26-home rezoning runs into Fayetteville opposition

Richard Ferry pled his case before the Fayetteville City Council Thursday night.

26-home rezoning runs into Fayetteville opposition

Before the Fayetteville City Council meeting started Thursday, the lone zoning item on the agenda received a new twist. Jeff Landrum wanted to build the 26 detached homes on six acres of land at 740 East Ga. Highway 54. The land is currently zoned R-22 and Landrum wants the property rezoned to R-THC (Residential Townhouse-condominimum.) […]

Peachtree City fire chief wants hike in ambulance fees

Peachtree City Fire Chief Joe O’Conor.

Peachtree City fire chief wants hike in ambulance fees

Peachtree City Fire Chief Joe O’Conor at the May 18 City Council meeting proposed increasing three fees related to ambulance transport, decreasing another ambulance fee and increasing several others related to services provided by the city fire marshal. O’Conor said the recommendations came after the department reviewed the fee structure of neighboring local governments. O’Conor […]

Starr’s Mill clean-up days spiff up Fayette landmark

Steve Rapson, Fayette County Administrator, Lee Pope, Fayette County Water System director, and Dana Scott, president, Fayette Photographic Society.

Starr’s Mill clean-up days spiff up Fayette landmark

One of the most photographed spots in Fayette County shines anew in this shot from Randy Johnson of the Fayette Photographic Society. Volunteers from the Kiwanis Club of Fayette County, Fayette Photographic Society and others pitched in with the Fayette County Water System to clean up Starr’s Mill earlier in May. Months of meetings and […]

Whitewater High School Class of 2017

Whitewater High School Class of 2017

Muhammad Bin Musa Ali Musa Bin Musa Ali Brittney Melissa Allen Caison Steve Alley Ayden Tyler Alvarez Rayner Huston Amerson Ashley Lynn Anderson Joshua Christian Anthony Joshua Lawrence Bannister Anna Marie Bartosh Gordon Andrew Bayerlin III Lauren Marie Becknell Kevin Alan Bellefeuil Colton Reed Benefield Jacob Seth Benson Derricka Leann Benton Kyle Erik Biffle Jackson […]

Starr’s Mill High School Class of 2017

Starr’s Mill High School Class of 2017

Aliza A Ali Adele Grace Allen Justin Christopher Allen Walker Hays Allen Chance Roy Amell Jacob Tyler Arnold McKenzie Caitlyn Artman Ryan Charles Ashley Iqra Shaheen Asim Karen Lorriane Atkinson Dennis Javier Ayala Deliz Ethan Neill Baker Evan Samuel Baker Hayden Luke Baker Samantha Grace Baker David Frederick Balkovetz Oluwatofunmi Oreoluwa Bamiro Caleb Daniel Barnes […]

Sandy Creek High School Class of 2017

Sandy Creek High School Class of 2017

Richard Dominic Adams II Brandon Tarik Adams McDonald Victoria Patrice Aiken Ravi Shankar Al-Sahalman Andrew Carl Alberts Jeselyn Esthela Alcantara Brian Eduardo Alfaro Kierra Rashanek Allen Taylor Janae Allen Shane Alan Allgood Jr. Jacqueline Alvarado Moreno Brandon Isaias Anaya Loera Emmanuel Chibuzar Chiedozie Aneke Jr. Lauren Maile Apo Isaac Isaiah Appling Jose Enrique Arenas Sanchez […]

McIntosh High School Class of 2017

McIntosh High School Class of 2017

Dara Omone Aku Elizabeth Alberto Jade Mackenzie Allen Carlos Javier Angulo Benjamin Ali Asghar Mathew David Aultman Kurtis Chandler Austin Elisabeth Claire Avery Robert Tyler Baccarny Mariah Leigh Barabe Jagger Christopher Barnes Hannah Michele Beausoleil Karson Leigh Beaver Carolyn Ann Behnken Taylor Allen Bell Trace Alexander Bell Brandon J Ben-Hanania Colton Dylan Benjamin Paul Joseph […]

The Best and Brightest bid high school farewell

The Best and Brightest bid high school farewell

The 2016-2017 school year in Fayette County has come to a close. And with the end of the school year it is time to take a look at the valedictorians and salutatorians at each of Fayette’s five public high schools. Each of the valedictorians and salutatorians were asked a number of questions by the school […]

Mercy announces top two

Mercy announces top two

Cathy Tran is the valedictorian at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School. She is the daughter of Hung Cao and Uyen Vu and plans to attend Augusta University. She is part of the Professional Scholars Program and will major in cellular and molecular biology. At the beginning of her fourth year, she will matriculate […]

Konos Academy announces graduation

Konos Academy announces graduation

Konos Academy had its graduation May 20. Pictured are front row: Carsyn Buchanan, Charis Bettis; John Lee, Joanne Lee, Charles Thaxton, Carole Thaxton, Emma Neal, Jacquelyn Wesley; second row: Jacob Foster, Amelia Delorenzo, Nick Macaluso, Andrew Wollenhaupt, Jackson Edwards, Jon-Luke Hawk, Marcus Dorsey, Hannah Thompson, Jake Milanowski. Not pictured are Chloe Artim, Nathan Tripp. Photo/Submitted.