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Order pine straw for spring flower beds from PTC UMM

Shown above (L-R) are Butch Hill, Danny McCranie, Marty Scheuer, Walter Gammell, and Allen Barnhill. Photo/Special.

The United Methodist Men at Peachtree City United Methodist Church are now taking orders for their annual fertilizer and pine straw sales. Delivery will be Saturday, March 5 and Saturday, March 12.

For the last 32 years the Peachtree City United Methodist Men have been selling fertilizer, lime and pinestraw to help various charities and ministries. This year a complete army of men, more than 100, are ready for the door to door campaign. Chairman of the event is Butch Hill. Read More»

Children’s ministry at Christian City celebrates 46th anniversary

Christian City President and CEO Bob Crutchfield (back, center) and employees celebrate 46 years of ministering to children and seniors. Photo/Special.

Children’s ministry at Christian City celebrates 46th anniversary

Valentine’s Day marked the 46th anniversary of the day Christian City opened the first cottage to eight little boys who were without a home.

“Founders thought that Valentine’s Day, which is a day set aside to celebrate love, would be the perfect time to launch their vision of providing love and a safe, warm home to children without a place to live,” a spokesperson said. Read More»

Healing conference set for March 4, 5 at Christ the King

A conference on healing will take place Friday, March 4, and Saturday, March 5 in the sanctuary of Christ the King Church, 4881 Ga. Hwy. 34 E, Sharpsburg. The cost is $10 per person or $15 per couple.

Sponsored by the Jehovah Rapha Chapter of the International Order of St. Luke the Physician (OSL), the conference is titled, “The Freedom from Generational Curses Conference.” Read More»

Religion Briefs 02/16/11

Healing, prayers held at CTK
Healing service, general and individual prayer, will be held at Cathedral of Christ the King Church, Monday, Feb. 21, at 7:30 p.m. For information call 770/252-2428. All are welcome

Prophet Chambers Revival planned
Pastor Timothy Frazier will host a Prophet Chambers Revival Friday, Feb. 25, at 8 p.m. at Christ Discipleship Ministries, 114 W. Campbellton St., Fairburn. No nursery or childcare will be provided. For directions contact the CDM office, 770-969-8370.

Bethany moves to Parrott’s temporarily Read More»

McDonald-Detamore engagement

Amber Lynn McDonald engaged to Radley Blake Detamore

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Randall McDonald of Monroeville, Ala. and Ms. Julie Caylor McDonald of Pensacola, Fla. announce the engagement of their daughter, Amber Lynn McDonald, to Radley Blake Detamore, son of Maj. Gen. and Mrs. Lowell Coan Detamore Jr. of Peachtree City. Read More»

Walker-Hearn engagement

Emily Celeste Walker engaged to Samuel Bennett Hearn

Mr. and Mrs. Rusty Walker of Fayetteville announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Celeste Walker, to Samuel Bennett Hearn, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Hearn of Brooks.

The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Bettie Sue Walker and the late Gene Walker of Fayetteville, and the late Mrs. Louise Eyles of Atlanta. She is a 2006 graduate of Fayette County High School and a 2010 graduate of Georgia College and State University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in community health and human services. She is currently employed at The Emory Clinic in Atlanta. Read More»

Vaughn-Barber engagement

Carrie Elizabeth Vaughn engaged to Daniel Devon Barber

Mr. and Mrs. Freddie (Tony) Vaughn of Augusta announce the engagement of their daughter, Carrie Elizabeth Vaughn, to Daniel Devon Barber, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Tolbert and the late Devon Barber of Fayetteville,.

The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Yolanda Graham and the late Paul Graham of Augusta and Freddie Vaughn of McCalla, Ala. and the late Marilyn Camp of Augusta. She received a bachelor of business administration in finance in 2007 from the University of Georgia and is employed by Philips and Funai, Inc. as a financial analyst. Read More»

Williams-Williams engagement

Susan Williams engaged to Dustin Williams

The parents of Susan Williams and Dustin Williams announce the couple’s engagement and upcoming marriage.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Edward Williams of Phoenix, Ariz. and Beth Williams of Longmont, Colo. She is a 2002 Graduate of Poudre High School in Fort Collins, Colo. She earned a public health degree from American Military University in 2010 and will complete her master’s degree in public health in May of 2011. She is currently interning at the American Red Cross as a public health education coordinator. Read More»

Mr. Arthur Brooke Ballard, Sr., age 91, of Fayetteville

Mr. Arthur Brooke Ballard, Sr., age 91, passed away Wednesday, February 2, 2011. Mr. Ballard was born Sept. 1, 1919 in Fulton County.

Mr. Ballard was a long-time member of The Rock Baptist Church in Fayetteville.

He was preceded in death by his son, Arthur B. Ballard, Jr. and is survived by his wife of 72 years, Dolly Ballard of Fayetteville; sons, William Richard (Bill) Ballard and his wife, Betty of Tucker; Mark Ballard and his wife, Joy of Peachtree City; daughter, Jeannie Ballard Wright of Fayetteville; 12 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and 3 on the way. Read More»

George William Bishop, age 91, of Fayetteville

George William Bishop, age 91, of Fayetteville, died at Henry County Medical Center on February 11, 2011.

He was born June 13, 1919 in Aucilla, FL, the son of George Thomas Bishop and Alice Eva Anderson Bishop. Mr. Bishop was preceded in death by his sister Vera Bishop Jones. Mr. Bishop was retired from Delta Airlines and he had a septic tank business for many years in the Fayette County area. He was a veteran of World War II serving in Okinawa. He was of the Baptist faith. Read More»

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