The Fayette Citizen-Special Sections
Friday, October 8, 1999


Home Depot plants in the works

Home Depot will be calling Peachtree City home, but nobody knows yet exactly where it will be.

Council candidates at Rotary Event

The five candidates for Peachtree City Council will get a chance to square off on the issues next week, and the public is invited to attend.

Fire station sets open house

The Peachtree City Fire Department is having an open house this Saturday, Oct. 9, at the Neely fire station at 105 N. Peachtree Parkway noon to 5 p.m. in conjunction with Fire Prevention Week.

Church closes land deal

Peachtree City United Methodist Church has taken a big step in its quest to expand and better serve its growing congregation.

Falcon Field getting government grants to help with improvements
Falcon Field is receiving more than $500,000 in grants from state and federal authorities for improvements, it was announced at Wednesday night's regular monthly meeting of the Peachtree City Airport Authority.

International Festival in town soon

The International Society will host the fourth annual International Festival in Peachtree City Sunday, Oct. 17, from 12:30 - 4 p.m. at the Glenloch soccer field.

NAACP meeting this weekend

The Fayette County chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People has two important meetings planned for October, both in Peachtree City.

Police Blotter

Flu shots offered at Publix

The Fayette County Health Department will offer flu shots at Publix in Fayette Pavilion today from noon to 6 p.m.

Board sends fourth Odyssey charter petition back to the drawing board

In a meeting that lasted just over two minutes Monday morning, the Coweta County Board of Education rejected the fourth proposal for a charter school by the Odyssey Group.

County takes hard look at private water systems

Commissioner Charlie Jones took the offensive Tuesday morning at the Coweta County Commission meeting and asked the commission to take another look at privately owned water systems.

Commissioners get tough with developer

Coweta County commissioners sent a strong message to developers Tuesday morning.

Einstein squares off with Picasso in Newnan

Newnan Community Theater will launch its production of Steve Martin's “Picasso at the Lapin Agile” tonight. The theater company is known for producing some of the more irreverent and less traditional plays, which Picasso most certainly is.

Senoia could spend thousands of dollars for new radio system
Senoia residents learned Monday night it may soon cost the city more than $100,000 for radio dispatch service for the city's police officers to use.

City purchases wastewater treatment plant

After more than two years of negotiations, the city of Senoia agreed Monday night to purchase the Southern Mills wastewater treatment plant for $750,000.


Sharpsburg man scouts for Sox

There is an occupation that involves lots of travel and an intensive amount of baseball viewing, research and discussion.

Lady Chiefs take second in region

The 4-AAAA regional softball tournament was held last week, with only a few delays due to inclement weather. The McIntosh Lady Chiefs entered the tournament knowing that one of their toughest games would be in their inevitable meeting with the Fayette County Lady Tigers. The two teams had split during the season.

American Cancer Society's Annual Ball this weekend

The American Cancer Society will hold their annual Fayette/South Fulton Hope Ball this weekend. The weekend gala will be held on Oct. 8 and 9. The sponsor party will be held at the Aberdeen Woods Conference Center on Oct. 8 with music provided by “Voice of the Southland Band”. The ball will be held at the Airport Marriott on Oct. 9. Silent and live auctions will be happening along with dinner and dancing to the sounds of “JustUs.” The theme this year is Masquerade.

Fall festival on Saturday at Brooks Elementary

Brooks Elementary School will hold their annual Fall Festival on Oct. 9 from 11a.m.-3p.m. Their will be family fun for all ages with games, prizes, pony rides, tatoo and hair painting, a pumpkin carving contest, and a 16 foot slide.

Sports Calendar


Just gotta tell somebody! Growth of young denomination is worldwide

Don Francisco wrote a song a few years ago called, “I Gotta Tell Somebody!” Well, I just gotta tell somebody about developments in my denomination, the Charismatic Episcopal Church. (CEC).