Buy Local, Win Big – Win $1,500 this Holiday Season

Buy Local, Win Big

Buy Local, Win Big – Keep the Holiday Cheer Here and Win $1,500 this Holiday Season Looking to do something to support the local economy that is simple and fun while helping Douglas County’s future? It’s easy – play Buy Local – Win Big presented by Bank of the Ozarks and keep the holiday cheer…

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Church’s Thornton Road closes – Wings R Us Opening

Wings R Us

The Church’s Chicken at 570 Thornton Road is officially closed. However, a new restaurant called Wings R Us is hoping to be open by December.  It’s next to the AT&T, by Applebee’s.  It was originally going to be called Lunchbox. Wings R Us will feature wings and sandwiches, including burgers, fish sandwiches and philly steak…

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Y.S. Rho Martial Arts reopens in Villa Rica

Y.S. Rho Martial Arts

Y. S. Rho Martial Arts has reopened in its former location at 1839 Carrollton-Villa Rica Highway (61). The location is a couple of miles south of the Wal-Mart Shopping Center. Grand Master Rho is a 9th Degree Black Belt with 52 years experience in the martial arts. He is a former member of the Korean…

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Ambu-Stat EMS Celebrates New Office Space

Ambu-Stat EMS

 Ambu-Stat executive manager, Rita Ortiz, staff, and Chamber representatives celebrated their recent relocation of their business by holding a DC Chamber Ribbon Cutting on November 15th. Ambu-Stat EMS is now located at 1000 Shadix Industrial Way in Douglasville. Ambu-Stat provides non-emergency ambulance service 24 hours,  seven days a week. Their ambulances are staffed by at least two emergency…

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Sprint retailer opens in Villa Rica


Residents of Villa Rica now have a new cellular option in town. PG Wireless, a Sprint Preferred Retailer and Authorized Business Representative, opened on November 16 in the Wal-Mart shopping center on Highway 61. This is the 26th location for PG Wireless, which also owns the store on Chapel Hill Road in Douglasville, and one…

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Villa Rica says “Welcome to Moe’s!”

In the works since 2016, construction is increasing pace at 700 Highway 61 on the new retail space that will include Moe’s Southwest Grill. The development is also slated to include a Starbucks and a nail salon. Moe’s, created in Atlanta in December 2000, is one of the country’s fastest growing restaurant chains of its…

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Cover Me Southern Wins 2017 Boutique Award

Cover Me Southern

In August, more than 400,000 votes were cast around the world to recognize and celebrate boutiques for their business, service, charm, style, and outlook on dressing women of all ages, styles, budgets and sizes. Local business Cover Me Southern Boutique was chosen Georgia’s Storefront of The Year in the 2017 Boutique Awards. The award was…

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West GA Maximum One purchased by Donna Agan-Williams

West GA Maximum One

Villa Rica resident Donna Agan-Williams has purchased the Maximum One West Georgia Realtors franchise. Previously, the office had been a satellite of Maximum One Greater Atlanta Realtors. The brand new office opened in May, but the purchase took place in September. It is located at 95 Sand Hill Hulette Road, directly in front of Midway…

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Villa Rica Main Street Shop Small Program Form

Villa Rica Main Street Shop Small Program

Villa Rica News & Views is proud to present Villa Rica Main Street Shop Small Program. During November, you could win up to $500! You can find the form on page 23 of the November issue or print the form here. For more information about the Villa Rica Main Street Shop Small program, please visit:

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