Sewer system seeks customers outside of PTC

Sewer system seeks customers outside of PTC

WASA says deal with Senoia, hold on Tyrone; potential conflict with City Council may lie ahead   The Peachtree City Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) board on March 6 unanimously approved a motion to have WASA General Manager Stephen Hogan and board attorney Mark Oldenburg contact Senoia about providing sewer services and negotiate an agreement […]

Coweta woman gets 6 years for wire fraud

Coweta woman gets 6 years for wire fraud

  Newnan resident Andrea R. Williams has been sentenced to six years and seven months in federal prison for wire fraud and aggravated identity theft for using stolen identities to file dozens of fraudulent federal student aid applications. “Williams stole the identities of dozens of innocent victims, using them to file fraudulent student aid applications,” […]

Library day

Library day

  Coweta County was represented at Public Library Day at the Gold Dome on Feb. 8. Coweta Director of Libraries Jimmy Bass, right, was joined by District 70 Representative Lynn Smith, center, and bestselling author Karin Slaughter who received the 2017 “Library Champion” award for her strong advocacy of public libraries. Photo/Submitted.

SPLOST issue to be decided in Fayette and Coweta on March 21

SPLOST issue to be decided in Fayette and Coweta on March 21

  Early voting for the Fayette County SPLOST and Coweta County ESPLOST (Education Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax) are underway. Polls are open at the Fayette County elections office at the county complex in downtown Fayetteville, at the Peachtree City Library and at Tyrone Town Hall, from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday – […]

Coweta names STAR students

Coweta names STAR students

  East Coweta High School STAR Student Emma Helfers on Feb. 17 was named as Coweta County’s 2017 STAR Student. Helfers appeared with her chosen STAR Teacher Chris Sewell at the Newnan Rotary Club’s annual STAR program, held at the Newnan Country Club. STAR Students from East Coweta High School, the Heritage School, Newnan High […]

Richard James Anderson, 71, of Senoia

Richard James “Dickey” Anderson, 71, of Senoia passed away at his home on Sunday, February 19, 2017.  He was born in Chicago, Ill. on December 3, 1945 to Rose Mary and Horace Ray Anderson, but lived his entire life in Fayette County. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy from 1964 to […]

Senoia looking for sewer expansion answers

Senoia looking for sewer expansion answers

  East Coweta’s most successful city is now looking to upgrade its sewer capacity to aid future developments. Senoia’s city leaders brainstormed about the best way to increase the city’s sewer and water capacity during its retreat in Dillard last month. City Councilman Jeff Fisher confirmed the city had been approached by Peachtree City officials […]

Councilman focuses on decreasing stray animal population

Councilman focuses on decreasing stray animal population

  Should individuals, and subsequent public policy, take responsibility for the overpopulation of stray dog and cat populations? Senoia Councilman Jeff Fisher believes both should. “We live in a cultivated age where everything gets thrown away or disposed of. This ‘out with the old, in with the new’ lifestyle is as convenient as it is […]