Make sure you have correct documents for Coweta registration

Make sure you have correct documents for Coweta registration

With the new school year beginning Friday, August 3, parents of students who will be new the Coweta County School System are urged to register their students at the school system’s Central Registration Center. The Center – located at 167 Werz Industrial Boulevard in Newnan (770-254-5551) – is enrolling students for all grades throughout the summer. All registrations are on a walk-in basis. From June […]

Music legends descend on Fayette

Music legends descend on Fayette

This weekend promises to be one of the biggest weekends in the county’s history. R&B legends The Pointer Sisters will take the stage Saturday evening, June 24, at Southern Ground Amphitheater for their first-ever concert in Fayetteville. And if that wasn’t exciting enough, the opening act will be AJ Ghent, a “neo blues” pioneer who […]

Coweta County employees pleased with payroll deduction partnership with Coweta Community Foundation

Coweta County employees pleased with payroll deduction partnership with Coweta Community Foundation

Coweta County has again decided to partner with the Coweta Community Foundation by serving as a payroll deduction partner and offering its employees a payroll deduction option that makes donating easier. The Coweta Community Foundation is a publicly supported 501(c)3 organization that helps focus local philanthropy on the community’s changing needs. The foundation manages individual […]

Brothers earn Eagle Scout Award

Brothers earn Eagle Scout Award

Elijah and Jacob Fields were both honored May 30 at Lisbon Baptist Church in an Eagle Scout Court of Honor for having attained the highest rank in scouting. This accomplishment is reached by only about 5 percent of all Boy Scouts. Elijah and Jacob are the sons of Michael and Anya Fields. Elijah, age 17, […]

It’s ‘Anchors Aweigh’ for three Whitewater grads

It’s ‘Anchors Aweigh’ for three Whitewater grads

Three Whitewater High School graduates have received appointments to the United States Naval Academy, and the Naval Academy Preparatory School. James Hartley, the son of Hampton and Lois Hartley of Fayetteville, is a 2017 graduate of Whitewater High School. Chris Cassidy, the son of Shawn and Elizabeth Cassidy of Fayetteville, is a 2016 graduate of […]

Bowie tribute band plays The Fred this week

Bowie tribute band plays The Fred this week

Rebel Rebel, The Many Lives of David Bowie, in Concert makes a stop at the Frederick J. Bown Amphitheater in Peachtree City June 2. This amazing show premiered Oct. 6 at The Rose Theatre, Ontario and exceeded all expectations. Featuring exciting and brilliant dead-on vocals, perfectly produced sound and amazing musicianship. “Rebel Rebel” is an […]

Memorial Day in Peachtree City and Fayetteville

Memorial Day in Peachtree City and Fayetteville

“It’s about the heart and soul of America. It’s about remembering.” Those were the words of Peachtree City Councilman Mike King before a large crowd at the city’s annual Memorial Day Remembrance held in City Hall Plaza on May 29. In the photos, there were plenty of speakers at the cemetery in Fayetteville on May […]

Head to Senoia for Memorial Day

Head to Senoia for Memorial Day

Come celebrate veterans at the Memorial Day Remembrance and Festival in Senoia. The festival will be featuring a meet and greet with veterans, a parade, plus a showcase of military vehicles and a flyover. There will also be a food court with Chick-Fil-A, and antique dealers and children’s activities. Schedule of Events: 10 a.m. Welcome […]

Sandy Creek’s Weinhardt among finalists for Ga. Teacher of the Year

Would be Fayette’s first-ever state winner; is second Sandy Creek teacher to vie for state title

Sandy Creek’s Weinhardt among finalists for Ga. Teacher of the Year

Fayette County Teacher of the Year Suzette Weinhardt, of Sandy Creek High School, has been named by the Georgia Department of Education as one of 10 finalists for the Georgia Teacher of the Year. School system spokesperson Melinda Berry-Dreisbach said Weinhardt, a math teacher, is the fourth Fayette County Teacher of the Year selected as […]

Starr’s Mill clean-up days spiff up Fayette landmark

Steve Rapson, Fayette County Administrator, Lee Pope, Fayette County Water System director, and Dana Scott, president, Fayette Photographic Society.

Starr’s Mill clean-up days spiff up Fayette landmark

One of the most photographed spots in Fayette County shines anew in this shot from Randy Johnson of the Fayette Photographic Society. Volunteers from the Kiwanis Club of Fayette County, Fayette Photographic Society and others pitched in with the Fayette County Water System to clean up Starr’s Mill earlier in May. Months of meetings and […]