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Girl Expelled From GA School For Reporting Sexual Assault: Suit  CBS Atlanta

FAYETTEVILLE, GA — A metro Atlanta woman is suing the Fayette County Board of Education and school officials for being expelled after she reported a sexual ...



Expelled after reporting sexual assault, girl now suing school district  The Citizen.com

A former Fayette County High School girl is suing the Fayette County Board of Education, Superintendent Jody Barrow and former FCHS administrators ...



Charles T. Ballard, of Fayetteville  The Citizen.com

Charles T. Ballard, who practiced law in Fayetteville, Ga. for 58 years, died on August 24, 2019 at the age of 84. Born in 1934 to William and Katie Belle Ballard, ...



Fayette County High School Tigers play for state basketball title  The Citizen.com

The Fayette County High School varsity boys basketball team will be playing in the Region 5 AAAAA State Championship game this Friday, March 8, at 8 p.m. in ...



Fayette County High School Tiger Troupe Presents The Lion King Jr. this weekend  The Citizen.com

The Fayette County High School Tiger Troupe proudly presents “The Lion King Jr” – which follows behind the outstanding performances of Seussical, the ...



All 5 Fayette high schools rank in Georgia's top 100  The Citizen.com

U.S. News & World Report ranking: McIntosh is 20th in the state, 543 nationwide —. The 2019 nationwide ranking of the Best High Schools by U.S. News and ...



1684 seniors from 5 Fayette schools graduate Friday  The Citizen.com

The Fayette County School System's graduating class of 2019 will be front and center for graduation ceremonies at the county's five high schools on May 24, ...



Here are graduates of Fayette County's Class of 2019  The Citizen.com

This post names the 2019 graduates of the Fayette County School System. The lists were provided by the system's public information department.



Threat at high school deemed not credible, school not evacuated  The Citizen.com

A bomb threat called in to Fayette County High School on April 24 was not deemed credible and the school, following recent changes in protocol, was not ...



Fayette schools have new (old) headquarters  The Citizen.com

Once the county's only high school, complex now is school system's new headquarters —. The move by the Fayette County School System's central office to its ...



Fayette County High School to get new auditorium  The Citizen.com

Fayette County High School is the only high school in the county without an auditorium. A June 19 vote by the Fayette County Board of Education changed that ...



Sandy Creek High aims to become 'world school'  The Citizen.com

Will offer International Baccalaureate program for selected students in 2020 —. Preparations for the International Baccalaureate World Schools (IB) program to ...



FCHS evacuated without incident after crews strike gas line  The Citizen.com

A Sept. 13 gas leak at Fayette County High School in Fayetteville had students evacuated while crews worked to repair the leak near the new auditorium.



Starr's Mill Girls Golf wins third consecutive state championship  The Citizen.com

On May 20-21, the Starr's Mill Girls' Golf Team made history by becoming the first Fayette County high school sports program of any kind to win three ...



Starr's Mill grad Kelley O'Hara shooting for second World Cup title  The Citizen.com

For Kelley O'Hara, a woman who grew up playing club ball with the Peachtree City Lazers, AFC Lightning and Concorde Fire, those dreams have come true ...



Fayette County High School to get a new auditorium  The Citizen.com

New multi-purpose and storage buildings planned for 3 other high schools. The Fayette County Board of Education on Oct. explored a host of long- and ...



Fayette County High School coach arrested for DUI  The Citizen.com

John B. Strickland. Photo/Fayette County Jail. A Fayette County High School coach was charged with DUI alcohol after a traffic stop in the early morning hours of ...



Fayette County High School Class of 2018  The Citizen.com

Fayette County High School Valedictorian Christin Tran, left, and Salutatorian Rachel Gomes will be speaking about closure, good memories, and the power of ...



New headquarters for Fayette schools to be ready by end of January  The Citizen.com

The renovation of portions of the Lafayette Education Center (LEC) in Fayetteville that will centralize many of the Fayette County School System administrative ...



Fayetteville, Peachtree City commemorate fallen veterans  The Citizen.com

Memorial Day 2019 observances in Fayetteville and Peachtree City draw big crowds —. Large crowds attended the Memorial Day ceremonies held May 27 in ...



