Early voting for Peachtree City mayor, Council Post 3 starts Monday

Early voting for Peachtree City mayor, Council Post 3 starts Monday

Voters participating in the two runoff elections in Peachtree City can begin going to the polls as early as Nov. 27. The runoff election for mayor and the Post 3 council seat will be held Dec. 5. Above, clockwise from top left, Mayor Vanessa Fleisch, former Councilman Eric Imker, former Mayor Harold Logsdon and aviation […]

Peachtree City police: 4 arrested in crime spree across 2 counties, 3 cities

Peachtree City police: 4 arrested in crime spree across 2 counties, 3 cities

A joint effort between the Peachtree City Police Department, Coweta County Sheriff’s Office, Fayetteville Police Department, and Tyrone Police Department has resulted in several arrests, across three jurisdictions, for thefts from vehicles and other related crimes. On Saturday, Nov. 18, a patrol sergeant from the Peachtree City Police Department stopped a vehicle for a minor […]

Peachtree City Council reaffirms its moratorium on multi-family units

Peachtree City Council reaffirms its moratorium on multi-family units

The Peachtree City Council on Nov. 16 renewed the longstanding moratorium on multi-family rezonings. The vote on the moratorium was unanimous. The council in 1999 adopted an ordinance directing city staff “to accept no applications seeking to zone or rezone property to any designation that would allow the development of the property as multi-family.” Property […]

Peachtree City sewer system looking for new general manager

Peachtree City sewer system looking for new general manager

In the wake of anticipated changes in the governing structure of the Peachtree City Water and Sewerage Authority, General Manager Stephen Hogan is leaving to take a similar position in Kentucky. WASA Division Manager of Operations Susan Lee has been appointed interim general manager. Photo/Submitted. The WASA board has appointed Division Manager of Operations Susan […]

Clean-up has begun after fish die-off in Lake Peachtree

Clean-up has begun after fish die-off in Lake Peachtree

Lots of dead fish in Lake Peachtree City Saturday got the city government’s attention, leading to an explanation and a promised clean-up. “The City of Peachtree City is aware of the fish die-off in Lake Peachtree,” a city news release said Saturday. “Staff has been monitoring the situation and has consulted with a fish biologist, […]

Betty Riley, 88, of Peachtree City

Betty Riley, 88, of Peachtree City, Ga. left her earthly home on November 16, 2017. She was surrounded by her family who had the privilege of being with her when she entered her new Heavenly home. Betty’s lifelong passion of teaching culminated in a career at Woodward Academy. Starting there in 1968, she retired after […]

Billy Joe Peacock, 78

Billy Joe Peacock, 78, of Port Charlotte, Fla., long time resident of Peachtree City, Ga., passed away at home, surrounded by his family and friends on Monday Nov. 6, 2017.   He is survived by his wife of 58 years Barbara (Beanland) Peacock. Bill was born in Jeffersonville, Ga. on Feb. 16, 1939. He was […]

Peachtree City plans to spend $295,000 more on The Fred

Peachtree City plans to spend $295,000 more on The Fred

Amphitheater now under new management, will promote more off-season use of the facility The Peachtree City Council recently approved a new venue management contract for the Frederick Brown Amphitheater with PRT, LLC. PRT is a joint venture of Atlanta-based companies Premier Events, RCS Productions and Ticket Alternative. Above,  a concert crowd at The Fred in […]