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Someone You Should Know | Apr. 8 2020

Someone You Should Know — Judy McGuirk

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Judy McGuirk, of Fultondale, retired in her 50s after working 32 years for General Motors.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 30 2020

YMCA of Greater Birmingham offering crisis child care at several locations

Health care workers, emergency responders and other essential personnel going to work during the coronavirus pandemic are getting help with child... [READ MORE]

Sports | Mar. 22 2020

XFL kicker ‘never loses faith’ in God’s plan throughout ups and downs of career

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Nick Novak has experienced a lot of beginnings in his football career, which may be why the... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 20 2020

Updates: Alabama Baptist colleges announce COVID-19 precautions

Alabama and Montgomery County health officials announced the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in the state on March 13, but Alabama Baptist colleges... [READ MORE]

Someone You Should Know | Mar. 18 2020

Someone You Should Know — Jessie Garrison

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Jessie Garrison, 79, of Pell City has spent 44 years helping children and teens fill their... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Mar. 4 2020

Former Alabama Baptist minister, associational worker dies at 84

John Robert Davis, former church staff minister and director of education for Madison Baptist Association, died Feb. 23. He was 84. A native... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Feb. 28 2020

Iva Jewel Tucker: ‘She hath done what she could’

If you knew Iva Jewel Tucker, then you aren’t surprised she lived to the age of 93. Iva Jewel’s spunk, spirit and tenacity rivaled everyone... [READ MORE]

Obituaries | Feb. 26 2020

Retired Pickens Association DOM dies on Valentine’s Day at 83

Gary Farley, retired director of missions for Pickens Baptist Association, died Feb. 14. He was 83. Farley first came to Pickens Association... [READ MORE]

Someone You Should Know | Feb. 26 2020

Someone You Should Know — Marilyn Spurgeon

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Marilyn Spurgeon firmly believes that Kingdom work continues beyond the age of 90. After... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Feb. 24 2020

University of Mobile Names Jon Seymour Head Baseball Coach, First Game at The Hank

The University of Mobile Rams baseball team took the field at Hank Aaron Stadium on Feb. 19 against cross-town rival Spring Hill College with... [READ MORE]

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