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In Douglasville News This Week: Teens' Phone Videos of Mill Fire Released

In case you missed it, these were some of the important stories of the week.

Career Thief Receives 10-Year Prison Sentence

Michael William Donnelly, 44, of Dallas, GA., received a 20-year sentence last week after entering a guilty plea to charges of burglary and theft by taking. See the full Douglasville Patch story here.

Teens' Cell Phone Videos of Cotton Mill Fire Released

The Douglas County Sheriff's Department has released the videos taken by the teenagers convicted of burning down the historic Douglasville cotton mill. See the full Douglasville Patch story here.

Chapel Hill Middle School Teacher Honored as Hero in the Classroom

Douglas County's Sean Leatherwood is one of 16 teachers across Georgia who will be honored for educational excellence during the 2012 NFL season. See the full Douglasville Patch story here.

Police: K-9 Cop Finds 5 Pounds of Pot

Officer Mike McDonald and K-9 partner Fino assisted in finding five pounds of marijuana Tuesday and arresting two dope dealers, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Facebook page. See the full Douglasville Patch story here.

H&M Opens Dec. 6 at Arbor Place Mall

In celebration of opening day, H&M at Arbor Place Mall will offer the first 100 shoppers in line an H&M T-shirt and Access to Fashion Pass, valued from $10 to $300, in addition to other fantastic opening offers for the whole family! See the full Douglasville Patch story here.

High School Students Increase Scores on State Writing Test

Douglas County's New Manchester High School showed the greatest gains with a 7 percent increase over last year. See the full Douglasville Patch story here.

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