Tue., May 22, 2012 10:30am
Douglasville's city council voted 7-0 Monday night to schedule a Sunday sales referendum for the November ballot, overriding Mayor Harvey Persons’ veto.
Tue., May 15, 2012 1:30pm
Sunday sales of alcohol won't be allowed in Douglasville any time soon. CBS Atlanta reports that the city's mayor on Monday vetoed a measure that would have put Sunday sales on the November ballot. The mayor also vetoed a bill that would have let bars serve alcohol later on Saturday nights.
Thu., November 11, 2010 9:13am
Ceremonies will be held across Georgia today to commemorate U.S. servicemen in honor of Veterans Day.
Tue., October 5, 2010 8:44am
A proposed ban on pit bulls was rejected by Douglasville lawmakers Monday night. If the ban had been approved, owners of pit bulls would be allowed to keep their dogs if registered and muzzled in public.
Wed., September 29, 2010 3:33pm
The city of Douglasville near Atlanta continues to pursue a ban on pit bulls. That’s because officials say the dogs are dangerous. But they may need to work around a new federal rule.
Fri., September 24, 2010 10:40am
An Illinois-based manufacturer of medical supplies says it plans to open a manufacturing plant in Douglas County, creating 141 jobs.
Mon., September 20, 2010 5:56pm
The city of Douglasville west of Atlanta has delayed a vote on a possible ban on pit bulls. The city council met Monday night to take public comment and consider the measure, which would be one of the first such ordinances in the state if passed.
Tue., January 26, 2010 5:55pm
The decennial count of all Americans will employ at least 20,000 people in
Tue., August 25, 2009 12:41pm
The federal investigation into how Georgia handles religious head coverings
Wed., July 15, 2009 3:47pm
Baker exempts state agencies from runoff rules.