- Carjackers thwarted by victim, 911 team
- Two accused carjackers sit in the Fayette County
Jail, thanks to the quick thinking of the victim and the
heads-up work of several 911 dispatchers.
Lightning starts blaze
- A bolt of lightning caused a fire to a Peachtree City
residence Wednesday afternoon.
- The residents of Planterra Ridge subdivision have found some common
ground with Photocircuits, and that should be seen at the next Planning
Commission meeting, scheduled for May 10.
McIntosh practice field gets OK from Planning Commission
- McIntosh High School moved one step closer to having its outdoor practice
facilities enhanced when a conceptual site plan was approved Monday night by
the Peachtree City Planning Commission.
City changes purchasing ordinance
- Vendors and others looking to do business with Peachtree City now have some
updated and slightly altered parameters for the
City holds Spring Clean-Up
- Peachtree City residents get their annual opportunity
this weekend to enlist the city's help in getting rid of unused items
and generally tidying up around the house.
Surplus auction on Saturday
- 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.
The End of Walt Banks task force
- The Highway 54/Walt Banks Road task force is no more.
Water Authority news
- With a fairly light agenda for Monday's upcoming monthly meeting, the
Peachtree City Water and Sewerage Authority is expected to hear finalized plans for
the new watershed assessment.
2 FCHS students arrested for threats; schools add security
- "Beware of the trenchcoat Mafia," read the note taped to a bathroom mirror at Fayette County
High School Tuesday. This threat, coupled with an earlier Monday warning, and reports of a "hit list"
posted on the Internet, sent some students and some parents into mild hysteria this week, prompting
school administrators to call in backup from the Fayetteville Police Department.
Senioa zoning news
- After months of discussions, debates and late night-meetings, the Senoia
City Council on Monday night approved the first read of its new zoning
ordinances and maps.
Two more banks coming
- By this time next year, bank patrons may have two more
options of locally owned banks in Coweta and Fayette counties.
School board says no to charter schools
- Coweta County will not have a charter school...yet.
County vetoes burying of debris at homesite
- The use of burial pits in Coweta County for construction
debris ended Apr.21 following action by the Coweta County Board
Education Matters by Superintendent of Education Richard Brooks
- The recent school shooting in Littleton, Colorado, has left us all shocked, frightened, and bewildered as we sat before the TV and read the newspapers and
witnessed the horrible massacre of students, a teacher, and the suspected shooters themselves. It is indeed a senseless tragedy.
County gets some good news from DOT
- Georgia DOT Commisisoner Wayne Shackleford
announced the recent approval of a road improvement contract for
southeastern Coweta County.
Visitor accepts challenge to take part in a day in the life of...
- I was overwhelmed with work a few years ago when he
wandered into my office.
Soccer teams open state tournament with wins
Winning is part of routine for Landmark black belt
Discipline. Strength. Conditioning. The martial arts can be
a tough business, but Megan Constable, a tenth grader at
Landmark Christian School, has proven once again that she has the
right stuff in the business of taekwondo.
Three-peat for Lady Chiefs tennis
- It's almost become second nature for the McIntosh girls
tennis team to win the region. They have won the region championship
the past two years and are usually in contention. They traveled
to LaGrange last weekend as the number one seed in their