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Hiram man sought in murder case found dead in Fulton County
May 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hiram man sought in murder case found dead in Fulton County
A Hiram man wanted in connection with the death of his wife was found dead Wednesday night apparently from a self-inflicted gunshot wound in southwest Atlanta, a Paulding sheriff's deputy said. The...
May 28, 2015 08:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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France to give Paulding D-Day hero its top award
Hugh Beavers, like many young men in the 1940s, fulfilled his patriotic duty by being drafted into service in World War II. Now the French government is ready to honor Beavers’ service by bestowing...
May 27, 2015 12:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airport board rejects Paulding commission’s changes to operating agreement (UPDATED)
Paulding’s airport authority last week did not exactly welcome a proposal to open itself to a potential lawsuit and end 10 years of guaranteed county payments for operation of Silver Comet Field. T...
May 27, 2015 12:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding building authority in negotiations to sell film studio
Paulding’s Industrial Building Authority is in negotiations for a company to purchase its film studio, the executive director said last week. Blake Swafford confirmed talks were ongoing after autho...
May 27, 2015 12:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Toy donation sought during Paulding blood drive Friday
Citizens For A Better Paulding County is sponsoring a toy drive from noon to 5 p.m. in conjunction with a Friday blood drive in memory of Paulding Sheriff's Cpl. Sam Driskell at the meeting room at...
May 21, 2015 05:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding airport board rejects commission’s changes to operating agreement
Paulding’s airport authority on Wednesday did not exactly welcome a proposal to open itself to a potential lawsuit and end 10 years of guaranteed county payments for operation of Silver Comet Field...
May 21, 2015 12:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Proposed Paulding schools budget includes funding for more teachers, technology
Higher local property values and more state funding led the Paulding County School Board to reduce class sizes and add almost 100 new teachers in its proposed fiscal 2016 budget, officials said. Th...
May 19, 2015 02:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Some Paulding students exempt from measles vaccinations
Paulding County schools follow state law which required measles vaccinations unless medical or religious waivers are given, a district spokeswoman said. Those exemptions meant 177 kindergarten and ...
May 19, 2015 02:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transportation bill was ‘needed’ but was ‘tough vote’, Maxwell says
The dean of Paulding’s legislative delegation voted for a bill to increase the gas tax this year because he saw few other ways to raise badly needed funds for transportation infrastructure statewid...
May 19, 2015 01:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding sheriff named to panel discussing how to make medical marijuana growth legal
Paulding County Sheriff Gary Gulledge will help represent the state’s law enforcement officials in the debate on making Georgia-grown marijuana legal for medical purposes. Gulledge will join Distri...
May 18, 2015 05:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public safety officials launching "Click it or Ticket"
Georgia public safety officials say they're planning to participate in several traffic safety campaigns during the Memorial Day travel period. Governor's Office of Highway Safety officials say thei...
May 16, 2015 12:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATE: State Patrol investigating pedestrian's death
The Georgia State Patrol this week was investigating the death of a pedestrian who reportedly was struck by a Paulding sheriff’s patrol car as she attempted to cross Ga. Hwy. 92 in Hiram, a sheriff...
May 15, 2015 05:21 PM | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Paulding air show earning national recognition; set for May 9, 10
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.28.15 - 02:01 pm
  • $1 million grant to allow Paulding schools to increase technology access
    The Paulding County Board of Education plans to increase digital access for students after receiving $1.1 million from the second round of the state Connections for Classrooms grant program. Connec...
    May 13, 2015 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Deal vetoes bill to allow voters to fill Paulding school board vacancies
    Gov. Nathan Deal announced Tuesday he vetoed a bill he said "does not achieve what the author intended" to establish a way for voters to fill a vacant seat on the Paulding County School Board. The ...
    May 13, 2015 10:37 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Moses Middle School's Holmes named 2015 Paulding Teacher of the Year
    Victor Holmes of Moses Middle School was named the 2015 Paulding County School District Teacher of the Year Tuesday in a ceremony at West Ridge Church in Dallas. Holmes teaches sixth-grade math and...
    May 13, 2015 10:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Deal vetoes 11 bills
    Gov. Nathan Deal has released a list of 11 bills that he vetoed. The list of vetoed bills that Deal released Tuesday included one that would have allowed motorcycle and bicycle riders to enter inte...
    May 13, 2015 08:41 AM | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Films, entertainment events helped Paulding electrician turn failure to fortune
    It is a “rags to riches” tale in its truest sense. The Paulding Chamber of Commerce, Paulding Economic Development and Chattahoochee Technical College named Harris Diversified LLC as its Paulding’s...
    May 12, 2015 03:39 PM | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding commission split on chicken law's effect
    Paulding’s commission chairman does not know how many new employees will be needed to enforce a new law allowing backyard chickens but he said he believes commissioners set a “dangerous precedent” ...
    May 12, 2015 03:35 PM | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Chairman says he believes Paulding commissioners ignore duties to focus on airport
    Three Paulding commissioners’ sole purpose in office appears to be halting development of the county’s airport, Paulding Airport Authority Chairman Calvin Thompson said last week. “They’re not tryi...
    May 12, 2015 03:21 PM | 6 6 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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    UPDATE: Moses Middle School's Holmes named Paulding Teacher of the Year
    Victor Holmes of Moses Middle School was named the 2015 Paulding County School District Teacher of the Year Tuesday in a ceremony at West Ridge Church in Dallas. Holmes teaches sixth-grade math and...
    May 11, 2015 10:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Heart association awards Paulding ambulance service for cardiac care
    The American Heart Association recently gave Metro Atlanta Ambulance Service its Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold Award for Metro’s work to improve the quality of care for cardiac patients with ST elevat...
    May 07, 2015 03:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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    WellStar Foundation honors CEO, area physicians; raises $265,000 for NICU equipment
    The WellStar Foundation honored four area physicians and gave Chief Executive Officer Reynold Jennings its inaugural Visionary Leadership Award during its annual WellStar Foundation Grand Gala rece...
    May 07, 2015 10:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Dallas citywide yard sale seeks to promote area businesses
    Flora and fauna are not the only things that spring to life when the weather warms -- yard sales bloom as well. In Dallas, such temporary retailers will cover the town as the annual citywide downto...
    May 07, 2015 10:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Paulding chairman says budget, legal concerns drove backyard chickens opposition
    Paulding’s commission chairman does not know how many new employees will be needed to enforce a new law allowing backyard chickens but he believes commissioners set a “dangerous precedent” with the...
    May 06, 2015 05:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Backyard chickens, airport contract change on Paulding commission agenda
    by Tom Spigolon
    tspigolon@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.24.15 - 02:48 pm
  • Paulding man offers coyote elimination for free
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.21.15 - 02:39 pm
  • Longtime hunter offers tips on how to protect homes, pets from coyotes
    by Mary Cosgrove
    mcosgrove@neighbornewspapers.com
    04.21.15 - 02:31 pm