LIGHT ‘EM UP: Silent auction of decorated trees aids food program
by Bill Baldowski
November 19, 2014 06:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
If Santa Claus ever wanted to move out of the North Pole, he might want to consider the Douglas County Courthouse as a new address, especially during the Christmas season. The holiday-themed Festival of Trees event is under way on the third floor of the courthouse and has been described by two courthouse employees viewing the display as “breath-taking,” and “a morale builder.” One visitor, David Conners, said the trees “would put even the biggest Scrooge into the Christmas spirit.” ...
Many area retailers plan to keep holiday spirit alive, remain closed
While many large, national chains plan to open on Thanksgiving this year, area retailers say they plan to keep the tradition alive and not open on the holiday despite the sales it could bring. Desp...
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Commissioners clash over retreat boycott
County Commissioner Ann Jones Guider drew fire from fellow commissioners recently for her decision to leave a budget planning meeting held outside the county for what she said was a lack of transpa...
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Douglas County Scores and Schedule
Scores Football Friday, Oct. 31 Paulding County 41, Chapel Hill 22 South Paulding 32, Alexander 14 Douglas County 47, Campbell 14 New Manchester 38, Lithia Springs 0 Harvester Christian 47, Colonia...
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  • Elected officials and college degrees
    Apr 04, 2014 | 1267878 views | 0 0 comments | 765 765 recommendations | email to a friend | print

    Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?