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Want to Be Atlanta's Biggest Loser?

Want to Be Atlanta's Biggest Loser?

ATLANTA -- "Atlanta's Biggest Loser" is now accepting entries for contestants for the show's fifth edition.

Like its national cousin, this season of "Atlanta's Biggest Loser" is a couples' edition. Any kind of couple can apply -- siblings, parent/child, co-workers, friends and every pairing in between.

The deadline to apply is noon on Friday, Feb. 18 at www.atlbiggestloser.com.

"Atlanta's Biggest Loser" will officially begin on Monday, Mar. 7. Six teams of two will work with one of 11Alive's two fitness partners, D.R.E.A.M.

Hunter Park Community Center Now Open

Hunter Park Community Center Now Open

DOUGLASVILLE, GA -- As of Tuesday, Feb. 1, the new Community Center in Hunter Park (8830 Gurley Road, Douglasville, 30134) is open.

Classes at the brand new Community Center officially began last week.

On Mondays and Wednesdays, Karen Flagg leads a Zumba session from 8:30 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. and a yoga class from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The cost is $60 per month.

An additional Zumba class, also taught by Karen, takes place from 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Children's art classes are held on Mondays from 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. The sessions are open to children ages five to 13. Jennifer Roe leads the classes, which are $40 per month.

Those with line dancing experience who are interested in sharpening their skills can take an intermediate/advanced class with June Shuman on Wednesdays from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

12 Days of Giveaways, Courtesy of Momslikeme!

12 Days of Giveaways, Courtesy of Momslikeme!

ATLANTA -- Atlanta Momslikeme is currently running a "12 Days of Christmas" sweepstakes, where $2,000 worth of prizes will be given away!

Each contest begins at 10:00 a.m. and runs for 24 hours.

The fantastic prizes include:

Monday, Dec. 6: A Pike Nurseries Quick & Easy Christmas Décor Package, which includes a fresh-cut 6'8" Fraser fir Christmas tree, a fragrant 24" mixed wreath, and three 6" florist-quality poinsettias.

Tuesday, Dec. 7: Four tickets to A Stone Mountain Christmas (a $108 value), good through Jan. 2.

Wednesday, Dec.

Charity Softball Tournament to Benefit C.O.P.S.

DOUGLASVILLE, GA -- On Friday, Oct. 8 and Saturday, Oct. 9, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office will host its first annual charity softball tournament.

Activities will begin at 7:00 p.m. on Friday and 9:00 a.m. on Saturday. The tournament and fun family activities will be held at the Boundary Waters Park (5000 Highway 92/166, Douglasville, 30135). Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Georgia chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.).

The 15 softball teams that will be playing represent law enforcement agencies from numerous metro Atlanta jurisdictions. Many of the agencies have lost one of their own in the line of duty. These officers play to remember their fallen heroes of the badge and to assist in supporting the programs that benefit the deceased officers' families.

The public is invited to attend these tournaments and participate in the available activities.