Janice Goggans Calkins, 57, of Peachtree City

Janice Goggans Calkins, 57, of Peachtree City, Ga. and formerly of Colleyville, Texas and Beeville, Texas passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loved ones, on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 after a long, courageous fight with breast cancer. Janice was born November 24, 1959 in Corpus Christi, Texas to Lacy Lamar and Hila Mae Goggans. She […]

Monopoly tournament has national draw

Monopoly tournament has national draw

  The ninth annual Peachtree City Monopoly tournament held April 22 drew 128 contestants from across the region and the nation. “This local annual tournament has now grown to become the largest, most recognized tournament in the country other than the U.S. National Tournament which is held about every five years,” said organizer Eric Imker. […]

Former chair: Rein in WASA, cut generous perks

Questions system’s financial management; favors PTC control of authority

Former chair: Rein in WASA, cut generous perks

Peachtree City’s sewer system socks away too much money, ignores opportunities for rate reductions for rate payers in favor of too-generous employee pay and benefits and fails to plan adequately for future maintenance and expansion needs, a former chairman of the autonomous authority charges in a letter to the editor. WASA had no comment by […]

Rinnai gets job grant, waiver of PTC fees

Rinnai gets job grant, waiver of PTC fees

The Peachtree City Council on April 20 unanimously approved a jobs grant and impact fee waiver for Rinnai Corporation. The approval for both measures came at the recommendation of city staff. Rinnai has plans to expand its operation in the city by renovating 25,100 sq. ft. of office space, constructing a 37,560 sq. ft. office […]

Verizon gets OK for Riley Field tower

Verizon gets OK for Riley Field tower

Reception for Verizon customers in areas of central Peachtree City will soon get a boost with the April 20 approval of a “monopine” tower adjacent to Riley Field. As unanimously approved by the Peachtree City Council, Verizon will lease approximately 1,000 sq. ft. at the city-owned parking lot adjacent to Riley Field, located on Wisdom […]

Southeastern Synod Bishop to speak at Christ Our Shepherd

Southeastern Synod Bishop to speak at Christ Our Shepherd

Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Peachtree City welcomes Bishop H. Julian Gordy to its four worship services, April 29-30. The Southeastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, which Bishop Gordy serves, consists of Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee. His visit is part of Christ Our Shepherd’s year-long commemoration of the 500th anniversary […]

Holy Trinity to offer GriefShare

Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Peachtree City will again offer GriefShare to the community this summer. The summer session begins on Wednesday, May 3, and goes for 13 weeks. Each session is self-contained. Start at any time. Meetings are held on Wednesday nights from 7 to 9 p.m. in Room #102 of the Faith Formation […]

Rudolph William Pinter, age 90

Rudolph (Rudy) William Pinter passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the age of 90. Rudy was born January 13, 1927 in Chicago, Ill. He lived most of his life in Chicago and the surrounding area. As a child, he contracted polio, restricting him from military service during WWII, but went on to […]

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