Barrow County sheriff’s Chief Deputy retires after long career of fighting crime

Barrow County sheriff’s Chief Deputy retires after...

Jimmy Lomax has decided to put his badge away ...... read more

Rotarians donate flag plaza to hospital in Braselton

Rotarians donate flag plaza to hospital in Braselton

A special flag dedication for the Braselton... read more

Barrow County Police Blotter

The Barrow County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents:... read more

Scam artist fails to hoodwink one ‘tough nut’...

A Bethlehem man was urged by a thief to take his wife to dinner Tuesday because he didn’t fall for a common scam that has been... read more

Barrow County blotter

The Barrow County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents:... read more

Family escapes fire that destroys home in Winder

A Barrow County family was able to escape an early Thursday morning fire that destroyed their home on Downing Drive in Cambridge... read more

Athens area below high rate of pedestrian deaths documented...

There were 182 pedestrians killed on Georgia roads in 2014, but Athens and its contiguous counties did not experience such a... read more

Barrow County woman charged with setting fire to home

Barrow County woman charged with setting fire to home

A 38-year-old Barrow County woman is suspected of... read more

Winder woman to compete for Miss Rodeo crown this month in Oklahoma

Winder woman to compete for Miss Rodeo crown this month in...

A Winder woman will represent Georgia for the... read more

Barrow County blotter

The Barrow County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents:... read more

Barrow County blotter

The Barrow County Sheriff’s Office reported the following incidents:... read more

Bethlehem man fearful of nephew

A Bethlehem man called 911 for help when he felt threatened by his nephew after asking the man to help with a chore, according to... read more