Carrollton Police Department mourns unexpected death of young K-9 officer
Officials say the law enforcement pup suffered from an unexpected medical condition, but still lived a full, adventurous life.
Georgia mom, teen undergo same surgery for endometriosis
About one in 10 women of childbearing pain experience endometriosis, a painful gynecologic disease in which tissue similar to the tissue that lines the uterus grows outside the uterus, causing pelvic pain, cramping and heavy periods. Sophie Allred and her mother Lindsay both underwent a relatively new laparascopic procedure, known as LAPEX, to remove their endometriosis lesions.
Carollton man sentenced to life for murdering victim, hiding body in backyard
The body of a 20-year-old was found shot and hidden in the brush behind a Carrollton home. Years later, a man will spend the rest of life in prison for the murder.
Carrollton K-9 officer passes away after 200 arrests
The Carrollton Police Department is mourning the loss of one of its finest. K-9 Officer Kilo “crossed the rainbow bridge" Monday.
Carrollton man charged with kidnapping, assault in reported attack at apartment complex
The victim told police she had been beaten and strangled over the course of six hours inside the Carrollton apartment. When she tried to escape on foot, police say she was forced back inside.
Argument over "Mexican politics and religion" leaves potential stabbing victim in critical condition
The Carrollton Police Department is investigating what officers believe was a brutal stabbing over Mexican politics and religion Saturday evening.
Police: Men wanted for scamming Carrollton Walmart
Do you recognize these men? Police say they used a scam to walk out of a Carrollton Walmart with over $2,600 in merchandise without paying for any of it.
Sheriff's office continues five-year-long search for missing Carrollton man
It's been five years since a Carroll County man mysteriously disappeared from his home. Now, the sheriff's office is hoping to reignite the search on this cold case.
Video leads to arrest in rape of teenage girl behind Georgia church
An 18-year-old Carrollton man has since been arrested in connection to the attack.
Police: Teens charged with shooting at Carrollton apartment complex
Two teens are in custody charged with shooting a man multiple times in what police say was "drug-related" violence at a Carollton apartment complex.
Police investigating hundreds of hateful messages found scattered around Carrollton
Carrollton police confirmed that they were called out to the neighborhood around 7 p.m. Sunday.
Haunted houses in Atlanta area: Hours, directions, ticket information
Planning a spooky night out this October? Here are some of metro-Atlanta’s haunted houses open for the Halloween season.
As Warnock maintains lead in new poll, Walker goes on the attack
As Walker trails in the polls in a markedly bitter race, he took a swing at Warnock Tuesday morning with claims that the reverend is trying to evict people from an apartment complex his church is connected with.
Hershel Walker campaigns with prominent Republicans amid fallout over abortion allegations
Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Herschel Walker brought two big names in the GOP to West Georgia Tuesday afternoon, in an apparent effort to bounce back from explosive allegations that he paid for a former lover’s abortion.
Missing Kaylee Jones: Parents of missing teen plan weekend vigil for their daughter
Kaylee Jones disappeared back in June from her home in Carrollton. She was 16 then. She’s 17 now.
Missing Kaylee Jones: No 'substantiated' tips 3 months after Georgia teen's disappearance
It's been three months since 17-year-old Kaylee Jones disappeared from her bedroom at her family's home in Carrollton without her phone or computer. Authorities are asking for any tip on where she may be "no matter how small you may think it is."
University of West Georgia professor fatally shot freshman student, police say
The University of West Georgia community in a state of shock after police announced that one of its professors killed one of its students.
Retirement home employee stole pain pills from residents, police say
The police department said investigators discovered 30-year-old Jessica Leanne Smith stole more than 100 pills, including hydrocodone and oxycodone.
Video circulating online shows Carrolton teen getting jumped in Walmart parking lot
Carrollton police are investigating a fight that sent a 19-year-old to the hospital earlier this week. The fight involving several teens in a Walmart parking lot was caught on camera.
Carrollton police officer arrested, fired after being charged with child molestation
Jerric Gilbert, 35, of Carrollton, was booked into the Carroll County jail on one count each of child molestation and violation of oath by public officer.