Robert Eugene Cook, 95, of Peachtree City

Robert Eugene Cook, 95, of Peachtree City, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 7, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Oleita Brooks Cook; his daughter, Nancy and her husband Robert Briand; his daughter, Janet and her husband John Cain; four grandchildren, Chelyn, Bryan, Kevin & Daniel; seven great-grandchildren; and many close […]

William Thomas Tomlin, of Peachtree City

Mr. William Thomas Tomlin, of Peachtree City, passed away June 10, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Tom graduated from Fitzgerald High School in 1961 and then from the University of Georgia in 1965, where he was a member of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity.  He then began a career in the mortgage banking industry. After […]

Heroic police K-9 passes away after seven years of service

Heroic police K-9 passes away after seven years of service

  It was last summer that Peachtree City Police Department K-9 Officer Maik retired from service. The partner of Cpl. Andy Johnson passed away at Johnson’s home on May 6. Peachtree City Police Department K-9 Officer Maik and his handler, Cpl. Andy Johnson were on hand at the Aug. 18, 2016 meeting of the Peachtree […]

PTC woman faces charges in multiple jurisdictions

PTC woman faces charges in multiple jurisdictions

  A Peachtree City woman currently in the Gwinnett County Jail is facing multiple charges across portions of metro Atlanta dealing with forgery, financial identity fraud and drug possession. Held in the Gwinnett County Jail on June 9, 38-year-old Peachtree City resident and former McIntosh High School graduate Amy Michele Ervin had a hold on […]

All Saints Anglican gears up for annual music camp

All Saints Anglican Church will conduct its annual free children’s Christian Music Camp June 19 – 23. The featured theme, “Digging For Treasure,” will be evident in traditional hymns and praise songs, as well as scripture verses and messages focusing on the Gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke. The camp is scheduled for 9 a.m. […]

Confirmation ceremony at COS

Confirmation ceremony at COS

These eighth-graders recently stood to make public profession of their faith at Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Peachtree City. First row (L-R), Pastor Miriam Beecher, Elizabeth White, Anna Strelec, Hannah Kelly, Sarah Waymon, Lindsay Eggen, Olivia Stronach, Colin Comiskey, and Pastor Fritz Wiese. Second row (L-R),Natalie Irvin, Max Benoit, Liam Rietschier, Natalie Robichaux, Emily […]

Memorial Day in Peachtree City and Fayetteville

Memorial Day in Peachtree City and Fayetteville

“It’s about the heart and soul of America. It’s about remembering.” Those were the words of Peachtree City Councilman Mike King before a large crowd at the city’s annual Memorial Day Remembrance held in City Hall Plaza on May 29. In the photos, there were plenty of speakers at the cemetery in Fayetteville on May […]