Graduating seniors will be honored Sunday at COS

Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church will celebrate graduating seniors at the 11 a.m. worship service on Sunday, May 21. Special music at that service will feature senior instrumentalists: Kassidy Goodwin and Sarah Wampler, flutes; Claire Avery and Elizabeth Wampler, clarinets; and Alex Dohany, trumpet and flugelhorn. The selections range from American folk hymn tunes to […]

All Saints Anglican gears up for annual music camp

All Saints Anglican gears up for annual music camp

Last year’s music camp instructors at All Saints (L -R),  Christopher Murphy, Gavin Bryan, Emma Bryan, Camillia Felton and LeeLee Hunter. Photo/Special. All Saints Anglican Church will conduct its annual free children’s Christian Music Camp June 19 – 23. The featured theme, “Digging For Treasure,” will be evident in traditional hymns and praise songs, as […]

FFUMC offers modern service Sundays at 5 p.m.

FFUMC offers modern service Sundays at 5 p.m.

A recent Food and Fellowship: A Modern Worship Gathering at Fayetteville First UMC featured music by Mary Katherine Keaton. Photo/Special. The community is invited to get to know friends better, meet new people and worship in an informal setting at Fayetteville First United Methodist Church in the new Food and Fellowship: A Modern Worship Gathering. […]

Hopewell UMC’s Chick-N-Que set for this Saturday in Tyrone

The Methodist Men at Tyrone’s Hopewell United Methodist Church will hold their annual Chick-N-Que on Saturday, May 20, from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church. The cost is $8 for  half a barbecued chicken, slaw, baked beans, bread, and iced tea. Eat at the pavilion or take the food home to enjoy. Proceeds […]

Daugherty appointed new director of Freedom Challenge

Daugherty appointed new director of Freedom Challenge

Operation Mobilization (OM) USA recently announced that Tracy Daugherty has joined the organization as director of its Freedom Challenge anti-slavery initiative. Freedom Challenge is an initiative of Operation Mobilization committed to the prevention of modern day slavery and human trafficking, in addition to the rescue and restoration of its victims. The women who lead and […]

WinShape Camp registration continues at Heritage Christian

Heritage Christian Church continues to register campers for its annual WinShape Camp, planned for July 10-14.WinShape is a weeklong day camp experience for all completed first through ninth graders. Cost is $209 for a full week of camp. A deposit of $50 is due upon registration. Registration is now open. This is Heritage’s10th year hosting […]

Gaspierik-Edwards engagement

Gaspierik-Edwards engagement

Joe and Terri Gaspierik of Fayetteville announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Gaspierik to Matt Edwards, son of Fred and Robin Edwards of Fayetteville. Katie is a 2004 graduate of Fayette County High School and has a master’s degree from Georgia State University.  She is working as a behavior interventionist in Fulton County Schools. […]

Ronald James Lynch, 63, formerly of Fayetteville

Ronald “Ron” James Lynch, 63 of Altamonte Springs, Fla. (formerly of Fayetteville, Ga.) passed away on May 1, 2017, from injuries sustained in a fall on April 16, 2017. Ron was a kind and considerate man who was well loved and respected. He left a lasting impression on all who came in contact with him […]

Harry W. Hicks of Peachtree City

Harry W. Hicks, 6-8-1925 – 5-8-2017, was born in College Park, Ga. where he grew up with his parents and younger brother, Bill. After graduating from Georgia Military Academy, he entered the Navy ROTC program and trained at Georgia Tech. After the war ended, Mr. Hicks married his childhood sweetheart, Laura Leigh Richardson and began […]

Alfred Nunes, age 87

Mr. Nunes passed away on May 13, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Margaret Yates Nunes, and members of his and her extended families. Born in Taunton, Mass. on July 2, 1929, he was the son of John and Zulmira Nunes, who emigrated from the Island of Maderia, Portugal. His three […]