Local mom of three loses baby weight and finds a love for lifting at TFW Fayette in Peachtree City

Carly Burch didn’t really expect to like lifting weights when she started about two years ago. She was a gymnast and cheerleader until about 16, but since then her only exercise had been running. That all changed when she started training with Chris Akeman, founder of Training for Warriors Fayette in Peachtree City. “I’ve never…

No injuries in hospital fire

Fayetteville firefighters, with assistance from county crews, spent two hours tracking down a small fire that produced big smoke within the walls of Piedmont Fayette Hospital late Friday morning. According to Fayetteville Fire Chief Alan Jones, the nearly-midday fire alarm call was quickly upgraded to warrant a full response when smoke was seen coming from…

Board of Elections will decide format of special election to replace Commissioner Coston

The contentious question of how to conduct a special election to replace Commissioner Pota Coston will be determined next week by the Fayette County Board of Elections. Fayette Newspapers reported this week on comments from County Administrator Steve Rapson that the county was leaning toward holding the special election under an at-large system, as opposed…

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