tax far below projections
the first two months of the fiscal year, the slowed economy has hit
Peachtree City hardest in its collection of hotel-motel tax revenues.
wants development moratorium
screams "STOP!" like a moratorium.
center open to all but not all know it
it or not, the Peachtree City Tennis Center suffers from a serious image
drive turnout good
blood drive at The Gathering Place in Peachtree City was a smashing
SPLOST votes passes muster
County's residents decided this year to approve a county-sponsored special
purpose local option sales tax to build a new courthouse.
system's tax vote goes splat
school officials were scratching their heads early in 2001 after voters
narrowly rejected an extension of the special purpose local option sales
election splits city in half
one of the most bitterly contested elections in years, Councilman Dianne
Cleveland was swept into the Senoia mayor's office in early November.
schooler wins chess tournament
East Coweta middle schooler came out tops in the first Coweta County
system chess tournament earlier this month.
set Georgia and Dixie Zone records
members of the Southside Seals swim team competed in the first St. Nicholas
Inviational Short Course Meters masters swim meet in Marietta recently.
The meet attracted almost 200 swimmers from 34 teams throughout the
Dixie Zone and as far away as Illinois, Michiganm and Texas. Seals swimmers
had some great swims and wins on their way to a top ten team finish.
for arena football's Barracudas in January
The Pensacola Barracudas
of the Arena Football League will hold an open tryout for the 2002 Arena
Season on Saturday, Jan. 26th at Dacula High School. The tryout will
include the 40 yard Dash, 225 bench press, the 10 yard short shuttle,
vertical jump and one on one drills.
fun-filled years of expressing my opinions and hearing yours
By DAVID EPPS
This month is an
anniversary of sorts for me. This month, I observe the fifth anniversary
of writing a weekly column for The Citizen newspapers. I have missed
only two weeks, so, I figure that's somewhere in the neighborhood of
258 articles, give or take one or two.
participation making air travel safe for law-abiding citizens
always found a quick post-holiday getaway to be helpful in making it
through the remainder of a potentially depressing winter without going
bonkers. To that end, my wife and I will leave our son in the capable
hands of his grandparents for three days and spend the second weekend
of January in sunny south Florida.
joys and perils of Christmas cookies and bathtub-thawed turkeys
Fayette County Fire & Emergency Services
Well it finally
happened to me at 43 I have a pudge. One of my wife's friends at work
just had open heart surgery, and now we have to eat healthy. We cut
down eating red meat, chicken, and pork to once a week and some form
of pasta the rest of the time. (Do you know they can make pasta into
any shape they want to?)
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