Helen H. Walthall, 98, of Fayetteville

Helen H. Walthall, 98, of Fayetteville, passed away December 2, 2017.  She was born on May 4, 1919 to the late Percy Lamar and Noma Mahle Huie, Sr. Helen resided in both Fulton and Fayette counties, and was employed by the Kroger Company for many years.  She was a long time member of Fayetteville First […]

Runoff election Tuesday to decide Peachtree City mayor, council post

Runoff election Tuesday to decide Peachtree City mayor, council post

CORRECTION UPDATE — Peachtree City voters have their last chance to cast a ballot this Tuesday in the runoff election for mayor and City Council Post 3, both four-year terms. Above, clockwise from top left, Mayor Vanessa Fleisch, former Councilman Eric Imker, former Mayor Harold Logsdon and aviation company executive Kevin Madden. Photos/Submitted. Vying for […]

Newman-Nape engagement

Newman-Nape engagement

Mr. and Mrs. John Newman announce the engagement of their daughter, Audrey Abigail Newman of Peachtree City, to Richard Nape, also of Peachtree City. “Abby” is a senior at Berry College in Rome, Georgia and Richard is a pilot and attending Clayton State University. A wedding is planned in June of 2018.

Project Love to help feed needy seniors in Fayette

Project Love to help feed needy seniors in Fayette

Many around Fayette County know of the nonprofit Fayette Senior Services (FSS) Meals on Wheels program providing meals to seniors in need. Perhaps less well-known, but no less important, is the Project Love fundraiser that also provides needed meals to homebound seniors during holidays. Above, Congressman Drew Ferguson, a stand-in driver for Fayette County Meals […]

Lifelong Fayette resident, 81, gets an indoor bathroom in time for the holidays

Lifelong Fayette resident, 81, gets an indoor bathroom in time for the holidays

It was a festive atmosphere recently at the south Fayette County home of life-long resident Walter Prayor, the recipient of a new bathroom and other home upgrades through the assistance of Southern Crescent Habitat for Humanity (SCHFH). Above, daughter Francine Prayor looks on as her father, Walter Prayor, cuts the ribbon at his home recently, […]

Tyrone hit with two armed robberies

Tyrone hit with two armed robberies

  Tyrone was the scene of two late evening armed robberies on Nov. 26 and 27. One robbery occurred at the Dollar General store on Senoia Road, with the other at the nearby Shell station. There were no injuries during the robberies. Tyrone Police Department spokesman Philip Nelson said on Nov. 26 at approximately 9:42 […]

Peachtree City ‘Survivor’ contestant is voted out

Peachtree City ‘Survivor’ contestant is voted out

Desi Williams, a Virginia physical therapist who hails from Peachtree City, is the eighth person voted off the “Survivor: Heroes vs. Healers vs. Hustlers” reality television show featured on CBS. “It didn’t go as I had hoped or planned,” said Williams, according to realitytvworld.com According to the online magazine, Desi was voted out of the […]