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Wildcat talents shine at CBVI show

The school year is ending with a high note thanks to the annual CBVI Talent Show at Whitewater High School. A number of exceptional students showed off an array of talents from singing and dancing to playing musical instruments and exercise. There was even an appearance by the comedy duo Steinberg and Fudge. Students performing… Continue reading Wildcat talents shine at CBVI show

Special Olympics brings out smiles

Wednesday was a gorgeous day filled with fun as Starr’s Mill played host to the county’s Special Olympics field day. (Staff photos by Christopher Dunn)

Fayetteville teen missing

         

VFW Post formally renamed Helen K. Denton Post No. 3650

Senoia leaders like Tigchelaar’s Main Street expansion plan

Senoia’s Planning Commission on Tuesday night gave an initial thumbs-up to a plan to bring more retail, restaurant and even residential buildings to the city’s historic Main Street District, a project managed and partly owned by Raleigh Studios Atlanta owner Scott Tigchelaar. For the most part, planning commissioners’ votes amount to recommendations, which will then… Continue reading Senoia leaders like Tigchelaar’s Main Street expansion plan

Elderly driver crashes Fayetteville party (city)

An elderly driver crashed into the entrance of Party City in the Fayette Pavilion on Friday afternoon. Cashiers reported hearing a loud “boom” from the front of the store, causing them to run toward the back of the building for safety. Nobody was injured in the accident. A police officer on scene said the shattered… Continue reading Elderly driver crashes Fayetteville party (city)

Mural chosen for Crosstown water plant

The Fayette County Public Art Committee recently put out a call to artists to submit a mural design for one of the walls the Crosstown Water Treatment Plant on TDK Boulevard. The image above shows what the wall may look like after artist Pash Lima’s design is painted on. Lima was the winner from among… Continue reading Mural chosen for Crosstown water plant

Sights from Inman Farm Heritage Days

Hudson Plaza buildings demolished for Hwy 92 realignment

An estimated three-day demolition process at Fayetteville’s Hudson Plaza II began Monday morning, Sep. 22 as a track hoe pushed down most of an entire building within the shopping center. That area is being cleared for the construction of a new roadway that will connect a soon-to-be-realigned Hwy. 92 with North Jeff Davis Drive. The… Continue reading Hudson Plaza buildings demolished for Hwy 92 realignment

Starr’s Mill senior crowned Miss Georgia Outstanding Teen

Miss America Outstanding Teen 2015 Olivia McMillan (left) crowns Abigail Feltner Miss Georgia Outstanding Teen 2015 in a special ceremony and reception held on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at Glendalough Manor in Tyrone. Feltner, who was named Miss Starr’s Mill in January 2014, is a senior at Starr’s Mill High School. Photo by Matt Boyd.

Miss America Outstanding Teen 2015 Olivia McMillan (left) crowns Abigail Feltner Miss Georgia Outstanding Teen 2015 in a special ceremony and reception held on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at Glendalough Manor in Tyrone. Feltner, who was named Miss Starr’s Mill in January 2014, is a senior at Starr’s Mill High School. Photo by Matt Boyd.