The Douglas County Hall of Fame
of Fame criteria
must be a current or former resident of Douglas County and have
earned National Recognition for achievement in their field.
The levels of expertise and talent represented here shows the
depth and breadth of accomplishments by noted Douglas County
special exhibit room with photos, memorabilia and more is on view
at the museum. Come be surprised!
singer with the Glenn Miller Band, actor, bandleader and entertainer
athlete, author, teacher, champion golfer and founder of the LPGA
"Red" Palmer: inventor of the tranquilizer gun, achievements in the field
of wild animals
athlete, member of the Atlanta Braves baseball team, service to
community and youth organizations
world-renowned songwriter and performer ("I Love the Night Life")
Herb Emory: internationally recognized radio broadcaster, NASCAR
internationally renowned magician, entertainer, and master of
Oscar winning actor in film and television, currently the lead in
the UNICORN on CBS
3-time winter Olympian (2010 Bronze Medal, 2014 & 2018 Silver
Medal, 2-woman Bobsled)
professional baseball player and World Series winner
host of "Shade Tree Mechanic" syndicated radio show
award-winning musician, vocalist, songwriter, and arranger ("What
About Us?" Song of the Year)
organizer of Jimmy Carter's "Peanut Brigade", assistant chief of
protocol for President Carter in the White House
award winning environmentalist
songwriter, publisher, B. B. Beall and Company c. 1900
nationally renowned luthier (fiddle and mandolin maker)
Grand Ol’ Opry vocalist and musician
Aviation pioneer and WWI flight instructor for American pilots going
Motown vocalist with the Andantes, the premiere backup group heard
on countless Motown #1 hits.
Nascar and dirt track driver with multiple driving awards
County Museum and the Visitor
Information Center is open
Fridays, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., and Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Groups of 10 or more wishing to tour
the Museum are requested to call ahead for a reservation.
Admission is always free, however donations are appreciated! Call
678-449-3939 for a group reservation.
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