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Dorothy Halley Hamner Stewart, 88, of Peachtree City

Dorothy Halley Hamner Stewart, 88, of Peachtree City, GA died July 6, 2010.

Mrs. Stewart was a homemaker and a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister & cousin. She was preceded in death by her 2nd husband Wilton W. Stewart and 1st husband Charles F Hamner along with one brother & sister. Read More»

Helene Nina Esposito Dolan, 75, of Peachtree City

Helene Nina Esposito Dolan of Peachtree City passed away on July 6th following a lengthy illness.

Born in New Haven, Conn. on 02-09-35, she was the eldest child of Andrew Esposito and Helen Falcone Esposito. Helene met her future husband, Larry J. Dolan, in New Haven, while he attended Yale University . Read More»

Mrs. Wanda Kocienda of Peachtree City

Mrs. Wanda Kocienda of Peachtree City died Tuesday, July 6, 2010.

Mrs. Kocienda was preceded in death by her husband Frank Kocienda. She is survived by her daughter Stephanie Schmidt of Peachtree City; son Czeslaw Kocienda and his wife Donna of Stockbridge; 5 grandchildren; great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. Read More»

Mavis Kennedy Roberts, 85, Peachtree City

Mavis Kennedy Roberts passed from this world, peacefully on July 5, 2010. Read More»

Mr. James W. “Jim” Kelly, 82, of Seacrest, FL

Mr. James W. “Jim” Kelly, 82, of Seacrest, FL, passed away July 2, 2010.

Graveside services will be held Thursday, July 8, 2010 at 2:00 PM at Westminster Memorial Gardens, Peachtree City, GA.

Carl J Mowell & Son, Fayetteville (www.mowellfuneralhome.com)

Failure can be a good teacher

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It’s exciting to see the Atlanta Braves having a better year. Even Chipper Jones is finally coming around. At the end of June, Chipper was batting .254 with five home runs and 32 RBI. Way off his best years’ production, but after a slow start, his offense appears to be picking up.

Think about what a .254 average means. He gets a hit only one out of every four times he comes to the plate. Or, he fails to get a hit three out of every four times he comes to the plate. Yet, he still gets what? Something like $14 million this season? Read More»

Flat Creek Baptist’s Fine Arts Academy opens registration for the coming year

Flat Creek Baptist Church has opened registration for its 2010-2011 session of the Fine Arts Academy, offering instruction in music and art for children, youth and adults. Sessions will be held based on the desire of students and the availability of teachers. Lessons will be taught weekly at Flat Creek and will be scheduled in mutual agreement with teachers, students, and the church calendar. Read More»

All Saints free music camp starts next week

Registration is still open for All Saints Anglican Church’s free Children’s Music Camp set to start next Monday. The theme is “A Week of Praise” with a focus on a variety of music, especially traditional hymns and praise songs. The camp will run through Friday.

Curriculum includes singing, dancing, an introduction to various instruments, composition, and art. It also features contests, games and snacks. No previous experience is required. Read More»

Fayette Family Church to host rally

A Better Way Ministries of Peachtree City will conduct a Rally at the Fayette Family Church Sunday, July 11, at 6:30 p.m.

Better Way is a place of refuge for men ages 17 - 55 with drug and alcohol addictions and other life controlling issues.

The evening will include a message from ministry founder John Barrow.

For more information about Better Way, visit www.abetterwayministries.com or call 770-599-8111.

Fayette Family Church is at 1729 Hwy. 54 W., Fayetteville, about 2 miles east of Peachtree City. For info, call 770-461-6235.

Eddie Thomas will celebrate 13 years at Edgefield

The congregation of Edgefield Baptist Church will celebrate the 13th Year Pastoral Anniversary of Senior Pastor Eddie Thomas on Sunday, July 18.

The theme for the occasion is Moving by Faith.

The 10 a.m. guest speaker will be Bishop Linda Brown from Ephod Church in Montgomery, Ala.

A special “Singing Pastor’s Concert” will be held that evening at 6 p.m. Special guests will be Pastor Belinda McCastle, Pastor James Chandler, Pastor Timothy Cox, Evangelist Edwena Watts, and Evangelist Lavoria Reese. Bro. Reggie Gay will be the Master of Ceremonies. Read More»