Fayetteville welcomes Finn to the force

Fayetteville welcomes Finn to the force

Fayetteville welcomed its furriest new member to the police department Thursday night. K-9 Finn, a 16-month-old dual-purpose German shepherd made his debut at the City Council meeting. Finn and his human partner, Officer Josh Riviere, completed the six-week training course at the Alabama K-9 Law Enforcement Officers Training Center in Northport, Ala.Finn and Riviere will […]

Developers seek tax break for senior apartments near downtown Fayetteville

Developers seek tax break for senior apartments near downtown Fayetteville

Developers are headed to the Fayetteville City Council Thursday night to seek tax breaks for a proposed senior housing development near the city’s downtown. HearthSide Lafayette would feature 125 one- and two-bedroom rental apartments at the intersection of Meeting Place Drive and West Lanier Avenue. Plans call for a 4-story building totaling 163,259 sq. ft. […]

Controversial property next to Pinewood Forrest gets green light for office building

Controversial property next to Pinewood Forrest gets green light for office building

Seldom has so much time spent deciding the fate of a less than an acre tract in Fayetteville. But after countless meetings, discussions and debates, the Fayetteville City Council agreed to rezone the parcel on Veterans Parkway to O-1. Above, Developer Jimmy Pace at a recent Fayetteville meeting. Photo/John Thompson. The property is surrounded by […]

Rezoning showdown comes before Fayetteville Council Thursday

Rezoning showdown comes before Fayetteville Council Thursday

Will the future of a one-acre tract on Veterans Parkway be a tangle of trailers and sheds, an office building or none of the above? That’s the decision the Fayetteville City Council is faced with Thursday night as a controversial development comes up for a final vote. Jimmy Pace wants to develop a .94 acre […]

Fayetteville rezoning pits small developer against Pinewood

Fayetteville rezoning pits small developer against Pinewood

A tract of property less than an acre has ignited a controversy between a developer seeking to build an office building and the current Goliath of all local developers, Pinewood Forrest. The controversy is setting to engulf the City Council as they head towards a final vote. On Thursday night, the City Council heard from […]

Volunteers sought for clean-up of Lake McIntosh

Volunteers sought for clean-up of Lake McIntosh

Following the success of the June clean-up at Lake Peachtree, the Fayette County government is inviting local residents with kayaks and canoes to assist with cleaning our water reservoir at beautiful Lake McIntosh in Peachtree City.  The program is called Water Guardians and the lake clean-up will occur on Saturday, August 5 from 8 to […]

Bring out your funk to Peachtree City

Bring out your funk to Peachtree City

This amazing recreation of Earth, Wind & Fires music and show is based on the 1970s thru 1980s, the peak time of Earth, Wind & Fires magical career, and the highly acclaimed live recordings of their concerts later released on DVDs. Shining Star will deliver a national quality performance. The audience will leave this musical […]