Grantville residents hit with increase in their utility bills

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Michelle Foster, left, sits on the front porch of her home in Grantville. Her power, water, and gas were turned off after her family couldn't pay a high water bill that they disputed. The utilities have been turned off since Sept. 26. Foster hopes to have them on for Halloween. At right is Foster's mother, Judy Shaw, who lives next door.

By SARAH FAY CAMPBELL
sarah@newnan.com
When Michelle Foster of Grantville received her utility bill in early September, “we almost got heart failure.”
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