Peachtree City Mayor Vanessa Fleisch on Feb. 16 recognized members of the Peachtree City chapter of the Order of Demolay in celebration of the 98th anniversary of the organization’s founding. Pictured, are Fleisch at the podium, and, from left, chapter President Logan Banks, member Kurt Wilson, chapter Sweetheart Faith Mills, advisor Hans Wilson and […]
The Peachtree City Rowing Club (PTCRC) has officially opened registration for the spring rowing season. The club is once again offering the popular Learn-to-Row program designed for youth and adults interested in learning the fundamentals of rowing. The middle school program is geared toward youth who participated in the fall and/ or winter programs, […]
East Coweta’s most successful city is now looking to upgrade its sewer capacity to aid future developments. Senoia’s city leaders brainstormed about the best way to increase the city’s sewer and water capacity during its retreat in Dillard last month. City Councilman Jeff Fisher confirmed the city had been approached by Peachtree City officials […]
Piedmont Fayette Hospital was one of more than two dozen hospitals in the metro Atlanta area to participate Feb. 16 in a mass casualty drill coordinated by the Georgia Department of Public Health and the University of Georgia. Twenty-five students from Luella High School in Locust Grove played the part of patients who were […]
Former Ga. Rep. Virgil Fludd of Tyrone will speak to the Fayette County Historical Society at its Feb. 19 meeting.
Virgil Fludd is a senior advisor in Dentons’ Public Policy and Regulation practice group. His focus is on Georgia government affairs, at the local and state levels, for clients across a range of sectors. He has particular experience working with the highly regulated financial technology industry and the film and television industry. The Fayette County […]
Coweta County was recently selected as the Georgia location a team of election specialists visited Jan. 24 to see how the county’s election operation works. Jane Scoggins, superintendent of elections, guided the group as they looked at how elections are conducted in a small jurisdiction including overviews of the responsibilities of the supervisor of […]
[Editor’s note: The Citizen asked readers to email their opinions about Superintendent Joseph Barrow’s letter to let individual Fayette County schools decide whether to allow students to view the Jan. 20 Presidential Inauguration ceremonies. Here are some of their responses.]
[Editor’s note: The Citizen asked readers to email their opinions about Superintendent Joseph Barrow’s letter to let individual schools decide whether to allow students to view the Jan. 20 inauguration ceremonies. Here are some of their responses.] I am the parent of two students. My middle school student (who attends WMS) was given the option […]
The pancake flippers were hard at work on Jan. 28 for the 26th Annual Peachtree City Kiwanis Club Pancake Breakfast held at McIntosh High School. Pictured, from front, are Bill Posey, Jim Mash and John Dufresne. In the photo to the right, pancakes were all the rage and making quick work of the tasty cakes […]
Liberty Tech Charter School’s Maverick Machines robotics team will advance to the First LEGO League (FLL) Georgia State Championships after taking the Robot Performance Award in the Athens Super-Regional Competition. Pictured, front row from left, are Julian Tonnis, Harper Andrews, Nana “Junior” Amoji, Jr., Marcus Colson and Ayden Wright; and, second row from left, are […]
Peachtree City Police Chief Janet Moon presented Senoia Police Chief Jason Edens with the department’s recertification for this year. Senoia is one of just over 100 police departments in the state that is certified. The certification requires the department to maintain hundreds of practices and procedures. Photo/John Thompson.