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Commission violates its new land use plan to rezone for Ford dealership

Rebuffing the County’s Planning & Zoning staff’s and commission’s recommendation to deny the proposed rezoning, the Fayette County Commission voted three-to-two to rezone the corner of South Sandy Creek Road and Ga. Highway 54 from R-70 Residential to Commercial to allow Fayetteville Ford to relocate its dealership there.
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Police search for woman who left adult care facility

UNION CITY, Ga. - Union City police said a missing 63-year-old woman, last seen walking away from an adult care center, might be walking with an unknown man. Police said Carol Ivey was seen at around 2 p.m. on Saturday walking north on State Route 14 from Wells Springs Adult Care Center.

3 Beautiful but Underrated Places in Georgia

While there are many other beautiful states that are much more popular that Georgia, this is still a state that you should explore next time you have the chance. That's because there is something for everybody in Georgia, so no matter how you prefer to spend your time, you will most definitely find something for your liking here. So if you have never visited this beautiful state, here are three beautiful but underrated places in Georgia that make for a good start. All of them are great options for both a weekend getaway, as well as a longer vacation or even just a quick stop along the way, if that's the only option you have time for.
Newnan Times-Herald

Our Brokenness Is God’s Opportunity

Many years ago, my son’s team played in a baseball tournament against a team from Chattanooga. These kids were maybe 11 or 12 years old. Jonathan came to the plate and hit a scorching line drive that careened off the shortstop’s leg. Jonathan made it to first base as the shortstop fell to the ground, writhing in pain.

NEWS BRIEF: ‘Stranger Things’ home in Fayetteville is up for grabs

If you’re a Stranger Things diehard with $300,000 lying around, the iconic home of Will, Jonathan, and Joyce Byers could be yours. Featured in the first three seasons of the incredibly popular Netflix television show, the 1,846-square-foot house is in need of some TLC, but could be a great investment if the buyer wants to turn the house into an attraction for fans. The home was built in 1900 and has three bedrooms and two bathrooms.

ENZO Steakhouse and Bar Opens in Trilith on Sept. 27

Welcoming guests to dine for lunch, dinner and weekend brunch, ENZO Steakhouse & Bar is set to officially open on Tuesday, September 27, 2022. The new chef-driven dining concept by chef Andrea Montobbio and fashion industry veteran Carmine Noce combines Northern Italy-inspired cuisine with the comforts of a modern steakhouse and vibrant bar. Diners are invited to revel in a warm and sophisticated atmosphere while exploring Montobbio’s menu of signature and seasonal offerings boasting bold flavors, hand-made pastas and sauces, choice cuts of steaks, chops, fresh seafood, plant-based dishes and more. An impressive wine, cocktail and beer program along with impeccable design, and rotating works from local artists are among the thoughtful details that round out each experience at ENZO.

Trafficking suspects charged in 2nd case with another teen victim

ATLANTA — A man and a woman already facing human trafficking charges now face charges in a separate case, this time for a 16-year-old girl. Attorney General Chris Carr announced Tuesday that the office’s Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit opened a new case against Courdale Thayer and Jahaundria Seabron, who were already facing charges involving a 14-year-old girl in Fulton County.

National Weather Service to release extra weather balloons ahead of tropical threat

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. — Editors note: The video above is coverage from earlier on Friday about all the storm systems. To help create the most accurate forecast for Tropical Storm Ian, our local National Weather Service in Peachtree City will release two extra weather balloons each day starting Saturday. They'll join a greater effort that includes nearly 50 National Weather Service Offices in the eastern 2/3 of the country.
Newnan Times-Herald

Newnan man arrested for kidnapping following domestic incident

A Newnan man is in the Coweta County Jail on charges of felony kidnapping following a domestic incident on Sunday. Coweta County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested William Aaron Pogue, 30, on charges of felony kidnapping after deputies arrived at the Motel 6 on Herring Road in reference to a report of a man and woman physically fighting in the motel parking lot.
CBS 46

Union City woman with medical issues reported missing

UNION CITY, Ga. (CBS46) - Police in Union City need extra assistance in searching for a 63-year-old woman reported missing since early Saturday afternoon. According to officials, Carol Ivey was last seen walking North of SR-14 from the Wells Springs Adult Care Center around 2 p.m. Ivey is described as...

Troup County vs Starr's Mill

It was a top ten showdown in AAAA in Fayetteville. Both Starr’s Mill and Troup County are 1-0 in AAAA Region 4 and undefeated overall for the year, but one of them has to get their first loss.

Fire rips through bakery built more than 100 years ago in Coweta County

COWETA COUNTY, Ga. — A large fire engulfed a bakery and market between Newnan and Peachtree City Wednesday evening completely destroying its historic structure. Firefighters responded on-scene to Heirloom Market Co. and Bakeshop in Sharpsburg after the popular bakery went up in flames. Those that work inside the building called 911 to report a fire just after 6 p.m., but fortunately everyone was able to get out safely with no injuries, according to Coweta County Fire Rescue.