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Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 7:00 pm Sunday for Douglas County, GA

News

New sheriff lays out his plans for DCSO

Phil Miller, who served as sheriff for 16 years before retiring at the end 2016, had a long history in law enforcement. He started w… Read more

Dog River Park expected to open by end of March

If the weather cooperates, Douglas County residents will soon enjoy nature’s amenities of Dog River Park, expected to open by the en… Read more

Mason Creek Road at Hwy. 78 to close Tuesday

Progress continues on work along Highway 78 and Mann Road in the western potion of Douglas County which is expected to improve traff… Read more

Sports

Ayanna Dinkins adds balance to Lithia Springs’ lineup

In addition to its trapping and turnover-causing defense, the Lithia Springs’ girls basketball team has an offensive lineup that set… Read more

Chapel Hill’s confidence soaring high

Chapel Hill coach Chris Long took a big gamble when he made out the team’s early season non-region schedule. Read more

Big weekend ahead for area hoops teams

With the Region 5-AAAAAA Tournament only a couple weeks away, teams are still jockeying for seeding position. Read more

Opinion

Cooper: The more things change ...

I know I sound like a broken record and a bit clichéd, but the more things change, the more they remain the same. Read more

Al-Husseini: What I learned from 100 days of rejection

"A boo is a lot louder than a cheer" -- Lance Armstrong Read more

Callis: How do you determine which voices to follow?

The sign on a recent Facebook post declared, "I do what the voices in my wife's head tell me to do." I am uncertain exactly what tha… Read more

Upcoming Events

True Blue Do: Night Visions

The Center for the Visually Impaired (CVI) is excited to host this year's True Blue Do: Nigh… Read more

Autism Speaks Walk in Partnership with the Marcus Autism Center

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Repticon Atlanta Reptile & Exotic Animal Show

Repticon Atlanta is a reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feede… Read more

Weather Today

Thunderstorms developing in the afternoon

Today

67° 50°

Thunderstorms developing in the afternoon

Humidity: 85%
Cloud Coverage: 95%
Wind: SSE at 13 mph
Chance of Rain: 100%
UV Index: 2 Low
Sunrise: 07:41:02 am
Sunset: 06:00:32 pm

This Week's Forecast

Day Precip Temp
Thunderstorms developing in the afternoon Sun
100% 67° 50°
Windy with morning showers Mon
50% 56° 39°
Sunshine Tue
10% 62° 47°
Considerable cloudiness Wed
20% 68° 44°
Sunny Thu
10% 54° 33°
Abundant sunshine Fri
0% 52° 33°
Mix of sun and clouds Sat
0% 54° 30°