Red Cross honors Douglas voluntees
by Bill Baldowski
April 23, 2014 08:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Two Douglas Countians volunteered their time for years to assist American Red Cross medical staff and update its records, and the agency recently honored them for their work. They were among 19 volunteer individuals and organizations the agency’s metro Atlanta chapter recognized at its annual banquet earlier this month. Douglasville resident Shirley Rawlins, who has been with the chapter’s health services department for much of her 18 years with the organization, was named winner of...
Advance voting begins Monday
Douglas County voters will be able to cast ballots early beginning Monday at the Douglas County Courthouse for the party primary and nonpartisan elections. With last Monday being the registration d...
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Political newcomer Nixon a different kind of candidate
James Nixon said he believes there is a need in the Georgia Senate for a lawmaker who is different and, as he termed, does not “run with the herd.” A three-year Douglas County resident and the marr...
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Athlete of the Week: Fernando Ramirez, Lithia Springs
After a difficult 2013 campaign which saw the squad placing last in Region 5-AAAAA due to points lost on forfeited matches, the Lithia Springs boys’ soccer team has responded with one of the best s...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 113322 views | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?