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With the 40-day legislative session over for 2017, Georgia legislators are reflecting on laws passed by the General Assembly, laws not passed and potential laws that might have better luck next year. Read more

Following his razor-thin victory in a runoff for a vacant seat on the Carroll County Board of Education, Clayton Kierbow is talking about his plans. Read more

With about 15 minutes remaining in its Class AAAA first round match against Chestatee on Tuesday, Chapel Hill freshman goalie Jada Kinchelow faced a one-on-one situation. Read more

It's been five years since the Villa Rica High School baseball program has waded into the waters of postseason play. Read more

Editor's Note: Our Sunday restaurant feature "Dining in Douglas" this week spotlights Cabin Fever Roasters in downtown Douglasville. Read more

I once heard a story of a man, whose extended business meeting put him behind schedule, thus jeopardizing his arrival at the airport before his flight departed. Hailing a cab, he scurried into the back seat and exclaimed, "I'm in a hurry! Drive as fast as you can!" A few minutes later he loo… Read more

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Mr. Sharon Elbert Couch, age 83, of Carrollton passed away April 24, 2017, at his residence. He was born August 5, 1933, in Carroll County, Georgia, to the late William Elbert Couch and Lizzie Matt Smith Couch.

John Willis “JW” “Bubba” Sr. was born on April 18, 1942, to the late Arthur Cousin and Albunia Yates Cousin in Carrollton, Georgia. He departed into glory on April 6, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia.

Doris Sandra McCoy Cousin was born May 14, 1946, to the late Matilda A. McCoy and Asburn McCoy Sr. in Carrollton, Georgia. She entered into rest on March 18, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia.

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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…