Headmaster of Walker School speaks at Eight to Five series
by Sally Litchfield
March 23, 2014 12:40 AM | 1438 views | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend | print
On Friday at 7 a.m., Marietta Work Matters had its Eight to Five speaker series at the corporate offices of Traton Homes on Kennesaw Avenue. Work Matters is a group of businesspeople who are working to strengthen their commitment to God from Monday to Friday by integrating faith into their working life.

Jack Hall, head of the Walker School in Marietta, an independent day school, delivered an inspirational speech about his faith. In June 2011, Hall succeeded former Headmaster Don Robertson who retired after 26 years. From 1999 to 2011, Hall served as head of school for the Augusta Preparatory Day School. He also taught at the Westminster School in Atlanta.

In 2013, Walker was chosen a Top Atlanta WorkPlace by the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

Among the attendees were Hall’s wife, Cathy, along with Ford Bohannon, Deanna Brown, Tom Clarke, Spain and Scott Gregory, Chris Harrison, Alex Koutouzis, Dana Poor, Chris Poston, Brian Robinson, Jaydee Smith and John Wills.

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On March 14, the Metro Atlanta Fire Officers Association presented a check in the amount of $5,497.23 to the American Cancer Society Pink Ribbon Classic. MAFOA chose the Pink Ribbon Classic as their charity last year and sold T-shirts.

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Country Music Legend Charlie Pride will be appearing on April 12 at 7 p.m. at the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds Music Hall, 1311 Music Hall Road, Hiawassee. Tickets are on sale now and available by calling (706) 896-4191 or visit georgiamountainfairgrounds.com.

Locals volunteering at the fair and Fall Festival events are Shirley and James Childers, and Runnell Crawford, all of Marietta, along with Sonny and Mable Lusk and Judy Campbell, all of Kennesaw.

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Fashion spotlight of the week: He had that rugged manly look in jeans and gingham plaid oxford shirt and perfectly unkept-style salt-and-pepper hair — Dr. Bryan Robinson of Marietta.

Sally Litchfield is a longtime Marietta resident. She formerly practiced law in Marietta and now stays home to raise her two children. Send Sally news at sallylit@bellsouth.net. Call Sally at (770) 425-8106.

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