Monthly Archives: July 2017

Chance Encounters

When I began looking for last-minute lodging in the Gulf Shores area a few weeks ago, I never dreamed that Bill and I would find ourselves “holed-up” in a fifth-wheel travel trailer under a grove of giant oak trees just off County Road 9 near Magnolia Springs, Alabama. Not only did the HomeAway site, which…

Fayetteville’s Overlook rezoning debate continues

A battle along Veterans Parkway is looming over the contentious rezoning request for The Overlook, a proposed .944-acre office building to be situated in the middle of Pinewood properties. Thursday night’s Fayetteville City Council Meeting brought the first reading for the rezoning request. Jimmy Pace with Pace Real Estate and Development is asking that the…

A ‘legals’ issue: Public notices wrongly directed to court

One of the principal missions of a local newspaper is to expose questionable conduct among elected officials, thus creating a community where everyone—from the average citizen to those in power—are held equally accountable for their actions. On Monday, July 3, an employee of Fayette Clerk of Superior Court Sheila Studdard called the bookkeeper at Fayette…

Fayette Newspapers  - 210 Jeff Davis Place, P.O. Box 96 Fayetteville, GA 30214 - (770) 461-6317 • To access legal notices visit http://www.georgiapublicnotice.com/.