Mailboxes broken into at Fayetteville’s Business Park

Several mailboxes were broken into last weekend in Fayetteville’s Business Park on Tober Trail and Etowah Trace. There were reports of criminal damage from six different businesses Monday morning, when employees arrived at work to find their mailboxes had been pried into. Civil Site Services transportation manager Kenny Harp said he believed something of value…

A Pressing Engagement

So. Here’s my little secret. I like to iron. My family knows about it. They make nervous jokes; give me sidelong glances, snicker among themselves. And it is also true, that with the advent of polyester, new fancy cotton blends, and perma-press clothing, I am quickly becoming a dinosaur!  Certainly an oddity. For example, I…

Mary Anne White

Mary Anne White, 59, of Fayetteville passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017. She was born in Atlanta on October 31, 1957 to Elvin and Charlotte White. She was employed by the Fayette County Board of Education as an elementary school teacher for 30 years. Mary Anne was preceded in death by her parents and…

Burglary in Fayetteville ends in car crash with three fatalities

Update: the names of the three deceased suspects are 21-year-old Eddie Alford from Jonesboro, 19-year-old Devongelo Hunter from College Park and 19-year-old Mark Mathis from Jonesboro. The fourth suspect who escaped the wreckage has not yet been apprehended. His name has not been released. A burglary that occurred early Monday morning at a cell phone store…

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