Sarah Dutton Awarded Full Academic Scholarship to the University of Alabama

Pictured is Sarah Dutton and Central High School Principal Mr. Kelly Edwards. (September 20, 2022, Carrollton, Georgia). Central High School senior, Sarah Dutton, was awarded a full academic scholarship to the University of Alabama. Sarah was eligible to apply for the University of Alabama Diversity Merit Scholarship after earning a prerequisite National Recognition Program Award […]

Equestrian Injured, Horse Euthanized, Following Collision With Vehicle

Georgia State Patrol investigators say a 62-year old Waco woman was “following to close,” when her Chevy Cruze struck two horses with riders, southbound on Old Highway 100 in Haralson County Saturday evening. The collision resulted in injury to one rider—and a horse, subsequently euthanized. The motor vehicle crash report states that at approximately 8-pm, […]

Power of the Purse Issues $17,000 in Grants To Nine Local Nonprofit Organizations

The Power of the Purse, a women’s giving circle sponsored by the Community Foundation of West Georgia, has issued grants totaling $17,000 to nine local nonprofit organizations supporting women and children’s initiatives. The grants were issued to the following organizations. Carroll County CASA, Inc.: to purchase laptops for case managers; Circles of West Georgia: to […]

PASS Names Brooke Mobley as Executive Director

Carrollton, Ga – September 19, 2022: Partners Advancing Student Success (PASS) is pleased to announce that Brooke Mobley has been named as its new Executive Director. Originally founded in 2012 as Communities in Schools of Carroll County, PASS is a nonprofit organization that focuses on improving student success by providing support and services to high […]

Suspect Arrested for Spray Painting Local Businesses

During the night of 09-18-22, a suspect spray painted several Villa Rica businesses with a 5 point star with a circle around it. The locations damaged were Tanner Urgent Care on Quartz Dr., Dollar General on Devonian Dr, H&R Block on S. Carroll Rd, 3-D Lighting on S. Carroll Rd, and Servpro on Berry Dr. […]