FCHS to induct new Hall of Fame class  The Citizen.com

The Fayette County High School Distinguished Alumni and Sports Hall of Fame's 2018 induction ceremonies will be Jan. 26 and 27. The inductees will be ...



Mechthild Maria Vogt, of Fayetteville  The Citizen.com

Mechthild Maria Vogt, of Fayetteville, passed away peacefully in her sleep on April 7, 2019, after a long fight with cancer. She was 71 years old. Mechthild was ...



3 named finalists for Fayette's Teacher of the Year  The Citizen.com

This is the moment Fayette County has been waiting for, the Fayette County Public School System has named the three finalists in the running for Fayette ...



Burch Elementary's Wamsley named Fayette's Teacher of the Year  The Citizen.com

After being recognized as a Teacher of the Year finalist, Burch Elementary School third grade teacher Michael Wamsley on April 11 was named Fayette County's ...



Popularity of vaping increases concerns about local youth  The Citizen.com

Should members of the Fayette County community be aware of the health issues involved with vaping? Youth members of Drug Free Fayette (DFF) thought so, ...



Fayette County High automotive program, teacher, and student earn national credentials  The Citizen.com

One might consider a local high school's automotive program top of the line after earning one national accreditation and three national certifications – all in a ...



Christmas present for school system: Move to its new headquarters  The Citizen.com

The building complex that housed Fayette County High School for 40 years is on its way to becoming the new headquarters of the entire school system.



Burnett leaving Piedmont Fayette Hospital  The Citizen.com

Piedmont Fayette Hospital CEO Michael Burnett. Photo/Submitted. Piedmont Healthcare has named Michael Burnett, who is coming off a highly successful ...



Attorney: Girl, 16, reports sexual assault at FCHS, but she gets expelled  The Citizen.com

A Fayette County School System tribunal in early October resulted in an appeal to the state and pending legal action filed on behalf of a 16-year-old girl whose ...



Fayette County sells school building to city  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Fayette County Board of Education has approved the sale of its headquarters building at 210 Ston...



5 Fayette schools to graduate 1697 seniors this week  The Citizen.com

Be prepared to change your graduation night plans, courtesy of the weather forecast. “Current weather forecasts are predicting rain for this Friday, which also ...



Carolyn Cary, a Fayette historical treasure  The Citizen.com

Carolyn Cary, a longtime columnist and editorial contributor to The Citizen, died Monday in Fayetteville after a short illness.



Fayette students host veterans at multiple schools  The Citizen.com

From parades to ceremonies, schools across the county held Veterans Day celebrations to honor the men and women in their communities who have served in ...



WHS band is grand champion  The Citizen.com

Whitewater High School's marching band took home the Grand Champion award this past weekend at the “Super Bowl of Sound” competition at Central High ...



James Brian Ward, age 60, of Fayetteville  The Citizen.com

James Brian Ward “Jimmy” age 60 of Fayetteville, Ga. was called home on May 29, 2018. Jimmy was born on April 15, 1958 to the late Jean and Bob Ward.



Fayette School System's E-SPLOST wish list adds up to $145 million  The Citizen.com

So, what projects are included in the proposed continued E-SPLOST (education special purpose local option sales tax) question on the Nov. 7 ballot that the ...



Riverdale shuts out Fayette County to remain perfect in region play  News-Daily.com

Riverdale's good fortune continued Friday night with a 21-0 road win over Region 3-AAAAA opponent Fayette County.



Enjoy the butterfly gardens of Fayette County  The Citizen.com

Master Gardener Extension Volunteers (MGEV), in partnership with city and county governments and the Southern Conservation Trust, have now planted 18 ...



Earnest Eldred Banks, 85, of Fayetteville  The Citizen.com

Earnest Eldred Banks, 85, of Fayetteville passed away on Monday, March 18, 2019 at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. He was born in Fayetteville on August 22, ...



Fayette's Class of 2017: 1593 set to graduate this Friday  The Citizen.com

The Fayette County School System's graduating class of 2017 will be front and center for graduation ceremonies at the county's five high schools on May 26 ...



