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 […]

Keeping watch over the balloons

Keeping watch over the balloons

Operating behind the scenes at the June 17 Fayette County Balloon Festival at Whitewater High School were those keeping an eye on the weather. Among those were, clockwise, Fayette County Deputy Fire Chief Tom Bartlett, county EMA Director Mike Singleton, school system staff Katherine Michael, Fayette County Sheriff’s Department Maj. Brian Eubanks and ARES Radio […]

Fayette author nominated for Ga. Book of the Year

Fayette author nominated for Ga. Book of the Year

Fayette County resident Mark Wallace Maguire and his novel “Alexandria Rising” have been nominated for the 53rd Georgia Author of the Year Award (GAYA) in the Science Fiction/Fantasy category. The banquet, winners and finalists will be announced in June at an event at Kennesaw State University. The novel was independently published in October 2016 and […]

Things to do-Jan.12-Feb.18

Things to do-Jan.12-Feb.18

January January 12 “The Estate You Leave Behind” is today from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Fayette Senior Services’ Fayetteville location (The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive). Join Jennifer Camp with Edward Jones and Robert Goldberg with Goldberg & Associates as they share the importance of having an estate plan in order. From both the […]

Things to Do-Jan.4-Jan.31

Things to Do-Jan.4-Jan.31

January January 4 “Good Food Gone Bad” is today from, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Fayette Senior Services’ Fayetteville location (The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive).The food landscape is ever changing and it is so important to keep up with the changes. Donna Savage with the USDA gives useful food safety tips. From ways to prevent […]

Spivey Hall concerts set

Spivey Hall concerts set

Spivey Hall welcomes the New Year (and the second half of its 26th season) with a diverse program that continues its tradition of bringing the best in classical and world music to Atlanta patrons. “The timeless toe-tapping tunes of the world-famous Glenn Miller Orchestra are always a joyous way to start the New Year,” said […]

Things to Do-Dec.15-Dec.17

Things to Do-Dec.15-Dec.17

December December 15 “A Look at Piedmont Fayette” is today from 10-10:45 a.m. at Fayette Senior Services’ Fayetteville location (The Life Enrichment Center, 4 Center Drive). Join Piedmont Fayette Hospital’s CEO Michael Burnett as he gives updates on our local hospital. Michael will talk about the newest addition to the hospital, what new things are […]

Things to Do-Dec.9-Dec.17

Things to Do-Dec.9-Dec.17

December December 9 The Festival of the Nativity is a free annual community Christmas event held in Peachtree City, comprised of a collection of hundreds of nativities representing the cultures of people throughout the world. Live Christmas music from local churches, schools, and ensembles are performed throughout the festival. The Festival of the Nativity is […]

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