landmark may stay in place
outcry over removing the golf ball water tower near the Canongate Golf
Club in Palmetto may keep the giant ball in the sky.
students can now take classes in cyberspace
overachieving juniors and seniors in the Fulton County School System
and for those who are just trying to catch up, there is another academic
option now open to them.
six years, resident is happy to see water running again
founder and C.E.O of Forrest Homes made running water in Eugene Carthans
home a reality again after he and his family have gone the last six
years with no water or sewer service to his South Fulton residence.
sworn in for another four years as Palmetto mayor
The swearing in
of Mayor J. Clark Boddie to another four year term by Fulton County
State Court Judge Henry M. Newkirk was the focus of Palmetto's monthly
meeting Monday night. Boddie ran unopposed in Novembers election.
clerk now collecting real estate taxes
The Fulton County
Superior Court Clerk, along with other clerks throughout the state of
Georgia, is now responsible for collecting and distributing real estate
transfer taxes. The new policy benefits counties, which now receive
immediate payment of real estate transfer taxes.
closed until Feb.21
in South Fulton County will be closed for maintenance until February
sought for essay contest
The South Fulton
County Farm Bureau encourages sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students
to enter the Georgia Farm Bureau Middle School Essay Contest.
have another chance at registration
Parents of eligible
students who missed the fall registration period for Supplemental Educational
Services have a second chance to take advantage of the free tutoring.
The Fulton County School System has announced that another enrollment
period is January 12-24.
County District 6 Commissioner Nancy Boxill has been named vice chair
of the Board of Commissioners for 2004.
At the first board
meeting of each year, the vice chair is elected from among the commissioners,
and serves a 1-year term. The vice chair presides over meetings and
handles other matters in absence of the commission chair.
may now check insurance status online
may now access the Department of Motor Vehicle Safetys Web site,
www.dmvs.ga.gov, to verify whether they are registered in the States
mandatory automobile insurance database which is proof of insurance
effective Jan. 1.
schools schedule 3 job fairs for teachers
The Fayette County
Board of Education has scheduled three job fairs to help fill teaching
positions for the 2004-2005 school year.