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Georgia, known as the “Peach State” and the “Empire State of the South”, is located above the State of Florida. The northern part of the state is in the Blue Ridge Mountains, a mountain range in the vast mountain system of the Appalachians. There are big cities like Atlanta, and smaller suburbs for quiet retreats. Inland locations like Lake Lanier are popular destinations along with coastal areas like Sea Island and St. Mary's.
Georgia has mild winters, fantastic golf courses, architecture, and restaurants filled with Southern charm. There are numerous beach towns on Georgia's Atlantic Coast that are outstanding retirement destinations, and the rest of the state also features many active adult communities.
Athens, Georgia is continually ranked as one of the "Best Places in America To Retire". Due large in part to it's strong health-care system, affordable living and pedestrian-friendly areas, Athens seems to have it all. There are plenty of things to do including golfing, bicycling, wine tasting, and listening to live music.
With hints of Spring in the air after what seems like an endless winter, warm weather communities are seeming more and more attractive to retire to. Why live in an area where you look forward to a few short summer months, when you can live in warmth year Read more...
News from Macon and Central Georgia from The Macon News
Aug 11, 2015 11:18 pm
The Macon Vet Center’s mobile center will be in Montezuma on Friday to assist veterans with any questions they may have about benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Aug 11, 2015 10:37 pm
An 18-year-old Macon man died Tuesday morning after he was seriously wounded in a game of Russian roulette at Wilshire Woods Apartments.
Aug 11, 2015 10:35 pm
The newest university in Georgia has revealed its plans for success.
Aug 11, 2015 5:17 pm
A 63-year-old man was found bleeding from a gunshot wound early Tuesday in the Fort Hill neighborhood of east Macon.
Aug 11, 2015 3:07 am
A young girl hides as her drunken father threatens to kill her, then himself.
Aug 11, 2015 3:05 am
Moises Velez wanted television programming for Middle Georgia’s Hispanic community, and he made it happen.
Aug 11, 2015 3:00 am
The deliberate burning of God’s Power Church of Christ in June opened old wounds for Sam Johnson, who pastors a nearby church.
Aug 11, 2015 2:43 am
Houston County voters will head to the polls Tuesday to choose who will represent House District 146 under the Gold Dome in the next legislative session.
Aug 11, 2015 2:37 am
Zoning commissioners said Monday that they appreciated efforts to redesign a large shopping center planned for Bass Road.
Aug 11, 2015 2:23 am
When United Way of Central Georgia kicks off its 2015 campaign, Georgia first lady Sandra Deal will be the guest speaker.
News from South Georgia from WALB
Jul 24, 2016 6:28 pm
Thousands of demonstrators are taking to Philadelphia's sweltering streets Sunday, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead of the Democratic National Convention, as the ci...
Jul 24, 2016 5:38 pm
When the Democrats come to the City of Brotherly Love to nominate Hillary Clinton for president and the talk turns to income inequality and the 1 percent, Exhibit A will be right outside their windows...
Jul 24, 2016 5:08 pm
San Francisco wants people who rent out their homes through Airbnb and other online platforms to follow some rules, and it wants the platforms to advertise only those rule-abiding listings - or face s...
Jul 24, 2016 3:43 pm
Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz will neither preside nor speak at the convention after a rules committee decision.
Jul 24, 2016 1:39 pm
As thousands of delegates arrive in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention, it's not just politics they have to contend with - it's also the hot and sticky weather.
Jul 24, 2016 1:55 am
People celebrated school starting up with a back to school bash Saturday. The staff at the Eureka Heights Apartment complex put on the event.P
Jul 23, 2016 10:42 pm
Community members gathered together to show their support for law enforcement Saturday.
Jul 23, 2016 8:33 pm
WALB teamed up with local animal shelters to help dogs and cats find their forever homes. You can help Clear the Shelters! This is the second year for the "Clear the Shelters" camp...
Jul 23, 2016 7:52 pm
Fans from all over Georgia and Florida came together to volunteer at Second Harvest Foodbank in Valdosta.
Jul 23, 2016 7:51 pm
People packed Valdosta's city annex Saturday morning in hopes of becoming police officers. The Valdosta Police Department held its first ever open testing.
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Preview: Legacy at Walton Oaks
602 Fairhope St
Augusta GA 30901
The Legacy at Walton Oaks Apartments in Augusta, GA, is a distinctive neighborhood that provides a variety of amenities like our beautifully landscaped gazebo, the private fitness center, neighborhood grills and planned community events. The Legacy at ...
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Preview: Wymberly - by JENSEN communities®
4600 Columbia Road
Martinez GA 30907
Affordable Retirement Homes for Sale in Wymberly – Martinez, GA Wymberly, a community of affordable manufactured homes, can be found on Columbia Road in Martinez GA, a suburb of Augusta. With our tall trees and pretty lakes, we call it a quiet country ...
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Preview: Riverwood Plantation
5123 Riverwood Parkway
Evans GA 30809
Welcome to Riverwood Plantation, a master-planned community nestled on 3,800 acres of stately pines and hardwoods that stand tall, attesting to the historical beauty of our site located along the Savannah River in Augusta, Georgia - hear of the Deep ...
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Preview: Brandon Wilde
4275 Owens Road
Evans GA 30809
Discover why New Choices Magazine and Where to Retire Magazine have consistently rated Brandon Wilde as one of the top continuing care retirement communities in the United States. Brandon Wilde sits gracefully on sixty-three beautifully landscaped acres, ...
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Preview: Larkspur Landing
Thomson Boat Club Road
Lincolnton GA 30817
Located in Lincolnton, near the Amity Recreational Area, Larkspur Landing on Clark Hill Lake affords views of Georgia’s natural beauty. Generous lakefront homesites make this a perfect community for boat enthusiasts. Very few homesites are available ...
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