Grovetown man charged with kicking baby

A Grovetown man remained in jail Tuesday after he admitted kicking his baby over the weekend.

Grovetown mayor to seek re-election

Grovetown Mayor George James confirmed Wednesday that he intends to seek a third term as the city's leader.

Man charged in child molestation at Grovetown Wal-Mart

Authorities have charged a Grovetown man with molesting an 8-year-old at the Grovetown Walmart store last month and connected him to several similar incidents.

Wheatley named permanent Grovetown police chief

Scott Wheatley was named Thursday as the new director of the Grovetown Department of Public Safety.

Man facing charges after waving gun outside Grovetown church

Charges are pending against Kenneth Temple, 38, who was living in a building next to City of Life Ministries at 5220 Wrightsboro Road in Grovetown.

Judge dismisses child molestation charges

Magistrate Judge W. Bryant Swan Jr. dismissed child molestation charges Tuesday morning against a man arrested by Grovetown authorities in February.

Shooting claim was prank, police say

Columbia County authorities are investigating a prank call from a man who claims he shot his mother.

Grovetown deputies offer parking lots for Craigslist transactions

The Grovetown Department of Public Safety is encouraging Craigslist buyers to use public safety parking lots to complete transactions.

Harlem firefighter Chuck Meadows 'more than likely' to accept offer to fill vacant police chief position

...Gary Jones, who led the department for 18 months before he left on Nov. 1 for the chief position at the Grovetown Department of Public Safety. "It's been a long time coming," said Meadows, who has been with the department since 2008. "I've...

Harlem firefighter Chuck Meadows to become town's sixth police chief in six years

...police chief Monday.Chuck Meadows replaces Gary Jones, who left the department Nov. 1 to become chief of Grovetown Department of Public Safety. Meadows, who was a sergeant with Harlem's fire department, was offered the job by Harlem city council...