Dalrymple is new coach at Northgate

Dalrymple is new coach at Northgate

  The Coweta County Board of Education recently appointed Kesley Dalrymple as the head coach of the Northgate Vikings football team. Dalrymple is currently the Vikings’ offensive coordinator. He will replace retiring head coach Tommy Walburn, with whom he has worked for several years, said Coweta County School System spokesman Dean Jackson. “Kesley Dalrymple is […]

Dennis Mitchell Schmidt, 72, of Sharpsburg

Dennis Mitchell “Denny” Schmidt, 72, of Sharpsburg, passed away on Saturday, May 6, 2017. He was born May 2, 1945 in Saginaw, Mich., to the late James Mitchell Schmidt and Esther Arft Schmidt. Denny was a 1967 graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology. He retired from Delta Air Lines after 33 years of service. […]

Mary Herwig, 96, of Sharpsburg

Mrs. Mary Herwig, 96, of Sharpsburg passed away on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. She was born in Ramer, Tenn. on January 28, 1921, to the late James and Charlotte Teague. Mary is preceded in death by her husband, Robert R. Herwig Sr; daughter, Charlotte Ann Williams, and her parents. She is survived by her daughter, […]

Tornado twists through Sharpsburg

Tornado twists through Sharpsburg

  A confirmed EF1 tornado touched down in east Coweta County on April 5. The tornado resulted in no injuries though one barn was destroyed. Coweta County Emergency Management Director Jay Jones said an EF1 tornado, confirmed by the National Weather Service, touched down between approximately 2-2:30 p.m. Jones said the tornado first touched down […]

California students do a different spring break

California students do a different spring break

  The variety of products produced at the nonprofit 180-degree Farm in Sharpsburg continues to increase, as does the number of college-aged volunteers who raise funds to travel on their school breaks to work and gain knowledge and experience. Such was the case when a group of students from the University of California at San […]

Easter Eve ‘Night of Worship’ to be featured at SDA Church

The Peachtree City Seventh Day Adventist  Church, located at 4957 Ga. Highway 34 East in Sharpsburg, will host “A Night of Worship” on Saturday, April 15 from 7 – 9 p.m. Through word and music, the Passion Week will be presented.  Many of the church’s worship teams will be sharing songs describing the last week […]

CTK’s Epps completes C.P.E. training

David Epps of Sharpsburg recently completed the four unit Clinical Pastoral Education course offered through the College of Pastoral Supervision and Psychotherapy (CPSP). All four units were completed at the Spiritual Care Department of Piedmont Fayette Hospital in Fayetteville. The entire course, which lasted two years, involved 400 hours of classroom activities and 1200 hours […]

CTK gets new paraments in memory of deceased member Tom Hennessy

CTK  gets new paraments in memory of  deceased member Tom Hennessy

New paraments, or altar coverings/hangings, were dedicated at The Cathedral of Christ the King in Sharpsburg during the Advent season. Soon after the church was first established in 1996,  Tom and Karen Hennessy became charter members of the church. Following  to a long illness, Tom Hennessy became the first member of the church to die. […]

Roger Neil Matson, age 83, of Sharpsburg

Roger Neil Matson, age 83, of Sharpsburg, Ga., departed this life on December 20, 2016. Roger was born on November 26, 1933 in Fostoria, Ohio to Milo and Margaret Matson. Roger was a retired tool and die maker and designer. He was an avid sportsman and especially enjoyed hunting, fishing and golf. He Is survived […]