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Fire nothing but bump in road for Owensboro church

The offices of Life Community Church in Owensboro were badly damaged by a fire, which was reported about 7 a.m. Wednesday morning, according to an article in the Messenger-Inquirer, but don't expect the mission or vision of the church to be deterred.

Record 150 Boyce degrees awarded

A record 150 students graduated from Boyce College, the undergraduate school of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, in a May 13 commencement, surpassing the previous mark by more than 40 percent.

Retirement doesn't mean ceasing work for Winchester DR organizer

Paul Atchison is retired, but the 72-year-old is very active repairing roofs, building ramps and serving in many other ways.

'It's a God Thing' in Eastern Kentucky

Charles Roesel, Florida's Urban Pastor of the Year, made a trip to Eastern Kentucky recently to lead revival services at Rose Hill Missionary Baptist Church.

'Limitless opportunities' to highlight IMB message at SBC

Southern Baptists will learn more about how the International Mission Board partners with churches to overcome barriers and cross bridges together to effectively send missionaries to difficult-to-access places and global cities during the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting in St. Louis.

Highlights from exec. director's report

What happened in 2015 in Kentucky Baptist life? Paul Chitwood tells all.

Oneida: Thoughts from our graduates

The following comments were provided by some of our graduating seniors and were shared at our graduation ceremony. Thank you, Kentucky Baptists, for helping these young people and many more to reach this graduation milestone.

NAMB to launch Send Relief opportunities

Southern Baptists attending this year's SBC annual meeting in St. Louis will learn how their churches can engage local communities with the gospel by partnering with the North American Mission Board's new Send Relief initiative.

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13 incarcerated women receive milestone degrees

Hispanic church beams Gospel to its community

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Kentucky Press News Service

Cases against credit card skimmers remain under investigation at both federal and local levels

Simpson explosives suspect seeks evidence suppression

15-year-old killed in moped-vehicle collision

Laurel deputies charge London man following investigation into double shooting in Keavy Thursday

Crab Orchard Police seize more than 100 marijuana plants from Lincoln apartment

Attorney pleads guilty to theft, exploitation of Stanford veteran

Party video leads to arrest of two Magoffin schools employees

Time to stop population slide

One injured after SUV crashes into Floyd Subway

Tilghman youth services director has memorable trip to the White House

Takata recalls affecting local car owners

Owenton police officer arrested, charged with rape

Paper backing school tax prints names of petitioners against it, defends its decision

Recently hired Oldham County employee arrested for sex crimes with minor

Congress could pass military census fix

Banta case shows need for animal abuse law reform

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Eddyville woman charged with rape of inmate

Refugee resettlement town hall triggers community debate

Respect in the workplace: Factors that create a good work environment

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Two bikers injured in crash fleeing from police radar

Remembering Shafter Watts: Son uncovers veteran?s service history

Owensboro population closing in on 60,000

Hazard removal crucial to deactivation project in Paducah

Shooting injures 2 near U of L

Louisville vet living in shadow of Iwo Jima

Trucker charged with wanton murder in death

Advocacy groups oppose child nutrition bill


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