Feds to pick up airport design tab, county to beef...
by Christine Fonville
04:06 PM, Tuesday, September 23
Progress for Phase II of expansions at the Henry County Airport, technology upgrades for county job seekers and balancing the 2014-15 fiscal year budget were action items at the Henry County Board of Commissioners meeting last week. Ron Burckhalte...

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Hail to the Ale Festival to benefit Haven House
The beginning of cooler weather marks the arrival of fall festivals and events throughout Henry County. One of the co...
03:59 PM, Tuesday, September 23
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Charter proposal to address low graduation rate
Fulton County Schools has sent out a request for charter proposals, due Jan. 16, to create a charter high school in H...
03:55 PM, Tuesday, September 23
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Silver anniversary inspires first 5K
The Old National Merchants Association will celebrate its 25 years of taking steps to promote economic development by...
03:45 PM, Tuesday, September 23
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County launches food donation campaign
Fulton County Youth Commissioners will kick off their sixth Can-Paign to Fight Hunger Oct. 6 to help feed hungry adul...
03:41 PM, Tuesday, September 23
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Paulding resident returns to lead child advocate group
Melodie Smith said she does not like to use the word “challenge” when facing any obstacle. For the new executive dire...
03:05 PM, Tuesday, September 23
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Retiring chief led county’s transition to suburban firefig...
Fire Chief Mike Earwood said he met all his goals through his quarter-century leading Paulding’s fire department – an...
02:56 PM, Tuesday, September 23
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School system deals with threat of gun violence
School district officials received information from Crimestoppers and a national reporting agency about the potential...
02:50 PM, Tuesday, September 23
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Federal government buying Paulding land to preserve endang...
More than 300 acres in Paulding County will be purchased with federal funds to help preserve two endangered fish spec...
02:46 PM, Tuesday, September 23
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Hiram Police to offer drop box for unneeded prescription d...
The Hiram Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its ninth opportunity in fou...
02:44 PM, Tuesday, September 23
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Paulding's congressman to host Military Academy Day Oct. 4
District 14 U.S. Rep. Tom Graves, R-Calhoun, will host his annual Military Academy Day Oct. 4 in Calhoun for students...
02:36 PM, Tuesday, September 23
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UPDATED: Suspect arrested in double murder
(UPDATED TUESDAY AT 2:16 P.M. WITH NEWS OF A SUSPECT BEING ARRESTED) The Sandy Springs Police Department Tuesday anno...
02:15 PM, Tuesday, September 23
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Decatur’s inaugural restaurant week offers dining specials
Decatur is celebrating its culinary scene with its inaugural Decatur Restaurant Week, which will run Sunday through O...
11:40 AM, Tuesday, September 23
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EDUCATION GUIDE: New Construction
There will be no shortage of makeovers on local campuses in the 2014-15 school year and beyond. The following is a li...
11:20 AM, Tuesday, September 23
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Oglethorpe awarded funds to support core curriculum
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has selected Oglethorpe University to receive a sizable three-year grant to support i...
11:04 AM, Tuesday, September 23
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Burton promoted to Decatur’s deputy fire chief
The Decatur Fire Department has promoted Stephanie Burton to deputy fire chief. Duties in her new role include fire o...
10:42 AM, Tuesday, September 23
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