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The Prayer Center of West Georgia assembled a collection of clergyman, business leaders, judges and medical professionals to help observe the National Day of Prayer on Thursday.

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Few people could have predicted that Georgia would end up playing such a pivotal role in the 2020 presidential and senate elections. Even the University of West Georgia’s Dr. Karen Owen, a regular commentator and panelist on NPR’s “Political Rewind,” was a bit surprised.

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The National Weather Service confirmed that an EF-1 tornado touched down in Douglas County late Monday morning as storms ripped through the area leaving a path of downed trees and power lines.

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Georgia election officials are still trying to understand all of the implications of the state’s controversial election overhaul since it passed in this year’s legislative session.

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The city of Douglasville was recently awarded a $160,000 Livable Centers Initiative grant from the Atlanta Regional Commission to help streamline several existing projects.

ATLANTA — First-time unemployment claims in Georgia fell last week, mirroring a nationwide trend as more Americans thrown out of work by the coronavirus pandemic get back on the job.

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Marking his 100th day in office, President Joe Biden swung through metro Atlanta Thursday to highlight Georgia’s pivotal role in securing his election and easing passage of his legislative priorities.

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The Douglas County Board of Commissioners is offering COVID-19 relief financial assistance to Douglas County small businesses. The Douglas County COVID-19 Relief Fund will provide small business grants in the amount of $2,500 on a first come, first served basis. The funds will be administere…

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The Douglas County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution to submit transportation projects to Congressman David Scott’s office for consideration for federal funding.

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Thousands of Georgians suffering from serious health conditions could see some relief by the end of this year. The process to deliver low-THC oil to registered patients in Georgia, already in the works for several years, is closer to being completed.

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The Douglas County Board of Commissioners and the county’s development authority held a called meeting Friday morning to make sure they were on the same page as they fight off Foxhall’s attempt to annex into a city outside of the county.

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While jury trials were put on hold because of the pandemic, new Douglas County District Attorney E. Dalia Racine was busy making changes to her department.