Paulding group seeks changes to allow chickens in back yards
by Tom Spigolon
January 20, 2015 02:28 PM | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Jennifer Farrell and her family like their pets so much they have a custom-built house for them in their backyard. She also likes the eggs they produce. The south Paulding resident, who lives in a subdivision off Scoggins Road, and some of her neighbors have kept chickens in their backyards for years. They recently were told they were in violation of county zoning laws requiring chicken owners to have at least 5 acres. Now, they plan to go to the county’s planning commission and boa...
Alexander to host Affordable Care Act enrollment, give legislative update
District 66 State Rep. Kimberly Alexander, D-Hiram, will host an Affordable Care Act enrollment event Saturday, Jan. 24, from noon to 3 p.m. at Oasis Family Life Church, 210 Paulding Lane, Dallas, ...
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Column: Peake on mission to legalize medical marijuana in Ga.
Allen Peake is a man on a mission. The five-term Republican state representative from Macon is the driving force behind proposed legislation to legalize medical marijuana in Georgia. He may succeed...
Jan 15, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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NEWSMAKER OF THE YEAR: Residents used courts, ballot box to oppose commercial airport in 2014
Paulding’s top newsmaker for 2014 was not a single person but a collection of county residents who worked in various ways to slow the progress of commercialization of Silver Comet Field airport whi...
Jan 06, 2015 | 10 10 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Elected officials and college degrees
    Apr 04, 2014 | 1696834 views | 0 0 comments | 902 902 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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