Fayetteville

F'ville's 1st United Methodist Church has its Great Day of Service

F'ville's 1st United Methodist Church has its Great Day of Service

Saturday, March 27, marked the annual Fayetteville First United Methodist Church’s Great Day of Service, during which 230 church members spread throughout the community to provide direct hands-on assistance to numerous community services organizations. Read More»

Mrs. Judy Ann Tolley, 67, of Fayetteville

Mrs. Judy Ann Tolley, 67, of Fayetteville, passed away on March 27, 2010 after a courageous battle with Pick’s Disease.

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend who is described as one having never met a stranger. Judy worked in the Tax offices of both Clayton and Fayette County where she served as a tag clerk. She was a great cook whose family favorite was her chocolate chip cookies. Judy was a long-time member of the Fayetteville Church of God of Prophecy. Read More»

Airman Joshua White graduates from basic training

Airman Joshua D. White

Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Joshua D. White graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

He is the son of DeLrick and Corliss White of Butterfly Lane, Fayetteville, Ga. Read More»

Mr. S. Lanier Price, 80, of Fayetteville

Mr. S. Lanier Price, age 80 of Fenwick Commons, Fayetteville, Georgia died Tuesday, March 23, 2010.

Mr. Price was born in Butts County on October 29, 1929, the son of the late Smith Price and Larue Maddox Price. He was a Real Estate Broker and Certified Appraiser with Griswold and Associates. He joined the U. S. Air Force December 1949 and was honorable discharged April 1952, was a member of Atlanta Senior Golf Association, Tabernacle Baptist Church, and an avid Auburn Tiger fan. Read More»

Edgefield Baptist yard sale, fish fry benefits Relay for Life

Members of Edgefield Baptist Church Relay for Life Team

Edgefield Baptist Church will be hosting a yard sale and fish fry on Saturday, March 27, from 8:00 AM until 4:00 PM at the George Porter Fellowship Hall located at 140 Church Street in Fayetteville. All proceeds from the Edgefield Baptist Church yard sale and fish fry will go to the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Fayette County. Read More»

Defendant gets life sentence for molestation

Defendant gets life sentence for molestation

A former Union County man will serve two consecutive life sentences following his conviction today for molesting a 15-year-old girl. William Jacob Nutt, 23, was found guilty of aggravated child molestation and aggravated sexual battery. The jury found him not guilty of a third charge of rape. Read More»

Lenten lunches continue at Fayetteville First Methodist

Lenten lunches will continue at Fayetteville First United Methodist Church each Thursday throughout Lent and will end with a lunch on April 1. All lunches will begin at 11:30 a.m.

The March 25 lunch will be hosted by the Promise and Joy circles. Chris Mucha will be the speaker.

FFUMC is at 175 E. Lanier Ave. (Ga. Highway 54) in downtown Fayetteville.For more information, call the church office, 770-461-4313.

New Hope Baptist will host Seder meal this Saturday

New Hope Baptist Church invites the community to its annual “Jesus in the Passover: Passover Seder Meal” this Saturday, March 27, from 5-7 p.m. in the C Building Rainbow Room. Entire families are welcome. The cost is $7.50 for adults and $5 for children. Tickets are available in the lobby and at the church office Monday-Friday. Read More»

‘Egg Hunt’ will also provide baskets for children’s home

Fayetteville First United Methodist Church’s Easter Egg Hunt this Sunday will not only be a fun outing for children, but also will be an event for assembling baskets providing personal items for the children at the United Methodist Children’s Home. Read More»

Devine-Adam

Jennifer Courtney Devine engaged to Flint Casey Adam

Cynthia Sharer-Berkley and Michael Devine, and William Berkley and Susan Devine, all of Brentwood, Tenn., announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Courtney Devine, to Flint Casey Adam, son of Fritz and Colleen Adam of Fayetteville.

The bride-to-be is a 1998 graduate of Father Ryan High School in Nashville, Tenn. and a 2004 graduate of Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tenn. She works as a sales representative for Simplex Grinnell in Nashville. Read More»