Lifestyles

Let ARP help with Thanksgiving meal

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:36 pm

Let some fabulous cooks with the Fayetteville ARP Church make your Thanksgiving meal less stressful, and at the same time, help a worthy cause, the Mission for Madrid. One-hundred percent of the proceeds from the bake sale will go toward Fayetteville ARP Church sending a mission team to Madrid, Spain, in July 2015. Sides available for purchase are corn casserole, green bean casserole, holiday potatoes and sweet potato casserole. A

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  • Rotary Club’s 44th Fish Fry Saturday

    Posted on October 17, 2014 at 8:21 am

    The Fayetteville Rotary Club’s 44th Annual Fish Fry will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds. “We’re going to have a great fish fry this year,” said Dan Holt, president of the Rotary Club. “Hopefully, the weather will be perfect for cooking over 1,400 pounds of fish and over 4,000 hush puppies … This is one of our biggest fundraisers of the year, and as always we

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  • RCA sets craft fair, business expo

    Posted on October 16, 2014 at 4:21 pm

    Riverside Christian Academy is gearing up for the Seventh Annual Craft Show and Small Business Expo on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. This is an opportunity for local crafters and home-based business owners to show off their works and wares. From the beginning, the craft show has been held in the gym at RCA, and two years ago, it expanded into the cafeteria. “We have seen

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Travel

Fall is perfect for antiquing

Posted on September 29, 2014 at 10:54 am

Ah, fall: it means cooler, crisp air, sweaters, bonfires, football games, pumpkin spice everything, and getting out on those cool Saturday mornings to shop for that perfect antique to complete a collection or just complete a room. North Alabama has several antique stores that are sure to have that much sought-after piece for which an antique connoisseur or novice is searching.   Bank Street Art and Antique Mall Located in

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  • Henry Horton Park to host historical tours

    Posted on September 15, 2014 at 4:05 pm

    Henry Horton State Park will host two historical tours in the upcoming months. Middle Tennessee is home to great historical attractions and Henry Horton’s tours will give visitors the opportunity to experience what the area has to offer, while staying at a beautiful state park.   The first tour, the Homes and Spirits Tour, will be held Oct. 23-25. The tour will include a bus ride to visit Traveller’s Rest

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  • World War II ship to visit area

    Posted on August 27, 2014 at 10:37 am

    LST Memorial

    A 328 feet long piece of American history will be docked at Ingalls Harbor in Decatur, Alabama and will be available for public tours. The USS LST 325 is a World War II vessel that was part of the D-Day Invasion at Omaha Beach on June 6, 1944. This ship is one of the last of her kind and is the only working LST in the United States. The ship

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Education

Motlow SGA hosts blood drive

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:29 pm

The Motlow College Moore County campus Student Government Association (SGA) will join with Blood Assurance to host a blood drive on Monday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. The Blood Assurance mobile bus will be located in the parking lot between the Crouch Center and the Forrester Student Center. Students, faculty and staff may sign up to donate by contacting or visiting the Student Success Center in Crouch.

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  • Blanche sets Harvest Festival

    Posted on October 19, 2014 at 3:29 pm

    Blanche School’s Harvest Festival will be held Thursday, Oct. 23, with a chili supper, carnival games and crowning of representatives. The PTF chili supper will be held from 4:30 until 6:30 p.m. Carnival games, including Bingo, toilet paper toss, pick-up ducks, cake walk and many more activities, are from 5 until 7 p.m. A cake auction begins at 7:15 p.m. and crowning of representatives will be held at 7:30 p.m.

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  • Keith, FHS student, attends Boys State

    Posted on October 14, 2014 at 4:19 pm

    James Keith

    James Keith, sponsored by Fayetteville High School, attended the 2014 American Legion Boys State. American Legion Boys State is among the most respected and selective educational programs of government instruction for high school students. It is a participatory program where each participant becomes a part of the operation of his local, county and state government. At American Legion Boys State, participants are exposed to the rights and privileges, the duties

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Religion

Let ARP help with Thanksgiving meal

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:36 pm

Let some fabulous cooks with the Fayetteville ARP Church make your Thanksgiving meal less stressful, and at the same time, help a worthy cause, the Mission for Madrid. One-hundred percent of the proceeds from the bake sale will go toward Fayetteville ARP Church sending a mission team to Madrid, Spain, in July 2015. Sides available for purchase are corn casserole, green bean casserole, holiday potatoes and sweet potato casserole. A

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  • Religion

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 1:28 pm

    “Old Time” Three-day Revival, hosted by the Market Street Church of God in Fayetteville, will be held Wednesday, Oct. 22, to Friday, Oct. 24, at 7p.m. Guest speaker are Pastor David Gardner from Holy Covenant Church of Faith in Pulaski, Craig Carmichael from Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church and Pastor Philip Buchanan from First Missionary Baptist Church of Winchester. Special musical guest for each night service is Wanda Tate.  

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  • Health, Temperance Day set for Saturday

    Posted on October 14, 2014 at 4:22 pm

    The Fayetteville First Seventh-Day Adventist Church will be observing its Health and Temperance Day on Saturday, Oct. 18. Dr. James Patterson of Orlando, Fla., will be the guest speaker. Dr. Patterson is an educator, radio speaker, health researcher, author and ordained minister of the Gospel. He holds an undergraduate degree from Northern Caribbean University and a graduate degree from Adelphi University. Using the knowledge gleaned from his many years of

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Health

Friedland, Dr. John

Spine surgery now available in Winchester

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:33 pm

Southern Tennessee Regional Health System officials announce the addition of orthopedic and spine surgeon, Dr. John T. Friedland, to the medical team of Southern Tennessee Orthopedics and Spine Center resulting in the availability of a new service across Franklin, Grundy, Lawrence, Giles and surrounding counties. “Less than a year ago our hospitals in Winchester, Sewanee, Lawrenceburg and Pulaski joined to become a regional health system enabling us to become strong

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  • Motlow SGA hosts blood drive

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:29 pm

    The Motlow College Moore County campus Student Government Association (SGA) will join with Blood Assurance to host a blood drive on Monday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. The Blood Assurance mobile bus will be located in the parking lot between the Crouch Center and the Forrester Student Center. Students, faculty and staff may sign up to donate by contacting or visiting the Student Success Center in Crouch.

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  • Autism awareness focus of new Coldwater ministry

    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 6:15 pm

    The Miller family models Coldwater Autism Awareness Ministry’s T-shirts for the purpose of bringing awareness of their new ministry, CAAM. The ministry was birthed at Coldwater United Methodist Church with a mission of bringing awareness of Autism Spectrum Disorder and to urge diagnosis and early intervention. Family members pictured are (from left) Steve, Zane, Julie and Will Miller.

    Coldwater Autism Awareness Ministry is a recently formed local group striving to raise autism awareness, as well as educate, empower and improve the levels of individuals with autism spectrum disorders and their families. This ministry came as a result of Pastor George Turke of Coldwater United Methodist Church urging Steve and Julie Miller to chair a committee to begin an autism awareness ministry. They understand what it takes to raise

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