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Unclaimed cremains from across Douglas County will soon be collected in a centralized location to be remembered and, should family members desire, claimed. Read more

An estimated 500,000 gallons of water was lost due to a water main break that caused pressure in parts of Carrollton's water system to drop to dangerously low levels.

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Douglas County started fast and ended fast in its 68-23 win over Houston County in Tuesday’s second-round Class AAAAAA playoff game. Read more

Now that Jonathan Jones has had a few weeks to let everything sink in, it's no longer just a dream. It's very much a reality.

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Editor's Note: Our Sunday restaurant feature "Dining in Douglas" this week spotlights Da Spot in Villa Rica, which opened in 2014 and is run by a Douglasville family. Read more

I often post pictures from R.L. Cousins High School and Hutcheson High at my Facebook page for Douglas County history, "Every Now and Then." Comments and private messages generally flow afterwards saying things along the line of, "Are you sure this school was in Douglas County? I don't remem… Read more

The multi-sport star had been legging out the sixth of eight laps in the 3,200-meter run at a regional track meet outside Greensboro, N.C., when his body completely shut down. Not only were his athletic dreams shattered, his life teetered toward the brink of disaster, all on that fateful day during his junior year of high school.

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On Tuesday February 7th 2017, in the presence of his 2 childre…

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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…