Region football records as of Oct. 14

Region football records as of Oct. 14

Region 2-AAAAAAA East Coweta 5-2, 1-1 Region 5-AAAAAA Northgate 4-3, 3-2 Region 3-AAAAA Fayette County 3-4, 2-1 McIntosh 5-2, 1-2 Starr’s Mill 7-1, 3-1 Whitewater 4-3, 2-1 Region 5-AAAA Sandy Creek 3-4, 0-3 Region 5-A Landmark 0-7, 0-3 OLM 4-4, 3-2

‘Women in horror’ hold PTC film fest

‘Women in horror’ hold PTC film fest

Atlanta film director and producer Vanessa Ionta Wright teamed up with fellow horror film producer and writer Samantha Kolesnik of Philadelphia to organize the 1st Annual Women in Horror Film Fest (WIHFF), held at Crowne Plaza Hotel & Conference Center in Peachtree City, Sept.21 – 24. WIHFF showcased the talents of female filmmakers and screenwriters […]

Proposed 356-home Senoia subdivision up for City Council vote Oct. 16

Proposed 356-home Senoia subdivision up for City Council vote Oct. 16

A proposed subdivision that has created a lot of chatter in Senoia makes its way to the City Council Monday, Oct. 16, for a conceptual plat approval. The subdivision, called Keg Creek Landing, sits on 248 acres on Seavy Street to its intersection with Ga. Highway 85. Developer Brent Scarborough is planning on building 356 […]

Senoia moves forward on regional sewer plant

Senoia moves forward on regional sewer plant

The Senoia City Council voted unanimously Monday night to move forward on a contract for engineering services on its new sewer plant that will quadruple its treatment capacity. Above, view of downtown Senoia. Photo/John Thompson. The city agreed to pay Turnipseed Engineers $35,000 for the study and report phase for the Keg Creek Water Pollution […]

Peachtree City political forum set for Oct. 26

Peachtree City political forum set for Oct. 26

The Rotary Club of Peachtree City’s “Get Out the Vote” Committee will sponsor a “Political Candidates Forum” Thursday, Oct. 26, at the Peachtree City Hotel & Conference Center (formerly the Wyndham) in the Caledonian Amphitheater. This year’s forum with questions and answers starts at 6:30 p.m. and ends at 8:30 p.m. Opportunities to meet and […]

Whitewater H.S. graduates named top UGA freshman performers

Whitewater H.S. graduates named top UGA freshman performers

Whitewater High School has been named Georgia’s first high school to receive the University of Georgia’s inaugural Director’s Cup, an award acknowledging the high school whose students have the highest cumulative grade point average (GPA) at the completion of their first year at the university. Above, present for the Director’s Cup award presentation were, from […]

Brewer receives back-to-back conference honors

Brewer receives back-to-back conference honors

Amy Brewer, a senior at the University of Alabama-Birmingham and a graduate of McIntosh High School, has been named the Offensive Player of the Week for Conference USA women’s soccer for the second consecutive week. According to league officials, Brewer totaled six points and notched a hat trick in UAB’s 4-2 win over C-USA opponent […]

Fayette School System’s E-SPLOST wish list adds up to $145 million

Fayette School System’s E-SPLOST wish list adds up to $145 million

So, what projects are included in the proposed continued E-SPLOST (education special purpose local option sales tax) question on the Nov. 7 ballot that the Fayette County Board of Education on July 24 unanimously approved ? Project categories for the current E-SPLOST include facilities and additions, technology equipment, safety and security equipment, furniture and equipment, transportation […]

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