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High winds and falling tree damage doctor’s office

High winds and falling tree damage doctor’s office

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. – High winds on Tuesday sent a tree crashing down on a doctor’s office in Peachtree City causing, of all things, serious flooding damage. That’s because a tree limb broke the building’s fire sprinkler system, sending patients and staff scrambling. With SKYFOX Drone, the convoy of […] Click here to view original… Keep Reading

Free mulch in Peachtree City Saturday

Free mulch in Peachtree City Saturday

Peachtree City is making fall landscaping a bit easier by offering free mulch to residents on Saturday. From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., city staff will be available at the Compost Facility at 100 Rockaway Road, off Hwy. 74 South opposite the animal shelter, to “happily fill your bags, […] Click here to view original… Keep Reading

Blue Halloween Buckets This Year Raise Autism Awareness

A Facebook post that has gone viral on Facebook encourages blue Halloween buckets to raise autism awareness. Parents hope that the blue bucket message will spread so that kids who have autism will feel included while they are out trick-or-treating. So this Halloween you might see some children out in Columbus, Georgia carrying blue buckets.… Keep Reading

Driver In Georgia Survives Horrifying Crash

Driver In Georgia Survives Horrifying Crash

COHUTTA, Ga. — Authorities say a motorist survived after several large logs from a logging truck pierced the car’s windshield and rammed all the way through the rear hatch. The Whitfield County Fire Department says firefighters pulled the driver from the car on Friday in the Cohutta area in northwest Georgia. The fire department posted… Keep Reading

Hoshizaki America Celebrates New Warehouse and Distribution Center

Hoshizaki America Celebrates New Warehouse and Distribution Center

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. — Hoshizaki America Inc., a manufacturer of commercial food service equipment including ice machines and refrigeration, announced the opening of a new sales and distribution facility, 30 minutes north of Columbus, Ohio, in Lewis Center. The brand-new facility at 875 Corduroy Road, spans 25,000 square feet […] Click here to view original… Keep Reading

Storm Spotter Training Class is Oct. 22

Storm Spotter Training Class is Oct. 22

A free SKYWARN Storm Spotter Training Class is scheduled at 6 p.m. Oct. 22 by the National Weather Service in Peachtree City and the Douglas County Emergency Management Agency. The class will meet at the Douglas County Courthouse (Citizens Hall), 8700 Hospital Drive, Douglasville. SKYWARN is a volunteer program […] Click here to view original… Keep Reading

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