Fayetteville

Woolsey Baptist to present 9/11 tenth anniversary tribute

The Celebration Choir of Woolsey Baptist Church will present “America We Must Not Forget, A Patriotic Call for Revival in America,” as a tenth Anniversary tribute of 9/11 on Sunday night Sept. 11, at 6 p.m. in the church sanctuary. The musical was created by, Mike Harland with Chris Machen and Luke Garrett, arranged and orchestrated by Richard Kingsmore. Read More»

Prince of Peace plans special service for home-schoolers

Home-school families are invited to a Community Chapel Service and Fellowship to be offered at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church on Hwy. 314 in Fayetteville.

On Wednesday, Sept. 28, at 11 a.m., Pastor Justin Kollmeyer will offer a community non-denominational daytime Children’s Chapel Service for students and parents of home-Sschooling families.

Uplifting songs, Scripture, a positive Christian “object lesson,” prayer, and a blessing for these students will highlight this 30-minute service. Read More»

Jozan-Bowlden engaged

April Michelle Jozan engaged to Nicholas Robert Bowlden

Mr. and Mrs. Gus Jozan of Woolsey announce the engagement of their daughter, April Michelle Jozan, to Nicholas Robert Bowlden, son of Barry Bowlden and Denise Bowlden of Woolsey.

The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Betty Buehl of Riverdale and the late Max Buehl and Jolan Jozan of Mt. Vernon, N.Y. and the late Laszlo Jozan. She is a 2007 graduate of Whitewater High School and a 2010 cum laude graduate of The University of West Georgia where she earned a bachelors degree in early childhood education. She is now pursing her M.S in elementary reading and math from Walden University. Read More»

Brooker-Durm engaged

Laura Beth Brooker engaged to Joshua Lee Durm

Mr. and Mrs. Martin Brooker of Fayetteville announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Beth Brooker, to Joshua Lee Durm, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dean Durm of Franklin, N.C.

The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Fayette County High School. She is a 2009 magna cum laude graduate of Brevard College where she earned a bachelors degree in health science studies and in 2010 graduated from Western Carolina University with an accelerated bachelor of science in nursing degree. She currently works as a registered nurse in neurology at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md. Read More»

Davis-Bringuel engaged

Emily Dale Davis engaged to Jonathan Michael Bringuel

Mr. and Mrs Dale Maxwell Davis of Fayetteville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Dale Davis, to Jonathan Michael Bringuel, son of John and Amanda Bringuel of Fayetteville.

The future bride is the granddaughter of Mr, and Mrs William Parham Davis of Macon, and the late Mr. and Mrs Wilbur Lamar Greer. She is a 2007 graduate of Whitewater High School and is currently a senior nursing student at Gordan College, with plans for graduation in December 2011. Read More»

Fayetteville man, former NBA player, wanted for Atlanta murder

Wanted poster of Javaris Crittenton supplied by the Atlanta office of the FBI.

Former NBA player Crittenton believed to be in Los Angeles area

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is asking for help in locating a Fayetteville man who is wanted on murder charges stemming from an incident in Atlanta Aug. 19.

Javaris Crittenton, 23 and a former NBA player, is believed to be in the Los Angeles, Calif. area where he is known to have family and friends, according to FBI officials.

Crittenton is accused in the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old woman which involved a dark-colored SUV driving by the location, firing an assault-type rifle. Read More»

F’ville cops ask for help to ID bank forgery suspect

Photo of forgery suspect. Photo/Fayetteville Police Department.

Fayetteville Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in a forgery/fraud scheme.

Det. Mike Whitlow said on Aug. 16 at approximately 1:50 p.m. a white male approximately 45-50 years of age and wearing a suit and tie entered the Fayetteville branch of Sun Trust bank where he presented a withdrawal slip requesting $4,700 from a Sun Trust account.

Whitlow said the male had a Florida driver’s license that matched the information on the account and successfully obtained the money. Read More»

Dwarf House drive-thru work starts Sat.

Dwarf House drive-thru work starts Sat.

Fayetteville location adding 2nd drive-thru lane

Construction will begin Saturday, Aug. 27 on the new "double drive-through" for the Fayetteville Dwarf House restaurant, the company announced Aug. 26.

The eatery's drive through will remain open during construction, which is expected to wrap up no later than Monday, Sept. 5.

The project will also result in the Dwarf House parking lot being changed to a 1-way format, but that will take place gradually, according to a news release. Read More»

See 'Secretariat' in Fayetteville tonight

This Friday, August 26, Fayetteville Main Street is hosting its last free “Moovie Night” of 2011 at the Villages Amphitheater. Beginning at 7 p.m., families and groups of all ages are encouraged to come out for an evening of fun, music, and movie, as well as dancers from “Legacy Dance” will be performing. Read More»

Cochran to seek Post 2 on F’ville City Council

Qualifying time is fast approaching and so far two candidates have announced their intentions to run in Fayetteville. Incumbent Mayor Kenneth Steele announced last week his plan to seek re-election.

And this week, Cathy Cochran, a political newcomer, says she is running for City Council. Cochran, who has served for several years with Al Hovey-King on the Fayetteville Main Street board, is seeking the Post 2 council seat currently held by Hovey-King. Read More»

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