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'Romeo and Juliet' coming to The Centre

'Romeo and Juliet' coming to The Centre

NEWNAN, Ga. -- Coweta County's Centre for Performing & Visual Arts will host a production of Romeo and Juliet next month.

The National Players, the longest-running touring company in the U.S., will perform Shakespeare's classic tale of star-crossed lovers on Thursday, Apr. 11 at 7 p.m.

Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students and seniors. They can be purchased at thecentreonline.com.

The Centre is located at 1523 Lower Fayetteville Road in Newnan.

Jasmine Guy takes her campaign against child sex trafficking to Georgia Perimeter College

Jasmine Guy takes her campaign against child sex trafficking to Georgia Perimeter College

On the heels of a successful campaign launch for "I Am Not Yours!"- a campaign committed to taking a stand against child sexual exploitation, Jasmine Guy has been making her case in national media with the likes of 

Coke partners with Firehouse Subs for national contest

Coke partners with Firehouse Subs for national contest

ATLANTA -- Coca-Cola and Firehouse Subs are partnering for a national sweepstakes centered on stock car racing.

Coca-Cola is sponsoring the Coca-Cola Photo Finish sweepstakes at Firehouse Subs locations through Apr. 21.

During the contest, life-size cutouts of participating Coca-Cola Racing Family members will be placed in FIrehouse Subs locations. Firehouse Subs guests can snap a photo with the cutout and submit it to win. Guests can submit photos via text to cocacolaphotofinish.com, or entries can be mailed.

Participating drivers include Joey Logano, representing the Georgia and Gulf region; Greg Biffle, representing the West and Central region; Danica Patrick, representing the Florida region; Denny Hamlin, representing the South region; and Tony Stewart, representing the Mid-Atlantic region.

Little Texas to ‘Kick A Little’ on the Mill Town Music Hall Stage

Little Texas to ‘Kick A Little’ on the Mill Town Music Hall Stage

The multi-platinum band Little Texas will bring its rocking country sound to Mill Town Music Hall on Saturday, March 9 at 7 p.m.. Also performing will be local favorites Homegrown, who are from Carrollton.  Mill Town Music Hall focuses on wholesome, family-friendly music and events and is located conveniently off I-20 in Bremen (1031 Alabama Avenue).

Serving as one of the host sites for the Smithsonian Institute’s “New Harmonies” exhibit, this Mill Town Music Hall concert is part of the celebration. New Harmonies is a traveling exhibition that shares America’s story by examining the roots of American music. 

Monkey Joe's holding birthday celebration

Monkey Joe's holding birthday celebration

ATLANTA -- Monday is the birthday of Monkey Joe, namesake of the popular indoor bounce house venues.

To celebrate, Monkey Joe's is offering plenty of family fun, including reduced admission prices, all day.

On Feb. 18, entry into every Monkey Joe's location is only $5. The first 100 children at each facility will be treated to a free pizza party, and the first 75 children will be given birthday party goodie bags.

"Monkey Joe's birthday party provides us an opportunity to thank our loyal customers for their continued support of Monkey Joe's locations across the country," Monkey Joe's brand manager Sonny Crumpton said in a statement. "As a way to honor the families that visit Monkey Joe's time and again, we wanted to show our appreciation with discounted admission and special treats and events, which we believe both children and their parents will enjoy."

Music legends Rhonda Vincent & Gene Watson to perform at Mill Town Music Hall

BREMEN, Ga. (Feb. 13, 2013) – Mill Town Music Hall welcomes two legends to its stage with Rhonda Vincent and Gene Watson on Friday, Feb. 22 at 7:00 pm.  Bluegrass music legend Vincent and country music legend Watson will entertain concert goers from their catalog of hit songs.  Mill Town Music Hall focuses on wholesome, family-friendly music and events and is located conveniently off I-20 in Bremen (1031 Alabama Avenue).

Serving as one of the host sites for the Smithsonian Institute’s “New Harmonies” exhibit, this Mill Town Music Hall concert is part of the celebration. New Harmonies is a traveling exhibition that shares America’s story by examining the roots of American music. 

Chick-fil-A Daddy-Daughter Date Night returns in 2013

Chick-fil-A Daddy-Daughter Date Night returns in 2013

ATLANTA -- Chick-fil-A's wildly popular Daddy-Daughter Date Night will return in February.

More than 100 Atlanta- and Athens-area Chick-fil-A restaurants will host the event on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Every couple in attendance will receive an activity sheet with conversation topics and a booklet called "Continuing the Conversation," which gives the dads and daughters suggestions for getting to know each other better.

"One of Chick-fil-A's goals is to promote community connections and enrich the lives of everyone we serve," Chick-fil-A area marketing director Robin Lomax said in a statement. "We understand the importance of father-daughter relationships and want to encourage dads to take a break from busy schedules, enjoy their daughters' company over a meal and have fun."