Douglas County Newswire (Page 9)

Douglas County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Douglas County, GA. (Page 9)

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  1. Adams named superior court judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Times Georgian

    ... a private law practice she will close to take the judgeship. She has also served as Judge Pro Tempore of the Douglas County Juvenile Court. "I feel so honored and so humbled about being selected for this position," said Adams, who lives in ...

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  2. Cat's out of the bag: Amazon is in DouglasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... large items like flat screen televisions." Chris Pumphrey, executive director of the Development Authority of Douglas County, said he had been approached by Amazon and was asked to sign a non-disclosure agreement, which is the reason for the secrecy ... 3 comments

  3. ARC honors the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Douglas County Sentinel

    The city of Douglasville was one of three local governments recognized by the Atlanta Regional Commission for its leadership in implementing policies and practices that contribute to the efficient and sustainable use of resources in metro Atlanta. Douglasville was honored at ARC's Jan. 25 board meeting for recertifying as a Silver Certified Green Community in ARC's Green Communities program.

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  4. Patricia Lynne - Patti' MaloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Times Georgian

    ... at HCA Parkway and WellStar Douglas, where she retired in 2009. After retirement she worked briefly at the Douglas County Sheriff's Department. She loved traveling and going on mission trips. She was a member of Central Baptist Church. In addition ...

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  5. Bobby Gene RhinehartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Times Georgian

    Mr. Bobby Gene Rhinehart, age 87, of Douglasville, GA, passed away January 20, 2017. He was born February 4, 1929 in Chestnut Hill, TN, to the late Hobson and Georgia Hance Rhinehart.

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  6. Betty Jane Campbell StevensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Times Georgian

    Mrs. Betty Jane Campbell Stevens, age 69, of Douglasville, passed away, Thursday, January 19, 2017. She was born October 27, 1947 in Detroit, MI, the daughter of the late Mr. Claude Bernard Campbell and the late Mrs. Emma Beatrice Evans Campbell.

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  7. William C. MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Services will be Tuesday, January 24, at 2 p.m. at Hightower Funeral Home in Bremen with Brother Andy Murray officiating. Burial will follow in Douglasville City Cemetery.

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  8. Local legislators react to inauguration of TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Griffin Daily News

    ... as thousands gathered in Washington, D.C., to usher in a new era in the nation's political history. Here in Douglas County, as is the case nationally, local politicians hold vastly different opinions of President Donald Trump depending on their ...

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  9. Chapel Hill repeats as county swim championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... Hill repeat as county swim champions. Thanks to winning 13 of the 22 events contested, Chapel Hill won the Douglas County Swimming Championship for the second straight season. The Panthers boys and girls outdistanced second-place Douglas County by ...

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  10. New sheriff lays out his plans for DCSORead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Griffin Daily News

    ... in law enforcement. He started with the Douglasville Police Department and worked his way up the ranks at the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. Miller's successor, Sheriff Tim Pounds, has taken a similar path; he has been in law enforcement for more ...

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  11. Mason Creek Road at Hwy. 78 to close TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Times Georgian

    Progress continues on work along Highway 78 and Mann Road in the western potion of Douglas County which is expected to improve traffic flow and increase safety. Drivers who regularly travel along the 1.3 mile stretch of highway, which includes Highway 78/Bankhead Highway intersections at Mann Road, Mason Creek Road and Post Road can expect to be re-routed beginning Tuesday.

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  12. Local pols vary widely on Trump's impact in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Times Georgian

    The United States inaugurated its 45th president on Friday as thousands gathered in Washington, D.C., to usher in a new era in the nation's political history. Here in Douglas County, as is the case nationally, local politicians hold vastly different opinions of President Donald Trump depending on their background and party affiliation.

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  13. Dog River Park expected to open by end of MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Times Georgian

    If the weather cooperates, Douglas County residents will soon enjoy nature's amenities of Dog River Park, expected to open by the end of March. The newest of the county parks, Dog River Park is situated on 800-acres of county-owned property, nestled behind Dog River Library in the woodlands off Highway 5 south of Douglasville.

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  14. Cooper: The more things change ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Douglas County Sentinel

    ... be the gainer if the whole cotton crop was fabricated in our own mills by our own people..." Folks here in Douglas County couldn't argue with that. Plans were already underway to build our own cotton mill. The second reason why "The Atlanta ...

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  15. Glenda Mary GordonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Times Georgian

    Per her wishes, she was cremated and a Memorial Services will be held on Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, at 2 p.m.. at Hightower's Memorial Chapel in Douglasville with the Rev. Josh Agan officiating.

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  16. Betty A. JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Times Georgian

    Betty A. Jones passed away in DeLand, Fla., December 9, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband William H. Jones and her son Carney L. Jones.

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  17. Chapel Hill's confidence soaring highRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Times Georgian

    Derrick Mahone/Douglas County Sentinel Chapel Hill senior Breanna Stephens has been one of the Panthers scoring leaders during this five-game region winning streak. Derrick Mahone/Douglas County Sentinel Chapel Hill senior Breanna Stephens has been one of the Panthers scoring leaders during this five-game region winning streak.

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  18. Ayanna Dinkins adds balance to Lithia Springs' lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Times Georgian

    Special Photo/Reggie Davis Ayanna Dinkins can help the Lithia Springs Lions stretch a defense with her perimeter scoring ability. In addition to its trapping and turnover-causing defense, the Lithia Springs' girls basketball team has an offensive lineup that sets up the Lions for success very well.

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  19. LDS church hosting emergency preparedness seminar SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Times Georgian

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is offering a workshop Saturday morning to help members of the community learn how to be prepared when an emergency arises. The church invites members of the community to a free Family Emergency Preparedness and Container Gardening Seminar Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the church, located at 3027 Chapel Hill Rd. in Douglasville.

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  20. City Council approves pay increases; Segal casts lone vote against waiving logo requirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Douglas County Sentinel

    The resolution allows a 1.5 percent "cost of living" adjustment and emends the city of Douglasville current pay schedule by increasing the compensation amounts by 1.5 percent in efforts to continue to keep the city of Douglasville's wage and compensation structure competitive with the current job market. This item will become effective starting Jan. 24. "It also affects our pay schedule so all of the salaries within the pay scale will be increased by 1.5 percent," said City Manager Marcia Hampton.

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