Starr’s Mill Deaf and Hard of Hearing Academic Team headed to nationals

Starr’s Mill Deaf and Hard of Hearing Academic Team headed to nationals

Laim O’Connell Named Most Outstanding Player For the eighth time in the past 12 years, deaf and hard of hearing teacher Cindy Hartpence has coached a team to the National Academic Bowl for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing High School Students that is sponsored each year by Gallaudet University. This year’s team placed in the […]

Piedmont Healthcare, Humana agree to new contract

New Humana contract will ensure patients’ continued in-network access to all Piedmont Healthcare facilities into 2021.

Piedmont Healthcare, Humana agree to new contract

Piedmont Healthcare and Humana have finalized a new contract, which will ensure patients’ continued in-network access to all Piedmont Healthcare facilities into 2021. The new contract will be effective March 1, 2017. The agreement ensures that plan participants enrolled in Humana employer-sponsored and individual plans, including Medicare Advantage, will have in-network access to the 1,600 […]

Monument to Pota Coston gets final OK from Fayette Commission

The Fayette County Commission on Feb. 9 agreed to the wording to be inscribed on a monument honoring the late Commissioner Pota Coston.

Monument to Pota Coston gets final OK from Fayette Commission

The Fayette County Commission on Feb. 9 agreed to the wording to be inscribed on a monument honoring the late Commissioner Pota Coston. By unanimous vote, commissioners approved the wording for the monument for the Kenwood Park Monument and Memorial Garden honoring the District 5 commissioner who passed away while in office in 2015. Coston […]

Local Georgia Tech graduates announced

Local Georgia Tech graduates announced

The Georgia Institute of Technology presented degrees to approximately 3,200 undergraduate and graduate students during the Institute’s 252nd Commencement exercises on December 16-17, 2016, at the McCamish Pavilion. Graduates from this area included: Anthony Agnone of Fayetteville (30215) – Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering Lloyd Anders of Peachtree City (30269) – Bachelor […]

Brazen afternoon robbers caught a mile from N. Fayetteville bank

Brazen afternoon robbers caught a mile from N. Fayetteville bank

Two bank robbers are in custody after an afternoon armed robbery at the PNC Bank located at 100 Beckett Lane, across from the Pavilion shopping center in Fayetteville, said Lieutenant Mike Whitlow of the Fayetteville Police Department. The male suspect walked into the bank at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 25, wearing a ski […]

Come on in to The Citizen’s new website

Come on in to The Citizen’s new website

Pardon our dust as we tweak the new version of TheCitizen.com. It’s the equivalent of packing everything up in boxes from your old house and moving to your new house while it undergoes its final, real-life inspection. You plug in a TV and the plug doesn’t work, or the box that’s labeled “Bedroom” is actually […]