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Bud’s Benz repairs car shipped from Ireland

Bud's Benz

The fifteen member team at Bud’s Benz recently received an interior from a customer in Ireland to be restored. They took each part individually and repaired and upholstered them. The restored interior was then prepared for shipment back to Europe. They also restored a 1971 Mercedes SL engine that arrived from France. Latham is clearly…

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Bolte Wireless, LLC Now Serving Douglas County

Bolte Wireless, LLC Now Serving Douglas County

Bolte Wireless, LLC director of sales and business development, Aaron Phillips, and Chamber representatives celebrated their new Chamber membership by holding a DC Chamber Ribbon Cutting on August 30th. Started in 2015, Bolte is part of a larger telecommunications consultancy that has been serving large and mid-sized companies around the U.S. since 2005. Based in…

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Blu Rose Bistro opens on Broad Street

Blu Rose Bistro opens on Broad Street

Blu Rose blooms on Broad Street By Chuck Palmer A blue rose is quite rare in nature. They, in fact, only appear with the assistance of a little human creativity. Their rarity and beauty have led them to be associated with love, art, the imagination, and the unattainable. Thus was the inspiration for the name…

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VRHS Grad / Artist has huge ETSY success

VRHS Grad / Artist has huge ETSY success

Stick(er) to the Plan(ner) By Chuck Palmer Shannon Leigh Brewer was always a doodler. She was drawn to art at an early age. “ I was always that kid that took coloring the kid’s menu at restaurants seriously. I think I started shading with crayons at age seven!  I was never into sports as a…

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October is Cyber Security Awareness Month

Cyber Security Awareness Month in Douglas County

Cyber Security Awareness Month – In recognition of National Cyber Security Month, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday approved a proclamation designating October as Cyber-Security Awareness month in Douglas County to help raise awareness to the growing threats to technology users.  The proclamation was presented by Ruel Douglas, Douglas County Senior Security Administrator and Russ…

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Ashton Harrison is Persistent in Pink

Ashton Harrison by her Miata.

Ashton Harrison is Persistent in Pink: By Chuck Palmer “I drove too fast as a teenager. I had three speeding tickets before I was 18 years old,” begins Ashton Harrison, Global MX-5 Cup Series race car driver and 2012 graduate of Villa Rica High School. Concerned with her safety, Ashton’s father, Bill Harrison, arranged for her…

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Detoxification Seminar to be held at Planet Chiropractic

Detoxification Seminar to be held at Planet Chiropractic

A detoxification seminar entitled “How to Stay Healthy in our Toxic World” will be held on Friday, October 20 at 7:15pm at Planet Chiropractic. The event is free and open to the public.  Topics include: -Where toxins are hiding and how to avoid them -The best way to detoxify your body -How to reverse disease…

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List of Concerts 2017-2018

Concerts 2017-2018

Atlanta Metro & West Georgia Concerts CONCERTS LISTED BY DATE   November Nov. 16 The Legend Of Zelda Symphony Of The Goddesses • Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Nov. 16 JOHNNYSWIM • Tabernacle Nov. 17 An Evening with Randy Newman • Atlanta Symphony Hall Nov. 17 The Shins • Coca-Cola Roxy Nov. 18 Exile • Mill…

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Heirway Ashleigh Brown Breaks School Assist Record

Heirway

Pictured left to right, Headmaster, Timothy Thomas, Senior Ashleigh Brown, and Athletic Director & Varsity Volleyball Coach Mike Matteson. Brown Becomes First Person in Heirway History to Record 1,000 Career Assists Heirway Christian Academy Senior Ashleigh Brown was recognized this past week for her outstanding volleyball accomplishments. Brown has now become the first person in…

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Former Football Players Give Thanks to Former Coaches

Former Football Players Give Thanks to Former Coaches at Douglas County High School

Lithia Springs Coach Honorees: Melvin Crook, Rego Rue, Rick Spriggs, Jerry Davis, Barry Gamel, and Danny Wilkins. These men taught us a lot about football but way more about life. They always wanted the best for us. THANK YOU, Coaches! You’ll never know the impact you had on all of us. Hope along the way…

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