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Glorious Pearls Created by The Oysters in Blue Ridge, GA

It’s easy to tell people we meet, “Oh! It’s great to get to know you!”  But it might not be a big deal. That can be a nice thing to say before we go our separate ways and never think of them ever again. Until you meet Bill and Shannen.  They live, work and love one another more »

Lake Allatoona Fishing Report by Robert Eidson’s First Bite Guide Service

Robert Eidson’s Lake Allatoona Fishing Report is brought to you by First Bite Guide Service.  Contact Robert by e-mail at  or call him at 770-827-6282 to catch stripers and hybrids! Line-side fishing is Good! The bite this week has been Excellent. Downlining shad is still the ticket to catching big numbers. Downlines fished in more »

USA’s Top 100 Fishing Spots include 4 Georgia State Parks

Four state parks in Georgia have been honored, according to the group Take Me Fishing, as among the 2015 Top 100 Family Friendly Places to Boat and Fish in the United States of America. The list was timed for release during National Fishing and Boating Week (NFBW), June 6-14, 2015. GA State Parks in Top 100 Family Friendly Places more »

Apply Online for Quota Hunt Permits in Georgia

Applying for a quota hunt permit has never been easier.  You can now apply online in just minutes for deer, alligator, waterfowl, dove and many others for both children and adults, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. A quota hunt is a scheduled event at a Wildlife Management Area or other more »

Supra Boats Pro Wakeboard Tour Returns to Acworth

The Pro Wakeboard Tour comes back to Acworth’s Dallas Landing Park on Friday and Saturday, June 5th & 6th, for wicked fun times. On Friday, it’s qualifying for athletes from all over the nation who come to compete at the highest levels on Lake Acworth. Saturday brings the main event from noon all the way through more »

Lake Allatoona Fishing Report ~ First Bite Guide Service (5-28-15)

This Lake Allatoona Fishing Report is brought to you by Robert Eidson and First Bite Guide Service.  Contact Robert by e-mail at  or call him at 770-827-6282 to catch stripers and hybrids! Line-sides: Good!!! The fish are starting to set up on a summer pattern.  Big schools of Hybrids can be found anywhere from more »

Find the Meaning of Memorial Day at Andersonville National Cemetery

Memorial Day — what used to be known as Decoration Day — is little more than a day off from work to grab a few beers and grill burgers with friends and family to celebrate the opening day of the season of summer. Sad. According to the website US Memorial Day, the lost essence of this national more »

Catch Fish & Good Times: National Fishing Week on Lake Allatoona

During National Fishing Week — June 6-14 — everyone is guaranteed to catch a fish if you take a youngster (or an oldster) along with you on Lake Allatoona! Please Note:  Some restrictions apply.  Thank you. Reconnect with your family after the long cold winter by fishing the lakes, rivers and ponds found in Georgia, but especially on more »

Safe Boating Week on Lake Allatoona

Safe Boating Week — May 16–22, 2015 — was officially declared by Georgia’s Governor Nathan Deal, in conjunction with National Safe Boating Week. Georgia DNR Law Enforcement Rangers, along with other state and local agencies, will buckle on their life jackets, get out on the water and work all summer to keep the public safe. Rangers always wear more »

Enroll Now for Camp Acworth

Parents want their children to be safe.  All the time. Everywhere.  When they think about sending their kids off to camp, it’s easy for them to worry about whether their little darlings will be in a safe environment.  The folks at Camp Acworth understand. Camp Acworth is a popular summer day camp that provides a safe and active more »