Students win ‘Laws of Life’ essay contest

Students win ‘Laws of Life’ essay contest

Three McIntosh students have been named winners in the Laws of Life Essay Contest sponsored by the Rotary Club of Peachtree City and the Georgia Rotary Clubs. Catherine Quarles was the overall school winner, and finished fourth in the state competition. Mateo Rodriquez was the 11th grade winner, and Mattie Wortman was the 9th grade […]

CAP squad completes training session

CAP squad completes training session

The Peachtree City Falcon Field Composite Squadron held the spring Basic Cadet Training (BCT) at Cochran Mill Park over the weekend. Cadet Second Lieutenant Davis Laughlin was in command of 17 cadets that pitched their tents, set up sanitation and cooking stations with the guidance of six senior members trained in ground team and emergency services. […]

Spring Hill teacher Sanders finalist for state pre-K award

Pre-K Commissioner Amy Jacobs, center, and Assistant Commissioner Susan Adams, left, made a special visit to Spring Hill Elementary on May 9 to officially announce that Pre-K teacher Tricia Sanders is one of six statewide finalists under consideration for Georgia’s Pre-K Program Teachers of the Year for 2017-2018.

Spring Hill teacher Sanders finalist for state pre-K award

The Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) has selected Spring Hill Elementary Pre-K teacher Tricia Sanders as one of three finalists statewide under consideration for Georgia Pre-K Program Teacher of the Year for 2017-2018. Sanders is one of three finalists selected from public school system nominations made across the state. The winner will […]

Religion Briefs 051717

Friendship UMC plans basement sale Friendship United Methodist Church, 1004 Ga. Highway 314, Fayetteville, is having a “basement sale” Saturday May 20, beginning at 9 a.m. A variety of items will be available including glassware, kitchen items, office items, and storage items. COS schedule change Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church announces a change in the […]

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 […]