John Thompson

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Bumpy landing for Peachtree City Airport Authority appointee

Mayor upset over reversal of city’s appointment process — The Peachtree City Council closed out its last meeting of 2018 with a bit of fireworks....

City OKs annexation for unincorporated islands and Hwy.54 property

The Peachtree City Council approved two annexation requests Dec. 20 that City Manager Jon Rorie said helps clean up the city’s borders. The first annexation...

Churches announce Christmas services

Churches on the south side of Atlanta are ready for Christmas. One of the holiest events on the Christian calendar will be celebrated at many...

High school SkillsUSA teams finish in Top 10

Two high schools across the county earned top 10 placements in the 2018 SkillsUSA Champions Rally held at the Georgia National Fair Grounds in October....

Fayette schools have strong showing in academic bowl

Fayette’s high school academic bowl competitors were just one placement shy of sweeping both the varsity and junior varsity divisions of the Griffin RESA Regional...

Peachtree City workers get 3.5% pay raise for Christmas

The Peachtree City Council on Dec. 6 unanimously approved an additional pay raise for its employees, along with several other budget amendments. The city had...

Getting an early start

Kedron Elementary has offered students an opportunity to get involved in community service at an early age with their new K-Kids program.  K-Kids is a...

Wreaths Across America is Saturday

Civil Air Patrol members nationwide have shown their appreciation to our nation’s veterans by adorning memorials and veteran’s graves with evergreen wreaths.  As a key...

Get into the holiday spirit at Sam’s Lake

A holiday event is Dec. 15 from noon to 3 p.m. at Sam’s Lake Bird Sanctuary which is off Old Senoia Rd in Fayetteville. There...

Candlelight concert is Sunday

The 18th Annual Candlelight Concert at Fayetteville First United Methodist Church offers beautiful music with big talent once again. Alison Kirkland and Bill Killmeier will...