Cruz Hill, 8, of Neoga participates in the Neoga High School FFA Children’s Pedal Tractor Pull-Up during Sooeyfest Saturday at Jennings Park in Neoga. ROB STROUD, GAZETTE & TIMES-COURIER JOURNAL NEOGA – Sooeyfest has been on hiatus since 2019 due to COVID-19, so it took a little while for First Christian Church to prepare to …

The American Red Cross is holding a number of blood drives throughout North County in response to their emergency blood and platelet shortage. The nonprofit reported that blood donor participation has reached the lowest levels of the year and is the lowest post-summer blood supply since 2015. The Red Cross must collect 10,000 more blood …

October 2 – If you are wondering what Jesus Christ looked like, God may have taken a photograph that has been kept since 1578 in the Royal Chapel of Turin Cathedral in northern Italy. The Shroud of Turin has been controversial since it was discovered in a church founded by the French knight Geoffroi de …

Peshawar, October 2 Pakistan’s interior ministry has asked the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provincial government for a report on the murder of a notorious Sikh “hakeem” in the troubled northwestern city of Peshawar, an official said on Saturday. “Hakeem” Sardar Satnam Singh (Khalsa), 45, who practiced Unani medicine, was in his clinic on Thursday when unidentified gunmen …

One year old Delilah McDaniel at Lucy’s Market in Buckhead. (Isadora Pennington) It’s October – a month for the thrills, chills and, of course, fall fun! We’ve put together a guide to events in the community and beyond. Be sure to check the COVID-19 guidelines and don’t forget your mask – it’s Halloween, after all. …

People Pray During Animal Blessing at First United Methodist Church, Saturday October 3, 2020 Carla Clark | For the RepublicWhen Diane Howard walks out of the house into her family’s backyard each morning, Blanche the Chicken comes running happily to rest on her lap. In fact, Blanche even occasionally pecks at one of the windows …

Claremore First United Methodist Church seeks to give back to those who continue to help the community, despite the hardships of the past year. “There are good people who do good things and we want to recognize them,” said Carrie Clifford, WUSC Treasurer. The program called “Returning the Blessings” allows community members to nominate their …

Wichita Falls Interfaith Ministries received one of the Gannett Thriving Community Grants. The grant was $ 10,000. “It’s huge! It’s wonderful! It’s double what we got last year. We’re very excited about it. We really weren’t expecting this at all,” Kris said. Gossom, Executive Director of Interfaith. Interfaith Ministries was born out of the 1979 …

Dr Phillip George Gilbert, 73, of Huntingburg, died at 6:07 p.m. on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, in the emergency room of the Jasper Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center. He was born on August 18, 1948 in Windsor, Canada, to Claire and Joyce (Greene) Gilbert who both predeceased him. He married Cathy A. Kelly on …

Quintin E. Primo III, Chairman of the Board of Church Investment Group, awarded an honorary degree by the University of the South Church investment group Posted 1 hour ago In recognition of his work, both at the corporate level and the work of his foundation in favor of marginalized families, the University of the South …