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Bennett Oliver, the city of Douglasville's parks and recreation director, is set to resign this Thursday and very few details have been released surrounding his resignation. However, an open records request to the city revealed Oliver was on a previous administrative leave earlier this year … Read more

Five of the six Haralson County Schools saw their school climate ratings improve this year, with two schools achieving an “excellent” rating.

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In the end of June heat, the Central High School football team was on the grind.

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Two Men and a Truck is moving both its business and charity into Douglas County. Read more

It was a hot spring evening with threatening storms, too hot for men in suits and ties and women in dresses and heels. Yet it felt right, respectful. It was the groundbreaking for the Douglasville Military Honor Garden at Hunter Park. Read more

By Vickie Ashford

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Mr. Gene A. Litt, age 73, of Winston, died Sunday, June 26, 20…

Mr. Steve Brooks, 52, of Temple, died Monday, June 27, 2016.

Mr. Ozzie Helton Jr., 69, of Bremen, Georgia, died June 28, 2016. Funeral services will be announced by Alfred F. Wilson Funeral Home, Villa Rica.

Mrs. Bertha Hayes, 89, of Carrollton, Georgia, died June 28, 2016. Arrangements will be announced by Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Carrollton Chapel.

Mrs. Wanda Joyce Worden of Carrollton, Georgia, died June 28, 2016. Graveside services will be Friday, July 1, at 2 p.m. at Sunrise Memorial Gardens in Douglasville.

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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…