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The News & Observer
How can NC residents become better educated? This new group wants to find out.County Public Schools Dan Gerlach, president, Golden LEAF James Gilliard, pas
The News & Observer / Posted 14 hours ago
County Public Schools Dan Gerlach, president, Golden LEAF James Gilliard, pastor, Word Tabernacle Church, Rocky Mount Rocio Gonzalez, executive director, Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte Maurice “Mo” Green,... Read more
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Business Wire
The Cheesecake Factory Opens in Minnetonka, Minnesotalicensing agreements. The Company’s bakery division operates two bakery product
Business Wire / Posted 17 hours ago
licensing agreements. The Company’s bakery division operates two bakery production facilities, in Calabasas Hills, CA and Rocky Mount, NC, that produce quality cheesecakes and other baked products for its restaurants, international licensees and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham school board names Franklin County’s Pascal Mubenga new superintendentteacher at Chewning Middle School for three years, and began his career in in p
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
teacher at Chewning Middle School for three years, and began his career in in public education as a math teacher for Nash-Rocky Mount Schools. Mubenga earned a doctorate from Capella University in 2007. He also holds a master’s in secondary... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Officer shoots man while serving emergency custody orderROCKY MOUNT, Va. (AP) - A Virginia police officer shot and wounded a man while
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
ROCKY MOUNT, Va. (AP) - A Virginia police officer shot and wounded a man while serving an emergency custody order. State police say a Rocky Mount officer found the man at a shopping plaza after a magistrate issued the order. They said as the officer... Read more
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The News & Observer
Orange, Hillside share powerful moment during a player's scary injurydefeat East Chapel Hill 2-1 on Oct. 2, 2017 and move into first place in the Bi
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
defeat East Chapel Hill 2-1 on Oct. 2, 2017 and move into first place in the Big Eight 3A Conference. Fans lined up to see Rocky Mount Academy play Faith Christian for the first time in 8-man football. The Eagles, led by quarterback Isaiah Thomas,... Read more
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The Columbian
Evangelicals send letter to TrumpDiversity. Other signers from North Carolina include the Rev. James D. Gailliar
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Diversity. Other signers from North Carolina include the Rev. James D. Gailliard, pastor of World Tabernacle Church in Rocky Mount; J.D. Greear, pastor of Summit Church in Raleigh; Neal Thornton, pastor of Coats Baptist Church in Harnett... Read more
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The News & Observer
Here’s what you need to know in week 9 of the high school football seasonwith an average of zero points allowed per game. AREA GAMES PrepsNow ranking
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
with an average of zero points allowed per game. AREA GAMES PrepsNow ranking included Cary Christian at Faith Christian Rocky Mount (won 52-14) Cap-7 4A: Millbrook at No. 4 Cardinal Gibbons (won 37-21); Southeast Raleigh (won 33-14) at Enloe;... Read more
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The Star
High School Football65, Burlington Cummings 10 Richlands 39, Croatan 28 Richmond County 56, Hoke
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
65, Burlington Cummings 10 Richlands 39, Croatan 28 Richmond County 56, Hoke County 7 Robbinsville 27, Hickory Hawks 26 Rocky Mount 20, Wilson Hunt 14 Rocky Mount Academy 43, Raleigh St. David's 20 Rocky Point Trask 53, East Carteret... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Ashanti Billie laid to rest in Marylandroute between Hampton Roads and Charlotte, including but not limited to: The t
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 4 days ago
route between Hampton Roads and Charlotte, including but not limited to: The travel corridor from Rt. 17, to I-64 through Rocky Mount and Raleigh to Charlotte; The travel corridor from Route 58 to I-85 through Durham and Greensboro to Charlotte;... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Donate blood this Breast Cancer Awareness Month to support cancer patientsMall, 1401 Greenbrier Parkway 10/29/2017: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m., Chesapeake Square
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 5 days ago
Mall, 1401 Greenbrier Parkway 10/29/2017: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m., Chesapeake Square Mall, 4200 Portsmouth BoulevardFranklin Rocky Mount 10/26/2017: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., The Franklin Center, 50 Claiborne AvenueHampton City Hampton 10/16/2017: 2 p.m.... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC jazz legend Thelonious Monk honored in Congress. He would have been 100 on Tuesdayin that regard by contemporaries — saxophonist Charlie Parker and trumpeter Diz
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
in that regard by contemporaries — saxophonist Charlie Parker and trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, in particular. Born in Rocky Mount, Monk moved to New York at age 5. He died at age 64 in Englewood, New Jersey. His compositions were often sparse... Read more
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The News & Observer
Couple was making moonshine and growing pot inside home, police chargeCounty NC couple | News & Observer A photo of a marijuana growing operation in
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
