The Douglasville City Council is expected to take up at its Monday meeting whether city officials can be reimbursed for expenses to attend the National League of Cities' City Summit in Charlotte from Nov. 15-18. Read more
At first, SpotMini may seem a strange for a dog. The two googly-eyes on SpotMini's extruding mechanical head do not readily convince. SpotMini's perceived neck doubles as an arm, which may be difficult for most to imagine. SpotMini weighs 65 pounds, is slightly over 21/2 feet tall, and can g… Read more
Mrs. Rosalyn Kate Digby Hansen, age 92, of Carrollton, Georgia, passed away 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.
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?
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…
Governor Deal at the Google groundbreaking