Fayette County Newswire

Fayette County Newswire

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  1. Incoming city councilmen want Fairburn to shineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Newly elected Fairburn city councilmen Pat Pallend and James Whitmore are approaching improvement to Fairburn from different angles, one focusing on business and the other on land use. Pallend, 70, said he will concentrate on "smart growth" endeavors.


  2. Deputies: 2 men behind bars in connection to 2014 arsonRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... counts of murder. Dixon turned himself in early Monday and authorities found and booked Jones Monday evening. Fayette County deputies say 28-year-old Cheryl Ward and 40-year-old Jamie Castillo died after the house they were in was set ablaze in ...


  3. How To Be Ready For Georgia's Winter WeatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    It's been a mild season so far in Georgia. But with chilliest days of the year yet to come -- the official first day of winter is December 22 -- weather experts are urging Georgians to be prepared.


  4. Physically and emotionally starved Bullmastiff fighting for her lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    In Peachtree City, Georgia, volunteers from the non profit rescue, Hounds in Pounds . ended the Thanksgiving weekend holiday in shock, sadness and tears.


  5. Twenty-three scary houses: before and afterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    1. AFTER: This was a true DIY project. The house was gutted and completed renovated.


  6. Mind and soul therapy on a winding country roadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | John Hope Bryant

    Sometimes, all the mind, body and soul needs is a positive distraction. I had just that this afternoon, when I took the Lotus out on some quiet country roads just outside of Atlanta, ending up in a place call Tyrone, Georgia.


  7. FEATURE: Mulkey donates items to local Hall; Special package contains Olympic memorabilia from 2000Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Griffin Daily News

    Tommy Mulkey , Griffin High Class of 1991, with some of the Olympic gear he received while cycling for Team USA during the 2000 Summer Olympics in Australia.


  8. Faith MattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 27 | SavannahNow

    Send items two weeks before an event to [email protected] or fax to Faith Matters, 912-525-0796. Notices must be typed and include the name and telephone number of a contact person to answer questions.


  9. Global weather patterns to bring wet, cold winter to GeorgiaRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 26 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Pacific El NiA o weather pattern is now officially the strongest on record, boosting meteorologists' expectations that winter in this part of the world is likely to be cold and wet. Weather watchers are also keeping an eye on another developing weather pattern that tends to make winter colder in the United States - the early formation of the Siberian snow pack.


  10. 'Needless experiment': Cities weigh gov't-backed broadband, critics see tax $$ at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | Fox News

    A push by cities across the country to get into the business of the Internet is raising concerns that local governments, with Washington's blessing, are meddling where they are not needed -- and wasting taxpayer dollars in the process. The push was fueled earlier this year, when President Obama in January introduced a plan for municipal broadband projects which, according to the administration, would encourage "competition and choice" while offering a "level-playing field" for high-speed Internet access.


  11. Lady Bears whip Sandy Creek, remain undefeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Griffin Daily News

    Griffin High junior Andeija Puckett prepares to shoot a free throw at The House against Sandy Creek Tuesday night.


  12. LED Luminaire conserves energy for site and roadway applications.Read the original story

    Monday Nov 23 | ThomasNet

    Offered in 4 optical distributions that deliver controlled, uniform illumination, Lumark Prevail combines arm mount for facilitated installation and multiple controls options: scheduled on/off, scheduled dimming, occupancy detection, and daylight harvesting. Lumen packages range from 6,10015,100 lm for replacing HID products from 150400 W, and lumen maintenance is rated >92% at 60,000 hr.


  13. Anderson v. Southern Home Care Services IncRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | FindLaw

    J. MarcusEdward Howard, Geoffrey Edward Pope, Pope & Howard, P.C ., Atlanta, Benjamin H. Terry, Law Offices of Benjamin H. Terry, Peachtree City, J. Derek Braziel, Dallas, Texas, for Anderson et al. Matthew A. Boyd, Ronald Glen Polly Jr., Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young, LLP, Atlanta, for Southern Home Care Services, Inc. et al. In 2013, former employees of two in-home personal care companies sued their former employers, asserting that they had not been paid the minimum wage to which they are entitled under the Georgia Minimum Wage Law , OCGA A A 34-4-1 to 34-4-6.


  14. Georgia Judicial Appointments ChallengedRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 24 | Courthouse News Service

    Three Georgia attorneys and a minister are among those challenging the constitutionality of a state law that created three new seats of the state court of appeals that were filled by the governor last month. The petition filed in the Fulton County Superior Court names Gov. Nathan Deal and the newly appointed judges, Amanda Mercier, Nels Peterson and Brian Rickman as defendants.


  15. Mocs Volleyball Finishes Second In SoCon ChampionshipRead the original story

    Monday Nov 23 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Chattanooga Mocs volleyball team dropped a 3-0 match to Furman in the finals of the Southern Conference Tournament in Cullowhee, N.C. This was UTC's first runner-up finish in the SoCon Championships since 2001.


  16. Ole Miss brings momentum into Egg BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | Sunherald.com

    The bye week paid off for No. 19 Ole Miss on Saturday as the Rebels knocked off then-No.


  17. UTC Volleyball Advances To SoCon Championship Match For First Time Since 2001Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 22 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Chattanooga Mocs volleyball team advances to the finals of the Southern Conference Championships for the first time since 2001 after a 3-1 win over ETSU.


  18. Bears lose first game this year; Lady Bears 2-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 | Griffin Daily News

    Tyshaun Crawford scored 7 points, grabbed 9 rebounds and had 3 blocked shots to lead Griffin in a 64-37 loss to Southwest Atlanta Christian on Friday night at Milton High School in the Verizon Classic Basketball Tournament.


  19. Mrs. Emily SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Griffin Daily News

    She was born in Brooks, daughter of the late William Ray Fleming and Janie Woods Fleming.


  20. Chair-ity event to benefit children in Union CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    From right to left, Girl Scouts Reagan Turner with her Georgia Bulldogs chair, Olivia Herrmann with her Dumbo chair and Paige Grisamore with her Cinderella chair anticipate raising funds for Christian City at its Chair-ity event Dec. 3 in Peachtree City. Volunteers at Union City nonprofit Christian City are preparing for the ninth annual Chair-ity event, set for Dec. 3 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Dolce Atlanta-Peachtree in Peachtree City.