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The Douglas County Board of Education has called a special meeting Tuesday, May 30 at 7 p.m. for the purpose of approving the new school superintendent and consideration of a student tribunal appeal. Read more

A new and dangerous drug concoction known as “Gray Death” might have made its first appearance. Read more

Kristi Castlin will be among a deep and talented field this weekend at the Prefontaine Classic in Oregon. Read more

The 2016 season proved to be a tough pill to swallow for the Central High School football team. Read more

Ben's Furniture and Antiques is moving from its current location at the old Kmart shopping center on Highway 5 to The Landings at Arbor Place. Read more

It is an exciting time of year for many people. Teachers are counting the days with anticipation as the school year comes to a close. A friend told me that the two best days for boat owners are the day they buy the boat and the day they sell it. It may be similar for teachers whose favorite … Read more

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Mrs. Margie “Joyce” Voyles Smith, 83, of Lithia Springs, died …

Mary Hodges, 78, of Carrollton, Georgia, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017, at her residence.

James Daniel “Danny” Terrell, age 60, of Carrollton passed away May 24, 2017. He was born July 15, 1956, in Carrollton, Georgia, the son of the late Milton Eli Terrell and Addie Inez Hall Terrell.

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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…