All Saints Anglican’s annual free music camp coming up

All Saints Anglican Church in Peachtree City will conduct its seventh annual free children’s Music Camp July 7 - 11. The program is for children ages 5 through 11.

The camp is scheduled from 9 a.m. until noon each day at the church, 225 S. Peachtree Parkway. Parents and friends will be invited to the “grand finale” and graduation presentation at noon on July 11 when the children will demonstrate what they have learned. Read More»

Christ Our Shepherd will offer Lutheroad Day Camp in July

Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Peachtree City announces the 8th annual Lutheroad Day Camp, scheduled for July 21-25, at the church.

The hours will be: Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.; Friday 9 a.m.- noon. Eligible children are those entering grades 1-6 for the 2014-2015 school year.

Staff will be provided by Lutheran Outdoor Ministries of North Carolina.

The cost is $165 per child. Registration is open and available at Read More»

Register online for FFUMC’s WoW Vacation Bible School

Fayetteville First UMC invites the community to Workshop of Wonders, this year’s VBS, from 9 a.m to 12:15 p.m. from June 23 to 27.

Children ages three (as of Jan. 1, 2014) through fifth grade are eligible to attend.

“In Workshop of Wonders,” a spokesperson explained, “children will learn what it is to build and imagine with God.”

Activities include lessons, music, recreation, local and global missions, and art.

Preregistration is requested. The cost is $10 per child and includes music CD and t-shirt. Registration forms are available online at Read More»

Health screenings and more offered at Back to School Bash

Amazing Grace Community resource Center will offer a Community Live Celebration/Back to School Bash on July 5 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the center, 949 Pointe South Parkway in Jonesboro. Read More»

Religion Briefs 06/18/14

Join exercise class at FFUMC
The next session of Move 4 Life at Fayetteville First United Methodist Church will begin July 7. The morning class will meet Monday and Wednesday and the afternoon class will meet Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. For more information, contact Joyce Mucha,

Windmiller reappointed Read More»

Schoon-Harris Engagement

Kayci Jo Schoon engaged to Michael Hollis Harris

Jackie and Jeff Toney of Atlanta, Georgia and Lance and Sherrie Schoon of Brooks, Georgia are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter Kayci Jo Schoon to Michael Hollis Harris, son of David and Leigh Ann Harris of Fayetteville, Georgia.

Kayci is the granddaughter of Wendy and Russell Krausz of Lemmon, South Dakota and Luther and Luana Schoon of Thunderhawk, North Dakota. Michael is the grandson of Betty Bailey Mayfield of Fayetteville, Ga., and of Hollis Harris of Peachtree City, Georgia. Read More»

Young-Melgarejo engagement

Katherine McIntyre Young engaged to Henry Junior Melgarejo

Mr. and Mrs. Randall Hough of Peachtree City and Mr. and Mrs. John Young of Atlanta are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine McIntyre Young, to Henry Junior Melgarejo, son of Mr. Enrique Melgarejo and Mrs. Vivian Melgarejo of Fresno, Calif.

The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Barbara Sadler and the late Mr. John Sadler, Mrs. Patricia Young, and Mr. and Mrs. John V. Wynne. Read More»

Carthelle Huau, 96, of Peachtree City

Carthelle Huau, 96, of Peachtree City, passed away June 12, 2014. Read More»

Christopher James Hagberg, 19, of Peachtree City

Christopher James Hagberg, 19, of Peachtree City, passed away June 14, 2014 as a result of seizures.

He was currently enrolled at Georgia Military College; enjoyed drawing, gaming and animation. He had been a leader in the VOICES program at McIntosh High School where he graduated last year. Read More»

Herbert Wayne Green, Jr., 67

Herbert Wayne Green, Jr.

Herbert Wayne Green, Jr., 67, a native of the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia, passed away in Macon, Ga. on June 11, 2014 with his family by his side.

He was born on May 31, 1947 in Harrisonburg, Va. to the late Herbert Wayne Green, Sr. and Adele Pastula Green. Herb was a graduate of Stonewall Jackson High School. He served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. Afterwards, he graduated from Lord Fairfax Community College and went on to obtain his real estate license from Bridgewater College. Herb was married to Vicki Wood in 1982, and they raised three children together. Read More»