WellStar Douglas gift shop renamed to honor 38-year volunteer
by Bill Baldowski
April 15, 2015 03:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
When Marilynn Coats returned to the WellStar Douglas Hospital gift shop from having lunch recently with the shop’s manager, she was surprised to see more than 30 people gathered outside the entrance. Even when she saw numerous members of her extended family, including three children, nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren at the front of the gift shop applauding her, she still did not know exactly what was happening. It was at that point the 85-year-old widow saw something...
Douglas Courthouse garden named for ‘Captain’ Herb Emory
Before his death in April 2014, Douglas County resident and longtime TV traffic reporter “Captain” Herb Emory annually hosted a game for students as part of the Live Healthy Douglas Power in Truth ...
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Governor signs bill legalizing medical cannabis oil
Gov. Nathan Deal today signed legislation that permits the use of medical cannabis oil to treat eight conditions in Georgia. The law took effect immediately upon Deal’s signature. The governor sign...
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Trailblazing Douglas deputy fire chief ends 28-year career
Former Douglas County Deputy Fire Chief Kim Ransom used one word to describe her retirement last week after 28 years with the department – “bittersweet.” “I cried all the way to work,” she said pri...
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  • Proposed WellStar, Emory merger
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