Bowler inducted into Georgia Hall of Fame in Columbus
by Sally Litchfield
August 17, 2013 11:27 PM | 2511 views | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Local Bowler Charles “ Sonny” Lusk of Kennesaw was inducted into the Georgia Bowling Hall of Fame in Columbus on Aug. 3. Sonny has been bowling for 54 years and has served in various capacities with the local and state associations. He is a certified coach, registered volunteer, certified lane inspector and served on the United States Bowling Congress lane certification advisory committee.

Sonny was congratulated by 22 Hall of Fame Members, state board members and delegates attending the ceremony. The nomination was made by Gale Tanner, Northwest Georgia USBC Association manager of Smyrna and endorsed by Walt Koscica, state director of Marietta and Joe Spain, association manager of Roswell.

Sonny’s wife Mable Lusk, sister Judy Campbell of Kennesaw, daughter Suzanne Hatfield of Cartersville, son and daughter-in-law Brooks and Lisa Lusk of Atlanta and granddaughter Bailey Lusk of Atlanta were all in attendance for the Sonny’s induction.


On Sept. 7, the Honorary Commanders of Cobb County class of 2013 is hosting Barbecue for the Red, White and Blue, a barbecue and music event to raise funds and awareness for the SHARE initiative at Shepherd Center that provides a continuum of rehabilitation care for soldiers who have sustained traumatic brain injuries. The event begins at 7 p.m. at Galleria Gardens. The gardens are between the Galleria Office buildings and across the street from the Waverly Hotel.

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Don’t miss “Footloose The Musical” at the Strand Theatre on the Marietta Square. One of the most explosive movie musicals in recent memory bursts onto the live stage with exhilarating results. When Ren and his mother move from Chicago to a small town, Ren is prepared for the inevitable adjustment period at his new high school. What he isn’t prepared for is a ban on dancing instituted by the local preacher. Tickets are on sale now and cost $20 to $35. Seating is assigned. Performances are Aug. 18, 22, 23, 24 and 25.


Fashion Spotlight of the week: Looking good in an embellished abstract print tunic top paired with flowy black pants — Delinda Kilgore of Kennesaw — a real jewel.

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 Call Sally at (770) 425-8106.
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