County NC couple | News & Observer A photo of a marijuana growing operation investigators found in a search of a home near Rocky Mount, N.C. Oct. 9, 2017. A photo of a marijuana growing operation investigators found in a search of a home near... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Oct. 10, 2017that destroyed a section of the Gamboa dike. In 1917, legendary jazz composer
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
that destroyed a section of the Gamboa dike. In 1917, legendary jazz composer and pianist Thelonious Monk was born in Rocky Mount, N.C. In 1935, the George Gershwin opera "Porgy and Bess," featuring an all-black cast, opened on Broadway,... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Oct. 10: Thelonious Monk born in Rocky Mount, N.C.that destroyed a section of the Gamboa dike. In 1917, legendary jazz composer
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
that destroyed a section of the Gamboa dike. In 1917, legendary jazz composer and pianist Thelonious Monk was born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. In 1935, the George Gershwin opera "Porgy and Bess," featuring an all-black cast, opened on... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Oct. 10: Thelonious Monk born in Rocky Mount, N.C.that destroyed a section of the Gamboa dike. In 1917, legendary jazz composer
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
that destroyed a section of the Gamboa dike. In 1917, legendary jazz composer and pianist Thelonious Monk was born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. In 1935, the George Gershwin opera "Porgy and Bess," featuring an all-black cast, opened on... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historythat destroyed a section of the Gamboa dike. In 1917, legendary jazz composer
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
that destroyed a section of the Gamboa dike. In 1917, legendary jazz composer and pianist Thelonious Monk was born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. In 1935, the George Gershwin opera "Porgy and Bess," featuring an all-black cast, opened on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Shooting deaths of 4 elderly people in NC may have been gang-relatedsaid a family member found the bodies after checking on the home in the Glenvie
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
said a family member found the bodies after checking on the home in the Glenview community, just off Interstate 95 north of Rocky Mount. The sheriff said there were no signs of a struggle. He told a news conference that there were signs of forced... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
October 10for his unique improvisational style and who is the second-most recorded jazz c
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
for his unique improvisational style and who is the second-most recorded jazz composer after Duke Ellington, is born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. He died of a stroke at the age of 64 on Feb. 17, 1982. [ + - ] 1913: President Woodrow Wilson... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
October 10for his unique improvisational style and who is the second-most recorded jazz c
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
for his unique improvisational style and who is the second-most recorded jazz composer after Duke Ellington, is born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. He died of a stroke at the age of 64 on Feb. 17, 1982. [ + - ] 1913: President Woodrow Wilson... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 10for his unique improvisational style and who is the second-most recorded jazz c
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
for his unique improvisational style and who is the second-most recorded jazz composer after Duke Ellington, is born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. He died of a stroke at the age of 64 on Feb. 17, 1982. [ + - ] 1913: President Woodrow Wilson... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
5 Memorable Eastern North Carolina HurricanesNeuse, Cape Fear and Tar rivers had record flood stages and towns such as Kinst
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Neuse, Cape Fear and Tar rivers had record flood stages and towns such as Kinston, Pollocksville, Vanceboro, Greenville and Rocky Mount were under water. In all, it was the largest natural disaster in state history with billions in property damage... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
5 Memorable Eastern North Carolina HurricanesNeuse, Cape Fear and Tar rivers had record flood stages and towns such as Kinst
Kinston Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
Neuse, Cape Fear and Tar rivers had record flood stages and towns such as Kinston, Pollocksville, Vanceboro, Greenville and Rocky Mount were under water. In all, it was the largest natural disaster in state history with billions in property damage... Read more
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The News & Observer
Farmville Central at Nash Central football - Oct. 6, 2017- Oct. 6, 2017 | News & Observer Photo Gallery: Photojournalist Dean Stricklan
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
- Oct. 6, 2017 | News & Observer Photo Gallery: Photojournalist Dean Strickland’s coverage from prep football game between the Nash Central Bulldogs and Farmville Central Jaguars played in Rocky Mount, N.C. on Friday, October 6, 2017. Dean Strickl... Read more
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The News & Observer
Franklinton at Rocky Mount football - Oct. 6, 2017Photo Gallery: | News & Observer Photo Gallery: Photojournalist Dean Strickla
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
Photo Gallery: | News & Observer Photo Gallery: Photojournalist Dean Strickland’s coverage from the prep football game between the Rocky Mount Gryphons and the Franklinton Rams played in Rocky... Read more
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The News & Observer
Conference championship races are heating up after week 8 of the high school football seasonD.H. Conley scored 70 and South Central broke a school record with 84. Big Eas
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
