brandy Townsend's house has become a go-to spot for folks looking for some Halloween fun. Townsend and her family decorated their mailbox, porch and yard at 4729 Woods Valley Drive in Douglasville off Dorsett Shoals Road with skeletons. Townsend said the house is lit at night and guests are …

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Brandy Townsend’s house has become a go-to spot for folks looking for some Halloween fun. Townsend and her family decorated their mailbox, porch and yard at 4729 Woods Valley Drive in Douglasville off Dorsett Shoals Road with skeletons. Townsend said the house is lit at night and guests are …

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The Douglasville City Council will hold a final public hearing Monday before voting on whether to approve a zoning change that would allow a new development with 238 single-family homes at the corner of Timber Ridge Drive and Prestley Mill Road.

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Charles Lollar is challenging incumbent Sam Davis for the for Ward 3, Post 2 seat, which covers the city’s north side. Businessman John Rogers is also vying for the seat.

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As President Joe Biden’s $1 trillion infrastructure plan continues stalling in Congress, Georgia U.S. Sen. Jon Ossoff is hoping to get $10 billion included in the budget reconciliation bill for high-speed passenger rail for Georgia and the Southeast.

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Inline Communities, LLC is building a town home community featuring single family homes at a site off of Reservoir Drive next to Arbor Place Mall.

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An early Friday afternoon fire totally destroyed a vacant warehouse in Villa Rica near the Carroll County border

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A large development being proposed for Villa Rica would be the anchor for the Mirror Lake Connector, a long wished-for road that would link that community to downtown.