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Three men – two of them from Monroe – were arrested after Watkinsville police searched a home and vehicles late Friday night.

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The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is awaiting the doctor’s report after an autopsy of a man who was found dead in Social Circle last weekend.

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Sen. David Perdue brought his campaign to Walton County this weekend in hopes of firing up the base in the final days of his reelection bid.

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A Morgan County grand jury indicted Tommy Joe Byrd for murder, felony murder and aggravated assault in relation to the stabbing death of Jerome Bowden.

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Former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley and Gov. Brian Kemp will be in Walton County this week to push support for Sen. Kelly Loeffler in the days before the election.

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Monroe police have congregated in the Tanglewood neighborhood Thursday afternoon.

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A man is in the Walton County Jail, charged with murder in the shooting death of his brother at a home in Gratis.

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On a day when early voting shattered records, local Republicans rallied their base with three high-profile national candidates.

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The death of a man found in a vacant home last weekend in Monroe has been ruled a homicide.

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The attorney for Monroe’s former fire chief said he never got any negative feedback from the city administrator about his performance.

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The owner of the Sparrow Hill Inn said she thinks the proposed treatment facility at her property on East Church Street would be a good fit for the neighborhood. Her neighbors disagree.

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The name of Jim Daws Road will remain after the Development Authority of Walton County decided not to proceed with a suggested change.

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The owners of an inpatient addiction recovery program want to bring their services to Monroe, but they’ll have to wait a while longer to see if that’s possible.

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A podcast looking into an infamous crime ring in the the 20th century in northeast Georgia led to Sheriff Joe Chapman solving a murder mystery.

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A man sustained serious injuries when he was hit by a Walton County sheriff’s deputy who ran a red light in Conyers while chasing a fleeing motorcycle.

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Two more businesses have joined the lineup of retail offerings slated to open at the new Monroe Pavilion shopping center currently under construction between Highway 11 and Charlotte Rowell Boulevard.

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The Monroe City Council voted to terminate its fire chief, Bill Owens, after an executive session Tuesday night.

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The Social Circle City Council split on racial lines in an attempt to rename a bridge in honor of a local civil rights worker.

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Walton County attorney Jeffrey L. “Jeff” Foster was elected to the Superior Court bench in a runoff Tuesday.

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Property owners in Walton County and the cities of Monroe and Walnut Grove will see tax rates fall this year.

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For generations, Monroe residents have watched trucks lumber through downtown and wonder when the bypass is coming.

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An undetermined number of students will be required to quarantine after testing positive for COVID-19, Walton County School District officials said Friday.

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Public safety crews responded Tuesday morning when a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Double Springs Road Southwest.