Peachtree City

Vincent Francis Rossetti of Peachtree City

Vincent Francis Rossetti

Vincent Francis Rossetti, a retired custom homebuilder, whose company worked in dozens of Georgia communities, died of cancer Wednesday at his home in Peachtree City. He was 85. Read More»

Joseph F. Langdon, 77, of Peachtree City

Joseph F. Langdon, 77, of Peachtree City, passed away September 26, 2014. Read More»

Manuel Adams of Peachtree City

On Wednesday September 10, 2014 Manuel "Hamby" Adams passed from this world following complications from lung cancer.

Born to Mary (Adams) Owens and James Arthur Adams on June 23, 1938 in Haralson County, Ga., Hamby loved growing up in a small town where everyone knows your name and friendships come easily. Hamby kept that kind spirit with him every day of his life. Read More»

A big help

A big help

The Peachtree City Police Department received a donation from Clothes Less Traveled. The check is to help fund the department’s CERT program for the coming year. It will be used in a variety of ways to help fund both the adult and teen programs. The grant was approved as one of their many community based grants they offer. Photo/Submitted

A close-up to history

A close-up to history

Cub Scout Bears, third graders, from Den 9 of Peachtree City’s Pack 75 took a tour of the Dixie Wing for their “What Makes America Great” meeting. Scouts, parents and siblings had a great time learning about WWII and getting a close look at all of the airplanes from a Dixie Wing Colonel, Willard Womack (standing in the back on the right). For more information about Pack 75, please visit http://ptcpack75.mypack.us/; for more information about the Commemorative Air Force Dixie Wing, please visit http://www.dixiewing.org/. Photo/Submitted.

Chief McCollom to beef up PTC cart path patrols

Peachtree City police officers have completed training to increase the number of patrols on city cart paths. Photo/PTC Police Department.

Peachtree City police officers are beefing up their presence on the city’s 90 miles of cart paths. With recent training now complete, all regular, reserve and auxiliary officers have been trained Read More»

Noted builder dies

Noted builder dies

One of the business captains who helped shape Peachtree City died of cancer at his home Wednesday afternoon.

Vincent Rossetti,85,a retired custom homebuilder, whose company worked in dozens of Georgia communities, and was one of the first major builders in Peachtree City was a native of Baltimore and came to the area more than 40 years ago. Read More»

Memory Walk is Oct.4

Walking is great exercise. People of all ages can participate to keep physically fit. Walking alone affords the opportunity to clear and refresh your mind. Walking with others, whether with friends or family, lets you share the latest news or personal thoughts. But did you know walking can also help end Alzheimer’s disease and aid those stricken by that fatal disease?

Your opportunity to help comes at 8 a.m. Oct. 4 by participating in the 15th annual Southern Crescent Walk To End Alzheimer’s. Read More»

Pickleball coming to PTC

Pickleball coming to PTC

Never heard of it?

The game has actually been around nearly 50 years. It was invented in 1965 by a man in the state of Washington who named it after his dog, Pickles.

A cross between tennis, badminton and ping pong, pickleball can be played indoors or outdoors. According to those who already play, the rules are simple and can be learned in a few minutes. Read More»

Parking update for Dragon Boat Races

Planning on attending the Peachtree City International Festival and Rotary Dragon Boat Races at Lake McIntosh on Saturday? Here is what you need to know about parking.

There will be 250 parking spaces available at Lake McIntosh on a first come, first serve basis. There will be another 30 spaces on the egress, though parking will not be available on the ingress portion of the road.

Handicap parking will be available on site. There will be limited golf cart parking.  Overflow parking is available at TDK. Read More»

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