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Tornado watch issued for Gwinnett, metro until 6 p.m.

The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a tornado watch for Gwinnett County and much of north Georgia until 6 p.m. today. A strong line of storms is moving east from Dalton to Adairsville. A flash flood watch also remains in effect as showers and thunderstorms increase across north and central Georgia. Forecasters […]

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Harry W. Hicks of Peachtree City

Harry Wilbur Hicks Harry W. Hicks, 6-8-1925 – 5-8-2017, was born in College Park, Ga. where he grew up with his parents and younger brother, Bill. After graduating from Georgia Military Academy, he entered the Navy ROTC program and trained at Georgia Tech. After the war ended, Mr. Hicks married his childhood sweetheart, Laura Leigh […]

Peachtree City begins parade registration

Peachtree City is accepting applications for its annual Fourth of July parade. City residents, businesses, civic groups, churches and politicians can participate at no charge. Fayette County groups in those categories can apply starting May 24; businesses must pay $50 per entry and all others $25. City residents may not apply on behalf of any […]

Peachtree City police promise intersection enforcement

Peachtree City’s police department is pledging to continue traffic enforcement at the intersection of Ga. 74 and Ga. 54. The city acknowledged Wednesday that “congestion is far worse than normal the past few days,” primarily for those going northbound in Peachtree City and trying to turn west toward Newnan, only to get stuck in the […]

Former chair: Rein in WASA, cut generous perks

Peachtree City’s sewer system socks away too much money, ignores opportunities for rate reductions for rate payers in favor of too-generous employee pay and benefits and fails to plan adequately for future maintenance and expansion needs, a former chairman of the autonomous authority charges in a letter to the editor. WASA had no comment by […]

Peachtree City may waive fees, give grant for Rinnai expansion

The April 20 meeting of the Peachtree City Council will include consideration of a jobs grant and impact fee waiver for Rinnai Corporation. Rinnai has plans to expand its operation in the city by renovating 25,100 sq. ft. of office space, constructing a 37,560 sq. ft. office building and adding 53 new jobs with an […]

The Beauty Of PeachTree City

Peachtree City is well-regarded as one of those solutions that is going to blow you away and will be well worth visiting at least once in your life. Here is more on why people adore this city and all that it has to offer. Great People The people are the first thing you are going […]

New Peachtree City center welcomes visitors

Many people inside and outside of Georgia have heard of Peachtree City, but not all have had a chance to visit. Maybe they know about the iconic golf carts, have attended a concert or sporting event, or have a favorite TV show or movie that was filmed nearby. But now if they stop in, there’s […]

Two dead from possible drug overdose in Peachtree City

PEACHTREE CITY, GA (CBS46) - Peachtree City police are investigating the death of two men on Tuesday. Joey Corvino Jr., 24, of Peachtree City and Richard Deraney Jr., 26, of Fayetteville were both found unresponsive at a house on Clifton Lane around 10:00 a.m. CPR was initiated by a family member as well as the […]

Things To Do In Peachtree City Georgia

There is a large city located in the state of Georgia called Peachtree City, a place that you may have never heard of. It is located in Lafayette County, and is actually the largest city in the county with about 35,000 people. It is located southwest of Atlanta, and if you happen to travel into […]