Sunday, September 19, 1999
Standing out from the crowds

Students show their faith on prayer day

SPLOST vote set for Tuesday

Fayette County voters will decide on Tuesday whether or not the sales tax should be increased by one cent to finance a $90 million school construction and improvement package. Proponents of the special local option sales tax (SPLOST), like Janet Smola, who co-chairs the Fayette Citizens for Continued Excellence in Education, claim the tax and $50 million bond package is financially sound and is the best course of action for the school board to take, as it contends with a growth rate of 1,000 students a year.

Fayette Church of God had beginnings in log cabin

The American Legion log cabin building in Fayetteville was the first meeting place of the Fayetteville Church of God.

Entertaining angels

In 1952 we were living at Fort Benning in Columbus Ga. I was 9 years old and Dad was the post chaplain responsible for the Protestant religious program for the soldiers and their families who lived there.