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Across the region

...one man has died and three others were injured in a gas leak at a refinery west of Atlanta.Matthew Kent with the Douglas County Fire Department says crews were called shortly before 5 p.m. Wednesday. Kent says there was a hydrogen sulfide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-22/across-region
GA GOP district conventions support 'religious freedom' bill

...people to discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation is not true," he said.He said a few years ago a judge in Douglas County ordered a Muslim woman to remove her head scarf and found her in contempt when she didn't. A lawsuit ensued and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-20/ga-gop-district-conventi
Across the region

...of meth found in carDOUGLASVILLE, GA. - Police in Douglas County say an officer found more than $1 million worth of...trafficking meth and is being held without bond in the Douglas County Jail.Lt. John Jewell told the station he isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-15/across-region
5 dead, including gunman, in Douglasville shooting

...subdivision of two-story homes, about 20 miles west of Atlanta, after receiving a 911 call around 3 p.m., Douglas County Sheriff's Lt. Glenn Daniel said.Daniel said a man came to a house and shot his ex-wife and several children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-07/5-dead-including-gunma
Man who killed 5 had argued over taxes

...trigger. Prather left no note explaining his motive, Douglas County sheriff's Capt. Bruce Ferguson said. "I can't...handgun to shoot all the victims and himself. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is working with the federal Bureau...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-09/man-who-killed-5-had-argued-
Man who shot ex-wife, kids had fought over custody

...just chose a terrible way to deal with his pressure and his stress."Prather left no note explaining his actions, Douglas County sheriff's Capt. Bruce Ferguson said.Prather left the military when Andrews was pregnant with their first child...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-09/man-who-shot-ex-wife-k
College signing lists

...6-0/195 Sumter Americus, Ga.Obe Fortune WR 6-1/180 Milton Alpharetta, Ga.D'Ondre Glenn WR 6-5/210 Douglas County Douglasville, Ga.Markeis Hallback S 6-0/185 Moore Haven Moore Haven, Fla.Malik Henry WR 6-0/170 Tift...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-02-04/college-signing-lists
Sex sting nabs Ga. principal

...minor for sex.Authorities say 57-year-old John McGill, former principal of Mt. Carmel Elementary School in Douglas County, responded to a Craigslist ad featuring a mother who was looking to introduce her 13-year-old daughter to sexual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-04/sex-sting-nabs-ga-principal
Richmond County State Court Judge issues order freeing some from jail in wake of recent Sentinel Offender Services ruling

...industry in secrecy.At least one court in Geor gia isn't waiting to see whether new legislation will revive tolling. Douglas County State Court judges have decided to extend probation sentences before they can expire for those accused of violating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-06/richmond-county-state-
Ga. woman, 75, found hog tied, dead

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. - Douglas County authorities say a 75-year-old woman was found dead inside her apartment and had been hog tied.Douglasville Police Chief Chris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-11/ga-woman-75-found-hog-