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The 350-room Westin Hotel and Conference Center would be built on the grounds of the Foxhall Resort and Sporting Club in southern Douglas County.
Source: Douglas County Sentinel
27th annual Georgia Peanut Tour set for September 17-19
Source: Thomasville Times-Enterprise
NFL’s concussion settlement reached
Mary Ann Easterling, the widow of the former Atlanta Falcons safety Ray Easterling, called the settlement “tremendous” and “everything that I’ve wanted.”
Source: New York Times
Big Nerd Ranch to expand and relocate Atlanta headquarters
Big Nerd Ranch is a mobile app developer.
Source: Atlanta Business Chronicle
Six Flags Over Georgia plans new water park
Hurricane Harbor will include an 800,000-gallon wave pool, two water slide complexes, interactive water playgrounds and other amenities.
Shaw Industries to build 600,000 sq.ft. carpet tile factory in Adairsville
The Development Authority of Bartow County will issue bonds of at least $85 million to finance the project.
Source: Rome News-Tribune
• Shaw Industries to bring 500 jobs to Adairsville
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News
• Bartow County to get new carpet tile plant
Source: Dalton Daily Citizen