Carroll County Newswire

Carroll County Newswire

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  1. Resident complaints led to shutdown of spaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Times Georgian

    A Carroll County Sheriff's Office official said the department was "bombarded" with complaints from residents about a massage parlor before it was shut down this month. The owner of KAWA Spa on Highway 27 south of Carrollton was charged with practicing massage therapy without a license.

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  2. 'Christmas in Carrollton'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Times Georgian

    Diane Reed, Phil McGhee and Douglas and Linda Palamountain perform "The Ugly Christmas Sweater" during Saturday's performance of "Christmas in Carrollton" by the Carroll County Community Chorus at the Cultural Arts Center in Carrollton. Jack Gantt conducted the chorus.

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  3. Lions, schools renew party for visually impaired studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times Georgian

    ... from Santa Wednesday at party hosted by the Lions Club. Visually impaired students from Carrollton and Carroll County schools were treated to a party Wednesday that was hosted by the Carrollton Lions Club. This party was the 30th non-consecutive ...

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  4. 'Tis the season for holiday hoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Times Georgian

    Central head coach Deion Sims will help play host to the SMI Carroll County Christmas Classic on Thursday through Saturday. The Lions square off against Temple in the quarterfinal round at 8:30 p.m. on Thursday.

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  5. County students receive 1,200 ChromebooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Times Georgian

    A Carroll County Schools official told the Board of Education Monday night that 1,250 Chromebooks have been distributed to students. "Our administrators have been strategic in how we spend money to enhance 21st century classrooms," said Instructional Support Specialist Courtney Rogers.

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  6. Snowfall amount surprises even the expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Griffin Daily News

    Officials said Monday that Carroll County received more than 10 inches of snow Friday, far more than even the National Weather Service had expected.

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  7. Fendley named new Bowdon football coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Times Georgian

    The former Westside High School defensive coordinator and strength and conditioning coach was officially approved by the Carroll County Board of Education at its meeting on Monday evening. Fendley, who had previously been at Heard County from 2008-16, served as the strength and conditioning coordinator for the Braves' football team, along with the head weightlifting and tennis coach.

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  8. Rebels hold off Carroll 50-40 to stand 6-0Read the original story

    Monday Dec 11 | The Madison Courier

    Neither Southwestern nor Carroll County played its best basketball of the season on Saturday night. The Rebels had chances to put the game away early and the Panthers couldn't gain any traction for a comeback until late in the game.

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  9. Snowfall is earliest in decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Accumulations of up to 3 inches were reported by midday and freezing temperatures overnight were expected to lead to black ice on the roads Saturday morning. Tim Padgett, Carroll County's Emergency Management Agency director, asked that motorists stay off the roads, and that several accidents were reported Friday.

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  10. Community Chorus' Friday concert rescheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Douglas County Sentinel

    The Carroll County Community Chorus "Christmas in Carrollton" concert scheduled for Friday, Dec. 8, has been postponed due to the winter storm. The concert has been rescheduled for Monday, Dec. 11, at 7:30 p.m. at the Carrollon Cultural Arts Center.

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  11. Carroll starters regroup after early benching to beat Owen Co. 54-40Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | The Madison Courier

    SWARMED: Carroll County's David Duncan drives to the basket while being defended by a swarm of Owen County players including Kirby Young and Blake Burke and Noah St. Clair during Thursday night's game in Carrollton. The Panthers battled back from an 11-4 first quarter deficit to defeat the Rebels 53-40 and improve to 2-1 on the season.

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  12. County prepares for mix of rain and snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Times Georgian

    ... as bridges and overpasses will be areas to be cautious and extra safe on," said Tim Padgett, director of the Carroll County Emergency Management Agency. "If they freeze they can be dangerous so we will be looking out for that." "Saturday morning ...

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  13. Veteran presence powers LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Times Georgian

    ... Jackson and his teammates are looking forward to the playoff atmosphere next week when they co-host the SMI Carroll County Christmas Tournament. Just five games into the 2017-18 season, senior Josh McClendon and the Central High School boys' ...

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  14. County approves property appraisals contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Times Georgian

    On Tuesday the Carroll County Board of Commissioners approved a $205,000 contract for the services of the company for the next three years. The Board of Tax Assessors last week recommended the agreement until the county hires a qualified employee.

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  15. Wawena Entrekin MilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Wawena Entrekin Miles of Waco passed away Sunday, December 3, 2017, in a local health facility. She was born in Carroll County February 6, 1929, daughter of the late P. T. Entrekin and Mae Thompson Entrekin.

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  16. County facing less-stringent rules with comp plan updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Times Georgian

    Carroll County's Community Development Department will be speaking with representatives of the municipalities this month as it seeks input in creating a new comprehensive. County Planner Janet Hyde said Carroll is due for its first update to the plan since 2008, and it must be adopted by the Board of Commissioners before October 2018.

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  17. Keep Carroll Beautiful, Langley win state awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Times Georgian

    Keep Carroll Beautiful and Carroll County Sheriff Terry Langley won awards Thursday at the 39th Annual Keep Georgia Beautiful Awards Luncheon. Keep Georgia Beautiful honors individuals and organizations who commit to work and better the environment of Georgia.

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  18. Attorney assumes sole operation of McGaugh officesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Richmond Daily News

    ... after attorney Joe Don McGaugh was appointed by Gov. Eric Greitens to become associate circuit judge for Carroll County. Jekel said his law firm, The Law Office of Cullen Jekel, L.L.C., of which he is the owner and sole member, will have office ...

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  19. Errors cited in push for new appraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | Times Georgian

    At least two properties in Carroll County had a 500 percent tax increase but the errors were caught by the Carroll County Board of Assessors. James Fulford of the BOA board and Renee Parmer, chief appraiser for the county, said that in situations like that it is important to have someone who is familiar with the county when making property assessments and all the more reason for the Carroll County Board of Commissioners budget for such a position "We caught the before it got too far out there but right up on the 27-113 corridor, GMASS had that bulk of appraising done a little different," said Fulford.

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  20. Videria Jackson GrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | Times Georgian

    Videria Jackson Gray of Carrollton passed away on Thursday, November 30, 2017, following an extended illness. She was born in the Carroll County community of Tyus, on April 23, 1927, to Dan and Lola Jackson.

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