Pray for tornado victims
To all of our Hartselle Enquirer readers, I ask each of you to join me in prayer for all of those who have lost loved ones and their homes in the tornadoes on Wednesday of last week. I was told Sunday that a Mexican baby was found in Lawrence County in a family’s yard. The baby was alive and well and the baby’s family was located and they were safe. However, their nine-year-old daughter was killed in the storm.
I know in my heart that God was taking care of that baby and I count my blessings. We have been without power since Wednesday but I’m so very thankful for God’s blessings and the health of my family and myself, and to have a roof over our heads.
Shady Grove Baptist Church members express Christian love and prayers for the following servicemen and their families: Brandon Jones, Aaron Money and Rusty Smith, all in Afghanistan, Jack C. Herbert, John Black, John Hull, Derek Jones, Lance Brown, Anthony Jones. Lee Thompson and Brad Wallace, all in Iraq, Jeffrey Green, Ft. Benning, Ga., Robert Green, USS Mason, Josh Fagan, Alaska and Jeremy White, Virginia.
Shady Grove Baptist Church members recently remembered the following deceased church members on the anniversaries of their birthdays: David Earl James—April 5, 1960 to Nov. 22, 2010, Jewel Vest Lake—April 8, 1913 to Sept, 25, 2004, and Odis “Tobe” Morris, April 20, 1923 to Dec. 27, 2009. Hannah Lacy—April 12, 1999.
Congratulations go out to Danville Middle School’s “Purple Pride” newspaper staff for having the second place entry with its booth at the Morgan County Fair. It received a $150 prize. The DMS Robotics team deserves congratulations for winning a first place award with its booth at the fair. It received a $200 prize.
Special congratulations also go out to Jordan Wright for finishing in third place in the Morgan County education Assoc-iation’s “Read Across America” Poster Contest.
Special congratulations also go out to Drew Cooper for winning first place in the VFW Regional Essay Contest and second place in state competition. He advances to the national competition. Both of these students attend Danville Middle School.