Dr. Mark Randall came to the Fayette County area almost two years ago and almost immediately became an integral part of the medical community, not only for his renowned skills as a surgeon but also for his compassion to help others. Randall was born in Augusta, Ga. during his father Maurice Randall’s second year of medical school.
The Fayette City Council held its regular council meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 13. All council members were present for the meeting, with the exception of Councilwoman Virettia Whiteside.
Judd Drake, director of Restoration Springs, opened the meeting with prayer, and Fayette Mayor Rod Northam led the Pledge of Allegiance.
The Fayette Medical Center Long-Term Care Facility celebrated it’s annual Valentine’s Banquet at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 14. The theme for this year’s celebration was Candyland. Residents enjoyed a wonderful meal, featuring their choice of ribeye steak or grilled chicken. The residents were served restaurant-style by Fayette Middle School, Fayette County High School and Bevill State Community College Nursing Students. In the picture above are the members of the Long-Term Care Center’s Royal Court.
Corey Savage, a graduate of Fayette County High School and current resident of Fayette County, spoke at the annual Fayette Middle School’s “Black History Month Celebration,” held on Feb. 8 at the school’s gymnasium. In addition to being a graduate of Fayette County High School, Savage is also a graduate of Bevill State Community College and Auburn University. He is currently the pastor of Plum Grove Baptist Church in Tuscaloosa.
Note: The following people were sentenced in Fayette County Circuit Court since Aug. 2023. The list was compiled from information recently received from the Fayette County Circuit Court Office.
There will be an informative meeting concerning the on-going war between Gaza and Israel at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 20 at the Fayette Civic Center. The guest speaker for the event will be Richard Friedman, former executive director for the Birmingham Jewish Foundation.