Douglas County Newswire (Page 2)

Douglas County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Douglas County, GA. (Page 2)

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  1. Three shot after argument in Douglas County neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | WALB-TV Albany

    Police in Douglas County said at around 1 a.m. on January 16, they responded to call at an address on Knoll View Place in Anneewakee Trails subdivision in Douglasville. When deputies arrived on the scene they found three people suffering from gunshot wounds.

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  2. Tensions run high at latest quarry hearing; vote set for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Times Georgian

    A handful of people stood when Mayor Rochelle Robinson asked those supporting a proposed rock quarry to stand during a public hearing Thursday night. People crowded around the walls, while others filled the seats, ready to be a part of the public hearing to consider the request for a change in zoning from Heavy Industrial to Heavy Industrial District with a special land-use permit for mining and quarrying.

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  3. Services set to celebrate legacy of MLK on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Times Georgian

    Artist John E. Martin of Villa Rica drew this rendering of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Special church services and other events will be held in Douglas County to honor King's legacy. While many will enjoy a day off on Monday in commemoration of the birthday of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., others will participate in an MLK Day of Service or attend special church services throughout Douglas County.

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  4. Local man arrested for child molestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Times Georgian

    Charles McKinney, 35, of Douglasville was arrested Thursday and charged with child molestation, sexual battery, enticing a minor for indecent purposes, sodomy and parole violation, according to the jail records. He was previously arrested Jan. 6 for statutory rape, the records show.

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  5. COOPER: Living the uneasy lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... I'll find the very source when I'm looking for something else. Lisa Cooper writes the amazing stories of Douglas County each Sunday. You can find her new book "Every Now and Then: The Amazing Stories of Douglas County" online at Amazon, print and ...

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  6. William Henry 'Will' ChristiansenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Times Georgian

    William Henry "Will" Christiansen, age 60, of Douglasville passed away on January 13, 2017. He was born in Frankfurt, Germany, on November 26, 1956, the son of the late Ludwig William and Ida Nell Christiansen.

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  7. Sharon Harris LeonardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Funeral services for Mrs. Leonard will be conducted Monday January 16, 2017, from the chapel of Stutts Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Mt.

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  8. William Henry - Will' ChristiansenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... stein. The newest issue of West Georgia Living is here! Look for it in Sunday's copy of the Times-Georgian or Douglas County Sentinel, and at various venues around town.

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  9. Michael Glenn SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Times Georgian

    Mr. Michael Glenn Smith, 65, of Morganton, Georgia, formerly of Atlanta, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2017. He was born December 15, 1951 the son of the late Mr. Jesse Guy Smith and the late Mrs. Dorothy Marie Blalock Smith.

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  10. John Garland YatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Times Georgian

    The family will receive friends at Jones-Wynn Funeral Home in Douglasville, Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. Memorial Services will be conducted Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the Chapel of Jones-Wynn Funeral Home in Douglasville.

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  11. Annie June JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Mrs. Annie June Jones, 80, of Winston, died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. A memorial service will be held at the funeral home on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017 at 3 p.m. The newest issue of West Georgia Living is here! Look for it in Sunday's copy of the Times-Georgian or Douglas County Sentinel, and at various venues around town.

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  12. Sharron Ann HollandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... ating. The newest issue of West Georgia Living is here! Look for it in Sunday's copy of the Times-Georgian or Douglas County Sentinel, and at various venues around town.

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  13. Elizabeth - Betty' Margaret Grant PawlowskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... 2017. The newest issue of West Georgia Living is here! Look for it in Sunday's copy of the Times-Georgian or Douglas County Sentinel, and at various venues around town.

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  14. Main Street programs collaborate on discount cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Times Georgian

    Main Street programs have started a discount card and membership program to encourage local shopping, starting a website where customers can view all of the participating merchants and discounts in one place. The plan includes Douglasville, Villa Rica, Carrollton and Bowdon Main Streets.

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  15. Z Gallerie to create 115 jobs, invest $3.7 million in Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Special The Georgia Department of Economic Development announced Wednesday that Z Gallerie, a premier lifestyle brand in the fashion home space, will create 115 new jobs and invest $3.7 million in an east coast distribution center and customer service center in Douglas County. The distribution center is slated to operate at full capacity by 2019.

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  16. MAHONE: Lithia Springs bouncing back from back from adversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Douglas County Sentinel

    It was a struggle as the Lithia Springs senior sat on the bench watching her teammates lose five straight games as she was nursing a slight knee injury. Lithia Springs has defeated Grady and Riverwood by an average 32 points in a pair of Region 6-AAAAA games.

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  17. Kiana Johnson becomes Lithia Spring's all-time scoring leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Douglas County Sentinel

    David Mills is not too often at a loss for words, but the Lithia Springs coach was outside of his team's locker room on Wednesday evening. Mills was trying to gather his thoughts as he spoke about Lions standout guard Kiana Johnson after reaching a milestone in a win over Riverwood.

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  18. Punkintown Nature Preserve: Master plan revealed for passive park along Bear CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Douglas County Sentinel

    The first phase of a master plan to develop "The Boot" portion of Punkintown Nature Preserve has been completed and is ready to be rolled out to the community. Douglas County District 3 Commissioner Mike Mulcare will hold a community meeting to share and discuss the master plan for Punkintown Nature Preserve on Jan.19.

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  19. Man killed in Hwy. 5 accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Douglas County Sentinel

    A local man was killed in a single vehicle accident on Highway 5 early Tuesday morning, the Georgia State Patrol said. William Gregg Bradley, 54, of Douglasville, died in the accident, which the GSP said happened less than a mile from Dorsett Shoals Road.

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  20. Former CSU womena s basketball coach loses sister in fiery Atlanta car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    One of the victims killed in an accident in Atlanta early Sunday morning is the sister of Quacy Barnes-Timmons, a former coach for the Lady Cougars at Columbus State University and current coach of the women's basketball team at Tuskegee University. The vehicle was traveling on Campbellton Road in southwest Atlanta when the incident occurred, according Atlanta police.

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