Happy July 4th

Woodstock Fourth of July ParadeWell it was a bit rainy this morning so the 4th of July parade was cancelled. The Farmers Market that is normally held on Saturday is postponed for a week. The fireworks display is still planned for tonight.

No To Crematory

Protesting a crematory being built in the Towne Lake area of Woodstock Monday 6/28/2015 evening.

Protestors were out Monday evening to voice their opinion about a funeral home and crematory that is scheduled to be built at Eagle Drive and Rose Creek Drive in the Towne Lake are of Woodstock. A group called Heads Up Woodstock has been created to … [Continue reading]

Revive the Reeves

Revive The Reeves. Campaign to rennovate and revive the Reeves house in downtown Woodstock, GA. Show on Saturday June 20,2015.

A campaign has started to "Revive the Reeves" house in downtown Woodstock, with the hope that the renovations will eventually lead to a new home for the Elm Street Cultural Arts Village. But for now, someone probably needs to give the yard a little … [Continue reading]

Georgia Commerce to become IBERIABANK

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The IBERIABANK Corporation, the holding company of the 128-year-old IBERIABANK (www.iberiabank.com), announced completion of the acquisition of Georgia Commerce Bancshares, Inc. and its subsidiary bank, Georgia Commerce Bank (pictured bank in … [Continue reading]

Bowling Wars

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The new Stars and Strikes opened quietly this week in the former Ingles supermarket and coincidentally a new billboard sign also sprang up nearby offering $.99 bowling at the AMF Woodstock Lanes. Also interesting is that the Woodstock 4th of July … [Continue reading]

Dog Days of Summer

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Even though summer begins with the solstice on June 21 at 12:38 p.m., there will be celebration in Downtown Woodstock Friday night as they celebrate the "Dog Days of Summer" with Friday Night Live from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. There will be dog related … [Continue reading]

The Future’s So Bright

Sean Riley after Woodstock High School 2015 graduation on May 30, 2015.

Graduation Day reminds us of the song "The Future's So Bright (I Gotta Wear Shades)" by Timbuk 3. "Things are going great, and they're only getting better, I'm doing all right, getting good grades, The future's so bright I gotta wear shades." Sean … [Continue reading]