Join volunteers to improve trails at Line Creek Nature Area

Southern Conservation Trust is hosting a Volunteer Work Day at Line Creek Nature Center in Peachtree City, off Highway 54 at the Coweta County line, Feb. 13. Volunteers will block eroded trails, clear new trails, and move fallen trees. The Line Creek Work Day is from 12– 4 p.m., weather permitting. Volunteers should bring work […]

PTC to require registration of all vacant homes?

Peachtree City may soon be considering an ordinance to deal with the growing number of vacant homes left in the wake of the nationwide housing crisis. Some of the vacant homes pose a danger. Peachtree City may soon be considering an ordinance to deal with the growing number of vacant homes left in the wake […]

As Fresh Market says no, Baby Kroger’s future uncertain

As the former “Baby Kroger” store in the Peachtree Crossings shopping center has remained dark for nearly a year, a deadline is approaching that could impact the immediate future of the 33,000-square-foot space. The Citizen has learned that The Kroger Company has a deadline looming in a matter of weeks to potentially extend its lease […]

Rep. Ramsey introduces test tampering bill after scandals

Rep. Matt Ramsey of Peachtree City has introduced two bills to criminally penalize educators who tamper with standardized tests, Gov. Sonny Perdue’s office announced Monday. Under the proposals, anyone who tampers with or facilitates cheating on tests will be guilty of a misdemeanor and may have their teaching certification suspended or revoked. Also, any violators […]

Couples invited to renew marriage vows this Sunday

Peachtree City United Methodist Church invites all married couples to celebrate this Valentine’s Day by renewing their marriage vows in a special Renewal of Marriage Vows Celebration on Sunday, Feb. 14 at 12:30 p.m. Each couple will come forward to the front of the sanctuary where a pastor will lead them in reciting the traditional […]

Taylor completes Emory program

Dr. James C. Taylor of Peachtree City recently completed the Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) program at Emory University Hospital. The program consists of 13 weeks, five days a week clinical and pastoral care training. The program also requires six over night duty shifts and three weekend duty shifts for a total of 650 training hours. […]