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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.
So, the time is right and you are actively considering a move to a retirement community. For some, the idea may be exciting. To others, the mere thought is stressful or frightening. Either way, it is a significant life decision and one that needs to be th 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
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Aug 31, 2016 6:42 am
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