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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 School for all ages;

• 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., Worship for adults and older children, and Sunday school for infants through fourth grade only;

• 11:30 a.m. – noon: Fellowship with refreshments provided. Read More»

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. Read More»

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 7-9 p.m. and on Friday mornings from 9:30-11:30 a.m. beginning May 19 and May 21. For more information and to pre-register, contact Gayle Reddy, 770-487-7672.

Jason Epps guests at CTK Read More»

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 at NHBCFayette.com.

PTCUMC, June 21-25 Read More»

Rook-Humble Engagement

Allison Lynn Rook enaged to Timothy Lee Humble

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 of Senoia, and the late Barney Bagley Rook. She is a graduate of Landmark Christian High School and Atlanta Christian College. She is head teller at United Community Bank in Tyrone. Read More»

Haskell-Hansen Engagement

Alexandra “Allie” Haskell engaged to Nicholas B. Hansen

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. Andrew T. Fehl. She is a graduate of New York University-Tisch School of the Arts where she earned a bachelor’s degree in drama- costume design. She is currently employed as a nanny in Charlotte, N.C. Read More»

Local Toastmasters earn awards

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 meets at Noon on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at the LaFayette Education Center.  Toastmasters International is tdevoted to improving speaking and leadership skills. From left are J.D. Read More»

Local paramedic excels at Fort Benning

Specialist Edward Sherwood. Photo/Special.

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 Army battlefields from all over the world. Read More»

New Neighbors new officers

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 by offering a wide range of activities. NNLC numbers over 220 members who are able to offer support, guidance, and friendship to newcomers who are adjusting to new surroundings. Read More»

Mrs. Linda Cranford Harrison, 71, of Brooks

Mrs. Linda Cranford Harrison, 71, of Brooks and formerly of Jonesboro, died May 15, 2010.

She was born and raised on a farm in Arab, AL to the late Gurtice and Arah Cranford. She moved to Jonesboro, GA after her marriage to John M. Harrison. She enjoyed fishing, cooking, and caring for others. Her greatest joy came from her three grandchildren and her extended family. Read More»

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