County OKs Hwy. 16 plan

County OKs Hwy. 16 plan

A proposal to rezone 10 acres on Ga. Highway 16 west of Senoia for commercial and self-storage use was approved Feb. 21 by the Coweta County Commission. Approximately 2.5 acres were rezoned from RC (rural conservation) to C-6 (minor commercial shopping district). The property will face Hwy. 16 and will be developed for 12,000 sq. […]

WASA gets an upgrade in its bond rating

WASA gets an upgrade  in its bond rating

  The Peachtree City Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) recently received a higher bond rating from Standard and Poor’s (S&P) Global Ratings. WASA’s rating moved from AA- to AA+. “This upgrade in the WASA bond rating reflects what S&P calls a combination of an ‘extremely strong enterprise risk profile and a very strong financial risk […]

Piedmont Healthcare, Humana agree to new contract

New Humana contract will ensure patients’ continued in-network access to all Piedmont Healthcare facilities into 2021.

Piedmont Healthcare, Humana agree to new contract

Piedmont Healthcare and Humana have finalized a new contract, which will ensure patients’ continued in-network access to all Piedmont Healthcare facilities into 2021. The new contract will be effective March 1, 2017. The agreement ensures that plan participants enrolled in Humana employer-sponsored and individual plans, including Medicare Advantage, will have in-network access to the 1,600 […]

PTC Visitors Bureau moves to its new HQ and new logo

PTC Visitors Bureau moves to its new HQ and new logo

  The new offices of the Peachtree City Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) will open at The Avenue in a matter of weeks. With that, CVB Executive Director Jennifer Johnson on Feb. 2 updated the City Council on new logo ideas to help the organization market the city. Johnson told council members CVB is currently […]

Goodwill replaces its Tyrone store

Goodwill replaces its Tyrone store

The Goodwill store on Ga. Highway 74 in Tyrone is being replaced with a new, environmentally-friendly store. Groundbreaking for the new store was held on Jan. 4. Much like each of its 58 existing stores, the new Goodwill facility will include approximately 12,500 sq. ft. of sales floor space, an equally large production area and […]

Business workshop set for Jan. 23

Business workshop set for Jan. 23

The Fayette County Library will host “Simple Steps for Starting Your Business” Monday, Jan. 23, at 6:30 p.m. This is the second workshop in a series of presentations taught by Jason Muldrow of SCORE and provided by the U.S. Small Business Administration – Georgia District Office. This module will focus on your business concept and […]

Brock promoted to VP

Brock promoted to VP

Cancer Treatment Centers of America recently announced the promotion of Alora Brock to vice president for clinical transformation, CTCA medicine & science. In this role, Brock will focus on ensuring effective system alignment around strategic and operational initiatives critical to the delivery of consistent high quality evidence-based care and expansion of disease-site service lines. Brock […]

Water on farmers’ minds at convention

Water on farmers’ minds at convention

About 1,500 Georgia farmers and agribusiness leaders from across the state met on Jekyll Island Dec. 4-6 for the organization’s 79th annual convention. The three-day event included a trade show and commodity conferences providing farmers updates on policy and production issues impacting Georgia’s major commodities. During the general session Dec. 5 convention attendees heard from […]

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