Jerry A. Faulkner (right) receives a plaque from Kieth Jones at Dexter Baptist Church honoring his more than 50 years of service to the church.
It was family reunion time again. This year, instead of a large luxurious house facing the ocean on the outer banks — a house filled with electronic options — we went camping.
The senior bell ringers of the Granville House in Oxford gave a concert for family and friends at 7 p.m. Sept. 12.
Seniqua Dante Turner was the recent recipient of a $300 scholarship awarded by Power of Life Missionary Baptist Church.
Efforts in our community over the last several weeks to build community and understanding have caused me to reflect on a cartoon my father kept under the glass covering of his desktop in his office as long as I can remember. It depicted two mules tied together at the neck and two stacks of hay.
The District No. 3 Missionary Union recently named Devin Omar Anderson and Samantha B. Hargrove as scholars.
Bullock’s United Methodist Church has teamed up once again with the Humane Society of Granville County to host the 13th annual Annual Blessing of the Animals.
Today I write from my heart; I am saddened by the troubles that appear to plague the land — murder, suicide, families at crisis, poverty, hopelessness and despair. I am then reminded and comforted in knowing many of the events we have witnessed have to come to pass in order to fulfill the scriptures.
Philip Harris Jr. was recognized Aug. 31 as the 2014 recipient of the Chalis D. Sledge Scholarship.
My Dad was diagnosed with multiple inoperable brain tumors April 9 and entered his rest in Jesus on Aug. 12. One moment he was lying in a hospital bed in a body that no longer functioned as it was designed; the next moment, he was standing in the presence of the living God. Rest in Jesus.