News

Responses To New Military Exhibit 'Beyond Expectations'

Subscriber onlyTwin brothers who were shipped off to different countries in military service still found a connection during wartime. Continue reading...

Flags raised at MCSO

Subscriber onlyLaw enforcement officers and patriotic people alike gathered outside the McDonald County Sheriff's Office last week to observe an official flag raising ceremony and a memorial dedication in honor of a local law enforcement officer. Continue reading...

Hall Held Variety Of Jobs Before Retirement

Subscriber onlyGene Hall of the Splitlog area worked a variety of jobs before retirement, including as McDonald County clerk and McDonald County circuit clerk. Continue reading...

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Sports

Youth, Junior High Football Camp To Be Held At MCHS

Subscriber onlyThe McDonald County High School football coaching staff will host a football camp for youth and junior high players in July. Continue reading...

Bo Bergen Named MCHS District's New Athlectic Director

Subscriber onlyThe McDonald County School District's choice for a new athletic director was not only an existing employee but also a graduate of McDonald County High School. Continue reading...

U18 Goes 2-2 at the Grove Showcase

Subscriber onlyOakley Roessler and Grant Cooper picked up wins to lead the McDonald County 18U baseball team to a 2-2 record at the Grove 18U Showcase held June 16-17 in Grove, Okla. Continue reading...

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Opinion

What Do Longhorns Have To Do With Sermons?

Subscriber onlySometimes I'm just sure that God gave me Mrs. Griz to keep life interesting. Well, if not, it could be that Mrs. Griz thinks so. Continue reading...

Pointing The Finger Of Guilt

Subscriber onlyI purposely haven't shared many stories about one part of my life. I don't really know why. I'm not ashamed of that portion of my existence. In fact, I wholeheartedly believe that I did some good things and made a difference in the lives of some. However, for 15 years I saw how terribly evil humans can be and how they can, at times, be so cruel to one another. I spent 15 years as a police officer working for a metropolitan police department in the state of Missouri, leaving there with the rank of detective lieutenant. Continue reading...

What has happened to Christianity in America?

Subscriber onlyWhat has happened to Christian churches in America? Christian churches and, perhaps, especially the mainline denominational churches, have been infected with the error of doubting the inspiration, inerrancy and authority of the Bible. Continue reading...

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Religion

Justice For All In Due Time

Subscriber onlyLife is not fair. Injustice abounds. We yearn for fair-play, and we cry out for justice. Before we get too bent-out-of-shape, we need to realize that it's been like this since the beginning; injustice is a direct result of Adam and Eve's sin -- they rebelled against God's authority and broke His rules for right living. Continue reading...

Celebrating The Meaning Of Father's Day In God's House

Subscriber onlyAs we gathered to worship Sunday morning at Mill Creek Baptist Church, Rick Lett, Shelley Hall and Kitty Collingsworth were celebrating birthdays. Special prayers were requested for June Sherman, Ruth Ann, Adalyn, Jim Stauber, Bob and Naomi Cartwright, Jimmy Wanders and travel prayers. Continue reading...

Are You Like Cain Or Like Abel?

Weekly Devotion

Subscriber only"By faith Abel offered to God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, through which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts; and through it he being dead still speaks." Hebrews 11:4 (Read Genesis 4) Continue reading...

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