You‘re invited to Peachtree City‘s birthday celebration this week  The Citizen.com

Peachtree City celebrates this week the date of its official founding as an incorporated city 60 years ago. On Friday, March 8, join the conversation at Flat Creek ...



FCHS inducts 11th Hall of Fame class  The Citizen.com

Last Saturday night the Fayette County High School Hall of Fame inducted its 11th class of inductees. This year's class includes three athletes, one coach, and ...



McIntosh, FCHS get new principals  The Citizen.com

The Fayette County Board of Education on May 31 approved several school-level administrative changes taking effect for the coming school year. Among those ...



Parents of children from Huddleston Elementary voiced their concerns  The Citizen.com

The parents of children from Huddleston Elementary School in Peachtree City voiced their concerns to the Fayette County Board of Education on Feb. 27 about ...



Nearly 1000 schooled out of attendance area  The Citizen.com

It has been reported recently that Fayette County schools have more than 330 students attending from out of county, who accompany a parent that is an ...



Former FCHS Principal Phillips ousted as head of GHSA  The Citizen.com

Former longtime Fayette County High Principal Gary Phillips has been forced out as executive director of the Georgia High School Association, the organization ...



New life for an old high school campus  The Citizen.com

Old Fayette County High School in line for repurposing as central office headquarters. What once was the campus of the old Fayette County High School is ...



Fayette says goodbye to one of the county's community and civic leaders, Frances Reeves, 98  The Citizen.com

Walter Frances Cowart Reeves, 98, of Inman, Ga., Fayette County, passed away on Nov. 3, 2017 after a long and full life. Frances was born Jan. 8, 1919 in ...



Margaret Ellen Turner, age 86  The Citizen.com

Margaret Ellen Turner, 86, of Brooks passed away October 23, 2018. Margaret graduated in 1949 from Fayette County High School. She retired from Jackson ...



Whitewater High School Class of 2018  The Citizen.com

Whitewater Valedictorian Sean Fish (left) and Salutatorian Sasha Sutcavage will address how challenges can help you make friends and the importance of ...



The Best and Brightest bid high school farewell  The Citizen.com

The 2016-2017 school year in Fayette County has come to a close. And with the end of the school year it is time to take a look at the valedictorians and ...



Fayette County educator delivers co-worker's baby on way to school  FOX 5 Atlanta

FAYETTE COUNTY, Ga. - Two local educators experienced a delivery like no other after one of them went into labor on the way to school.



Constance Lee Vincent Warr, 78, of Fayetteville  The Citizen.com

Constance Lee Vincent Warr, 78, of Fayetteville, Ga. passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018 at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. She graduated from Russell High ...



Meet the top Fayette students in the Class of 2016  The Citizen.com

The 2015-2016 school year in Fayette County has come to a close. And with the end of the school year it is time to take a look at the valedictorians and ...



Small plane crash lands at high school in Fayette  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A small plane crash landed onto an athletic field at Starr's Mill High School in Fayetteville Sunday afternoon.



Fayetteville plans to build new city hall  The Citizen.com

City to buy school system HQ land for $3.1 million; building cost, funding source not disclosed; old FCHS campus to be new central office. By this time next year, ...



Q&A with Michael Burnett, new Piedmont ARMC CEO  Online Athens

Michael Burnett, the new CEO of Piedmont-Athens Regional Medical Center, recently sat down with the Athens Banner-Herald's Donnie Fetter and Lee Shearer ...



Former athletic director gets probation, fine for 2013 financial crimes  The Citizen.com

Former Fayette County High School Athletic Director and Assistant Principal Darren A. Handley had his day in Fayette County Superior Court on Nov. 2. Handley ...



1601 seniors in Fayette graduating Class of 2016  The Citizen.com

5 ceremonies this Friday at 7 p.m.; all the vals and sals here. The Fayette County School System's graduating class of 2016 will be front and center for ...



Scott Darrell Newby, 53, of Fayetteville  The Citizen.com

Scott Darrell Newby, 53, of Fayetteville, passed away on September 10, 2017. He was born on July 4, 1964 in Houston, Texas to Darrell and Teresa Newby.



