Pickleball club brings home 14 medals

Pickleball club brings home 14 medals

The Peachtree City Pickleball Club was well represented at the recent Georgia Games in Griffin. More than 20 of the club members participated in the competition, with 14 medals earned as a result of their efforts. Competition took place in three categories including singles, doubles and mixed doubles over the three day tournament which drew […]

State champ in shot put

State champ in shot put

Sarah Carillo, 13, with Peach State Throwers of Fayetteville, won the state championship in both the girls discus and shot put at the USATF Georgia Junior Olympics Track and Field meet at Carrollton High School. She along with other team members are competing this week at the USATF Region 4 meet at the University of […]

Benefit ride set for Saturday

Benefit ride set for Saturday

The SouthSide Cycling Club and Piedmont Newnan Hospital welcome community members to participate in a cycling event, with proceeds benefitting the Thomas F. Chapman Family Cancer Wellness at Piedmont Newnan, scheduled for Saturday, July 8, in Senoia. “We are grateful to be able to support Cancer Wellness at Piedmont Newnan and thank our sponsors for […]

Lady Chiefs softball camp July 11-13

Lady Chiefs softball camp July 11-13

The 2017 Lady Chiefs Softball Mini Camp is scheduled for July 11-13, 9:30 a.m.-noon each day, on the McIntosh softball field and is open to students in kindergarten through eighth grade. Cost is $60 per camper and includes three days of instruction and drills as well as a T-shirt for pre-registered players and exposure to […]

Volleyball camps set for Kedron

Volleyball camps set for Kedron

Two separate volleyball camps are scheduled for the coming weeks at the Kedron Fieldhouse gymnasium encompassing various age groups. “Little Diggers” is geared toward girls going into grades 3-5 who are interested in learning the fundamentals of volleyball. Players will participate on shorter nets and with a lighter ball to develop basic skills while feeling […]

SCT schedules final session of Camp WILD

SCT schedules final session of Camp WILD

Join the Southern Conservation Trust and its environmental education leaders for Camp WILD, Water, Insects, Leaves, and Dirt. Young people 6-12 years of age are welcome to sign up for a full week of half-day camps exploring aquatic life at the Southern Conservation Trust’s public nature areas, learning about plants and wildlife along the hiking trails, learning […]

Puddy takes gold in Senior Games

Puddy takes gold in Senior Games

Dr. Robert Earl Puddy of Peachtree City recently won the gold medal in the javelin and silver in the shot put in the USA National Senior Games (formally the USA Senior Olympics). These wins qualify him to compete in the International Senior games next year.

Junior tennis camp runs all summer

Junior tennis camp runs all summer

Peachtree City Tennis Center is hosting Junior Tennis Camp throughout the summer for players 6-12 years of age. Each camp is a half-day session, either 9 a.m-1 p.m. or 1-5 p.m. Both options are offered June 26-30 as well as the final week of camp (July 31-Aug. 4). Camp will not take place the week […]

Open gym at East Fayette in July

Open gym at East Fayette in July

The Fayette County Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring open-gym basketball at the East Fayette gym every Saturday in July (1, 8, 15, 22, 29) from 9 a.m. until noon. Open to ages 21 and over. Cost is $2 per resident and $3 per non-resident. For more information, phone the Parks and Recreation office at […]

Inline hockey intro session June 29

Inline hockey intro session June 29

The Peachtree City Inline Hockey League will host an introduction event Thursday, June 29, 7–8:30 p.m. at the Kedron Rink. Ages 4 and over (through adult) are welcome to come learn the basics of hockey while playing in their shoes (sneakers or closed-toe; no sandals or flip-flops). This is a family event, and the league […]