S The Office of the Keys

So Jesus said to them again, "Peace to you! As the Father has sent Me, I also send you." And when He had said this, He breathed on them, and said to them, "Receive the Holy Spirit. If you forgive the sins of any, they are forgiven them; if you retain the sins of any, they are retained." John 20:21-23 On the evening of that first Easter Day, Jesus appeared to His disciples where they were gathered together behind closed doors.... Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

Gentry Senior Activity and Wellness Center is having a bake and yard sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, April 17, at the center. Proceeds will be used to support the senior meal program. Cemetery Cleanup — Falling Springs Cemetery will hold its annual clean up day at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 18. Patrons of the cemetery are asked to bring tools and come help. A board meeting will follow the cleanup ... The annual Daniel Cemetery cleanup day is set for 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 18 ... The second annual Lahoma Kay Roberts Memorial Gospel Singing Jamboree is set for Saturday, April 25, at Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Sulphur Springs.... Continue Reading »

S Maysville News

We are having nice spring weather with some good rain which is always welcome. Lawn mowers are sure busy. I had my yard mowed Saturday and it sure did need it. Continue Reading »

S Hiwasse News

People, do your mail carrier a big favor! Check your boxes and areas for wasps and nests. If you find signs of them, spray them. Also flowers may look pretty around your mail boxes but they attract bees and some of our carriers are highly allergic to wasp and bee stings. Continue Reading »

S Gravette HOSA club plans spaghetti supper, bingo night

GRAVETTE -- Members of Gravette's HOSA club announced they will host their annual spaghetti supper and bingo night on Tuesday, April 28, at the Gravette High School cafeteria. Continue Reading »

S Gospel jamboree planned

SULPHUR SPRINGS -- The second annual Lahoma Kay Roberts Memorial Gospel Singing Jamboree is set for Saturday, April 25, at Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Sulphur Springs. A meal begins at 3:30 p.m., and singing at 5 p.m. Continue Reading »

S Confidence in the Face of Death

"I know that my Redeemer lives, and He shall stand at last on the earth; and after my skin is destroyed, this I know, that in my flesh I shall see God, whom I shall see for myself, and my eyes shall behold, and not another." Job 19:25-27 Each week I edit the obituaries before they are published in the newspaper. And, as I grow older, I see more and more listed there who are my age or younger and am reminded of the fact that one day, too, I will die. Unless Christ returns soon, we all will die and our bodies will be buried and decay. Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

Gravette Revival — The Church of God (Holiness), located at 4th and Atlanta, is in revival from April 7-12. The speaker is Pastor Billy Rice of Cherryvale, Kan. There is special singing at each service. The public is invited to attend the services each night at 7:30 p.m., through Saturday. Sunday services are at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. For more information or transportation, call 787-7312. Cemetery Cleanup — Falling Springs Cemetery will hold its annual clean up day at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 18. Patrons of the cemetery are asked to bring tools and come help. A board meeting will follow the cleanup. Continue Reading »

S Transformer explosion at substation causes outages

DECATUR -- A transformer explosion at a power substation near Decatur was the cause of a major power outage in the Decatur and Gentry area on Thursday evening. Continue Reading »

S Gentry Shining Stars

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