Church Briefs Aug. 15

The Arkansas-Oklahoma Gospel Singing Convention Aug. 22-23

The Arkansas-Oklahoma Gospel Singing Convention will be held at LifeSong Baptist Church in Greenbrier, on Friday, Aug. 22, beginning at 6 p.m., and on Saturday, Aug. 23, beginning at 10 a.m. Refreshments will follow the Friday night session, and potluck lunch will follow the Saturday morning session.

This Convention is one of three being observed in Faulkner County this year. It was preceded by the 136-year-old Faulkner County Convention last month, and it will be followed in October by the Arkansas State Singing Convention at Oak Bowery Baptist Church. All three events attract people from diverse areas, and invitations are open to all who enjoy traditional shape-note singing.

College Day 2014

The Next Big Event, College Day 2014, will be held at 11 a.m., Sunday, Aug. 24, at True Holiness Saints Center, Inc., located at 198 Hwy. 286 E.

The event will include relevant word, authentic worship, a community welcome, food and fun.

For more information,,,, or call 327-8770. E.C. Maltbia is the founder/chief apostle.


Sat, 01/21/2017 - 09:55

City considers rezonings, more

The Conway City Council will consider rezoning properties, reclassifying a city position and rebidding a project during its regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Russell L. “Jack” Roberts District Court Building.

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Fri, 01/20/2017 - 17:50

Stocks edge higher, snapping a 5-day losing streak for Dow

Materials companies led U.S. stocks modestly higher Friday, recouping much of the market’s loss from a day earlier and snapping a 5-day losing streak for the Dow Jones industrial average.

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