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Nationally recognized talent coming to Sumter County

It is not unusual for the doors of Salem United Methodist Church on Upper River Road to be ...

Religion

Community prayer box is ready to accept prayers at Leslie United Methodist Church

Submitted by:  Cindy Pryor The prayer box is located  to the left of the front steps and is ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: Doing the small things is critical

Would you like to make more money? Would you like a higher-level job? Here’s your ticket to greater ...

Local news

Church briefs: 10-5-19

AMERICUS Union Oak Grove Baptist Church The annual Ushers’ Fellowship Program is at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 27 with ...

Local News

Local law enforcement officers blessed at St. John’s

By Beth Alston   AMERICUS — During an impressive service at St. John’s Anglican Church Monday evening, individually ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: How do we destroy our enemies?

On his first day of basic training, Mark Szczybo and his fellow recruits were herded off buses to the ...

Local news

Church briefs: 9-28-19

AMERICUS Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church Everyone is invited to the annual Men and Women Day program during ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: It can happen for all of us

What a difference a few days can make. In the 1996-97 NBA season when former NBA MVP David ...

Local News

New church to open in Sumter County

AMERICUS — Something new is happening in Americus. A new faith community called Sumter Chapel will soon formally ...

Local News

Church briefs: 9-21-19

AMERICUS   Friendship Missionary Baptist Church The 124th church anniversary celebration continues at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21 ...

Columns

Pastor’s viewpoint: Aug. 24, 2019

From the old French “poverte” or the modern French “pauvrete” or the Latin “paupertas” or the Anglo-Saxon “povert,” ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: In what direction are you drifting?

Once there was a little boy who lived in the country. For bathroom facilities, his family had to ...

Local news

Church briefs: Aug. 24, 2019

AMERICUS Healing Temple Ministries Pastor Elder George A. and first lady Geraldine Solomon’s ministry of seven years’ celebration ...

Local news

Church briefs: Aug. 17, 2019

AMERICUS New Ebenezer Baptist Church A Four Gospel Writers program is at 3 p.m. Aug. 18 with speakers ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: He knows each of us

A middle-aged woman had a heart attack and was rushed the hospital. While on the operating table she ...

Local News

Church briefs: August 10, 2019

AMERICUS Big Bethel Missionary Baptist Church The annual Men’s Day Service is observed at 11 a.m. Aug. 11. ...

Columns

Pastor’s viewpoint: Aug. 3, 2019

The miracle of birth! Deoxyribonucleic acid was discovered in 1869, but it was not until February 28, 1953, ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: Time fidgets

“Tempus Fidget” Richard Doebler calls it. Time doesn’t fly; it fidgets. The story is told of a farmer ...

Local news

Church briefs: August 3, 2019

AMERICUS   New St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church Homecoming Services are observed at 11 a.m. Aug. 4 with ...

business

Magnolia Manor gets early start on Christmas shopping this year

AMERICUS — The staff at Magnolia Manor recently launched a fundraiser called “Christmas in July.” They hope to ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: When I close my eyes ….

When I close my eyes, I can see it. My family has enjoyed going to Vogel State Park ...

Local news

Church briefs: July 27, 2019

AMERICUS Antioch Missionary Baptist Church Annual revival services start at 7 p.m. July 30-Aug. 1. Evangelist for the ...

Local News

Hebron celebrates its 125th anniversary

AMERICUS — Hebron Baptist Church celebrated its 125th anniversary on July 14 with remembrances, special music, and recognitions ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: Ministering through music

Debra Hughes and the Americus Sumter County High School band preached a powerful sermon. Relax; it was legal ...

Local news

Church briefs: July 20, 2019

AMERICUS Perry B. Grove Baptist Church The church’s 90th anniversary is celebrated at 2 p.m. July 20 with ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: We have to let him

Jesus saves. What does that mean? To a banker, saying that someone saves might suggest that he regularly ...

Local News

Church briefs: July 13, 2017

AMERICUS Hebron Baptist Church The 125th anniversary of its founding is celebrated at a special service at 10:30 ...

Columns

Pastor’s viewpoint: June 29, 2019

    T. O’Donnell is founder and CEO of workitdaily. com and she’s spent the last 15 years ...

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