F’ville Police arrest five suspects when they return to Dick’s to steal more guns

A gang of robbers decided one trip to Dick’s Sporting Goods was not enough. After breaking into Dick’s in Fayetteville in the early morning hours of December 21 and getting away with nine firearms, five suspects decided to come back for more around 4 a.m. Thursday morning. When five men, believed to be the same…

County says no to annexation request for mysterious development for now

The county isn’t quite ready to say yes to Fayetteville’s request to annex 21.6 acres and rezone it to Business Park as part of a larger, mysterious development. At Thursday night’s meeting, commissioners expressed hesitance to approve it without more details on the project or at least concessions from Fayetteville on a number of conditions….

Peachtree City mayor race going to runoff, ESPLOST passes on election night

As quickly as the final vote tally flashed across the screen, Vanessa Fleisch’s mind was onto December. Inside the Braelinn Golf Club, upon hearing the percentage of votes she accrued, Fleisch revealed a small sliver of disappointment before rejuvenating her supporters for another run at the Peachtree City Mayor in less than a month. The…

Writing Fayette County’s story

by Riley Hicks “Fayette County is like a good book. It’s a story you never want to end,” moderator Gina Martin said in closing Friday morning’s gathering at the Fayette County Public Library. “Hot off the press: Coffee, conversation, and community” brought together local leaders to talk about the direction of Fayette County, especially its…

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