HIGHER PURPOSE: Pilot bumped from 9/11 trip gives inspiring message in Douglas
by Bill Baldowski
April 22, 2015 05:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Scheibner is a former American Airlines pilot, Navy commander and founder of CharacterHealth, an organization which seeks to help parents teach ethics and instill good character traits in their children. He was the keynote speaker at last week’s Community Character Coalition annual breakfast at the First Presbyterian Church of Douglasville. On that fateful day almost 14 years ago, Scheibner had sought permission from the airlines to be the pilot aboard its flight 11 that day, going ...
Shredding event set for Saturday at Douglas County credit union
Douglasville’s Georgia’s Own Credit Union is again taking the lead in south metro’s effort to “go green”. The credit union’s office at 5895 Stewart Parkway is the only location on the Southside hos...
Apr 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Reading is a vital component in anyone’s life
Q: I’ve heard you speak about the importance of reading. For those of us who are not writers, do you think it makes any real difference in our lives if we read? A: Yes and more yes. Let me share a ...
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Douglas County's jobless rate falls to 6.6 percent
Douglas County’s unemployment rate dropped to 6.6 percent in March, the Georgia Department of Labor reported today. The March rate was a decrease from 6.7 percent in February, and 7.7 percent in Ma...
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Proposed WellStar, Emory merger
Feb 11, 2015 | 890016 views | 0 0 comments | 407 407 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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