Fayette County

Add a distinctive flair to your house with Georgia Crete

Unfortunately, driveways are often overlooked leaving a less than strong first impression. Georgia Crete’s wide variety of texture, color and patterns can make a dramatic difference in your driveways giving your home the visual curb appeal you desire. Everyone will stop to admire your driveway. It really will be the crowning touch to the curb appeal of your home.

Let Georgia Crete offer you our expert, friendly and objective advice to enhance your homes curb appeal and increase its value. Read More»

Top 2009 PTC agents recognized by Coldwell Banker Bullard

Jim Qualls was recognized recently as the 2009 Top Producing Agent for Coldwell Banker Bullard Realty’s Peachtree City/Fayette County office. Stephan Curcio was the office’s No. 2 producer for the year, while Donna Lasseter was No. 3.

The recognition came at the Coldwell Banker Bullard Realty organization’s annual awards event.

Several agents from Bullard’s Peachtree City office also received recognition at the Fayette County Board of Realtors’ Annual Awards Luncheon for their performances in 2009. Read More»

Hot Spring Spas has a lot to offer this month

“August at the Hot Spring Store is Hot, Hot, Hot,” said Lisa Reeder of Hot Spring Spas of Peachtree City. Among the specials this month are $2,000 for the Hot Spring “ARIA,” Consumer Digests Best Buy for a hot tub. There is also a trade-in special, add $500 on to the trade-in value guide’s price for your hot tub. (Good only for Hot Spring, Limelight, Tiger River, Hot Spot and Solana)

The local Hot Spring Dealer offers a variety of quality products. Read More»

Orchids are topic at July’s Master Gardener meeting

Geni Smith, Fayette Master Gardener (1997) and member of the Orchid Society, presented a porgram on growing and caring for orchids at the July Fayette Master Gardener Association meeting.  Geni has won many awards for the orchids she grows and brought several beautiful orchids to use for demonstrations.  She repotted an orchid, showing how to set the roots and showed the proper potting mixture to use. Read More»

Kidd, Kerscher, Knauss join local offices of The Home Source, REALTORS

Grace Kidd is affiliated with the company’s Fayette office in Peachtree City. A licensed Realtor since 2004, she is a 25-year resident of Fayetteville. Grace specializes in residential real estate in Fayette, Coweta, Clayton, Henry, and Meriwether counties. Among her skills is excellent customer service honed as a former small business owner in Tyrone. She is a member of the Fayette Board of Realtors. Read More»

National Night Out tonight in Fayetteville, PTC

The community is invited to participate Tuesday in celebrating National Night Out with multiple law enforcement agencies at two different locations tonight. One event will be in front of the Fayetteville Target from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Fayette Pavilion shopping center. The other will be in front of Peachtree City's Target store from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Kedron Village shopping center.

The events will be a special treat for children, as there will be fire trucks, helicopters, police vehicles and others on display. Read More»

PTC to decide on millage rate increase

Council now split between .5 or 1.25 mill hike on property taxes

Thursday night at 6:45 p.m., the Peachtree City Council is slated to host a public hearing on increasing the millage rate by as much as 1.25 mills.

But it is not yet clear if there are three votes among the five council members to enact that increase, or a lower one of .5 mills that has also been discussed. So far, council has been at an impasse on the discussion.

Councilwomen Kim Learnard and Vanessa Fleisch have supported the 1.25 mill increase which would result in a $108 a year increase on a home valued at $272,000. Read More»

Early voting starts for Aug. 10 runoff

Statewide races for Rep. governor, insurance commissioner, other hang in balance with Dem. secretary of state nomination

Early voting for the primary runoff election Aug. 10 started today in three locations in Fayette County. Read More»

2 arrested for S. Fayette burglary

Two men were arrested Friday afternoon after a southeast Fayette homeowner spotted them taking items from her home, sheriff’s deputies said.

Alan Michael Hudson, 19, and Emmanual Deanda Gunter, 18, both of Jonesboro, fled the home on foot to a nearby wooded area, and the homeowner called 911 to report the crime, officials said.

That set off a search conducted by sheriff’s deputies, K-9 units, the sheriff’s department’s helicopter and members of the Fayetteville Police Department, officials said. Read More»

2 wanted in smash and grab burglary

2 wanted in smash and grab burglary

Suspects stole lotto tickets from E. Fayette store

Fayette County sheriff’s detectives are searching for two men who broke into an east Fayette convenience store Read More»

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