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Summer Celebration at Community Fellowship Ministries

Summer Celebration at Community Fellowship Ministries

June 25 SUMMER CELEBRATION will be at Community Fellowship Ministries from 2pm to 6pm. It will be a family day of activities, food, games and fun. The community is welcome. Admission, games and activities are free. Modest charge for food and crafts.     Community Fellowship Ministries, 612 Cohran Store Road, Douglasville • 678.923.7710 www.community-fellowship.org…

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Georgia Games Fishing Derby Douglasville

Georgia Games Fishing Derby Douglasville

Looking for fun this weekend? Cast your fishing lines this Saturday at Hunter Park’s Lake during the Georgia Games Fishing Derby. There will be prizes and excitement for all ages. Don’t forget to bring your own bait and tackle. Medals awarded for largest and smallest fish caught. Event is Free Age groups include: 0-4, 5-8,…

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Douglasville CVB Summer Specials

  The Douglasville CVB (Convention & Visitors Bureau) is your place for specials to your favorite attractions this summer! You can purchase discounted Six Flags Over Georgia & White Water tickets at the Douglasville Welcome Center all summer long!   Douglasville Welcome Center: 66695 Church Street | Douglasville, GA 30134 www.ci.douglasville.ga.us/290/Welcome-Center Phone: 770-920-3000 You can also save…

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Car Seat Safety Check Scheduled for July

Car Seat Safety Check

Child restraints, or car seats, reduce the risk of injury by 71% to 82% and reduce the risk of death by 28% in comparison to children in seat belts alone. Read more about car seat safety here: safeseats4kids.aaa.com/faqs/why/why-are-car-seats-important/     The Child Safety Seat Inspection Station will offer instruction on Saturday, July 15, at the…

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Nannies That Care expands to West Georgia

Nannies That Care

Nannies That Care expanded its service to include Douglas County and the surrounding area, since the owner, Vanessa Allen is a Villa Rica resident. The nanny placement service specializes in placing full-time, part-time, or temporary nannies. Some nannies offer specialized skills such as early childhood education, working with learning disabilities or speaking more than one…

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Summer Burn Ban in Effect Now

Burn Ban

Residents should think twice before burning outdoors now and through the month of September. The Georgia Forestry Commission has issued a burn ban for Douglas County and northern Georgia. In 54 Georgia counties, including Douglas, outdoor burning is prohibited by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) between May 1st – September 30th. The ozone in…

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Basecamp – great app for businesses

By Tim Collins – Publisher As our magazines have grown over the last 17 years, it has become more and more difficult to keep up with everything that is taking place each day. There is ad information coming in, articles to place, business and home deliveries to coordinate, events to prepare for, and about 15…

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