The Douglas County Chamber is pleased to announce the selection of 54 students from the community to serve as the Youth Leadership Douglas (YLD) students for the 2017-2018 school year. These students are juniors in local Douglas County high schools and local private schools.
The Douglas County School System takes pride in its highly qualified, excellent teachers. Every year a teacher from each Douglas County school is honored as that school's Teacher of the Year (TOTY).
Douglas County Schools Superintendent Gordon Pritz will retire from the Douglas County School System on May 31. A fan of the performing arts, Pritz will be honored on May 18 with a performance featuring over 125 students from all five high schools. Acts will include scenes from "Mary Poppins…
"The Parade with a Purpose" -- the annual Douglas County Veterans Day Lighted Parade -- made its way through Douglasville Friday night to honor veterans, active military, reserves and the U.S. Flag.