Remember to have hope in dark, dismal times

“Let hope make you glad. Be patient in time of trouble and never stop praying.” — Romans 2:12 My day begins with watching the news. Every morning, I turn on the TV and watch the news for 30 minutes before getting ready for work. In the evening, I watch the news if I am home … Read more

Summer reading programs just around corner

May is finally here and with it a flurry of activity. School will be out soon and the library’s summer reading programs will begin. There will be something for everyone to participate in. We have the Read-to-Me program for ages 2-5; Children’s Summer Reading Club for ages 6-12; Teen Summer Reading Experience for ages 12 … Read more

Trade Days crew meets ‘Salvage Dawgs’

David and Charlotte (Morris) Carter have owned the His & Hers Trade Days in Burke for two years and they both love it. The following is an email from Charlotte about a quick trip they took to Virginia to help a friend move. One of their venders, Johnny, also went along with them. Charlotte says: … Read more

Keepin’ it hot

Many events claim to be “fun for the whole family,” but the 2015 Tamale Festival will truly live up to that billing. From 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Saturday, May 16, there will be activities for all ages in Old Orchard Park including a special kids’ area, music and dancing, craft and food vendors, a … Read more

Freed by Christ 5-7-15

God’s Bible says in 2 Chronicles 7:14, “If my people who are called by My name will humble themselves and pray and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin and heal their land.” Today is the National Day of Prayer day. Our … Read more

Dateline Diboll 5-7-15

Prayer A National Day of Prayer service will be held at noon Thursday May 7, at the Civic Center. Lunch provided. Renaissance Banquet The Renaissance Academic Banquet for Diboll High School will be Monday, May 11, at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale until 3 p.m. Friday, May 8, at the High School Office. Tickets … Read more