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Biz Buzz: Bieber fever takes a back seat to Spring

By Dianne Lively Yost, Columnist Lord have mercy! There’s a rambunctious ruckus goin’ down at the Big House! I can hear the hollerin’ from here! Look out! Momma’s done kidnapped Justin Bieber and she’s got ‘em hog tied in PawPaw’s barn! Hot fire Momma! You’re gonna flat

Tribee News: A Tale about a Rooster

    By Rachael Harper, Columnist I never would have thought it, but I have had a run-in with a rooster!   While Carrie. Mark, and Raegan were away at a gymnastics meet this past weekend, I looked after their dogs and chickens. They have five chickens and a rooster

Union Springs: Men’s Day 2014

Greetings from The Springs!  March will be a steady month for us since in addition to USBC’s programs, we will participate in a couple community events as well. March 6-7, members from the National Baptist Convention will be at Calvary Baptist Church to conduct evangelism outreach training.

Senior Moments: March calendar is filling up with exciting trips and activities

It’s not too late to get in on the workshop, “Powerful Tools for Caregivers” that is hosted at our Center every Wednesday afternoon from 2:00p.m. until 3:30p.m. There are six sessions, and those attending four of these get a certificate of completion.  We had a core group

Beautiful blooming daffodils give us hope for the spring

By Mac Buice, Columnist I can’t wait to see what is in store from Mother Nature. Nice weather lately, BUT I think there is more cold weather to come. This is just February. Still winter but you can see the beautiful daffodils blooming in our yards. Nice

Beautiful blooming daffodils give us hope for the Spring

Mae Buice, Columnist I can’t wait to see what is in store from Mother Nature. Nice weather lately, BUT I think there is more cold weather to come. This is just February. Still winter but you can see the beautiful daffodils blooming in our yards. Nice in

God goes before us when we go and reach people for Him

By Margie Ward, Columnist Our family, church family and community was saddened on Wednesday afternoon to hear of the death of Florine Ward. She was 91 years old and always a very special person to all that knew her. She always had words of encouragement and wisdom

Centennial News

Centennial News It is a privilege to be a husband and father. I like to be known as Tricia’s husband or my children’s father. I remember when we took our eldest child to church for the first time. I was no longer “Michael.” I was now to be

Sustaining Wildlife

By Stephanie Hudak, Columnist Okay, usually I end my story recommending a book. This time I am going to start the story with a book title. Douglas W. Tallamy has written a great book about sustaining wildlife entitled ‘Bringing Nature Home’. It is filled with wonderful ideas

Best of the Best: A Novel Idea

By Cathy Best, Columnist What’s happened to the service industry? Somehow we’ve managed to accept self-service as common practice. It snuck up on us disguised as a novelty. Isn’t it novel to stand in the rain and pump our expensive gas, and novel to be stranded in