Five charged in home invasion in which 2 suspects were beaten with baseball bat
Five men, at least one of them armed, broke into a Cobb County home in attempt to rob it Tuesday morning.
The Macon Telegraph
Macon council endorses downtown grants, land return at last meeting
Macon City Council members ran quickly through a short agenda Tuesday night at their last regular meeting, unanimously approving all seven items, but taking time to commemorate the occasion.
The Macon Telegraph
Civil War-era rifles on display at Ga. state park
Officials say a crate of rifles recovered from a Confederate shipwreck are being housed in an aquarium at the park in Lithia Springs.
Our History: Shooting Promiscuously
The time period we are visiting is summer, 1891. The Sweetwater Park Hotel had been open for a while bringing hundreds of visitors each season to rest, relax and drink the waters.
Firehouse Subs Blazes into Douglas County
By Sara Ray, Douglas County Chamber Owners Deanna and Randy Richard celebrated the grand opening of Firehouse Subs with a chamber ribbon cutting on Dec. 10. Firehouse Subs is a friendly sit down or to go sub shop with more than 700 locations across the United States.
Douglas County mom allegedly starved 6-week-old
Lithia Springs resident Jamie Lynn Bentley, 33, was arrested and charged with felony cruelty to children after allegedly starving her 6-week-old child.
Our History: President McKinley's Visit to Lithia Springs
The Piedmont Chautauqua opened in grand style, and the directors were working hard extending invitations to all sorts of people to speak during the Chautauqua season including an invitation for William McKinley.
Drive Thru 'Bethlehem' Offered
The Lithia Springs United Methodist Church is pleased to announce its 21st Annual "How Far to Bethlehem?" Dec. 6 through 8 from 7 to 9 p.m., weather permitting.
Our History: CSI Douglasville - 1875 Style
The body was that of a man. Later the scene would be described in The Atlanta Constitution as ghastly .
Season's Concerts in the Courthouse Begin
For the 15th consecutive year, the Douglas County Courthouse Atrium will be filled with the wonderful sounds of children singing during the holidays! Weekdays between Thursday, Dec. 5 and Friday, Dec. 20, groups from schools in Douglas County will perform beginning at 12:15 p.m. on the Grand Staircase of the Courthouse Atrium.
County Commission Recognizes Lithia Springs Parent Involvement
Lithia Springs High School has made a concerted effort to involve and engage the parents of its students in their school life, and recently designated Nov. 21 as its "Parent Involvement Day" at the school.
Lithia Springs, Villa Rica Emissions Inspectors Sentenced to Federal Prison
Jerome Clarence Barnes, Jr. and Jared F. Walker have been sentenced in federal court for their roles in a scheme to fraudulently issue emissions certificates for cars that would have failed the emissions inspection required by law.