Fayetteville

Let’s hear from Frady, Horgan and Hearn

I for one would like to hear from [Fayette County] commissioners Horgan, Frady and Hearn about where they stand on the West Fayetteville Bypass and the mass transit buses.

Commissioners Smith and Maxwell gave us an ear-full about how we the voters had to accept what they said no matter what. As a result, we showed them the door.

I’m hoping the other three have the backbone to do what’s right and to do what the voters have asked of them. Read More»

Dr. Todd says thanks for reelection to Post 4

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the citizens of Fayette County who worked or voted for my reelection to post 4 on the Board of Education. Your hard work and votes resulted in an impressive victory for me.

I promise that my loyalty will be to you and to the students you enroll in your schools. My commitment has been, and will continue to be, wise use of your tax dollars and the provision of quality education to all our students.

I look forward to serving you and our students for the next four years.

Dr. Bob Todd

Post 4, Fayette County Board of Education Read More»

Heritage’s WinShape Camp opens doors to 454 children

Small group “team” time included devotions each day where campers looked at God’s role as director of their lives. Photo/Special.

By Cindy Disharoon

Special to The Citizen

Heritage Christian Church in Fayetteville hosted WinShape C3 Day Camp, July 12-16. It was the largest day camp in WinShape’s history with 454 children registered. Read More»

GriefShare starts Aug. 10 at FFBC

Fayetteville First Baptist Church will offer a new session of GriefShare, a free, 13-week Bible-based program for those who have lost a loved one, starting Tuesday, Aug. 10,

The class will meet each Tuesday from 6:30-8 p.m. Each class begins with a video followed by group discussion. Read More»

FPU classes start this month

Fayetteville First United Methodist Church (FFUMC) will offer multiple courses in Financial Peace University (13-week course) starting this month.

The course benefits couples/individuals of all ages — those with or without debt.

All classes will be taught at the church in downtown Fayetteville.

“Financial Peace University (FPU) is a life-changing program that teaches you to achieve your financial goals by eliminating debt, saving for the future, and giving like never before,” a spokesperson said. Read More»

Brewer anniversary

Glenn “Tex” and Jeanne (Fort) Brewer

Glenn “Tex” and Jeanne (Fort) Brewer celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Aug 2, 2010. They were married at Christ Church on St. Simons Island on Aug. 2, 1950.

Mr. Brewer is a retired U.S. Navy submarine captain and served 16 years as a councilman on the Fayetteville City Council. Read More»

McCully-Newman Engagement

Casey Aileen McCully enaged to Douglas Brian Newman

Mr. and Mrs. Dan McCully of Sharpsburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Casey Aileen McCully, to Douglas Brian Newman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Doug Newman of Fayetteville.

The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of L.D. Bryan III of Canton, Ga. and the late Ms. Helen Veronica Bryan of Albany, Ga., and Mrs. Sue Propst McCully and the late Nathan Paul McCully of Muscle Shoals, Ala. She is a graduate of Soaring Eagles and is an honors scholar at Georgia State University pursuing a degree in nursing. Read More»

Ezell-McGann Engagement

Emily Yulyn Ezell engaged to Colin Tavis McGann

Mr. and Mrs. Kenny and Stefini Smith announce the engagement of her daughter, Emily Yulyn Ezell, to Colin Tavis McGann, son of Mark and Eileen McGann of Fayetteville. Read More»

National Night Out tonight in Fayetteville, PTC

The community is invited to participate Tuesday in celebrating National Night Out with multiple law enforcement agencies at two different locations tonight. One event will be in front of the Fayetteville Target from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Fayette Pavilion shopping center. The other will be in front of Peachtree City's Target store from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Kedron Village shopping center.

The events will be a special treat for children, as there will be fire trucks, helicopters, police vehicles and others on display. Read More»

Local UDC chapter welcomes new members

Local UDC chapter welcomes new members

100 Year old Miss Emmie Lou Pound and 16 year old Miss Macy Brown become oldest and youngest members of the Frankie Lyle Chapter

When Miss Emmie Lou Pound of Fayetteville overheard a conversation about the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC), she said, “My granddaddy fought in that war and I would like to join up with those ladies.” That’s all Linda Robinson of the Frankie Lyle Chapter, UDC needed to hear. She immediately called Miss Emmie and found out that Miss Emmie’s grandfather, Joseph Gilbert Pound, joined the Confederate Army on February 24, 1862 in Talbot County. He served as a Private in Company K, 27th Regiment, Georgia Infantry. Read More»