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Food Truck Mondays in Downtown Douglasville are Back!

By Allison | Jun 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Joe Keith of News & Views interviews April McKown, the Main Street Manager for the City of Douglasville. They discuss Food Truck Mondays, which takes place every Monday in June, and on July 10th. Food Truck Monday Photo Album Photos By: Joe Keith Photography Main Street Douglasville will host the second…

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Classified Help Wanted

Local Help Wanted Classifieds

By Allison | Jun 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Help Wanted Classifieds Afterschool Teachers at Prince of Peace Learning Center Prince of Peace Learning Center is a small Christian school for children ages 2 through 1st grade, who believes in developing the whole child from academics, to social skills to spiritual success. Apply now and become part of our…

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Concerts

Concerts

By Tim Collins | Jun 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Check out all of the concerts that are coming to the Metro Area in the next few months ATLANTA AND WEST GEORGIA AREA CONCERTS June Jun. 23 Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives • Mill Town Music Hall Jun. 23 Chicago & The Doobie Brothers • Verizon Amphitheatre Jun. 24…

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Pelican's SnoBalls

Pelican’s SnoBalls Opening around July 1

By Allison | Jun 14, 2017 | 1 Comment

Pelican’s SnoBalls opening at beginning of July Pelican’s SnoBalls is hoping to have their Douglasville location open by around July 1, just in time to keep area residents cool this Summer. Pelican’s is located at 6482 East Broad Street (Bankhead Highway) between Fairburn Road and downtown Douglasville. The company, which features New…

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The Weekend

This Weekend

By Allison | Jun 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

The City of Villa Rica presents its first concert of the 2017 Summer Concert Series. The Velcro Pygmies – Saturday, June 10th, at The MILL amphitheater from 7:30pm until 10pm. UPCOMING EVENTS

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Summer Movies

Regal offering $1 Admission to Movies all Summer

By Tim Collins | Jun 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Regal Arbor Place Stadium 18 and Imax is celebrating summertime with $1 admission to its Summer Movie Express family fun movies playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for the summertime! Admission to the Summer Movie Express is only $1. Tickets available for purchase at the box office and all movies start at…

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Food Truck Mondays

Find out about Food Truck Mondays

By Allison | Jun 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Joe Keith of News & Views interviews April McKown, the Main Street Manager for the City of Douglasville. They discuss Food Truck Mondays, which will happen every Monday in June.

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Tasty Delights closes

Tasty Delights Wings & Fish Closes

By Allison | Jun 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

      Tasty Delights Wings & Fish closed recently. They were located in the Publix shopping center at the corner of Lee Road and Fairburn Road. The soul food restaurant served wings, fish, and burgers.    

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China Star Buffet Closes

China Star Buffet Closes on Fairburn Road

By Allison | Jun 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

      China Star Buffet, which had been located in the Ingle’s Shopping Center on Fairburn Road closed on May 1st at the end of their lease.  

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Velcro Pygmies Concert

VIP Tables Available for the Velcro Pygmies Concert

By Allison | Jun 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

 The Velcro Pygmies Concert at The MILL The City of Villa Rica presents its first Summer Concert Series of 2017 staring, The Velcro Pygmies. Saturday, June 10th, at The MILL amphitheater from 7:30pm until 10pm. The Velcro Pygmies concert is free. VIP tables, accommodating six, can be purchased for $30…

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Trent T. North - New Douglas County School Superintendent

Trent T. North named new Douglas County School Superintendent

By Allison | Jun 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

    Trent T. North was named the new Douglas County School Superintendent in a special meeting on May 30. He replaces Dr. Gordon Pritz, who retired on May 31, after seven years of service in Douglas County and 40 years of overall service to education. The Douglas County Board…

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Wednesday WindDown - At Hunter Memorial Park

Wednesday WindDown – At Hunter Memorial Park

By Allison | Jun 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Wednesday WindDown is a 10-week summer concert series that features jazz and R&B acts from all over the Metro area.  There will be multiple arts & crafts, and food & beverage vendors on site.   Artist line-up (subject to change) • June 7th – Gilbert Baskerville • June 14th –…

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Senator David Perdue Interviews Hiram Student

Senator David Perdue Interviews Hiram Student

By Allison | Jun 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) interviewed Hannah Seawell, a junior at South Paulding High School and participant in the U.S. Senate Page Program, on Facebook Live. “Hannah is an impressive young leader who represents Georgia well,” said Senator Perdue. “It was great to learn more about her experience as an ambassador for Georgia’s…

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BBB Tip: Online Purchase Scams

BBB Tip: Online Purchase Scams

By Allison | Jun 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Online purchase scams often involve purchases and sales on eBay, Craigslist, Kijiji, and other direct seller-to-buyer sites. Be suspicious of checks and overpayments. Whether you’re a buyer or a seller, online transactions require extra caution to avoid scams. These cons often involve purchases and sales on eBay, Craigslist, Kijiji, and…

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Cornhole Tournament Winners

6th Annual Cornhole Tournament Winners

By Allison | Jun 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

                        6th Annual Cornhole Tournament Outshines the Rain   The Young Professionals Connection of Douglas County hosted the 6th Annual Cornhole Tournament on Sunday, May 21st, at Foxhall Resort and Sporting Club in Douglasville.  The double elimination tournament featured…

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Annette’s Home Cooking Opens in Douglas County

Annette’s Home Cooking Opens in Douglas County

By Allison | Jun 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Annette’s Home Cooking Owner, Annette Boyd, staff, and Chamber representatives celebrated their recent opening by holding a DC Chamber Ribbon Cutting on May 24th. Annette’s Home Cooking is located at 6405 Fairburn Road in Douglasville.      Annette’s is an exciting, new restaurant with a unique approach to offering a variety of…

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The Vine Café and Market Now Open in Downtown Douglasville

The Vine Café and Market Now Open in Downtown Douglasville

By Allison | Jun 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

  The Vine Café and Market Owner, Karen Howard, staff, family, friends, and Chamber representatives celebrated their recent  grand opening by holding a DC Chamber Ribbon Cutting on May 19th. The Vine Café & market is located at 6680 West Broad Street in Downtown Douglasville. Started in October 2015, The Vine…

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