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Georgia National Fair : Your Favorite Part So Far?

Georgia National Fair : Your Favorite Part So Far?

Kicking off last Thursday afternoon, The Georgia National Fair returns with the coveted fall favorites: funnel cakes, pig races, concerts and of course the midway with rides galore. What is your favorite part so far? Share with us! Send photos to photos@13wmaz.com

PHOTOS | 2011 Georgia National Fair

 For the duration of the fair, Oct. 5-14, gates open from 8-10.

This year's highlights:

Kellie Pickler to Perform at Georgia National Fair

Kellie Pickler to Perform at Georgia National Fair

Country star Kellie Pickler is set to perform at the Georgia National Fair in October, according to the Georgia National Fair's Facebook page.

She co-headlines October 6  with Joe Nichols.

Tickets go on sale on August 25 at 9 a.m. You can purchase tickets online.

Fire Station Groundbreaking Delayed Due to Weather

Fire Station Groundbreaking Delayed Due to Weather

The Perry Fire Station's groundbreaking ceremony has been delayed due to "a recent abundance of rain and the residing water on site," according to a Parrish Construction Group news release.

The groundbreaking ceremony is now slated for Tuesday, October 9 at 10 a.m.

Perry Music Festival to Feature Jubee and the Morning After

Perry Music Festival to Feature Jubee and the Morning After

The all-day musical affair in Downtown Perry features various bands at five different stages.

The concert is October 20 and free to the public.

Stay tuned for a full concert schedule.

Local Restaurant Helps Raise Funds for Humane Society of Houston County

Local Restaurant Helps Raise Funds for Humane Society of Houston County

Eat at Dickey's Barbecue Pit for dinner and a portion of proceeds will go to The Humane Society of Houston County.

On September 26, from 5-8 p.m., your meal serve two purposes: it'll feed you and your family as well as help feed those sweet animals at the Humane Society.

Dickey's is located in the Publix Shopping Center on Watson Blvd. across from Tractor Supply.

Taste of Perry Showcases Local Restaurants' Offerings

Taste of Perry Showcases Local Restaurants' Offerings

Taste Perry restaurants' food and drink offerings all in one place: at the Taste of Perry.

That event is on November 29 in the Georgia Building at the fairgrounds.

Join in on the sampling of 14 different local restaurants, and wine and beer tasting for $30 per person, or $200 for a table of eight people. The event also features a silent auction.

Reserve your place by calling 478-987-1234.