D.H. Conley scored 70 and South Central broke a school record with 84. Big East statements: Southern Nash (6-1, 1-0) and Rocky Mount (2-4, 1-0) easily dispatched two worthy challengers, so is the Big East 3A Conference going to come down to a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Friday's Scores67, Carrboro 8 Richlands 33, Pender County 12 Robbinsville 41, Hayesville 0
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
67, Carrboro 8 Richlands 33, Pender County 12 Robbinsville 41, Hayesville 0 Rockingham County 14, Northeast Guilford 12 Rocky Mount 48, Franklinton 14 Rocky Point Trask 42, Lejeune 7 Rolesville 18, Raleigh Wakefield 6 Scotland 61, Hoke County... Read more
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The Star
N.C.High School Scoreboard67, Carrboro 8 Richlands 33, Pender County 12 Robbinsville 41, Hayesville 0
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
67, Carrboro 8 Richlands 33, Pender County 12 Robbinsville 41, Hayesville 0 Rockingham County 14, Northeast Guilford 12 Rocky Mount 48, Franklinton 14 Rocky Point Trask 42, Lejeune 7 Rolesville 18, Raleigh Wakefield 6 Scotland 61, Hoke County... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Friday's ScoresSouth Robeson 22 Reidsville 67, Carrboro 8 Richlands 33, Pender County 12 Ro
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
South Robeson 22 Reidsville 67, Carrboro 8 Richlands 33, Pender County 12 Rockingham County 14, Northeast Guilford 12 Rocky Mount 41, Franklinton 14 Rocky Point Trask 42, Lejeune 7 Rolesville 18, Raleigh Wakefield 6 Scotland 61, Hoke County... Read more
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The News & Observer
Golden LEAF aims funds at Hurricane Matthew recovery9, I arrived at the Golden LEAF Foundation offices on the banks of the Stoney C
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
9, I arrived at the Golden LEAF Foundation offices on the banks of the Stoney Creek, a major tributary of the Tar River in Rocky Mount, to find that the water had risen precipitously and with enormous power, moving boulders and washing away the... Read more
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Business Wire
The Cheesecake Factory to Webcast Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 Earnings Conference Call on November 1, 2017licensing agreements. The Company’s bakery division operates two bakery product
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
licensing agreements. The Company’s bakery division operates two bakery production facilities, in Calabasas Hills, CA and Rocky Mount, NC, that produce quality cheesecakes and other baked products for its restaurants, international licensees and... Read more
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Al.com
Former Alabama Power CEO joins Great Southern Wood boardArkansas; Columbus, Texas; Buckner, Missouri; Conyers, Georgia; Jesup, Georgia;
Al.com / Posted 12 days ago
Arkansas; Columbus, Texas; Buckner, Missouri; Conyers, Georgia; Jesup, Georgia; Mansura, Louisiana; Bushnell, Florida; Rocky Mount, Virginia; Hagerston, Maryland; and Fombell, Pennsylvania. McCrary retired from his position as CEO after nearly... Read more
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Business Wire
The Cheesecake Factory Adds Weekend Brunch to the Menulicensing agreements. The Company’s bakery division operates two bakery product
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
licensing agreements. The Company’s bakery division operates two bakery production facilities, in Calabasas Hills, CA, and Rocky Mount, NC, that produce quality cheesecakes and other baked products for its restaurants, international licensees and... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC narrows list of schools under consideration for state takeoverpicked from any district. In addition to Glenn, the remaining schools under co
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
picked from any district. In addition to Glenn, the remaining schools under consideration are Williford Elementary in Nash-Rocky Mount, Willis Hare Elementary in Northampton County and Southside Ashpole Elementary in Robeson County. Lee said he... Read more
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The News & Observer
“Durham will fight” local schools’ possible state takeover, DPS leader vowsOrleans. In addition to the two Durham schools, the other four still under con
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
Orleans. In addition to the two Durham schools, the other four still under consideration are Williford Elementary in Nash-Rocky Mount, Willis Hare Elementary in Northampton County and two Robeson County schools: R.B. Dean Elementary and Southside... Read more
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The Star
GWU women's team begins basketball workoutsin scoring with 15.2 points per game. She earned All-Big South honorable mentio
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
in scoring with 15.2 points per game. She earned All-Big South honorable mention honors in 2016-17. Senior Alexus Hill (Rocky Mount) and sophomore Carley Plentovich (Clearwater, Fla.) round out GWU’s returning leading scorers, averaging 9.0 and... Read more
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Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald
State Takeover?schools still eligible are Glenn Elementary and Lakewood Elementary (Durham Pub
Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
schools still eligible are Glenn Elementary and Lakewood Elementary (Durham Public Schools), Williford Elementary (Nash-Rocky Mount Schools), and R.B. Dean Elementary and Southside Ashpole Elementary (Robeson County Schools). Once the two... Read more
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The News & Observer
Holding ‘needs to be challenged,’ says Iraq war veteran running in GOP primaryactive with the Franklin County GOP for several years – works at BB&T, is compl
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
