Epworth United Methodist Church in Phenix City and the Lee-Russell Ministerial Association are hosting at 12 p.m. EST Thursday, May 3rd, a local observance of the National Day of Prayer. This year's theme is "Pray for America-Unity".
Messiah's Mansion, a full-scale model of the biblical, Old-Testament Sanctuary, has arrived in the Chattahoochee Valley and is open Aug. 6-14. It's located in Phenix City on Hwy 280, north of the Home Depot and next to Big Mama's Fireworks. Tours
Needlework enthusiasts gathered on February 27, 2016 to work on stitching canvases for God’s glory. All are welcomed to join this two-year long project to be a part of this creative journey to show the work of God.
The FOCUS Thrift Store in Hamilton, Georgia, redefines the thrift shop by creating a warm environment where customers feel welcomed. Workers and regular customers have formed friendships spanning generations and consider the people at the store a
The Rev. Joel Alvis calls himself a “temporary shepherd,” and currently his flock is at First Presbyterian Church in Columbus. Since 2004, he has made a career serving as an interim pastor at Presbyterian churches, guiding congregations between in
The Rev. Rudy Allen Sr. was in the church sanctuary getting ready for a Sunday morning service when he turned and saw his young grandson sitting in a chair behind the pulpit. Smiling, he told the boy, "You can't sit there. Nobody but the preacher
Each week, the House of Mercy fills their parking lot with clothing, furniture, household items and some food so those in need can get needed items. Johanne Harris, the executive director, said this is in addition to those who live at the House of
Students of American government and civics wrote essays on their thoughts on what it means to be a U.S. citizen. Five freshman shared those essays with 49 immigrants during their Naturalization Ceremony in U.S. District Court in Columbus
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp addressed about 200 supporters to highlight his plans and objectives for the state if he wins the governor's race. Kemp cited lower taxes, supporting small businesses and investing in rural Georgia
One elderly person and two other elderly victims were attacked in a Columbus home Monday morning. Police responded to a call of a naked man running around the neighborhood. No cause of death was given by coroner.
Three elderly Columbus victims, all in or near their 90s, were assaulted Monday morning and one has died from his injuries, according to Columbus Police Major J.D. Hawk. Police were called around 10:40 a.m. to the 400 block of Victoria Drive.
Columbus State University’s production of “Guys and Dolls” open Sept. 28 at CSU’s Riverside Theatre Complex. Performances are scheduled for September 28-29 at 7:30 p.m, September 30 at 2:00 p.m, and October 4-6 at 7:30 p.m. Here's your sneak peek.
Cosmo the Cougar, mascot of Brigham Young University, loses its head during a front flip in the end zone. Nearby staff were quick to scoop the head up for the person playing the mascot, and reattach it to the costume.
A two-headed copperhead snake was discovered in a garden in northern Virginia, according to JD Kleopfer of the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. Kleopfer said two-headed snakes normally don’t live very long in the wild.
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