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  1. Black political machine tested again in Atlanta mayor raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Times Georgian

    Atlanta voters woke up to deja vu Wednesday in the racially polarized contest to choose the city's next mayor, with one candidate laying claim to City Hall while the other vowed to seek a recount over a margin of just 759 votes. The Tuesday runoff between Keisha Lance Bottoms, who is black, and Mary Norwood, who is white, split Atlanta practically in half after a vitriolic campaign punctuated by political grudges and allegations of corruption.

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  2. Lots of holiday excitement expected during events SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Times Georgian

    Ron Daniel/Sentinel File Photo Debbie Mayeske, Quinten Pence and Ansley Neal wrap gifts at Crossroads Church during Operation Christmas last year. The third year of Operation Christmas is set for Saturday, Dec. 9. Ron Daniel/Sentinel File Photo Debbie Mayeske, Quinten Pence and Ansley Neal wrap gifts at Crossroads Church during Operation Christmas last year.

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  3. Joyce Walker MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Times Georgian

    Joyce was born on March 27, 1936, in Carrollton, Georgia, the daughter of the late Floyd Curtis Walker and Mary Louise Shadinger Walker. She was a graduate of Carrollton High School class of 1954 and obtained her associate's degree from West Georgia College.

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  4. News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Times Georgian

    Voters in Atlanta will soon head to the polls for a runoff election to choose the city's next mayor. Regardless of who wins Tuesday's contest, Atlanta will be led by a female mayor for the first time since 2010 when former mayor Shirley Franklin left office.

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  5. James Lee Studdard Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Times Georgian

    Mr. Studdard was born in Atlanta, Ga., on April 7, 1943. He retired after 25 years of service with Goodwill.

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  6. City council lists priorities for Douglas County's state delegationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 3 | Times Georgian

    Rashad Milligan/Douglas County Sentinel Douglas County's state delegation met with the Douglasville City Council and city staff Thursday to talk about priorities for the upcoming session of the Georgia General Assembly. Pictured, front row from left, are Sen. Mike Dugan, City Manager Marcia Hampton, Rep. Kimberly Alexander, Mayor Rochelle Robinson and Sen. Donzella James.

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  7. Heartbreak in HeardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | Times Georgian

    Emory Jones and the Heard County High School football team fell in heartbreaking fashion to Hapeville Charter in a 28-21 decision in the Class AA state semifinals on Friday night at Staples Stadium. Jones, an Ohio State commit, rushed for 118 yards on 19 carries and threw for 86 yards in his final game with the Braves.

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  8. Heard awaits Hornets in historic battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Times Georgian

    Andrew Leak and the Heard County High School football team are set to host fellow No. 1 seed Hapeville Charter at 7:30 tonight in the Class AA state semifinals at Staples Stadium in Franklin.

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  9. James 'Randy' KeslerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Times Georgian

    A retiree of Rockdale County Government, Mr. Kesler attended Conyers First Baptist Church. He enjoyed taking care of his horses, trail riding, and watching Western movies.

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  10. Villa Rica to hold hearing on $20M budget planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Times Georgian

    The hearing will precede the regular City Council monthly work session, which will take place at 3 p.m. at the Municipal Courtroom of the Holt-Bishop Justice Center, 101 Main St. City Council members will hear residents' comments on the proposed budget, in which city officials are attempting to set a course for "financial health by 2020" with an aggressive set of actions that include higher fees for water and sewer customers, and new restrictions on which senior citizens qualify for discounts. The budget proposes raising the average water customer's rate by 7 percent, while boosting revenue for sewer service by 35 percent.

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  11. Georgia Department of Transportation Open house on Hwy. 166 widening Dec. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Times Georgian

    The Georgia Department of Transportation will hold a public information open house on Tuesday, Dec. 12 at New Manchester Elementary School, located at 2242 Old Lower River Road in Douglasville. The open house will be held concerning project PI 721770, which proposes to widen Highway 166 to a four-lane divided roadway with a raised median from Old Lower River Road in Douglas County to State Route 70 in Fulton County, according to Scott Lee with GDOT.

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  12. Several Lithia Springs players selected to all-region teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Times Georgian

    Special Photo/Reggie Davis Lithia Springs senior outside linebacker Marzavion Dix was named to the All-Region 6-AAAAA first team by the coaches. Special Photo/Reggie Davis Lithia Springs senior outside linebacker Marzavion Dix was named to the All-Region 6-AAAAA first team by the coaches.

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  13. TV crew films in downtown Villa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | Times Georgian

    A film crew works at the intersection West Wilson Street and South Carroll Road last week in downtown Villa Rica to shoot a scene for the TV series "Hap & Leonard," broadcast on Sundance TV. Louis Gossett Jr., in character as a veterinarian-turned cook, prepares for an angry confrontation in a scene for the TV series "Hap & Leonard" filmed last week in downtown Villa Rica.

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  14. Heard hammers out historic winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | Times Georgian

    The Heard County High School football team hammered out a historic victory on Friday night, doubling-up fellow No. 1 seed and Class AA state quarterfinal host Thomasville in a 28-14 triumph at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

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  15. Quarterfinal clash on tap for TrojansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 23 | Times Georgian

    Dalton Benefield and the Carrollton High School football team are back in Game 13 for the second straight year, where they'll travel to top-seeded Warner Robins for a 7:30 p.m. showdown tonight at McConnell-Talbert Stadium. Jordan Bonner is one of two key play-makers that returned from injury this season and have the Trojans firing on all cylinders again heading into tonight's Class AAAAA quarterfinal matchup at Warner Robins.

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  16. Dr. John Perry GroceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 23 | Times Georgian

    Dr. John Perry Groce of Whitesburg, Georgia, went peacefully to his heavenly home on November 22, 2017. John was born in Society Hill, Alabama, on October 29, 1928, to the late John Perry and Dossie Brown Groce.

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  17. Wolves fall to Morehouse CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Times Georgian

    The University of West Georgia men's basketball team rallied from a double-digit deficit in its road contest against Morehouse College before succumbing to a 91-86 setback on Tuesday night at Forbes Arena in Atlanta. The Wolves were playing catch-up for the majority of the evening, falling behind 29-20 a little past the midway mark in the first half and trailed by as much as 42-26 before a 10-2 run to close out the half pulled them within 44-36 at the break.

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  18. Two suspects charged in Nov. 3 bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Times Georgian

    A 17-year-old male suspect, left, and a 16-year-old male suspect, not pictured, have been arrested and charged with robbing the Bank of the Ozarks on Hospital Drive on Nov. 3. A third suspect, 25-year-old Nilsa, Marie Urena, right, is still on the run. A 17-year-old male suspect, left, and a 16-year-old male suspect, not pictured, have been arrested and charged with robbing the Bank of the Ozarks on Hospital Drive on Nov. 3. A third suspect, 25-year-old Nilsa, Marie Urena, right, is still on the run.

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  19. 'Future of transportation' revealed by MARTA chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Times Georgian

    The first words out of MARTA Board Chairman Robert "Robbie" Ashe III's mouth was a disclaimer to the members of the Douglas County Chamber on Tuesday. He said, "I'm not here to tell you how to grow.

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  20. Braves shut down South AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 | Times Georgian

    Heard County junior receiver Alijah Huzzie hauls in a 32-yard touchdown reception during the top-seeded Braves' 42-3 victory over No. 4 South Atlanta on Friday night at Staples Stadium in the opening round of the Class AA state playoffs.

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