Fayetteville hits ‘pause’ on Hwy. 54 East annexation

Fayetteville hits ‘pause’ on Hwy. 54 East annexation

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 Highway 54 east of Fayetteville was withdrawn at the city’s request until a meeting of all the parties can be held to address pending issues.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 […]

Engaging the citizens

Engaging the citizens

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.

Fayette County Marching Tigers win grand championship

Fayette County Marching Tigers win grand championship

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 […]

Fayetteville bowlers evacuate for brief fire; 2 treated

Fayetteville bowlers evacuate for brief fire; 2 treated

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 […]

Newnan Crossing East mixed-use development gets underway

Newnan Crossing East mixed-use development gets underway

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 […]

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

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