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  1. Auto break-ins called crimes of opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Douglas County Sentinel

    There's a rash of car break-ins sweeping across west Georgia. For the past month, police and sheriff's officers in Douglas and Carroll counties have received numerous calls of people breaking into autos and stealing belongings.

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  2. VR council approves 'Gold Nugget Trail' planRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | Douglas County Sentinel

    The Fullerville Trailhead, built last year in anticipation for the new Gold Nugget Trail, is planned to be one of the main entrance points for the 22.6-mile trail system. The Fullerville Trailhead, built last year in anticipation for the new Gold Nugget Trail, is planned to be one of the main entrance points for the 22.6-mile trail system.

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  3. Janie B. BillingsleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Her viewing will be Thursday, August 9, 2018, at Willie Watkins Funeral Home in Carrollton, Georgia, from 2-8 p.m with the family available to receive visitors between 6-8 p.m. The funeral will be Friday, August 10, 2018, at 2 p.m. at St. James AME Church in Douglasville, Georgia. Her body will lie in state between 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the church the day of the funeral.

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  4. Tanner Medical Center VR expansion planning fall openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Douglas County Sentinel

    When completed, the expansion of the Tanner Medical Center/Villa Rica will more than double the number of available beds in the hospital's current emergency department. When completed, the expansion of the Tanner Medical Center/Villa Rica will more than double the number of available beds in the hospital's current emergency department.

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  5. Carrollton will host cannabis oil study commission meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Two local lawmakers are conducting a series of meetings on access to medical cannabis oil. One of those meetings will be held next month in Carrollton.

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  6. Trojans unleash new trigger manRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 28 | Douglas County Sentinel

    As the Carrollton High School football program marches into Year 3 of the Sean Calhoun era, there will be a transition of leadership for the Trojan offense. Following the graduation of three-year starter Mark Wright, the Carrollton head man will turn the keys of his attack over to a new trigger man in 2018, although there should be a good bit of familiarity there to help make it a smooth adjustment period.

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  7. Superior moves employees into former Big LotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Superior Recreational Products has moved its employees into the former Big Lots building on Bankhead Highway where they resumed work Friday. The city of Carrollton on Thursday night approved a special use permit for the business following a fire that leveled its building earlier this month.

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  8. All-American finish for CPRD trioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | Douglas County Sentinel

    The Carrollton Parks and Recreation Department track and field team is delivering a dynamic performance at the 2018 USATF National Junior Olympic Track and Field Championships this week. Competing on the campus of North Carolina A&T in Greensboro, North Carolina, the CPRD squad had two athletes secure All-American status on Wednesday in the field events with Jeremiah Pierce placing third in the men's 17-18 shot put with a heave of 56-8.5, while Kareem Nazim finished eighth in the boys' 13-14 pole vault with a personal-record of 10-8.

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  9. Larry James GriffisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Larry James Griffis, 67, of Jasper, Florida, passed away at his home on Monday, July 23, 2018, following an illness of some time. Larry was a native and longtime resident of Carrollton, Georgia.

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  10. Gary Wayne Crew Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Mr. Gary Wayne Crew Sr., 67, of Bremen passed away on Wednesday, July 25, 2018. He was born in Villa Rica on Sunday, June 24, 1951.

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  11. Setting the standard in Region 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Last season served as the perfect example that if you don't hit the field 100 percent focused on the task at hand, you could very well get your feelings hurt when the lights go out on Friday night. "The one thing that definitely did not change - and I don't know if it ever will - is we're still the best overall region in all of AAAAA football, in my opinion," noted third-year Carrollton head coach Sean Calhoun.

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  12. Temple sets 'visioning session' tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Temple residents will get a say in the future development of their city tonight during a "visioning session" concerning the town's comprehensive plan. There, the public will hear the findings of a 14-person steering committee, which has been charged with updating the city's comprehensive plan.

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  13. Trojan Slam serves as summer stapleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | Douglas County Sentinel

    A trio of traditionally strong prep softball programs are laying the foundation for another chapter of success to their respective history books this fall, and it's all cranking up during the final days of July. As an annual summer staple on the local front, the two-day Trojan Summer Slam wrapped up on Tuesday afternoon, where Bowdon, Central and host Carrollton High School were among the field of teams putting the pieces of the puzzle together for the upcoming 2018 campaign.

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  14. Melvin Edgar LyonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Melvin Edgar Lyons, 80, of Port Orange, Florida, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Halifax Hospital in Daytona Beach, Florida. Mel was born in Crossville, Tennessee, on October 13, 1937, the son of the late Ernest and Ella Mae Tabor Lyons.

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  15. Mary Ellen Cox PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | Douglas County Sentinel

    In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery, for upkeep, 1874 Burwell Road, Carrollton, GA 30117 or Bridgeway Hospice, 200 Business Center Drive, Suite 204, Stockbridge GA 30281.

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  16. Carroll County man drowns in Haralson lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Haralson County officials on Monday found the body of a Carrollton man in Sea Breeze Lake in Buchanan following a two-day search. Christopher Leon Prather, 46, disappeared in the lake at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #7402 on Georgia 120 in Buchanan on Saturday.

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  17. Russell ready for one last runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 24 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Having suited up in 40 games with 37 starts over the past three seasons, the redshirt senior defensive tackle is now the face of the Auburn University defense as the most experienced player on the entire roster. The 6-foot-3, 320-pound gap-plugging powerhouse recorded 46 tackles, including 6.5 for a loss with three sacks and a forced fumble last fall in helping lead the Tigers to the SEC West crown.

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  18. Public to get look at plan to guide countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 24 | Douglas County Sentinel

    The Carroll County School District is "likely" to be the biggest developer in the county, while the quality of jobs in the county needs to be increased. Those are among the issues included in the the county comprehensive plan, which is intended to guide the county in the future.

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  19. Nadine Walls MashburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 23 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Nadine Walls Mashburn, age 68, of Roopville passed away Friday, July 20, 2018. She was born November 3, 1949 in Carrollton, Georgia, daughter of Rudene Gray Walls Cook of Carrollton and the late Irvine Walls.

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  20. Marsha Cosby CettiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 23 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Marsha Cosby Cetti, 76, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Saturday morning, July 7, 2018, in her Carrollton, Georgia home. Born in Troy, Alabama, Marsha - the eldest daughter of Robert Arthur Yancey Cosby and Mildred McCalman Cosby - was well known for her gentle loving kindness, extraordinary generosity, commitment to family, devotion to teaching and the arts, and Christian faith.

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