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Dallas church providing holiday meal to hundreds
Thanksgiving is a time to eat a little too much and be thankful for the things in your life. Dallas First United Methodist Church wants to help fill bellies and give thanks as it dishes up hundreds...
November 18, 2014 03:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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1,500 attend inaugural Extreme Family Field Day
More than 1,500 people traveled to Taylor Farm Park in Powder Springs recently as Paulding Education Foundation hosted its inaugural Extreme Family Field Day, presented by Children’s Healthcare of ...
November 18, 2014 03:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding Chamber luncheon hosts AT&T Georgia president
The Paulding Chamber of Commerce hosted its monthly Georgia Power Luncheon and business expo at the Paulding Senior Center in Dallas recently. The guest speaker was Beth Shiroishi, president of AT&...
November 18, 2014 02:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding nonprofit, sheriff’s department, DFACS provide holiday joy for needy
Santa’s elves who concentrate on providing holiday gifts and food for Paulding County residents are again organizing to make sure Christmas is enjoyable for all needy families. Again this year, the...
November 11, 2014 01:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding Education Foundation hosts race, obstacle course
Local children and adults are invited to run, climb and play this weekend, all while giving back to schools and students. The Paulding Education Foundation is hosting its third annual benefit 5K ra...
November 04, 2014 02:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Registration begins Monday for Paulding's Hope for Christmas
Paulding Christmas Inc. and Hope for Christmas will be partnering again this holiday season to provide toys and food to local families in need. Registration for families to receive toys and food fo...
November 04, 2014 01:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding Festival of Trees ushers in Christmas season
Although many retailers are already displaying Christmas items in their stores, for a growing number of Paulding residents the official start of the holiday season is the annual Paulding Festival o...
November 04, 2014 01:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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First Baptist Church celebrates 160th year; made mark in Civil War, modern times
Sitting on the edge of downtown, First Baptist Church of Dallas is just as much a part of the city’s history as its geography. The church recently celebrated its 160th anniversary, providing its me...
October 28, 2014 03:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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A HAUNTING QUESTION: Locals wonder if old courthouse has ghosts
Dale Willbanks had had enough of the sounds coming from upstairs at the old Paulding County Courthouse. Willbanks, president of the Paulding County Genealogy and History Research Library, said ther...
October 28, 2014 02:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Author to visit after Paulding school wins Scholastic contest for fifth time
Sammy McClure Middle School students are set to meet Maggie Stiefvater, author of the best-selling “Shiver” trilogy and “The Raven Cycle” series, Wednesday during a special schoolwide event after M...
October 28, 2014 02:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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OUT AND ABOUT: Trick or Treat Village, 'Murder in 3-D'
Trick or Treat Village Saturday The 18th annual Trick or Treat Village is set for Saturday from 2 to 7 p.m. at Earl Duncan Park at Paulding Meadows, 724 Paulding Meadows Drive in Dallas, It will fe...
October 22, 2014 12:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding color guard member named to Army All-American Marching Band
Kevin Tran said he did not mean to break the mold; he was just trying something new. The 17-year-old East Paulding High School senior decided to try out for the color guard for the Raider Brigade B...
October 22, 2014 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Paulding high schools showcase musical talent on field
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    09.16.14 - 02:15 pm
  • St. Vincent de Paul society meets needs of families
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    08.26.14 - 03:16 pm
  • St. Vincent de Paul thrives on donations, volunteers
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    08.26.14 - 02:24 pm
  • Family Alliance to host annual 'Masquerade Ball' fund-raiser
    Halloween is tremendous fun for children, but sometimes, adults want to have a little revelry of their own. That was the genesis of Family Alliance of Paulding creating its annual Masquerade Ball —...
    October 14, 2014 03:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding Public Safety Appreciation Day focuses on first-responders
    The annual Paulding Public Safety Appreciation Day last weekend at Veterans Park in Dallas featured games, food, vendors and demonstrations by county and state public safety agencies.
    October 14, 2014 02:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding middle-schooler collects thousands of pop tabs to help Ronald McDonald House
    Erick Fortner is well on his way to becoming a major donor for the Ronald McDonald House Foundation — and he’s only in the sixth grade The 12-year-old East Paulding Middle School student has jumped...
    October 14, 2014 02:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Fall Fest covers downtown Dallas
    The Paulding Fine Arts Association’s annual Fall Fest brought musicians, young performers and dozens of arts vendors to the Old Courthouse area along Main Street in downtown Dallas last weekend.
    October 14, 2014 02:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Popular dinner theater format returns to Dallas Theater with 'Murder in 3-D'
    Amateur sleuths and detective wannabes are invited to test their crime-solving skills beginning Oct. 17 during the first dinner theater performance in three years in downtown Dallas. Dallas Theater...
    October 07, 2014 03:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Public Safety Appreciation Day to feature safety agency demonstrations, music
    The nonprofit Paulding Public Safety Appreciation Inc. will host its sixth annual Public Safety Appreciation Day at Veterans Park near the Watson Government Complex in Dallas. The appreciation day ...
    October 07, 2014 02:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding Fine Arts Association Fall Fest to feature artists, music, young performers
    The 12th annual Paulding Fine Arts Association Fall Fest is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in downtown Dallas. The nonprofit fine arts association hosts the fall fest to help promote and encourag...
    October 07, 2014 02:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    OUT & ABOUT: Ghost Tours, free movie at airport
    ‘Ghost Tours of Dallas Georgia’ Stars of the classic horror film “The Exorcist” and contemporary TV shows “The Walking Dead” and “Ghost Hunters” will be among those who will meet fans and host guid...
    October 01, 2014 11:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding students ramp up for annual fall football festivities
    As the weather gets cooler and football moves further into the season, homecoming celebrations are nearing. Paulding County high schools are all preparing for, or have already had, their homecoming...
    September 30, 2014 02:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    OUT AND ABOUT: Classic car show, free movie at airport
    Party, cruise-in Georgia Classic Rides block party and car cruise-in is set for Saturday, and every fourth Saturday, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Dallas. Information: georgiacl...
    September 23, 2014 03:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    'Ghost Tours of Dallas' to feature celebrities, city history
    Stars of the classic horror film “The Exorcist” and contemporary TV shows “The Walking Dead” and “Ghost Hunters” will be among those who will meet fans and host guided tours through historic downto...
    September 23, 2014 03:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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    OUT AND ABOUT: Dallas Food Truck Friday, Old Town Hiram Day this weekend
    Food Truck Friday The Downtown Dallas Merchants Association will host Food Truck Friday this Friday, Sept. 19, from 6 to 9 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Dallas. It also is planned for Oct. 10. Th...
    September 18, 2014 08:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Dinner, auction to benefit Paulding food aid agency Friday
    by Tom Spigolon
    tspigolon@neighbornewspapers.com
    08.12.14 - 02:14 pm
  • Annual Dallas Theater drama camp a sold-out show
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    08.05.14 - 02:33 pm