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It took an amputated leg followed by an accident that broke his back for God to be able to slow down Bruce McVey long enough for him to hear the call to the ministry, McVey told members of the First Presbyterian Church during his first sermon as permanent pastor recently.

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John Long is the new pastor of the Booneville, Mulberry and Harms United Methodist Churches.

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The 23rd Annual Shadow Valley Gospel Music Festival, a three-night outdoor concert series featuring some of the biggest names in gospel music, will be held July 12, 13 and 14 at 54 Warden Road, just off Highway 231 North of Fayetteville.

Tessa Ollis and Kyliegh Ollis, daughters of Megan and Andrew Ollis, have been collecting Bible story books for the Lending Libraries in Fayetteville from Booneville United Methodist Church. Some of the Bible story books are new, and some are slightly used. Sara Weber is pastor of Booneville,…

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The 23rd Annual Shadow Valley Gospel Music Festival, a three-night outdoor concert series featuring some of the biggest names in gospel music, will be held July 12, 13 and 14 at 54 Warden Road, just off Highway 231 North of Fayetteville.

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“Dad would leave for work every day with a smile,” recalls Barbara Askins of her father, James Edward “Stick” Askins, pictured here with his wife, Virginia Ruth Askins. “He loved working at FPU – he always worked while mom stayed home and took care of us.” Mr. Askins passed away in 1996, whi…

Each first Sunday, local churches join together a Union Service. Pictured are the Revs. Dezi Fletcher, Sr., Vanessa Holman, Wayne Jones, Phillip Buchanan, and Craig Carmichael, and Ministers Lonnie Edmiston and Carletta Jones. Not pictured are Pastor Ruby Crum, the Rev. Chris Bland and Pasto…

The group, Men of Fayetteville, was formed six years ago at the West End Cumberland Presbyterian Church when the church’s pastor, the Rev. Dezi Fletcher, Sr., asked if they would sing for the congregation. They agreed, as long as the Rev. Fletcher would join them. The group has been singing …

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The Rev. Dezi Fletcher, Sr., and the West End CPCA Church family will be in Shelbyville at Thompson Grove Missionary Baptist Church on Sunday, Feb. 18, at 2 p.m. The Rev. Kathy Brown is pastor. The Rev. Fletcher will be the guest speaker, and the Men of Fayetteville will be providing music.

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The Good Shepherd Parish Community of Decherd announces its Mardi Gras celebration to be held on Feb. 10 and is open to all ticket holder 21 years or older.

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The Taft church of Christ welcomes Bro. Aaron Seiler, his wife, Tiffany, and daughter, Eve. They come to the community from Ohio. Bro. Aaron is a graduate of The West Virginia School of Preaching. The couple is expecting their second child in June. They look forward to working with the Taft …

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