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Sam Smith

Sam Smith is a Senior Mass Communication major at Georgia College who loves traveling, painting, and gardening. Her favorite Milledgeville pastimes include reading on the front lawn of GC, and eating blueberry pie ice cream at SweeTreats.

A Few of My Favorite Things

After four years in my home away from home, Milledgeville, I have learned the ins and outs of where to go, what to eat and everything in between. Some of my favorite times in Milly have been spent outside with friends, exploring historic sites and even relaxing on front campus reading one of my…

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Spring DIY Sports

Springtime always brings memories of warm days with a light breeze, perfect for a sports fan! Milledgeville has a ton of unique sports to try if you want to get outside. Whether you want it to be a family affair, or a fun afternoon with friends, here are some of our favorite ways to get active…

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April Showers bring Milly Flowers

Earth Day is quickly approaching, and if you love getting outside and enjoying the beautiful nature, Milledgeville is the place for you. Every corner has something to offer, from beautiful oak trees and blooming flowers, to calm lakes and flowing rivers. Here are some of our favorite outdoor…

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Easter Saturday in Milledgeville

Are you spending the holiday weekend in Milly? If so, we have the perfect Saturday planned out to make your Easter weekend full of family and fun. Milledgeville is the perfect place to celebrate our favorite spring holiday because of the beautiful spring flowers and sunny weather. Yoga at the Green…

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The 5 Best Picnic Spots in Milly

Springtime is in full speed, and we are loving the beautiful sunshine, soft breezes and the blooming flowers! What better way than to enjoy a meal outside with family and friends? Here is a list of the best picnic spots in Milly. Andalusia Farm Bring some friends and a classic Flannery O’Connor…

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Al Fresco Dining

With the spring flowers in bloom, warm breeze blowing and so many spring specials to look forward to, when visiting Milledgeville, it is the time of year to eat outdoors! We have the perfect guide for dining outside in the warmer weather at some of our favorite restaurants. Metropolis If you are in…

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Milledgeville: Then and Now Part 2

Milledgeville is known for its immense history as the Georgia State Capital from 1808 to 1868, during the Civil War. The town was modeled after Savannah, Georgia and Washington D.C., and is one of few towns to be laid out especially to be a capital. After the capital moved to Atlanta, Milledgeville…

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Galentine’s Day

Valentines Day is approaching quickly, but more importantly, Galentine’s Day is first. Galentine’s Day is the day before Valentines Day, and it is your opportunity to tell your girlfriends how much you love them! This is a day for pampering, all things pink, and won’t make you feel guilty for doing…

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Valentines Gift Guide

Boys! This one is for you! We know how hard it is to find the perfect gift for your girl, so this year, we compiled a list of amazing gifts that you can get for your sweetheart in beautiful Milledgeville. With all of our adorable shops, bakeries and fun adventures, Milly knows exactly how to get a…

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Blackbird Buzz

If we could, we would spend all of our free time in Blackbird Coffee, located in the heart of downtown Milledgeville. With coffee that is roasted on-site, smoothies, tea and even their own hand-made coffee mugs, Blackbird is the place to get everything you need. They also have several events and…

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