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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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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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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Spallywood Kidz opening near Arbor Place

Spallywood Kidz

Spallywood Kidz will be opening on August 1st on the entrance road to Arbor Place Mall. The new business is a kidz spa designed around the fairytale, “The Adventures of the Spallywood Kidz.” The concept is to provide a posh and pampered oasis focusing on empowerment and reading using entertainment. It is a spa and…

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Prize a Day Giveaway announced


News & Views USA is giving away a prize every day, 365 days a year. Prizes include restaurant gift certificates, concert tickets, rodeo tickets, museum and train ride tickets, hair styling, and more. The prize a day does not include the 18 to 25 prizes given away in the monthly crossword puzzle contest in the…

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Villa Rica to host uplifting stage play on July 22

Cast of Who Do You Trust

The V-Plex in Villa Rica will host the stage play “Who do you Trust?” on July 22nd. This production was written and produced by Lorenzo Cunningham and Pastor Roderick Dobbs of True believers in Christ of Villa Rica. The production was written in hopes of inspiring and encouraging those that watch it. According to the producer…

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Local company to stream high school football games

Local company to stream high school football games StreamCity Radio has announced that they will begin live streaming of local high school football games this season. Because StreamCity Radio is an internet based radio, when sports fans are unable to attend the games, they can listen to the action of high school sports from home.…

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