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BOE holds hearings on tax rate hike

One person spoke Monday during the first two of three required public hearings by the Douglas County Board of Education on a propose… Read more

School board changing meeting format; change means less opportunities for public comment

The Douglas County Board of Education Monday night announced that beginning in August, there will be a new format to its current met… Read more

Council begins millage rate talks

The Douglasville City Council discussed setting tax rates for city property owners at Monday's meeting. Read more


M.J. Rookard commits to Eastern Kentucky for baseball

After several months of waiting and watching to see what happens on the college coaching baseball scene, Winston native M.J. Rookard… Read more

Teams see benefit from contact camps

With the start of preseason practice approaching, several area teams will be getting ready with contact camps. Read more

Jordan Jacks signs to play pro basketball in Finland

It was mission accomplished for former Chapel Hill High standout Jordan Jacks during his Las Vegas showcase tournament. Read more


Callis: I went to the animal fair

Which is your favorite animal at the zoo? My wife and I experienced the zoo last week like never before -- without children! My pers… Read more

Cooper: Unintended consequences: Three years without a state rep

Did you know that during its first three years of existence, Douglas County had no representative in the Georgia House? Read more

Cooper: W.S. Zellars and the birth of Douglas County

I was cleaning up my office this week and ran across some old research I had regarding the William Stovall Zellars family out of Pal… Read more

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