Parenting In A Digital World Workshop Offered At Brainerd Baptist

Thursday, October 17, 2013

A "Parenting in a Digital World Workshop" will be held at Brainerd Baptist Church, 300 Brookfield Ave., on Wednesday, at 6:30 p.m. Kids are growing up in a digital world. As parents, how should we guards and guide our  kids? The workshop will be in BX CrossPointe B. There will be a one-hour workshop that will address things like internet use (filtering, passwords, etc.), mobile devices (apps, filtering, location services), and social media (Facebook, Instagram, Ask.fm, etc.). For more information, contact the church office.


Faith Community Wesleyan To Give Away Clothing & Hot Dogs April 8

Free clothing will be available at Faith Community Wesleyan Church on  April 8 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m .  Women's, Men's & Children's clothing will be available.  There will also be personal items such as toothpaste, toothbrushes, etc. free of charge. Free hot dogs and drinks will be served. The church is located on Shallowford Road beside Morning Pointe ... (click for more)

Eastdale Village Community UMC And Eastdale Nighborhood Association Offer Free Produce On Thursday

Eastdale Village Community UMC and the Eastdale Nighborhood Association will offer free produce to the public on Thursday.  The event will held at the church's parking lot, at 1403 Tunnel Boulevard, and will begin at 3:30, until all produce is gone. The church's fellowship hall will serve as the location if it rains. (click for more)

City Council Winner Anthony Byrd Told He Cannot Continue Working At The County And Be On City Post; Resigns At Criminal Court Clerk's Office

Anthony Byrd, who upset City Council Chairman Moses Freeman in the District 8 council race, has been told that under the city charter he cannot remain on his county job and hold the city post. Mr. Byrd has worked in the Criminal Court Clerk's office for the past 22 years. Criminal Court Clerk Vince Dean said Mr. Byrd got the news of the ruling on Tuesday. He said, "No one ... (click for more)

Judges Say Judge Bales Has Not Signed Letter To Governor On Medical Disability; They Can't Find Him

General Sessions Court Judge Gary Starnes said fellow Judge David Bales apparently has not yet signed a letter to the governor saying he plans to take medical disability. Judge Starnes said, "We can't reach him. He does not answer any of our calls or texts." He added, "We are concerned about his well-being." Judge Bales last Friday, after a sit-down meeting with the other ... (click for more)

Repeal Obamacare, Congressman Fleischmann - And Response

Chuck: I'm writing to express my strong opposition to the plan that is being rolled out by Paul Ryan to replace Obamacare. And as I'm writing this, I'm remembering all the times you and all of your Republican colleagues over the last six years campaigned on REPEALING  Obamacare and used that call to action as the basis for your reelection. And I'm also remembering the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: You, The Bald-Headed Lady

You were wearing a pretty sweat shirt and blue jeans when I saw you outside the Infusion Center at Erlanger Hospital on Wednesday. You were the one who was nearly bald and I was the guy you greeted with a huge smile as we said hello in passing. You reminded me exactly of my brother Franklin. Years ago when chemotherapy began to rob him of his hair, Franklin was pretty devastated ... (click for more)