Fayette is well represented in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Fayette is well represented in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Students from both Starr’s Mill High School and J.C. Booth Middle School will be performing before a national television audience during the 91st Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City Nov. 23. Above, Starr’s Mill Panther Pride Marching Band members, from left, Camber Bransky, Zach Garcia and Kevin Allen will perform in the […]

Lee’s Mill Road in north Fayette now open to traffic

Lee’s Mill Road in north Fayette now open to traffic

Lee’s Mill Road is now open to traffic. Paving, guardrail installation, and temporary striping occurred earlier this week. Additional final paving operations will take place after the Thanksgiving holiday and traffic will be reduced to one lane. Minimal delays are expected during the additional paving. Contact Fayette County at 770-305-5410 or SPLOST@fayettecountyga.gov for additional information.

Peachtree City sewer system looking for new general manager

Peachtree City sewer system looking for new general manager

In the wake of anticipated changes in the governing structure of the Peachtree City Water and Sewerage Authority, General Manager Stephen Hogan is leaving to take a similar position in Kentucky. WASA Division Manager of Operations Susan Lee has been appointed interim general manager. Photo/Submitted. The WASA board has appointed Division Manager of Operations Susan […]

Clean-up has begun after fish die-off in Lake Peachtree

Clean-up has begun after fish die-off in Lake Peachtree

Lots of dead fish in Lake Peachtree City Saturday got the city government’s attention, leading to an explanation and a promised clean-up. “The City of Peachtree City is aware of the fish die-off in Lake Peachtree,” a city news release said Saturday. “Staff has been monitoring the situation and has consulted with a fish biologist, […]

Senoia police outfitted with 4 heart-starters

Senoia police outfitted with 4 heart-starters

The Senoia Police Department recently was the recipient of four automated external defibrillators (AEDs) through the Rotary Club of Senoia. Cardiac Science area manager Ryan Rose details the use of an automated external defibrillator at the Rotary Club of Senoia. Photo/Ben Nelms. Cardiac Science area manager Ryan Rose attended the Rotary meeting to make the […]

Tyrone native serves aboard Navy warship in Japan

Tyrone native serves aboard Navy warship in Japan

YOKOSUKA, Japan – A Tyrone, Ga., native and 2012 Sandy Creek High school graduate is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the guided missile destroyer, USS Stethem. Petty Officer 3rd Class John Jackson is an operations specialist aboard the forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer operating out of Yokosuka, Japan. Stethem is one of eight destroyers […]

Veterans honored at multiple events in Fayette

Veterans honored at multiple events in Fayette

Veterans Day events filled the latter part of last week in Fayette County, with ceremonies at Georgia Military College (GMC) and in Tyrone and Fayetteville. Above, an unidentified veteran salutes the flag during Veterans Day observances in Fayetteville. Photo/Ben Nelms. The Nov. 9 Veterans Day Recognition Ceremony at the GMC campus in Fayetteville was the […]

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