Life of Haralson man claimed in Hwy. 85 South traffic collision

Life of Haralson man claimed in Hwy. 85 South traffic collision

  A Haralson man on Jan. 18 lost his life in a two-vehicle traffic collision along Ga. Highway 85 South after the driver of an oncoming vehicle crossed the yellow line. The investigation of the collision is ongoing. Fayette County Sheriff Barry Babb said 74-year-old Haralson resident Nathaniel Ferrell at 5:47 a.m. was travelling southbound […]

Doris Hood Smith, 83, of Senoia

Doris Hood Smith, 83, of Senoia, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family, on December 18, 2016, due to complications with Alzheimer’s. Doris was a faithful member of Heatherwood Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday School for many years. Doris was preceded in death by her husband, Leon Smith. She is survived by her […]

Big changes are ahead for Rockaway Road

Big changes are ahead for Rockaway Road

The first of the traffic improvements to Rockaway Road in Senoia has been installed. Motorists should expect an additional improvement, in the form of flashing beacons, to be installed by early February. The Coweta County Commission recently approved a $1,500 low bid to install rumble strips on each side of the Rockaway Road approach to […]

Senoia picks new manager

Senoia picks new manager

After a nearly three month search, Senoia has a new city manager. On Friday morning, the City Council selected current assistant police chief in Lake City Harold Simmons. Simmons is a long-time Senoia resident, and has 35 years in law enforcement. Simmons is also special assistant to the Lake City Manager on issues regarding police […]

Senoia cops ask for public help to identify person of interest

Senoia cops ask for public help to identify person of interest

Senoia police are searching for a man who broke into a vehicle on Rockaway Road and a stole debit card later used in Peachtree City. Senoia Police Department spokesman Jason Ercole said investigators are asking for the public’s help in identifying a person of interest related to a vehicle break-in and subsequent credit card fraud.   […]

Senoia continues manager search

Senoia continues manager search

A decision on the selection of a new city manager for Senoia could come next week. The City Council is expected to discuss the hire during executive session portion of the Dec. 5 council meeting. Up for a hiring decision are outgoing Peachtree City Senior Planner David Rast, law enforcement veteran Harold Simmons and Jefferson […]

Daniel John Hinrichs, 86, of Senoia

Daniel “Dan” John Hinrichs, 86, of Senoia, passed away on November 28, 2016.   He was born in Lincoln, Neb. on June 29, 1930 to the late August and Marie Hinrichs.   Mr. Hinrichs proudly served his country in the United States Air Force as a Lt. Colonel, and later became a corporate pilot for […]