rental flight ends in disaster for 3
investigators were closely examining the wreckage from the fatal plane
crash at Falcon Field Saturday that claimed the lives of three Atlanta
to discuss West Village annexation Thurs.
The proposed annexation
of the West Village area will be discussed at Thursday night's Peachtree
City Council meeting.
Pointe likely to be tabled again
Although work continues
on the proposed Deer Pointe development on the west side of Fayetteville,
no action by the city is expected this month.
classes solution: a new SPLOST?
Heads are still
being counted in Fayette County's 26 public schools following the opening
of the 2001-2002 school year Monday. But one thing is certain: More
classroom space is needed, with almost every school at or exceeding
its capacity level, according to School Superintendent Dr. John DeCotis.
rift widens between county, Tyrone
to fly as Fayette County and local city officials try to decide whose
citizens are getting the gold mine and whose are getting the shaft,
fires volley at Cannon
commissioners have scheduled a public hearing on proposed impact fees
to pay for a new jail and for fire services, and may go forward with
or without the town of Tyrone.
board lame ducks to make crucial decisions
Although a quorum
of the Fayette County Board of Education will be made up of new members
starting in January, at least one far-reaching decision will be made
by the current board before new members take their seat.
watch Tyrone sewer talks with some interest
between the town of Tyrone and south Fulton County will have input from
the Fayette County Board of Education as well.
sues county over sewer request
Chariots of Fire
Ministries has sued Fayette County for the right to buy sewer service
from Clayton County, according to its attorney.
aims for cohesiveness
the Fayette County Commission and county staff will be Chris Cofty's
main focus for the next six months, he said.
election races remain for November
Two Fayette County
elections were finalized during last week's General Primary runoff,
with five remaining to be decided in the General Election Nov. 7.
crash kills woman
A Fairburn woman
was killed Friday evening in a two-car accident on Ga. Highway 92 North
near Hickory Road.
Barnes gears up for commission race
Jane Barnes has waited quietly in the wings while Republicans started
with three candidates seeking the party nomination for County Commission
Post 1, whittled that down to two, and then one.
new phone system gives emergency information in a flash
To inform local
residents of an emergency situation occurring nearby, Fayette County
emergency officials need only to make one phone call.
going to work for Mattingly
When Fayette County
Republican Chairman Eric Dial received the call from Mack Mattingly
asking him to be his finance director, Dial says, I did not hesitate.
I said, `yes, sir.'
calls off workshop
City Council has once again decided that it is unnecessary to conduct
a workshop prior to its regular meeting
to manage Collins campaign here
Commissioner Herb Frady has been named Fayette campaign chairman for
the reelection campaign of U.S. Rep. Mac Collins.
commissioners have reappointed Billy Shaw to the county Recreation Commission
for a four-year term retroactive to April 1, expiring March 31, 2004.
to visit Brooks
U.S. Rep. Mac Collins
will visiting in the town of Brooks Friday, Aug. 25 at 10:30 a.m.
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