Luthersville man drowns in Lake Peachtree

Luthersville man drowns in Lake Peachtree

A Luthersville man died Sunday afternoon in a drowning accident near Drake Field in Peachtree City. Peachtree City Police Department spokesperson Odilia Bergh said the 32-year-old man, announced Monday morning to be Luthersville resident James A. Coverson, was pronounced deceased at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. Bergh said 911 received a call at approximately 6:45 p.m. from […]

Burglars kick in doors on New Hope Road, Forrest Avenue; 2 cars hit by thieves

Burglars kick in doors on New Hope Road, Forrest Avenue; 2 cars hit by thieves

The period of May 1-8 came with two burglaries in unincorporated Fayette County and two burglaries and two entering auto incidents in Fayetteville. The burglaries and a criminal damage in unincorporated Fayette all came at residences on New Hope Road. One of the burglaries was reported on May 3. Sheriff Barry Babb said burglars forced […]

New I-85 interchange is set to open in early 2019

New I-85 interchange is set to open in early 2019

  It has been nearly a year since the work began on the new interchange at Interstate 85 and Poplar Road in Coweta County began. The work continues, with the opening expected in early 2019. Twenty years in the making, the Ga. Dept. of Transportation in July 2012 approved the concept plan for the full-diamond […]

Assault center gets national certification

Assault center gets national certification

  A multi-county sexual assault and child advocacy center that serves Fayette and Coweta counties has received national accreditation through the National Children’s Alliance. Southern Crescent Sexual Assault and Child Advocacy Center (SCSAC-CAC) has received national accreditation from the National Children’s Alliance (NCA). “As the accrediting body for child advocacy centers in the United States, […]

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