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5 New Houses For Sale In The Douglasville Area
DOUGLASVILLE, GA — On the hunt for a new home, and want to get a better feel for what's available near you? Need some assistance finding the perfect place for you and your loved ones? With our weekly list of new homes in your area, you can be sure you're not missing anything.
Woman killed, man critically injured after I-75 wreck involving SUV towing boat
COBB COUNTY, Ga. - A woman was killed, and a man was taken to a hospital in critical condition after a wreck that involved an SUV towing a boat shut down I-75 South on Saturday night, police said.
Crash causes delays along I-20 in Douglas County
DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - Authorities in Douglas County are investigating a crash which shut down a portion of Interstate 20 for about an hour Thursday. It happened on I-20 westbound at Lee Road. The details surrounding the crash were not immediately available.
DeKalb K-9 released from pet hospital after being shot in head, losing eye
A DeKalb County police dog, who was shot in the head while hunting down a suspect accused of shooting and killing a DeKalb officer, has been released from a veterinary hospital, police said.
Video Shoot is Now Hiring Atlanta Actors (Pay is $225/Day)
An upcoming video shoot is now hiring Atlanta actors. Castellanos Casting is looking for actors to work on a 1/2 day shoot on December 18th or December 19th in Atlanta, Georgia. Producers are looking CrossFit runners, character types, moms, and featured roles. Filming will shoot in Alpharetta or Dun
Magnificent Douglasville Showplace Home: Outdoor Kitchen, Gardens
DOUGLASVILLE, GA — Are you in the market for a new home? Looking for more space to accommodate your growing family? Are you seeking to downsize, now that the kids have left the nest? Or, do you want to upgrade your living quarters to a fancy retreat in the neighborhood? No matter what your desires a
Deadly I-75 car accident under investigation
COBB COUNTY, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - A deadly accident that temporarily shut down Interstate 75 southbound at South Marietta Parkway is now under investigation. Marietta police confirmed to FOX 5 a sedan and SUV were involved in the accident at around 10:45 Saturday night.
Love letter written by veteran in 1954 discovered in Georgia Walmart, reunited with family
Call it a miracle on aisle 7. A veteran's love letter, written in 1954 and discovered inside a Walmart in Georgia, was reunited with his family on Friday, thanks to the persistence of store employees.
Douglasville: 5 Open Houses Coming Up (PICS)
DOUGLASVILLE, GA — If you're in the market for a new place, you've likely already combed through all the internet listings for your area. And while you've may gotten a decent idea of what these houses are like from the photos, you just can't beat an in-person encounter with the real thing.
Christmas movies, music, live Nativity scenes throughout West Georgia
Christmas time is here in West Georgia and events are planned throughout the area in coming days and weeks. • Douglasville First United Methodist Church is hosting a series of public events for the Christmas season:
Man shot dead at popular Atlanta shopping center
ATLANTA -- Police say a person was rushed to the hospital and later died after being shot in a popular mixed-use residential and commercial community in Midtown Atlanta. The shooting happened Thursday evening in the 200 block of 18th Street - in the development known as Atlantic Station. Video from
Pot snack mastermind wants charges dismissed
DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. - The mastermind behind a pot-laced snack operation that targeted kids asked a Douglas County judge to dismiss all charges, claiming he faces double jeopardy after pleading guilty to felonies in Fulton County.
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
This Must-Try Farmhouse Restaurant Is Hiding In Georgia’s Most Charming Town
Usually when you’re driving through a small town in Georgia, you can only hope to find charming, quaint restaurants that are excellent representations of the area. In the small town of Austell, you’ll find just that. Nestled in the heart of this small town of around 6,500 inhabitants you’ll find thi
Accident blocking lanes on I-20 in Douglas County
A multi-car accident is blocking lanes on I-20 westbound in Douglas County at Lee Road. It appears a truck is involved. All lanes are blocked, but police have opened one lane for passing vehicles.
Opinion: Working regionally can drive forward metro area’s economy
I remember well the boom times before the Great Recession. I was a 20-something economic developer working for the Georgia Department of Economic Development, and success was determined by the number of new jobs and capital investment I could announce.
Douglas Schools Perform Well In 2018 'Beating Odds' Analysis
DOUGLAS COUNTY, GA — Eighteen schools in Douglas County performed better than statistically expected on the 2018 College and Career Ready Performance Index, or CCRPI, according to calculations by the Governor's Office of Student Achievement released Dec. 6. In addition, 13 schools in Douglas County
Watch: Benzino Says Racism Is Why He's Facing Felony Drug Charges for Narcotics Found In His Home [Video]
Former ‘Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta’ star Benzino is adamant that racists are behind the serious drug charges he’s facing. Benzino wanted to address the story we broke … that cops busted him in Cobb County, GA — in January 2017 — and hit him with a slew of charges: felony possession of THC oil gummies
BREAKING: Officer and K9 Shot In Georgia
A police officer and K9 have been shot in DeKalb County. DeKalb County, GA - A DeKalb county officer and a police K9 were shot Thursday evening. The incident started as a traffic stop on Candler Rd, according to WSB-TV.
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.