Emory’s legacy: love of family, community
by Bill Baldowski
April 16, 2014 06:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Herb Emory’s love for Douglas County was only surpassed by his love of family, needy children and the welfare of animals, some local public officials said Monday. Emory died April 12 of a heart attack at the scene of a wreck he had come upon on South Burnt Hickory Road near his home. A memorial service is planned for Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at Johnson Ferry Baptist Church at 955 Johnson Ferry Road near Lower Roswell Road in Marietta. Emory, who worked for the Douglas Neighbor ...
Junior League to host forum for Douglas County state, local candidates Tuesday
The Junior League of Douglas County State Public Affairs Committee is set to host a political forum Tuesday, April 22, at 6:30 p.m. at the Douglasville Conference Center ballroom, 6700 Church St. i...
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group hopes bowling fundraisers bring awareness of sleep apnea danger
Area resident Ann Croft said she remembers what would be the final words of her husband before he died in July 2002 of respiratory and heart problems caused, in great part, by sleep apnea, she said...
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week: Tatiana Hawkins, Alexander
Alexander girls’ soccer player Tatiana Hawkins has had a stellar season for the Cougars, averaging nearly two assists per contest while leading the squad to seven wins and a place atop the Region 5...
Apr 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Elected officials and college degrees
    Apr 04, 2014 | 96599 views | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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