Tommie Franklin Carr, 74, of Senoia

Tommie Franklin Carr, 74, of Senoia passed away on Friday, June 15, 2018 at Piedmont-Newnan Hospital. He was born on June 28, 1943 in Summerville, Ga. to the late James and Duffie Gallaway Carr.  He was retired from the City of Atlanta Fire Department, where he achieved the rank of Captain.  Tommie was of Methodist […]

Wilton Otis Garrett, 87

Wilton Otis Garrett, 87, of Senoia passed away on Thursday, June 14, 2018.  He was born in Arlington, Ga. on January 19, 1931 to the late Marzene and Otis Garrett. Wilton proudly served his country in the United States Air Force, where he retired as a pilot.  He also retired from the State of Georgia […]

Senoia is richest town in Georgia

Senoia is richest town in Georgia

A report by USA Today on towns with a population of 1,000-25,000 has named Senoia the Richest Town in Georgia. The report noted that Senoia, with a population of 3,889 and just west across Line Creek from Peachtree City, has a median household income of $82,485, compared to the state average of $51,037. Homes in […]

Memorial Day offers myriad of events in Fayette, Coweta

Memorial Day offers myriad of events in Fayette, Coweta

Fayette County residents can participate in several activities next Monday for the Memorial Day holiday. Above, last year’s Peachtree City Memorial Day observance featured a big crowd and a big flag. File photo. In Peachtree City, the 20th annual Memorial Day Ceremony takes place Monday at the Veterans’ Memorial at City Hall Plaza, and will pay […]

Fear not: Zombies to stagger through Senoia for another 3 years

Fear not: Zombies to stagger through Senoia for another 3 years

Filming of “The Walking Dead’ will continue until at least 2021. That’s the word from Senoia Mayor Jeff Fisher who confirmed America’s favorite zombies will continue filming in the bustling eastern Coweta city. Additionally, the studio plans to build a 55-ft. windmill on the Gin Property, which doubles as Alexandria in the hit AMC series. […]

Coweta man charged with flashing women in Senoia

Coweta man charged with flashing women in Senoia

  Adam Smith. Photo/Coweta County Sheriff’s Office. A Coweta County man was arrested by Senoia police on April 4 after incidents in Senoia in mid-March where he exposed himself to two women in the downtown area. Adam Smith, 31, was charged with indecent exposure, according to Senoia Det. Michelle Worden. Worden said the incidents occurred […]

Student at East Coweta High arrested after bringing loaded gun to school

Student at East Coweta High arrested after bringing loaded gun to school

  An East Coweta High School student was arrested March 1 after it was discovered that he had a loaded handgun on school property. The name of the student, who was quickly arrested at the scene, has not been released. A letter to parents from Principal Stephen Allen said that at approximately 12:25 p.m. school […]

Douglas Dennis, age 56, of Senoia

Mr. Douglas Dennis, age 56, of Senoia, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018. He is survived by his wife, Linda Dennis; son, Travis Dennis of Senoia; step children, Alan Travis and Debbie of Sharpsburg, Wendy Oenick and Paul of Panama City Beach, Fla., Christy Travis ; grandchildren, Patrick Travis, Nicole Travis, Jared Oenick, and Brandon […]

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