- Peachtree City improves technology
for employees, residents
- Much of your day-to-day life may
not have been much different from today. Most
common machines, such as automobiles and
appliances, have not changed drastically in that
- Line Creek Pkwy. outparcels
- As work has begun on the proposed
Line Creek Parkway, the issue of what will be
developed around it is still under discussion.
- Solids may be recycled
- The sewage being produced by the
residents and businesses of Peachtree City may
soon be recycled in a more useful and
environmentally sound way.
- Peach State tournament
- Summertime at the Peachtree City
Tennis Center officially gets underway this
weekend, with the help of some of the top junior
players in the United States.
- City Council, others brainstorm
about Walt Banks corner
- A "village" concept
might work for the much-discussed 73-acre
property at the corner of Ga. Highway 54 and Walt
Banks Road, participants in a brainstorming
session agreed Wednesday.
- WASA expansion
- Plans for handling the remaining
growth in Peachtree City over the next few years
are being addressed by the Water and Sewerage
Authority, with the latest recommendations coming
at Saturday's annual retreat.
- City plans Memorial Day parade,
- The public is invited to
participate in a Memorial Day ceremony and golf
cart parade beginning Monday, May 31, at 7:30
- Student government day
- A Peachtree City Council composed
of fresh young faces from McIntosh High School
took over management of the city last Thursday
for student government day, an annual event that
gives seniors an inside look at municipal
- New club for youth in Fayette
- Does anyone remember the
AfterDeck, the teen club that is now the location
of the Y Knot Sorts Bar?
- Starr's Mill leaps to AAAA;
McIntosh slips to AAA
- Athletic boosters at Starr's Mill
High School knew that their sports teams would
make the climb from Class AAA to Class AAAA some
time after the turn of the century, but they did
not expect the change to come so soon.
- Column by Father David Epps
Lost: one wallet, $1,000, credit cards; found:
one teenager with integrity
- I was tired last Friday after
spending a frenzied three days in Fort Walton
- June 7 could be Decision Day for
- It now appears Senoia residents
will have an answer to the city's ongoing
question of sewering the town June 7.
- Board was ready for court ruling
- A U.S. Supreme Court ruling this
week is sending shock waves through school boards
throughout the state, but Coweta County
superintendent of education Richard Brooks said
the county is well prepared to deal with any
- Coweta's clerk wins state clerk
of the year
- Coweta County clerk Roxie Clark
was named Clerk of the Year by the Association of
County Clerks of Georgia during the Association
of County Commissioners of Georgia's annual
meeting at Jekyll Island.
- Class of 1999
- A list of the graduates.
- Psychologist: Kids today have
greater access to information
- Joyce Divinyi, a Peachtree
City-based psychotherapist who combines humor
with sound advice for parents and teachers,
mesmerized an audience of about 75 at Christ Our
Shepherd Lutheran Church last weekend.
- Coweta well represented at GOP
- Coweta County was well represented
at the 1999 Georgia Republican Convention last
weekend in Augusta. Twenty-seven Coweta delegates
joined more than 2,000 Georgia delegates,
alternates and guests at the "Vision
2000" State Convention.
- Tech teacher named Teacher of the
- It's not uncommon for students of
Pam Brown to see their teacher's car parked at
Central Middle School on Saturdays and Sundays.
- Graduation day at East Coweta
- Nearly 374 students will march
into the future as East Coweta's last graduating
class of the '90s turns its tassels Saturday.
- Libertarians starting party in
- Newnan's Robert Caudle has decided
it's time to bring his message to the masses.
- Homestand for professional soccer
teams over holiday weekend
- Atlanta's two professional soccer
teams, the Classics and the Silverbacks, will be
playing at home this holiday weekend.
- Newnan's Hembree selected as All
- The most prolific goal scorer in
Newnan High School girls soccer team history,
Karen Hembree, has been selected to the Georgia
Athletic Coaches' Association Senior Women's All
- Optimist Club of PTC to host golf
tournament for children
- Do you know the next Tiger Woods
or Se Ri Pak? If so, you might want to tell them
about an upcoming tournament for juniors.