Posts by Allison

Local author included in anthology, Souled Out

Souled Out

Robin Hair, author, inspirational speaker, Certified Master Personal Fitness Trainer, HOPE Minister, MBA, and entrepreneur owner of N2Fruition LLC located in Winston, is a featured author in the April release of the inspirational anthology, Souled Out. The anthology shares the stories of several women who beat the odds and overcame great challenges, through “radical faith…

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Meet the Douglas County Master Gardeners

Douglas County Master Gardeners

Would you recognize a Master Gardener if you ran into one in Douglas County? Do you have any idea how these volunteer gardeners interface with your community? Where do they come from and what are their credentials? The U.S. Master Gardener Program began over 40 years ago through the County Extension Service, based out of…

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West Atlanta/Douglas Choral Society presents Spring Variety Concert

West Atlanta/Douglas Choral Society presents Spring Variety Concert

The West Atlanta / Douglas Choral Society (WADCS), Inc., will present its traditional 30th “A Family Easter / Spring Variety Concert” for the community on Tuesday, March 20 at 8:00pm at The Douglas County High School Performing Arts Hall (Mashburn Theater) at 8705 Campbellton Street. The performance will be led by Artistic Director / Music…

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Mosquito Safety and Awareness Seminar to be held March 3

Mosquito Safety and Awareness Seminar

Mosquito Safety and Awareness Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 10am Hunter Park Community Center Hear from the Environmental Health Section of the Georgia Department of Public Health on how to reduce the mosquito population in your yard and prevent disease from mosquitos. Presented by the City of Douglasville and Keep Douglasville Beautiful For more information,…

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Warrior 5K and Junior Warrior Fun Run scheduled

Warrior 5K and Junior Warrior Fun Run

The 3rd annual US Navy Sea Cadets Warrior Division Warrior 5K and Junior Warrior Fun Run will be held on Saturday, March 3 at Boundary Water Park in Douglasville. The 5k starts at 9:45am. The cost is $25 (pre-registration includes a t-shirt, walk up registration is $30). The Junior Warrior 1 mile Fun Run begins…

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Douglas County hires Planning & Zoning manager

Douglas County hires Planning & Zoning manager

The Douglas County Development Services Department has announced the hiring of Ronald Marvin Roberts, Jr. to fill the role of Planning and Zoning Manager for Douglas County. Roberts is certified through the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science degree from the University of Georgia and a…

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Douglas County receives 2017 Green Community award

Douglas County receives 2017 Green Community award

Douglas County receives 2017 Green Community award in nationally recognized program Douglas County was recognized for its commitment to the environment by achieving certification as a Green Community, advancing to the Silver level. The Atlanta Regional Commission, the regional planning and intergovernmental coordination agency for the 10-county Atlanta region, made the announcement at its Board…

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DC Chamber to Host Women’s Leadership Conference

DC Chamber to Host Women’s Leadership Conference

DC Chamber to Host Women’s Leadership Conference: Who Runs the World on March 21st   Stefanie Diaz The Douglas County Chamber is pleased to announce its new women’s event, Who Runs the World: A Women’s Leadership Conference. The conference is part of the Chamber’s Professional Development Series for 2018 powered by GreyStone Power Corporation. The…

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Georgia Blue Foot and Ankle Celebrates Grand Opening

Georgia Blue Foot and Ankle

Georgia Blue Foot and Ankle owner, Dr. Danielle Green-Watson, staff, family, friends and Chamber Representatives gathered to celebrate the grand opening of their new location by holding a DC Chamber Ribbon Cutting on February 8th. Georgia Blue Foot and Ankle is located at 3387 Highway 5 in Douglasville. They offer podiatric surgical services specializing in pediatrics, trauma,…

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Hazel Burton Receives Spirt of Douglas Award 2018

Hazel Burton Receives Spirt of Douglas Award 2018

Mrs. Hazel Burton holding flowers with Douglas County Commission Chair Dr. Romona Jackson Jones in red, Stewart Middle School Robyn Scott(gray/white business suit), Pastor John Citizen, rear left to right, District Attorney Brian Fortner, Douglasville City Councilman Sam Davis, Douglas County Sheriff Tim Pounds, Solicitor General Matthew Krull. On February 8, 2018, Stewart Middle School…

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