Welcome Home Missionary Baptist Church on the Traphill Road will have revival this week through Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. The guest speaker will be Tommy Shelton. Pastor Ritchie Harris invites everyone to worship with them.
I saw a golden (leaf) opportunity.A tobacco field lies just 30 feet from the edge of my porch. That has aroused some bemused curiosity among folks in the office down in the city who probably have never seen a tobacco plant.
What is the theory of wavitivity? Simply put, that if you wave to someone, they will wave back to you.
All descendants of Brownlow and Sallie Ann Holbrook are invited to a family reunion on Saturday at Old Roaring River Baptist Church fellowship hall. Bring something good to eat and catch up with all the family. Plan to eat about noon.
So what could make the hometown better? Not that there's anything in particular wrong with things here now; there's not. But I got to thinking. What could make Elkin and Jonesville an even better place, a more exciting place?
When I come across an ad for or news about Lowes Foods, a supermarket chain now based in Winston-Salem, I have to break into a bit of a smile. Bet a lot of you fellow older folks here in the hometown do, too.
We were good little toters, all of us kids. There was a lot of toting to be done, on our farm in Surry County. We toted water from the spring to the barn, we toted tobacco plants from the plant bed to the patch, we toted 'taters out of the...
Yale Huie will be bringing the message Sunday at Garden Creek Baptist Church at 9 a.m. Campers in the Stone Mountain State Park are invited to come as you are to worship in this historic church.
A little girl, about my age at the time, plays in a field as a bird chirps in a tranquil scene shown in an old, blurry, black-and-white TV ad.Then comes a countdown: 3-2-1. Next, a mushroom cloud from a nuclear explosion arises.