Monthly Archives: December 2016

The Russian Threat

For the past month the news cycle has been dominated by talk of Russian cyber attacks. Hillary Clinton has cited this as a reason that she lost. Realistically Clinton lost because she was a terrible candidate that used her influence at the DNC to shut out Bernie Sanders, and she has had a cloud of…

Lillian Dianne Foust

Mrs. Lillian Dianne Foust, age 73 of Griffin, formerly of Fayetteville passed away on Friday, December 23, 2016 at her residence. Mrs. Foust was born in Atlanta, Georgia on January 10, 1943. She is preceded in death by her parents, William David Royal and Lillian Lucille Morgan Royal; brothers, George Royal and Billy Royal; sister,…

Annette A. Evans

Annette A. Evans, 87, of Lake City, FL, formerly of Fayetteville, passed away on December 24, 2016 in Lake City, FL.  She was born on December 12, 1929 in Commerce, GA to Althea and Marion Judson Ayers.  Annette was an active member of Fayetteville First United Methodist Church.  She loved to garden, bake, can and…

Christmas with Police brings community together in the spirit of the season

The holiday season isn’t easy for everyone, but the Fayetteville Police Department always does its part to make sure the light shines a little brighter. For more than a decade, the department has been working to make Christmas brighter for some local families, first as Shop with a Cop, and now with Christmas with Police….

Merry Christmas!

I have a friend who has a daughter who is a senior at Wellesley College in Massachusetts (Hillary’s alma mater). The other day we were discussing the election and the country’s reaction to the stunning outcome, especially among the college types. He told me that his daughter, whose dorm room is on the same floor…

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