Editor's Note: Our Sunday restaurant feature "Dining in Douglas" this week spotlights Mr. PJ's Buffalo Wings, which opened in 2008 and is located at 4040 Chapel Hill Road.
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Thursday, March 09, 2017
Sunday, March 05, 2017
Editor's Note: Our Sunday restaurant feature "Dining in Douglas" this week spotlights The Olive Tree, which opened in 1994 in Lithia Springs and has expanded to locations in Villa Rica and Hiram.
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Editor's Note: Our Sunday restaurant feature "Dining in Douglas" this week spotlights Bagel Meister, which opened in 2007 on Chapel Hill Road in Douglasville.
Sunday, February 19, 2017
Editor's Note: Our Sunday restaurant feature "Dining in Douglas" this week spotlights Da Spot in Villa Rica, which opened in 2014 and is run by a Douglasville family.
Saturday, February 11, 2017
Editor's Note: Our Sunday restaurant feature "Dining in Douglas" this week spotlights Burke's Grill, opened in 2012 by Dwight and Peggy Burke.
Saturday, February 04, 2017
Editor's Note: This is the first in what will be a regular Sunday feature called Dining in Douglas showcasing local restaurants and other eateries. Each Dining in Douglas will feature a description of the atmosphere and menu items that make the restaurant unique.The first restaurant featured…
Friday, February 03, 2017
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Friday, January 13, 2017
The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) announced Wednesday that Z Gallerie, a premier lifestyle brand in the fashion home space, will create 115 new jobs and invest $3.7 million in an east coast distribution center and customer service center in Douglas County.
Saturday, December 24, 2016
Downtowns across the country are seeing revitalization as new businesses move into traditional city centers, and new data from the Atlanta Regional Commission suggests Douglasville is no exception.
Sunday, October 30, 2016
Friday, October 14, 2016
CBL & Associates Properties, Inc., owner of Arbor Place Mall, announced Wednesday that their portfolio of market dominant regional shopping centers will be closed on Thanksgiving Day and open at 6 a.m. on Black Friday, Nov. 25.
Saturday, July 16, 2016
The Jones sisters, Brooklyn and Britain, recently opened a beauty salon in Douglasville, where they are hoping to show that it’s never too early to practice self-love.
Friday, July 08, 2016
Friday, July 01, 2016
Saturday, June 25, 2016
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Saturday, May 28, 2016
Saturday, May 07, 2016
Lithia Springs native James Loper and two other young men who joined together to develop an Atlanta online startup company have scored a $1.25 million investment for their business.
Saturday, April 23, 2016
It’s been a little less than two years since Douglasville and Douglas County officials gathered at the State Capitol with Gov. Nathan Deal to announce a huge coup — Keurig was coming to town.
The Development Authority of Douglas County has just completed Manufacturer’s Appreciation Week, where members of the authority and the Douglas County’s Chamber visited 69 manufacturing businesses in the county, including DeNyse Signs, Alum-A-Lift, Dawn Foods and SAF.
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Wednesday, March 09, 2016
Sunday, February 28, 2016
Dan Oliver, Chairman and CEO, of Vinings Bank in Smyrna, Georgia, recently announced the appointment of Douglasville resident, Wilbur T. Purvis III, to the Advisory Board for Vinings Bank.
Nebo, a digital marketing agency headquartered in Atlanta, recently announced the ascension of Kimm Lincoln to agency president. Lincoln graduated from Chapel Hill High School in 2003 and earned her management degree with a marketing certificate from Georgia Tech.
Friday, February 26, 2016
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Jordan’s Taxidermy is in the process of vacating another of the Winston community’s historic landmarks, which lies at the corner of Post Road and Highway 78 across from Waldrop farm. Jordan’s will be leveled to do extensive roadwork to reconfigure the strip of highway in an accident-prone area.
Saturday, February 06, 2016
A man who has given more than 50 years to serving Douglas County through ministries, the school system, civic organizations and the jail was honored by the Douglas County Chamber of Commerce as the 2015 “Citizen of the Year.”
Thursday, January 07, 2016
Two sisters have put a sweet twist on serving up cupcakes in Douglasville and it's mostly because of a beloved family member who left a legacy of cooking.
Wednesday, January 06, 2016
ATLANTA — The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Southwire Company, LLC recruit a number of general plant labor positions for the company’s manufacturing facilities in Carrollton and Villa Rica. Southwire is a leading manufacturer of wire and cable used in the distribution and tran…
Sunday, December 13, 2015
Thursday, December 10, 2015
While there are abstract solutions to the recovery of the economy such as government spending programs, severe cutbacks in public services, or massive loans to large corporations, the DC Chamber is looking at a simple way to bring a boost to our local economy. Local businesses are partnering…
Thursday, November 05, 2015
There will be an exclusive in-store meet and greet with Tedashii and Trip Lee to celebrate the grand opening of f.y.e.’s Arbor Place Mall location in Douglasville on Saturday, Nov. 7, at 5 p.m.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Saturday, October 03, 2015
Anyone who has driven down Highway 78 heading east of Douglasville may have noticed recent activity at long-time landmark — Burger’s Market.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Brittany Wyatt, one of the managers at the Irish Bred Pub on Broad Street in downtown Douglasville, has been thinking about holding a bike night for a while.
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Thursday, August 27, 2015
It’s official. Scoops Sweets and Treats is looking to locate in historic downtown Douglasville. As noted on their website, Scoops is more than your average ice cream shop.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
The Douglas County Chamber is taking a giant leap in using technology to help busy small business owners stay abreast of current business practices without ever leaving the office.
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Sunday, August 16, 2015
Douglas County is purchasing the vacant John Bleakley RV building on Fairburn Road, District 4 County Commissioner Ann Jones Guider announced at a town hall meeting Thursday night at Leathers 78 Restaurant in Villa Rica.
Sunday, August 02, 2015
Niya Brown Matthews, author of the newly released book “The Boss in You,” is a self-proclaimed boss. Born with stars in her eyes and a mother who saw big things for her, Matthews chased her dreams and met them.