County raises traffic objections; meeting planned to resolve issues An Oct. 12 item before the Fayette County Commission pertaining to a residential annexation request on Ga. Highway 54 east of Fayetteville was withdrawn at the city’s request until a meeting of all the parties can be held to address pending issues. Fayetteville Planning and Zoning […]
Development plans for the Founders Studios film and television complex in Tyrone was approved by the Tyrone Town Council in July. With initial construction set to begin in December, Founders announced on Oct. 11 that the available space for the multi-million dollar project has increased from 90 acres to more than 200 acres. The July […]
Fayetteville City Manager Ray Gibson (with microphone) explains to citizens about how the city operates. City officials conducted four town hall meetings in different parts of the city to educate and inform its residents. Photo/city of Fayetteville.
Love and camaraderie filled the air Oct. 14 at Shakerag Knoll in Peachtree City for the 8th Annual Breast Cancer 1-Day Walk/Run to benefit the Breast Cancer Survivors’ Network. Photo/Ben Nelms.
Competition season for the Fayette County High Marching Tigers is off to a grand start, having been named the Grand Champions of the 11th Annual Valhalla Classic Marching Band Competition. The band was rated the highest out of all bands competing to earn the Grand Championship title. In addition to bringing home the largest prize […]
The period of Oct. 6-13 came with several entering auto incidents across Fayette County. Sheriff Barry Babb reported an entering auto at a business on Ga. Highway 54 near Peachtree City on Oct. 6. A purse was stolen from the vehicle’s trunk, but there was no sign of forced entry to the trunk or passenger […]
An Oct. 15 fire in the laundry room at the Fayetteville Fun Bowl was quickly extinguished and resulted in two people being treated and released at the scene. Fayetteville spokesman Danny Harrison said Fayetteville firefighters were dispatched at 2:54 p.m. Sunday to a structure fire at the bowling lanes located on North 85 Parkway. Arriving […]
Initial grading is underway for a large mixed use development along Newnan Crossing Boulevard and north of Lower Fayetteville Road in Newnan. Approved earlier this year by the Newnan City Council, the Newnan Crossing East development will include residential, retail and office offerings. Above, stock art of construction items. Motorists driving recently along Newnan Crossing Boulevard […]
Work on Sharpsburg’s first town park is complete. Dedication for the new park on Main Street will be held at 2 p.m. on Oct. 28. The one-acre park adjacent to Town Hall will feature passive and active play areas, a pavilion, gazebo, tot lot, playground, a little library, restrooms and a parking area. Plans for […]
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