Taylor ordained

James Charles Taylor was recently ordained to the office and ministry of deacon in services at The Cathedral of Christ the King, Sharpsburg. In addition to being assigned to serve at Christ the King, Taylor is a chaplain at Piedmont Fayette Hospital and is a certified law enforcement chaplain serving the Peachtree City Police Department. […]

PTCUMC announces new summer worship schedule

From June 6 to Aug. 1, Peachtree City United Methodist Church will gather on Sundays with a new worship schedule composed of one worship service, a time for small group discipleship and Sunday school, as well as a time to fellowship with each other. The summer schedule will be: • 9:15 – 10:15 a.m., Sunday […]

Providence will offer parenting seminar June 12

Providence United Methodist Church will offer a “Parenting is Heart Work” seminar Saturday, June 12, from 8:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m. The seminar is open to the community and emphasizes helping parents solve the real problems they are facing. A children’s program is offered at the same time, so that the whole family can attend. “Too many […]

Religion Briefs 05/19/10

Holy Trinity’s Griefshare starts tonight Griefshare, a 13-week Christian video/discussion support group for those who have lost a loved one,will be offered at Holy Trinity Church at 101 Walt Banks Road in Peachtree City. Each GriefShare session is self-contained so one can begin attending at any time. Sessions will be offered on Wednesday evenings from […]

Vacation Bible Schools 05/19/10

National Heights Baptist, June 14-18 National Heights Baptist Church will host “Planet Zoom!” Vacation Bible School, June 14 through June 18 from 6 -8 p.m. The program is free and available to kids in kindergarten through fifth grade. Sign up at the registration party on Sunday, May 30 at 12:30 p.m. or sign up online […]

Rook-Humble Engagement

Mr. and Mrs. James Hardy Rook of Fayetteville announce the engagement of their daughter, Allison Lynn, to Timothy Lee Humble, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Lee Humble, also of Fayetteville. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Mrs. Linnie Koontz Coppley and John Clifford Coppley of Spencer, N.C., and Mrs. Iris Hardy Rook […]

Haskell-Hansen Engagement

Dr. Joyce Haskell and Alexander C. Haskell III of North Augusta, S.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexandra “Allie” Haskell, to Nicholas B. Hansen, son of Jeffery and Katherine Hansen of Peachtree City. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alexander C. Haskell Jr. and the late Mr. and Mrs. […]

Local Toastmasters earn awards

Two Fayetteville residents were presented awards at the May 7 Georgia Toastmasters Conference in Savannah.  J.D. Dirkschneider received the Triple Crown trophy for earning three educational awards since July 1.  Terrance Lawrence was named Georgia Area Governor of the Year. Dirkschneider is President of High Noon Toastmasters and Lawrence is Immediate Past President.  The club […]

Local paramedic excels at Fort Benning

On April 30, 2010, Specialist Edward Sherwood graduated from One Station Unit Training as the “Soldier of the Cycle” of Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 19th Infantry of the 198th Infantry Training Brigade at Fort Benning, Georgia. The graduation ceremony was held at the new parade field adjacent to the recently opened National Infantry Museum which includes soil from US […]

New Neighbors new officers

The Peachtree City Chapter of New Neighbors League Club (NNLC) recently installed the officers of their summer/fall board.  From left are Shirley Jensen, President; Sheila Ostrofsky, First Vice President; Susan Johnson, Second Vice President; Carlyn Nankervis, Secretary; Kathy Burnett, Treasurer.  NNLC’s purpose is to help residence new to the area to meet and make friends […]