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A Villa Rica man was arrested Wednesday by Villa Rica police for leaving a bite mark on a woman’s upper arm.

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Carrollton High School students Grace Reid and Ramsey Sullivan jumped right in to volunteer for the Salvation Army during their holiday break.

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The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found I-20 to be the second most dangerous highway in the United States.

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This holiday season, students at Big Blue Marble Academy will partner with Samaritan’s purse to fill shoeboxes with toys, school supplies and hygiene items for their Operation Christmas Child.

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A dedication ceremony for a bench honoring Heard County veterans was held Saturday in Franklin. Pictured left to right are Mike Campbell, Casimir Pulaski Chapter of the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution (NSSAR); Tracey Hunt, James Stewart Chapter of the National Society…

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Former Carrollton Trojan great and current New England Patriots cornerback Jonathan Jones was given a hug by Carrollton Mayor Pro Tem Jacqueline Bridges on Saturday at the CHS Student Activities Center when his “Next Step Foundation” presented new sneakers to local youngsters. Sidelined for …

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Villa Rica High School students involved in the work-based learning program all have jobs for the first time this year.

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As the company continues to actively pursue its ambitions to grow as a diversified electrical business, Southwire announced recently that it is making organizational changes to align with its strategic plan.

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During Thursday night’s meeting, the Carroll County Board of Education approved to amend next year’s budget to include hiring a communications manager.

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A Carrollton woman who struck a juvenile in the face, causing visible injury was arrested Thursday by Carrollton officers.

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Lori Goodine (left), coordinator of the of the West Georgia Toys for Tots, accepted a contribution from the Barry Gardner, commander of Carroll Post 143 of the American Legion at the organizations’s Monthly Membership Meeting and Thanksgiving Dinner held Thursday night.

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The Carroll County/West Georgia Council on Aging held its 46th annual Thanksgiving Fellowship event on Nov. 18 at the Carroll County Recreation Center. During the event, citizens were able to dance to live entertainment featuring the Lard Bucket Band. Afterwards citizens were able to enjoy a…

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Jennifer Carroll (second from right), gifted facilitator and National Institute of STEM Certification certified STEM teacher at Roopville Elementary School, was the speaker at the Nov. 10 meeting of the Golden K Kiwanis Club. Carroll was joined by her principal, Marla Turpin, and four K Kids…

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The Carrollton City Council discussed numerous items related to obtaining funds for some street improvements and also looked at placing an order for some fire trucks.

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Whether it be related to the pandemic — which has become a common excuse for issues regarding supply and material shortages and service delays in many sectors of the supply-and-demand system — or other factors, the most commonly heard word during the last several months is a simple noun: del…

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A Carrollton woman was arrested Wednesday by Carrollton Police who say she admitted to stealing from a local store.

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Central High School recently honored the memory of James Duffey, longtime public address announcer for Lions football games, who passed away in March. A game ball was presented to his wife of 66 years, Irene, and his children during a ceremony at the Lions’ final game of the season.

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Central High School senior Caleb Griffis recently signed a letter of intent to play baseball with Huntingdon College in Montgomery, Ala. The versatile three-year performer is expected to be an outfielder and pitcher for coach Wes Shiver’s Lions in the spring.

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Jonathan Jones’ Next Step Foundation and Eco Sneakers are conducting a Sneaker Week/ Walk-There Challenge to benefit the Jonathan Jones Next Step Foundation.

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In its mission statement, The Blake House explains that its facility near Bremen is a place of refuge for men who are struggling with alcohol and drug addiction and to allow Christ to regenerate them physically, spiritually and mentally.

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The Carrollton High School competition cheerleaders brought home a region championship win on Nov. 13. This marks the 10th consecutive region championship title for the Trojan cheerleaders.

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Two Carrollton Elementary School art teachers created a mural together to showcase the school’s diversity and a message of love and friendship.

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Ithica Elementary School recently earned the Star Award for Promising Practices from the Student Support Team Association for Georgia Educators.

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With blue skies and mild temperatures dominating the landscape Friday the Carrollton Green Belt, Hobbs Farm and other avenues of leisurely exercise were dotted with local citizens walking and cycling as they took advantage of the beautiful weather. Pictured, from left, are local residents Ri…

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The soaring cost of precious metals found in catalytic converters has attracted criminals to steal these parts across the country including Carrollton.

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The Parent Teacher Volunteer Organization at Carrollton Elementary raised $90,000 in order to renovate the school’s pre-existing playground.