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New #1 - Starr's Mill wins soccer title

New #1 - Starr's Mill wins soccer title

Penalty kicks make difference after deadlock in regulation

And you thought it was a rivalry before.

The Starr’s Mill boys captured their first state title since 2000 with a 4-2 win in penalty kicks on McIntosh’s home turf, Read More»

Coweta Relay for Life this weekend

Coweta Relay for Life this weekend

The Coweta County Relay for Life fundraiser kicks off Friday at 5:30 p.m. and runs until 7 a.m. Saturday at the fairgrounds on Pine Road. The unique event embodies the spirit of the community whose members come together to support each other in the face of the trials and challenges that can come from cancer.

Ellis Crook receives business award

Ellis Crook receives business award

Business owner Ellis Crook, joined by his son Gregg, holds an Award of Excellence for Beautifying Senoia presented by Mayor Robert Belisle (center) at the May 3 City Council meeting for exterior work done at his downtown tire center.

All the kids love Reading Time

All the kids love Reading Time

It’s always a fun time for parents and youngsters at Reading Time. The weekly event is held at the Senoia Library.

Peeples top fund-raiser for youth protection homes

From left, Peeples Principal Erin Roberson, winning students Chris Sellers, Emily Cushing and Michaela Cushing and PE Coach Michelle Binkley. Photo/Special.

Peeples Elementary won top honors in the 19th annual Fayette Youth Power Parade, a walk-a-thon held in Fayette County elementary schools March 29th through April 2nd. The school came in first place and raised $7,391.10 for Fayette Youth Protection Homes, a local non-profit organization which provides shelter and support for children who have been the victims of abuse or neglect. Read More»

South Atlanta Tea Party meets Thursday

The South Atlanta Tea Party will meet Thursday, May 13 at 6:30 p.m. at 800 Commerce Drive in Peachtree City. The meeting will feature Joel Foster of Americans for Prosperity, who will conduct a "Next Step Training" workshop.

For more information contact Cindy Fallon at 770-631-2683 or visit www.southatlantateaparty.org

Oxendine in PTC Sunday

Gubernatorial candidate John Oxendine will have a meet and greet at the Centennial Clubhouse on Centennial Drive in Peachtree City on Sunday, May 16 from 1:15-2:30 p.m.

Fayette Issues group meets tonight

Due to a number of individuals who have conflicts with Tuesday nights, the Fayette County Issues Tea Party will meet Monday, May 10 at 7:00 p.m. at Whitewater Creek Community Center Club House just inside the main gate at Redwine Road & Birkdale Drive.

The meeting will include additional decisions on the direction and goals leading up to the primary election on July 20. Public input is requested.

Anti-bullying workshop to be held May 20

An anti-bullying workshop with information to benefit students and parents will be held May 20 at Sams Auditorium in Fayetteville.

Times Well Spent, Inc. has recently partnered with the Fayette County schools, local law enforcement and the Association of Village PRIDE, Inc. to provide the anti-bullying workshop geared towards the parents of elementary and middle school students. The event will be held at Sam’s Auditorium on May 20 at 7:30 p.m. Read More»