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Crying Babies and Rambunctious Children in Church I took my babies/children to church. Let me start off by saying that. But, I either took them to the nursery or they behaved during church (depending on their age.) Please, hang with…

Emerald’s Gem Box…

Happy Birthday Brooke Sunday, January 21, will mark the 23rd birthday of my daughter, Brooke. I have always lovingly called Brooke my “problem child.” Brooke IS the reason I had to keep health insurance. From the time she was born,…

Deb’s Notes

****Happy Birthday today to Dick Revell and tomorrow to Sam Hogg and Nick Combs! ****Daughters of Deborah #60 and Order of Eastern Star, PHA Worthy Matron Sis. Brenda Cook are hosting a benefit program for Bro. Bernard Cooper at 3…

Employment Matters

It’s here… January 2018 has finally arrived. It’s time for you new-employment seekers to jump back into the job market with both feet. And I certainly hope you make a big splash. Ok so let’s recap since the last time…

Emerald’s Gem Box…

Merry Christmas The countdown is finally coming to an end. Christmas is less than a week away and a brand-new year is less than two weeks away. Christmas is always such a fun time of year. The excitement can be…

Emeralds Gem Box

Shop Locally For Christmas Christmas is less than two weeks away and everyone is busy buying and wrapping presents in preparation of the holidays. Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday are behind us. Many of us might be…

Christian Concepts

She said; he said Reports claim that evangelicals are “conflicted” over Roy Moore’s candidacy for a senate seat in Alabama amidst claims of past sexual misconduct. Morality was an issue in the last Presidential election, and news stories abound within…

Employment Matters

How are they better? This one’s for all of you who are responsible for the bulk of the hiring at your company. Well mainly, I will touch on the candidate side of the discussion as well, but for the most…

Emeralds Gem Box

Veterans Day – In Honor Of Those Who Have Served Veterans Day came and went this past Saturday. With it came a three-day weekend for some, special family gatherings for others, or just another day at work (depending on what…