Schools observe Black History Month

Schools observe Black History Month

Schools across the county, elementary, middle and high, observed Black History Month throughout the month of February with a variety of programs and activities. From multicultural assemblies and performances of “Raising a President” by Joanna Maddox, to artwork focused on Martin Luther King’s dream for peace, and posters and morning broadcasts highlighting African-Americans who have […]

Blended Heritage Celebration is Friday

Blended Heritage Celebration is Friday

The Fayette County Public Library and the Friends of the Fayette County Public Library welcome the community to the 19th annual Blended Heritage Celebration, a free evening of performing arts entertainment at the Fayette County Public Library on Friday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. As always, the Blended Heritage Celebration is open to all, free […]

Delta blankets school clinics with warmth

Delta blankets school clinics with warmth

Wrapping up in a warm blanket can help persons feel better when they are sick. That is why Delta Airlines donated blankets to each school clinic in the Fayette County School System; to help sick students who visit the clinics feel more comfortable.  This is the second consecutive year that Delta Airlines has donated blankets […]

Perfect peace comes from a perfect peace giver

It’s been over two weeks since our Super Bowl letdown, and hopefully we’ve moved on. The day after was tough, wasn’t it? One lady, describing her office on that Monday morning, said “It was like a funeral today … Everyone was gloomy …” Another lifelong Falcons fan said, “I am just numb.” (www.myajc.com, 2/6/17, “The […]

NAACP to present Black History program this Saturday

The Fayette County Branch of the NAACP in partnership with the Oasis Montage Academic and Performing Arts Center will present a Black History program in celebration of Black History Month. The event is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 25.  The theme is “Make America Remember Black History.” The program will be held at the Gospel Community […]

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Free finance class offered Shekinah Glory Fellowship Center is offering a free four-week finance class on Tuesday nights at 7 p.m during the month of March.  Class materials including workbook are free as well. Classes will be held at  Shekinah Glory Fellowship Center, 1381 Ga. Highway 85 North, Fayetteville.  This class is free and open […]

Two Landmark students from Peachtree City leave on mission trip to Kenya

Two Landmark students from Peachtree City leave on mission trip to Kenya

On Sunday Feb. 12, members of Word of God Lutheran church participated with Pastor Jeffray Greene in the laying on of hands to pray for God’s blessings upon two of its high school students, Matthew Drury and Paige Drury, children of Cheryl and Bill Drury. . The students are traveling to Kenya during winter break […]

FFC Marriage conference set for Feb. 24, 25

Fayette Family Church presents the Reignite Your Marriage Conference, featuring Dr. Michael Smalley, with special guest, Image Bearers Ministries. The event will be held Friday, Feb. 24, from  7-9 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 25,  from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Cost is $25 per couple or $15 per single. The fee includes Friday night reception and Saturday […]

William Paul Young’s best selling novel will be subject of two-part discussion at Fayette Presbyterian March 22,29

Start reading now! Fayette Presbyterian Church will have a two-part discussion based on The Shack by William Paul Young, a best-selling yet controversial novel which wrestles with the age-old question, “Where is God in a world filled with unbearable tragedy?” It is a thought-provoking, heartwarming, soul-searching story of one man’s encounter with the Divine after […]

Programs at FFUMC offer relief from life’s traumas

Separation and divorce can be a painful and stressful experience. It’s a confusing time when many may feel isolated and have lots of questions about issues they’ve never faced before. DivorceCare groups meet weekly at Fayetteville First United Methodist Church to help face these challenges and move forward. New membrs may join at any time. […]

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