Aldi to expand Fayetteville store

Aldi to expand Fayetteville store

The Aldi grocery store on Ga. Highway 85 North in Fayetteville is about to expand its footprint. Members of the Fayetteville Planning and Zoning Commission on Jan. 23 unanimously approved a proposed 1,951 sq. ft. expansion of the grocery store. The expansion will result in the store increasing to 18,425 sq. ft. The proposal came […]

Under Sen. Harbin’s bill, expired license tag won’t get you towed, gives grace period

Under Sen. Harbin’s bill, expired license tag won’t get you towed, gives grace period

Sen. Marty Harbin has introduced a bill to alleviate penalties against drivers who do not have a current registration revalidation decal. This legislation gives citizens the opportunity to correct the issue they are being cited for prior to their court date. Law enforcement currently has the ability to impound a vehicle, temporarily leaving drivers without […]

Bald eagle pair build lake house

Bald eagle pair build lake house

Photographer and Peachtree City resident Dan Nelson has a way of catching the bald eagles flying around the city in dramatic fashion. Also possessing significant knowledge about the feathery family that has taken up residence here, Nelson shared an abundance of information on the eagles and their “home life” on the shores of Lake McIntosh […]

Power restored in southeast Fayetteville

Power restored in southeast Fayetteville

A one-vehicle crash took down a power pole at Dennis Drive and Bradley Drive in Fayetteville in the early morning hours of Dec. 26, blacking out whole neighborhoods southeast of downtown, according to information posted by the Fayetteville Police Department Tuesday. Electrical service was mostly restored after midday Tuesday. The outage shut down the Fayette […]

Trumpeting the Good News of Christmas

Trumpeting the Good News of Christmas

Singing Christmas carols in and around Pinewood Atlanta Studios and Pinewood Forrest in Fayetteville has become an annual event. The tradition continued Dec. 15 as Chick-fil-A CEO and Pinewood Chief Visionary Dan Cathy (right front), accompanying the singers on his trumpet, led the caroling during lunch time in the Studio Cafe, located in the Pinewood […]

Coweta’s Barker named Ga. 2018 Superintendent of Year

Coweta’s Barker named Ga. 2018 Superintendent of Year

Coweta County School Superintendent Dr. Steve Barker has been named the 2018 Georgia Superintendent of the Year by the Georgia School Superintendent’s Association (GSSA). Last year’s recipient of the award was Fayette County School Superintendent Dr. Joseph Barrow. The honor was announced on Friday afternoon at the GSSA Awards Luncheon at the Waverly Renaissance Hotel in Atlanta. […]