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Man wanted for child cruelty escapes with two small childen
CARROLLTON, Ga. -- Police in Carollton are on the lookout for a man wanted for several crimes who left with his two small children. Luke Charles Scoggins is wanted for false imprisonment, battery, and cruelty to children. He was last seen driving a 2004 gold/gray Nissan Quest bearing Georgia tag RNU
Video shows teens jump from stolen car, run across I-85 after chase
COWETA COUNTY, Ga. - Police say two teenagers in a car stolen near Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport led officers on a chase that ended with sheriff's deputies firing gunshots, but no one was injured.
Community rallies around Carrollton gym coach in need of kidney transplant
At a gym in Carrollton, young gymnasts work hard building strength and skill – along with life perspective and a sense of gratefulness from their beloved coach. “I love working here, it makes me happy,” said coach Dante Sipp.
These Are The 10 Whitest Cities Georgia In For 2019
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Dan Quinn built the Falcons. Can he now rebuild them?
GREEN BAY — The Dan Quinn who stood before the media here Sunday wasn’t the DQ we’d come to know. He spoke quietly. He spoke slowly, which is a departure for a man who attacks every sentence as if it’s a sprint. He looked chastened, almost dazed.He used the word “disbelief” to describe this season.
David Carroll: Like ‘The Fonz,’ I was wrong
One of the funniest episodes of the old TV show “Happy Days” involved super-cool Fonzie having to admit he was wrong about something. He couldn’t even say the word. “I was…wrrr…” He just couldn’t do it.
Lovett's Hooper signs with Northwestern
Lovett star cross country and track athlete Haley Hooper, during a ceremony at the school, recently signed a letter of intent to run both sports at Northwestern University. In November Hooper was second at the Class AAA state meet in Carrollton to lead the Lions to a second-place finish as a team, a
Judge Mark Murphy appointed to Superior Court seat
As Governor Nathan Deal gets ready to leave office, he had some last minute business to finish up including the appointment of someone to fill a seat on the Tallapoosa Circuit Superior Court.
Police arrest 2 after dangerous chase through Coweta County
NEWNAN, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - Two men who police said are wanted in multiple jurisdictions for on various charges were caught in Newnan Saturday evening after breaking into car and then leading officers on a dangerous high-speed chase.
Heavy police presence on I-85, interstate shutdown in Coweta County
I-85 in Coweta County is shut down in both directions. Law enforcement officers are looking for a suspect who allegedly fired a gun at police. According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, the police activity is near milepost 56 at Collinsworth Road.
Two in custody after interstate shooting in Georgia
NEWNAN, Ga. - All lanes on Interstate 85 in Newnan, Georgia, are back open after deputies with the Coweta County Sheriff’s Office took two shooting suspects into custody. A Coweta County Sheriff’s Department spokesperson confirmed to WSB that a suspect fired shots at officers following a high-speed
Police chase ends with 2 in custody | I-85 in Coweta County reopens
I-85 in Coweta County is back open after it was shut down in both directions after a police chase. Law enforcement officers were looking for a suspect. According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, the police activity was near milepost 56 at Collinsworth Road.
Two armed teenagers accused of breaking into cars, lead police on chase
Coweta County, GA (CBS46) Two 16-year-old teens accused of stealing an iPad were arrested Sunday morning after separate attempts to flee police. The incident caused traffic to come to a standstill in both directions of I-85.
Douglasville: 5 Latest Homes To Hit The Market
DOUGLASVILLE, GA — Looking for a new home nearby, but tired of browsing through the same old real-estate listings again and again? Thanks to our weekly list of new homes in your area, you can stay on top of the scene.
Teens arrested after I-85 chase, crash were wanted on charges across metro area
The two suspects arrested after a police chase and crash on I-85 in Coweta County were identified Monday as 17-year-olds who were both wanted in connection with other crimes in the metro Atlanta area, police said.
Keep Douglasville Beautiful Wins State Honors
DOUGLASVILLE, GA – Keep Douglasville Beautiful has been selected for several statewide awards for 2018. Keep Douglasville Beautiful has taken first place in the Affiliate Award for overall programs and practices that promote a cleaner, greener, more beautiful community. They also placed first in Sta
UPDATE: Chase leads to crash on I-85, officials say, shutting down lanes for hours
Two juveniles were arrested Sunday after they allegedly sparked a police chase and crashed on I-85 in Coweta County, Channel 2 Action News reported. The crash and investigation shut down five miles of I-85 lanes in both directions for more than two hours.
Tyler Perry Pays Off $434,000 In Walmart Layaways For Georgians
DOUGLASVILLE, GA - It will definitely be a merrier Christmas for 1,500 Georgians this year after Tyler Perry paid off $434,000 in Walmart Layaways at stores in East Point and Douglasville.
West Georgia Technical College Plans New $50 Million Campus
CARROLLTON, Ga. — West Georgia Technical College (WGTC) is planning a new campus in Carroll County to replace its current 50-year-old facility, provide additional space and expand instructional offerings. The campus will be located on nearly 40 acres of land in the Buffalo Creek Technology Park in C
Tyler Perry Brings Christmas To Wal-Mart Shoppers — Pays Over $400,000 In Layaway Debt
Tyler Perry is in the midst of the Christmas spirit as the actor, director, writer and producer blessed Christmas shoppers at two Wal-Mart stores located in Atlanta and Douglasville, Georgia. According to a video he recorded and shared on Instagram and Twitter, he had hoped the act of generosity wou