Ex-school official accused of stealing  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A former assistant principal and athletic director was arrested Tuesday for allegedly stealing money from a school, Fayetteville police said.



Will Fayette BoE resurrect Tyrone Elementary School?  The Citizen.com

Future E-SPLOST project list. The Fayette County Board of Education in an Oct. 13 meeting discussed potential projects for a third ESPLOST (education special ...



Sandy Creek High School Class of 2018  The Citizen.com

Sandy Creek High School Valedictorian Anna Bridgeman (left) and Salutatorian Gabrielle Schweinfurth will talk about using your voice for positive change and ...



Fayette band director is tops in nation  The Citizen.com

A mother and son shared a special moment at the All-American Bowl when the announcement was made that Dr. Myra Rhoden had been named the 2018 ...



Team of the Week: Fayette County Tigers  FOX 5 Atlanta

Congratulations to the Fayette County Tigers -- our High 5 Sports Team of the Week!



Peachtree City Optimists recognize outstanding youth  The Citizen.com

The Peachtree City Optimist Club held its annual Youth Appreciation Banquet on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Flat Creek Country Club. The banquet is part of ...



Criminal theft charges mount up against former FCHS AD Darren Handley  The Citizen.com

Charges against recently resigned Fayette County High School Athletic Director and Assistant Principal Darren A. Handley keep mounting up. Handley now ...



Parting thoughts as Supt. John DeCotis says goodbye  The Citizen.com

It was a time when Fayette County had only one traffic light, located in downtown Fayetteville. It was a time when the county had only one high school, also in ...



Ga. Senate candidates: Medical marijuana should be accessible  The Citizen.com

The availability of medical cannabis — the oil derived from the marijuana plant — is one of the points of departure between state senate canidates.



Student, 17, charged with killing uncle  The Citizen.com

Fayetteville resident and Fayette County High School student Mustafa Madhi was charged with murder Tuesday morning in the stabbing death of his uncle.



Here's who's paying for the negative political mailers in the Georgia Senate District 16 race  The Citizen.com

Fayette residents are receiving negative political mailers directed against Sen. Marty Harbin, (R) Tyrone, incumbent candidate for Georgia Senate District 16.



Christ our Shepherd Lutheran plans special services  The Citizen.com

April 13-14 – “The Cry of the Whole Congregation” will be presented on Sat. at 6 p.m., Sun. at 8:30, 10:50, and 11 a.m. The drama details the events of Jesus' ...



Busy time for judge  The Citizen.com

Judge Jason B. Thompson had another busy fall visiting local schools and mentoring local high school and college students interested in law school, but he is ...



Say hello to Fayette's Class of 2015  The Citizen.com

The 2014-2015 school year in Fayette County has come to a close. And with the end of the school year it is time to take a look at the valedictorians and ...



Miss Pride is Saturday  The Citizen.com

The 48th annual Miss Pride of Fayette County pageant, returning to the community after a one-year hiatus, is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 18, at Sams ...



5 teens charged with gang activity after thefts at Fayette Co. High  The Citizen.com

It began in recent weeks with four Fayette County students arrested on theft charges after incidents at Fayette County High School in Fayetteville. The situation ...



Marc Stampley Following in Father's Footsteps  Youth1

The love of the gridiron runs in the blood of Marc Stampley. The young cornerback from Georgia has a passion for football just like his dad.



Kozak-Loeffl engagement  The Citizen.com

Thomas and Patricia Kozak of Libertyville, Illinois and Jim and Gini Ann Loeffler of Fayetteville, Georgia announce the engagement of their children, Carolyn ...



The Beehive and Teacher Resource Center  The Citizen.com

The Partners in Education Program is a joint effort of the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce and the Fayette County Board of Education. Teachers needing ...



Shirley Ann Dettmering, 70, of Fayetteville  The Citizen.com

Shirley Ann Dettmering, 70, of Fayetteville passed away on Friday evening, February 16, 2018. She was born on January 8, 1948 in Brunswick, Ga. to the late ...



Local events to celebrate MLK Day this year  WXIA-TV

Here's what's going on in your neighborhood to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.



