PTC police and fire organizing for Harvey relief

PTC police and fire organizing for Harvey relief

  The police and fire departments in Peachtree City are organizing a relief effort for the countless people affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Care for the Coast initiative came after representatives with the city met with those from church, civic and charity organizations. “Help send relief items to those hurt by Harvey. We know everyone […]

What’s that up in the sky?

What’s that up in the sky?

Above, 10th-grade STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) students at McIntosh High use their ISO approved eyewear to safely view the solar eclipse. The school’s STEM students traveled north to Lavonia to gather and analyze data from the near-total eclipse Aug. 21. Photo/Submitted. Below, students at the Coweta Charter Academy at Senoia joined people from […]

Annual juvenile justice forum set for Aug. 26 in Fayetteville

Annual juvenile justice forum set for Aug. 26 in Fayetteville

The 10th Annual Juvenile Justice Forum will be held Saturday, Aug. 26 at the Fayette County Library in Fayetteville. Invited panelists include representatives from the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, Fayette County School System and the Ga. Department of Juvenile Justice. Other invited panelists include Gary Davis with Next Level Boys Academy and attorney Wayne Kendall. Student […]

Fayette names Legionnaire of the Year

Fayette names Legionnaire of the Year

Fayette County Post 105 of the American Legion has announced their 2017 Legionnaire of the Year. Tim Donnelly is an Air Force veteran who served during the Vietnam War. He serves as the new maintenance manager for the post’s Log Cabin and is responsible for the interior and exterior upkeep on this historic Fayetteville landmark. Donnelly, left, is shown with […]

38 Fayette teens inducted into Youth Leaders PRIDE program

38 Fayette teens inducted into Youth Leaders PRIDE program

New Hope Baptist Church was the setting for a special occasion on Aug. 14 for AVPride and the 38 Fayette teens who were inducted into the Fayette Youth Leaders PRIDE (FLYP) program. The event, attended by a wealth of business and community leaders and elected officials, was meant to showcase the FYLP students and provide […]

‘The Walking Dead’ films at AMC studio after Riverwood purchase

‘The Walking Dead’ films at AMC studio after Riverwood purchase

  The hit AMC televison series “The Walking Dead” continues to film in Senoia, but now at AMC’s own studio. AMC in July purchased Riverwood Studios for $8 million. Riverwood for several years had been doing business as Raleigh Studios, just one of Raleigh’s properties around the world. Raleigh served as the marketing agent for […]