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Jury Trials on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 new

Jurors in groups 3, 4, 6, and 8 need to report on Wednesday, ...

FOOD SERVICE WORKER -- COOK (Job ID: 20-001) new

Deadline to Apply: 29 Jan 2020 @ 5:00 p.m.

Amy Roust, Douglas County Senior GIS Analyst, has received first place in the 2019 GIS Certification Institute Map Contest for her entry titled, “Risk Assessment for Alien Abduction.” It’s a statistical analysis on the probability of being abducted by aliens based on sightings around the world.

Douglas County GIS Coordinator Bryce Hirschman described the contest as fiercely competitive. “All of the exhibits are very well done,” he said.

Douglas County Newsletter June 2019

Jasmin Moore describes sustainability as “living today like you really believe that there’s going to be a tomorrow.” The definition was developed by a youth group she worked with in Central Arkansas. She likes it because it’s relatable.

“It’s easy for kids to digest and understand that if they throw their can on the ground, it probably will be there tomorrow and the next day and 10 years from now, unless somebody picks it up and places it in the recycling bin,” she said.


Judge Paula B. Martin’s Retirement Reception, June 14, 2019 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM in the Douglas County Commission Room at the Old Courthouse. Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.

Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) Meeting. Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.

Human Services Provider meeting. Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.

Territorial Days. All Day Event starting at 7:00 a .m. - Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.

The public is invited to a retirement reception in honor of Douglas County District Court Judge Paula B. Martin. The reception will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, June 14, in the Douglas County Courthouse, 1100 Massachusetts St., on the second floor in the County Commission meeting room. She has been a judge for he Douglas County District Court for 25 years.

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