Fulton, 72, dead
Fulton County District
3 Commissioner Robert Fulton passed away Tuesday after suffering a heart
attack. He was 72.
approves more plats
plats for the Avalon Subdivision and Trotters Farm Estate, Phase
II were approved unanimously at Fairburns City Council meeting
honors business for remodeling job
Recognition of their
citizens accomplishments is something the Fairburn City Council
and Mayor Betty Hannah believe in stressing. Each month a Community
Improvement Award is given out to honor that person or persons who have
gone the extra mile in making Fairburn a little nicer to live in.
traffic approaches pre-9/11 level
Atlanta International Airport announced today that Atlantas airport
accommodated 79.08 million travelers in 2003, which is the second-highest
annual passenger traffic in the Airports history.
has busiest freight year
Officials at Hartsfield-Jackson
Atlanta International Airport announced that 2003 was its busiest year
ever in terms of freight and express handled. Cargo carriers at the
worlds busiest passenger airport transported more than 683,416
metric tons of freight and express. Additionally, despite the restrictions
imposed upon transporting mail on passenger aircraft after 9/11, the
airlines operating at the airport transported more than 115,000 metric
tons of mail during 2003.
Last week was an
eventful one at the State Capitol with the Senate passing a new Senate
redistricting map, and also passing one of the lifestyle issue, concerning
Livable Centers Initiative funds new smart growth studies
The Atlanta Regional
Commission recently announced nine fifth-round recipients of Livable
Centers Initiative planning grants totaling more than $800,000 in matched
federal funds, including projects proposed for McDonough, East Point
and the northwest corner of Clayton County adjacent to Hartsfield-Jackson
Tips Tax materials and assistance in Spanish
If you need federal
tax information in Spanish, you can find it in the form of recorded
tax topics, free tax publications and toll-free telephone assistance
from the Internal Revenue Service.
New online test
will help boost student achievement by offering teachers an early look
at student strengths and weaknesses.
The Fulton County
Office of Housing is seeking reliable general contractors to repair
code violations in a homeowners assistance program.
Elementary School is proud to announce its second annual "Math
Extravaganza Day." The event is April 2 at 8:30 a.m. Parents,
community members, and Fulton County central office staff are encouraged
to attend this day-long mathematical learning event.
community sensitive to nature
at Serenbe has been underway since late January, its unlikely
that anyone has taken notice and thats exactly the way Steve
Nygren and the other founders of Serenbe want it.
Tigers make final top 10
Three local school
finished in the top 10 in their respective classifications in the
final 2003-04 state coaches polls for high school wrestling.
team continues unbeaten streak
City high school lacrosse team established a foothold atop the North
Georgia Lacrosse League standings with a 15-6 victory over a previously
unbeaten Etowah squad last Sunday at Riley Field in Peachtree City. The
win takes PTC to a 2-0 record and a number-one power ranking for all
high school club lacrosse teams in Georgia.
squads post early wins
is here, and several local teams are off to a winning start.
to practice Sunday
City Paddlers canoe and kayak clubs next indoor roll practice
of the season is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 29, from 5-7 p.m. at the
Kedron Aquatic Center in Peachtree City.
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