Most Douglasville council members support budget d...
by Bill Baldowski
04:29 PM, Tuesday, June 30
With the exception of City Councilman Mike Miller, who voted against the 2016 budget because it lacked raises for police officers, Douglasville City Council members said they felt the new budget is fair and balanced. Douglasville’s 2016 general fu...

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$27M budget approved
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04:19 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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Police: Murder suspect arrested in Cedartown
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Parade, festival highlight holiday
The annual Douglasville July 4 parade and festival is set for Saturday as the city again honors America with events w...
04:09 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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03:58 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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TRIBUTE: Group plans garden to honor present, past veterans
This Saturday, Douglasville and Douglas County residents will join millions of other U.S. citizens in celebrating Ame...
03:44 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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Douglas County was ready before first same-sex marriage ap...
Douglas County Probate Court was prepared for last week’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling that removed the ban on same-sex ...
03:12 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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Paulding was ready before first same-sex marriage applicat...
Paulding County Probate Court was prepared for last week’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling that removed the ban on same-sex...
03:02 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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30-day project shuts down part of Old Roswell Road
Roswell residents will have to use an alternate route while a large portion of Old Roswell Road will be closed to tra...
02:54 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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Paulding sees rise in unemployment rate, drop in jobless b...
Paulding County mirrored a regional trend in May with an increase in its unemployment rate and a decrease in first-ti...
02:45 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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TNT Fireworks offers safety tips as new law takes effect
In May, Gov. Nathan Deal signed House Bill 110, making it legal to purchase and use consumer fireworks in Georgia, ex...
01:05 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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Recordings played for jury during CEO’s testimony in retrial
Secret recordings of former DeKalb purchasing director Kelvin Walton discussing suspended DeKalb County CEO Burrell E...
12:20 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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Police investigating vehicle arson case
The Sandy Springs Police Department Tuesday announced it is investigating what it believes is arson to a marked polic...
12:16 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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Douglas, south Fulton lawmaker asks public to 'avoid' Ston...
A state lawmaker representing Douglas and south Fulton counties today asked residents to avoid Stone Mountain Park un...
12:02 PM, Tuesday, June 30
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Hiram man charged with murder of brother
Hiram police arrested a man today for the murder of his brother who was found shot to death Monday night, the police ...
11:26 AM, Tuesday, June 30
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