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FFUMC will host Christmas Marketplace November 6

The 21st annual Christmas Marketplace will be held Nov. 6, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Fayetteville First United Methodist Church’s Family Life Center in Fayetteville. The event is hosted by the United Methodist Women and will include more than 60 unique vendors, children’s clothing consignment, large bric-a-brac sale and homemade bake sale. Proceeds support church missions.

Donated items are now being accepted and may be dropped off at the church, 175 East Lanier Ave. (Ga. Highway 54) in downtown Fayetteville. Read More»

Young gospel singing sensation to appear at Flat Creek November 14

Logan Smith, the 13-year-old gospel singing sensation from Covington, will appear in concert at Flat Creek Baptist Church Sunday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m.

Logan began singing at the age of seven, patterning himself after the Gaithers’ Vestal Goodman, and has appeared with the Gaither Homecoming Tour many times. He recorded his first CD, “The Journey Begins,” at the age of 10 and has since recorded “Just Any Day Now” (2009) and “Satisfied” (2010). Read More»

Newnan hospice plans remembrance service Nov. 4

The annual Service of Remembrance sponsored by Healthfield Hospice will be held Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1250 Lora Smith Road, Newnan (corner of Lora Smith and Ga. Highway 34, west of Thomas Crossroads.)

Families whose loved ones have passed away within the past year are invited to share in this special time of remembrance.

The service includes music and lighting of candles for each person who is being remembered. A special reception for family members follows the service.

RSVP to 770-502-1104 and direct questions to Debbie Rose at that number. Read More»

Religion Briefs 10/27/10

Public servant appreciation lunch
On Sunday, Oct. 31, from noon to 2 p.m. Edgefield Baptist Church in Fayetteville will show appreciation to those who serve as public servants in Fayette county (local fire, police, sheriff and EMS officials) by providing them with a complimentary lunch in the George Porter Fellowship Hall. All public servants are welcome. Edgefield is at 140 Church St. in downtown Fayetteville. For more information, contact the church, 770-461-7388.

Hallelujah NIght is Oct. 31 in PTC Read More»

Cuddy-Parker wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Parker

Courtney Leigh Cuddy and Kevin Lee Parker were married at The Four Seasons Resort Manele Bay on the island of Lanai, Hawaii Sept. 10, 2010. The Rev. Michael Lopez, a native Hawaiian, conducted the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Lynch of Peachtree City and Mr. and Mrs. Jay Cuddy of Ormond Beach, Fla. She is a graduate of McIntosh High School in Peachtree City and Mercer University in Macon. Read More»

Mickey speaks to Metro Fayette Kiwanians

Mickey speaks to Metro Fayette Kiwanians

Metro Fayette Kiwanis President, Clark Ninneman, left, welcomes speaker Doug Mickey, Chick-fil-A. Mickey spoke of his 19 years with the company and the deeply satisfying experience it has been to be able to continually  influence young people. Photo/Carolyn Cary    

Lafayette Nursing & Rehab Center Donate to Fayette Youth Protection Homes

From left are Lafayette Nursing and Rehab Center: Cecelia DeWaard, Office Manager, Kristin Hall, Payroll Benefit Coordinator, Melissa Hausen, Executive Director, Becky Davenport, Executive Director of FYPH, Rosemary McIntire, FYPH Board Member, Susan Stitt, FYPH Board Member, Lauren Davis, FYPH Board Member, and Andy Carden, Treasurer of FYPH.

Representatives from the Lafayette Nursing and Rehab Center in Fayetteville presented Becky Davenport, Executive Director of Fayette Youth Protection Homes, Inc (FYPH) and several Board members with a $275.00 donation; the proceeds from employee run bake sales held at the nursing home.  Cecelia DeWaard, Office Manager, Kristin Hall, Payroll Benefit Coordinator and Melissa Hausen, Executive Director of the nursing and rehab center organized a bake sale and children’s clothing drive as part of their “September, The Month of Caring” campaign. Read More»

American Legionnaire of the Year 2009-2010

American Legionnaire of the Year 2009-2010

John Christ was honored as the Fayette County Post 105 "Legionnaire of the Year" at the September meeting. Christ is the Post 105 Boys State Chairman and did an outstanding job in both recruiting a record number of students to attend this year and also coordinated the funding from numerous sources. He is an Air Force veteran and serves as a Director on the Post 105 Executive Committee. From the left is incoming Post Commander, Denny Leander, John Christ, and B.I. Murrell, outgoing Post Commander. Read More»

Pies-On Pizza Patriotism

Pies-On Pizza Patriotism

The staff of Pies-On Pizza in Fayetteville recently was honored with a Flag Certificate of Appreciation by the James Waldrop Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution. The certificate was for the patriotic presentation and correctly displaying the American Flag, thus reminding all citizens that the American Flag is a flag of freedom. The James Waldrop Chapter DAR is chartered in Fayetteville. In the front row are Lori Farr, Holly Hensly, and James Waldrop Chapter DAR members Jeffre Ray and Gerry Haymans. Read More»

Haunted house and kiddie carnival in PTC this weekend

The Peachtree City Fire Department is having their annual haunted house on Oct. 29 and 30 from 7-11 p..m. Admission for adults is $10 and for students it is $8. In addition to the haunted house, the PTC Optimist Club is having a kiddie carnival for ages 10 and under for $4. There will be games and fun for all. The concession Stand will be open with food and drinks.  The location of the haunted house and the kiddie carnival is The Leach Fire Station at 110 Paschall Road.

For more information, call Kathy Burdg at 770 486-6231.

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