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Church News

126th Church Anniversary: Gaines Chapel A.M.E. Church, 911 Dillingham St., Phenix City, AL will celebrate their 126th Church Anniversary where Rev. Richard Carter is Pastor. It takes place Sun., Nov. 23, 2014, 11 am. with Guest Speaker Minister George Chadwick and the theme is: The Church will stand. The public is cordially invited. Quartet Gospel Explosion: The Quartet Gospel Explosion, hosted by Mr. Fernandes Powell, will take place Sun., Dec. 7, 2014, 5 p.m. at Words of Wisdom Christian Center Inc., 420-38th St., Columbus, GA. 31914. Appearing will be Pastor Monte’ Maddox & 3rd Generation/Eufaula, AL; Mighty Zion Trumpets/Macon, GA; Holloway
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Farm Stays at The Rock Ranch

            Where can you go on a mini vacation!  The answer is the Rock Ranch! Southern hospitality is alive and well in the small town of The Rock, Georgia. Escape to country charm and rural elegance in one of the Farm Stays on The Rock Ranch. The Rock Ranch is a 1500 acre ranch which was owned by Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy. Each of the Farm Stays are newly remodeled and professionally decorated to “Southern Living” quality. A stay in one of these locations offers access to walk, hike, bike ride and enjoy a relaxing retreat in
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‘Full Ride’ Scholarship Program

        The Tom Joyner Foundation® announced the ‘Full Ride’ scholarship program that will cover all the expenses of one student planning to attend a Historically Black
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CONGRESSMAN BISHOP ANNOUNCES $837,119 IN HOUSING VOUCHERS TO COLUMBUS HOUSING AUTHORITY

Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) is proud to announce that the Columbus Housing Authority will receive $837,119 in housing voucher grants from the U.S.
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Week of November 19th

Beyonce' is among a number of stars auctioning off their shoes on eBay for the Small Steps Project, a UK-based organization that benefits children who
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New Fort Benning Hospital Opens for Business

        Ft. Benning, GA– Hundreds gathered for the ribbon-cutting ceremony held Nov. 7 in the atrium of the newly-constructed Martin Army Community Hospital at Fort Benning,
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Councilman Barnes Entertains Vets With Free Concert!

Columbus, GA-- Councilman Jerry “Pops” Barnes Free 2nd Annual Veterans Appreciation Concert took place on Sunday, Nov. 16th at 6:00 p.m. at the Columbus Civic Center. Some of
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Anniversary Show Brings Star Studded Local Gala

Excitement Builds For Anniversary Gala By Carol Gertjegerdes