Should someone you know be Fayette’s Mother of the Year?


Should someone you know be Mother of the Year? Let us know! The deadline for Fayette County’s 13th annual Mother of the Year Contest, coordinated by The Citizen newspapers and Fayette Woman magazine, is midnight on Sunday, April 26, 2015.

Valuable prize packages for three winning moms are provided by more than 20 businesses and organizations this year, including: 

Atlanta Market Furniture & Accessories, Autrey’s Armory, Banana Beach Tan, Bedazzled Flower Shop, Branch & Vine, fab’rik, The Fred;

GymGuyz, heart is found photography,  Ici Paris, J&R Clothing, The Italian Oven, The Lisa Kelly Voice Academy, Massage Envy;

Merle Norman, My Chef Nancy, Peachtree City Convention and Visitors Bureau, The Queen’s Jewels, Regal Jewelers, Smith & Davis, and The Spa at Trilogy.

If you know someone who should be named “Mother of the Year” tell us why in an essay of 500 words or less. Email your nomination to: Be sure to include:

• Your name and contact information;

• Mother’s name, age, address and contact information (winning moms must be residents of Fayette County);

• A photo of the mother nominated; and

• Why this person should be recognized as a “Mother of the Year.”

Winners will be selected from three age categories.

The most important thing to know about this contest is that if you don’t enter your favorite mom, she can’t win.

Three moms are going to have a very nice Mothers’ Day. Why not yours?