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Brittney Tenish Selora Simpson, 23, of Atlanta

Brittney Tenish Selora Simpson

Brittney Tenish Selora Simpson was born March 10, 1988 in Atlanta, Ga., to the proud parents of Gregory Simpson and Lorraine Dozier. She was educated in the Atlanta Public School System and graduated from Mundy's Mill High School. She studied Business Administration at Strayer University.

She was baptized at New Springfield Baptist Church where she served on the Young Peoples Usher Board, Red Circle Junior Mission, Sunday School and sang in the Early Morning Choir. She was currently attending Word of Life Healing and Deliverance Ministries. Her passion was singing praises to God. Read More»

Samaritans top 10 needs for November

The Fayette Samaritans is a non-profit organization dedicated to the food and clothing needs of Fayette Countians. Their needs for November is as follows:
Toilet tissue
Canned meat
Juice
Pancake mix
Syrup
Potatoes
Ketchup
Mayonnaise
Rice
Coffee

Its clothing needs include boys socks, boys boxer shorts, men and boys jeans, used but clean sheets and towels.

The facility is located at 125 Hickory Rd., next to Fayetteville Christian Church. It is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to noon. Call them at 779-719-2707.

Grassroots activist training offered Nov. 10

The South Atlanta TEA Party (SATP) and The Leadership Institute invite the public to attend Grassroots Activist Training on Thursday, Nov. 10.

“We are anxious to offer this training to the public,” said Bonnie Willis, special events coordinator for the SATP. “During this session we will help everyone discover ways to get involved in government, including grassroots participation and organizing within neighborhoods.” Read More»

Happy 105th birthday, Fran!

Happy 105th birthday, Fran!

Fran Kolts, born Oct. 26, 1906, celebrated her 105th birthday at Downtown Grill in Tyrone on Wednesday. She was born in Hoboken, NJ and has lived in Peachtree City for 17 years. She has one daughter, Irene Sullivan, who lives in Peachtree City. Fran has four grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. She is a member of Christ our Shephard Lutheran Church in Peachtree City and 25 church members brought her to lunch for her birthday Wednesday. She is well loved. Photo/Special.

Light display in Peachtree City gets people into Halloween mood

All of the lights at Tom Langley’s display lit up at once. Photo/Special.

Tom Langley’s Christmas light display is famous around these parts. Area residents flock to the street around his home in the Morallion Hills subdivision in Peachtree City each December to see the thousands of lights perfectly timed to musical accompaniment. This year, Langley has created a Halloween display set to five Halloween-themed songs to get everyone in the holiday spirit. Read More»

Light display in Peachtree City gets people into Halloween spirit

Tom Langley’s Christmas light display is famous around these parts. Area residents flock to the street around his home in the Morallion Hills subdivision in Peachtree City each December to see the thousands of lights perfectly timed to musical accompaniment. This year, Langley has created a Halloween display set to five Halloween-themed songs to get everyone in the holiday spirit. Read More»

Connie Lucille Seymour Miles, 75, of Newnan

Connie Lucille Seymour Miles, 75, of Newnan, Ga., passed away Monday, Oct. 24, 2011 with her family beside her during her final hours.

Mrs. Miles was born to James Emmett Seymour, Sr. and Lucille Tidwell Seymour on August 8, 1936 in Macon, Ga. Connie loved life, her family and friends. Read More»

Sandra Dianne Wright, age 68

Mrs. Sandra "Sandi" Dianne Wright

Mrs. Sandra "Sandi" Dianne Wright, age 68, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011 at Sacred Journey Hospice.

Sandi was born Sept. 17, 1943 to the late Roy Norton Lashley and the late Oceil Virginia Harrison Lashley. Sandi was co-owner of Wright-Bilt Systems and a member of Whitewater Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband Jim Wright; daughters and sons-in-law, Tammy Lesia and Tom Pyle, Debbie and Mark Martin; grandchildren J. Mark Martin, Tesia Martin Cook, T. J. Pyle, Tyler Pyle; great grandchild, Hunter Cook; sister, Selena Nelms Heald; several nieces and nephews. Read More»

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