Faith Briefs: 10/20/17

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 10:02

Clergy Appreciation Service

Burleson: A purpose in pain

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 09:49

In their book, “Pain: The Gift Nobody Wants” Dr. Paul Brand and Philip Yancey discuss the transformative power of physical pain. Dr. Brand, the son of a Missionary, got a firsthand look at the destructive power of leprosy due in part to its ability to mute physical pain. It seems that leprosy destroys nerve endings and without the ability to feel, the affected extremities are subjected to further damage. This explains the book’s title in describing pain as a “gift.”

Davidson: A real nose job

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 09:32

There is an old saying that goes, “There is no fool like an old fool” and I certainly have to plead guilty. This is because I have just gone through a painful and time-consuming ordeal that was probably unnecessary, if I had just listened to my wife.

Yesterdays: 10/19/17

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:18

October 19

Roundabout: 10/19/17

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:20

ANNOUNCEMENTS

School project on schedule; district plans for July 2018 finish

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 17:29

The addition to the Greenbrier Junior High School is on schedule and plans to be in by July of 2018 still remain.

Mayflower man charged with arson in connection to Queens Manor fire

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 17:27

Formal charges have been filed against a Mayflower man suspected of setting fire to Building A at Queens Manor Apartments on Saturday.

Two families benefit from CHS annual Pink Night event

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 20:46

Every year Conway High School assistant volleyball coach Andrea Fournier and her team raise funds to support someone in need.

SEC men’s basketball Media Day highlights

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 16:51

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari says any changes to recruiting in the wake of the FBI investigation need to be thought out to avoid unintended consequences.

Sports roundup: CHS volleyball title; cross country and CBC volleyball and soccer

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 20:53

Conway’s girls completed an undefeated run to the 7A Central volleyball championship Tuesday with a straight-set victory over Bryant.