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  • Pastor asks congregation, 'What are you seeing?'
    Pastor asks congregation, 'What are you seeing?'
    On June 1, Rev. Lois Blakey-Paige, pastor of New Canaan Worship Center in Richmond, Virginia preached from 2 Corinthians 5:7, "We live by faith, not by sight." She asked the congregation one question that was also the title of her...
  • Bobo
    Book Review: Hi My Name is Bobo
    Local poet and author, James Gordon, shares a heartwarming account of childhood memories of a little boy growing up in Chicago; in his book, Hi My Name is Bobo (A Weekend in the Life of a 5th Grader). The book illustrates universal themes of faith...
  • African American sisters
    How to maintain a solid relationship with your sibling(s)
    Most siblings fight like cats and dogs at some point in their childhood (if not all of it). Parents have to constantly mediate and problem-solve just to get some peace in the house. But when you grow up, your parents are no longer there to force...
  • April 10 is National Siblings Day
    Brothers and sisters should celebrate today on National Siblings Day
    If you have brothers and sisters, today is a great day to celebrate and do things together. That's becauseApril 10 isNational Siblings Day.There are lots of things siblingscan do to celebrate National Siblings Day. You can tell your siblings...
  • Twins Found Dead
    Twins found dead: Recluse twin skeletons found dead, rotting on recliners
    Twins found dead in a Tennessee home after three years have investigators looking into the circumstances surrounding the bizarre find. The twin brothers’ skeletal remains were discovered last week when police showed up to do a welfare check...
  • 'The Far Side of the Moon'
    Lepage's 'The Far Side of the Moon' screened at TIFF as part of Lepage series
    TIFF Bell Lightbox frequently puts on series honouring distinguished actors, directors and filmmakers, but their recent series on Robert Lepage was a bit of a departure. Lepage is perhaps better known for his work in the Canadian theatre scene,...
  • Aaron Paul
    'Sons of Anarchy' season 7 rumors: Aaron Paul as Jax Teller's brother?
    On March 12 IBTimes reports that the newest "Sons of Anarchy" rumor is that Aaron Paul could play Jax Teller's half brother. Of course, Paul would have to respond to Kurt Sutter's request first.While Jax did have a brother,...
  • The Motel Life
    'The Motel Life' Movie Review
    If you’re shooting a film with characters living on the fringe of society, Reno is the perfect backdrop for your story. “The Biggest Little City in the World” tucked away in the Sierra Nevada mountains give this gritty tale its...
  • Pastor preaches about 'Building Community'
    Pastor preaches about 'Building Community'
    On Sunday, Oct. 13, Rev. Lois Blakey-Paige, pastor of New Canaan Worship Center in Richmond, Virginia acknowledged all clergy on "Clergy Appreciation Day." She said, "I appreciate you."Then her twin brother, Rev. Louis R....
  • Mushy Callahan: Makings of a Man
    What's a 'Mushy Callahan'? Pt. 2
    As Lucas McCann says “I’m the older brother: I play guitar and some keyboard chops; I also do some backing vocals, and I’m the self-appointed tour bus mechanic. I’m the elder, so I guess that’s my job in Mushy...
  • Ryan and Christian Harrison
    Ryan and Christian Harrison are 'Brothers in Arms' at BB&T Atlanta Open
    Tennis can be a lonely sport, not only on the court as you battle you opponent for hours on end, but also off the court as you travel from city to city and spend each week in a different hotel room and play in front of different crowds.Sometimes...
  • Couple arraigned on charges in shooting of infant
    Couple arraigned on charges in shooting of infant
    Preliminary hearings have been set for a Jackson man and his girlfriend who are facing charges in connection with a June 17 shooting which left a one-year-old child in critical condition. Police have said the couple gave false statements that the...
  • Brothers in custody after infant critically wounded in shooting
    Brothers in custody after infant critically wounded in shooting
    Two brothers wanted in connection with the wounding of a one-year-old baby late Monday night are in custody, according to a news release from the Jackson Police Department.Antonio “Tony” Demont Byrd, 24, was arrested around 8:30 p.m....
  • Infant wounded in shooting in critical condition, suspects sought
    Infant wounded in shooting in critical condition, suspects sought
    Two brothers, Tony and Justin Byrd, are being sought by police in connection with the wounding of a one-year-old baby late Monday night, according to a news release from the Jackson Police Department.The release said on Monday, around 10:30 p.m.,...
  • Lyman Trumbull Public School
    Part 2, Parental mind stuff, becoming lost soon after life begins ...
    Part 2Parental Mind Stuff, Becoming Lost Soon After Life BeginsBoth of my sons worked at Turtle Wax Carwash when they were still minors, sixteen or seventeen years of age, for which either their mother or I had to sign an "underage worker'...