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Oakwood mayor recovering in hospital after medical incident
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Lamar Scroggs

Oakwood Mayor Lamar Scroggs is recovering at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after suffering a drop in blood pressure Sunday.

Scroggs was taken to the hospital from church and admitted to the intensive care unit, City Manager Stan Brown said.

He “was in surgery (Sunday) evening and is recovering well,” Brown said. “He expects to be released later this week.”

Scroggs has served on the Oakwood City Council since 1975. He has been mayor since 1976.

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