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Monday: Central Georgia Weather Forecast

Monday: Central Georgia Weather Forecast

Today... Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Highs in the low 60s.

Tonight... Decreasing clouds with lows in the low 30s.

Tuesday... Sunny with highs in the low 50s.

Tuesday Night... Mainly clear with lows in the mid 20s.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Dublin This Weekend

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Dublin This Weekend

1. Downtown Dublin’s newest dining destination, Thigpen’s BBQ opens Friday, December 13th at 11 a.m. Located at 109 W. Jackson Street, Thigpen’s BBQ serves up the best ribs, chicken, and BBQ with finger lickin’ sides like Brunswick stew, mac and cheese, slaw, and beans. Order up lunch and dinner by calling 478-353-1021 or emailing thigpenbbq@outlook.com.

10 ways to prevent Christmas tree fires

10 ways to prevent Christmas tree fires

USA TODAY Network

Your beautifully decorated Christmas tree can also be a deadly fire hazard.

Christmas tree fires are infrequent, but when they do occur, they are serious, according to the National Fire Protection Association.

Fire departments responded to an average of 230 home fires caused by Christmas trees each year from 2007-2011. The result was a yearly average of six deaths, 22 injuries and $18.3 million in property damage, the NFPA reported.

Chick-Fil-A among 'Best Places to Work'

Chick-Fil-A among 'Best Places to Work'

ATLANTA (WXIA) -- Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A has made Glassdoor's 2013 list of the 50 Best Places to Work in 2014.

The fast food chain is No. 43 on the list, which is based entirely onemployee feedback. It received a worker satisfaction ranking of 3.8 out of a possible 5.0.

The top five places to work in 2014, according to the list, are Bain &Company, Twitter, LinkedIn, Eastman Chemical and Facebook.

Theatre Dublin's "The Nutcracker" takes center stage Saturday & Sunday

Theatre Dublin's "The Nutcracker" takes center stage Saturday & Sunday

Watch as Tschaikovsky's beloved melodies transform Theatre Dublin during this weekend's performances of The Nutcracker. Be transported to a magical world where mischievous mice besiege a battalion of soldiers and an onstage blizzard leads to an enchanted Land of Sweets. Theatre Dublin's The Nutcracker features a cast of more than seventy-five, glorious sets and costumes, magical special effects, and performances by professional and local dancers.

Showtimes:

  • Saturday, December 14th at 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 14th at 7 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 15th at 2 p.m.

Tickets start at $15 and are available at www.theatredublinga.com, by calling 478-277-5074, or at the Theatre Dublin box office.  Tickets may be available at the box office prior to showtime if available.

Theatre Dublin is located in the heart of historic downtown Dublin at 314 Academy Avenue.

Downtown Renovations Driving Economic Development Opportunity in Dublin

Downtown Renovations Driving Economic Development Opportunity in Dublin

In fall 2010, representatives from the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) Tourism Product Development Division toured Laurens County and developed a plan to assist community leaders in fostering new and existing tourism products.

Add Holiday Spirit to Your Weekend with a Visit to Dublin

Add Holiday Spirit to Your Weekend with a Visit to Dublin

1.      Have a rockin’ Christmas with Theatre Dublin’s celebration of the holiday season at  a performance of Christmas with the King on Friday, December 6th at 8 p.m. Starring Travis Powell, Ted Torres, and Austin Irby with the EAS Band, the performance features Elvis’ Christmas music and other megahits. ElvisFestival.com encourages you to bring a new, unwrapped gift that will be donated to children in need through a local charity. Purchase tickets at www.elvisfestival.com or call 1-888-406-5885.