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Cuddy-Parker wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Parker

Courtney Leigh Cuddy and Kevin Lee Parker were married at The Four Seasons Resort Manele Bay on the island of Lanai, Hawaii Sept. 10, 2010. The Rev. Michael Lopez, a native Hawaiian, conducted the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Lynch of Peachtree City and Mr. and Mrs. Jay Cuddy of Ormond Beach, Fla. She is a graduate of McIntosh High School in Peachtree City and Mercer University in Macon. Read More»

Mickey speaks to Metro Fayette Kiwanians

Mickey speaks to Metro Fayette Kiwanians

Metro Fayette Kiwanis President, Clark Ninneman, left, welcomes speaker Doug Mickey, Chick-fil-A. Mickey spoke of his 19 years with the company and the deeply satisfying experience it has been to be able to continually  influence young people. Photo/Carolyn Cary    

Lafayette Nursing & Rehab Center Donate to Fayette Youth Protection Homes

From left are Lafayette Nursing and Rehab Center: Cecelia DeWaard, Office Manager, Kristin Hall, Payroll Benefit Coordinator, Melissa Hausen, Executive Director, Becky Davenport, Executive Director of FYPH, Rosemary McIntire, FYPH Board Member, Susan Stitt, FYPH Board Member, Lauren Davis, FYPH Board Member, and Andy Carden, Treasurer of FYPH.

Representatives from the Lafayette Nursing and Rehab Center in Fayetteville presented Becky Davenport, Executive Director of Fayette Youth Protection Homes, Inc (FYPH) and several Board members with a $275.00 donation; the proceeds from employee run bake sales held at the nursing home.  Cecelia DeWaard, Office Manager, Kristin Hall, Payroll Benefit Coordinator and Melissa Hausen, Executive Director of the nursing and rehab center organized a bake sale and children’s clothing drive as part of their “September, The Month of Caring” campaign. Read More»

American Legionnaire of the Year 2009-2010

American Legionnaire of the Year 2009-2010

John Christ was honored as the Fayette County Post 105 "Legionnaire of the Year" at the September meeting. Christ is the Post 105 Boys State Chairman and did an outstanding job in both recruiting a record number of students to attend this year and also coordinated the funding from numerous sources. He is an Air Force veteran and serves as a Director on the Post 105 Executive Committee. From the left is incoming Post Commander, Denny Leander, John Christ, and B.I. Murrell, outgoing Post Commander. Read More»

Pies-On Pizza Patriotism

Pies-On Pizza Patriotism

The staff of Pies-On Pizza in Fayetteville recently was honored with a Flag Certificate of Appreciation by the James Waldrop Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution. The certificate was for the patriotic presentation and correctly displaying the American Flag, thus reminding all citizens that the American Flag is a flag of freedom. The James Waldrop Chapter DAR is chartered in Fayetteville. In the front row are Lori Farr, Holly Hensly, and James Waldrop Chapter DAR members Jeffre Ray and Gerry Haymans. Read More»

Haunted house and kiddie carnival in PTC this weekend

The Peachtree City Fire Department is having their annual haunted house on Oct. 29 and 30 from 7-11 p..m. Admission for adults is $10 and for students it is $8. In addition to the haunted house, the PTC Optimist Club is having a kiddie carnival for ages 10 and under for $4. There will be games and fun for all. The concession Stand will be open with food and drinks.  The location of the haunted house and the kiddie carnival is The Leach Fire Station at 110 Paschall Road.

For more information, call Kathy Burdg at 770 486-6231.

Mrs. Sallie Belle Bishop, 87, formerly of Starr's Mill

Mrs. Sallie Belle Bishop, 87, of Riverdale, formerly of Starr's Mill, passed away on Friday, October 22, 2010.

Mrs. Bishop is survived by her husband James Edwin Bishop as well as several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, October 25, 2010 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville, with Rev. Jeff Lowe officiating. Burial will follow at Sherwood Memorial Gardens, Jonesboro. The family will receive friends on Saturday, October 23, 2010 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home.

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home – www.mowellfuneralhome.com

Mr. Winston Erle “Wink” Moore, 67, of Fayetteville

Mr. Winston Erle “Wink” Moore , 67, of Fayetteville, passed away on October 21, 2010.

Mr. Moore was an aviation enthusiast who loved to fly. He was an aerobatic pilot as well as a commercial pilot for 33 years. He retired as a captain on the 747-400 for Northwest Airlines. He was a graduate of Auburn University and was an avid fisherman and hunter. Read More»