Fun to know …

March 26, 2012

We found some fun facts to share with you about our hometown, McDonough, Georgia!

Did you know …
Scenes for the 1977 movie Smokey and the Bandit were filmed here in town?   And scenes for the 1989 Oscar-winning Civil War epic, Glory, were filmed here also.

The old Phillips 66 service station …
It was featured in city square scenes filmed by Warner Brothers for the pilot episode for the show Roswell.

Near Miller’s Mill …
Scene from the movie We Are Marshall was filmed on Hwy 155 near the mill.

We’re proud to say …
That ‘the McDonough Road’ is mentioned by one of the characters in the 1939 classic, Gone With the Wind.

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