Mary Crosslin | Local Events Columnist
We missed the big storm on Monday night, but got plenty of rain. There was some damage with downed trees in other areas and damage to homes. Thankful that no one was injured.
Jimmy Kountz from California (Tollette) is visiting in the city. He is here to visit family and go to the horse races. Jimmy is one of the class members of 56 from Toilette, Ark. He will also be back for the Homecoming in Tollette in August.
I was in contact with Vernolia Ware Johnson, California, and she is well and sends hello to everyone.
April is a very busy month. Happy birthday to the following: Blakely Dixon, Dana Greenlee, Goldie Wilson who will be ninety (90), Irene Hendrix, Ruby Archer, Leader Pearl Piggee, Angela Wilson, Betty Wilson, Ruben Pauley, Wayman Earl Graves, and Mary Crosslin. These people are all ruled by fire and should do great things.
We still have several people on the sick list. Milton Hendrix, Hattie Jean Pauley and Lela James, and Mildred Crosslin. Prayers are requested for their recovery and prayers for our beloved Country as we decide who will be the next President.
BLACKS IN HISTORY; Jackie Robinson, famous baseball player. Harry Belefonte, singer and actor. Cicely Tyson, actor.
Sammy Davis Jr. singer, B.B. King, blues singer and guitar player. Jessie Louis Jackson, Civil Rights activist.
CHRISTIAN REFRESHER; MARK 11;21-24KJV
And Peter calling to rememberance saith unto him (Jesus) Master, behold the fig tree which thou cursedst is withered away. (22)And Jesus answering saith unto them, HAVE FAITH IN GOD. (23)For verily I say unto you, That whoever shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; and shall not doubt in his heart, but shall believe that those things which he saith shall come to pass; he shall have whatsoever he with
Therefore I say unto you, What things so ever ye desire, when ye pray, believe that ye receive them, and ye shall have them.
LOVE IS THE KEY!