Opinion

Switching from mommy mode to work mode

Hope and Luke

By Amanda McBride

I left my house at 7:30 a.m. this morning with both kids and all three of us dressed. Well, Hope was still in her PJs. She refused to get dressed this morning. This was an accomplishment for … Read more

In our community – Praying For the Saints

Pastor Steve Ellison

Colossians 1:9-12 is one of the four “Prison Prayers of Paul”.  The other three are found in Ephesians 1, Ephesians 3, and Philippians 1.  They are so named because Paul wrote them while he was in Roman … Read more

Letter to the editor – A big thank you

We want to thank all the Ackerman merchants who so generously gave door prizes for our guest vehicle owners at the Choctaw Cruisers Car and Truck Show during the Pine Tree Music Fest. We are so lucky to live in … Read more

In our community – Love And Kindness

Written by Rev. Howard Lewis

Jeremiah 31:3
3 The Lord hath appeared of old unto me, saying, Yea, I have loved thee with an everlasting love: therefore with lovingkindness have I drawn thee.
As many of you know, I  now … Read more

In our community – A Thought for Today

Missionary Ernestine Kennedy

Keep your feet when you go into the house of the Lord, and be more ready to hear, then to give the sacrifice of fools, for they consider not that they do evil. Be not rash with… Read more

In our community – God’s Love

Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like a field of peace lilies, it’s beautiful to the one who beholds them. Thank you Heavenly Father for all of your wonder of nature.
I will forever praise your Holy name. Psalms 103:13 … Read more

Opinion: Circuit Judges for the area have served well

By Ken Strachan
Columnist

I learned after the May 9 qualifying deadline that Fifth Circuit Court Judges Clarence E. “Cem” Morgan III and Joseph  Loper will run unopposed for a sixth consecutive term in this year’s elections. It brought to … Read more