MLK Scholarship Banquet Rescheduled for March 2

FLORENCE, Ala. – The Scholarship Banquet for the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Committee N.W. ALA, has been rescheduled. Continue reading MLK Scholarship Banquet Rescheduled for March 2

Actors From the London Stage to Perform “King Lear” at UNA and local prison

 

FLORENCE, Ala. – The internationally acclaimed Actors From the London Stage touring theatre company will perform “King Lear,” March 15 and 16 at the University of North Alabama’s George S. Lindsey Theatre. Continue reading Actors From the London Stage to Perform “King Lear” at UNA and local prison

The gifts and calling of God are without repentance

 

Christian Author and Pastor Ron Craig

Although numerous other Scripture passages make it obvious that God did not scrap Israel for the church, this passage ought to forever settle the issue.    
Romans 11:25-29: “I [Paul] would not, brethren, that you should be ignorant of this mystery, lest you would be wise in your own conceits; [The mystery is] that blindness in part is happened to Israeluntil the fulness of the Gentiles be come in. And so, all Israel will be saved: Just as it is written, ‘There will come out of Sion the Deliverer [Jesus], and will turn away ungodliness from Jacob: For this is My covenant unto themwhen I will take away their sins.’

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Former State Senator Zeb Little Arrested for Felony Theft of More Than $25,000

Former Senator Zeb Little

(MONTGOMERY) – Attorney General Steve Marshall announced that former state senator Zeb Little, 50, of Cullman, was indicted* by a Cullman County grand jury on three counts of felony theft of property. Little surrendered to the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office yesterday and was released on a $15,000 bond. Continue reading Former State Senator Zeb Little Arrested for Felony Theft of More Than $25,000

Colbert Emergency Management issues advisory due to flooding

Flood waters almost touch the bottom of Oneal Bridge

TUSCUMBIA — The Colbert County Emergency Management Agency issued a travel advisory today due to flooding and debris. Continue reading Colbert Emergency Management issues advisory due to flooding

ALABAMA LEADS THE WAY WITH FEMALE GOVERNMENT LEADERSHIP

Alabama’s leading Political Columnist Steve Flowers

There has been a lot of talk about the advancement of women in politics over the past year. It has been suggested that more progressive states have led the way with this change. Alabama can very well make the case that we lead the nation in women taking leadership roles in our state. Continue reading ALABAMA LEADS THE WAY WITH FEMALE GOVERNMENT LEADERSHIP

The George Lindsey UNA Film Festival Announces Kick-Off Party and Annual Awards Show

FLORENCE, Ala. – The 2019 George Lindsey UNA Film Festival official Kick-Off Party will be held Thursday, Feb. 28, at 7:00 p.m., at the Gold Record Room, at 201 South Court Street in downtown Florence. Continue reading The George Lindsey UNA Film Festival Announces Kick-Off Party and Annual Awards Show

Under New Covenant God will never forsake Israel as a nation

 

Christian Author and Pastor Ron Craig

Additional Scriptures which reveal that God will continue to deal with the nation of Israel both now and forever. “I [Paul] would not, brethren, that you would be ignorant of this mystery, lest you would be wise in your own conceits; that blindness in part has happened to Israel, until the fulness of the Gentiles has come in.

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ALLIANCE DEFENDING FREEDOM CONGRATULATES LOCAL ATTORNEY

Tuscumbia Attorney Brent Woodall

The Alliance Defending Freedom (“ADF”) recently congratulated local attorney W. Brent Woodall in its Allied Attorney Success Newsletter (“newsletter”). The ADF is a national conservative non-profit legal organization that advocates for the right of people to freely live out their faith. Its newsletter recognized activity that occurred in the fourth quarter of 2018. The ADF congratulated Mr. Woodall for work he did on behalf of an optometry student at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (“UAB”). Continue reading ALLIANCE DEFENDING FREEDOM CONGRATULATES LOCAL ATTORNEY

