Once again the Senoia Tour of Homes was more than satisfying. Bill and I, along with my sister Deb from Auburn, donned cold-weather gear and bundled into our golf cart just after 5 p.m. Sunday just as the sun was setting on a glorious winter day. Signs of the recent snowfall were still evident as…

PTC Rotary Club celebrates Japan-Georgia friendship

Thursday’s regular meeting of the Peachtree City Rotary Club was a special affair. Japanese Appreciation Day brought out several members of the local Japanese corporate community, along with special speaker Takashi Shinozuka, Consul General for the Consulate of Japan managing the southeastern states. As Rotarian Charlie Nelson explained, friendship was the reason for the celebration….

National audience meets family behind beloved Christmas tradition

For nearly 30 years, the Gaddy family’s Christmas Lights Extravaganza has been lighting up smiles brighter than the wattage in the thousands of festive bulbs in their drive-through winter wonderland. Now, the rest of the country knows the tradition that Fayette holds so dear. When the new season of ABC’s The Great Christmas Light Fight…

F.M. Farr

Mr. F.M. Farr, 87, of Fayetteville passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017. F.M. was born in Tyrone, on January 6, 1930 to the late Henry Grady and Mary Louise Farr, one of seven children. He graduated from Fayette County High School and went on to marry his wife of 64 years, Evelyn Bailey Farr ….

Sweet Holiday Treats

This is always one of the busiest and most exciting weeks of the year. The first week in December. The week after Thanksgiving. Black Friday, Football Rivalries, Parades, Annual Tree Lighting events, Musical Performances, Etc., Etc., Etc., as the King of Siam would say! And the weeks to follow will be full of parties, get-togethers…

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