Peachtree City

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….

Team effort nabs suspects in multi-jurisdiction crimes

Special to Fayette Newspapers A joint effort between the Peachtree City Police Department, Coweta County Sheriff’s Office, Fayetteville Police Department, and Tyrone Police Department has resulted in several arrests, across three jurisdictions, for thefts from vehicles and other related crimes. On Saturday, November 18, a patrol sergeant from the Peachtree City Police Department stopped a…

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…

PTC family putting their small business on national TV

by Riley Hicks From the moment Chris and Lizz McKay walk into the office every morning to the time they turn off the lights at the end of the day, both spend countless hours in the shop creating the most extraordinary shuffleboards. With their hands, Venture Shuffleboard builds beautifully-crafted pieces of art and entertainment. Their…

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