SCHS student named to FBL ‘Super Team’

SCHS student named to FBL ‘Super Team’

Sandy Creek High School student Hannah Zeiler and her “super team” members collaboratively took a top placement at the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) National Leadership Conference. Hannah, along with Mario Russo from Herschel Jenkins High and Brent Miller from Northview High, took second place in the Hospitality Management event during the national conference […]

Free movie Saturday at Southern Ground in Fayetteville

Free movie Saturday at Southern Ground in Fayetteville

“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” (2016), set in a galaxy far, far away, will land at Zac Brown’s Southern Ground Amphitheater in historic Downtown Fayetteville July 8th as part of the ‘Spotlight Series’ of free outdoor screenings, presented by Pinewood Atlanta Studios and Main Street Fayetteville. Gates open at 7 p.m. with the movie […]

Coweta student has good showing at nationals

Coweta student has good showing at nationals

Kate-Lynn Loper traveled to Louisville, Kentucky in June to represent Coweta County and the state of Georgia in the 2017 SkillsUSA National Championship. Loper, a 2017 graduate of Northgate High School, competed in the field of Early Childhood Education, where she placed 14th in the nation. Loper became involved with SkillsUSA while enrolled in the […]

Disney classic opens Friday in Tyrone

Disney classic opens Friday in Tyrone

The Legacy Theatre is producing Disney’s classic, Beauty & the Beast to open Friday, July 7 and run through Aug.6. In 1991, Walt Disney created the animated masterpiece, “Beauty & the Beast,” which became an instant box office hit. A few years later, it became Disney’s first Broadway musical adaptation and has been delighting its […]

New film hopes to bring awareness to a medical illness that strikes many children

New film hopes to bring awareness to a medical illness that strikes many children

Late this spring, The Southeastern PANS/PANDAS Association (SEPPA) hosted a screening of the documentary “My Kid is Not Crazy” by Emmy-nominated director Tim Sorel at the Landmark Midtown Art Cinema. The film tracks the journey of 6 children who have a dramatic, overnight personality change, developing severe psychiatric symptoms. The families discover their children- labeled […]

Melissa Etheridge to play The Fred

Melissa Etheridge to play The Fred

Melissa Etheridge is one of rock musics great female icons. Her critically acclaimed eponymous debut album was certified double platinum. Etheridge hit her commercial and artistic stride with her fourth album, Yes I Am, featuring the massive hits “I’m the Only One and “Come to My Window,” a searing song of longing that brought her […]

Coweta, Fayette ready for festive July 4

Coweta, Fayette ready for festive July 4

In Peachtree City, it’s the signature event of the year. On July 4, the Independence Day Parade begins at 9 a.m. on South Peachtree Pkwy (from Village on the Green to McIntosh Trail, ending at Shakerag Knoll/Huddleston Elementary). The city also has the 4th Fest at City Hall Plaza from 5 – 9 p.m. The […]

Paul Anka cancels Peachtree City show

Paul Anka cancels Peachtree City show

The Frederick Brown, Jr. Amphitheater regrets to announce that, due to unforeseen circumstances, Paul Anka has cancelled his June 24 appearance in Peachtree City.  Representatives for Mr. Anka said they appreciate fans’ understanding in the matter, and Amphitheater staff apologize for the last minute notice.  No concert will be held on Saturday, June 24. A […]

Congratulations!

Congratulations!

The Hudson Family Foundation awarded Emily Cartledge, of Landmark Christian school, a $ 3,000 college scholarship to go towards her college tuition. Emily will be attending the University of Georgia in the fall. The mission of the foundation is to, “Make a positive and long lasting impact in the lives of children who have a […]

High school grads receive art scholarships

High school grads receive art scholarships

Three local high school graduates were each recently presented with $1,000 Senior Art Scholarships from Main Street Fayetteville in support of the local arts community.  Established about 20 years ago through the “Fayette Fine Art Show”, the scholarship program benefits local high school seniors planning to pursue art majors at the college and university level. […]