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  • Two NY policemen where assassinated
    Assassinated New York policemen brings passionate responses in Michigan
    Last night, two New York policemen were assassinated. Michigander Mark was infuriated that murderer, Ismaaiyl Brinsley, stated he was going to assassinate the policemen to avenge the death of Erick Garner who died due to complications from obesity...
  • Covington Protest
    Kentucky: Protesters appear at Covington Police Headquarters
    COVINGTON, Ky. - Dozens of protesters showed up at the Covington Police Headquarters on Saturday afternoon to demonstrate "die-ins" and to bring attention to the 'so-called' police brutality.With the recent grand jury decisions...
  • Man who videotaped friend's incident with police said he was harassed once it became public
    Citizen arrested for videotaping police encounters file freedom of speech suit
    As it was reported July 26 by MSN News through Reuters, the widow of the man who died while police officers were trying to take him into custody said her husband was a non-violent person and that she was afraid for his safety on the city streets....
  • Garner Connect Plug Into the Future
    Garner Connect conference connects the town with the people
    Spiritually caring for your community is about more than just what happens within the confines of your church building. Knowing where your town and city’s vision are going is just as vital as what is going on in your bulletin.The Town of...
  • Member of The Blue Crew
    Scotty McCreery, the baseball player
    To the people who see 17-year-old Scotty McCreery on television, in concerts and signing autographs, he looks like the small town aw-shucks teenager from Garner, North Carolina (just outside of Raleigh) who captured the country’s imagination...
  • Scotty
    Scotty McCreery comes home to Raleigh with American Idol LIVE Tour!
    Tonight is the social event of the month for Garner and Raleigh. While Garner's hometownboy Scotty McCreerywill most likely not get to even set foot in his own home; he and the other top 11 American Idol singers will be performing at the RBC...
  • American Idol Finals Watch Party
    Garner (NC) High School baseball pitcher Scotty McCreery wins American Idol
    Garner (NC) High School baseball pitcher Scotty McCreery, a seventeen-year old right hander with a good fastball and wicked curve ball, was announced by host Ryan Seacrest as the winner of American Idol season 10 on Wednesday night at the Nokia...
  • Scotty McCreery
    Garner gives Scotty McCreery an Idol's welcome
    GARNER, NC – Scotty! Scotty! Scotty!The town of Garner was chanting the name of hometown boy and current American Idol finalist Scotty McCreery as he came home to a huge parade Saturday. McCreery is one of three singers left on this year...
  • Strategic Behavioral Health
    New Garner business seeks the welfare of the city
    Yesterday at a press conference held in the Town of Garner, Town Chambers, Mayor Ronnie Williams announced that Jim Shaheen of Strategic Behavioral Health, LLC was going to build a 92 bed mental health facility for youth aged 6-16 within the Town...
  • Characters Quarters staff show off their costumes
    Raleigh Bars: Characters Quarters
    Characters Quarters 1506 Hwy 70 W Garner, NC 27529For those technical readers, Characters Quarters is actually in Garner. However, its location is barely outside the Raleigh city limits - about 800 feet outside. And while it's only a short hop...
  • Silent
    Gifted to Obey?
    Recently, I have had at least a half a dozen conversations about the church atmosphere in Garner. Lots of questions have been asked like, “Why do people leave Garner churches?” and “Why don’t people visit Garner churches?...
  • Share
    Three Fold Nature of the Gospel - Part Three
    Part One of the Three Fold Nature of the Gospel can be read and found here, while two can be found here. Preaching the Gospel Proclaiming the Gospel Sharing the Gospel As we grow in our understanding of all that Jesus has done for us, as we grow...
  • original manuscript of Handel's Messiah
    Handel's Messiah coming to nearby Garner this Christmas season
    Garner Sinfonia will be performing their Christmas Concert on Sunday, December 19th at 2pm. The concert will feature the Christmas portion of Handel's Messiah.The concert will take place at Garner Historic Auditorium. The address is: 742 W....
  • Church building
    Church buildings are merely tools
    As I have mentioned many times before, one of the largest obstacles in starting a new church in the Garner/Raleigh/Durham area (really anywhere) is finding an adequate place to meet. Garner, specifically, does not have many open places to rent,...
  • Garner Expo
    Why local expos matter
    Tomorrow is Garner’s annual Garner Business Expo where the Chamber of Commerce puts its best foot forward in showcasing both established and up and coming businesses in the area. Since moving to Garner in 2005, I haven’t missed one....