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Christian is the founder of 229 Life, a community hub for South Georgia. He likes exploring, eating new foods, and beach vacations. Say hello on Twitter at @tellmckinney.

We Play Here: New Albany After-School Football Team Builds Players, Character

One of Albany’s newest after school football teams is practicing and growing, along with their cheer squad. Learn more about this program.

September Events You Should Know About In South Georgia

September is here, and there are lots of things happening across South Georgia that you need to know about. Take a look.

Dairy Queen Blizzards Will Be 85 Cents For Two Weeks: How To Get Yours

Dairy Queen is celebrating their new Fall Blizzard menu with a limited time deal: Blizzards for 85 cents. Here's how to get the offer.

Where To Find Live Music In Albany, GA

Check out this list of where to find live music in Albany, GA. So if in-person music is your thing, take a look at these 14 places.

Yes, You Can Advertise Locally With 229 Life

After holding off as long as possible, 229 Life is finally opening the door to local advertising. Here's what you need to know.

4 Massive Murals Worth A Visit In Albany, GA

South Georgia has a wonderful collection of murals that is growing. Check out these 4 massive murals worth a visit in Albany.

Country Song ‘Rich Men North Of Richmond’ Bashes DC Elites, Gets Millions Of Plays

Country ballad "Rich Men North of Richmond" criticizes Washington politicians and surpassed 5 million YouTube views in its first four days.

We Found A Prison Bus For Sale + More Interesting Finds On Facebook Marketplace

In a world of endless items found on the internet, these stand out and can actually be purchased. Take a closer look at these Georgia finds.

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South Georgia Gems: Radium Springs Gardens

Radium Springs Gardens, just outside of Albany, Georgia is one of Georgia’s seven natural wonders. See what makes it so unique.

It’s Official: We Started A Newsletter

You read that right. Something that has been requested for a while is finally here: The 229 Life Newsletter. Learn what we're doing to keep you connected and in the loop.