Paulding chamber's 10th clay pigeon shoot Friday benefits STAR program
by Bill Baldowski
August 19, 2014 03:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
For the 10th consecutive year, shots will ring out and “pigeons” will begin falling from the sky – clay pigeons – during a Paulding Chamber of Commerce fundraiser. The Ragsdale Heating, Air and Plumbing Sporting Clay Shoot is set for Friday at the Foxhall Resort and Sporting Club in southeast Douglas County, with proceeds benefiting the Paulding County School System and the STAR Student program. According to Art Ragsdale, owner of the event’s sponsoring business, more than 100 chamb...
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Elected officials and college degrees
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Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?