‘Walking Dead’ coming back to Senoia in 2017

‘Walking Dead’ coming back to Senoia in 2017

Fans of ‘The Walking Dead’ received good news Monday night when the Senoia City Council agreed to let the top-rated cable show continue to film in the city next year. Stalwart Films’ Mike Riley asked the city to continue the agreement that allows the show to shoot inside the “wall” at Morgan Street. The agreement […]

New grocery chain is eyeing east Coweta

New grocery chain is eyeing east Coweta

German grocery chain Lidl wants to build a store on Ga. Highway 34 East at Thomas Crossroads. That day may come, but there is still work to do. An international competitor of Aldi, Lidl wants to construct a 30,000 sq. ft. grocery store west of the U-Haul Complex on Hwy. 34 East, a part of […]

Middleton honored at building dedication

Middleton honored at building dedication

Local company SMC3 officially rededicated and renamed the Commerce Center office complex, on Westpark Drive in Peachtree City, Oct. 19 in honor of Jack Middleton, the company’s former president and CEO. The buildings are now known at Commerce Center I and II. Guests at the event included SMC3 board members as well as local dignitaries […]

U.S. headquarters headed to Newnan

U.S. headquarters headed to Newnan

What was a distribution center for a manufacturing company in Newnan will soon become its U.S. headquarters Blickle U.S.A., a manufacturer and distributor of wheels and casters, has announced plans to locate its U.S. headquarters in Coweta County, according to Coweta County Development Authority (CCDA) President Greg Wright. Wright said the company will employ manufacturing, […]

Local film people band together to aid coworkers

Local film people band together to aid coworkers

Pinewood Atlanta Studios Administrative and Marketing Coordinator Abby Bradley and Vice President of Operations Brian Cooper were two of the many people attending the Reel People Care fundraiser held Oct. 24. Photo/Ben Nelms.   A new nonprofit formed by people working in the film industry held its first fundraiser Oct. 24 at Frank’s at the […]

Senoia featured at movie symposium

Senoia featured at movie symposium

What happens when a town is known as a destination for shoppers and tourists, a hit television and movie filming location and a place where areas of the town serve as a back lot for those productions? In those rare instances, such a town becomes like Senoia. Raleigh Studios-Atlanta President Scott Tigchelaar recently made a […]

Coweta County denies request for doggy daycare

Coweta County denies request for doggy daycare

An Oct. 4 conditional use permit request to establish a boarding and daycare facility for dogs on Ebenezer Church Road in east Coweta County was denied by Coweta County Commission on a 4-1 vote. Applicant Lori Lawrence of My Pampered Pooch requested that the facility for dogs and other small animals on 14.7 acres be […]

Rinnai unveils 2,000,000th tankless unit

Rinnai unveils 2,000,000th tankless unit

Rinnai America Corporation attained the milestone of selling its two millionth tankless unit last month and celebrated the occasion by hosting a special luncheon for employees Sept. 23 at its corporate headquarters in Peachtree City. “Rinnai America is extremely proud to have provided 2 million tankless units for North American customers since introducing our tankless […]

New office, daycare headed for PTC

New office, daycare headed for PTC

The Peachtree City Planning Commission on Oct. 10 heard a proposal to construct an office and exercise studio building along Georgian Parkway and another to construct a day care facility at Braelinn Office Park. Presented by architect Jefferson Browne, the 8,000 sq. ft. exercise studio and office building is proposed for Georgian Parkway at the […]