Friday Dec 13
Tragedy strikes Winder family twice
A local family is trying to cope with the loss of a 13-month-old boy who died just days after another tragedy.
Friday Dec 13
Obamacare could affect Georgia fire departments
Some Georgia fire departments have told their firefighters they must cut their hours due to the new healthcare law.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Elaborate lights display celebrates Auburn touchdown
A Fayette County homeowner is still celebrating Auburn's win over Alabama. Robert Burton's Christmas lights display pays tribute to the touchdown that shook up the SEC! His light show, which plays the Auburn touchdown against Alabama on repeat, attracts crowds every night.
Fayette Daily News
PTC couple arrested for elder abuse
A Peachtree City couple were arrested on elder abuse charges after police allege they pressured an elderly man to lease his home and proceeded to sell off various items from his home.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Short break from rain headed our way, but rain returns for weekend
Crossing guard Sharon Ann Rucker dons her raincoat and carries an umbrella on a rainy Monday as students leave Fair Street School in Gainesville for the day.
John Scott Beatty, 62, entered into rest Saturday, December 7, 2013. He was born in Commerce, the son of the late Scott Beatty and Vera Davis Beatty Pace of Winder.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
VIDEO: Car break-in suspects lead police on high-speed chase
Three men accused of breaking into cars at a Fayette County church were arrested after a high-speed chase, authorities said.
Auto break-in suspects arrested
Three suspects believed to be responsible for breaking into vehicles in a church parking lot in Peachtree City were arrested in Coweta County Wednesday morning.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Lower water level permits culvert project
Now that Lake Lanier is hovering around full pool, Hall County is moving forward on a major culvert repair project in West Hall.
Fayette Daily News
Fleisch wins mayoral election
It was all over for the Peachtree City mayoral election by 8:15 p.m.. With all 12 precincts reporting and 72.15 percent of the vote, former city councilmember Vanessa Fleisch will be taking her place in the mayor's seat come this January.
Run-Off Elections Held Today
The City of Atlanta and other municipalities will hold run-off elections today December 3. Many school boards, city councils, and mayors will still be decided.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Robots help evaluate Peachtree City sewer
For the past year and a half, the Peachtree City Water and Sewerage Authority has been assessing the condition of its sewer system with the help of Solo Unmanned Inspection Robots and similar technologies of RedZone Robotics.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
How dry was it?
Did you or someone you know have difficulty breathing, have a sore throat or nasal passages Friday? If so, the culprit might not have been a "bug" you picked up at a Thanksgiving gathering or while Black Friday shopping.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Atlanta has coldest Thanksgiving in over 100 years
The low temperature Thursday morning dropped to 22 degrees at 7:34 a.m., making it the coldest Thanksgiving since 1911 when it was 21 degrees, according to the National Weather Service in Peachtree City .
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Wintry weather could hamper travelers
On Monday, there were reports of snow flurries in Palmetto and Moreland. Tuesday night, there was a chance of sleet and a slight chance of flurries, with lows in the mid 30s, according to the National Weather Service.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Daily Tribune News
CVB reflects on pageants, looks ahead to renegotiating contract
Looking back on last weekend's Miss Georgia USA and Miss Georgia Teen USA pageants, the Cartersville-Bartow County Convention & Visitors Bureau's staff is pleased with its turnout and looks forward to continuing this economic development project.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Fayette Daily News
Developer discusses impact of Pinewood
At a recent meeting of the Fayette County Republican Women's Club, entrepreneur Len Gough, with the ProMaker Development Group, talked about the project that is being deemed the way to a true renaissance period for Fayette County with the potential of bringing billions of dollars into the county's stuttering economy.
Wet, messy Tuesday forecast, but Thankgsiving will be sunny
Athens and north Georgia could see up to two inches of rain Tuesday and a possibly even a dusting of snow Wednesday, but Thanksgiving Day shapes up to be clear, though cold, forecasters say.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Increasing Likelihood of Ice in North Georgia
This from the National Weather Service a little while ago... "AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION...UPDATED NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA 1054 AM EST SUN NOV 24 2013 .UPDATE... NO CHANGES TO THE FORECAST TODAY OR MOST OF TOMORROW HAVE BEEN MADE AT THIS TIME.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Seasons second big chill on the way
North Georgians are being told to brace for the season's second "big chill." The National Weather Service in Peachtree City says a strong cold front will move through North Georgia Friday night and Saturday, bringing with it heavy rains but no severe weather.