Emory’s legacy: love of family, community
by Bill Baldowski
April 16, 2014 06:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 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 | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Perdue apologizes to Handel for education comment
A candidate for Georgia's open U.S. Senate seat has apologized for suggesting that his opponent's lack of a college degree makes her less qualified for the position. Officials from the Karen Handel...
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GreyStone CEO to chair WellStar board, three new members also named
The president and CEO of Douglasville-based GreyStone Power Corp. will take over as the chairman of the WellStar board of trustees on July 1. Gary Miller, a certified public accountant with a law d...
Apr 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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