Parenting seminar starts June 12

Providence United Methodist Church will offer a “Parenting is Heart Work” seminar Saturday, June 12, from 8:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m. The seminar is open to the community and emphasizes helping parents solve the real problems they are facing. A children’s program is offered at the same time, so that the whole family can attend. “Too many […]

FCHS seniors recognized by American Legion

Two graduating seniors from the Class of 2010 were selected to receive the 2010 American Legion School Award for Fayette County High School, presented by Fayette County Post 105. The award recognizes two seniors for their qualities of courage, honor, leadership, patriotism, scholarship and service. Pictured is Jordan Rooker. left; Legionnaire Steve Cox, Post 105, […]

Senior airman (and FCHS grad) earns early promotion

Senior Airman Daniel Boggs, the son of David and Donna Boggs, and a graduate of Fayette County High School in 2004, was just recently promoted to Senior Airman Below-the-Zone (meaning he put the rank on six months earlier than normal, due to outstanding performance. Boggs is stationed at Tinker AFB in Oklahoma, but is currently […]

Refrigerant leak causes Towne Center closure Sunday

Better safe than sorry. The Fayetteville Fire Department temporarily closed the Towne Center Shopping Center on South Glynn Street late Sunday afternoon after a coolant line broke at the Kroger supermarket. The center was cleared for opening later Sunday night. The shopping center was closed at approximately 6 p.m. after the fire department received a […]

Fayetteville to consider intersection change order

The meeting Thursday of the Fayetteville City Council will be brief, with council members considering a change order for the Ga. Highway 314/Banks Road intersection project and the retirement and sale of police K-9 dog “Duke.” City engineer Don Easterbrook will propose the $24,871 change order for the construction of the 1-cent sales tax-funded full […]

‘Lunch on the Lawn’ this Friday

Fayetteville Main Street is excited to host another wonderful opportunity for local employees and residents to get outside on their lunch break, and enjoy the beautiful weather and music on the Old Courthouse lawn. Lunch on the Lawn will again take place from 11:30 a.m. -1 p.m. , and everyone is welcome to participate in […]

Hobby Lobby to move to Fayette Pavilion

Fayette Pavilion owner and manager Developers Diversified Realty Corporation (DDRC) announced Friday that Hobby Lobby will join the 1.5 million square-foot Fayette Pavilion shopping area in early 2011. Currently located at 939 North Glynn Street near Banks Road, Hobby Lobby after the move will occupy the 57,000 square-foot space at 114 Pavilion Parkway near Publix, […]

Jerry L. Lacey, Sr., 74, of Fayetteville

Jerry L. Lacey, Sr., 74, of Fayetteville, passed away on May 27, 2010. Mr. Lacey graduated from Forest Park High School in 1955 and was a dedicated member of the Forest Park Fire Department. He was the owner and operator of Fayette Electrical Co. and retired from the U.S. Department of Labor. Mr. Lacey proudly […]

Mrs. Evelina G. Kisten, 90, formerly of Fayetteville

Mrs. Evelina G. Kisten, 90, formerly of Fayetteville, GA died May 24, 2010. She is survived by numerous nieces & nephews. Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 1:00 PM at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with Fr. Jimmy Adams officiating. Interment will be Saturday, May 29, 2010 at 10:00 AM at Kennesaw […]

F’ville cops arrest burglary suspects

The Fayetteville Police Department Wednesday arrested two people for a reported residential burglary in the city. On May 26 the Fayetteville Police Department received a 911 call of a possible burglary. Police stopped a car leaving a home on Annelle Park Drive, said department spokesperson Steve Crawshaw. Items from a previous burglary were found in […]