McIntosh High School Senior Nathan Hung, who plays the viola, was recently named among 114 outstanding young musicians from across America who have been selected to come together this summer for the third annual National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America. The members of the 2015 orchestra are all between 16 and 19, come […]
LynnAnn Koh, ( Shown Above, L to R) Emma Smalley, Audrey Stratton are the 5th Grade Fayette County Reading Invitational Winners for Huddleston Elementary. They will be competing at the County Level Competition on April 22.
Antonela Kljajic may be relatively new to the teaching profession, but she has proven her skill and talent in the classroom. Kljajic, a third-year German teacher at Starr’s Mill High, is Georgia’s 2015 Teacher of Promise for the Foreign Language Association of Georgia (FLAG). The award recognizes teachers in their first, second or third year of […]
The Rotary Club of Peachtree City recently presented a $1,000 check to the Real Life Center. Rotary is a sponsor of the Real Life Center, which was established in 1998 to help people who are facing life’s unexpected challenges by offering them hope, guidance, and encouragement. The Real Life Center has become one of the most highly respected […]
The following children at Kedron Elementary School participated in the Science Olympiad. Not all students are included in the photo above. 3rd grade: Sunanya Guthikonda Eli Kiglore Nikhil Chikhilker Jacob Hossler 4th grade: Claire Lankford Makayla Coffield Greta Barrett Henry Harrison Jennifer Li Caelyn Grimes Allie Rose Joseph Enck 5th grade: Haliley […]
Dominic Chafardon of Coweta County has been named “Primary Reader of the Year” by the Georgia Reading Association. The award was announced on Sunday, March 15, at the Juanita B. Abernathy Awards Program in Warner-Robins. Dominic is a Kindergarten student at St. John the Evangelist School in Hapeville. He was nominated by his Pre-K teacher, […]
The RoboChicks team of Brittany Clarke, a 9th-grader from Starr’s Mill High School ,and Madison Kenney, a 7th grade Coweta County home schooler, won an award in every category of a recent underwater robotics competition. The two young women competed in the Seaperch Underwater Robotics Competition on March 28 at the Chamblee Charter High School. […]
The Breast Cancer Survivors Network held its annual, and very colorful, Breast Cancer Walk on March 28 in Peachtree City. Photo/Kelly Duncan, Peachtree City Recreation Dept.
The annual East Egg Hunt at Shakerag in Peachtree City had no shortage of kids for the March 28 event sponsored by the Peachtree City Optimist Club and the Peachtree City Fire Department. Photo/Ben Nelms.
The weather was chilly on March 28 but it did not stop area residents from attending the Spring Fling Arts Festival and Car Show sponsored by the Fayette County Seniors Center. Photo/Ben Nelms.