Monthly Archives:
August 2019

We Love Books!
Aug 29, 2019
We Love Books!

This weekend, you’ll find us far away from the quiet hills and historic sites of the AMNHA: we’ll have a booth in the heart of the bustling Decatur Book Festival! We love books (almost) as much...

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A Daisy Days Preview with Ranger Taylor
Aug 22, 2019
A Daisy Days Preview with Ranger Taylor

With Daisy Days on the horizon, we joined Panola Mountain State Park Assistant Park Manager Taylor Aluko for a preview of what to expect at Panola as the yellow daisies bloom. Panola Mountain’s...

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200 Years of History, 90 Feet of Paper
Aug 15, 2019
200 Years of History, 90 Feet of Paper

On a hot August Saturday, Johnny Waits stood with two assistants outside of the historic T. A. Bryant, Sr. Homestead, unrolling a 90-foot-long sheet of paper. Waits is President and Co-Founder of the...

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What’s a Daisy?
Aug 8, 2019
What’s a Daisy?

Every year in September, an explosion of yellow flowers covers granite outcrops such as Arabia and Panola Mountains. These are yellow daisies (Helianthus porteri) and they are one of the fall wonders...

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6 of Atlanta’s Best Bike Trails
Aug 5, 2019
6 of Atlanta’s Best Bike Trails

From The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. By Archith Seshadri The summer months give us a chance to enjoy the beautiful outdoors. What’s not to like with bright blue skies, beautiful chirping birds...

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Conyers| Rockdale County: Living Large
Aug 1, 2019
Conyers| Rockdale County: Living Large

From Georgia Trend. By Linda M. Erbele Local Flavor Peaceful Easy Feeling Metro Atlanta isn’t known as a place for peace and tranquility – the traffic and construction noises drowned those out...

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Walk through a Green Gateway
Aug 1, 2019
Walk through a Green Gateway

A newly designed garden celebrating Lithonia’s rich and impactful history opened to the public on Friday, July 26. Officials and community members from the City of Lithonia, DeKalb County and the...

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