crash leaves Fayette man dead
A Fayette County man is dead
after a two-car collision during the Thursday morning
Qualifying set for next
Next week is the time to
officially stake your claim for one of two City
Council seats available in Peachtree City this fall.
Tennis center gets top
The Georgia Tennis Association
has named the Peachtree City Tennis Center its 1999
Facility of the Year, it was announced recently.
Newest eateries set dates
Two more restaurants are
scheduled to be open in Peachtree City by the end of
Ethics complaint filed
against school board
An ethics complaint lodged
against the Fayette County Board of Education will
not be heard by the state Ethics Commission at its
next meeting Sept. 21.
- Planning Commission
- Two vacancies on the
Peachtree City Planning Commission were filled by
the City Council at last week's regular meeting.
Cable franchise transfer
approved, high-speed Internet a priority
The transfer of Peachtree City's
cable television franchise should be to the city's
advantage, and it hopefully will lead to much better
Internet service before too long, according to a
report given at last week's City Council meeting.
- City looks at
- Peachtree City has decided
to guard itself more closely against the
- Perlman kicks off
campaign with rally
- More than 100 people turned
out Aug. 27 at the Wood Creek Country Club in
Peachtree City to launch the City Council
campaign of Dr. Bruce Perlman.
- Family pracitce
opens new Peachtree City office
- Lifeboat Medical Associates'
Dr. Sara A. O'Heron had open house Saturday in
her new office at 10 Eastbrook Bend, suite 201,
Commission set to cut
millage rate for sixth consecutive year
For the sixth year in a row, the
Coweta County Board of Commissioners is set to slash
the millage rate for the county's property owners.
Wings over Dixie soars this
The power of flight has always
astounded man and it wasn't until this century that
flight became possible.
County gets tough on
The Coweta County Commission
decided to get tough Tuesday morning on allowing
variances to building lots after work has already
been done on the house.
Northgate dedicates field
to Coweta legend
In a special
pre-game ceremony last Friday at Northgate High
School, the Coweta County Board of Education
dedicated the Henry Seldon Field.
- County gets booted
out of its regional planning agency
- The long, simmering fight
between Coweta County and the Chattahoochee-Flint
Regional Development Center came to a head last
month when the board members of the planning
agency voted to kick Coweta County and the city
of LaGrange out of the organization.
System's SAT scores take a
The results are in for Coweta
County's Scholastic Aptitude Test scores, and the
news is not the best for the system's students.
- Heritage dedication
- Next Tuesday will be a very
special day in the life of The Heritage School in
Newnan. At 2 p.m., the Katie Arnall Freeman Media
Center will be dedicated and former Attorney
General Griffin Bell will be the guest speaker.
PTC Ironkid competes
Several weeks ago, there was a
story about a 9-year-old triathlete from Peachtree
City named Kirsten Pretzer. It was announced that she
would be competing in the IronKids Bread Triathlon
National Championships in San Antonio, Texas. That
meet is this weekend and it will be televised by ESPN
at some point in the near future.
Chiefs welcome youth to the
Friday night's home game between
the McIntosh Chiefs and the LaGrange Grangers also
will be Youth Night.
The numbers look really
good that is, unless you actually make a count
- In case you missed it, the
second Million Youth March took place last week
in New York. Fifteen-hundred police officers were
on hand to monitor the Million Youth March,
although they could have been assigned to other
duties. It seems that only 2,000 people were
present during the Million Youth March. In 1998,
there were 6,000 on hand for the first Million