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“Love never gives up. Love cares more for others than for self. Love doesn’t want what it doesn’t have. Love doesn’t strut, doesn’t have a swelled head, doesn’t force itself on others, isn’t always ‘me first,’ Doesn’t fly off the handle, doesn’t keep score of the sins of others, doesn’t reve…

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Susan Myers, 58, of the Fairfield Plantation Community, Villa Rica, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021.

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The University of West Georgia women’s basketball team ran into a buzzsaw this weekend at The Coliseum.

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The University of West Georgia men’s basketball team received a remarkable road effort Saturday evening to roll to a crucial Gulf South Conference East triumph.

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Temple officials are making plans for several projects that could be funded with the new special purpose local option sales tax (SPLOST) — provided county voters approve the continuation of the tax in March.

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A $95 million resurfacing project on Interstate 20 that has been a nightmare for anyone traveling between Bremen and Villa Rica since 2016 is expected to be finished in April.

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A Michigan man has been arrested in connection to a jewelry store robbery at Arbor Place that started with a threat called into a local high school as a diversion.

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Oh the ironies... I was exposed to someone with the ‘Rona last week, so now I’m sequestered all up in here.

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Two new school board members representing Villa Rica had their first meeting on Monday as the panel learned that construction for the new VRHS stadium is going well.

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Following weekend confusion, Tuesday’s COVID-19 vaccination event in Carroll County went smoothly as distribution hiccups are being felt statewide.

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“Beloved, let us love one another, for love is of God; and everyone who loves is born of God and knows God.” — 1 John 4:7.

Carrollton and Villa Rica lowered their flags to half staff this week as a sign of respect to two fallen U.S. Capitol Police officers.

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The Douglas County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the purchase of land Tuesday where a new Department of Driver Services office will be built.

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I was chilly, my toes just wouldn’t warm up, and I kept bumping up the heat.

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Carroll officials anticipate collecting $119 million in SPLOST revenue over the next six years if voters approve the sales tax in the March referendum.

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The Douglas County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the purchase of land where a new Department of Driver Services site will be built during Tuesday’s meeting.

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A spirited effort from the University of West Georgia women’s basketball team completed a Gulf South Conference sweep of Shorter on Sunday at The Coliseum.

Douglas and Cobb counties are in the midst of an “incredible surge of COVID-19 that is testing our hospitals with record numbers of hospitalizations.”

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Ken and I were getting ready to leave for our church’s Christmas Eve service, followed by a little trip to Dallas for the Slate side of things at my Mama’s house. Everybody crowds into her garden-sized place, taking no heed to all the warnings ... eating, talking, laughing, living. My Mama a…

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After months of uncertainty, students across the county and state will know how their end-of-course assessments will affect their grade: very little.

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David Sawyer Whisenhunt Jr., 85, died on Thursday December 24th, 2020.

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As Jonathan Jefferson made his way to the stage at the Douglas County High theater for a National Signing Day photo op, Tigers coach Johnny White presented him with another accolade for his decorated career.

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This has been a year like no other. We’ve all suffered personal, professional, and economic losses and hardships from the COVID-19 pandemic. That loss is on a scale that was unthinkable when we celebrated last Christmas.