Mine Creek Baptist Church Miracle By Preacher Chris Mitchell County Throughout my life I’ve heard stories from people about God doing miracles. And all my life I have always believed that God does miracles. There are things that happen that can only be explained by the supernatural intervention of God. Books have been written of things that happen that no one can explain. Some will simply ignore and even just refuse to believe such events. In my 45 years of life I’ve witnessed a few. I remember listening to folks from the older generation (some already passed away) of...Read More
Month: July 2017
Morganton Seven-Day Adventist Church One Act of Kindness By Rick and Cindy Mercer Burke County I don’t know about you…but it seems to me that bad news and “unrest” is all around us these days. It only takes turning on the TV to your favorite news channel or checking today’s “headline notifications” on your electronic devices to find out that distress and calamity saturate the world we live in today. Honestly my spirits are lifted when I see a Facebook post or someone calls you up to tell you of a “random act of kindness.” For a brief...Read More
Tim’s Treasures Costelluzza: The Solemn Reminder By Timothy W. Tron Burke County The rocks were damp to the touch, but the coolness and relief from the flies was refreshing. The climb through the forest was intense. All around the sparse trail, plush ferns grew, blanketing the forest floor. Here and there, granite boulders peaked above the greenery, their stillness matching that of the tree trunks that stood towering to the canopy overhead. Only two days before, we had scaled a mountain reaching 9137 feet while watching the world from high above the tall waterfall that cascades down into the...Read More
The Rest of the Story Clint and I worked several months together here on the farm and I do believe that this was one of the most hilarious events we had happen during that six-month period of time. My great uncle, Hal Byrd, built a cattle shed on the side of an old chicken house that Aunt Mae Byrd had used. The shed roof did not have much pitch and was prone to leak quite bad. I had been working on it and built a feed lot around the barn so we would have an additional place to work...Read More
Tomorrow is forecast to be Cooler than today.
Monday 09/25 10%
High 84° / Low 59°
Mostly clear. Lows overnight in the upper 50s.
Tuesday 09/26 10%
High 81° / Low 60°
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 81F. Winds light and variable.
Wednesday 09/27 10%
High 81° / Low 61°
Sunny skies. High 81F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.