- ‘Because of You’ Nominations sought
- Student will graduate with perfect attendance
- Hospice plans Palliative Care Conference
- Celebrating the value of Community Action Month
- FitInc.: Incorporating fitness into the daily grind
- Popular group set to perform at Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg on Friday
Finding your springboard for growth
Editor’s note: This column by the late Bev Davis originally was published May 3, 2000. Davis passed away Aug. 1, 2010, of a sudden illness.
My favorite novel of all time is “A Prayer for Owen Meany” by John Irving. The 25th anniversary of the fall of Saigon prompted me to pull my dog-eared copy from the shelf this weekend. As I reread the heart-wrenching story of a little boy whose faith in God outweighed the incredible obstacles in his life, I was reminded of a biblical passages that says, “when I am weak, then I am strong.” Seems like a paradox, doesn’t it?
Random Acts of Creativity
Wait! Don’t throw that away. These ladies might need it to fulfill their latest visions.
“Do you wake up at night and look for paper to sketch things?” Janeen Rose asks her equally resourceful friends, gathered to discuss the inner workings of a true crafter.
How appropriate the Silver Anniversary of one of this area’s longest running and most successful fundraisers would hinge on much clinking of silverware, with the 25th annual Celebrity Night to benefit United Way of Southern West Virginia, happening from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, May 6.
Mountain View students learn about careers
Career Day at Mountain View Christian School was observed on April 12.
The activities were coordinated by the school’s National Honor Society to provide the students with information on a variety of careers as they face setting career goals for the future.
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