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Commission candidates see different top issues for Paulding voters
Government transparency, fiscal management, future growth and healing the “bitter division” on the county commission are among voters’ top concerns in an upcoming special election to fill a vacant ...
February 08, 2016 12:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding Republicans electing delegates in possible step toward national convention
The Paulding County Republican Party will host a Precinct Mass Meeting at Audry's Restaurant in Dallas in a possible first step toward representing Georgia at this year's national convention. Atten...
February 05, 2016 11:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Early voting begins Monday in Paulding for presidential primary
Paulding voters will have the chance to vote early beginning Monday in the state of Georgia’s Presidential Preference Primary and a special election for Post 1 county commissioner. Early and advanc...
February 03, 2016 06:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding residents explain support for both parties' presidential candidates
As the start of the early voting period approaches for the March 1 statewide presidential primary, some Paulding residents supporting both parties’ candidates appear to strongly believe their choic...
February 02, 2016 11:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commission candidates to speak to Paulding GOP club
Ron Davis, candidate for Post 1 county commissioner in a March 1 special election, and Roger Leggett, who has announced his candidacy for county commission chairman in the May primary, will speak t...
January 18, 2016 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Presidential candidate representatives, local candidates to speak to Paulding GOP
Field representatives for presidential candidates and county and state candidates are set to speak to the Paulding County Republican Party Saturday, Jan. 16, at 9 a.m. at Mount Tabor Park Community...
January 15, 2016 12:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding qualifying fees top $2,000 for chairman, sheriff
Candidates for county chairman and sheriff will pay more than $2,000 each to qualify for the office in this year’s primary elections. The Paulding County Commission Tuesday voted to set the qualify...
January 13, 2016 05:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Report: former employee to blame for release of Georgia voter data
A report released Monday by Secretary of State Brian Kemp faults a single employee for the release of all Georgia registered voters' personal information. The 30-page report is the fullest accounti...
December 15, 2015 07:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former county commissioner to seek Paulding chairman’s seat
A second man has announced his candidacy for Paulding chairman and says the county must focus on improving its road system and compensation for public safety personnel. Roger Leggett, who served as...
December 14, 2015 04:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two file to seek vacant Paulding commission seat
Two men will ask the voters to choose between them March 1 to fill a vacant seat on the Paulding County Commission. New Hope resident Ron Davis and Dallas resident Jeremiah Fields filed qualifying ...
December 02, 2015 02:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Qualifying begins Monday for vacant Paulding commission seat
Editor's note: An earlier version of this story did not include information on Jeremiah Fields declaring his candidacy. Potential candidates for a vacant seat on the Paulding County Board of Commis...
November 24, 2015 09:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cole hoping new city council members bring harmony to Hiram
Jeff Cole said his first meeting as a member of the Hiram City Council went better than some might have expected after recent open quarreling among some members. “It went really smooth,” he said. “...
November 17, 2015 05:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding commission down to four members after resignation
The Paulding County Commission will operate with four members until a March 1 special election determines who will replace a commissioner who resigned last week. David Carmichael resigned his Post ...
November 11, 2015 05:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding board certifies wins in Hiram mayor, council election
Hiram's 2015 election is in the record books. The Paulding County Board of Elections voted today to certify the results of the general election for Hiram mayor and two city council seats, and a spe...
November 04, 2015 12:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiram voters narrowly choose Philyaw over Devey for mayor
Hiram voters chose former councilwoman Teresa Philyaw by seven votes over incumbent Doris Devey in today's mayor's race, according to unofficial returns from the Paulding County Elections and Voter...
November 03, 2015 08:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Polls close in Hiram, early voting results shown
Polls closed in Hiram at 7 p.m. and election officials were expecting results within minutes in the city mayor and city council election.. Election supervisotr Deidre Holden said her department saw...
November 03, 2015 07:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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