Some business owners, residents to see major impact from Hwy. 92 widening
by Tom Spigolon
July 15, 2014 01:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Some Paulding residents and business owners greeted plans for a widened Hiram-Douglasville Highway with a mix of relief and disdain last week. Almost 100 people attended the open house-styled hearing at The Events Place in Hiram to see long-anticipated plans for adding two additional lanes to the congested road which runs north and south through eastern Paulding County, said Georgia Department of Transportation spokesman Mohamed Arafa. Attendees had the option of commenting verbally...
Wilson wins Democratic primary for state superintendent
Democrat Valarie Wilson has won her party's nomination for state school superintendent. Early returns Tuesday showed Wilson winning about 54 percent of the vote against state Rep. Alisha Thomas Mor...
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Hearing loss no match for Dallas resident’s academic success
She may not have actually “heard” her name called as an honor graduate, but Amie Sankoh said her academic achievements go far beyond the spoken word. The 23-year-old Dallas resident, who has been h...
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Guest column: What sort of man picks on hungry children?
District 1 U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston calls himself a “fiscal hawk” who would slash federal budgets with a machete. He especially wants to chop federal assistance programs for the elderly, the disable...
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  • Elected officials and college degrees
    Apr 04, 2014 | 563860 views | 0 0 comments | 394 394 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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