Articles by Christopher Dunn

Christopher Dunn has been the sports editor for Fayette Newspapers since 2011, in addition to running Fayette Game Day magazine. He is a graduate of Fayette County schools, as well as a graduate of Georgia State University with a degree in journalism. Follow him on twitter @fayettesports.


Crawford facing charges of ‘egregious misconduct’ from judicial watchdog group

Griffin Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Robert “Mac” Crawford is being formally charged in the alleged theft of more than $15,000 from the Pike County court’s registry that he put in his personal account. Back in April it was reported that Crawford was under investigation by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. While the GBI investigates,…

City of Fayetteville approves Fiscal Year 2019 Budget

The City of Fayetteville has their budget. At Thursday night’s meeting, the City Council approved the Fiscal Year 2019 Budget. Thursday was the second reading of the proposed budget, leaving few questions left to answer, as the three attending council members voted for approval. The total of all funds comes to $55,050,992, with $15,482,481 coming…

F’ville voters get to decide fate of ‘Brunch Bill’ Nov. 6

If voters deem it so, City of Fayetteville restaurants can start serving a little sooner on Sundays. Following an affirmative vote by the city council Thursday night, Fayetteville will decide in November if restaurants will be able to start serving alcohol 90 minutes earlier on Sundays. Dubbed the “Mimosa Mandate” or the “Brunch Bill,” Governor…

County 911 to get new public safety radio system

Fayette County 911 is continuing its push for innovation with a new public safety radio system. At Thursday night’s meeting, the County Board of Commissioners approved the contract for a new system by E.F. Johnson Company, based on the recommendation of an evaluation committee of personnel from Fayette County 911, Peachtree City Police Department, Tyrone…

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