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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»

Feliciano at 'The Fred' Aug. 7

Feliciano at 'The Fred' Aug. 7

Acclaimed by critics as the “Greatest Living Guitarist” and known as the first Latin artist to cross over into the English music market, Jose Feliciano brings his talent to the stage of the Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater in Peachtree City on Saturday, Aug. 7 as the final concert in the 2010 BMW of South Atlanta Summer Concert Series. Read More»

Twilight brings back 'Les Miz' for final weekend

Robert Gould of Fayetteville and Erin Macke of Peachtree City

The Twilight Theatre's production of “Les Miserables: School Edition” continues July 30 and 31 at The Frederick Brown, Jr. Amphitheater in Peachtree City. This popular Broadway musical stars Robert Gould of Fayetteville, Michael Reep,  Celia Sullivan, Erin Macke, Olivia  Werneke, Olivia Ricker, and Nora Wilfong of Peachtree City, Anthony Spezzano of Tyrone,  Paige Smith of Jonesboro, and Korey Echols of McDonough, along with a supporting cast of 70 students. Read More»

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From left are Leonard Harris, Pamela Range-Kellum and Frank Bell. Photo/Michael Boylan.

Uncle Frank’s BBQ wins them over with great food served in unassuming location

If you’ve traveled up Georgia Hwy 92 from Fayetteville towards Fairburn, you’ve likely driven right by Uncle Frank’s BBQ and never even noticed. In fact, unless you’ve stopped at the Chevron gas station where Frank Bell and Leonard Harris have set up shop for close to two years, you probably have missed it altogether. As anyone who has ever been fortunate enough to find this restaurant can tell you, that is a big mistake and one that should be remedied as soon as possible. Read More»

Peachtree City Picnic Basket offers something for everyone

Peachtree City Picnic Basket offers something for everyone

Fresh Food with Hometown Charm! That’s the motto of the Peachtree City Picnic Basket. The newest restaurant to hit the south side of Atlanta has the look of a franchise but the charm of a “Mom & Pop” store.  Read More»

Cutting the ribbon at The Half Shell

Cutting the ribbon at The Half Shell

The Half Shell in Fayetteville had a ribbon cutting with the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce on June 17. Owner Natalie Pitchford did the honors at the ceremony. The Half Shell, located at 805 Lanier Avenue in Fayetteville, is known for their fresh apalachicola oysters, their hot dogs and pulled pork bbq. Phone 770-460-4226 for more information. Photo/Special.