News Line for Statham

Citizens speak out against crematorium
A state law will likely prevent a controversial crematorium from being built in Statham.
Source: Barrow County News

More minor crimes, less major reported in city
Statham has had a dramatic increase in Part 2 crimes so far this year while more serious offenses have reduced by 67 percent.
Source: Barrow County News

Statham eyes speed limit after deadly crash
The city of Statham may have changes in its speed limit after a 90-year-old woman was killed in a wreck.
Source: Barrow County News

Statham looks at security in light of new gun bill
The city of Statham may purchase a metal detector in response to a potential bill allowing guns in government buildings.
Source: Barrow County News

Mayors speak at State of the Cities
The 2014 State of the Cities program had three Barrow County mayors discuss the progress made over the last year and some of their plans for the future.
Source: Barrow County News

Statham approves new street numbers ordinance
The city of Statham has a new law requiring that street numbers can be easily seen.
Source: Barrow County News

Statham moves forward with mandatory numbers
The city of Statham took the first step to requiring residents to have street numbers outside their properties.
Source: Barrow County News

Statham looks at subdivision requirements, may honor its fallen city marshall with day
Statham city leaders will vote on requiring that the developer of two subdivisions build homes similar to the ones around downtown.
Source: Barrow County News

Winder race to be decided in runoff
A runoff will determine a Winder city council seat while Auburn will see a new city council member following Tuesday’s election results.
Source: Barrow County News

Road projects in Statham completed despite bad weather
Despite weather delays two Statham road projects by the new middle school have been completed.
Source: Barrow County News