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Race this weekend: Run 4 Your Life

Race this weekend: Run 4 Your Life

DALLAS, Ga. -- Donate Life Georgia will host a 5K on the Silver Comet Trail this weekend.

Run 4 Your Life will be Saturday, Apr. 18 at 9 a.m. on the Paulding County portion of the popular trail

The race is an AJC Peachtree Road Race qualifier. Learn more about the 2015 Peachtree.

Registration is $25 in advance and $30 on race day, and includes a T-shirt. Children under age 12 are invited to run or walk at no cost, but will not receive T-shirts unless they pay the registration fee.

April 17 is National Blue and Green Day; runners are encouraged to wear blue and green to spread awareness about organ, eye and tissue donation. Donate Life Georgia is the state's donor registry.

Visit runsignup.com for more information and to register.

Chick-fil-A to host Daddy-Daughter Date Night

Chick-fil-A to host Daddy-Daughter Date Night

(WXIA) -- Chick-fil-A will bring back its popular Daddy-Daughter Date Night this weekend.

The fifth annual event will be Saturday, Feb. 7 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at participating restaurants.

Daddy-Daughter Date Night encourages fathers and their little girls to spend time together. Every "couple" will receive take-home booklets featuring conversation starters and ideas for future outings.

Attendees will also be treated to tableside service, limousine and trolley rides, and other surprises.

Daddy-Daughter Date Night is free, except for the cost of food. Seating is available every hour; fathers and daughters are encouraged to call their local Chick-fil-A locations in advance to reserve a time.

Chattahoochee Tech to hold career fair

Chattahoochee Tech to hold career fair

ACWORTH, Ga. -- Chattahoochee Technical College will hold its annual College and Career Expo on Wednesday, Oct. 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

More than 90 colleges, universities and companies are scheduled to attend this year's event.

Everyone is invited to stop by the fair, which will be held at the North Metro Campus in Acworth.

Thirteen schools will be represented, including Brenau University, DeVry University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Georgia Southern University, Georgia State University, Kennesaw State University, Life University, Reinhardt University, Saint Leo University, Sherman College of Chiropractic, Southern Polytechnic State University, Strayer University and the University of Phoenix.

Taste of Atlanta announces 2014 restaurant lineup

Taste of Atlanta announces 2014 restaurant lineup

ATLANTA –- More than 90 of Atlanta’s most notable and on-the-rise restaurants have signed on to participate in this year’s Taste of Atlanta, which will take place October 24-26 in Midtown at Tech Square.

With eateries featured from both inside and outside the Perimeter, festival-goers will be able to savor truly authentic flavors that represent every corner of the city.

New this year, to help attendees pinpoint their local favorites or discover new dining treasures during Taste of Atlanta, the festival will take food lovers on a culinary tour through the city’s many diverse neighborhoods.

Chamber to hold networking event

Chamber to hold networking event

DALLAS, Ga. -- The Paulding County Chamber of Commerce and the Acworth Business Association will hold a networking event in Dallas next month.

August's Net After Work will be Thursday, Aug. 28 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Stars and Strikes.

The event is open to both chamber members and guests. Admission is $5, which includes pizza, soda, bowling, one beer coupon and networking with local businesses.

Visit pauldingcountychamber.com for more information.

Stars and Strikes is located at 2400 Hiram Acworth Highway.

Race this weekend: Run with the Badges

Race this weekend: Run with the Badges

DALLAS, Ga. -- Start your weekend with a fun "glow run" in Paulding County.

Run with the Badges 5K will be held Friday, June 6 at 8 p.m. A glow run is a race where runners wear clothing and accessories -- paint, bracelets and necklaces, etc. -- that glow in the dark.

Registration is $30 and can be completed at pauldingpsa.org. Money raised by the event will go to Paulding Public Safety Appreciation, which supports members and families of Paulding County Public Safety.

The race will be held at the Seven Hills Connector in Dallas. Runners may park in the Publix parking lot at Seven Hills Boulevard and Cedarcrest Road.

All participants will receive T-shirts and glow gear; additional gear can be purchased at the registration table on race day.

Race this weekend: Trinity Chapel Academy 5K

Race this weekend: Trinity Chapel Academy 5K

DALLAS, Ga. -- Trinity Chapel Academy will hold a 5K fundraiser this weekend.

The race will be Saturday, May 17 at 8 a.m. Runners will begin the race at the Tara Drummond Trailhead of the Silver Comet Trail.

Packets must be retrieved at the school, which is located at 4665 Macland Road in Powder Springs, the day before the race. Pick-up will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Advance registration is $25 and includes a T-shirt and sponsor goody bag.

Visit active.com for more information and to sign up.

The Tara Drummond Trailhead is located at the intersection of Seaboard Drive and Highway 278 in Dallas.