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IN THE CARPENTER’S WORKSHOP: Sunday school

Sunday school is one of the most important times that children or adult Christians will ever have. What an irony that most Christians never go to Sunday school on a regular basis.

Community rallies to support cancer, accident victims

Dozens and dozens of ATVs made their way onto Charles Ferguson’s land off Ridge Road on Saturday, July 12, when Vernon Hill community members rallied together to host a benefit fundraiser for three close friends and family members.

CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's going on this weekend

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

Clarksville Fine Arts Center, Clarksville … 6th annual Bluegrass Gospel Concert July 26, 6 p.m. Lineup includes Hinson Girls, The Gentlemen of Bluegrass, The Churchmen and Mark Templeton & Pocket Change. Tickets are $12 advance, $15 at the door, and children 12 and under are free with paying adult.

Virginia’s Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday returns Aug. 1-3

Are you thinking about preparing for the upcoming school year — kindergarten, college, or somewhere in between? Or maybe you’ve finished school but want to refresh your wardrobe or stock up on office supplies?  If so, you may want to make a list because Virginia’s most popular sales tax holiday is just around the corner.

Pump prices in a mid-summer slide

As predicted by AAA, the retail price at the pump continued to tick lower following the Independence Day holiday due primarily to lower crude oil costs as the situation stabilizes in Iraq.  

IN THE CARPENTER’S WORKSHOP: Miracles

One thing which God’s people have always done to keep on going is to remember the miracles that he has performed.  Sometimes we celebrate the miracles he has done for others.  At other times, we remember the ones he has done for us.

‘Les Mis’ bringing down the house

Alison Streeter and Elliott Smith are bringing down the house as the two Thenardiers in The Prizery’s production of “Les Misérables.”  

CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening this weekend

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

Fraternal Order of Eagles, Sutherlin … Improbable Cause Band July 19, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. For info call 434-251-0994.

Expert reveals secrets of straw bale gardening

Fortune shined upon us in March of 2013 when we read an article in Carolina Country entitled, “Grow a Straw Bale Garden.” 

Long & Foster Real Estate comes to town

With the community in mind, all The Davis Company Realtors agents became agents of Long & Foster Real Estate Inc. as of Monday.