Tennant, McMenamin win big
Dan Tennant and his supporters
gathered at his house Tuesday night hoping to
eventually celebrate a spot in the City Council
runoff election. It never happened.
Traffice task force meets
for first time
The newly created traffic impact
task force conducted its first meeting earlier this
week, hoping to find some solutions to a problem that
Mayor Bob Lenox acknowledged is not going away
for a long time.
City looking for judicial
individuals and firms who would like to do some work
for Peachtree City in the legal arena are now invited
to throw their hats into the ring.
Seats open on several
Peachtree City is accepting
applications for seats on several commissions and
reports record year
- The Frederick Brown Jr.
Amphitheater had its most successful season ever
in 1999, according to reports at this week's
meeting of the Development Authority's
Attorney's give opinion on
officials doing business with city
Peachtree City attorneys have
rendered an opinion concerning conflict of interest
that could affect whoever is elected to the City
Council in the upcoming runoff.
recognizes international business community
The Peachtree City Rotary Club
had its annual International Appreciation Luncheon
last week with representatives from several foreign
countries in attendance as well as a number of state
Center programs grow, players notice
Programs at the Peachtree City
Tennis Center continue to grow, and some of the
players are very serious about them.
at McIntosh Wednesday
A small fire at McIntosh High
School Wednesday afternoon caused the evacuation of
all of its students for a brief time but was handled
elects Steel mayor; runoff set for council Post 1
Kenneth Steele will move into
the mayor's chair in Fayetteville after winning in
Tuesday's municipal election.
Water rates are on the
Coweta County water customers
will notice a slight increase in their water bills,
after actions taken by the Coweta County Board of
Commissioners Tuesday morning.
Recycling program takes a
The county's recycling program
took a slight hit Tuesday afternoon after county
officials admitted that glass and plastic recyclables
were being placed into the general waste stream.
Senoia's utility poles are
By Jan. 1, the look of downtown
Senoia will have changed dramatically.
Minister takes up flight
The battle lines are starting to
be drawn over adult entertainment in Coweta County.
- Hastings offers
residents a new entertainment choice
- Residents looking for a
one-stop entertainment center have a new option
Technology night set for
next Thursday night
November 11, , from 6:30 -8:00 p.m. at Jefferson
Parkway Elementary School, students and teachers from
various Coweta County Schools will share curriculum
integrated technology projects.
County rivals to meet on
It is time once again for the
biggest football game in the county, the Fayette
County/McIntosh football game. Regardless of how
either team has done in the season, this is the game
for all the marbles, a year's worth of bragging
rights. This game has added significance because
McIntosh will drop to AAA next season and most likely
will not meet Fayette County on the gridiron.
Devil Rays win city Fall
After losing the season opener,
the Peachtree City Devil Rays won nine games in a row
and captured the city's 1999 Junior League Fall Ball
New program to assist
golfers starts in PTC
Would you like to add 15-20
yards to your drives in golf? Do you ever feel like
you lose a little bit of your game as you close out
your round? If you answered yes, and would like to
improve your golf game during the short Georgia
off-season, there's a class starting up that has
helped PGA professionals over the last few years and
it may be able to help you.
With Harold Allen retiring,
community is losing good leader, good man
is about to lose a valuable treasure, a capable
leader, and a wonderful man.
Root cause: Column
motivated by anti-Jew feeling
Re: Editor Cal Beverly's column,
A suggestion on whom not to vote for in
PTC [The Citizen Review, Oct. 29]:
Faith in PTC voters was
restored by election
My faith in the voters in
Peachtree City was restored during the election on
Nov. 2. Not only did they turn out in higher numbers
than usual (almost 30 percent of registered voters),
they cast their ballots to firmly say NO to
annexation and NO to continued high-density
development. Finally, the quality of life in our city
took precedence over the huge profits of a select
few. The majority has spoken, and developers should
Congratulations to all
winners at Northgate H.S.
I would like to congratulate
Northgate High School on its first ever Homecoming.
Mayor's duty is also to
To Mayor Bob Lenox: As an
elected official you do not have the right to chose
which voice of the public you listen to; it is your
sworn duty to hear all commoners' cries. After all
opinions have been considered, then and only then
must you make your decision. Your decision, if be you
a loyal American, should be influenced by the common
man's desires. If politicians such as you had
complete control over the government (God forbid!),
the effects would be cataclysmic. This great American
Empire (yes, Empire) and all of its promises of
freedom, gifts of human equality, and cornucopias of
plenty would go marching backwards into the past.
Back to monarchical rule. Back to religious
persecution. Back to that horrifically funny ideal of