Christmas Day will be here Friday and we wanted to take this opportunity to express our gratitude for the blessing we have been given to serve as your hometown newspaper.
In what many consider Jesus’ “inauguration” speech early in Luke’s Gospel, Jesus proclaims to his fellow hometown faithful that he has been anointed by the Lord “to preach good news to the poor, to proclaim release to the prisoners, and recovery of sight to the blind, to liberate the oppress…
Our “Breakfast Club” started having breakfast together in 2006 just because we went to the same place, The Smoky Mountain Café, at the same time.
Once an obscure section of the Pleasant Hill Cemetery where slaves were buried is becoming a vision of beauty and peacefulness.
There is a proposal in Washington to more than double the minimum wage to $15 an hour.