Peachtree City

Starr’s Mill rallies to beat Whitewater, advance to state title match

The road to the Class AAAAA State Championship ran through Whitewater High School on Tuesday night. In an instant classic, the Starr’s Mill Lady Panthers overcame an early deficit to dispel the Whitewater Lady Wildcats 3-2 in five sets. Starr’s Mill advanced to face bitter rival, the McIntosh Lady Chiefs, in the state title game….

Plans revealed for SR 74 North Corridor’s future

Highway 74 is on the brink of a renovation project to alleviate traffic congestion and spur peak performance. At Thursday’s City Council of Peachtree City meeting, a formal presentation was made to outline plans for the Highway 74 North Gateway Corridor stretching from Highway 29. The comprehensive plan spans along the corridor through Fairburn, Tyrone,…

PTC approves townhomes near MacDuff Parkway

The City Council of Peachtree City approved a rezoning amendment to the West Village neighborhood adjacent to MacDuff Parkway at Thursday’s meeting. The original plan, rezoned in 2007, is transitioning a small-scale retail agreement into 42 new townhomes. Under the new amendment, the rezoning is changing to LUR-15 in the Everton Phase 8 project. “We…

County, PTC at odds over annexation requests

Both sides say state forces ‘adversarial’ relationship   Fayette County and Peachtree City are at odds over an annexation request, and both sides say state rules are forcing them to fight. At their August 23 meeting, citing a “material increase in burden upon the county,” specifically related to density of development, traffic, stormwater management, and…

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