Joseph Bernard Gentile, 23, of Peachtree City

Joseph Bernard Gentile, 23, of Peachtree City, Ga. (formerly of Goshen, N.Y. and Granville, N.Y.) was taken home on May 2, 2017, far too early for us left behind. He was born in Middletown, N. Y. on April 2, 1994 to Bernard and Jean Gentile. Joseph was a young man strong in body, who always […]

Peachtree City police release videos in Gelding Garth shooting death

Peachtree City police release videos in Gelding Garth shooting death

Peachtree City Police have released three videos from a domestic incident which resulted in the death of a Peachtree City man on Wednesday, May 3. When officers responded to a father-son dispute on Gelding Garth in Glenloch Village, the father fired a shotgun at arriving police. Police returned fire and fatally wounded the man, identified […]

PTC cop fired upon, shooter killed

PTC cop fired upon, shooter killed

UPDATED 8:20 p.m., Wednesday, May 3 — Domestic dispute turns deadly as PTC cop shoots shotgun-wielding father. It was a father-son domestic dispute that went bad when the father fired a shotgun at arriving police. Police returned fire and fatally wounded the man, identified as William Deen, a 67-year-old white male, of Gelding Garth, in Glenloch […]

Imker: PTC should control sewer system

Former councilman says city control would save money, lower home sewer rates; questions why sewer manager makes more than city manager; report shows PTC rates in highest 10% of all Georgia systems

Imker: PTC should control sewer system

Former Peachtree City Councilman Eric Imker is the most recent person to weigh in on the Peachtree City Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) after its board on April 18 issued a letter maintaining the authority’s legal ability to function as an autonomous body, particularly its power to extend sewer service past the city limits into […]

Chick-fil-A CEO Cathy applauds Fayette’s student mentoring

Chick-fil-A Chief Executive Officer and Pinewood Forrest Chief Visionary/Developer Dan Cathy addresses mentor volunteers at the annual Friends Mentoring Appreciation Breakfast, thanking them for the work they do to strengthen the community.

Chick-fil-A CEO Cathy applauds Fayette’s student mentoring

Adult mentors of the Fayette County Public School System’s Friends Mentoring Program were honored for their service to students at the ninth annual Friends Mentoring Appreciation Breakfast held April 28 at the Historic Train Depot in Fayetteville. Approximately 50 mentors attended the breakfast. Among them were two Fayette County Board of Education members, vice-chairman Diane […]