Burch-Hood engagement  The Citizen.com

Mr. and Mrs. Sam Burch of Fayetteville, Ga. are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ms. Courtney Burch to Mr. Kyle Hood, the son of Mr. and ...



Southern Crescent Chorale holds auditions for next season  The Citizen.com

The Southern Crescent Chorale (SCC) has a reputation for excellence and achievement in the south metro area arts community. An auditioned community ...



McIntosh High School Class of 2015  The Citizen.com

Alexandre Gueorguiev Tchaykov. Victoria Tarna Ilmi Zander-Velloso. Ryan David Anderson. Arin Laura Stowman. Caroline Rachael Cook. Kaitlin Ann Burke.



It's more than just a clever song title  The Citizen.com

If you've seen the movie “War Room,” then you've heard John Waller's song “Crazy Faith” which is from the album of the same name. The Senoia resident was ...



Huskies takes first at Fayette County Tournament  Trussvilletribune

The Hewitt-Trussville High School wrestling team took first place Saturday at the Fayette County Christmas Classic tournament at Fayette County High School in ...



'Slaw and Order' cops come up 4 plates short of win  The Citizen.com

The restaurant area of the Peachtree City Tennis Center was filled to capacity on June 21 for the live broadcast of the “F Word” cooking show where four ...



Former Georgia high school players selected in WNBA Draft  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Guards Allisha Gray and Kaela Davis went from being teammates at South Carolina to teammates on the Dallas Wings on Thursday night in the 2017 WNBA ...



Burgers with Buck: Olde Courthouse Tavern - Story  FOX 5 Atlanta

Larry Graves is not only a Fayette County native, but generations of his family have called the county south of Atlanta home. His father and grandfather before ...



First woman magistrate for Fayette, Kathy Valencia, appointed  The Citizen.com

Local attorney Kathy Brown Valencia has been appointed to fill a vacant judgeship in Fayette County Magistrate Court. Valencia was officially appointed Nov.



FCHS relay team named All-Metro  The Citizen.com

Fayette County High School's 4x400m relay team that won the AAAAA state championship was named to the Powerade All-Metro Track & Field Team by Atlanta ...



Cadets honored by Post 105  The Citizen.com

Fayette County Post 105 presented its 2016 American Legion Awards to two cadets of the Fayette County High School Army JROTC “Tiger Battalion.” This year ...



With no-quit attitude, Holloway marks 10th year after car crash  The Citizen.com

Nearly 10 years ago, Justin (J.T.) Holloway was pinned underneath a car, his life hanging in the balance. His injuries were so severe that he was pronounced ...



PTC Civic Ballet presents 'Nutcracker' this weekend  The Citizen.com

Tickets are now on sale for the annual Fayette County production of The Nutcracker Ballet. The Peachtree City Civic Ballet Company will once again bring this ...



Retired educators honor students  The Citizen.com

The Fayette County Retired Educators continue their interest in today's students by giving awards to students from each of the middle schools and a scholarship ...



Detroit Tigers' utilityman Niko Goodrum armed with faith, tattoos  Detroit Free Press

Detroit Tigers' utilityman Niko Goodrum has an arm full of tattoos that symbolize his faith in God.



Detroit Tigers utilityman Niko Goodrum driven 'like Michael Jordan'  Detroit Free Press

Detroit Tigers utilityman Niko Goodrum is doing might have finally found a home in the major leagues. Now, he's trying to prove he belongs.



Bragbook Extra for Jan. 16  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Navy JROTC Commanding Officer Katlyn Deveau of Woodstock High Schol was awarded a Marine Corps Schol...



​Alabama high school football scores, Friday, Nov. 3, 2017  WVTM13

Alabama high school football scores, Friday, Nov. 3, 2017: Addison 41, Winston County 22. Andalusia 34, Straughn 7. Ardmore 34, West Limestone 14. Ariton 36 ...



‘He knew all along:’ accused killer aided search for missing Spalding girl  Atlanta Journal Constitution

“Have you seen a little girl?” the neighbor asked, Goen recalled Sunday. The missing girl, Goen said, was Skylar Jade Dials, 9, whose body was found nearby ...



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