Posts by Allison

Guess the Weight Contest

Guess the Weight Contest

Can you guess the total weight of this shipment of magazines? Two people will win admission to the Pine Mountain Gold Museum, and a pair of tickets for the train ride, OR a $25 Golden Buddha/MoMoYA gift certificate! On Thursday, a shipment of two of our publications will leave the printer and make its way…

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City Officials Break Ground on New Welcome Center

Welcome Center

Rendering of the new welcome center which may be open by the end of the year.       The current abandoned Butterball’s building is shown here. Groundbreaking for the new Villa Rica Welcome Center took place on July 17. The center will exist through renovating the former location of Butterball’s Auto Repair shop at…

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Breaking the Cycle of Recidivism – WGTC & Carroll County Partner

Breaking the Cycle of Recidivism

A Carroll County Prison inmate welds as part of a Welding & Joining Technology program taught at the prison by West Georgia Technical College.   Breaking the Cycle of Recidivism – Ten inmates at the Carroll County Prison are learning a skill while incarcerated they hope will lead to a career once they’re released. West Georgia…

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Comedy Night set for Villa Rica Mill Amphitheater

Comedy Night

August 26th and September 23rd Comedy Night The City of Villa Rica will present comedian Jermaine “Funnymaine” Johnson as part of its family friendly comedy night series on July 22nd at The Mill Amphitheater in downtown Villa Rica from 8pm to 10pm. Admission is free. Future comedy nights with other headlining comedians will take place…

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The Booth Brothers and the Diplomats at Mill Town Music Hall

The Booth Brothers and the Diplomats

The Booth Brothers, Ronnie, Michael, and Paul, love Southern Gospel music. They believe it touches the soul and offers encouragement and hope. By singing and ministering to audiences through word and song these gentlemen are fulfilling God’s call on their lives. The Diplomats are a Southern gospel group based out of Carrollton, GA. Voted top…

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Atlanta West Hair Company moving to Chapel Hill Road

Atlanta West Hair Company

Atlanta West Hair Company will be moving to a new location. Pictured above, the former location on Church Street. Atlanta West Hair Company is moving into the former Bliss Salon & Day Spa location on Chapel Hill Road, across from Chapel Hill Middle School. The previous location at the corner of Church Street and Fairburn…

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This Weekend

The Weekend

Happy Weekend from West Georgia Digital News & Views! Check out what events are happening in the area for the weekend. The Booth Brothers and the Diplomats will be performing at Mill Town Music Hall. And a free comedy show at The Mill Amphitheater! Plus much more!!!! Comedy Night set for Villa Rica Mill Amphitheater…

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Local Help Wanted Classifieds

Classified Help Wanted

Help Wanted Classifieds Job Opportunity: Platinum World Auto Body Looking for a body workman and a mechanic 3575 Old Thompson Road, Austell Contact: Shaun 678.509.5463 Job Opening: Magna   Now Hiring in Carrollton & Temple All shifts available • Assembly • Forklift Operators Contact Marissa or Keith at 770.462.4949 555 B Columbia Drive Carrollton, GA…

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2017 Coca Cola Summer Film Festival at the Fox

2017 Coca Cola Summer Film

2017 COCA-COLA SUMMER FILM FESTIVAL SCHEDULE *Special Movie Tours will take place prior to this film at an additional cost Sunday, July 16 @ 2 p.m. – The Legend Lives On: Atlanta’s Fox Theatre & Steamboat Willie* Thursday, July 20 @ 7:30 p.m. – Casablanca*, 75th anniversary Sunday, July 23 @ 2 p.m. – Mary Poppins Sing-a-Long* Saturday,…

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Wax Brazil opens on Douglas Boulevard

Wax Brazil

Selma Castro, a native Brazilian, has brought her 22 years of waxing experience to Douglasville. In July, she opened a new business with the fitting name of Wax Brazil. The salon is located at 6968 Douglas Boulevard  in the same shopping center as Moe’s Southwest Grill. Wax Brazil (not surprisingly) offers Brazilian Waxing, and full…

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