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Ellistown Breezes

Margaret McCraw 534-4484 Just a word of thanks to Rio and the many athletes who so wonderfully entertained us for the past two weeks. I so enjoyed the beautiful landscape and appreciate Tom Brokaw for his trip through the rain forest. The scenery was beautiful. Couldn’t you just feel the friendly hospitality of the Brazilian […]

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Eastern Lights

By Loretta Easley Hello to Dean and Mary Ruth Weeden at South Haven who read the paper every week and seem to be improving. Sunday brought some more rain and a bit cooler weather. Church services at Mount Olivet United Methodist and Palestine Baptist were very good.  Brother Rickey Bishop brought a message on the […]

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Macedonia news

By Lou McQuary On Aug. 14, flowers were placed on the pulpit in memory of Raymond Owen by Chris Long and Jimmy Shirley. He died several years ago from leukemia. On the card they wrote “In memory of our friend “Leroy!” Leroy must have been a nickname Chris and Jimmy called Raymond. We sure do miss Raymond […]

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Hurricane news

By Susan Hooker Hurricane residents are preparing for the upcoming dove season that will be the big news for the Labor Day holiday. The homecoming at Union Nazarene Church will be held on Sunday, Aug. 28, beginning at 10:30 a.m. with Bro. James Pardee preaching. The traditional noon meal will be held in the fellowship hall. […]

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Center Hill Baptist Church news

By Tommie Cooper In Wednesday night’s Bible study, Bro. Hall was teaching in Galatians 4:3-6, I John 5:1 and Matthew 24. We had brotherhood Sunday, Aug. 21, with Bro. Troy Montgomery with a good bunch of men. We had a good crowd for preaching today. Shoeboxes need soap, washcloths and deodorant. Bro. Hall sang a […]

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Ellistown Breezes

By Margaret McCraw Deepest sympathy to the family of Shirley McBrayer who died this week. She was a sister to Kay Reed of our church. Also deepest sympathy to the family of Otol Bishop who was buried last Saturday. He was the husband of Mildred Starling Bishop who is a sister to Jane Roberts of […]

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Eastern Lights

By Loretta Easley A special hello to Tom and Betty Hall up Dumas way. Sure hope this brings a little sunshine your way today. Mildred Grant Milstead visited Jimmy and Sylvia McBryde Wednesday afternoon. Clifford Easley came through by-pass surgery fine on Tuesday. He is very weak and will be going for rehabilitation soon. He […]

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Liberty School July meeting

Liberty school July meeting was held the evening of July 19. Mrs. Lil Nelson welcomed the attendees. Bill Wigington gave the invocation and blessing prior to the covered-dish dinner followed by home-made ice cream. In the business session Wayne Alexander gave the financial report. Following the business session, Mrs. Nelson led the group in games. […]

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Macedonia news

By Lou McQuary Saturday, Aug. 13, was a big day for the sororities at MSU in Starkville. It was the day the girls found out which sorority picked them. Savannah Shirley and Jesslyn Brewer were among the crowd of anxious pledges. Shirley Shirley, Susan and Kellie McClelland took Jacob and Savannah to lunch at Harvey’s. […]

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Center Hill Baptist Church news

By Tommie Cooper We didn’t have Wednesday night service. Tim Sanders’ dad, Mr. Emmitt Sanders, died. Keep the family in your prayers. Sunday, Aug. 14, Chandler Lessel led the singing today. Jamie and part of his family were out sick. I hope they will be better soon. Bro. Hall’s message was in Revelation 13:1-18. He […]

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