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Attention all Freak-a-zoid robots: please report to the dance floor on Saturday, July 9 at The Mill amphitheater in Villa Rica.

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A shooting incident in Fairfield Plantation resulted in the death of an elderly woman allegedly by her husband.

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When former District 3 Commissioner Mike Mulcare reached the podium, he asked for a moment to regain his composure.

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Leaders from the University of West Georgia and Georgia Highlands College (GHC) recently signed a partnership agreement that will provide a streamlined path for psychology students between the two institutions.

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ATLANTA — Georgia’s population increased between July 2020 and July 2021, according to annual data from the Census Bureau. The state’s 2021 population was roughly 10.8 million, an increase of almost 74,000 residents, or about 0.7%, over 2020.

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ATLANTA — Ocmulgee Electric Membership Corp. (EMC) announced plans Tuesday to launch a fiber-optic network that will provide high-speed internet service to customers in five Middle Georgia counties.

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SMYRNA — Allies of Republican Gov. Brian Kemp attacked Democratic gubernatorial nominee Stacey Abrams Wednesday as supporting the “defund the police” movement that gained traction two years ago following the murder of a Black man by a Minneapolis police officer.

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ATLANTA — Georgia is about to embark on a new form of transportation technology that fits the needs of the era of e-commerce.

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A new study shows the University of West Georgia contributed more than $626.7 million to the local, regional, and state economy between July 1, 2020, and June 30, 2021. This represents an increase of nearly $400,000 over the previous year, as the university continues to make a significant ec…

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Villa Rica will be one of three Georgia cities to be presented with a GAZA award next month during the upcoming conference of the Georgia Association of Zoning Administrators.

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A Villa Rica man is dead after being found Sunday morning in Lake Tara.

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Douglas County Animal Services has confirmed that a fox that attacked a family pet tested positive for the rabies virus.

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ATLANTA — Georgians now have easier access to information about their government, thanks to a small-but-mighty team working behind the scenes to present data to the public.

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With the official start of summer on Tuesday, Douglas County, like much of the state, has been in the middle of a heat wave.

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The U.S. Supreme Court overturned the 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling on abortion Friday, heralding a new era for dealing with a controversial issue that has split the nation for decades.

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ATLANTA — The director of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI), Vic Reynolds, is leaving the law enforcement post for a judgeship in Cobb County, Gov. Brian Kemp announced on Friday.

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ATLANTA — The Georgia Supreme Court reversed the conviction of Justin Ross Harris for murder and cruelty charges related to the death of his young son, Cooper, in a hot car in 2014.

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ATLANTA — The Georgia Department of Education has awarded the first teacher recruitment tax credits to 69 teachers from across the state.

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Yvonne Shaw is the Democratic nominee for the County Commission District 4 seat after handling defeating Dominique Conteh in Tuesday’s runoff

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Olympian Elana Meyers Taylor will lend her voice to another worthy cause to help Georgians with disabilities.

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The Douglas County Board of Commissioner will discus awarding a bid to Integrated Construction and Nobility for renovations to Bill Arp and Fairplay Parks.