Villa Rica News
ATLANTA — The double-barreled ugliness that was 2020 in America is reverberating in 2021 in a crime wave that has hit cities across the country, including Atlanta.
A Villa Rica woman has been indicted in relation to a serious assault at a Mableton house, in which a man was stabbed in the neck with a kitchen knife, according to local authorities.
Atlanta homebuilder Heatherland Homes announces Camden Lake, an enclave of just 38 homes priced from the low $200,000s, has several move-in-ready homes available.
Doris F. Roberts, age 94, of Acworth and Villa Rica, GA, was called home on Tuesday, July 9, 2019. She was born in Baldock, SC to the late Myrtle and Gaston Ferguson on March 9, 1925. Mrs. Roberts worked as a permanent substitute teacher for North Cobb High School and as a dedicated and lovi…
Jerry Reece of Villa Rica, Georgia passed away at the age of 69 on Sunday, April 28, 2019. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 2 o'clock at Mayes Ward-Dobbins Macland Chapel in Powder Springs with Rev. Johnny Foster officiating & speaker Daniel Casteel. Jerry is …
Johnson Clyde Corley, age 95, of Winston, Georgia passed away Sunday, April 7, 2019. He was born on December 6, 1923 in Polk County, Georgia son of the late Virgil Cain Corley and the late Mattie Mae Johnson Corley. He served in the United States Navy during World War II. He retired from Thr…
Christy Leigh Shuler, age 42 of Carrollton, passed away January 4, 2019. She was born July 15, 1976 in Cobb County, daughter of Donna June Evans Rowley and the late, Daniel Shuler. She worked in the health care industry with Better Off at Home Health Services for more than five years. She is…
Florida and Georgia residents suspected of a series of vehicle break-ins eluded Douglasville and state police before they were caught after crashing while trying to flee from south Georgia deputies.
Douglas County opened its Emergency Operations Center this morning to coordinate the county's public safety agencies' responses to the storm.
District 67 State Rep. Micah Gravley, R-Douglasville, recently received the Excellence in Community Service Award from the West Georgia Regional Library for his efforts in securing state funds for the construction of the new Villa Rica Public Library.
Tristan Capocci likely was looking at a chance to play professional or college baseball after his recent high school graduation — except for another opportunity he believed had a greater purpose.
A Douglasville man died after an ongoing dispute between him and another led to a gun battle in which he was struck in Villa Rica Sunday night, police reported.
The annual lighting of the Citizen's Christmas Tree will officially mark the beginning of the Christmas season in Douglas County on its traditional date of the Monday after Thanksgiving.
State agents seized cash and collected evidence at two stores in Villa Rica as part of an investigation into alleged illegal cash payouts from coin-operated amusement machines Thursday, a city press release stated.
Shirley Marchman made history for the city of Villa Rica July 1 when she was elected as the first African-American to hold the mayor’s position in the city’s 135-year history.
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