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Holiday Concerts to be held at DC Courthouse

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners through the Department of Communications and Community Relations will be hosting the 19th annual Christmas concerts in the Douglas County Courthouse. Chorus groups from schools throughout Douglas County will be performing on the Grand Staircase of the Courthouse Atrium beginning Wednesday, November 29through Friday, December 15th.  The concerts are scheduled to…

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Sprint retailer opens in Villa Rica

Sprint

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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Shepard of the Hills UMC: Arts & Crafts Holiday Bazaar

Shepard of the Hills UMC

November 18th, 10am – 3pm Shepherd of the Hills UMC • 4283 Chapel Hill Rd, Douglasville Many, many crafters and home based businesses, BBQ lunch, coffee bar, huge bake sale, raffle, free picture with Santa, live performances by “Contemporary Church” Praise Band. • 770.920.1551

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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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Winter Wonderland Train at Pine Mountain Gold Museum

Winter Wonderland Train

Winter Wonderland Train Now-December 23rd Thurs., Fri., Sat., & Sun., 6:30pm to 9:30pm Pine Mountain Gold Museum 1881 Stockmar Road, Villa Rica View thousands of lights and meet Santa. The event costs $13 (plus tax) per person. All riders under 2 are free with a ticketed adult. Reservations are not required, but are strongly recommended.…

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West Georgia Holiday Events 2017

Holiday Concerts to be held at DC Courthouse November 20, 2017 | 0 Comments Breakfast with Santa: Ike Owings Community Center November 16, 2017 | 0 Comments Winter Wonderland Train at Pine Mountain Gold Museum November 16, 2017 | 0 Comments Douglas County Celebrating 2017 Festival of Trees November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments Christmas…

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Chuck Beck: Living Legend

Chuck Beck sitting in car

Dirt roads give a landscape character. Some are rutted and bone-jarring to the unsuspecting traveler. Some are convenient shortcuts, while others are country lanes leading to family farms that have been there for generations. One of west Georgia’s dirt roads leads to a character who also happens to be a genius, named Chuck Beck. Ask…

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How Far to Bethlehem Live Nativity

How Far to Bethlehem Live Nativity

Live nativity will be held during the first weekend in December Lithia Springs United Methodist Church will host its annual How Far to Bethlehem live drive-thru nativity December 1st through December 3rd from 7pm to 9pm. The production celebrates its 25th year in 2017 This well-loved event is a free drive-thru Christmas Pageant. Visitors experience…

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