Walmart regional officials decided not to evacuate the store
Notification of a bomb threat at the Peachtree City Walmart Wednesday afternoon was one of a number of similar threats made against other Walmart stores in the region. Peachtree City police and fire units responded but left the scene after Walmart corporate officials decided not to evacuate the store. Read More»
The Fayette County Board of Commissioners dealt with two rezoning requests at its Dec. 11 meeting with no public comment, not even from the applicants.
A petition from Davis, LLC and agent Rick Halbert for rezoning of 63.89 acres on Davis Road was unanimously approved. The property had previously been split into A-R and R-40 sections, and the new zoning will place the entire tract under the R-40 designation. Read More»
There is something truly special about this time of year, as we, as a nation, seem to recognize that this is the season for giving. Many of us are blessed in that despite difficult financial circumstances, we still have the ability to give something – even if it is a simple card. Recently, I had a conversation that motivated me to come out of my self-imposed sabbatical and write this article on giving. Read More»
Be a Santa to a Senior (BASTAS) volunteer John Lacey helps navigate through the pile of gifts at BASTAS’ Wrapping Party Gala. Volunteers from assisted living homes, senior service organizations and the Fayette community flooded Heritage Christian Church in Fayetteville Dec. 13 to wrap Christmas presents for seniors in need. Members of BASTAS, an offshoot of Home Instead, a senior care service, will later distribute the gifts. Photo/Bethan Adams.