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Former Augusta State star Sam Barth works hard to accomplish goals

...He graduated from law school at Michigan State and now works in prosecution as an assistant district attorney in Walton County, Ga.Barth has experienced 10 jury trials and worked convictions on cases ranging from identity fraud to murder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-12/former-augusta-state-sta
Ramblin' Rhodes: Florida Georgia Line is up front about how they roll

...said in a call last week. He was born in Monroe, Ga., near Athens, and grew up in both Monroe and Good Hope in Walton County."We have some major fans in Augusta now," he added, "and it's always fun to come back and play for them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-08/ramblin-rhodes-florid
Georgia meth raid yields albino deer

...investigation is continuing into the stolen property," Magnum said. "There were a couple of firearms stolen out of Walton County ( that were recovered)."The suspect, Bryan Michael Hayes, 37, of Pendergrass, was arrested Nov. 14 at his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-11-19/ga-meth-raid-yields-stuffed-
Across the region

...authorities in the hit-and-run death of a 16-year-old boy.Investigators said Wednesday that a man went to the Walton County Sheriff's Office after watching the news Tuesday night to turn himself in.Officials say damage from the man's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-28/across-region
Body found in Ga. trash site

...MONROE, Ga. -- Authorities launched a homicide investigation Tuesday after a man's body was found in trash at a Walton County solid waste plant.Public works employees for the city of Monroe, between Athens and Atlanta, found the body about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-09-26/body-found-ga-trash-si
Doctors, University vie for emergency room in Evans

...munity Services to shoot down a similar proposal in Walton County might not signal doom for Columbia County's proposal...in Snellville to open a free-standing ER in nearby Walton County. In that application, two other hospitals ? including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-01-07/doctors-university-vie-emerg
Police continue to investigate death of Athens banker

...Parker was a University of Georgia graduate who lived in Walton County. He was assistant manager of a Bank of America branch...Parker Poultry Farms investors filed suit against him in Walton County Superior Court, accusing Parker of fraud for failing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-01-15/who-killed-athens-bank
Don't disarm the good guys

...public places can be a good thing.They're pretty useful in private places, too.An intruder picked the wrong Walton County, Ga., house to break into earlier this month. Melinda Herman was home with her twin 9-year-olds ? but she wasn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-01-21/dont-disarm-good-guys
Indicted Georgia lawmaker claims cause made him FBI target

...investigate the lynching and other civil rights cold cases.Two black couples were killed at Moore's Ford Bridge in Walton County, about 45 miles east of Atlanta, on July 25, 1946. A white mob dragged Roger and Dorothy Malcom and George and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-30/indicted-georgia-lawmaker-cla
Across the region

...a solid waste plant.Monroe city public works employees found the body Tuesday morning in a refuse trailer at the Walton County plant and notified police.Authorities are not releasing the man's identity until after an autopsy is performed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-09-26/across-region