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Very special athletes from across Douglas County will soon meet in joyous competition as they all give their best efforts as winners in the Special Olympics. Read more

While there are several factors that set Carrollton apart as a “unique place with a small town vibe” and attract people who want to live, work and play here, city officials are being asked to consider public transportation, ethnic and healthy dining options, and a bowling alley or laser tag arena for a teen/youth social scene.

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Kevin Hill might not have the wins that looks impressive on a resume, but what he learned in his previous head-coaching position could be invaluable in his new job. Read more

The Carrollton High School baseball team has been rolling right through the month of March, and Wednesday night was no different.

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Editor's Note: Our Sunday restaurant feature "Dining in Douglas" this week spotlights Farmer’s Table Café, which opened in 2016 inside the Farmer's Table Market on Highway 5. Read more

Being a pastor has afforded me many opportunities to preach or attend funerals over the years. While these occasions provide some truly interesting stories, one common theme connecting them all is the goodness of the deceased remembered by family and friends. Read more

Some might think of running as a kind of deliberate torture; where the body is pushed to and beyond its physical limits, in an exhausting exercise that takes place in all weathers.

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Mr. Brian James, 37, died March 20, 2017. Final arrangements will be announced by Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Carrollton Chapel.

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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…