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Police: Student With Gun Who Took School Hostages In Custody

PHILIPPI, W.Va. (AP) – A 14-year-old boy held 29 students and a teacher at gunpoint in a West Virginia high school classroom Tuesday afternoon before he released them after negotiations and surrendered, authorities said. 618 more words


Police: 14-Year-Old Boy Holds Students, Teacher Hostage At School

PHILIPPI, W.Va. (KDKA) – A 14-year-old boy is being held in a juvenile detention facility after police say he took a teacher and nearly 30 of his fellow students hostage at a high school in Philippi, West Virginia. 211 more words


Prayer In the Midst of Problems.

About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them… – Acts 16:25 ESV

Most of us have no problem praying when everything around us is falling apart. 1,158 more words


New Book Available Locally and on Amazon

A new local history book published by the Historical Society tells the stories of nine historic houses including the Wilbor House, the Seaconnet House, the Lunt House, the  Strobell-Goodrich Cottage, the # 4 School House, the Huntoon House, the Marsh House and the Head House. 77 more words

Is There any "Dung" in Your Life?

S (Scripture): Philippians 3:6 In my zeal for God I persecuted the church. According to the righteousness stipulated in the law I was blameless. 3:7 But these assets I have come to regard as liabilities because of Christ. 390 more words

Digging Daily

Help us Feed our Mission Team Heading to Philippi, WV!

Our mission team will be heading to Philippi on July 24th through August 1st. Help us keep them strong & energized as they minister to the people there by providing them with food to eat. 44 more words

Pender UMC


Before the battle,
The mad, killing throttle,
Brutus and Horace perused Aristotle;
After the rattle,
Philippi a-mottle,
Still in sad circles the fly toured the bottle.