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OUT AND ABOUT: Trick or Treat Village, 'Murder in 3-D'
Trick or Treat Village Saturday The 18th annual Trick or Treat Village is set for Saturday from 2 to 7 p.m. at Earl Duncan Park at Paulding Meadows, 724 Paulding Meadows Drive in Dallas, It will fe...
October 22, 2014 12:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding color guard member named to Army All-American Marching Band
Kevin Tran said he did not mean to break the mold; he was just trying something new. The 17-year-old East Paulding High School senior decided to try out for the color guard for the Raider Brigade B...
October 22, 2014 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family Alliance to host annual 'Masquerade Ball' fund-raiser
Halloween is tremendous fun for children, but sometimes, adults want to have a little revelry of their own. That was the genesis of Family Alliance of Paulding creating its annual Masquerade Ball —...
October 14, 2014 03:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding Public Safety Appreciation Day focuses on first-responders
The annual Paulding Public Safety Appreciation Day last weekend at Veterans Park in Dallas featured games, food, vendors and demonstrations by county and state public safety agencies.
October 14, 2014 02:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding middle-schooler collects thousands of pop tabs to help Ronald McDonald House
Erick Fortner is well on his way to becoming a major donor for the Ronald McDonald House Foundation — and he’s only in the sixth grade The 12-year-old East Paulding Middle School student has jumped...
October 14, 2014 02:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fall Fest covers downtown Dallas
The Paulding Fine Arts Association’s annual Fall Fest brought musicians, young performers and dozens of arts vendors to the Old Courthouse area along Main Street in downtown Dallas last weekend.
October 14, 2014 02:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Popular dinner theater format returns to Dallas Theater with 'Murder in 3-D'
Amateur sleuths and detective wannabes are invited to test their crime-solving skills beginning Oct. 17 during the first dinner theater performance in three years in downtown Dallas. Dallas Theater...
October 07, 2014 03:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public Safety Appreciation Day to feature safety agency demonstrations, music
The nonprofit Paulding Public Safety Appreciation Inc. will host its sixth annual Public Safety Appreciation Day at Veterans Park near the Watson Government Complex in Dallas. The appreciation day ...
October 07, 2014 02:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding Fine Arts Association Fall Fest to feature artists, music, young performers
The 12th annual Paulding Fine Arts Association Fall Fest is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in downtown Dallas. The nonprofit fine arts association hosts the fall fest to help promote and encourag...
October 07, 2014 02:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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OUT & ABOUT: Ghost Tours, free movie at airport
‘Ghost Tours of Dallas Georgia’ Stars of the classic horror film “The Exorcist” and contemporary TV shows “The Walking Dead” and “Ghost Hunters” will be among those who will meet fans and host guid...
October 01, 2014 11:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding students ramp up for annual fall football festivities
As the weather gets cooler and football moves further into the season, homecoming celebrations are nearing. Paulding County high schools are all preparing for, or have already had, their homecoming...
September 30, 2014 02:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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OUT AND ABOUT: Classic car show, free movie at airport
Party, cruise-in Georgia Classic Rides block party and car cruise-in is set for Saturday, and every fourth Saturday, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Dallas. Information: georgiacl...
September 23, 2014 03:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Dinner, auction to benefit Paulding food aid agency Friday
    by Tom Spigolon
    tspigolon@neighbornewspapers.com
    08.12.14 - 02:14 pm
  • Annual Dallas Theater drama camp a sold-out show
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    08.05.14 - 02:33 pm
  • 'Ghost Tours of Dallas' to feature celebrities, city history
    Stars of the classic horror film “The Exorcist” and contemporary TV shows “The Walking Dead” and “Ghost Hunters” will be among those who will meet fans and host guided tours through historic downto...
    September 23, 2014 03:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    OUT AND ABOUT: Dallas Food Truck Friday, Old Town Hiram Day this weekend
    Food Truck Friday The Downtown Dallas Merchants Association will host Food Truck Friday this Friday, Sept. 19, from 6 to 9 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Dallas. It also is planned for Oct. 10. Th...
    September 18, 2014 08:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding school celebrates Patriot Day on 13th anniversary of attacks
    McClure Middle School last week hosted its inaugural Patriot Day event to honor Paulding first-responders on the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on New York City in which thousands of pol...
    September 18, 2014 08:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding high schools showcase musical talent on field
    The talent showcased during Friday night football games is not limited to offense, defense and special teams. The team that takes the field at halftime — the high school marching band — is rife wit...
    September 16, 2014 02:15 PM | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Neighbor Newspapers columnist releases new album
    Neighbor Newspapers columnist Mark Wallace Maguire recently released an album with his new project, “Red Clay Country.” The music is a compendium of Southern Americana music including folk, blues, ...
    September 11, 2014 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Old Towne Hiram Day festival revived, planned for Sept. 20
    The Old Towne Hiram Day community festival is returning after a five-year absence. The event was organized annually from 2006 to 2009. However, the five-month-old Olde Town Hiram Business Associati...
    September 10, 2014 10:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    9/11 observances planned in Paulding, Villa Rica
    At least two area groups are planning 9/11 Patriot Day remembrance ceremonies on the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the U.S. Paulding County’s Patriot Day observance is Thursday at 8:...
    September 09, 2014 03:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    35th annual Paulding Meadows arts festival may attract 35,000
    The Paulding Meadows Arts and Craft Festival has not changed much since its beginnings in 1980, other than gaining six times more vendors and many thousands more visitors. The 35th annual festival ...
    September 02, 2014 03:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    South Paulding marching band readies for season
    South Paulding High School’s ‘Spirit of South Paulding’ marching band recently practiced at the school for an upcoming football halftime performance. The band includes 131 members and is set to per...
    September 02, 2014 02:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    St. Vincent de Paul society meets needs of families
    St. Vincent de Paul is more than a church and a thrift store. It is one of the major community outreaches in Paulding County, serving a multitude of people in need on a daily basis. The Catholic ch...
    August 26, 2014 03:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Young cancer patient gets welcome home
    When 12-year-old Hunter Landrum and his family pulled their vehicle into their Dallas neighborhood last week, a Paulding County Sheriff’s Department patrol car was there to meet him. The deputy in ...
    August 26, 2014 02:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    St. Vincent de Paul thrives on donations, volunteers
    Both Dallas branches of the St. Vincent de Paul Society — the thrift store and the support center — operate on volunteer manpower, getting help from nearly 50 to 60 volunteers on both sides each we...
    August 26, 2014 02:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Duo performs at New Georgia Library as part of reading program
    by Samantha M. Shal
    sshal@neighbornewspapers.com
    07.01.14 - 01:59 pm
  • Hiram’s Red, White and Boom to feature concert, fireworks Saturday
    by Tom Spigolon
    tspigolon@neighbornewspapers.com
    07.01.14 - 01:54 pm
  • Farmer's market brings farm-fresh products to Dallas
    by Samantha M. Shal
    sshal@neighbornewspapers.com
    06.17.14 - 02:52 pm