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Ellistown Breezes

After a wonderful weather weekend this Monday morning is beginning with the same welcome sunshine. Maybe we are remembering to say “Thanks.” The weekend was saddened by the loss of another member of Center High school’s Class of 1949. Edward M. “Boots” Herring (we knew him as Boots) was called to his heavenly home. Our […]

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Macedonia news

By Lou McQuary We had some excitement in the McQuary household this week. Our granddaughter, Hannah Howell, had a 7-pound 15-ounce son, Jace Tyler Howell, on Tuesday. He was born at 3:46 p.m. and was 20 ½ inches long. Hannah and Cade Howell are very excited to welcome Jace into their home. Hannah is the […]

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Hurricane news

By Susan Hooker Top o’ the mornin’ to you as the greening of the countryside in the March sunshine brought to mind the wee bit of Irish heritage in the Hurricane neighborhood. Also a time-honored pastime of children in the springtime is that of hunting the elusive four-leaf clovers on the lawns. This weekend will […]

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Ellistown Breezes

February has marched and March is speedily marching. It will soon be time to mark the ballot before we have completely made up our mind as to our favorite candidate. Perhaps you have already made that thought-provoking decision. My suggestion is that we pray earnestly about making the right choice. A wrong choice could be […]

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Eastern Lights

A beautiful Saturday morning after all the rain this week. According to the weather forecast March will probably be a wet month. Peggy Bell attended the church services with her brother and his wife, Leonard and Bernice Crumpton, at Turner’s Chapel near Ripley last week. Sammie Chism will be having heart surgery this week. His […]

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Macedonia news

By Lou McQuary Mickey and Kaye Page have returned from a trip to Hurricane, W.V. to attend the funeral of Mickey’s nephew, Britt Dillard. Britt was the son of Steven and Shirley Dillard. Steve and Shirley have one son, Dustin, left. Dustin has two children, Ana and Pierce. Brad and Angela Page and family also […]

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Center Hill Baptist Church news

By Tommie Cooper For Wednesday night’s Bible study Bro. Hall was teaching in Matthew 6:12,13, “Praise for prayer. Keep the line open to God. Lord teach us to pray;” Verse 13, “And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For Thine is the kingdom, and the power and the glory, for ever, […]

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Ellistown Breezes

By Margaret McCraw  Two months of our new year almost used, sports teams are playing their final games of the school year, weather is still unpredictable, people are hoping for an early spring, floods, earthquakes, bombings, and killings are at an all-time high and our politicians have all but drawn their swords at each other. […]

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Eastern Lights

By Loretta Easley  A cheery hello on this windy Friday morning. It is almost time for us to vote in the upcoming election on March 8. It is very important that everyone exercise his God-given right. We want to send as many delegates as possible to the National Convention and the only way we can […]

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Macedonia news

By Lou McQuary On Sunday, Feb. 14, Regina and Barry Russell celebrated two birthdays with a barbecue lunch with all the trimmings. Their son, Ryan, celebrated his 27th birthday and a family friend, Brady McGregor, his 13th. Enjoying the birthday dinner with these two were: Barry and Regina Russell; Jerry and Brenda McGregor; Ashley, Jennifer, […]

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