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Mrs. Debra “Debi” Willoughby Bosurgi, age 62, of Douglasville,…

Allen J. Johnson, 80, of Douglasville, died Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.

Dorothy “Dot” Marion Stripling Steed, age 89, of Roopville, Georgia, passed away Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. She was born June 18, 1928, in Carroll County, Georgia, the daughter of the late Lafayette Allen Striplin and Jennie Lee Cammon Striplin. She was the owner and operator of Dot’s Beauty Shop.

Dewey L. Deese Sr., 58, of LaGrange, Georgia, peacefully went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at his home.

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Where should a new SPLOST funded Senior Center go?

There has been controversy over where a new $5.6 million Senior Center should be built with commissioners in districts 1 (Henry Mitchell) and 2 (Kelly Robinson) representing the northern and eastern sides of the county advocating for a location next to a fire station in Lithia Springs. District 4 Commissioner Ann Jones Guider wants it located in her district which covers the western and southern parts of the county including Villa Rica and Winston. What district (or geographic location) do you think the new Senior Center should be located in?

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Dozens of people came to witness 1,000 clocks chime at noon on March 12, 2016 at Champ's Clock Shop in Douglasville. Jeff Champion rang the Big Bell and told visitors about its history as clocks chimed. This was the 10th year of the Chimes of 1,000 Clocks.

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Douglas County District Attorney Brian Fortner said Saturday his office is working to see if this surveillance video taken the night a security guard was killed by a sheriff’s deputy can be enhanced to determine what happened leading up to the shooting. Bobby Daniels, a CNN security guard, w…