Two foxes in Carroll County test positive for rabies after biting two residents

The Georgia Public Health Laboratory has confirmed that two foxes from Carroll County recently tested positive for rabies. The Carroll County Animal Control Office retrieved both foxes within 0.2 miles from each other in the vicinity of Highway 78, Villa Rica, and Old Villa Rica Road, Temple, after two separate incidents involving two residents of […]

Deputies Seek Stabbing Suspect

Geriquez ‘Gerik” Shadrion Lowery, age 31 from #TempleGA is wanted for the charge of Aggravated Assault. The incident occurred overnight on May 30, 2022, in the 30 block of Garden Ride Drive, #CarrolltonGA . Lowery allegedly stabbed a 29-year-old male victim from Lithia Springs, and he was flown to an Atlanta hospital, his current condition […]

Man Pushes His Honda Accord to 140 mph, Catches Attention of Deputy

Officials in Haralson County say at around 7:20 AM Tuesday a deputy running radar on I-20 clocked a green Honda Accord running 140 MPH. The deputy initiated a traffic stop and the green Honda refused to comply. The chase went into Cleburne County where the driver left I-20 and went through several back roads before […]

Rouse Foundation Healthy Heart Essay Scholarship Winners

The Rouse Foundation hosted its 20th Annual Healthy Heart Essay Scholarship for High School Seniors in Carroll, Douglas, and Haralson County. The topic this year was Intergenerational Connections and Heart Health: It Matters.  The Rouse Foundation would like to congratulate the winners of the 2022 Healthy Heart Essay Scholarship  First place of a $500 scholarship […]