The annual Father Daughter Dance sponsored by the Peachtree City Recreation Department was held Feb. 18 at the Kedron Fieldhouse. The dance floor was packed with dads and daughters taking time out from refreshments and photos to show off their dance skills. Photo/Ben Nelms.
Planning and Development Director Mike Warrix recommended the action to the council last week.
You may think of that band of thick brush and trees as an extension of your Peachtree City backyard and thus subject to your personal landscaping preferences. That could become an expensive mistake now that cutting trees in city-owned greenbelt areas is a city-ordinance violation with a misdemeanor charge and a $500 fine. The Peachtree […]
Raymond Julius King II, of Peachtree City, Ga. (formerly of Brunswick, Ga.), entered the church triumphant on February 18, 2017. He joins his wife Carole King, who went before him, on February 5, 2011. They met at Florida State University and they were married on December 27, 1964. Ray served 20 years in the United […]
Peachtree City police reported several entering auto incidents, three golf cart thefts and other activity during the period of Feb. 10-17. An entering auto incident occurred at the Battery Way boat dock on Feb. 10 when a passenger side window was broken and a purse stolen, according to police reports. Also on Feb. 10, […]
The Peachtree City Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) Board of Directors welcomed two new board members and elected its new slate of officers during its January Meeting. The Peachtree City Council appointed John Oakey as a voting member and Bob Grove as alternate to fill the two open seats for 2017 on the six-person […]
The Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater, is proud to announce the 2017 Butler Lexus and Audi of South Atlanta Summer Concert Series. May 13-Smash Mouth June 24- Paul Anka July 1- Melissa Etheridge July 15- Brian McKnight August 5-Richard Marx performing with the Atlanta Pops Orchestra September 10- Toto, Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo Series ticket […]
Alexis Say, 22, disappears from Miami hospital; no cellphone, no ID on her
A 22-year-old New York woman and former Peachtree City resident is the subject of a search after she was last seen in a Miami hospital on Jan. 23. Alexis Say, a former student at Booth Middle School and McIntosh High School, was last seen on Jan. 23 in a waiting room of North Shore Hospital […]
If guilty, cutters would pay $500 for each tree removed and would be required to replace with tree of same size
The agenda for the Feb. 16 meeting of the Peachtree City Council comes with only two items. One of the items deals with removing trees and vegetation from city greenbelt areas. Previously a discussion topic, the council will hear from Planning and Development Director Mike Warrix regarding regulations dealing with a monetary penalty for removing […]
The new offices of the Peachtree City Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will open at The Avenue in a matter of weeks. With that, CVB Executive Director Jennifer Johnson on Feb. 2 updated the City Council on new logo ideas to help the organization market the city. Johnson told council members CVB is currently […]
Peachtree City Ground Maintenance Team members Tim Smith, left, and Brody Stanford are congratulated by Mayor Vanessa Fleisch on Feb. 2 for their meticulous work on the design and construction of the large sleigh used for residents’ photos during the recent Hometown Holiday event. Photo/Ben Nelms.