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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.

Halloween is Spookier Than Ever at Fright Fest

AUSTELL, GA -- Don't miss out on the Southeast's largest Halloween party, as Fright Fest opens at Six Flags Over Georgia on Saturday, Oct. 2.

To kick off the festivities, Six Flags is partnering with the American Red Cross for a "Give Blood, Get Thrills" blood drive on Friday, Oct. 1 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Guests who donate blood will receive a buy one, get one free coupon valid during select days in October. To sign up, visit the Red Cross website and enter the promo code 6flags.

This year's Fright Fest will feature the Last Ride, back by popular demand from last season. This 4D simulated ride to the grave has proven to be a guest favorite.

For Fright Fest dates, hour and activities, or to purchase tickets, visit the Six Flags Over Georgia website.

The City of Atlanta Wins $50,000 Community Tennis Grant for "2010 Best Tennis Town" Finalist

Atlanta, GA-- Mayor Kasim Reed was at the 2010 U.S.

Want to Run in Atlanta's Half Marathon this Thanksgiving? Train with a Coach Now

Atlanta, GA-- For those runners who will be running in the Atlanta Half Marathon on Thanksgiving morning, Coach Will Dillard, along with Fleet Feet Sports Atlanta, will have a training program designed specifically for intermediate and veteran runners.

An informational meeting and sign up will be at Fleet Feet Sports Atlanta on Sunday, September 12th at 3:00 p.m., and group runs begin Saturday, September 18th.

The cost of the program is $99.00 and will include the following: Ten Saturday group runs from various locations with optional Wednesday training runs beginning October 6th, a detailed written schedule, seminars on injury prevention and nutrition, access to Coach Will at the runs and by email for training questions, weekly email training tips, a long sleeve technical tee for race day, and socks and other goodies from program sponsors.

Along with coaching numerous runners over the past twenty years, Coach Will has trained many of his runners