Georgia police chief who shot, paralyzed ex-wife indicted on misdemeanor charge

...ex-wife while they slept was indicted Wednesday on a misdemeanor reckless-conduct charge, a prosecutor said.Peachtree City Police Chief William McCollom called 911 early New Year's Day to report inadvertently shooting his ex-wife, Margaret...

Prosecutor to seek misdemeanor charge, but no felony, against police chief who shot wife

...wife after mixing alcohol and sleep medicine.District Attorney Scott Ballard said Thursday he will seek to indict Peachtree City police Chief William McCollom next month on a charge of reckless misconduct, a misdemeanor punishable by up to...

Georgia police chief resigns after accidentally shooting ex-wife

...a felony ? against McCollom. The couple divorced in 1999 and later reunited."I have had had two families in Peachtree City ? my police family and my personal family," McCollom said in a statement published on the city's Web site...

No violent past for Ga. police chief who shot wife

...home early New Year's Day waited nearly two minutes to mention where he worked. "You're the chief of police in Peachtree City?" the dispatcher repeated. "Yeah, unfortunately, yes," William McCollom said. As soon as the bullet struck...

Police chief told 911 he accidentally shot wife while moving gun in bed

ATLANTA - Peachtree City's police chief told a 911 dispatcher that he accidentally shot his sleeping wife while moving a handgun that was in their bed...

Police chief says he accidentally shot wife

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. - A police chief told a 911 operator that he accidentally shot...their suburban home southwest of Atlanta, investigators said Thursday.Peachtree City Police Chief William McCollom called 911 around 4:15 a.m. and reported...

GOP sets Ga House leadership

...highest-ranking woman in state government; Majority Leader Larry O'Neal of Bonaire, Majority Whip Matt Ramsey of Peachtree City; Caucus Chairman Matt Hatchett of Dublin; Vice Chairman Sam Teasley of Marietta and Secretary Allen Peake of Macon...

Mary Meyer

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. - Mary H. Meyer, 85, Peachtree City, Georgia, passed away Sunday, December 21, 2014...Houston, Texas, Christopher S. Wagnon (Michelle) of Peachtree City, Georgia, and great-grandchildren, Cason, Kenslie...

Mixed forecasts made for winter

...energy prices during the next three months.Georgia had one of its coldest Januaries ever last year, when the average temperature was 37 degrees, 6.5 degrees below normal, according to the National Wea ther Service in Peachtree City, Ga.

Severe storms head to Georgia

...Tuesday daytime hours, the storm threat will spread across most of north and central Georgia. The NWS office in Peachtree City, Ga. is watching the storm as it moves across the Midwest this weekend and will update those forecasts regularly...