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Robots invade Douglas County

West Georgia Regional Library System's STEAM Engine is going full-steam ahead for Douglas County students and library patrons. Read more

Lithia Springs Park hosts geocaching event

Members of the Douglas County Parks and Recreation staff and concerned citizens came together on Saturday, Sept. 24, at Lithia Sprin… Read more

Eastside Elementary receives grant from Dollar General

Eastside Elementary School received a $4,000 grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently. The school was the only one… Read more


Top players' honors are beginning to take shape

After each season, the staff at the Douglas County Sentinel names it players of the year on both sides of the ball in addition to an… Read more

Alexander focused on Northgate

In sports, players and teams need to have a short memory. Read more

Douglas County expects to see a fired up New Manchester squad

Douglas County coach Johnny White sat in the stands this summer and watched New Manchester struggle in a scrimmage win over Lithia Springs. Read more


COOPER: A Sweetwater camping trip in 1882

In 1882 a gentleman by the name of Horace Bradley spent six days on the banks of Sweetwater Creek. Read more

CALLIS: Go take a hike for your health

There is an old adage among woodworkers that serves as a timesaver: measure twice, cut once. It has also been suggested that measuri… Read more

COOPER: Remembering the 'freshets' — 1873 and 2009

This past week as I wrote this column, the date Sept. 15th flashed at me from the bottom-right corner of my computer screen. This pr… 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

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Mainly sunny

Humidity: 61%
Cloud Coverage: 4%
Wind: WNW at 6 mph
Chance of Rain: 10%
UV Index: 7 High
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A few clouds Tue
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