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  1. Opal J. MyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Mrs. Opal Johnson Myers, age 97, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away Saturday, July 28, 2018. Mrs. Myers was born December 24, 1920 in Putnam County, Georgia.

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  2. Schulenburg settles in as Lion leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | Times Georgian

    It doesn't seem that long ago that quarterback Landon Schulenburg was taking his first varsity snaps under center for the Central High School football team. Fast-forward to today, and the Lion signal-caller is just a mere three weeks away from jumping right into his senior campaign under the lights of Roy Richards Memorial Stadium.

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  3. Carrollton resident pitched against some of the bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Times Georgian

    On a July day in 1960, Fred "Dixie" Walker, the Villa Rica-born former National League right fielder - and at the time a scout for the Milwaukee Braves - was at Ponce de Leon Park in Atlanta watching a slim southpaw for the Atlanta Crackers mow down the hapless opposition. After the game, which the young player won, Walker asked the Crackers' manager if the kid had a chance to make the big time.

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  4. Strozier convicted of 2015 robbery spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | Times Georgian

    On Monday, July 16th, Marcus Strozier was sentenced by Superior Court Judge William H. "Beau" McClain on two counts of robbery for his role in a robbery of the RaceTrac on Thornton Road in December of 2015. Strozier, a seven-time convicted felon with multiple previous robbery convictions, was sentenced by Judge McClain to 20 years with the first 10 years to be served in prison.

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  5. Brewery gets approval by VR councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2018 | Times Georgian

    The City Council approved an alcohol beverage license request made by Brian Britt, who plans to open his "Hixtown Brewing Co." on 407 Main St. The name refers to one of the two pioneer towns that evolved into modern Villa Rica.

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  6. News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Americans could soon find themselves paying more for goods they might not have known were imported from China. It's a potential consequence of a new round of tariffs the Trump administration is proposing to slap on Chinese imports as soon as September.

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  7. Villa Rica City Council approves microbreweryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Times Georgian

    The City Council approved an alcohol beverage license request made by Brian Britt, who plans to open his Hixtown Brewing Co. on 407 Main St. The name refers to one of the two pioneer towns that evolved into modern Villa Rica.

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  8. Citi Trends opening on Fairburn RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | Times Georgian

    A spokesperson from Citi Trends has announced it will be occupying the space formerly held by Farmers Furniture upon its opening July 26. The 10,300 square-foot retail business is one of 552 stores in 31 states and employ approximately 5,600 people. There are 63 Citi Trends stores in Georgia, of which 17-18 stores are in metro Atlanta.

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  9. Comp plan a guide for city's next 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Times Georgian

    The Carrollton City Council will hold a second public hearing on the city's comprehensive plan for the next 10 years when it meets July 9. An initial public hearing for the plan was held in February for the 2008 comprehensive plan followed by community-wide workshops on aspects of the plan ranging from neighborhoods and housing to transportation and community infrastructure. According to Erica Studdard, the city's community development director, the plan is divided into three sections, involving community research, participation and a list of needs and opportunities for the city over the next decade.

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  10. Ralph Charles Clark Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Times Georgian

    The light on this earth became a little less bright with the death of Ralph Charles Clark Jr. on July 3, 2018, at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital from complications during heart surgery. He was born on April 4, 1945, in Austin, Texas.

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  11. Mitch SneedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Clyde Mitchell "Mitch" Sneed believed everyone has a story and if he met you, he was determined to tell it without fear or favor. He offered the world he encountered an authentic smile and an unflinching mirror that emanated from his written words.

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  12. Cathy Annette Crankshaw JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Cathy Annette Crankshaw Jones, age 63, of Douglasville, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2018. She was born in Atlanta, Georgia on January 4, 1955, the daughter of Marian Elizabeth Munger Crankshaw Brothers and the late Travis Monroe Crankshaw.

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  13. Lions recharging for summer stretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Following a productive first month of their summer schedule, Darius Smiley and his Central High School football team are spending the Fourth of July holiday week recharging their batteries before hitting the pavement for the final sprint to fall camp. Activities in the weight room and on the field at Roy Richards Memorial Stadium have halted this week with the Lions' coaches and players taking off for the GHSA-mandated dead period.

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  14. Joseph W. PorterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Times Georgian

    He was born in Albany, Georgia, on December 9, 1925, the son of the late Ashton Porter and the late Mary Lou Westbrook Porter. Mr. Porter served in the United States Navy during World War II and had lived in this area since 1947.

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  15. Meyers Taylor named July 4th parade grand marshal; Lots of fun in store in Douglasville, VRRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Derrck Mahone/Douglas County Sentinel Olympian and Douglas County native Elana Meyers Taylor will be grand marshal for the Douglasville Fourth of July parade next week. Derrck Mahone/Douglas County Sentinel Olympian and Douglas County native Elana Meyers Taylor will be grand marshal for the Douglasville Fourth of July parade next week.

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  16. News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | Times Georgian

    The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that government workers can't be forced to contribute to labor unions that represent them in collective bargaining, dealing a serious financial blow to Democratic-leaning organized labor. The court's conservative majority, re-empowered by Justice Neil Gorsuch, scrapped a 41-year-old decision that had allowed states to require that public employees pay some fees to unions that represent them, even if the workers choose not to join.

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  17. Lady Trojans undergo youth movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Times Georgian

    The youth-driven Carrollton High School girls' basketball team wrapped up their busy summer circuit on Saturday with a four-team camp at Georgia Tech. The young Lady Trojans were led throughout the month of June by sophomore De'Mauri Flournoy, who has picked up Division I offers from the University of Miami and Georgia Tech in recent weeks.

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  18. Hoyt A. TolbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Hoyt A. Tolbert of Buchanan passed away Monday, June 18, 2018, in an Atlanta hospital. He was born in Floyd County, April 26, 1944, son of the late Alzie Tolbert and Gladys M. Pounds Carter.

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  19. Lew Spruill BarrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | Times Georgian

    A memorial service was held Thursday, June 14, 2018, at the Chapel of McMullen Funeral Home and Crematory, Columbus, Georgia, with Pastor Judy Hay officiating. Mr. Barrow was born July 11, 1952, in Atlanta, Georgia, the son of Hugh Will Barrow and the late Bonnie Spruill Barrow. 1 comment

  20. Emma Jean Coleman ShadixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Mrs. Emma Jean Coleman Shadix, age 75, of Douglasville, passed away, Sunday, June 17, 2018. She was born July 30, 1942 in Hall County, GA, the daughter of the late Mr. Vernon Coleman and the late Mrs. Ruby Garrett Coleman.

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