Local Professor Selected for Prestigious Talent Development Program

Professor Michael Curtis Johnson                           

FLORENCE — University of North Alabama Cinematic Arts assistant professor Michael Curtis Johnson has been selected for the prestigious 2019 Berlinale Talents development program that takes place at the Berlin International Film Festival Feb. 9-14, 2019. He is one of 250 emerging international filmmakers from 77 countries selected from more than 3,400 applications. Continue reading Local Professor Selected for Prestigious Talent Development Program

THE SECRET SISTERS FEATURED AT SONGWRITING WORKSHOP AT UNA

FLORENCE – The University of North Alabama Writer’s Series, under the auspices of the English Department, will host a songwriting workshop with the Secret Sisters, Tuesday, March 19, in the Performance Center of the GUC. Continue reading THE SECRET SISTERS FEATURED AT SONGWRITING WORKSHOP AT UNA

THE WORD THAT HE COMMANDED TO A THOUSAND GENERATIONS

 

Christian Author and Pastor Ron Craig

“Know that the LORD your God, that he is God, the faithful God, Who keeps covenant and mercy with those who love Him and keep His commandments, to a thousand generations (Deuteronomy 7:9).” What covenant could Moses have been referring to if not that Abrahamic covenant? And how long did God say He will keep His part of that covenant? A thousand generations! So, it is still going.

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AUTHORITIES ASKING PUBLIC FOR HELP IDENTIFYING ROBBERY SUSPECT

LAUDERDALE COUNTY-The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a robbery suspect. Continue reading AUTHORITIES ASKING PUBLIC FOR HELP IDENTIFYING ROBBERY SUSPECT

Oscar Nominated Screenwriter Will Fetters to Appear at Lindsey Film Festival

Screenwriter Will Fetters

FLORENCE, Ala. – The George S. Lindsey UNA Film Festival is pleased to announce that producer and screenwriter Will Fetters will make a special guest appearance at this year’s film festival, February 28-March 2. Continue reading Oscar Nominated Screenwriter Will Fetters to Appear at Lindsey Film Festival

INSIDE THE STATEHOUSE BY STEVE FLOWERS

Alabama’s leading Political Columnist Steve Flowers

The Legislature has met for their organizational session and elected their leadership for the next four years.

Both the House and Senate leadership remain essentially the same as the last quadrennium. Continue reading INSIDE THE STATEHOUSE BY STEVE FLOWERS

CRAIG FORD OP-ED: Alabama Policy Institute’s Four Lies About “School Choice”

Craig Ford

In a recent editorial, the Alabama Policy Institute (API) attempted to label four of the arguments against “school choice” as myths.

I guess that’s what you have to do when the truth doesn’t fit your agenda. But the truth does need to be told, and the misinformation coming from the API needs to be corrected. Continue reading CRAIG FORD OP-ED: Alabama Policy Institute’s Four Lies About “School Choice”

FLORENCE PHARMACY ROBBER STILL AT LARGE

Notice the leather shoes

FLORENCE–A recent robbery at a Florence pharmacy remains unsolved as police seek the public’s help in identifying the suspect. Detectives have released surveillance pictures to up their chances in finding the man responsible. Continue reading FLORENCE PHARMACY ROBBER STILL AT LARGE

ARREST MADE IN PHIL CAMPBELL MURDER

Brittney Kaylen Barnett

PHIL CAMPBELL – Authorities have made an arrest in connection to a murder that occurred Monday night.

Brittany Kaylen Barnett has been arrested and charged with murder. Continue reading ARREST MADE IN PHIL CAMPBELL MURDER

Smart Start at UNA Benefits Students and Entrepreneurs

Students Imagine Innovative Products and Bring Them to Life

FLORENCE, Ala. – This past Friday night kicked off Smart Start Weekend, a two-day event for students to exchange business startup ideas, directed by the University of North Alabama’s College of Business. Continue reading Smart Start at UNA Benefits Students and Entrepreneurs

Actress Nancy Stafford to appear at 2019 George Lindsey UNA Film Festival

FLORENCE, Ala. – The George S. Lindsey UNA Film Festival is pleased to announce actress, speaker and author Nancy Stafford will make a special guest appearance at this year’s film festival, Feb. 28 – March 2.  Continue reading Actress Nancy Stafford to appear at 2019 George Lindsey UNA Film Festival