Hopewell will offer FPU March 11

Hopewell United Methodist Church in Tyrone will begin Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University (FPU) 13-week class on Thursday, March 11, at 7 p.m. More than one million families have attended FPU. On average, they pay off $5,300 in debt and save $2,700 in just 90 days. The program is for everyone, regardless of age, regardless […]

Wisconsin choirs to perform at Faith Lutheran in Sharpsburg

The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir and Chamber Choir, from Wisconsin Lutheran College and under the direction of Dr. James Nowack, will perform a concert on Sunday, March 7 at 7 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church in Sharpsburg. The concert is part of the choirs’ 2010 Spring Concert Tour. The choir will present a diverse, mostly a […]

Religion Briefs 03/03/10

Lee to speak at Lenten lunch tomorrow Lenten lunches will continue at First United Methodist Church each Thursday throughout Lent (March 4, 11, 18 and 25) and will end with a lunch on April 1. All lunches will begin at 11:30 a.m. The March 4 lunch will be hosted by the Friendship circle. Dr. Dave […]

Quintero-Oddo

Nohemi Quintero and Paul C. Oddo Jr. were married at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Hermosillo, Mexico on Jan. 9, 2010. The priest, Fr. Rafael Gonzalez Montemayor, celebrated Mass for the wedding. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ricardo Quintero from Hermosillo, Mexico. She graduated as a lawyer and also graduated with […]

Babb-Stevens

Mr. R. Joel Babb of Griffin and Ms. Regina Babb of Jonesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebecca Carol Babb, to James Robert Stevens, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Stevens of Peachtree City. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. S.L. May Jr., of Jonesboro and the late Mr. and […]

Hartsfield-Werginz

Mr. and Mrs. James David Hartsfield Jr. of Acworth announce the engagement of their daughter, Lisa Diann Hartsfield, to Karl Craft Werginz, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Werginz of Fayetteville. The bride-elect is a high school graduate of Harrison High School in Kennesaw and a college graduate of the University of West Georgia in […]

Emily Elizabeth Caldwell Rhodes

Emily Elizabeth Caldwell Rhodes, Fayetteville, died Feb. 21, 2010. She received her master’s degree from North Georgia College. She had worked with Georgia Mountain Crafts in Gainesville, and was retired from Hall County’s Sardis Church Elementary School. She loved to travel and had been to Canada, Africa, China and Europe and Australia four times. Graveside […]

Myra Ann Crews, 81

Myra Ann Crews, 81, Fayetteville, died Feb. 20, 2010. She was born Aug. 12, 1928 in Fayette County. She was preceded in death by her parents, Johnny I. and Irene Rowland Goodman, her husband of 33 years, Lewis Sandford Crews, brothers, Grady Goodman, Rowland Goodman, Bill Goodman, Dorsey Goodman, Hershall Goodman, and Johnny Goodman, and […]

B. Hugh Smith, 86

B. Hugh Smith, 86, Peachtree City, died Feb. 19, 2010. He was born in Rico, Ga. He served in the United States Navy in World War II. He was retired from Life and Casualty Insurance Company and then worked as a home inspector for Fayette State Bank and the Bank of America. He was a […]

Camillo DiSciullo, 85

Camillo DiSciullo, 85, Dublin, formerly of Sharpsburg, died Feb. 29, 2010. He was preceded in death by his parents, Vincenzo and Rupina Campagna DiSciullo. He had served two years in the Italian Navy and was retired from Republic Steel in Warren, Ohio with 32 years of service. He was an active parishioner at St. Mary’s […]