Madisonville Community College has released its fall 2019 dean's list. Students named to the dean's List earned a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher for the semester and were enrolled in 12 or more credit hours at the 100-level or higher.

American Legion Post 68 in Kuttawa is hosting a free veterans appreciation breakfast for local veterans and their families from 8-10:30 a.m. Saturday at 373 Lakeshore Dr., in Kuttawa.

"Who is this uncircumcised Philistine that he should defy the armies of the living God?"

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Caldwell County Elementary Schoo (Third Grade)

The Princeton Art Guild and Gallery displays its members work for visitors to view or purchase. Art Guild owner Melissa Peek said this allows guild members' work to get recognized and appreciated by those who come in and take a liking to it.

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The Kentucky Medical Association launched AIM for Better Care: Administrative Improvements in Medicine in September with the hope of helping patients and physicians with medical barriers they encounter.

Cookies for dogs are a new offering at this year's Cookie Walk. The event is scheduled for 3-6:30 p.m. Friday and 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Christian Life Center. There will also be fellowship and live entertainment. Proceeds from the event benefit Caldwell County Free Clinic.

The Caldwell County Trail of Tears Commission hosted a program late last month at Caldwell County Elementary School in honor of Native American Heritage Month.

"For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord…

Last week I gave you my yearly rant about the commercialization of the holiday we call Christmas. This week I am asking you to think about Christmas - not the decorations or the gifts, but why the first Christmas happened, and it's significance.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invites the public to celebrate the Festival of the Nativity from 4-8 p.m. Dec. 6 and 7 and 3-6 p.m. Dec. 8.

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In July, Cathy Lewis received an email from Super Delicious, casting company for Food Network, asking her to submit an audition video to be on the network's Halloween or Holiday Wars.

Hebrews, chapter eleven, is commonly known as "the faith chapter." The chapter gives a summary of the acts of faith exhibited by some of the Bible's great characters - Noah, Abraham, Moses, and others. Toward the end of the chapter, it starts talking about believers in general.

"And God made the beast of the earth according to its kind, cattle according to its kind, and everything that creeps on the earth according to its kind. And God saw that it was good."

"You will receive power and the Holy Ghost will come upon you and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and all Judea and in Samaria and unto the uttermost parts of the earth."

The growing options for outsourcing meal planning, grocery shopping and cooking can be called time-saving blessings or culture-destroying curses. In the end, they're probably a complicated mix of both.

Never in a million years did Mary Ann Brennan Baker think falling into a trashcan would affect her life as much as it has.

The 31st Star Camp Reunion was held Saturday, Sept. 21, at the North Welcome Station in the Lyon County portion of LBL. This year's reunion, organized by Stella Pinnegar Barnett and JBelle Snyder Riggle, was a nice way to end the usual summer season of homecomings, which begins the first Sun…

The Capps/Littlefield families recently held the annual reunion on Saturday, Aug. 3, at the Lion's Club building in Fredonia. The Capps reunion has been held annually since 1996. Due to many being related from the Capps and Littlefield families, the two reunions have been combined. Fellowshi…

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- People who rely on wood stoves to heat their homes in the winter are scrambling to find other options after a U.S. District Court halted tree cutting on large swaths of national forests in the Southwest over concern about a threatened owl.

You know you should have a will, but you keep stalling. No one likes to think about dying or about someone else raising their children. But if you get no further than scribbling notes or thinking about which lawyer to hire, you risk dying "intestate" -- without a will that could guide your l…

When rotten things happen in life; God does have a plan.

"In accordance with your great love, forgive the sin of these people, just as you have pardoned them from the time they left Egypt until now." - Numbers 14:19

"Nor is there salvation in any other, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved."

Students from the 4-year-old class of Mrs. Joni at Southside Preschool shared their favorite recipes.

Students from the 3-year-old class of Mrs. Dawn at Southside Preschool shared their favorite recipes.

"All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness."

HR Ministries has been blessed with the opportunity to go into schools and mentor young men. This year, they are also mentoring young ladies and are in need of female mentors.

Jo Ann Dalton of Fredonia has saved quite a few recipes over the years.

"When the Israelites saw it, they said to each other, "What is it?" For they did not know what it was. Moses said to them, "It is the bread the Lord has given you to eat." - Exodus 16:15

"I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you."

Last week this column was a call to repentance. This week I hope to address a problem that seems to be rampant among Christians today - not believing the Bible.

One of the rules of journalism is not to use old clichés but sometimes I feel like I am barking up the wrong tree, or beating a dead horse. Here we are a new week and another column containing the words, "Another mass shooting."

"For as in the days that were before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noe entered into the ark, And knew not until the flood came, and took them all away; so shall also the coming of the Son of man be."

"From the sole of the foot even to the head, There is no soundness in it, But wounds and bruises and putrefying sores; They have not been closed or bound up, Or soothed with ointment."

"For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil, for which some have strayed from the faith in their greediness, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows.

"Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God." - Ruth 1:16

"But as for me, the nearness of God is my good; I have made the Lord GOD my refuge, That I may tell of all Your works."

Olivia Martin, senior at Caldwell County High School from Fredonia, placed 10th in Microsoft Word 2016 division at the 2019 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship from July 28-31, 2019.