Debra and Richard Collins of Jefferson announce the engagement of their daughter Anna Elizabeth Walls to James Joshua Robinson, son of James and Cheryl Robinson of Gainesville. The bride-elect is the daughter of the late Charles Walls.
Jo Ann Bartlett and Scott Walker Loyd were united in marriage at 11 a.m. July 3, 2010, at The Blacksmith Shop in Macon. The bride is the daughter of John Palmer and Tommie Ruth Bartlett of McRae. The groom is the son of Gregory Winston and Peggy Walker Loyd of Flowery Branch.
Mr. and Mrs. Henricus Smith of Peachtree City announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Danielle Sandra Smit to Mr. Michael Blair Rodgers, son of Dr. Sara Alice Tucker of Cornelia and the late Mr. Ronald G. Rodgers.
Brittany Clark and Michael Bruns were united in marriage at 6 p.m. July 31, 2010, pool side at the bride's parent's residence in Clermont. The bride is the daughter of Rory and Vanessa Clark of Clermont. The groom is the son of Nancy Ivy of Ely, Nev., and Richard and Nancy Bruns of Placentia, Calif.
Heather Ashley Ellis and Patrick Bonner Blalock were united in marriage at 6 p.m. May 15, 2010, at Central United Methodist Church in Asheville, N.C. The bride is the daughter of Norman Millard and Judy Ellis Adams of Dahlonega and the late Joseph "Jody" Ellis. The groom is the son of William Harold Jr. and Diane Derrick Blalock of Gainesville.
Ann Chan Chua and Olin Franklin Fulmer IV were united in marriage at 5 p.m. Aug. 14, 2010, in the Chapel at Gainesville First United Methodist Church in Gainesville. The bride is the daughter of Marcelino and Belen Chua of Manila, Philippines. The groom is the son of Olin and Joan Fulmer of Gainesville.
The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center has scheduled a seminar on Starting a Business: Planning & Financing for 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at The Featherbone Center, 999 Chestnut St., Gainesville.
As a fiscal conservative, I dislike taxes and debt; I abhor wasteful spending. In the voting booth, I generally vote against raising taxes and adding fees. As a rule I don't trust the legislature to spend our money wisely.
October 17, 2010|
By Dr. Priscilla R. Strom