active with the Franklin County GOP for several years – works at BB&T, is completing his degree at N.C. Wesleyan College in Rocky Mount and is the father of four young children. He just added candidate to his list of titles, filing on Sept. 23 to... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
BRS Aerospace Positions Installation Network for Cessna 172/182 Aircraft Parachute Recovery SystemsAirport Rd, Johnson City, NY 13790, USA 607-821-2982 Aircare Aviation Service
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 15 days ago
Airport Rd, Johnson City, NY 13790, USA 607-821-2982 Aircare Aviation Services & Support 7900 Air Care Dr, Rocky Mount, NC 27803, USA 252-977-1717 Air Orlando Sales, Inc. 407-898-7251 Propel Aviation Sales & Services, LLC 14300... Read more
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The News & Observer
Rocky Mount Academy at Faith Christian football - Sept. 29, 2017Photo Gallery: | News & Observer The Rocky Mount Academy Eagles visited the F
The News & Observer / Posted 17 days ago
Photo Gallery: | News & Observer The Rocky Mount Academy Eagles visited the Faith Christian Rocky Mount Patriots in a high school football game on Sept. 29, 2017. Johnny... Read more
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The News & Observer
Bye weeks, near-upsets and a losing streak snapped. What a night of high school footballSanderson holds off Leesville Road, Rocky Mount Academy wins and more week 7 hi
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
Sanderson holds off Leesville Road, Rocky Mount Academy wins and more week 7 high school football scores | News & Observer Ayden-Grifton back J.C. Darden (40) celebrates a late touchdown. The South Lenoir Blue Devils visited the Ayden-Grifton... Read more
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The Christian Post
Prominent Evangelicals Urge Trump to Condemn the Alt-Right as 'Evil'Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Taberna
The Christian Post / Posted 18 days ago
Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacle Church President - The Impact Center Rocky Mount, NC Dr. Steve Gaines President of the Southern Baptist Convention Senior Pastor, Bellevue Baptist... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Evangelicals urge more action from Trump against alt-rightBaptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacl
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacle Church President - The Impact Center Rocky Mount, NC Dr. Steve Gaines President of the Southern Baptist Convention Senior Pastor, Bellevue Baptist Church... Read more
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News 8000
Evangelicals urge more action from Trump against alt-rightBaptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacl
News 8000 / Posted 19 days ago
Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacle Church President - The Impact Center Rocky Mount, NC Dr. Steve Gaines President of the Southern Baptist Convention Senior Pastor, Bellevue Baptist Church... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Evangelicals urge more action from Trump against 'alt-right'Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Taberna
FOX Carolina / Posted 19 days ago
Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacle Church President - The Impact Center Rocky Mount, NC Dr. Steve Gaines President of the Southern Baptist Convention Senior Pastor, Bellevue Baptist... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Evangelicals urge more action from Trump against 'alt-right'Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Taberna
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 19 days ago
Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacle Church President - The Impact Center Rocky Mount, NC Dr. Steve Gaines President of the Southern Baptist Convention Senior Pastor, Bellevue Baptist... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Evangelicals urge more action from Trump against 'alt-right'Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Taberna
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 19 days ago
Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacle Church President - The Impact Center Rocky Mount, NC Dr. Steve Gaines President of the Southern Baptist Convention Senior Pastor, Bellevue Baptist... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Evangelicals urge more action from Trump against 'alt-right'Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Taberna
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 19 days ago
Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacle Church President - The Impact Center Rocky Mount, NC Dr. Steve Gaines President of the Southern Baptist Convention Senior Pastor, Bellevue Baptist... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Evangelicals urge more action from Trump against alt-rightBaptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacl
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacle Church President - The Impact Center Rocky Mount, NC Dr. Steve Gaines President of the Southern Baptist Convention Senior Pastor, Bellevue Baptist Church... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Evangelicals urge more action from Trump against 'alt-right'Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Taberna
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 19 days ago
Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacle Church President - The Impact Center Rocky Mount, NC Dr. Steve Gaines President of the Southern Baptist Convention Senior Pastor, Bellevue Baptist... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Evangelicals urge more action from Trump against alt-rightBaptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacl
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 days ago
Baptist Church Chattanooga, TN Rev. James D. Gailliard Pastor, World Tabernacle Church President - The Impact Center Rocky Mount, NC Dr. Steve Gaines President of the Southern Baptist Convention Senior Pastor, Bellevue Baptist Church... Read more
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