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‘This needs to stop’: Gender identity training in schools invokes strong language from community

Kalli Edwards talked through her tears to a crowded room, the twentieth in a long line of disgruntled citizens. Before she took the podium, Edwards was reminded by another upset member of the community, Judi Wilson, that Fayette County is “not New York” and “not San Francisco.” Edwards sat in line and listened to Flat…

Fayetteville approves updated agreement with Pinewood Forrest

Compromise has the City of Fayetteville and Pinewood Forrest on the same page with an amended development agreement to proceed full-speed ahead. “I appreciate all of us working together. This is our community,” said Mayor Ed Johnson at Tuesday night’s special called meeting, noting the steep learning curve for both sides working on a project…

Pinewood Forrest fire safety discussed at work session

Pinewood Forrest is eager to keep moving forward on its massive development in Fayetteville, and it is asking the city for amendments to its development agreement and zoning. In particular Pinewood is looking at three parcels totaling 135 acres approved for a mixed-use development with an eye on fine-tuning agreements on setbacks, lighting, residence size,…

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