‘Quilt Lady’ loves hobby

Etta Reed displays one of her quilts.

By Etta Reed

 

I am known as the “Quilt Lady.” I am 87 years old and have lived in the Sapa community since 1939.

I have pieced and quilted up to 50 to 75 quilts. I have given my … Read more

World Harvest hosts Youth Night

Anointed and Chosen, Church House of Refuge FWC, worships through dance: “Take Me to the King.”

From World Harvest

Outreach Ministries

 

World Harvest Outreach Ministries hosted Minister D’Juan McMullen at 6 p.m. Sunday for Youth Night. Several guest churches participated.

The title for the message was “Staying Pure in an Unpure World.” Minister D’Juan is … Read more

Church news

FBC Sunday School class garage sale

First Baptist Church’s Agape Sunday School class will have a garage sale Oct. 5 in the Laundromat building.

Proceeds from the sale will help offset expenses for the new College/Career class to go to … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your
vocabulary.

This past week I listened to Pink Floyd’s “The Wall,” a double CD set released during the final weeks of the 1970s decade. “The Wall” is a concept album, which … Read more

County’s jobless rate dips slightly in August

From Staff Reports

 

Webster County’s unemployment rate declined slightly to 11.6 percent in August, down three-tenths of a percentage point from 11.9 percent in July.

The county’s unemployment rate was also 11.6 percent in August 2012.

During August, the … Read more