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  1. Election 2014 Results: Douglasville Voters Favored Dems for U.S. Senate, GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Patch.com

    Michelle Nunn and Jason Carter carried the county in the two major votes, according to Georgia Secretary of State data . Douglas was one of around 30 counties statewide to vote Democratic in both races.

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  2. Douglas Chamber President and CEO Celebrates 10-Year AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Patch.com

    Douglas County Chamber President and CEO Kali Boatright celebrates her 10th anniversary as the business organization's leader on Nov. 1. The DC Chamber invites its members to congratulate Boatright on her 10 years at the annual Member Appreciation Cookout on October 31st from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Chamber. Boatright joined the Chamber in 2004 after working for 15 years at Golden Key International Honor Society where she served multiple roles starting from a Regional Director and working her way to the top as the Chief Operating Officer.

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  3. Unemployment Rate Falls in DouglasvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Patch.com

    The jobless rate in metro Atlanta fell significantly last month, according data released by the Georgia Department of Labor Thursday. The September unemployment rate was 7.3 percent, down from August's rate of 8.0. The metro rate a year ago was 7.6 percent.

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  4. Jobless Rate Up Again in Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    That's up one-tenth of a percent from July's rate of 7.9, and slightly above the August 2013 rate, also 7.9. The August jobless rate in Douglas County was 8.3 percent, up from July's 8.2, and the same as the rate last August, also 8.3. The number of employed workers in Douglas fell from 62,914 in July to 62,052 in August, according to the labor department. In Douglasville, the rate fell one-tenth of a point, but it was still 9.6 percent.

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  5. Douglas County, Metro Atlanta See Rise in Jobless RateRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    The unemployment rose for the second straight month in metro Atlanta, rising four-tenths of a point in June, according to labor force estimates released by the Georgia Department of Labor.

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  6. Douglasville Boy, 4, Dies After Run Over in Driveway by Grandfather in Tragic AccidentRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    A Douglasville boy was run over and killed by his grandfather backing out of the driveway Wednesday night.

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