- No consensus on Walt Banks
- When all was said and done Tuesday night, many wondered if the Ga. Highway 54/Walt Banks Road
Task Force still had a task.
Good reports from amphitheater and tennis center
- Two of Peachtree City's top leisure attractions report continued growth
and success, as one of those organizations proceeds with its attempt to sell the
city on the need for expansion.
News from the O'Keefe case
- Three members of a Peachtree City family have filed a
petition for a new trial in the wake of their conviction of misdemeanors
in State Court last week.
Photocircuits, residents moving forward
- In the wake of a lengthy and sometimes heated
discussion at last week's City Council meeting, members
of the Photocircuits Action Committee and
representatives of the company acknowledged
considerable progress after their latest meeting Monday night.
Recreation funding alternatives considered
- Several funding options for a Master Recreation Plan are now being
investigated by the Peachtree City Recreation Department.
- Police have identified a suspect in a recent theft at a
Peachtree City grocery store and plan to make an arrest this week,
according to reports.
Surplus auction next week
- If you've had your eye on some obscure piece of equipment owned by Peachtree
City, then your chance to pick it up may be coming soon.
Charter school petition to be considered
- The county's first petition for a charter school is set to be reviewed by the
Coweta County Board of Education tonight.
- The Coweta County Commission and the city of Senoia
will square off in the next few weeks over a proposed annexation
by the city.
PTC agrees to talk with Senoia about providing sewer
- The Peachtree City Council has agreed to study the feasibility of extending its sewer
service across the Coweta County line into neighboring Senoia, but council members said there is much
to be considered before any agreement is reached, if ever.
Zoning decisions in the making
- Get there early and be prepared to stay late.
Local reaction to Co. shootings
- Fayette County school counselors were alerted Wednesday
to be "ready and on call" for students reacting to the tragic
high school shootings that occurred Tuesday in Colorado.
PTC Announces Automated Line
- The Peachtree City Building Department has established
an automated phone line for scheduling building inspections.
PTC Fire & Rescue
- The Peachtree City Fire and Rescue Department received a
98 percent satisfaction rating from patients using Emergency
Medical Services in 1998, according to surveys distributed to all
patients transported by department ambulances.
PTC Model City
- The Peachtree City Building Department received notice
from the Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Commission
that Peachtree City is a "Model City" for the control of erosion and
Montessori school sets open house
- The Carolyn Barron Montessori School will celebrate the
opening of its new permanent facilities Friday, April 23 starting at
Letters from Our Readers
- I would like clarification on your newspaper's policy in
identifying unidentified sources.
Starr's Mill girls soccer is nationally ranked
The Starr's Mill Lady Panther soccer team is ranked 12th
nationally and second in the region.
Local fighter to be main bout in Atlanta
Homer Givens, a boxer from Riverdale, will fight as the
main bout at the Castlegate Hotel in Atlanta May 8.
Optimist Club of PTC to offer junior golf clinic
The Optimist Club of Peachtree City will offer a junior
golf clinic on Saturday, May 8.
Landmark boys finish fourth in tennis, girls going to state
- Landmark's varsity boys' tennis team finished fourth in
their region in Class A. Landmark defeated Callaway 3-2, getting
victories from Wes Longsdorf in singles and the doubles teams
of Justin Winter and Mark Campbell and Preston heard and
Andrew McElroy. The boys lost in the semifinals match to Pace
Playoffs going to the wire
Tidal wave of wins helps SCAT retain title
- With several swimmers claiming top finishes, the Southern
Crescent Aquatic Team retained the Georgia Southwestern
Divisional title recently at the Kedron Aquatic Center. Kirsten Cartoski and
Josh Williams lead the charge for SCAT, claiming six top