Local Business Owner Arrested After Customer Says He Felt Her Backside

Carroll County Sheriff’s Office investigators have charged a local business owner with sexual battery after they say he made inappropriate contact with a customer. And, they say, they suspect there could be other victims out there who may not have yet come forward. Investigator Ashley Hulsey says around 1:30pm on October 15th, a 23-year old…

Georgia EPD Declares Level 1 Drought Response, Calls For Water Conservation

     Worsening drought conditions throughout most of the state have prompted a Level 1 Drought Response declaration from the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD).  This means public water utilities in 103 counties will be required to begin a public information campaign to help citizens better understand drought, its impact on water supplies and the need…