Carrollton officer fatally shoots suspect drawing gun, GBI states

CARROLLTON, Ga. - A police officer fatally shot...Georgia city, authorities said Friday.Carrollton police Cpl. Chad Cook responded just...Dothard in the head, the release says.Carrollton Police Chief Joel Richards asked the...

Westside baseball sweeps, reaches state quarterfinals

...cruised with strikeouts and quick innings.Both Westside starting pitchers went the distance as the Patriots swept Central (Carrollton) with 8-0 and 4-1 wins Wednesday in the second round of the Class AAA state playoffs. The Patriots will play at home...

Confederate flag case cited in Redskins trademark battle

...signed with Central Michigan in February 2013. He was diagnosed with leukemia that May during his senior year at Saginaw's Carrollton High School, where he was a running back who earned first team all-state honors in 2012. After undergoing chemotherapy...

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...Bailey Madison Morse and Kinsley Grace Stevens, both of Evans; her sisters, Betty Bivens Rice and her husband, Marion, of Carrollton, GA, Shirley Bivens Lariscy, of Rincon, GA, and Carolyn Bivens Cote', of Hilton Head, SC; her brother, Glenn Davis...

2 charged in Carrollton murder

CARROLLTON, Ga. - Carrollton police have charged two people with murder in connection with...whether it's 21-year-old Marcelle Elliott of Kennesaw. Carrollton Police Capt. Jamison Sailors said Thursday that authorities have...

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Ga. playoffs: Carrollton wins

...For the second straight season, the Carrollton Trojans will play for the Class AA state...next Saturday for the state title. Carrollton rolled to an early 13-0 in the second...touchdowns and passed for another as Carrollton won its 13th game this season. Pepperell...

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Security guards kill man in Carrollton

CARROLLTON, Ga. - Authorities in Carrollton say two security guards at a nightclub shot and killed a man after he shot one of them while aiming for someone else.The Carroll County Sheriff's Office says the guards shot Octavis Mabry twice early...

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Carrollton's Brown is at top of list

...fair for the 6-foot-1, 185-pound wide receiver from Carrollton. Is all the hassle from recruiters and the media Brown's...someone we think very highly of." All Brown has done at Carrollton is win, setting records in the process. Last season, Brown...

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Valdosta, Carrollton hold top spots

...schedule come and gone, only Class AAAA's Valdosta and AA's Carrollton remain where they finished last season, firmly ensconced...entered the top 10 this week, taking over the 10th space. Carrollton, Mitchell-Baker and Manchester were the top three again...

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AirTran plans call center in Carrollton; to employ 200

CARROLLTON, Ga. -- AirTran Airways plans to open a call center here expected to...near the university. AirTran, based in Orlando, Fla., said it chose Carrollton over five other cities with significant populations of students or other...