A 15-year-old Sandy Creek High School student was arrested May 19 for stealing a teacher’s vehicle during school hours on May 17. Sheriff Barry Babb said the 15-year-old male juvenile, a student at Sandy Creek High School, was charged with theft by taking a motor vehicle. Babb said the juvenile stole a teacher’s car […]
Members of the Sandy Creek High School football team recently volunteered for work duties at ClearWater Academy. Photo/Submitted.
Peachtree City Elementary School was put on temporary lockdown May 17 until officers located the Griffin man who had been seen inside the school fence after being asked to leave the property. Kenneth B. Sampler, 22, was charged with loitering and resisting an officer, according to Fayette County Jail records. Sampler had outstanding warrants […]
Coweta County High School are preparing for 2017 commencements activities, as the school year winds toward a close on Friday, May 26. Graduation activity schedules for the Coweta County School System include: • Sunday, May 21 – Baccalaureate services: Newnan High at First Baptist Newnan at 2 p.m.; Northgate High at Crossroads Church, Ga. […]
The AAAAA state soccer finals were doubly delightful for McIntosh High School in Peachtree City, as both varsity teams won the championship over the weekend. It is the fourth time in school history, and the second time in four years, that boys and girls have won it all in the same year. See Sports. Photo/Twitter.
All five of Fayette County’s high schools have placed in the top 12 percent of “America’s Most Challenging High Schools.” School system spokesperson Melinda Berry-Dreisbach said all five of Fayette County’s high schools are on the Washington Post’s list of America’s Most Challenging High Schools, placing them in the top 12 percent of all public […]
McIntosh is again the state’s top soccer program for both boys and girls “Both teams won the state championship for 5A at Mercer University on Saturday night,” reported Dr. Dominick D’Auria of Peachtree City, whose son, Dom, plays for McIntosh. “This is the fourth time in school history that both the boys and girls have […]
Students from one of James Stevens’ eighth grade social studies classes check out the military memorabilia on display in the traveling Military Collectibles Museum.
A one-of-a-kind traveling military museum made a weeklong stop at Rising Starr Middle to give students a better understanding and appreciation of the sacrifices men and women have made to protect and ensure their freedom. The Military Collectibles Museum, with items collected by Vietnam veteran Lamar Scott, was on display at the school May 1-5. […]
For some students, school lunches are the main meal of the day. So what happens when school is out for the summer? The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) offers a Summer Food Services Program for eligible students where they can receive nutritious free meals at locations throughout the nation, including Fayette County. Students who […]
The Starr’s Mill Lady Panthers tennis team took second place in the GHSA state tournament in the AAAAA classification. The boys from Starr’s Mill won the state championship. Photo/Twitter.